Free Press Journal
  • Kalmadi announces ‘support’ to Pune LS poll nominee

    Pune: Ending speculations about his possible candidature as an independent after being denied Congress ticket for Pune Lok Sabha seat, sitting MP Suresh Kalmadi, under cloud for his alleged involvement in the CWG scam, today announced his “unconditional support” to official party candidate Vishwajeet Kadam.

  • People want Modi to become PM: AP BJP

    Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh BJP today said that decentralised development of Seemandhra region is only possible if the party comes to power at the Centre.

  • BJP in catch 22 situation in Haryana as ally SAD favours INLD

    Chandigarh: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has put its key ally BJP in a tight spot in Haryana by throwing its weight behind candidates of Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), who are contesting on all the ten Lok Sabha seats in the state.

  • Your unconscious mind can detect a lie

    Washington: When it comes to detecting deceit, your unconscious mind may be more accurate than conscious thought in pegging truth-tellers and liars, according to a new research.

  • What attracts women when men dance revealed

    Washington: A group of evolutionary biologists claim that they have figured out exactly which dance movements catch a woman’s eye.

  • Erase voting ink at your own risk!

    New Delhi: NCP chief Sharad Pawar has waded into a controversy for asking his supporters to remove the indelible ink mark and vote twice in the coming Lok Sabha election. But makers of the ink say it cannot be erased so quickly and those who try to do so with chemicals may end up burning their fingers.

  • Govt will firmly deal with anti-talk NDFB: Gogoi

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said his government would firmly deal with the anti-talk NDFB(Songbijit) faction which was threatening Congress members.

  • Bodo rebels shoot two security men, threaten Assam polls

    Guwahati: At least two security personnel were injured in firing by anti-talks faction of the NDFB militants in Assam’s Udalguri district Tuesday morning. The faction has threatened to disrupt the Lok Sabha polls in the state.

  • Relatives clash with police in China, seek truth about plane

    Beijing: Over 300 angry relatives of Chinese passengers aboard the Malaysian airliner today clashed with security personnel outside Malaysia’s embassy here as China demanded the truth about the jet’s mysterious crash.

  • Now, enjoy gigantic 10,000-calorie burger for `free`

    London: A chip shop owner is challenging people to eat what may be the meatiest burger ever with a total of 10,000 calories, and if they finish the treat, they don’t have to pay anything.

  • We are ready to pay Rs.20,000 crore to SEBI: Sahara to SC

    New Delhi: Sahara group Tuesday offered to the Supreme Court to pay market regulator SEBI in a span of one year Rs.20,000 crore of the money it has to return to the investors collected through Optionally Fully Convertible Debentures (OFCD).

  • Low back pain biggest source of global disability

    Washington: Low back pain causes more disability around the globe than any other condition, and accounts for a third of all work related disability, according to new research.

  • Rs 12.58 crore cash seized in TN during election raids

    Chennai:A sum of Rs 12.58 crore in cash and goods worth Rs 6.47 crore have been seized by Election Commission officials during their raids across Tamil Nadu ahead of the April 24 the Lok Sabha polls, a senior election official said here today.

  • Rajnath counters Sushma, says decision on Jaswant taken by CEC

    New Delhi: Contradicting his party colleague Sushma Swaraj, BJP president Rajnath Singh today suggested that Jaswant Singh was denied ticket from Barmer after the Central Election Committee discussed the issue and that the step was taken due to certain “political compulsions”.

  • Naveen denies BJD tickets to 35 sitting MLAs & 6 MPs

    Bhubaneswar: Undertaking a massive change in the list of candidates for both the Lok Sabha and assembly elections in Odisha, ruling BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik today denied tickets to 35 sitting MLAs and 6 MPs.

  • AAP candidate Balakrishnan declares Rs 190 cr assets

    Bangalore: Former Infosys Board Member and Aam Aadmi Party candidate for Bangalore Central Lok Sabha seat V Balakrishnan has declared his and his family’s assets at about Rs 190 crore.

  • Sibal takes a dig on Modi, criticises BJP’s “Modi ki sarkar” slogan

    New Delhi: Union Law Minister and senior Congress leader, Kapil Sibal, on Monday lashed out at BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and said the party’s slogan of “Modi ki sarkar” was unconstitutional as India cannot be run by an individual.He also took a dig at prime ministerial candidate Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Narendra Modi, calling him inexperienced.

  • Cong to release manifesto tomorrow

    New Delhi: Facing tough Lok Sabha elections, Congress is expected to fall back on left-of-centre policies focusing on welfare measures and widening the ambit of rights- based legislations to include healthcare and employment in the party’s manifesto to be released tomorrow.