Free Press Journal
  • Balloting begins in West Bengal

    Kolkata:  Balloting in West Bengal for six Lok Sabha seats and by-poll for one assembly seat began Wednesday 7 a.m., officials said.

  • Uttarakhand votes

    Dehradun:  Balloting in Uttarakhand for all its five Lok Sabha seats began Wednesday, officials said.

  • Polling begins in 15 UP Lok Sabha seats

    Lucknow: Polling for 15 seats in the crucial fifth phase of Lok Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh, to decide the fate of 243 candidates, including two scions of Nehru-Gandhi family, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and BJP National Secretary Varun Gandhi started peacefully this morning.

  • Himachal Pradesh votes

    Shimla: Polling in Himachal Pradesh for its four Lok Sabha seats and by-poll for one assembly seat began Wednesday, officials said.

  • Voting in Bihar for seven Lok Sabha seats

    Patna:  Polling began Wednesday in Bihar for seven Lok Sabha seats, officials said. By-polls for two assembly seats are also being held.

  • LS polls: Mohd. Kaif casts his vote in Allahabad

    Allahabad: Former cricketer and Congress candidate from Phulpur constituency, Mohammad Kaif, on Wednesday cast his vote in the penultimate phase of the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.

  • Rahul Gandhi

    Rahul Gandhi in Amethi on polling day

    Lucknow:  In a first in the last one decade, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Wednesday reached Amethi, his parliamentary constituency, during voting.

  • Tata lends helping hand to State cause

    Mumbai :  Tata Group Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata met  Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Tuesday and expressed his company’s desire to be a part of the initiatives taken up by the State Government in the education, employment and public health sectors.

  • STF to tighten noose on biggies through court

    BHOPAL: The Special Task Force (STF), on Tuesday, handed over a confidential sealed envelope to Chief Justice Manikrao Khanwilkar. The envelope was handed over by STF chief Sudhir Shahi  Sources say that the envelope contains a list of high-profile accused in the Vyapam scam along with details of evidences against them.

  • Live- in partners held for kidnapping trader’s son

    Indore: Police cracked the kidnapping of garments trader’s son, Ashish Rajguru, in just 12 hours and arrested a girl and his live- in partner, on Tuesday morning.The accused kept the victim hostage at their rented flat in Chikitsak Nagar and demanded a ransom of Rs 1 crore from the family to release him.

  • Two arrested in engg student’s murder

    Ujjain:  Bhairavgarh police have arrested two youths in connection with murder of a student of a private engineering college.Tejeshwar Dewda of Mahavir Nagar was brutally stabbed to death on Sunday night by Shubham Puri, Banti Puri, Ashu, Sandip and Shubham of Siddhvat area.

  • Man slits father’s throat over money; arrested

    Ujjain: A man severely injured his father by slashing his throat in Ranabad village on Monday night. The injured has been identified as Gangaram (55), a farmer. Neelganga Police said that Gangaram was counting money with his younger son which he had got in a settlement, around 8 pm on Monday, after a bitter familial altercation over money. Gangaram’s elder son, Hatey Singh, was apparently irked at the previous altercations between him