Free Press Journal
  • Gold, silver bounce back on stockists buying

    New Delhi: Gold prices recovered by Rs 210 to Rs 30,250 per ten gram in the national capital today on stockists buying for the wedding season despite weak global trend.

  • Ram Vilas Paswan

    Paswan discloses he divorced first wife in 1981

    Patna: LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan disclosed for the first time that he divorced his first wife in 1981 after Bihar’s ruling JD-U challenged his nomination affidavit over his marital status.

  • Sensex, Nifty touch new highs

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets touched a record high of 22,853.03 points Tuesday for the second straight day, surpassing Monday’s high of 22,795.58 points.

  • Acts of terrorism meant to scare away voters: Omar Abdullah

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday condemned the killing of three people in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district asserting that the act of terrorism was meant to scare away voters.

  • Coalgate probe: CBI summons former Coal Secretary Parakh

    New Delhi: CBI today summoned former Coal Secretary P C Parakh for questioning on April 25 in connection with a case for alleged abuse of official position in granting a coal block in Odisha to Hindalco, a company of Aditya Birla Group.

  • Ginseng can treat, prevent influenza and respiratory virus

    Washington: Ginseng, a well-known herbal medicine, can help treat and prevent influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) that infects the lungs and breathing passages, according to new research.

  • Raman Singh

    Modi will be best PM in India’s history: Raman Singh

    New Delhi: Rejecting criticism that there was infighting within BJP, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh says that there was no friction among the leaders and asserted that Narendra Modi will be best Prime Minister in the history of the country.

  • Trinamool govt colluded with chit fund companies: Sonia

    Islampur (WB): Hitting out at the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal over the multi-crore Saradha scam, Congress president Sonia Gandhi today charged that it was colluding with chit fund companies which have looted more than 18 lakh people.

  • CM’s wife served EC notices for model code violation

    Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat’s wife and Congress nominee from Haridwar seat Renuka Rawat has been served two back-to-back notices by the EC for violating the model code of conduct by allegedly holding a dance performance at a public meeting and advertising her website on social media without permission.

  • Modi crossing all limits in misleading people: Sonia

    Islampur (WB): Narendra Modi has “crossed all limits in misleading people in his bid to get to the prime minister’s chair”, Congress president Sonia Gandhi today said continuing her tirade against the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate

  • arun jaitley

    Exercise restraint, Jaitley to BJP well-wishers

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley Tuesday said every well-wisher of the party should exercise restraint, as “irresponsible statements could discredit the party”.

  • ‘Shabash! Sariyana Potti’ in Tamil Nadu

    Chennai: Over 55 million voters in Tamil Nadu will Thursday decide the fate of 845 contestants in all the 39 Lok Sabha constituencies that will vote on a single day. The multi-cornered contest can be best described by a famous dialogue in a Tamil movie “Shabash! Sariyana Potti”, meaning “good, excellent contest!”

  • venkaiah naidu

    NDA committed to reservation:FM creating ap’hension’

    Coimbatore: Joining issue with union Finance Minister P Chidambaram over his remarks on reservation policy, BJP senior leader Venkaiah Naidu today said the party led NDA combine is committed to it and the FM was trying to create unnecessary apprehension among people.

  • Priyanka Gandhi

    Feel pained at attack on husband, will fight back: Priyanka

    Rae Bareli (UP): Breaking her silence, a “pained” Priyanka Gandhi today said her husband Robert Vadra was being targeted for political reasons and asserted that her resolve to fight back will increase the more the opponents attack.

  • alcoholism

    Alcoholism makes muscles weaker: study

    Washington: Alcoholism saps muscle strength by robbing mitochondria – the powerhouse of cells – of its ability to self-repair, a new study has found.

  • Hatf III

    Pak test-fires short-range missile ‘Hatf III’

    Islamabad: Pakistan today successfully test-fired a short-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile Hatf III (Ghaznavi), capable of carrying nuclear and conventional warheads to a range of 290 kilometres, that could cover parts of India.

  • Storm damages houses, granaries in Arunachal

    Itanagar: A cyclonic storm has damaged several houses, granaries and uprooted electric poles in parts of Arunachal Pradesh for the past two days.