Free Press Journal
  • Zinta gives police photos of bruised hand to back assault claim

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has submitted four photographs to Mumbai police showing bruises on her hand to back her claim of criminal assault against her ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia even as the industrialist shared with investigators the contact details of witnesses he wants examined, police said today.

  • Giriraj to be quizzed if needed in theft case: ADG

    Patna: Recovery of huge amount of cash and other valuables purportedly stolen from the house of BJP MP Giriraj Singh today triggered ruckus in both Houses of Bihar Legislature and the state police said it might interrogate the leader in course of the investigation.

  • Reserve 10 percent of budget for welfare of children: NGO

    New Delhi :  Despite a manifold rise in the annual budget over the years, the country’s children have not get their fair share of attention, an NGO said Wednesday, demanding 10 percent reservation for children in 2014 budget.

  • Narendra Modi with Arun Jaitley

    Jaitley may unveil reforms, incentives to spur growth

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is likely to announce a number of reform measures and provide incentives such as tax sops to revive industrial and economic growth in the maiden national budget of the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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    Jaitley to brief Pranab on budget’s main features

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Minister of State for Finance Nirmala Sitharaman will Thursday brief President Pranab Mukherjee on the main features of the general budget.

  • HC asks Jiah’s mother to reply to defamation suit by Pancholis

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today asked Rabia Khan, mother of Bollywood actress late Jiah Khan, to file her reply within a week to a Rs 100-crore defamation suit filed against her by the actor couple Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab.                

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    Decrease in dropout rate among girls students: Irani

    New Delhi: The average annual dropout rate among girl students at the upper primary level has decreased, Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani said here Wednesday.

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    Mamata defends TMC protest in Parliament

    Burdwan (WB): Defending the agitation by Trinamool Congress MPs in Parliament over the Railway budget, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said that they were only exercising their democratic rights to protest against ‘deprivation’ of Bengal.

  • Hurriyat criticises move asking UNMOGIP to vacate Delhi office

    Srinagar: The hardline Hurriyat Conference led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani today criticised Centre’s action asking the UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) to vacate the government bungalow in Delhi.

  • 1 killed, 6 injured in attack at Faizabad court complex

    Faizabad: In a daring attack inside the court complex here, two persons allegedly threw crude bombs and opened fire at a local politician, prompting his gunners to retaliate, killing one of the attackers.

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    PTI moves EC over Sharif’s qualification as Assembly member

    Islamabad: The Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) party moved the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday over Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s qualification as a National Assembly member.

  • Murder of 81-yr-old: accused tells court he raped the woman

    New Delhi: A 21-year-old domestic help, accused of murdering an 81-year-old woman at her residence in Greater Kailash area here, today told a local court that he had raped the victim before setting her on fire which led to her death.

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    SP wants alliance with Cong, NCP for Maha assembly polls

    Mumbai: Samajwadi Party today called for an alliance with Maharashtra’s ruling Congress-NCP combine in the upcoming assembly elections to prevent “communal forces” from coming to power in the state.

  • 26/11 trial adjourned for the fifth time in three months

    Lahore: An anti-terrorism court trying the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case today adjourned the hearing for the fifth time in last three months till July 16 after no prosecution lawyer and witnesses turned up.