Free Press Journal
  • SRK undergoes eye surgery, all’s well

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan underwent a minor eye surgery here, and he has joked that he can now “read even between the lines”.

  • Romanian parliament seeks president’s resignation

    Bucharest:  The Romanian parliament adopted a declaration Wednesday calling for the resignation of President Traian Basescu over a corruption scandal in which his brother is implicated.

  • Beas tragedy: Court orders Rs.5 lakh for each victim’s kin

    Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh High Court Wednesday ordered a interim compensation of Rs.5 lakh each to the families of 24 students of a Hyderabad engineering college, who were washed away in Beas river.

  • Rlways had intelligence about possible Maoist attack in Bihar

    New Delhi: Railway Ministry had intelligence inputs about a possible Maoist attack on rail properties in Tirhut and Saran regions of Bihar, a senior RPF official claimed today after the derailment of Rajdhani Express in Chapra.

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    Modi not to attend FIFA final

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not be attending the World Cup football final, the external affairs ministry said Wednesday.

  • Karan is not pushing my career: Sidharth

    Mumbai: Sidharth Malhotra, whose next film ‘Ek Villain’ will hit the screens this Friday, has rubbished all the talks about landing plum projects in Bollywood because of his mentor and filmmaker Karan Johar.

  • Enough bowlers with suspect action are playing: ICC GM Cricket

    Melbourne: The GM (Cricket) of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Geoff Allardice has admitted that enough scrutiny hasn’t been done to curb chucking, although there are “enough bowlers with suspect action” playing competitive cricket.

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    Five notorious World Cup episodes

    Paris: Uruguay striker Luis Suarez once again hogged the limelight for the 25B2-BERNEwrong reason over an alleged biting incident involving Italian Giorgio Chiellini in their final group game.

  • Sensex slips 55 pts ahead of monthly derivatives expiry

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex today closed 55.16 points lower at 25,313.74 on caution ahead of monthly derivatives expiry and volatile global oil prices due to continued violence in crude producer Iraq.

  • PowerMin seeks Goyal’s help for coal supply to 9940 MW plants

    New Delhi: With Coal Ministry rejecting the Power Ministry’s request to provide fuel to 9940 MW plants of companies like Essar Power, GMR and GVK Power, the latter has sought intervention of Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal into the matter.

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    No lead from CCTV cameras at Wankhede in Preity Zinta’s case

    Mumbai: The five CCTV cameras at Garware Pavilion in Wankhede stadium where actress Preity Zinta was allegedly molested by industrialist Ness Wadia on May 30 have neither captured any argument nor scuffle inside the premises between the estranged couple, police said today.