Free Press Journal
  • Army Chief visits naval base, ship in Shanghai

    Beijing : Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Saturday visited a naval base and a naval ship in Shanghai on the final day of his China visit during which he interacted with the People’s Liberation Army top brass to improve ties between the two militaries, reports PTI.

  • Peeved Pancholis slap Rs 100 cr defamation suit on Rabiya Khan

    Mumbai : Actors Aditya Pancholi and his wife Zarina Wahab along with their daughter Sana filed a defamation suit worth Rs. 100 crore against deceased actress Jiah Khan’s mother Rabiya Khan for using foul language against the Pancholis on microblogging website Twitter from March 4 to May 1 2014.

  • Tendulkar delights crowd in short span

    London :  Sachin Tendulkar made everyone at Lord’s nostalgic with some delectable strokes but it was young

  • WI chase T20 series win to salvage pride

    Roseau (Dominica) :  Captain Darren Sammy is determined to ensure West Indies take something away from their series against New Zealand, by winning the Twenty20 double-header starting at Windsor Park here Saturday.

  • Slain Arab teen was ‘burnt alive’

    Ramallah : A Palestinian teenager, whose abduction and murder sparked three days of violent protests, was burned alive, according to initial post-mortem findings reported by Palestinian media on Saturday, according to AFP.

  • India’s attack key to England series: Dravid

    London :  Former captain Rahul Dravid says India’s success in England will largely depend on how well their under-fire bowling attack can shape up during the five-Test series, starting at Nottingham on July 9.

  • Late Syedna’s kin file plaint against Mufaddal’s followers

    Mumbai : A complaint has been registered against followers of Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin for allegedly preventing the sons of Khuzaima Qutbuddin, the half-brother of late 52nd Dai al-Mutlaq Syedna Mohammad Burhanuddin from performing ‘ziyarat’ (paying respects) of their late grandfather and their uncle, police said here on Saturday.

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    Islamic State’s Baghdadi orders Muslims to ‘obey’ him: video

    Baghdad : The leader of the Islamic State jihadist group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, purportedly ordered all Muslims to obey him in a video released on Saturday on social media, reports AFP. The hitherto elusive Baghdadi, who on June 29 proclaimed a “caliphate” straddling Syria and Iraq, made his appeal in a sermon delivered on Friday in the militant-held northern Iraqi city of Mosul.

  • AAP urges Jung to change MLA fund spending law

    New Delhi : Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday asked Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to change a “discriminatory” act that disallows MLAs from spending their funds for development work in group housing societies’ areas here and threatened to launch a city-wide stir if its demand was not met.

  • HC directs Maha govt 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.

  • Jihadists destroy mosques in Iraq

    Baghdad : Jihadists who overran Mosul last month have demolished ancient shrines and mosques in and around the historic northern Iraqi city, residents and social media posts said.