Free Press Journal
  • Sensex closes high; 22,764.83 on robust earnings

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex today gained 136 points to close at all-time high of 22,764.83 on increased capital inflows driven by robust earnings by bluechip led by Reliance Industries.

  • Prakash Javadekar

    National polling pattern indicates Cong rout: BJP

    Hyderabad: Polling of over 70 per cent votes in the first five phases of elections in 232 Lok Sabha seats across the country clearly indicated that people were voting for a regime change and Congress losing its traditional poverty plank, a senior BJP leader said today.

  • Subrata Roy

    Sahara to SC: Will deposit Rs.3,000 crore in 3 days

    New Delhi: In yet another proposal, Sahara group chief Subrata Roy Monday told the Supreme Court that Rs.3,000 crore would be deposited within three working days of his release from jail and another Rs.2,000 crore by May 30.

  • Summer diet: Hog on fruits, veggies to stay active

    Los Angeles: Soaring temperatures make people lazy, so it’s time to make some dietary changes  to stay fit during summer. Experts suggest that adding selective fruits and vegetables to everyday diet can show up great results.

  • narendra modi

    Corrupt politicians will be behind bars: Modi

    Etah (UP): BJP leader Narendra Modi Monday said in Hardoi all corrupt leaders in the country would have to face trial if he is voted to power in the Lok Sabha elections.

  • New software can map criminal gang connections

    Washington: Researchers have developed a new software that uses call records and other information to map hierarchies within criminal organisations.

  • BofA-ML says high voter turnout raises hope of BJP-led government

    New Delhi: The high voter turnout in the first five phases of the Lok Sabha elections has led the market to believe that the poll outcome could place the Bharatiya Janata Party and National Democratic Alliance in a strong position, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said in a report.

  • kapil sibal

    Amit Shah is a murder accused: Sibal

    “Evidence suggests that Gujarat chief minister’s office was directly involved in the 2002 (‘murder’) conspiracy,” Sibal said.

  • Sharad Pawar

    Pawar keeps door ajar for Third Front

    “There is no Third Front as on today. These type of situations develop after the elections and then some viable alternative does emerge,” Pawar said.

  • BJP trashes newspaper report on Togadia’s alleged anti-Muslim rant

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party today rejected a news report by The Times of India that claimed that Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Pravin Togadia made an anti-muslim speech in Bhavnagar in Gujarat, calling on Hindus to force out Muslims from Hindu neighbourhoods and prevent them from buying properties in “Hindu areas”.

  • PollDance: Karunanidhi- Still defiant as sun sets on political life

    New Delhi: From a celebrated screenwriter of Tamil films to five-term chief minister of Tamil Nadu and a key player in national politics, Muthuvel Karunanidhi’s life, nearing 90 years, is the stuff movies are made of–a heady mix of family strife, public histrionics and party infightings.

  • sharad pawar

    Patel should disclose if he is related to Shivlal: Pawar

    Mumbai: Former BCCI chief Sharad Pawar wants Justice J N Patel, who is part of a three-man probe panel set up by the Board to investigate the IPL corruption scandal, to come clean on his reported links with the body’s interim President Shivlal Yadav.

  • After bombs, Boston Marathon under tight security

    Boston: For years, state and local officials have conducted a “tabletop exercise” before the Boston Marathon, a meeting that allows them to study a map of the 26.2-mile course and plan for emergencies that could arise during the race.