Free Press Journal
  • INLD complains to EC against AAP candidate

    Chandigarh: The alleged misuse of his government residence by an AAP leader who recently quit his government job in Haryana has been reported to the Election Commission by the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD).

  • RSP walks out of LDF after being denied seat

    Thiruvananthapuram:  Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP), a constituent of the Left Democratic Front (LDF) in Kerala, Saturday walked out of the alliance after it was denied a Lok Sabha seat, saying it was fed up with the overbearing attitude of the CPI-M.

  • Delhi to get 5,000 new women voters

    New Delhi:  The Election Commission has received about 5,000 new voter enrolment forms after holding a day-long voting awareness campaign for women in the national capital Saturday, said an official.

  • Sonia Gandhi

    Sonia, Rahul, Nilekani in Congress’ first list

    New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi (Rae Bareli) and vice president Rahul Gandhi (Amethi) figure in the first list of party candidates for the Lok Sabha elections released here Saturday.

  • De-recognize Congress, says BJP

    New Delhi:  The BJP Sunday urged the Election Commission to de-recognize the Congress after accusing it of repeatedly flouting the model code of conduct ahead of Lok Sabha polls.

  • Minor girl raped, murdered in Bihar

    Patna: A minor girl was allegedly raped and murdered, and her body was found in the state capital Sunday, said police.

  • Roadside bomb kills seven in Afghanistan

    Kabul: Seven people were killed and eight others injured when a roadside bomb hit a civilian vehicle in Afghanistan, a government spokesman said Sunday.

  • Naidu urges Kiran, Pawan to strengthen TDP

    Hyderabad: Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Sunday asked former chief minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy and actor Pawan Kalyan to back the TDP to ensure a bright future for Telugu-speaking people.

  • Devendra Prasad Yadav joins JD-U

    Patna:  Former union minister and Samajwadi Janata Dal-Democratic chief Devendra Prasad Yadav Sunday joined Bihar’s ruling Janata Dal-United. He is set to contest the Lok Sabha polls from Jhanjharpur.

  • AAP’s Savita Bhatti opts out of LS contest

    Chandigarh: Less than 10 days after she was declared the AAP candidate for the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat, Savita Bhatti, widow of comedian-actor Jaspal Bhatti, has opted out of the race.

  • Mahesh Manjrekar to contest election

    Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar Sunday announced he will contest the Lok Sabha election from Mumbai North-West as a Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) candidate.

  • Search continues for missing Malaysian airliner

    Kuala Lumpur: The whereabouts of a Beijing-bound Malaysia Airlines jetliner missing with 239 aboard since early Saturday are still unknown despite a round-the-clock search operation even as Malaysian authorities said Sunday the plane may have turned back before disappearing.

  • No sign of missing Malaysian airliner, search continues

    Kuala Lumpur: The whereabouts of a Beijing-bound Malaysia Airlines jetliner missing with 227 passengers and 12 crew since early Saturday are still unknown despite a round-the-clock multilateral search and rescue operation, officials said.

  • Nitravet gang nabbed

    • One of the three accused is a minor and all were under influence of drug
    • Police mum on supply of prohibited drug

    Indore: City police on Saturday arrested three miscreants, including a minor, for stabbing more than half- a- dozen of people on February 21. The accused stabbed the victims under the influence of Nitravet, a prohibited drug. Police are investigating the source of

  • Glitches hit ‘ Chai pe Charcha with NaMo’

    Indore: Women of Indore deprived of having a chat with BJP’s prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, over issue of women empowerment. The Gujarat chief minister was answering to volley of questions of women on the special occasion of ‘ International Women’s Day,’ on Saturday. The BJP organised a ‘ Chai pe Charcha with NaMo’ in Indore too at 56 Shops and it was led by local MP Sumitra Mahajan.

  • Removal drive continues on Chhawani road

    Indore: On the 8th day of removal drive, residents and traders Chhawani Road removed encroached portion of their buildings on their own, on Saturday. Trucks and tractors were hired to pick up debris from the road. People of the area have been engaged in removing portion of their shops and residence which are coming in the way of road, which is one of the busiest roads of the city.

  • Murder at carom center: 3 arrested

    Indore: Police solved the murder mystery at a carom board center in Valmiki Nagar and arrested three persons including director of the center, his brother and friend. Prakash Suryavanshi alias Munna ( 30), when he was bashed by assailants at a carom board center. Police gradually made headway into the case by interacting with possible witnesses.


    Indore: A special voter camp will be held on Sunday in all polling booths of the district for adding name of those citizens who have not yet registered their names to the voters list. In view of the Lok Sabha elections, those citizens who forgot or missed to file their names in the voters list are being given another opportunity.