Free Press Journal
  • Narendra Modi

    Modi visiting Bhutan a good step, says NCP leader Tariq Anwar

    New Delhi: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader, Tariq Anwar on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to undertake a two-day visit to Bhutan should be seen as a good step, as New Delhi must develop ties with its neighbours.

  • Manohar Parrikar

    Goa CM hostage to mining lobby, alleges AAP

    Panaji:  Alleging that Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was “hostage” to the mining lobby in the state, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has reiterated its demand to set up a corporation for this industry.

  • 27 dead in terror attack in Kenya

    Nairobi:  At least 27 people were killed and several injured after Al-Shabaab militants burnt down hotels and a police station in the coastal town of Mpeketoni in eastern Kenya Sunday night, police confirmed Monday.

  • CPI(M) PB member Baby back in assembly

    Thiruvananthapuram:  Setting at rest speculation of him sticking to his personal decision to quit the assembly membership following defeat in Lok Sabha polls, CPI(M) Politburo member M A Baby returned to the House today after a week’s absence.

  • LDF walkout in Ker assembly over misery of coastal people

    Thiruvananthapuram:  The opposition LDF members today staged a walkout in the Kerala Assembly over misery of people living in the coastal areas across the state due to extensive damage caused by severe sea erosion with the onset of the monsoon.

  • Michael Schumacher

    Schumacher leaves French hospital, out of coma

    Berlin: Michael Schumacher’s manager says the Formula One great is no longer in a coma and has left a French hospital where he had been receiving treatment since a skiing accident in December.

  • Mamata Bnerjee

    Mamata assures industry that violence will not be tolerated

    Kolkata: Asserting that violence in the name of trade unionism would not be tolerated, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said six people have been arrested in connection with the killing of the chief executive officer of North Brook jute mill.

  • Vodafone set to acquire Cobra Automotive for euro 145 mn

    London: British telecom major Vodafone today said it will acquire Italian security and telematics firm Cobra Automotive Technologies for euro 145 million to expand its machine-to-machine business.

  • Locals protest against Tikait remarks

    Muzaffarnagar:  Protests were held by locals here over some remarks allegedly made by Bharatiya Kisan Union chief Naresh Tikait with police saying they are on the alert to ensure no untoward incident took place in the area.

  • Three killerd in road accident

    Keonjhar (Odisha):  Three persons were killed and as many injured critically when an auto-rickshar in which they were travelling collied with a van at Raisuan bazar near here in Keonjhar district, police said today.

  • In the World Cup season, jail inmates train for soccer league

    Kolkata:  While the world outside is engrossed in following the World Cup, those confined within the four walls of jails in West Bengal have also caught the fever, following avidly their favourite teams on television screens.

  • Arunachal Governor felicitates NDA cadets from state

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Lt. Gen (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma today felicitated Arunachalee cadets Shimon Doke Lendo (Air Force), Yumlam Jose and Hage Kapa (both Army) at Raj Bhawan here who graduated from National Defence Academy (NDA) Pune.

  • Uddhav Thackeray Seeks CBI Inquiry Into Gopinath Munde’s Accident

    Police recruitment deaths: Is Patil fit to govern? asks Uddhav

    Mumbai: Claiming the government is making a “mockery” of fitness by making candidates run five kilometres during the ongoing police recruitment drive, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray today asked if Home Minister R R Patil was himself fit to govern.