Free Press Journal
  • Top BJP, Cong leaders to launch blitzkreig in Karnataka

    Bangalore: Top Congress and BJP leaders will launch a blitzkreig in Karnataka from tomorrow seeking to give a big thrust to the chances their parties in the April 17 Lok Sabha polls that holds out the prospect of a tight race between the two principal players.

  • Modi vows to bring back blackmoney

    Kurukshetra: Committing to bring back blackmoney stashed abroad, Narendra Modi today said if elected to power, he would take all the necessary steps, including framing a law or signing pacts, and vowed to take action against anyone who has “looted” the country.

  • AAP candidate Udhayakumar gets pre-arrest bail

    Madurai: Anti-nuclear activist and Aam Aadmi Party nominee in Lok Sabha polls S P Udhayakumar was today granted anticipatory bail by the Madurai Bench of Madras High Court in a two-year old criminal case linked to an anti-KNPP protest in which he is facing a non-bailable arrest warrant.

  • Meghalaya CM has violated Model Code of Couduct: EC

    Shillong: The Election Commission today said Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has violated Model Code of Conduct by using a government-run chopper service to ferry him to campaign rallies in the Garo Hills region.

  • Hafeez quits Pakistan’s T20 captaincy

    Karachi: Pakistan’s influential allrounder, Mohammad Hafeez today announced he was stepping down as captain of the national T20 team after its shock group-stage exit from the ICC World T20 tournament in Bangladesh.

  • IM men behind bomb planting at Hyderabad’s Dilsukhnagar: NIA

    New Delhi:  NIA has told a court here that top arrested Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives Tehsin Akhtar and Zia-ur-Rehman alias Waqas were actively associated in the “planning” and “planting” of two IEDs which exploded at Dilsukhnagar in Hyderabad last year, claiming 16 lives.

  • IPL’s India leg to be played from May 2

    Mumbai: The Indian Premier League (IPL) will return to India May 2 for the remaining 36 matches, including four play-offs, that will be played in the home-leg.

  • Air India, IndiGo, GoAir join latest war over airfares

    New Delhi: It’s bonanza time for air travellers, with Air India, IndiGo and GoAir today joining the latest war over airfares, launched by SpiceJet which had earned the wrath of DGCA for offering one rupee air fares two days ago.

  • Harshvardhan could have taken legal action on penalty: Sibal

    New Delhi: Refuting allegations levelled by BJP leader Harshvardhan of favouring Reliance Communications in reducing penalty on the company, Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal questioned his motive for not taking any legal action at that time and making charges now.

  • Petition filed in Pak SC to lift travel ban on Musharraf

    Islamabad: A petition was today filed in Pakistan’s Supreme Court seeking the lifting of a travel ban on former military ruler Pervez Musharraf to allow him to visit his ailing mother in the UAE.

  • Most netizen talking negative about Kejriwal,Digvijay & Modi

    New Delhi: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal, Digvijay Singh of Congress and BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi top the list of persons receiving most negative comments on Internet, according to tracking application launched by telecom firm MTS with social media website Social Samosa.

  • No Cong, RJD tie-up for bypolls to five Bihar Assembly seats

    Patna: Having sewn up an alliance for the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar with the RJD, the Congress has decided to go alone in the upcoming by-election for five Assembly seats in the state and announced its candidates for three seats today without consulting its ally.

  • Shiv Sena and MNS men come to blows while filing nominations

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) activists came to blows outside the Old Custom House in South Mumbai today, after their respective party candidates reached there to file their nominations.

  • Molestation case: Chargesheet filed against J&K Minister

    Srinagar: Police today filed a chargesheet in a local court against a former Jammu and Kashmir Minister in connection with a molestation case filed against him by a lady doctor in February this year.