Free Press Journal
  • Vice Admiral Chopra takes over as Western Naval Commander

    Mumbai: Vice Admiral Anil Chopra today took over as Commander-in-Chief of the Western Naval Command, nearly two months after Vice Admiral Shekar Sinha took voluntary retirement on being superseded by Admiral Robin Dhowan as Navy chief.

  • Techie murder: FB pics uploaded from foreign IP addresses

    Mumbai/Pune: Objectionable posts of warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji and Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray on Facefook that led to violence and brutal murder of an IT professional in Pune on Monday were uploaded from IP addresses in four countries using proxy servers, police said today.

  • Vladimir Putin

    Putin, Obama hold brief meeting on D-Day sidelines

    Benouville (France): Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin held informal talks today, diplomatic sources said, amid the worst crisis in ties between the United States and Russia in decades over the unrest in Ukraine.

  • Idea Cellular

    Idea’s Rs 3,000-cr QIP issue subscribed about three times

    New Delhi: Idea Cellular’s offer for selling shares to institutional investors has received demand of about three times the number of shares put up for sale, bankers familiar with the development said.

  • Cong MPs meet union ministers seeking special status for AP

    New Delhi: A delegation of five Congress Rajya Sabha MPs from Andhra Pradesh today met union ministers demanding special status for the state and fast implementation of assurances relating to infrastructure made in the AP Reorganisation Act.

  • Badal condemns clash at Golden Temple

    Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today strongly condemned a clash between two groups inside the Golden Temple premises in Amritsar, saying nobody would be allowed to disturb hard earned atmosphere of peace and harmony in the state.

  • Booked Goa Facebooker condemns Pune techie’s murder

    Panaji: Goa Facebooker Devu Chodankar, the first Facebook user to be booked for posting allegedly controversial updates on the social network after the 2014 Lok Sabha election, has condemned Pune techie Mohsin Shaikh’s murder.

  • chandrababu naidu

    Chandrababu Naidu calls on AP Governor

    Hyderabad: A day after he was appointed the Chief Minister and was invited to form the first government of the new state of Andhra Pradesh, Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu today met Governor E S L Narasimhan at the Raj Bhavan here this evening.

  • Have internal self-correction mechanism in place: India

    New Delhi: Days after the United Nations condemned the brutal gangrape and murder of two teenaged girls in Badaun, India today said it never claimed to be a “perfect society” but the country has internal self-correction mechanism in place to deal with such acts.

  • Nepal-India security meet postponed

    Kathmandu: A security meeting between India and Nepal, which was scheduled to begin here on Sunday, has been postponed due to technical reasons, officials here said today.

  • Sirsa:  Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda today said a decision would soon be taken regarding the formation of separate Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee in the state keeping in view the larger interest of Sikh Community.

  • 18 cops held guilty in U’khand’s fake encounter of MBA student

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today convicted 18 Uttarakhand Police personnel, seven of them for murder and others for various offences including criminal conspiracy and kidnapping in a fake encounter case in which an MBA student was shot dead in Uttarakhand in 2009.

  • Motivation key to players’ overall growth

    Often the lack of inspiration from coaches cause the youngsters to drop their interest off tennis, says former World Doubles Champion Paul Klevermaan

  • Protests demanding arrest of main accused in murder case

    Mangalore:  Members of the Mogaveer Community today staged a protest before the Deputy Commissioner’s office demanding the arrest of the main accused in the Gangadhar Pangala murder case.