Free Press Journal
  • packaged food harmful

    Packaged foods could, indeed, be harmful

    packaged food harmful
    London: Beware of excessive intake of packaged foods! In a commentary, environmental scientists have cautioned about the harmful effects of synthetic chemicals used in food packaging and processing.

  • Excessive tanning can be an addiction

    Michigan: Are you mad about sun-bathing and don’t leave any chance to tan your body? You may be suffering from a tanning addiction.

  • 35 militants killed in Pakistan air strikes

    Islamabad: At least 35 militants were killed Thursday as Pakistan Air Force warplanes pounded their hideouts in North Waziristan region after getting approval of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

  • Pm announces 6-pt package for successor states of Andhra

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today announced a six-point development package for successor states of Andhra Pradesh including grant of special category status including tax incentives to Seemandhra.

  • AAP moves SC against President’s rule in Delhi

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party today moved the Supreme Court challenging the decision to impose President’s rule in Delhi on the recommendation of the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung alleging it was done to protect Congress leaders and former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit from corruption charges.

  • President’s rule in Andhra Pradesh likely

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh is heading for a spell of President’s rule with Governor ESL Narasimhan recommending imposition of central rule after the resignation of Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy.

  • CBI to probe MNREGA irregularities in UP during BSP rule

    New Delhi: Spelling fresh trouble for BSP ahead of general elections, CBI will soon start a probe in the alleged misappropriation of funds under MNREGA scheme in seven districts of Uttar Pradesh during the party’s rule.

  • MNS activists vandalise toll booth?

    Thane: Suspected Maharashtra Navnirman Sena workers ransacked a toll plaza located at Kharigaon-Kalwa in the district today.

  • Not joining AAP, says Achuthanandan

    Thiruvananathapuram: Veteran CPI-M leader V.S. Achuthanandan Thursday admitted to having met lawyer and Aam Aadmi Party leader Prashant Bhushan but asserted that he is not interested in joining the Arvind Kejriwal-led party.

  • SAC probing cases against Deputy CM, others: Omar

    Jammu: The State Accountability Commission is probing eight cases against some politicians including Deputy Chief Minister Tara Chand and three of his ministerial colleagues, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said in the Assembly today.

  • Embarrassment to govt: Chiranjeevi opposes T-bill in RS

    New Delhi: In an embarrassment to UPA, a minister today opposed Telangana bill in Rajya Sabha in the presence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, drawing flak from BJP which questioned whether a member of the Council of Ministers can oppose the government’s decision.

  • NIA files second charge sheet against Yasin Bhatkal, aide

    New Delhi: The NIA today filed its second charge sheet against Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his close associate Asadullah Akhtar in connection with a case of alleged conspiracy to carry out terror acts in the country.