Free Press Journal
  • Ex state, Centre govt differences delayed highway proj:PWD Min

    Jaipur: Political “differences” between Congress leaders from the state and the Centre during the previous Union government has caused the delay in completion of the six-lane Jaipur-Delhi highway, a Rajasthan minister has alleged.

  • Typhoon Rammasun toll in Philippines rises to 10

    Manila:  At least 10 people have died in the Philippines after typhoon Rammasun struck the northern half of the country with sustained winds of up to 185 kph, the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) said Wednesday.

  • Venkaiah Naidu

    Centre clears 23 projects for Delhi

    New Delhi: The central government has sanctioned 23 infrastructure projects to make Delhi a world class city, union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said Wednesday.

  • Death toll in boat accident off Malaysia rises to four

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian maritime authorities found two more bodies floating in the sea today after a boat carrying illegal Indonesian migrants sank, raising the confirmed death toll to four with seven still missing.

  • Harish Rawat

    Rawat discharged from AIIMS

    Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat was discharged from AIIMS today, over a month after he was admitted to the prestigious Delhi hospital after suffering neck injury during a flight.

  • Hiring activity rises 22 pc in June this year:

    New Delhi: Hiring activity in India registered a significant rise of 22 per cent in June and job market is expected to improve further in the coming months as the economy is showing signs of revival, says a report by job portal

  • Assets with portfolio managers nears Rs 8 lakh crore

    New Delhi: Wealthy investors are reposing greater faith in their portfolio managers for investments or advisory services, as the assets under management of such entities have reached nearly Rs 8 lakh crore in the Indian capital markets.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Kejriwal should get himself checked up mentally, says BJP

    New Delhi:  A day after Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal  had accused the BJP of  indulging in horse-trading to form the government in Delhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday said Kejriwal should get himself checked up mentally.

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    Ton-up Elgar shines for South Africa

    Galle (Sri Lanka): Opener Dean Elgar hit an unbeaten 102 to guide South Africa to 194-1 at tea on the opening day of the first Test against Sri Lanka today.

  • AIADMK for CBI probe into allegations by Kataria against govt

    Puducherry: Opposition AIADMK today demanded a CBI probe into the charge levelled by ousted Lt Governor Virendra Kataria against the AINRC government that it plundered public money and let others also indulge in it.

  • Ten TN labourers from Iraq return

    Chennai: Ten construction labourers belonging to Tamil Nadu arrived here today by an Air India flight from strife torn Iraq, Airport sources said.

  • Ashwini vows to get India another medal

    New Delhi: Keen to make an impression a year after her doping ban ended in July 2013, India’s premier athlete Ashwini Akkunji is eyeing a medal in the individual 400 meter hurdle at the upcoming Commonwealth Games.

  • Joan Capdevila

    Guwahati franchise ropes in Spanish World Cup winner Capdevila

    Guwahati: NorthEast United Football Club, the Guwahati franchise of the upcoming Indian Super League, today named former World and European Championships winning Spanish defender Joan Capdevila as its marquee player.