Free Press Journal
  • Rape Case

    Teenage girl raped

    Barabanki (UP): A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Satrikh area here when she went to the field to relieve herself, police said today.

  • Houses with taps, toilet facilities by 2022: President

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee said Monday that by the time the nation completes 75 years of its independence in 2022 every house in India will have pucca (brick and cemented) houses with water connection and toilet facilities.

  • Former BSP leader Patil joins BJP

    Nashik:  BSP leader Dinkar Dharma Patil, who contested election from Nashik seat in the recently- concluded general elections has formally joined BJP here, BJP city president Laxman Savaji said.

  • Federal spirit of the country has been diluted: Govt

    New Delhi:  Federal spirit of the country has been diluted over the years, government said today and promised to correct it by actively engaging with the states on national issues and function as an ‘organic Team India’.

  • President outlines government thrust on infrastructure

    New Delhi:  From a “sagar mala” or a chain on the sea, connecting India’s ports and then the hinterland, to an enabling groundwork for cheaper air travel to small cities, President Pranab Mukherjee Monday outlined a slew of projects to show the thrust the Narendra Modi government wishes to give to infrastructure development.

  • Dehradun shootout: Life imprisonment for 17 policemen

    New Delhi:  A Delhi court Monday awarded life imprisonment to 17 of the 18 policemen convicted of killing a 22-year-old MBA student in a fake shootout in Dehradun in 2009.

  • 3 killed, 9 injured as car rams into vehicles

    Nashik: Three members of a family were killed and nine others injured when an SUV rammed into three vehicles on the Mumbai-Agra National Highway near here, police said today.

  • Two firemen die in major fire in city; firefighting continues

    Chandigarh: Bodies of two fireman were retrieved from the debris of a collapsed four-storey building in the wee hours, even as firefighting continued today after a major fire broke out in it last night, in the Sector 17 area of the city, officials said.

  • River tragedy: Irani speaks to Himachal minister

    New Delhi:  Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani Monday said that she has spoken to the Himachal Pradesh education minister about 24 engineering student being washed away near Mandi district.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo

    Ronaldo in line for Portugal return

    Florham Park (US) :  Cristiano Ronaldo is in line for a morale-boosting return to the Portugal side for Tuesday’s friendly in the United States against Ireland, just two days before the World Cup begins.

  • Terror attack on NATO complex in Afghanistan

    Kabul: At least four people were killed when militants mounted an audacious attack on a NATO complex in Afghanistan, an official said Monday.

  • Chinese navy to join 2014 RIMPAC naval drill with US

    Beijing:  The Chinese navy will participate in the US’ Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) multinational naval exercises for the first time this year, official media reported today.

  • Father, daughter die in family suicide pact

    Erode: In what seems to be a suicide pact, a man and his 19-year-old daughter died after consuming food laced with poison while his wife and son have been admitted to hospital, police said today.

  • 23 killed as Pak militants attack Karachi airport

    Karachi:  At least 23 persons, including 10 terrorists, were killed when heavily armed militants attacked the Jinnah International Airport in Pakistan’s commercial hub Karachi even as fresh firing was heard early today, hours after security forces declared an end to the assault.