Free Press Journal
  • EC issues show cause notice to Mulayam

    The Election Commission today issued a show cause notice to Samajwadi Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for allegedly threatening contractual government teachers to vote for his party if they want to retain their jobs.

  • Maxwell steals a thriller for Kings XI against Super Kings

    Glenn Maxwell’s whirlwind 95 off 43 balls gave Kings XI Punjab a comprehensive four-wicket win against Chennai Super Kings in a mammoth run chase in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here Friday.

  • ‘Media ignored Manmohan Singh’s development pitch’

     With Prime Minister Manmohan Singh set to lay down office in about a month, his communication adviser made a belated attempt to redeem his battered image, suggesting that even that the media, especially television, did not take enough note about the all-round progress of the country and the prime minister’s thrust on development.
    The UPA-II government has not not been as successful as UPA-I because of the global economic slowdown, the prime minister’s communications adviser,

  • Narendra Modi reaches out to Mamata

    BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has expressed the hope that if he comes to power at the centre, he would get cooperation of Mamata Banerjee govt in creating a conducive atmosphere for industrialization in West Bengal including resolving the Singur problem.

  • Mount everest worst accident

    13 killed in worst-ever Everest accident

    Nepalese tourism ministry said 13 bodies had so far been recovered and ferried to base camp. As many as seven climbers were said to be missing.

  • sonia gandhi

    Demoracy not safe in the hands of one person: Sonia

    “I know only that the democracy of any country is not safe in the hands of only one person and therefore this time you have to take the decision carefully,” Sonia said.

  • ashok Chawla CCI

    Roles of CCI, sectoral regulators complementary: Chawla

    New Delhi: Emphasising the importance of competition norms for good business environment, fair trade watchdog CCI chief Ashok Chawla has said its mandate and that of sectoral regulators are complementary in nature.

  • Selvagannapathy MP

    A day after conviction, DMK leader resigns from RS

    Dharmapuri: Facing imminent disqualification after a CBI court sentenced him to two years imprisonment in the cremation shed scam, DMK leader and former Tamil Nadu Minister T M Selvaganapathy today resigned from the Rajya Sabha.

  • narendra modi

    Ready for probe if corruption charges against me as PM: Modi

    New Delhi: Narendra Modi today said that, if voted to power, he would give priority to preventing corruption in future before addressing the old cases and would be ready to face investigation if charges are levelled against him “professionally”.

  • robotic mini sub

    Robotic submarine launches 5th mission

    Perth: A mini-submarine deployed to find the crashed Malaysian jet has touched record depths in the Indian Ocean beyond its operating limits and embarked on a fifth mission today with still no sign of the plane’s wreckage.

  • AAP complaint against Ajit Pawar for threatening villagers

    Pune: An AAP candidate from Baramati Lok Sabha constituency has accused Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar of threatening villagers of cutting off their water supply if they did not vote for Supriya Sule, NCP nominee and daughter of the party chief Sharad Pawar.

  • mamata banerjee

    Forensic team begins investigations into fire

    A separate inquiry was being made at the district level to ascertain the reason for yesterday’s fire which broke out while Banerjee was in the bathroom.