Free Press Journal
  • Special package for Gurdaspur high on Vinod Khanna’s agenda

    Gurdaspur:  Locked in a high-stake fight against sitting MP and state Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa, actor-turned-politician Vinod Khanna is pulling out all stops to wrest this Lok Sabha seat by marketing his clout with Narendra Modi and dangling the carrot of a special package for the border district.

  • Jaya to leave for Kodanad tomorrow

    Chennai:  After undertaking a hectic Campaign schedule for the 16th Lok Sabha polls, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa would leave for Kodanad in the Nilgiris tomorrow.

  • Manish Tewari

    Grandson invokes Beant Singh legacy to counter SAD-BJP

    Ludhiana: The legacy of former Chief Minister Beant Singh is pitted against claims of a Narendra Modi ‘wave’ as Congress and BJP lock horns for this seat although the presence of AAP and an Independent MLA in the fray may shake up the contest here.

  • Permanent capital for Seemandhra a poll issue

    Vijayawada:  For Seemandhra residents, yearning for a capital city seems to be a never-ending saga since Independence and it has become a poll issue this time.

  • Yoga can help women with urinary incontinence

    New York: Yoga and meditation can help women improve pelvic health, gain more control over their urination and avoid accidental urine leakage, a promising research indicates.

  • Marital stress leads to depression: Study

    New York: You may have several reasons not to muster courage for wedding yet. Now add another one in your list: depression.

  • Traces of recent water found on Mars

    Washington: The southern hemisphere of Mars is home to a crater that contains very well-preserved gullies and debris flow deposits.

  • Earth `overdue` for killer asteroid hit

    Johannesburg: A new study has warned that Earth has been “overdue” for potential major impact of a ‘killer’ asteroid.

  • Poll official suspended in Odisha

    Bhubaneswar: A poll official in Odisha’s Kendrapada district has been suspended after TV footage showed alleged rigging during April 17 election, an official said Saturday.

  • Ansari releases NCCI commemorative postage stamp

    New Delhi: Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari has said that the National Council of Churches in India (NCCI) is a truly representative organization of Protestant and Orthodox churches in the country.