Free Press Journal
  • Russia says military moving away from Ukraine

    Moscow: Several trains carrying weapons and planeloads of troops have left regions near Ukraine as part of a massive military pullout, the Russian Defense Ministry said today.

  • Kashmir Valley happy over Modi invite to Sharif

    Srinagar:  Indian Prime Minister designate Narendra Modi’s invitation to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to attend his swearing in ceremony has evoked a positive response in the Kashmir Valley.

  • Police say Taliban kidnapped 27 Afghan officers

    Kabul: Taliban fighters kidnapped 27 police officers during an assault on a northeastern province in Afghanistan, authorities said today, part of the extremist group’s spring offensive ahead of the withdrawal of foreign troops at the end of this year.

  • Zee to enter Thai market through ‘Zee Nung’

    New Delhi: Media firm Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) today announced it will enter Thailand market by launching a new channel Zee Nung.

  • Malawi vote counting system collapses

    Malawi: Malawi election officials have had to resort to fax and email to tally votes from this week’s election after the electronic system broke down, the chief elections officer said today, delaying the release of results.

  • DoT may seek Trai view on virtual operators again

    New Delhi: The Department of Telecom is likely to seek Trai recommendations on mobile virtual network operators, who offer services by tying up with existing operators without buying spectrum.

  • global warming

    Melting ice caps may slow global warming

    London: Huge amounts of dissolved iron being released into the oceans from melting ice sheets may cancel out some of the negative effects of global warming, a new study has claimed.

  • LG to talk to Prez on govt formation in Delhi

    New Delhi:  Amidst AAP’s flip-flop over government formation in Delhi, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung today said he will discuss the matter with President Pranab Mukherjee even as he made it clear that Arvind Kejriwal’s party has not sought fresh election yet.

  • Rahul Gandhi

    Cong should do ‘ruthless introspection’: Party leaders

    New Delhi: Congress should do “ruthless introspection” and only those having experience of field work should be given leadership roles, party leaders today said in a veiled attack on ‘Team Rahul’ in wake of its crushing defeat in the Lok Sabha polls.

  • Meem Afzal

    AAP can no longer use agitations to win back public’s trust

    New Delhi: Congress leader Meem Afzal on Thursday said the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) only knows how to agitate and cannot use it past methods to win back the trust of the public it had lost during its 49 days in power.

  • rahul gandhi

    Congress mouthpiece criticises IUML’s remarks on Rahul

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Congress mouthpiece in Kerala Thursday criticised the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML), its alliance partner in the state, for blaming Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s “one-man show” for the rout of the UPA in the Lok Sabha election.

  • No need for Coal India to be privatised right now: Prabhu

    New Delhi: There is no need to privatise Coal India Ltd (CIL) right now for improving its production, although bids can be invited from private players for excavations, former Power Minister and Shiv Sena leader Suresh Prabhu has said.

  • IPL 2014

    Governing council sticks with Bangalore for IPL final

    Kolkata: The Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council has decided to stick with Bangalore as the venue for the June 1 final, thus ending all speculations about moving the summit clash to Mumbai, a top official said here Thursday.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Kejriwal meets wife, AAP leaders in Tihar

    New Delhi: Former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today went for a walk in the morning within Tihar Jail premises, where he is lodged in a defamation case, and met his wife and some AAP leaders who had come to visit him.

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