Free Press Journal
  • Osama hunt: Doctor’s sentence reduced by 10 years

    Islamabad: The sentence of a doctor who helped the US track down slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was on Saturday reduced by 10 years and his fine reduced by Pakistani Rs.10 lakh (over $10,000).

  • Don’t dig pits on roads for Holi celebrations: VMC

    Vadodara: Hitendra Patel, chairman of the standing committee of the Vadodara Municipal Corporation, has appealed the people not to make pits in the road to build the Holi fires tomorrow.

  • Malaysian police visits house of missing plane’s Captain

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian police today went to the house of Captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah, the pilot of the missing flight MH370, minutes after Prime Minister Najib Razak announced that investigators will refocus on the crew and passengers of the aircraft that disappeared eight days ago.

  • BJP CEC meet begins in New Delhi

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Central Election Committee on Saturday met to decide the party candidates for the upcoming general elections.

  • JD(U) fields Bihar Speaker against Meira Kumar in Sasaram

    New Delhi:  The Janata Dal (United) today fielded Bihar Assembly Speaker Uday Narain Chowdhary and former bureaucrat K P Ramaiah from Sasaram and Jamui constituencies respectively for the Lok Sabha elections.

  • Arvind Kejriwal's Road Show

    Kejriwal’s Bangalore road show draws curious crowds

    Bangalore: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal began his road show here Saturday to campaign for his party’s candidates contesting the general elections April 17 across Karnataka.

  • Woman jumps into well with two minor daughters

    Lalitpur: A 28 year-old woman allegedly committed suicide alongwith her two minor daughters by jumping into a well in Garokala village here, police said today.

  • You tend to yawn lesser as you age: Study

    Washington: A new research has suggested that a person’s ability to yawn after seeing another person do the same reduces with age.

  • `Emotion readers` in cars can help save lives on road

    Washington: Scientists believe that detecting emotions and reading facial expressions, like anger, irritation and fatigue, of a person driving a car using embedded cameras can help save lives on the road.

  • Uttam Khobragade calls U.S action unacceptable

    Mumbai: Devyani Khobragade’s father, Uttam Khobragade on Saturday lashed out at United States of America (U.S.A) for what he called an act of sheer aggression against India for re-indicting his daughter with false charges filed by New York based US Attorney Preet Bharara.

  • Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

    Kejriwal thinks he is contractor of morality: BJP

    New Delhi: Taking a jibe at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday said the AAP has become a tool of entertainment, and added that AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal believes he is a contractor of morality.

  • Should the media not applaud Kejriwal’s anti corruption plank?

    New Delhi:  It is true that every anti corruption movement in recent history has decisively shifted the centre of gravity of Indian politics yards to the right, as writers have asserted recently. Such campaigns have always had considerable media support.

  • Shocking… Roads still missing in Kedarnath region

    Syalsaur (Uttarakhand): Nine months after a devastating cloudburst rained death and destruction in Uttarakhand, a vast mountainous region leading to the Kedarnath shrine is yet to get its roads back.