Free Press Journal
  • Panel recommends reinstatement of DBTL scheme

    New Delhi: Months after the scheme to pay LPG users cash subsidy was put on hold, an expert committee has recommended its reinstatement after streamlining some processes as it helps prevent pilferages.

  • Govt decides not to renew contract of NATGRID CEO

    New Delhi:  Government has decided not to renew the contract of Raghu Raman, CEO of NATGRID, a robust intelligence gathering mechanism set up to track any terror suspect and incident, and is looking for his replacement.

  • Patnaik creates sand sculpture to mark World Environment Day

    Bhubaneswar:  Marking the World Environment Day noted sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik has created a unique sand sculpture in Puri depicting the importance of protecting the environment and building eco-friendly homes.

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    TDP chief offers prayers at shrine of Lord Venkateswara

    Tirupati:  A day after being unanimously elected as legislative party leader, TDP Chief N Chandrababu Naidu offered prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala here this morning.

  • Narendra Modi, Advani and Sonia Gandhi First To Take Oath In Lok Sabha

    PM, Advani, Sonia among first to take oath in LS

    New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi, several of his Cabinet colleagues and Congress President Sonia Gandhi were prominent among those who took oath as members of the 16th Lok Sabha today.

  • Nagaland govt committed to peace process: Patton

    Kohima:  The NPF-led Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) government has said the state government was committed to the the ongoing peace process but asked Naga political groups to strictly adhere to the ceasefire ground rules.

  • Power crisis continues unabated in Uttar Pradesh

    Lucknow: The power scenario in Uttar Pradesh continues to be grim as capital city residents protested the erratic power supply and took to the streets to vent their anger.

  • Minor girl raped

    Girl raped by youth

    Muzaffarnagar:  A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped at gunpoint by a youth at her house in Khubbapur village in the district, police said today.

  • Anjali Damania from Maharashtra Quits AAP

    Anjali Damania quits AAP

    Mumbai: Anjali Damania, Aam Aadmi Party’s senior leader from Maharashtra, has quit the party, officials said here Thursday.

  • Charred body of woman found

    Unnao (UP): A completely burnt body of a 25-year-old woman was found in Harinamkheda village, police said today.

  • Teenage Girl Raped

    Teenage girl raped, sets herself ablaze

    Jaipur:  A 17-year-old girl attempted suicide by setting herself ablaze after she was allegedly raped in Mahesh Nagar area of the city, police said today.

  • Villager murdered

    Sant Kabir Nagar (UP): A 50-year-old man was killed by some unidentified assailants in Utraval village here, police said today.

  • PM bats for cleaner, greener planet

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked the people to serve as “trustees” in protecting the environment and utilising natural resources for the present while ensuring happiness of future generations.

  • Sahara thanks apex court for asset de-freeze

    New Delhi: The Sahara Group has thanked the Supreme Court for lifting the freeze on its moveable and immovable assets so that it can raise the Rs.10,000 crore for part payment of dues, but also said it had repaid the bulk of money owed to investors.

  • Putin to attend D-Day commemorations: Hollande

    Brussels: Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend a commemoration ceremony of the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy, French President Francois Hollande said.