Free Press Journal
  • Shah Rukh will be great host for ‘Bigg Boss’: Salman Khan

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has not yet given clarity on whether he will host the eighth season of popular reality show “Bigg Boss”. However, in case he does not, he feels Shah Rukh Khan will make for “great host”.

  • firing in manipur

    7 injured in Manipur bomb blast

    Imphal: Seven people, including a six-year- old boy, were seriously injured in a bomb blast carried out by suspected militants in Manipur’s Imphal West district today.

  • UPSC aspirants protest outside Rajnath Singh’s residence

    New Delhi: Candidates of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) are today protesting outside the residence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, demanding an age relaxation for the aspirants of 2011 batch.

  • Telangana observes shutdown to protest Polavaram Bill

    Hyderabad: Telangana state observed a shutdown Saturday to protest against the passing of Polavaram Bill in Lok Sabha for transfering over 200 villages to Andhra Pradesh.

  • Alejandro Sabella

    Humble Sabella leads Argentina to the promised land

    Rio de Janeiro: From Bramall Lane in Sheffield to a World Cup final in Brazil, Argentina boss Alejandro Sabella’s path to the most important game in world football wasn’t always paved with gold.

  • Louis van Gaal

    Van Gaal wants Netherlands leave with ‘unbeaten’ record

    Brasilia (Brazil): Louis Van Gaal has denied that the third-place play-off against hosts Brazil was meaningless for the Netherlands as the 62-year-old hoped his team could finish the 2014 World Cup journey with an unbeaten record that does not include the semifinal loss against Argentina in the penalty shootout.

  • Jayalalithaa

    Jaya appeals to PM for restoration of kerosene allotment to TN

    Chennai: Arguing against the “unfair and cruel reductions in allocation of kerosene” to Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has once again sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention to ensure allotment of the state’s monthly requirement of over 65,000-kl.

  • Amazon seeks US nod to test-fly delivery drones

    Washington:  In a bid to deliver small packages to its customers in less than 30 minutes, the world’s largest online retailer Amazon has formally asked the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for permission to test its drone service.

  • Indian-American woman appointed CIO of top US university

    Washington: Indian-American Viji Murali, an IT veteran in higher education, has been named as the chief information officer and vice provost of Information and Educational Technology at a prestigious American university.

  • Five killed in Bengal road accident

    Kolkata: Five people, including a woman, were killed and over a dozen injured Saturday when a pickup van they were travelling in collided with another vehicle in West Bengal’s Bankura district, police said.

  • K Chandrasekhar Rao

    Bandh over nod to Polavaram Bill peaceful so far in Telangana

    Hyderabad: Telangana is facing a day-long bandh today called in protest against the passage in Lok Sabha of a Bill to transfer some villages of the newly-created state to Andhra Pradesh to aid the construction of the Polavaram project.

  • Narendra Modi

    Modi greets nation on Guru Purnima

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Guru Purnima, observed to pay respect to teachers.

  • Three security personnel killed in Pakistan

    Islamabad: At least three security personnel were killed and two injured Saturday when militants attacked a checkpost near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border.