Free Press Journal
  • Sushma Swaraj

    Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2.p.m over Gaza crisis

    New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 2 p.m. over the procedural wrangle on whether to take up for discussion the ongoing violence in Gaza or not.

  • High Performance programme of HI set to go live next month

    New Delhi: The ambitious High Performance Programme of Hockey India (HI) is all set to go live from next month with the launch of its website, a one of a kind interactive platform for coaches and players of the country.

  • Infant boy allegedly sold by parents, rescued

    Bhubaneswar: A 22-day-old infant boy who was allegedly sold by his parents was rescued by the police and at least six persons, including the adoptive couple were detained here for their involvement in the incident.

  • Rajnath Singh

    Rajnath rubbishes AAP charge on horse-trading

    New Delhi:  Rubbishing AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal’s allegation against BJP of indulging in horse-trading for government formation in Delhi, former BJP chief and Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said his party doesn’t indulge in such practices.

  • Delhi Metro

    Metro train runs with doors open, operator suspended

    New Delhi:  The doors of a metro train on the HUDA City Centre-Jahangirpuri route were found to be open between two stations, following which the train operator has been suspended for negligence, a DMRC spokesperson said today.

  • J&K govt sanctions Rs 63 crore for new admin units

    Srinagar:  Jammu and Kashmir government has approved a proposal for operationalisation of new administration units in the state and allotted Rs 63 crores to make them functional immediately.

  • Veer PRatak Vedik with Hafiz Saeed

    Indian High Commission in Pak not aware scribe-Hafiz meet:Govt

    New Delhi:  Indian High Commission in Pakistan was not aware of journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik’s meeting with JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and there was no question of facilitating it, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today.

  • Modi government is pro-Israel: CPI-M

    New Delhi:  The CPI-M Thursday accused the government of taking a pro-Israeli stand by refusing to discuss the Israeli air raids on Gaza in parliament.

  • Arun Jaitley

    Ruckus over Gaza: RS adjourned twice during Question Hour

    New Delhi:  Congress-led Opposition today created ruckus in Rajya Sabha over a discussion on violence in Gaza not being listed in the day’s agenda, leading to two adjournments during the Question Hour.

  • Narendra Modi

    PM pledges deeper collaboration with South American countries

    Brasilia:  Asserting that distance is not a barrier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said India will work more closely with the resource-rich Latin American nations than ever before as the setting up of the BRICS development bank opens up newer opportunities for cooperation.

  • Oppn parties stage walkout from TN assembly

    Chennai:  Opposition DMK, DMDK, Puthiya Thamizhagam and Left parties today staged a walkout from the Tamil Nadu Assembly after the Speaker denied them permission to raise various issues.

  • Kerala government refuses to drop Aranmula airport project

    Thiruvananthapuram:  Despite CAG and National Green Tribunal finding violations in getting sanction for the controversial private Aranmula airport, Kerala government today said it would support the project if its promoters came with an environment friendly and a legally valid proposal.

  • Ravidra Jadeja

    England charge Jadeja with offence under ICC Code of Conduct

    London: The ICC has confirmed that England team manager Phil Neale has charged India’s Ravindra Jadeja under Level 2 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel for an alleged incident that took place on the second day of the first cricket Test at Trent Bridge.

  • Prakash Javadekar calls for cleaner politics

    New Delhi:  Minister of Information and Broadcasting and Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Prakash Javadekar has called for ‘clean politics’ so that it could be the first option for the youth of the country and others aspiring.

  • US, EU impose fresh sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

    Washington:  The US and EU have slapped fresh sanctions on Russia, hitting its finance, military and energy sectors, with President Barack Obama saying the action was taken as Moscow continued its provocative and destabilising actions in Ukraine.