Free Press Journal
  • No new taxes in MP budget

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government today proposed no new taxes in the budget for 2014-15, that projects a fiscal deficit of Rs 13,425 crore.

  • Discontinue of admission to BSC in Kolhan colleges opposed

    Jamshedpur:  BJP leader Dr Dineshanand Goswami today strongly opposed the decision of the Kolhan University to discontinue admission in the science stream at graduation course in colleges affiliated to it on the grounds that the colleges did not have sanctioned posts of lecturers.

  • Man kills sister-in-law, commits suicide

    Muzaffarnagar:  A 55-year-old man allegedly killed his sister-in-law and later committed suicide by consuming poison at Ghasipura village here, police said today.

  • Cyber crimes in Kerala on increase

    Thiruvananthapuram:  In a bid to challenge the increasing number of cyber related crimes, state government proposed to set up a Cyberdome at Technopark, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala told assembly today.

  • Pranab Mukherjee

    Coffee table book on President to be released Wednesday

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will receive the first copy of a coffee table book, “First Citizen: Pranab Mukherjee in Rashtrapati Bhavan” Wednesday, an official release said Tuesday.

  • Kochi LNG’s 90 pc capacity lying unutilised: Minister

    Thiruvananthapuram:  Nearly 90 per cent of the present capacity of LNG Terminal at Kochi is lying unutilised due to people’s resistance to laying the pipeline network for carrying gas to different parts of the state, Industries Minister P K Kunhalikutty informed the Assembly today.

  • Ustad Amjad Ali Khan gets back his sarod missing on BA flight

    New Delhi: Ustad Amjad Ali Khan’s sarod, which he has been strumming for the last 45 years, was restored to the iconic musician by British Airways after it went missing on a flight while he was returning to Delhi from London on Saturday night.

  • Delhi Metro’s Blue Line hits snag

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro commuters faced a tough time Tuesday morning as a snag hit the Blue Line from Dwarka Sector-21 to Noida City Centre/Vaishali, causing trains to run slow and halt for long at many stations, resulting in overcrowding, officials said.

  • Apex court grants bail to Tarun Tejpal

    New Delhi:  The Supreme Court Tuesday granted bail to Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal in a sexual assault case.

  • Ten-hour hartal to protest attack on activists

    Kozhikode(KER):  The ten-hour hartal called by the United Democratic Front and BJP in protest against the attack on a sit-in organised by the Azhimathi Virudha Janakeeya Munnani,  in Kozhikode district affected normal life today.

  • Building collapse:Toll rises to 28,three more pulled out alive

    Chennai:  Eight more bodies were recovered today, taking the toll in the collapse of an under- construction multi-storeyed building here to 28 even as three persons were pulled out alive, a senior government official said.