Free Press Journal
  • Plane carrying Indian nurses lands in Kochi

    Kochi: A special Air India flight with 183 people on board, including the 46 nurses freed by insurgents in Iraq, arrived here Saturday noon, officials said.

  • Justin Bieber

    Justin Bieber cleared off `flight pot smoking` charges

    Washington: Justin Bieber has been cleared in the case after he allegedly filled Canada to New Jersey flight with marijuana smoke that forced pilots to wear oxygen masks.

  • Unidentified body found on railway tracks

    Bundi (Raj): The body of an unidentified person was found lying this morning on railway tracks near Tirath village in the Keshoraipatan area of the district.

  • boko haram

    Female recruiters of Boko Haram arrested

    London: Three women have reportedly been arrested in Nigeria for recruiting females for Boko Haram, the Islamist militant group, said the country’s military establishment.

  • SIT books Pratapsingh Rane, son for bribery

    Panaji:  The Special Investigation Team of Goa Police has booked former Chief Minister Pratapsingh Rane and his legislator son for allegedly accepting a Rs 6 crore bribe to facilitate the clearance of a mining lease.

  • I’m here to stay: Sidharth Malhotra

    New Delhi:  His success ratio is impressive and model-turned-actor Sidharth Malhotra, who is currently riding high on “Ek Villain”, which has minted Rs.77.20 crore in its opening week, is confident he will play a long innings in filmdom.

  • Subramanian Swamy

    Congress approaching court over demand for LoP post will embarrass

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said that the Congress will only be embarrassed if they go to court to have their demand to be assigned the post of the Leader of Opposition (LoP), as they don’t have the required number of seats.

  • HC directs Maha to declare its river policy

    Mumbai:  The Bombay High Court has asked Maharashtra Government to file an affidavit within three weeks declaring its policy on allowing constructions along the banks of rivers, lakes, creeks and tributaries.

  • Nurses

    Air India flight from Iraq to reach Mumbai at 9.30 am

    Kochi:  The special Air India flight carrying 46 Indian nurses set free by Sunni militants ISIS in strife-torn Iraq and 137 others would first land in Mumbai and reach here around noon today, a top airport official said.

  • Crimes against women up in 6 NE states; Assam tops list

    Guwahati:  Crimes against women in six of the eight Northeastern states increased significantly in the last year compared to the year before as Assam led the list, although Manipur and Mizoram registered a downward trend.

  • Chhattisgarh rail proj on track, 2 more to be expedited: Goyal

    New Delhi: With lack of transport infrastructure hampering coal production, the new government  says it has brought on track one of the three critical rail links in Chhattisgarh and efforts are on to fasttrack other two in Jharkhand and Odisha.

  • Shopkeeper found murdered in Muzaffarnagar

    Muzaffarnagar:  A 32-year-old shopkeeper was found murdered with his throat slit at Kanjikhera village in Shamli district, police said today.

  • 70 teachers found absent from duty in Muzaffarnagar

    Muzaffarnagar:  70 teachers of government-run primary schools were found absent from duty during checking by a team of the education department in the district, an official said today.

  • Roger Federer

    Federer eyes Wimbledon record, Djokovic ponders major woe

    London:  Roger Federer targets a record eighth Wimbledon title tomorrow against Novak Djokovic who is desperate to end a stretch of Grand Slam finals defeats which are threatening to shatter his legacy.