Free Press Journal
  • Nitin Gadkari

    Advani deserves to be President of India: Gadkari

    New Delhi: Union Minister and senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari has said party patriarch L K Advani deserves to be the President of India, a post commensurate with his stature.

  • Ravi Shankar Prasad

    Rail fare hike was inevitable: Ravi Shankar Prasad

    New Delhi: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Saturday justified the government’s decision to hike railway passenger fares, saying the increase was inevitable as the previous Congress-led government had left the railways in a shambles.

  • Prepared to handle any situation in JK: DGP on al-Qaeda threat

    Jammu:Asserting that security forces in Jammu and Kashmir are alert to threats of al-Qaeda, Director General of Police (DGP) K Rajindra Kumar said here today the state police along with central forces are prepared to handle any situation and thwart nefarious designs of militants.

  • Narendra Modi with Arun Jaitley

    Rail fare hike difficult but correct decision, says Jaitley

    New Delhi:Defending the steep hike in rail fare and freight rates as a ‘difficult but correct decision’, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the railways can survive only if users pay for availing of facilities.

  • FIFA suspends referee for incorrect decisions

    Natal (Brazil): FIFA has suspended Colombian assistant referee Humberto Clavijo for making incorrect decisions during the World Cup’s Mexico-Cameroon clash June 13 at the Arena das Dunas here.

  • Prakash Javadekar

    Govt keen on promoting children’s films: Javadekar

    Mumbai:  The government is keen on promoting children’s films by facilitating expansion of their reach, Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar here said today.

  • kashmir security

    Cross border under control, says J&K DGP

    Jammu: Maintaining that security situation in Jammu and Kashmir is under control, Police Chief K Rajindra Kumar today said due to extreme alert and vigilance along the border, infiltration has come down in the state.

  • H D Deve Gowda

    Gowda flays rail fare hike, questions govt’s hurry

    Bangalore: Former Prime Minister and JDS chief H D Deve Gowda today flayed the steep hike in railway fares and freight charges, saying it was contrary to the Lok Sabha election campaign of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to combat the price rise.

  • Huma Qureshi to marry in 2018?

    Mumbai: Actress Huma Qureshi has been romantically linked to celebrities like Anurag Kashyap and Shahid Kapoor in the past and continues to say she’s yet to be committed to someone. But if one goes by a palm reader, she will get married in 2018.

  • N. Srinivasan

    Srini’s appointment, 2015 World Cup key issues in ICC meet

    Dubai: With BCCI re-confirming N Srinivasan’s nomination to the post of ICC chairman, the issue of his appointment alongwith the 2015 World Cup will form the core agenda in the annual conference week of the world body in Melbourne starting June 24.

  • Demi Lovato remembers late father

    London: Singer Demi Lovato, who lost her father to cancer last year, remembered him, saying she is at peace that he does not have to suffer anymore.

  • Govt in process of framing separate policy for MSMEs: Mishra

    Lucknow: To improve the condition of micro, small and medium enterprises, the government is working on simplifying processes to facilitate such entrepreneurs and a separate policy for this sector is on the anvil.

  • Man beaten

    Pune techie case: Desai remanded in police custody till Jun 24

    Pune: The chief of right wing outfit Hindu Rashtra Sena Dhananjay Desai has been remanded in a four-day police custody by a court here for alleged involvement in murder of 28-year-old techie Mohasin Shaikh by a violent mob at suburban Hadapsar following surfacing of a Facebook post denigrating King Shivaji and late Bal Thackeray.

  • Anand finishes joint fifth in World Blitz

    Dubai:  Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand had to be content with a joint fifth finish even as reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen scripted history by winning theWorld Blitz Championship that concluded here.

  • Ronaldo struggles hampering Portugal preparation

    Manuas (Brazil):  Lingering doubts about the fitness of world player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo have left Portugal in disarray ahead of their World Cup Group E clash with the United States in Manaus tomorrow.

  • Russia bar Belgium’s path to last 16

    Rio De Janeiro: Having come from behind to beat Algeria in their opening game, Belgium can reach the World Cup knockout phase by beating Russia at Rio de Janeiro’s fabled Maracana tomorrow.

  • England exit leaves Gerrard heartbroken again

    Rio De Janeiro: In the space of only 55 days, England captain Steven Gerrard has seen his dreams of late-career glory with club and country slither through his fingers in acutely painful fashion.