Free Press Journal
  • Arms factory unearthed, four arrested

    Muzaffarnagar: Four persons have been arrested after police unearthed an arms manufacturing factory and seized 18 pistols, police said today.

  • Principal rapes student

    Ballia (UP): A principal has been arrested for allegedly raping a nine-year-old student of his school here, police said today.

  • SC to take up Bhullar’s plea March 26

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court said Monday that if the government fails  to take a decision on terror convict Devinderpal Singh Bhullar’s plea seeking the commutation of his death sentence into life imprisonment, then it would decide the matter.

  • Obama to meet new Ukrainian PM Wednesday

    Washington: US President Barack Obama will meet Ukraine’s new Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk here Wednesday, the White House said Sunday.

  • Merkel wants global contact group for Ukraine

    Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for forming a contact group to find a political solution to the Ukraine crisis, as she talked to Russian President Vladimir Putin over phone Sunday, the government here said.

  • Cameron, Putin seek diplomatic solution of Ukraine crisis

    London: British Prime Minister David Cameron and Russian President Vladimir Putin favoured finding a “diplomatic solution” of the situation in Ukraine, as they help talks over phone Sunday, a Downing Street spokesperson said.

  • US sanctions will not deter Russia: Ex- Pentagon chief

    Washington: As the US considers implementing additional sanctions against Russia over the latter’s recent moves in Ukraine’s Crimea, former US Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Sunday that such measures will not deter Russia.

  • 41 killed in Iraq attacks

    Baghdad: At least 41 people were killed and 129 wounded in separate attacks, including a massive suicide bombing, in Iraq Sunday, police and medical sources said.

  • Paswan’s LJP announces list of candidates for 6 Bihar seats

    NEW DELHI : Lok Janshakti party leader Ram Vilas Paswan today announced the list of candidates for six out of the seven parliamentary constituencies in Bihar, from which the party will contest the Lok Sabha elections.

  • Cong releases first list of 194 candidate for Lok Sabha polls

    NEW DELHI : The Congress’ first list of 194 candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections released today included party President Sonia Gandhi, Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani.

  • BJP releases 2nd list of Lok Sabha candidates

    New Delhi: BJP announces 52 names in second list of Lok Sabha candidates Former Karnataka CM Yeddyurappa to contest from Shimoga  Ananth Kumar to contest from South Bengaluru Chandan Mitra to contest Lok Sabha poll from Hooghly

  • Seven persons injured in fire mishap

    Muzaffarnagar: Seven persons, including three children, were injured when a fire broke out in a factory here, police said today.

  • SP fields Lok Sabha candidates from Assam, MP, Andhra

    Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party (SP) has released a list of candidates who would contest the Lok Sabha elections in Madhya Pradesh, Assam and Andhra Pradesh, a party leader said Monday.