Free Press Journal
  • Major fire at Maker Chambers in south Mumbai

    Mumbai A major fire broke out on the seventh floor of 13-storey Maker Chambers at Nariman Point in south Mumbai this evening, fire officials said.

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    Mumbai voter turnout abject

    Average turnout in Mumbai till 3 pm was 35%: North 40.7%; North West 37.35%; North East 35%; North Central 36%; South Central 32%; South 29%

  • Italy opens ‘new phase’ in marines case

    Rome: Italy opened a new phase Thursday by replacing its special envoy Staffan de Mistura, handling the case of its two marines held in India, and sending its ambassador back to New Delhi to help steer the case towards arbitration.

  • Complaint against TMC candidate: Poll panel seeks report

    Kolkata:  The Election Commission Thursday sought a report from the Murshidabad district administration following a complaint against Trinamool Congress Jangipur nominee Haji Nurul Islam for entering several polling booths with a group of workers.

  • Salman Khan fittest of all actors: Poll

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan defeated stars like Hrithik Roshan and Arjun Rampal to grab the first position as India’s fittest actor in an online poll.

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    Gold gains for third-day on sustained buying, global cues

    New Delhi: Continuing its rising streak for the third day, gold gained Rs 150 to Rs 30,590 per ten grams in the national capital today on sustained buying by stockists and jewellery fabricators amid a firming global trend.

  • Murli Manohar Joshi congrats Modi on filing nomination in Varanasi

    Kanpur :  Senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi congratulated party’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on filing his nomination today in Varanasi and claimed his victory was certain in the temple town.

  • Narendra Modi wave has turned into a Tsunami : Amit Shah

    Varanasi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Amit Shah, a close aide of the party prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, said on Thursday that the Modi wave which is sweeping the country has now turned into a tsunami after the latter had filed his Lok Sabha nomination from Varanasi.

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    Sindhu, Jwala-Ashwini in Asian Championships quarters

    Gimcheon (South Korea): P.V. Sindhu, R.M.V. Gurusaidutt and women’s doubles pair Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa led India’s charge by qualifying into the quarter-finals of the $200,000 Badminton Asia Championships at the Gimcheon Indoor Stadium here Thursday.

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    Sonia hits out at Gujarat model

    Valsad (Guj): Congress president Sonia Gandhi Thursday took on Narendra Modi on his home turf, accusing the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate of not doing enough to prevent corruption in his state.

  • Complaint against Trinamool candidate: Poll panel seeks report

    Kolkata : The Election Commission Thursday sought a report from the Murshidabad district administration following a complaint against Trinamool Congress Jangipur nominee Haji Nurul Islam for entering several polling booths with a group of workers.

  • Rahul joins Priyanka in attacking Modi on snoopgate

    Sitapur (UP): Rahul Gandhi today joined his sister Priyanka Gandhi in attacking Narendra Modi over snoopgate controversy, saying Gujarat government has no regard for women as it gets their phones tapped.

  • Voting dull in Kashmir’s Anantnag

    Anantnag: Very low voter turnout was recorded in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency that went to the polls Thursday. Only 15 percent votes were cast in the first five hours, with a few incidents of violence reported.

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    Sonia hits out at Gujarat model

    Valsad (Gujarat): Congress president Sonia Gandhi Thursday took on Narendra Modi on his home turf, accusing the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate of not doing enough to prevent corruption in his state.

  • Amritsar battle takes away spotlight from Bathinda

    Chandigarh: In Punjab’s politics, the battle for the Bathinda Lok Sabha seat was supposed to be a big one with Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal’s daughter-in-law Harsimrat Badal pitted against his estranged nephew Manpreet Badal.

  • Reopening of 418 bars causes new tangle in Kerala

    Thiruvananthapuram: The issue of reopening 418 bars in Kerala has caused a new tangle for the Congress as consensus within the party on this issue continues to elude, and the government is getting ready for a massive anti-liquor campaign.

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    Arvind Kejriwal questions Modi for attack on Somnath Bharti

    Varanasi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday questioned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for the attack on his party leader Somnath Bharti.