Free Press Journal
  • Prakash Javadekar

    BJP fields Javadekar for RS from Madhya Pradesh

    NEW DELHI – The Bharatiya Janata Party today said it has fielded Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar for Rajya Sabha seat from Madhya Pradesh.

  • South West monsoon hits Kerala

    New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram: Delayed by four days, the South West monsoon set in over Kerala today, marking its entry into the Indian sub-continent amid projections of below normal monsoon this year.

  • Geo TV suspended for 15 days for defaming Pakistan Army, ISI

    Islamabad: The licence of Geo News, Pakistan’s leading television channel, was today suspended for 15 days and fined Rs 10 million by the media regulatory authority for defaming the army and the powerful ISI.

  • Don’t jump to conclusions on Modi: Digvijay tells Tharoor

    New Delhi: Congress spokesperson Shashi Tharoor, who has come under fire from party leaders for praising Narendra Modi, today got a piece of advice from party general secretary Digvijay Singh “not to jump to conclusions”.

  • sharad yadav

    Crisis in JD(U) deepens with swelling of rebels list

    Patna: Crisis in ruling JD(U) triggered by induction of 14 new ministers deepened today with nearly half-a-dozen rebel MLAs holding meeting here and expressing their anger against former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

  • Nothing has come before me against Cong MLA: Speaker

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Assembly speaker G Karthikeyan today said nothing incriminating against Congress MLA A P Abdullakutty has come before him warranting action.

  • One killed, 7 injured in clash in Rajasthan

    Jaipur: One person was today killed and seven others were injured in a clash between two groups over an old enmity in Churu district today.

  • Faulkner to lead Australia A for 4-day series against India A

    Melbourne: Australian all-rounder James Faulkner has been appointed as the ‘A’ team captain for the four-day series against India ‘A’ and South Africa ‘A’ in July and August, Cricket Australia confirmed today.

  • Jaitley to meet state finance ministers on Monday

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will meet his state counterparts on Monday as part of pre-budget consultations and also discuss progress towards the proposed Goods and Services Tax (GST).

  • Ram-Kapoor

    Want to become a star character actor: Ram Kapoor

    Mumbai: Popular TV actor Ram Kapoor says he does not just want to become a star but a ‘star character actor’ and be recognised on the lines of Pankaj Kapur, Amrish Puri and Boman Irani.

  • New responsibility a challenge,will be gentle but firm:Mahajan

    New Delhi: With strained Government-Opposition ties marring the functioning of previous Lok Sabha, new Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today said creating “coordination” among parties will be her top priority and she will be “gentle but firm” to ensure smooth proceedings.

  • Prices Of Gold And Silver Rise On Global Cues

    Gold, silver rise on global cues

    New Delhi: Gold prices rose by Rs 70 to Rs 27,250 per ten gram in the national capital today on increased buying by stockists, taking positive cues from the global markets.

  • Police acts on minor girls’ SMS, stops her marriage

    Chennai: Acting on an SMS from a minor girl, police stopped her marriage scheduled to be held at a famous temple in a surburban area of the city on June eight, police said.

  • Kejriwal put on trial on charges of defamation

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal was today put on trial by a Delhi court on charges of defamation on a complaint filed against him by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari.

  • Thomas to promote basketball in India

    New Delhi: National Basketball Association (NBA) point guard Isaiah Thomas of the Sacramento Kings arrived in Mumbai today for a week-long tour to promote the game of basketball and to enhance NBA’s fan base in the country.