Free Press Journal
  • Police: Woman found 10 years after kidnapping

    Santa Ana (US):A woman who disappeared as a teenager a decade ago was reunited with her family after she went to police and told them her mother’s ex-boyfriend drugged and kidnapped her in 2004, forced her to marry him and fathered her child.

  • Photo session on railway track ends in tragedy

    Thrissur (Ker):  A photo session by some youth on a railway track near here ended in tragedy when one of them was fatally knocked down by a speeding train.

  • Six killed, one injured in car accident

    Barwani(MP):  Six persons were killed and a youth was injured when their car overturned and fell into a gorge between Ojhar and Nangalwadi villages in the district, police said today.

  • Nguyen Tan Dung

    Vietnam threatens legal action against China

    Manila: Vietnam’s prime minister said today that his country was considering legal action against China, which deployed an oil rig earlier this month to disputed waters, prompting anti-Chinese riots in Vietnam and a tense standoff between ships from both countries in the area.

  • Chinese, Sri Lankan presidents meet in Shanghai

    Beijing:  Chinese President Xi Jinping Thursday met Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was in Shangai to attend a summit on Asian security, media reported.

  • Two killed in Pakistan firing

    Islamabad:  Two alleged guerrillas were killed Thursday in a police firing incident in Pakistan, media reported.

  • BJP calls Kejriwal’s judicial custody ‘publicity stunt’

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has accused Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal of staging a drama to gain public attention after he refused to furnish bail bond of Rs 10,000 in a criminal defamation case following which he was arrested.

  • Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan

    CM Chavan to meet Mumbai MPs next week over city issues

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party’s newly-elected Members of Parliament Kirit Somaiya and Gopal Shetty met Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today regarding some major issues concerning Mumbai. The CM has promised to hold a special meeting with all the newly-elected MPs next week on these issues.

  • Captain Abhimanyu

    AAP resorted to performing well scripted drama

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Captain Abhimanyu on Thursday said that the Aam Aadmi party (AAP) has resorted to performing a well scripted drama to be in the media space.

  • Youth commits suicide in hotel room

    Muzaffarnagar:  A 25-year-old youth allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison in a hotel room here, police said today.

  • On this US highway, bee-ware

    Washington:  Some 20 million bees were released after a  tractor-trailer transporting them overturned on a highway ramp near Newark, New  Jersey, and traffic authorities recommended that motorists not stop and roll  their windows up along the stretch of road where the insects are still  swarming.

  • Heat wave to intensify in Uttar Pradesh

    Lucknow: The heat wave in Uttar Pradesh is set to intensify in days to come, the Met Office has forecast Thursday adding that the mercury could touch as high as 46 degrees Celsius in some places in the coming week.