Free Press Journal
  • Train hits tanker in UP

    Mathura: A major tragedy was averted as Lucknow-Jaipur Express hit a tanker near Birhana in Raya area of the district.

  • EC readies for vote count in Karnataka

    Bangalore: Amid tight security, about 13,000 polling officials in Karnataka will Friday count the votes polled for the state’s 28 Lok Sabha seats.

  • Tension prevails on Bangladesh border in Tripura

    Agartala: Tension prevailed since Wednesday along the India-Bangladesh border in Tripura as Bangladeshi nationals, accompanied by border guards, prevented Indian farmers from  cultivating their lands, officials said Thursday.

  • Counting of votes in 48 Maha constituencies tomorrow

    Mumbai: Counting of votes for all 48 Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra where 897 candidates are in the fray would take place tomorrow amid tight security arrangements.

  • Counting tomorrow to decide the fate of 472 candidates in WB

    Kolkata: Counting of votes in the 42 Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal will begin at 8:00 AM tomorrow under the direct supervision of Election Commission officials to decide the fate of 472 candidates.

  • Gold rebounds on wedding season buying, global cues

    New Delhi: Gold regained its glitter to trade Rs 150 higher at Rs 30,100 per 10 grams in the national capital today on increased buying by stockists and retailers to meet the wedding season demand amid a firm global trend.

  • Vedanta reports loss on weak prices, revenue dip in FY’14

    London: Diversified global player Vedanta Resources, led by NRI billionaire Anil Agarwal, today clocked USD 196 million attributable loss for 2013-14 fiscal on weak commodity and oil prices as well as lower sales.

  • Counting for 6 LS seats in J&K tomorrow

    Jammu: The fate of 77 candidates, including Union ministers Farooq Abdullah and Ghulam Nabi Azad, from six Lok Sabha seats of Jammu and Kashmir will be known after the counting of votes tomorrow.

  • Pak Attorney General FIR against army men can be filed

    Islamabad: In a recent development Attorney General Salman Butt notified the Supreme Court that FIR can be filed against any army personnel currently under service as per Pakistan Army regulations.

  • Rekha in Katrina Kaif starrer ‘Fitoor’

    Mumbai: Bollywood diva Rekha has joined the Aditya Roy Kapoor and Katrina Kaif starrer ‘Fitoor’, the next film by ‘Kai Po Che’ director Abhishek Kapoor.

  • Nadal, Serena, Sharapova progress to third round of Italian Open

    London: Spanish world No.1 Rafael Nadal has forced past a severe test by inspired Frenchman Gilles Simon in the second round of the Italian Open, pushing forward his bid to win the tournament for the eighth time.

  • Andhra governor orders magisterial inquiry into firing

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan Thursday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the police firing here that claimed the lives of three people and injured eight others.