Free Press Journal
  • Pakistan denies breaching Kashmir truce

    Islamabad: Pakistan Thursday denied New Delhi’s allegations that its military was violating the ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir in a bid to push militants into the Indian state.

  • CBI registers 2 fresh cases in Coalgate scam

    New Delhi: CBI today registered two fresh cases in coal blocks allocation scam against two firms in Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh following a direction from the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC).

  • Wave title sponsor for World Kabaddi League

    New Delhi: World Kabaddi League (WKL), the first international kabaddi league, Thursday unveiled Wave Group as the title sponsor and also the eight franchises, who will fighting out for the top honours in the league starting Aug 9.

  • Housing society scam: IAS officer, retd govt servants get jail

    New Delhi: An IAS officer and five retired government servants have been sentenced to one year imprisonment by a Delhi court in one of the corruption cases pertaining to a Rs 4000 crore cooperative group housing society (CGHS) scam which CBI started probing in 2005.


    Girl rape case, school to reopen on July 28

    Bangalore: The school where a six-year-old girl student was allegedly raped triggering a public outrage would reopen on July 28, after an understanding reached among the institution, officials and parents here today.

  • ED sends notice to Suresh Kalmadi

    ED notice to former CWG Chairman Suresh Kalmadi for alleged forex violations in connection with Queen’s Baton relay for 2009 Games: ED sources.

  • Goods over Rs 77 lakh traded across LoC

    Poonch (J&K): Goods worth over 77 lakh were traded across the Line of Control (LoC) today between Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Jammu and Kashmir at Chakan-Da-Bagh crossing point here, officials said.

  • Man sexually molests girl, arrested

    Chennai: A 35-year-old-man, who sexually molested an eight-year-old girl, was arrested and remanded to judicial custody here today, police said.

  • Talk of reshuffle of ministry absurd now : Kunhalikutty

    Thrissur: Kerala minister for Industry and Information Technology, P K Kunhalikutty dismissed as ‘irrelevant and absurd’ the speculation doing rounds over the reshuffle of the Chief Minister Oommen Chandy led cabinet.

  • Has law to prohibit manual scavenging been implemented: HC asks

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought response from municipal agencies, especially the Delhi Jal Board (DJB), on whether they have complied with the provisions of the 2013 law prohibiting employment of manual scavengers and are providing for their rehabilitation.

  • Meghalaya Health dept keeping watch on Encephalitis

    Shillong: Health authorities in Meghalaya are keeping watch on any likelihood of the outbreak of Japanese Encephalitis in the state as the viral disease has claimed over 165 lives in neighbouring Assam, an official said on Thursday.

  • BJP, NCP, RPI assure HC not to put up illegal hoardings

    Mumbai: Representatives of BJP, NCP and RPI (Athawale group) today assured the Bombay High Court that they would not put up hoardings without the permission of the local civic authorities anywhere in the state.

  • HC grants conditional bail to Captain of ship

    Madurai: The Madras High Court’s Madurai bench today granted conditional bail to Dudinik Valentine, captain of the US firm owned ship M V Seaman Guard Ohio.

  • Sushma Swaraj

    Swaraj’s Nepal trip to focus on building CBMs, Modi visit

    Kathmandu: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s Nepal trip will focus on confidence building measures, strengthening bilateral ties and preparing the ground for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the country.

  • Heart-rending scenes, wailing parents at bus crash site

    Medak/Hyderabad: Mangled remains of a school bus with blood stains on it, strewn bags, tiffin boxes, notebooks and text books was all it remained on the accident site of the bus-train collision in which 18 persons, including 16 school children, were killed in Telangana’s Medak district this morning.