Free Press Journal
  • Rashtrapati Bhavan forecourt ready to host Modi swearing in

    New Delhi: The sprawling forecourt lawns of of the Rashtrapati Bhavan is being readied for a gala swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi as Prime Minister next Monday in the presence of over 3,000 invitees which may include some foreign dignitaries.

  • Sending Kejriwal to jail is an erroneous decision: AAP

    New Delhi: AAP today termed the decision of the court to send Arvind Kejriwal to jail as “erroneous” and said there was no provision in the law, which makes it mandatory for a defendant in a defamation case to furnish a bail bond when he is willing to remain present for hearing.

  • Modify order on SIT to probe black money: Centre urges SC

    New Delhi: The central government Wednesday moved the Supreme Court seeking modification of its earlier orders on setting up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to investigate the flight of black money to tax havens abroad and bringing it back.

  • RBI repo rate

    RBI eases 20:80 gold import norms

    RBI eases 20:80 gold import norms, allows select trading houses to procure the metal from abroad.

  • HC grants anticipatory bail to Gurumurthy

    Chennai: Madras High court has granted anticipatory bail to S Gurumurthy whose nomination papers as BJP’s candidate in Nilgiris Lok Sabha constituency were rejected by the Returning Officer as he had not submitted necessary documents last month.

  • MI opt to field against KXIP

    Mohali: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma won the toss and elected to field against Kings XI Punjab in their Indian Premier League match here today.

  • Anandiben, a disciplinarian and hard taskmaster

    Gandhinagar: Anandiben Patel, who succeeds Narendra Modi as the new Gujarat Chief Minister, is seen as a disciplinarian and hard taskmaster who puts a premium on probity.

  • Civil Aviation Ministry preparing list of crucial issues

    New Delhi: With a new government taking over on Monday, Civil Aviation Ministry is preparing a list of crucial issues facing the sector like review of the 5/20 rule to allow Indian carriers to launch global operations and the downgrade of India’s safety ranking by the US aviation regulator.

  • Mulayam Singh

    Don’t care about victory or defeat: Mulayam to partymen

    Lucknow: After the Lok Sabha polls debacle in Uttar Pradesh, SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today told partymen not to care about “victory or defeat” in elections and to emphasise on strengthening the organisation.

  • HC asks Centre to apprise about case on Delhi statehood

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today asked the Centre to apprise it whether the 1991 Constitutional amendments, that made Delhi a partial state and empowered the President to appoint its Chief Minister, has been challenged in any court of law.

  • Pak lawyers in Mumbai attacks case demand enhanced security

    Lahore: Prosecution lawyers today asked the Pakistani anti-terrorism court trying the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case to beef up their security saying JuD activists had been threatening them and the witnesses.

  • Narendra-Modi

    I am leaving no files pending: Modi

    Gandhinagar: Prime Minister elect Narendra Modi, who today resigned as Gujarat Chief Minister after 12 years, said he is leaving no files pending on his table.

  • Panel to prevent COMED-K like scam, Minister

    Bangalore: A committee will be formed to curb frauds like COMED-K seat-blocking scam in future, Medical Education Minister Sharan Prakash Patil said today.