Free Press Journal
  • Ishrat case: CBI gives documents to Law Ministry

    New Delhi: CBI has provided to the Law Ministry additional documents and fresh submissions for an opinion on whether sanction is needed to prosecute Intelligence Bureau officers in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case.

  • Occultist gets death for beheading baby

    Bankura (WB): A court here in Bankura district has sentenced to death an occultist, who beheaded a baby and drank its blood as a ritual two-years ago.

  • AAP protests outside Jaitley’s house

    New Delhi,: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) members Tuesday protested outside BJP leader Arun Jaitley’s house following which BJP workers held a counter protest against the party.

  • Rajiv Gandhi case: SC reserves order on convicts’ plea

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today reserved its verdict on the plea of death row convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case seeking commutation of their sentence to life imprisonment, which was vehemently opposed by the Centre.

  • Complaint of Ugandan women proves AAP was on right track: Ashutosh

    Noida, Uttar Pradesh: After reports of three Ugandan women being held hostage by a drug mafia came to light, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) spokesperson Ashutosh on Tuesday said this reflected that the party was right about the drug and sex racket, and had rightly conducted the raid in South Delhi some weeks ago.

  • Nursery guidelines: HC to hear pleas of schools on Feb 25

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today preponed hearing on the petitions of unaided private schools challenging the new nursery admission guidelines issued by the Lt Governor by which various decisions including scrapping of 20 per cent management quota were taken.

  • PlanComm calls meeting for easing on arrival Visas tomorrow

    New Delhi: Tourist visa on arrival for 40 more countries including US, UK and Germany could become a reality soon as the Plan panel has convened a meeting of the ministries concerned tomorrow to remove the last hurdle.

  • Tendulkar, C.N.R. Rao - honoured with Bharat Ratna

    Tendulkar, C.N.R. Rao conferred with Bharat Ratna

    New Delhi:  Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and eminent scientist C.N.R. Rao were Tuesday conferred with the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award, by President Pranab Mukherjee in an gliterring ceremony in the Durbar Hall of the

  • Tripura tribel student protest and candel slogans against racism

    Tania killing: Northeastern students meet home minister

    New Delhi: A northeastern students’ delegation led by Minister of State for Minority Affairs Ninong Ering Tuesday met Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and demanded a judicial enquiry into the death of a youth

  • EC appoints observers for elections in four states

    New Delhi: The Election Commission of India has appointed special observers for the biennial Rajya Sabha elections in Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Odisha, and West Bengal on Feb 7, a statement said Tuesday.

  • Spurt in HIV cases in Kerala

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala has seen an increase in the number of HIV positive cases, a minister said Tuesday.

  • Judge recuses from hearing revision plea against Vijayan

    Kochi: Another judge of the Kerala High Court today recused himself from hearing the revision petition challenging the discharge of CPI(M) leader Pinarayi Vijayan and six others in the SNC Lavalin graft case.

  • Sushil kUmar Shinde - will take action against the guilty

    Nido’s death: Shinde promises action against the guilty

    New Delhi:  Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde today promised to take action against those responsible for the death of a 19-year-old student from Arunachal Pradesh and ensure a speedy probe.

  • Kin of road mishap victim get nearly Rs 40 lakh compensation

    New Delhi: Family members of a 32-year-old man, who died after being hit by a rashly driven tractor on his way to Haridwar, have been awarded a compensation of nearly Rs 40 lakhs by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here.

  • Occultist gets death for beheading baby

    Bankura (WB):  A court here in Bankura district has sentenced to death an occultist, who beheaded a baby and drank its blood as a ritual two-years ago.

  • BJP expresses concern over economic blockade

    Itanagar: The BJP today demanded that both Assam and Arunachal Pradesh governments embark on a dialogue to withdraw the economic blockade, a fall out of the January 29 incident at Chawldhowa in Sonipur district of Assam where ten CPI(ML) supporters were gunned down.