Free Press Journal
  • Narendra Modi

    Modi writes to Malaysian PM on plane crash

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday told his Malaysian counterpart Mohammad Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak that there was “justifiable outrage” at the Malaysia Airlines plane crash and India fully supports an investigation into the incident.

  • Shakeel Ahmed

    BJP, AAP should join hands to form govt in Delhi: Cong

    New Delhi: Speculation that some of its MLAs were willing to support rival parties in coming to power in Delhi today prompted Congress to suggest that it is BJP and AAP who should join hands to form the government in the national capital.

  • Shikhar Dhawan

    India reach 84 for one at tea on day 3

    London: India were 84 for one in their second innings at tea on day three of the second cricket Test against England, here today.

  • Rain deficit down to 29 per cent as heavy downpour lashes HP

    Shimla: The rain deficit which was 43 per cent till July 14 in Himachal Pradesh has come down to 29 per cent as several areas of the state were lashed by intermittent heavy rains during past five days.

  • Bombings kill at least 27 in Baghdad

    Baghdad: A series of bombings, including three over a span of less than 10 minutes, killed at least 27 people across Baghdad today, shaking the fragile sense of security the capital has maintained despite the Sunni militant offencive raging across northern and western Iraq.

  • By-election for ten Assembly seats in Bihar on August 21

    Patna: By-election for ten Legislative Assembly seats in Bihar, which will turn interesting if the JD(U) and the RJD joined hands against the BJP, will take place on August 21, Election Commission officials said today.

  • Maoist leader sent to police remand for 10 days

    Berhampur (Odisha): A local court here today allowed the Odisha Police to take Sabyasachi Panda on remand for 10 days after which the top Maoist leader was taken to an undisclosed location.

  • mamata banerjee

    Allegation of threats to Shyam-Sel false propaganda: Mamata

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said allegations of threats to officials of Shyam-Sel’s plant at Jamuria in Burdwan district by Trinamool activists were nothing but “false propaganda”.

  • BJP to appoint new legislature party leader

    New Delhi: Amid speculation over government formation in Delhi, BJP’s city unit today said that it would soon appoint its new legislature party leader and was ready to explore “all options” if invited by the Lt Governor.

  • arvind kejriwal

    AAP leaders in judicial custody for promoting enmity

    New Delhi: AAP leader Dilip Pandey and two other party members were Saturday sent to 14 days’ judicial custody by a court here on charges of promoting enmity between different communities.

  • Seven-member Indian athletics team for World Juniors

    New Delhi: The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) will send a seven-member team, comprising five girls and two boys, to participate in the IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene in the United States from July 22-27.

  • Left parties sweep Tripura panchayat polls

    Agartala: Further consolidating its rural stronghold, Tripura’s ruling Left Front, led by the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), Saturday won a landslide in the three-tier panchayats election in the state.

  • MMRCL seeks bids for metro car depot works at Goregaon

    Mumbai: To expedite the construction of 32.5 km Colaba-Bandra-Seepz underground metro corridor, the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRCL) today invited bids for development works at the metro car depot in Goregaon suburban.

  • Arvinder Singh Lovely

    No question of MLAs supporting BJP, AAP: Cong

    New Delhi, July 19 (PTI) Amidst reports that some Congress MLAs are willing to support BJP if it comes forward to form the government in Delhi, the party today presented all its eight legislators before the media in a bid to put up a united front.

  • Relatives wait to fly to MH17 Ukraine crash site

    Amsterdam:  Relatives of the 192 Dutch victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are waiting near Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport to fly to the crash site in Ukraine, the airline said today.

  • Family takes fireman’s body after aid, job demands accepted

    Mumbai: The family of slain fireman Nitin Ivalekar, who had refused to take possession of his body until their demands for adequate compensation and a Government job were met, relented after getting a firm assurance in this regard from civic officials today.

  • Sharad Pawar

    Pawar opposes onion export restrictions

    Nashik: NCP chief and former union agriculture minister Sharad Pawar today said he had written to the Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan opposing restrictions/ ban on the export of onion.

  • Mohun Bagan sign Balwant from Churchill Brothers

    Kolkata: City football giants Mohun Bagan have roped in Churchill Brothers striker Balwant Singh for the 2014-15 season, the club said in a statement Saturday.