Free Press Journal
  • Woman raped by neighbour in UP

    Sultanpur (UP):  A 24-year-old married woman was allegedly raped by her neighbour in the Baldirai area here, police said today.

  • Piyush Goyal

    Govt to define pristine forests areas by month-end

    New Delhi:  Nearly two years after introduction of the concept of  “inviolate” areas, the new government says it will by month-end define areas to be declared as pristine forests so that coal mining can begin in other places.

  • Omar Abdullah

    Development of J-K depends on railways: Omar

    Katra:  Underlining that economic development of Jammu and Kashmir is largely dependent on railways, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today stressed the need for early completion of unconnected stretches of Jammu-Baramulla Railway track.

  • VVIP helicopter deal: CBI records statement of Goa Governor

    New Delhi:  Carrying on with its probe into allegations of over Rs 360 crore bribe paid in the purchase of VVIP helicopters, the CBI today recorded statement of Goa Governor B V Wanchoo as a “witness”.

  • Two persons arrested for allegedly blackmailing a girl

    Jajpur (Odisha):  Two persons were arrested for allegedly blackmailing a girl and trying to exort money after recording an objectionable video of her with a man in Odisha’s Jajpur district, police said today.

  • Parkash Singh Badal

    Badal seeks fund from Centre for drinking water scheme

    Chandigarh:  Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today urged Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to provide additional funds to the state in the ensuing Budget under Rural Water Supply and Sanitation scheme.

  • We want to win hearts of people of J and K: PM after flagging, off Katra train

    Katra(J and K):  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today declared that the Centre wants to win the hearts of people of Jammu and Kashmir through development as he flagged off the train linking Katra–the base camp for pilgrims headed to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine nestled in the Trikuta hills.

  • Vajpayee’s Kashmir dream will be realized: Modi

    Katra (Jammu and Kashmir):  Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Friday that former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s dream of bringing peace in Jammu and Kashmir will be realized.

  • Sadananda Gowda

    Sadananda Gowda welcomes Katra-Udhampur rail inauguration

    Katra: Stating that the Indian Railways is committed to the balanced development of railway network across regions, Union Railways Minister D.V Sadananda Gowda today welcomed the Katra-Udhampur rail inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • Narendra Modi

    New train will help Amarnath shrine devotees across country: Modi

    Katra: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who flagged off a new train to Katra on Friday, congratulated the people of Jammu and Kashmir for helping the project see the light of day, and said the new facility will not only be beneficial to Kashmiris, but also to all who want to visit the state.

  • Narendra Modi

    Himalayan states will see progress: Modi

    Katra: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who flagged off a new train to Katra on Friday, said Katra will see massive development over the next ten years, making it an important centre in Jammu and Kashmir.

  • Arun Jaitley

    No need to panic on price rise; states should take action: FM

    New Delhi: Blaming hoarders for the rise in food inflation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said there is “no panic situation” and asked the states to take measures to crackdown on hoarding and black marketing to rein in prices.

  • Nurses Trapped

    ‘Nurses lodged in old building in Mosul’

    Kottayam:  A group of Keralite nurses moved in a vehicle by rebels from their hospital in Tikrit in Iraq are lodged in an old building near a hospital in Mosul and are  safe, according to family members of a nurse here.