Free Press Journal
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    Two Haryana doctors arrested for sex detection tests

    Chandigarh: Conducting sex determination tests on pregnant women has landed two doctors in Haryana behind bars following raids on their clinics, a health department spokesman said Saturday.

  • Devendra Fadnavis

    State government should have filed caveat in HC: Fadnavis

    Mumbai: Maharashtra BJP president Devendra Fadnavis today criticised the state government for not filing a caveat in the High Court despite being aware that its decision of Maratha and Muslim reservation can be challenged.

  • Herpes virus increases HIV infection risk

    New York: The herpes virus increases both susceptibility to and transmissibility of HIV infection, according to a new study.

  • BBNL, TSSC ink pact for skill development in telecom

    New Delhi: The Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) and Bharat Broadband Nigam Limited (BBNL) have inked a pact for skill development in the telecom sector for the National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN) project, an official statement said here.

  • Jitan Ram Manjhi

    Bihar CM disagrees with Rajnath on Naxals

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today said that he disagreed with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh that no talks will be held with Maoists and a befitting reply given if attacked.

  • Woman paraded naked in UP village, husband beaten up

    Pilibhit (UP): A woman was allegedly stripped and forced to walk around naked while her husband was severely beaten up for opposing “local goons” in Andryan village of Jehanabad area here.

  • Night owls are bad drivers: Study

    London: Individual chronotypes – that is, whether you are a “morning-type” or an “evening-type”, depending on the time of day when your physiological functions are more active – markedly influences driving performance, says a study.

  • Four killed in Delhi building collapse

    New Delhi: Four people were killed and five injured when a building collapsed here Saturday morning, an official said.

  • Advani enters World 6-Red snooker quarters

    Sharm el-Sheikh (Egypt):Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani showed his mettle as he beat Alex Borg of Malta 4-0 to enter the quarter-finals of the World 6-Red Snooker Championship here today.

  • gold shopping

    Gold extends losses on stockists selling, global cues

    New Delhi: Continuing its losing streak for the third straight session, gold prices today drifted by Rs 120 to Rs 28,530 per ten gram in the national capital on sustained selling by stockists amid a weak trend overseas.

  • NMC demands 20% interim relief to employees in Budget 2014-15

    Jammu: Citing steep hike in prices of essential commodities, National Mazdoor Conference today demanded sanction of 20 per cent interim relief and merging of 50 per cent DA in favour of employees and pensioners in the upcoming Union Budget.

  • Fresh case against GAIL, death toll in AP fire goes up to 16

    Rajahmundry (AP): Andhra Pradesh Police today filed a fresh case against state-run GAIL in connection with yesterday’s blaze, apparently caused by leakage in its gas pipleline in East Godavari district, even as the death toll rose to 16 with a child succumbing to injuries.