Free Press Journal
  • Contractualisation has led to job insecurity, says SUCI (C)

    Vadodara: Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) politburo member Krishna Chakraborthy alleged here today that contractualisation and outsourcing have made jobs of millions of people insecure.

  • BJP-led alliance in TN is principal combatant, says Advani

    Vellore: Veteran BJP leader L K Advani today said the six-party alliance formed by his party in Tamil Nadu has changed the battlescape, with people seeing it as the “principal combatant” in the electoral contest, otherwise dominated by DMK and AIADMK.

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    Malaysian police probes sabotage in MH192 emergency landing

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian police is probing if there was any sabotage behind the emergency landing of a Bangalore-bound flight carrying 166 people on board and the government has sought a report within two days.

  • Illegal mining: SC seeks response from Centre, Odisha govt

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today sought response from the Centre and Odisha government on a PIL seeking CBI probe into illegal mining in Odisha and stopping all mining activities in the state.

  • Lok Sabha polls drawing Punjabi NRIs

    Chandigarh: Over a thousand Punjabi NRIs from several countries have arrived in their homestate to participate and canvass during the ongoing Lok sabha polls.

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    Nitish lambasts Iman, hits out at Congress

    Kisanganj: Embarassed by withdrawal of JD(U) candidate from the race for Kisanganj Lok Sabha seat, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today lambasted him as a “coward” and “betrayer” and hit out at the Congress for taking credit for opening of a campus of Aligarh Muslim University.

  • Visit by Indian youth delegation to China put off

    Beijing: A visit by a 100-member Indian youth delegation to China next month has been put off amid reports that Beijing has asked India not to include any person from Arunachal Pradesh in the group.

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    HC refers Jiah Khan’s suspected suicide case to police

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today asked late actor Jiah Khan’s mother Rabia Khan to approach the Mumbai police commissioner with her grievances regarding the probe into the death of her daughter.

  • SC reserves order on Subrata Roy’s plea against custody

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday reserved its order on Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy’s plea challenging its March 4 decision to send him to judicial custody for his failure to comply with its 2012 order to return investors’ Rs.24,000 crore which his two companies – SIRECL and SHICL – had collected.

  • South Korean ferry toll rises to 87

    Seoul: The toll of the South Korean ferry that capsized and sank off the country’s southwestern coast last week reached 87 Monday, the Coast Guard said.

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    NASA crashed Moon probe at 5,800 km per hour

    Washington: NASA’s LADEE Moon probe crashed into the lunar surface at 5,800 km per hour – three times the speed of a high-powered rifle bullet – as the spacecraft closed its six-month mission, the US space agency said.

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    Google Glass is your neighbourhood surgeon!

    New York: Using the wearable eyewear Google Glass, doctors in the US saved the life of a patient – opening up a possibility for the device to become an integral part of medical care.

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    Dhoni the only leader in team of captains: McCullum

    Abu Dhabi: Though Chennai Super Kings is home to four international captains this Indian Premier League, New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum insists that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the sole leader of the pack and says he has lots to learn from his India counterpart in his first year with the franchise.

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    Coalgate: CBI closes cases against Vijay Darda

    New Delhi: After nearly two years of probe, CBI has filed a closure report in two Coal block allocation cases, giving a clean chit to Congress MP Vijay Darda and his company JLD Yavatmal Energy Limited as the agency could not find any “evidence” of criminal conspiracy or cheating.

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    Madani backs Modi for not accepting skull cap

    “Accepting or wearing skull cap is politics of symbolism and political parties should desist from doing such things”, Mahmood Madani said.

  • No post-poll alliance with TMC: BJP

    Kolkata: There is no possibility of any post-poll alliance between BJP and Trinamool Congress, BJP leader Siddharth Nath Singh today said.

  • AAP wants Togadia arrested for speech; BJP, RSS defend him

    New Delhi/Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) A reported anti-Muslim speech by VHP leader Pravin Togadia triggered a furore Monday, with the AAP  demanding his arrest for the “hate speech” and the BJP and RSS defending the VHP president and denying that he made any anti-Muslim statement.