Free Press Journal
  • Bhujbal urges Raj Thackeray to get toll figures from officials

    Nashik: Maharashtra Public Works Department (PWD) Minister and in-charge of Nashik district Chhagan Bhujbal said that Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray could meet state PWD officials and get details of toll collected across Maharashtra.

  • Manipuri youth stabbed, robbed

    New Delhi: In another incident of attack on a person from the northeast in the national capital, a 22-year-old Manipuri youth was allegedly stabbed and robbed by some unidentified assailants in Mehrauli area here in the wee hours today.

  • Govt and Vodafone talks over tax dues break down

    New Delhi: There has been a breakdown in talks between the government and Vodafone over tax dues. Sources say that the government is likely to withdraw the proceedings.

  • Delhi Govt to create strong investigation team

    New Delhi: With many high profile graft cases being handed over to the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB), Delhi Government today said it was working towards creating a strong investigating team of honest officers to ensure fair probe in alleged irregularities.

  • Shokeen withdraws support to AAP government officially

    New Delhi: Independent MLA Rambir Shokeen today formally withdrew his support to Arvind Kejriwal led Delhi government, bringing down the strength to 35 in the 70-member house.

  • Shirley Temple Black

    Former child star Shirley Temple Black dies

    Los Angeles: Iconic child star Shirley Temple Black, who rose to stardom at a very young age by starring in Depression-era films ‘Bright Eyes’ and ‘Heidi’, has passed away at the age of 85.

  • UK school bans skirts for girls

    London: A school in the UK has banned girls from wearing skirts as teachers believe hemlines had risen to a level that was both “impractical” and “immodest”.

  • Deceased Arunachal student’s family meets Rahul Gandhi

    Kolkata: Family of deceased Arunachal student Nido Taniam, who was beaten up mercilessly at a busy market in New Delhi, met Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday and pressed their demand for action against Delhi police.

  • India’s hinterland continues to remain target of terrorists

    New Delhi: The Indian hinterland continues to remain the prime focus of Pakistan-based terrorist outfits, particularly the Lashkar-e-Taiba and Indian Mujahideen, Minister of State for Home RPN Singh said today.

  • No secret here, women do prefer tall men

    New York: Does height matter when it comes to matters of the heart? Yes, and to women the most mostly for femininity and protection.

  • Third front’s only agenda is to save Congress: Modi

    Bhubaneswar: Taking a dig at the efforts by some political parties to set a third front, BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Tuesday said such a move has only one  purpose – to save the Congress.

  • Young girls with mental illness at higher risk of pregnancy

    Toronto: A first-of-its-kind research examining trends in fertility rates among girls with mental illness finds that young girls with mental illness are three times more likely to become teenage parents than those without a major mental illness.

  • Raj Thackeray

    Day before MNS rasta roko on toll, Raj gets police notice

    Mumbai: Two days after the MNS chief Raj Thackeray announced a state-wide ‘rasta roko’ on Wednesday to protest against toll collection in the state, police today served a notice to him asking the leader to refrain from any activity that would create law and order problems.