Free Press Journal
  • Eat balanced diet to prevent hearing loss

    London: Every time you hit the dance floor to the sound of loud music, you may risk losing your capacity to hear. But those with a substandard diet could be more vulnerable.

  • India treated Nawaz like a schoolboy: Imran Khan

    Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan Monday said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was treated like a schoolboy when he visited India to attend Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony last week.

  • ITF to honour Woodies, Williams, Djokovic

    Paris: Australian doubles legends Todd Woodbridge and Mark Woodforde will be presented with International Tennis Federation’s (ITF) highest accolade — the Philippe Chatrier Award — at the ITF World Champions Dinner at the Pavillon d’Armenonville here Tuesday.

  • Three former champions to clash in group of death

    Rio de Janeiro: Group D or the group of death at the 2014 FIFA World Cup has three former champions in the mix – Italy, Uruguay and England and the fourth team, Costa Rica, qualifiers from the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association (CONCACAF), are no pushovers.

  • Telangana erupts in joy, KCR takes over as first CM

    Hyderabad:Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhara Rao Monday took oath as the first chief minister of Telangana, a few hours after it took birth as the 29th state of India, triggering wild celebrations across the region.

  • Verma shoots of missive to 3PMs on Srinivasan

    Kolkata: Stepping up his tirade against BCCI President-in-exile N Srinivasan, Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma today shot off missives to the Prime Ministers of India, England and Australia to intervene in the matter through the parent body ICC.

  • Minor girl raped

    Cops nab accused, claim breakthrough in Bhayander rape case

    Thane: With the arrest of a 42-year-old man from Jessal Park in Bhayander today, the Thane district rural police claimed to have made a major breakthrough in cracking the alleged rape of a woman at gunpoint last week.

  • Katju wants electronic, online media under PCI ambit

    Panaji: The Press Council of India (PCI) Chairperson Justice Markandey Katju today said that electronic as well as online media be brought under the ambit of the body.

  • SAI seeks extra Rs.80 crore from ministry for CWG and Asiad

    New Delhi: Sports Authority of India (SAI) is seeking an additional Rs 80 crore from the newly-formed government to meet the athletes’ requirements ahead of next month’s Commonwealth Games and the Asian Games in September.

  • Jayalalithaa To Meet Modi

    Jaya to meet Modi in Delhi tomorrow

    Chennai:  Amidst speculation that BJP is trying to lure AIADMK into NDA-fold to seek its support in the Rajya Sabha where the ruling party is in a minority, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa will call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi tomorrow.

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    Cong not to function as opp’tion for opposition sake:Kharge

    Bangalore: Mallikarjuna Kharge, who was chosen leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha, today said his party would not function as an “opposition for opposition sake” and its approach would be “issue-based”.

  • Yakub Memon Hanging Stayed

    1993 Mumbai blasts case: SC stays execution of Yakub Memon

    New Delhi: In a breather for death row convict Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, a key conspirator with Dawood Ibrahim in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, the Supreme Court today stayed his execution and referred to a constitution bench his plea that review pleas in death penalty cases be heard in an open court and not in chambers.

  • NSE Nifty bounces up, ends at 7,350 ahead of RBI meet

    Mumbai: After a two-day pause, the buoyant market flared up amid a slew of feel-good factors ahead of the RBI’s monetary policy review meet tomorrow with hectic buying in key infra, banking, energy, metal and realty counters rallied the index by 132.55 points to end at 7,362.50 at the National Stock Exchange (NSE) here today.

  • Industry, corporates for friendly biz climate in Telangana

    Hyderabad: With Telangana state becoming a reality today, players in the industry and corporate sectors are looking forward to policies and initiatives to spur development and growth in the new state with able governance.

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    BSP demands financial assistance for Telangana state

    Lucknow: BSP today demanded adequate financial assistance for the newly-created Telangana state as well as for backward states so as to ensure all-round development of the country.