Free Press Journal
  • Former Congress leader Venod Sharma praises Modi

    Kurukshetra (Haryana): Former union minister and sitting legislator Venod Sharma Sunday sought to highlight the wrongs that allegedly plagued the Congress party, and showered praise on BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

  • Local AAP leader commits suicide

    Jind: A 30-year-old local Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at his house here, police said today.

  • Varanasi seat row: BJP should consider ‘winnablity’ aspect

    New Delhi: Amid reports of his unhappiness over moves to field Narendra Modi from his constituency Varanasi, BJP veteran Murli Manohar Joshi today sent out a subtle message to the party leadership by saying it should keep in mind the winnability aspect besides the “prestige” of the Prime Ministerial candidate while taking a decision.

  • Missing Malaysian jet: terror angle being probed

    Kuala Lumpur/Beijing: Malaysia today launched a terror probe into the mysterious disappearance of a plane with 239 people aboard after it emerged that two passengers boarded the flight with stolen passports, even as a massive multinational search mission continued for the second day without any success.

  • RSS is anti-women: Cong

    New Delhi: Congress today accused the RSS of being “anti-women” and said that BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi should make clear the saffron group’s stand on the issue.

  • LGBT community hopes for fresh thought after polls

    Kolkata: A Supreme Court ruling overturning a Delhi High Court order decriminalising gay sex may have aggrieved members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, but the rainbow youth brigade looks forward to the April-May general elections, hoping young guns at the centre will bring about a positive change in law.

  • Jadeja jumps to 5th in ICC bowlers rankings

    Dubai: All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja of India was the biggest mover in the One-Day International (ODI) bowlers’ rankings, jumping four places to fifth while Pakistani spinner Saeed Ajmal continues to lead the rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) here Sunday.

  • Antony not to contest LS polls

    Thiruvananthapuram: Congress today scotched speculation that senior leader and Defence Minister A K Antony might contest from a Lok Sabha seat in Kerala.

  • Will announce Bengal candidates soon: AAP

    Kolkata: Asserting that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will field eight to 10 candidates from West Bengal for the Lok Sabha polls, party leader Pankaj Gupta Sunday expressed regret over social activist Anna Hazare endorsing Mamata Banerjee and her Trinamool Congress.

  • Salman Khan hints at marriage with Lulia Vantur

    Salman Khan & Lulia VanturSuperstar Salman Khan has hinted at a possibility of getting hitched by the end of this year as he is tired of being single for a long time.

  • Defence, CBI computers may be prone to spying from overseas

    New Delhi: About 3,000 Internet connections, including those of the Ministry of Defence, security agencies, the CBI and banks in Delhi, have been found to be compromised, probably for snooping from foreign locations, according to a report submitted by cyber security experts to government.

  • Mars Orbiter Mission - Mangalyan

    India’s Mars mission 200 days away from reaching final destination

    Mumbai: India’s ambitious maiden inter-planetary voyage Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), launched in November last year, has covered over 21 million km and as of today is exactly 200 days away from reaching the red planet’s orbit on September 24.

  • JD(U) terms MNS-Narendra Modi bonhomie as opportunistic

    Mumbai: Janata Dal United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav on Sunday assailed Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray’s decision to endorse Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi,as unprincipled and opportunistic.

  • AAP gets into electoral combat in Kerala

     Kerela: A set of popular faces, from a writer to former civil servant, are to be the candidates of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Kerala in the Lok Sabha polls.