Free Press Journal
  • Ink attack on Kejriwal


    Varanasi: Black ink was thrown at AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal during a road show here Tuesday after he reached Varanasi to take on BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

  • Srini under pressure as three BCCI VPs ask him to resign

    New Delhi: Pressure today mounted on N Srinivasan to quit as BCCI chief with three Vice Presidents joining former cricketers and administrators in asking him to respect the Supreme Court observation that he should step down for a fair probe into the IPL fixing scandal.

  • Rangasamy led government let down people, says Narayanasamy

    Puducherry: Union Minister and Congress candidate for the April 24 Lok Sabha polls in Puducherry V Narayanasamy today said though the Centre had allocatted enough funds for the developmental activities of the union territory, the ruling AINRC was spreading “misleading propaganda” that it was denied money.

  • EC order on natural gas, govt to consult SG or AG, Moily

    Bangalore: Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily today said the Solicitor General or Attorney General of India would examine the EC’s order asking the government to defer till elections the doubling of natural gas prices by companies like RIL.

  • HC upholds EC order on two leaves painting on TN buses

    Chennai: In a setback to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, the Madras High Court today upheld the Election Commission order to cover the painting of leaves on small buses resembling the AIADMK symbol of “two leaves”.

  • Domestic help files lawsuit against Bangla NY Consul General

    New York: Bangladesh Consul General in New York is facing charges of abusing his domestic help, just months after Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade’s domestic help filed a lawsuit against her for similar reasons.

  • Moily refuses to comment on poll panel’s decision on gas pricing

    Bangalore: Union Oil Minister, Veerappa Moily on Tuesday refused to comment on the Election Commission asking the government to defer the proposal to hike gas prices which was set to come into effect from April 01 prior to the Lok Sabha elections scheduled for next month.

  • Nine suspected Maoists held in Jharkhand

    Jamshedpur: Nine suspected Maoists, including four women cadres, were caught by security personnel during an operation in Dalma hill area in Seraikela-Kharswan district.

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    Hard to understand how BJP won MP Assembly polls: Digvijay

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    Bhopal: Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh today said BJP’s win during the last year’s Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections was unexpected in view of several issues like corruption and scams in the state.

  • SC will pass its own verdict if Srinivasan does not step down: Aditya Verma

    New Delhi: Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) Secretary Aditya Verma, who filed a PIL against BCCI president N.Srinivasan on Tuesday, said the Supreme Court clarified that if the latter did not step down from his post, no fair investigation could take place in the IPL spot fixing case.

  • Protestors throw eggs at Kejriwal’s car

    Varanasi: Eggs were thrown at AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal’s car outside the Kashi Vishwanath Temple here today, his supporters alleged.

  • Newborn baby buried alive in Tripura

    Agartala: A newborn baby girl was buried alive by her mother in a village in Tripura, police said here Tuesday.

  • Kejriwal reaches Varanasi, faces noisy protest

    Varanasi: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal arrived here Tuesday to a hostile reception from apparent supporters of BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.