Free Press Journal
  • SP MLA threatens to go on fast if EC ban on Azam not lifted

    Sultanpur (UP): An MLA of Samajwadi Party has threatened to go on a fast unto death if the ban imposed by Election Commission on Uttar Pradesh minister Mohammad Azam Khan’s rallies in the state was not lifted.


    Authorities gear up to stop child marriages on Akshya Tritaya

    Bundi: To prevent solemnisation of child marriages on ‘Akshya Tritaya’ on May 2, Bundi authorities are organising meetings and workshops, and have set up a special control room to check the practice.

  • INA soldier, freedom fighter dies in penury

    Purnia (Bihar): A faded but spotless INA uniform was all he left behind when he died today in a hospital, where he was admitted by local people as he could not afford his medical expenses.

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    Kejriwal slams Cong, BJP

    Varanasi: Raking up the snoopgate scandal and Robert Vadra controversy, Arvind Kejriwal today accused both the Congress and BJP of having a tacit pre-poll understanding and not taking any action against each other on the two issues.

  • Gujarat LS polls: Security watch on anti-social elements

    Ahmedabad: Elaborate security arrangements have been made for peaceful conduct of Lok Sabha elections in Gujarat, where for the first time paramilitary forces have been given the responsibility to keep a tab on anti-social elements in sensitive areas.

  • Close shave for 59 people on Japanese airliner

    Tokyo: Fifty-nine people aboard a Japanese budget carrier had a lucky escape after the pilot “misunderstood” instructions from air traffic controllers and allowed the jet to fly just 75 meters above the sea while trying to land in Okinawa, authorities said today.

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    BJP demands EC probe into voting ‘manipulation’ in Arunachal

    Itanagar: BJP has demanded the Election Commission to probe the alleged “manipulation” in voting through postal ballots during the Lok Sabha and Assembly polls held simultaneously in Arunachal Pradesh on April 9.

  • School bus attacked in Muzaffarnagar

    Muzaffarnagar: A school bus was attacked here by three persons allegedly after the rustication of a student, police said today.

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    In Modi’s Gujarat, it is Congress vs BJP again

    Ahmedabad: A tug of war over the development agenda of Gujarat, still scarred by the 2002 communal riots, marked the two-month-long campaign for the Lok Sabha election that will take place here Wednesday.

  • Modi condoles death of Varadarajan, Vikram Singh

    Chennai: Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today condoled the death of Major Mukund Varadarajan and sepoy Vikram Singh, who lost their lives in an encounter with militants in Kashmir on Friday last.

  • Details of temple lands in Tamil Nadu now available online

    Chennai: In an effort to help prevent encroachment of vast tracts of temple lands in Tamil Nadu, the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department has uploaded details of lands owned by temples on its official website, official sources said.

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    Gambhir’s place in the side safe, says Dahiya

    Abu Dhabi: Kolkata Knight Riders assistant coach Vijay Dahiya insists there is no danger to Gautam Gambhir’s place in the side even as the captain continues to battle poor form in the Indian Premier League.

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    Rahul shares our father’s development vision: Priyanka

    Amethi: The Congress party’s star campaigner Priyanka Gandhi Tuesday said her brother Rahul, seeking re-election to the Lok Sabha from here, has the same vision of development as their father Rajiv Gandhi had.

  • Sonia, Rajnath to battle it out Wednesday

    Lucknow: The next round of the Lok Sabha battle in Uttar Pradesh April 30 will involve 14 constituencies including those of Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her BJP counterpart Rajnath Singh.

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    Modi’s behaviour childish: Priyanka

    I think Modi aspire to be a Prime Minister, then why do you indulge in such childish behaviour? He should take maintain dignity,” Priyanka said.