Free Press Journal
  • No point staying in power after Jan Lokpal setback: Bhushan

    New Delhi: Holding BJP and Congress responsible for the fall of Arvind Kejriwal government, AAP leader Prashant Bhushan today said the party was left with no option but to quit as implementing Jan Lokpal was their top priority.

  • Shailesh Dubey named BJP’s Jhabua district chief

    Jhabua (MP):  BJP leader Shailesh Dubey has been appointed President of Jhabua district unit and tasked with the responsibility of ensuring a good showing by the party in the coming Lok Sabha elections.

  • Alleging ‘harassment’, Radiology student ends life in AP

    Rajahmundry (AP): A second year post-graduate student of GSL Medical College here allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence in Kakinada district of Andhra Pradesh, police said today.

  • AAP’s future course of action to be decided after PAC meeting: Yogendra Yadav

    New Delhi:  A day after Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal tendered his resignation as Delhi Chief Minister over the Jan Lokpal Bill, party leader Yogendra Yadav on Saturday said that the future course of action would be decided after the meeting of the party’s Political Affairs Committee (PAC).

  • Peace talk negotiators urge Pak Taliban to refrain from carrying out attacks

    Islamabad:   Following a peace meeting between government and Taliban negotiators in the federal capital recently, a joint statement was issued by both sides calling upon the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan to end arbitrary activities to ensure peace in the country.

  • Mamata prefers district tours over assembly sessions

    Kolkata: Known for her indefatigable energy, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has been crisscrossing the state, reaching out to the remotest corners since she came to power 33 months ago. But there is a sprawling white building in the heart of the city – the state assembly – where her rare attendances are raising hackles among the opposition.

  • Money and parenting don’t gel well

    Toronto: Don’t call your investment banker to pick best stocks of the day or make a business call while getting your kids’ homework done.

  • N Kiran Kumar Reddy n Telangana Issue

    Kiran Reddy keeps everyone guessing over Telangana

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy is keeping everyone guessing about his next move even as the central government tabled in parliament a bill to break up the state.

  • Himachal’s hilltop shrine damaged in fire

    Kangra (Himachal Pradesh): An ancient hilltop wooden shrine in Himachal Pradesh was damaged in a fire, officials said Saturday. The temple is closed in winter owing to heavy snowfall.

  • Three Indonesia airports reopen after volcano eruption

    Jakarta: Three airports in Indonesia reopened today while four others remained closed, officials said, after a volcanic eruption killed three people and forced mass evacuations.

  • Fourteen killed in mishap

    Jodhpur: Fourteen people were killed and four others injured when two SUVs collided head-on in Khariberi village near Jodhpur, police said today.

  • New study may impact design of running shoes

    Melbourne: Scientists have found how foot muscles support the arch of the foot, a finding that could spark a change in the design of running shoes.

  • Small earthquake shakes 2 US states

    Columbia:  A small earthquake has hit in South Carolina, startling residents and shaking homes both in South Carolina and across the border in Georgia.