Free Press Journal
  • Sudhakar Reddy hails Sonia’s re-election as CPP head

    Hyderabad: Hailing the re-election of Congress President Sonia Gandhi as the leader of Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP), party MLC and former AICC secretary P Sudhakar Reddy today expressed confidence that the party would win people’s confidence once again under her leadership.

  • Cong leaders repose faith in Sonia, Rahul’s leadership

    New Delhi: Amid strong voices to bring Priyanka Gandhi to the forefront of politics, senior leaders A K Antony and Kamal Nath today reposed faith in the leadership of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi at the helm of the party.

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    Better for Mamata to attend Modi’s swearing-in: BJP

    Kolkata: The BJP today said that it would have been better for West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to have attended the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi as Prime Minister, but welcomed sending representatives.

  • Light rains in north India bring little relief from heat

    New Delhi: Light rain and thunderstorm  could barely bring respite from blistering heat wave conditions in the northern region as mercury refused to drop below the 40 degree Celsius mark in most places today.

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    Punjab Congress president tried to sabotage my campaign: Amarinder

    Chandigarh: Senior Congress leader and former chief minister Amarinder Singh Saturday accused Punjab Congress president Pratap Singh Bajwa and his brother of trying to sabotage his election campaign for the Amritsar Lok Sabha seat.

  • CSK beat RCB by 8 wickets in IPL

    Bangalore: Chennai Super Kings defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by eight wickets in their Indian Premier League match here today.

  • NEW, ADR urge Modi to keep his word on ‘clean’ governance

    Mumbai: The National Election Watch (NEW) and Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) have urged Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi to provide “clean governance” to usher in electoral and political reforms.

  • Cong to issue showcause notice to Ravi Naik for anti-PM remark

    Panaji,: The Congress party in Goa will issue a show cause notice to its leader Ravi Naik, who had lost the Lok Sabha polls from North Goa, for his reported remarks against Dr Manmohan Singh holding him responsible for the poll debacle.

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    Gold recovers on low level buying; silver ends lower

    New Delhi: Snapping its four-day falling streak, gold prices today recovered by Rs 70 to Rs 28,320 per ten gram in the national capital on emergence of buying by stockists and jewellers at prevailing levels.

  • Indian hockey team working on defence, penalty conversions

    New Delhi: The Indian hockey team is working on its defence and penalty conversions besides trying to  get used to the surface, as it prepares for the upcoming World Cup starting at The Hague, Netherlands.

  • North India’s tallest residential tower in Noida

    Noida: Real estate player Brys Group plans to invest Rs.900 crore-Rs.1,000 crore over the next four years in a project that will be north India’s tallest residential tower, Rahul Gaur, chairman-cum- managing director of the company, said here Saturday.

  • Won’t fund Adani’s coal port expansion in Aus: Deutsche Bank

    Melbourne: Deutsche Bank has refused to fund the expansion of one of the world’s biggest coal ports by India’s Adani Group near the ecologically sensitive Great Barrier Reef in Australia after protests by green activists.

  • Shiv Sena mum on Nawaz Sharif’s presence at Modi swearing-in

    Mumbai:  Key NDA constituent Shiv Sena, which has been vocal against Pakistan for “sponsoring” terrorism in India, today chose to remain mum on its Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif accepting the invite to attend Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony on May 26.

  • Rs 40 crore prize money on offer in IPL playoffs

    Mumbai: The winners of this year’s Indian Premier League title would pocket Rs 15 crore while the losing finalists would take home Rs 10 crore, according to Crizket Board sources.

  • Minor girl raped in Rajasthan

    Bundi: A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth when she was alone at her home in Cheta village of the district, police said today.

  • Akshardham case: JNU students seek damage for those acquitted

    New Delhi: Scores of students of Jawaharlal Nehru University today staged a protest at Jantar Mantar against the Gujarat Government and Narendra Modi, demanding compensation for six convicts who were acquitted by the Supreme Court in the 2002 Akshardham Temple attack case in Gandhinagar.

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    Sharif’s acceptance to Modi’s invite imp step for ties: Omar

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today hailed Pakistan premier Nawaz Sharif’s decision to attend the swearing-in of Prime Minister designate Narendra Modi and said the two leaders have showed that they will not allow hawkish elements to set the agenda for ties.