Free Press Journal
  • Andhra municipal elections counting on April 9

    Hyderabad: The counting of votes polled in Sunday’s municipal elections in Andhra Pradesh will be takeup on April 9 as the state high court Tuesday rejected a petition seeking postponement of the process till the general elections.

  • Get high on booze till 4 a.m. in Goa

    Panaji: The Goa government Tuesday relaxed excise norms to enable bars and alcohol outlets to stay open till 4 a.m. on payment of an additional fee.

  • Cong takes potshots at BJP over Bharti’s Modi remark

    New Delhi: Congress today took potshots at BJP over Uma Bharti’s clarification on Narendra Modi’s oratorical skills suggesting that “poor” Bharti had to eat a humble pie due to the growing clout of the BJP’s PM candidate.

  • Former TN DGP joins AIADMK

    Chennai: Former Tamil Nadu DGP and Chennai City Police Commissioner R Nataraj today joined ruling AIADMK.

  • Delhi HC asks poll panel to decide over MNS suspension

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked the Election Commission to take a decision expeditiouslon a representation seeking suspension of recognition of the MNS as a political party for its alleged use of “hate language” against non-Marathi people on its website.

  • Customer care gets makeover with Haptik app

    New Delhi: Tired of reading endless frequently asked questions on the internet or waiting for a call centre executive to receive your call? Haptik, a new mobile app hopes to bail you out of your woes.

  • Sonia Gandhi has done nothing for Rae Bareili: Ajay Aggarwal

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Supreme Court lawyer Ajay Aggarwal on Tuesday said that Congress President Sonia Gandhi had already lost from Rae Bareili as she had done nothing for her constituency.

  • Microbes caused Earth’s biggest extinction 250 mln years ago

    Washington: Methane-producing microbes may be responsible for the largest mass extinction in Earth’s history – an event that wiped out 90 per cent of the planet’s species 252 million years ago, a new MIT study has found.

  • Varanasi,UP to lay foundation for NDA Govt,says Modi’s General

    Varanasi: Narendra Modi’s candidature from Varanasi will help BJP gain more seats in eastern Uttar Pradesh as well as neighbouring Bihar and lay the foundation for an NDA government, his close aide Amit Shah said today.

  • Rajan warns of turmoil in mkts if polls deliver unstable govt

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan today said the markets have built up high hopes of the elections delivering a stable Government, but cautioned against “some turmoil” in the equity, and perhaps the bond and forex markets, if an unstable dispensation comes to power.

  • Train to Pakistan prime issue as poll contest gathers momentum

    Barmer: A halt for the Jodhpur-Karachi Thar Express here has emerged as one of the main electoral issues as two lakh residents having family or business ties with Pakistan want easy boarding point for the cross-border train.

  • No Modi wave in Arunachal: Tuki

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki today claimed that there was no Modi wave in the state and Congress would make a clean sweep in the April-9 Lok Sabha and Assembly polls in the state.