Free Press Journal
  • Rajnath Singh

    Won’t be part of government, says Rajnath

    New Delhi:  BJP president Rajnath Singh has indicated that he will not be part of the government if his party comes to power after the Lok Sabha election.

  • Super Kings opt to bat against Knight Riders

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to bat against Kolkata Knight Riders as the Indian Premier League (IPL) kicked-off its home run with the first match here Friday.

  • CBI files charge sheet in Nido Tania death case

    New Delhi: CBI today filed a charge sheet against seven people, including three juveniles, in connection with the death of 19-year-old Northeast student Nido Tania, son of an Arunachal Pradesh MLA, and said the victim was killed after an altercation over breaking of a glass counter.

  • Section of AIIMS doctors to stage protest

    New Delhi: The contentious issue of reservation in medical instutions will again come to the fore with a section of AIIMS faculty staging a protest tomorrow at Jantar Mantar against the denial of reservations in various medical institutions and other institutions of higher education across the country.

  • Low turn-out at Sonia’s 1st rally in Seemandhra post-division

    Guntur (AP): Low turnout greeted the Congress President Sonia Gandhi at the Andhra Muslim College grounds on the Ponnuru road here when she arrived to address a campaign rally today, apparently reflecting the anger of the people of Seemandhra region over states’s bifurcation.

  • anand sharma

    Won’t allow takeover by communal forces: Cong

    New Delhi: Congress is determined to prevent takeover by communal forces personified by one individual, the party said today, virtually scotching speculation that Rahul Gandhi would prefer that the party sits in the opposition rather than stitch a coalition government.

  • modi

    Modi Interview: CEO distances Prasar Bharati from row

    New Delhi: In the wake of a massive controversy over Narendra Modi’s interview to Doordarshan, Prasar Bharati today distanced his organisation from the row saying it was completely left to the editorial team of DD News to go ahead and telecast it.

  • Jagan may join hands with BJP after polls: Jairam Ramesh

    Kadapa (AP): Union minister Jairam Ramesh today predicted that YSR Congress chief and Andhra Pradesh chief minister aspirant Y S Jaganmohan Reddy might join hands with BJP at the Centre after the ongoing elections.

  • Gold fails to glitter on Akshaya Tritiya as demand wanes

    Mumbai: Akshaya Tritiya, the biggest gold buying occasion, failed to trigger a buying frenzy as the yellow metal slumped further at the domestic bullion market here today on consistent selling from stockists and speculators amid global uneasiness.

  • Assocham suggests measures to boost economy, lower bank NPAs

    New Delhi: Industry group Assocham has suggested measures such as kick-starting the infrastructure sector, developing a strong corporate bond market and a single-window clearance mechanism to revive the economy and lower bad loans of banks.

  • LG should direct action against ‘mandi mafias’: BJP

    New Delhi: A day after 26 ration shops were raided following an order of LG Najeeb Jung, BJP today urged him to take action against alleged “mafias” operating in vegetable and fruits markets across Delhi.

  • CPI-M seeks EC’s ‘strong intervention’ to check rigging by TMC

    New Delhi: CPI(M) today sought “strong intervention” by the Election Commission to prevent rigging by the Trinamool Congress in West Bengal in the last two phases of polls, saying such steps by the ruling party in the state showed they were not confident of victory.

  • Ex-Guj CM Keshubhai Patel’s nephew found murdered

    Rajkot: Former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel’s nephew Prakash alias Babubhai Mohanbhai Asodariya was found murdered in his farm at Kukavav town in Amreli district, police said today.

  • Underwater search for MH370 completes mission 18

    Canberra: The autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) Bluefin-21 Friday completed mission 18 in search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said.

  • election commission of india

    No lapse in granting recognition to AAP: EC tells HC

    New Delhi: There was no undue haste in granting recognition to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) which had complied with all requirements, the Election Commission today told the Delhi High Court.

  • Witness in Salman Khan’s case identifies articles

    Mumbai: A witness in the 2002 hit-and-run case, involving Bollywood actor Salman Khan today identified articles seized by police from the accident spot but denied during cross-examination that he was tutored by police to draw the ‘panchnama’.

  • Coal scam: charge sheet against Navabharat sent to CMM court

    New Delhi: A special court today transferred CBI’s charge sheet filed against Navabharat Power Pvt Ltd and its two directors in the coal blocks allocation scam case to a magisterial court on the ground that no charges under the Prevention of Corruption Act were slapped against them.

  • Sensex ends 14 pts lower; mkts await election results

    Mumbai: Extending losses for the fifth consecutive day, the BSE benchmark Sensex closed the day by a marginal 14 points at almost four-week low of 22,403 on consistent profit-booking amid reports of flat growth in April manufacturing and poor core sector data.