Free Press Journal
  • Sensex spurts 173 pts on fag-end buying as inflation eases

    Mumbai: Ahead of the general budget, the Sensex today spurted 173 points — its biggest rise in a month — on fag-end buying triggered by global cues and firming rate cut hopes after wholesale inflation fell to a seven-month low.

  • England, Sri Lanka, South Africa and Zimbabwe win

    Dubai:  A 151-run fourth wicket partnership between Ed Barnard and Ben Duckett provided 1998 champions England a solid start in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup as they defeated the hosts United Arab Emirates by 213 runs in Abu Dhabi today.

  • Nadeem Iqbal finishes 85th

    Sochi: India’s cross country skier Nadeem Iqbal had a disappointing outing as he finished 85th in the men’s 15km classic run event at the Winter Olympic Games here today.

  • BJP is not against the Bill, says Harshvardhan

    New Delhi: After the introduction of the Jan Lokpal Bill was stalled in the Assembly today, BJP leader Harshvardhan today said that are not against the Bill and infact “support it 100 times more than the AAP government”.

  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

    Kejriwal quits as Delhi CM after Lokpal fiasco

    New Delhi:  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Friday resigned after failing to table the Jan Lokpal bill in the assembly, ending 49 days of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rule in the capital.

  • Let Sheila defend herself in graft case: AAP govt to HC

    New Delhi: The AAP-led government today moved the Delhi High Court to withdraw the appeal of previous Congress dispensation against a lower court order to register an FIR against former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit in a corruption case.

  • Delhi govt favours commutation of death sentence of Bhullar

    New Delhi:  Delhi government has pleaded with the Supreme Court to commute death sentence of Khalistani terrorist Devinderpal Singh Bhullar to life imprisonment on the ground of his mental illness.

  • AAP calls meeting at party office

    New Delhi: Hundreds of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supporters Friday reached the party office in central Delhi to attend a meeting called by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

  • Italian PM resigns amid much bickering

    Rome: Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta submitted his resignation Friday after 10 months as the head of two bickering Left-right coalitions.

  • Breast cancer drug in bodybuilding supplements?

    London: Are you on dietary supplements to build a robust body? Get alarmed as a breast cancer drug is reportedly being sold in bodybuilding dietary supplements.

  • New research funding puts Rett Syndrome cure on the horizon

    London: Researchers from Scotland and the US are taking a step towards reversing the effects of Rett Syndrome, a debilitating genetic disease affecting very young children in large numbers worldwide.

  • New autonomous robotic construction crew to build towers

    Washington: An Indian-origin scientist at Harvard has developed an army of autonomous termite-like robots that can cooperate to build complex structures such as towers and pyramids without any supervision.

  • Moderate exercise cuts stroke risk in women

    Washington: Moderate exercise such as brisk walking may cut stroke risk by 20 per cent in women, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found.

  • Robocop Movie Review

    Movie Review: Robocop – Engaging reboot of a Sci-fi classic

    RoboCop: Engaging reboot of a Sci-fi classic
     
    Starring: Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Keaton, Jay Baruchel, Abbie Cornish, Douglas Urbanski, Jennifer Ehle, Michael K.Williams, Jackie Earle Haley, John Paul Ruttan

  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

    Kejriwal hints he may quit

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal hinted at his resignation Friday when he said that this “seems like our last (assembly) session”.