Free Press Journal
  • Sinha asks for completion of railway projects in Bihar

    Patna: Union Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha today reviewed status of various railway projects in Bihar and promised to remove all obstacles, including funds, to ensure time-bound completion of the projects, East Central Railway (ECR) sources said.

  • Court issues production warrant against LeT operative Jundal

    New Delhi: A special NIA court here today issued a production warrant for July 2 against suspected top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorist Abu Jundal, one of the alleged masterminds of 26/11 attacks in Mumbai.

  • Naveen Patnaik meets Modi, demands special status for Odisha

    New Delhi: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and placed before him his  party long standing demand to confer special category status on Odisha along with host of other issues.

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    TDP chief invites Telangana CM to his swearing-in ceremony

    Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) President N Chandrababu Naidu rang up Telangana Rashtra Telangana Rashtra Samiti chief K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR), who took over as Telangana’s first Chief Minister today and invited the latter to his swearing-in ceremony as Andhra Pradesh CM on June 8.

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    Gold plunges on increased stockists selling, weak global cues

    New Delhi: Gold prices declined by Rs 180 to Rs 27,220 per 10 gram in the national capital today on increased selling by stockists, triggered by a weakening global trend where it tumbled to four-month low.

  • AAP hits back at Amarinder for his Naxal link comment

    Chandigarh: A day after Congress MP Amarinder Singh alleged two AAP MPs from Punjab of having links with the Naxal movement, the party today hit back at him accusing the senior Congress leader of allowing drug mafia to enter the state during his tenure.

  • Advani, Rajnath Singh condole Tapan Sikdar’s demise

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L K Advani  and Union Home Minister and BJP president Rajnath Singh on Monday expressed grief over the demise of  Tapan Sikdar.

  • Sri Lankan court remand arrested TN fishermen to custody

    Rameswaram: A Sri Lankan court today remanded to judicial custody the 29 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, arrested last month by the island nation’s navy while fishing near near Katchatheevu, an islet in the Palk Strait, till June 16.

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    MHA asks UP why SCs-STs Act not slapped against Badaun accused

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry today shot off a letter to Uttar Pradesh government asking it to explain why the stringent clauses of Scheduled Castes and Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act were not slapped on those accused of raping and murdering of two cousins in Badaun.

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    Telugu people will stay united, says Jagan

    Hyderabad, Jun 2 (PTI) Congratulating the people of Telangana on the formation of the new State, YSR Congress Party chief Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy today said though the state is divided geographically, Telugu people will stay united and will cooperate mutually.

  • IAF chief meets PM

    New Delhi:  IAF chief Arup Raha today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and is believed to have briefed him on the operational preparedness of the force.

  • Solar plane makes inaugural flight

    London: A revolutionary solar-powered plane, that will try to fly around the world next year, has successfully made its inaugural test flight in Switzerland.