Free Press Journal
  • How does nature’s strongest glue stick?

    London: Barnacles produce the strongest glue or cement found in nature. The material is better than anything we have developed synthetically and sticks to any surface, even underwater.

  • Swift green clearances to make Madhya Pradesh power surplus:CM

    New Delhi: Enthused by swift green clearance to a “number of projects” in Madhya Pradesh, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today asserted that the state would be power surplus in next four years and supply electricity to others.

  • Smartphones

    Smartphones to drive future cars

    New York: Hold on to that steering. Cars of the future are set to get rid of traditional controls like buttons and switches and have a touchscreen smartphone for your driving comfort and overall safety.

  • Oppn condemns Gaza violence

    New Delhi: Opposition parties today condemned the violence in Gaza and pressed for adoption of a resolution by the Rajya Sabha against it besides demanding suspension of all military purchases from Israel as the House took up a discussion over the matter ending a week-long deadlock.

  • ‘KBC 8’ to focus on stories of bonding

    Mumbai: The eighth season of popular TV game show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati 8’, which will see megastar Amitabh Bachchan returning to the host’s chair, promises to touch people’s hearts with the stories of community bonding.

  • MCX stock surges 14% on stake sale to Kotak Mahindra

    Mumbai: Shares of Multi Commodity Exchange of India today surged nearly 14 per cent after Jignesh Shah-led FTIL signed an agreement to sell 15 per cent stake in MCX to Kotak Mahindra Bank for Rs 459 crore.

  • Ravi Shankar Prasad

    Modi keen to see improvement in IT, telecom services: Prasad

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is personally keen to see improvement in IT, telecom and postal services and spends considerable amount of time every day focusing on these key sectors, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, who holds these portfolios, said today.

  • Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy

    Quid pro quo case involving Jagan posted to August 11

    Hyderabad: A special CBI court here today posted the case of alleged quid pro quo investments involving the firms of YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, to August 11.

  • Railways to eliminate direct discharge toilets by 2021-22

    Bhubaneswar: Indian Railways plans to eliminate direct discharge type toilet systems from its entire fleet of passenger coaches by March 31, 2022, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has been informed.

  • Works on a war-footing to mitigate water scarcity: Minister

    Chennai:  Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu Assembly today raised the issue of drinking water scarcity in some parts of the state as the government announced it was working on ‘war-footing’ to mitigate the situation by taking up a number of initiatives.

  • Man beaten

    Manipuri man beaten to death in Delhi

    New Delhi: A 29-year-old man from Manipur was beaten to death here by a group of five to six men, police said Monday.

  • Bodies of all 24 engineering students from Hyderabad recovered

    Mandi/Shimla:  The longest-ever search operation to recover bodies of 24 B.Tech students, who drowned in River Beas in Mandi district on June 8, came to a close with recovery of bodies of two girl students.