Free Press Journal
  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Kejriwal challenges Rahul to public debate

    Amethi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Friday challenged Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi to take him on in a public debate, and also expressed cofidence about Kumar Vishwas defeating the latter in elections to be held in the Amethi constituency.

  • Ch’garh: Cache of arms recovered after encounter with naxals

    Raipur: A huge cache of arms, ammunition and electronic gadgets were recovered after a prolonged gun-battle between security personnel and Maoists in the naxal-hit Rajnandgaon district of Chhattisgarh today, police said.

  • Right To Education

    MI dedicates first home tie to ‘Education For All’ initiative

    Mumbai: In its fifth year now, Mumbai Indians’ social initiative ‘Education For All’ is set to take a leap forward when over 18,000 underprivileged children from various NGOs will flock the historic Wankhede Stadium for the Mumbai outfit’s first home match here tomorrow.

  • No houses on rent for Indians in Singapore

    Singapore: Many online home rental websites in Singapore include the words “No Indians, no People’s Republic of China (PRC)”, which is sometimes followed by the word “sorry”, leading to increasing rental discrimination in the city.

  • akhilesh singh yadav

    UP CM calls Modi ‘biggest liar’, hits back over chest remark

    Bahraich (UP): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today hit back at Narendra Modi for the “56-inch chest” remark alluding to his father and SP supremo Mulayam Singh, saying the BJP prime ministerial candidate is the “biggest liar” with a “56-inch belly”.

  • Narendra Modi will never become PM: Kapil Sibal

    Patna: Hitting out at Narendra Modi, Union Minister Kapil Sibal today claimed that the Gujarat chief minister will never become Prime Minister despite all efforts as people have come to know his real face.

  • Shahnawaz attacks Azmi on controversial remarks

    Patna: Taking strong exception to controversial comments of Samajwadi Party leader Abu Asim Azmi that DNA test of Muslims who do not vote for SP should be conducted, senior BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain today asked him why he was trying to act as “pope of Muslims.”

  • CB-CID suspects bombs may have been planted in Bangalore

    Chennai: Moving swiftly to unravel the plot behind the twin bomb explosions on the Bangalore-Guwahati train here that killed a woman techie, Tamil Nadu police today rushed to the Karnataka capital trailing new leads that emerged during the course of investigation.

  • Sensex Fall

    Sensex falls for 5th day in a volatile trade

    Mumbai: In a volatile trade, the BSE benchmark index Sensex surrendered its initial gains to close marginally down by 13.91 points due to profit booking mainly in RIL, Larsen & Toubro and auto stocks today, extending losses for the fifth straight day.

  • Failed relationship leads to better looks: Reserch

    London: The end of a relationship is definitely the beginning of a new you, as new research reveals that women try to look way more attractive and glamrous after a major break.

  • Governor exhorts scientists to take up useful reserach

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Lt Gen (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma has exhorted the scientists and faculty of the National Institute of Technology (NIT) here to carry out research that is relevant and useful to the state.

  • Shilpa Shetty named ‘Spalicious Mom’, elated

    New Delhi: She is as svelte and stunning a mother of a two-year-old as she was when she danced to the tunes of “Chura ke dil mera”. Shilpa Shetty, who was given the title of ‘Spalicious Mom’ at an awards event here, says she takes the awards as “compliments”.

  • sonia gandhi

    Sonia seeking divine intervention to save her from defeat

    Khalilabad(UP): Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday said Congress president Sonia Gandhi remembering the almighty as she faces almost certain defeat in the general election, must be a first for her.

  • narendra modi

    Cong may back Third Front govt to keep Modi out: CPI(M)

    New Delhi: A repeat of the 1996-like situation is possible and the Congress may be forced to support a government of secular parties at the Centre to keep the BJP out of power, says CPI(M0).

  • ravi shankar prasad

    Modi never said Priyanka was like his daughter: BJP

    Modi only said it is natural for a daughter to defend her mother and brother. This should be probed under whose pressure the interview was deliberately distorted,” Prasad said.

  • Defence Minister - A.K. Antony

    Army Chief appointment matter referred to EC

    New Delhi: Amid strong opposition by BJP to appointment of next Army Chief, Government today said the matter has been referred to the Election Commission and any decision will be taken only after getting its nod.

  • A raja Kanimozhi

    Accused Raja, Kanimozhi, others summoned in laundering case

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and 17 other accused were today summoned to appear on May 26 by a Delhi court which took cognisance of the charge sheet filed in connection with a money laundering case related to 2G scam by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

  • Army Chief appointment matter referred to EC

    New Delhi: Amid strong opposition by BJP to appointment of next Army Chief, Government today said the matter has been referred to the Election Commission and any decision will be taken only after getting its nod.

  • Reserve Bank of India

    RBI mulls micro fin cos as business correspondent

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India is seriously considering the Nachiket Mor committee’s suggestion on allowing micro finance institutions to function as business correspondents of banks to further its efforts towards greater financial inclusion, sources close to the development told Cogencis. However, the move has faced serious opposition from various departments in the central bank.