Free Press Journal
  • Dharna by forest college students enters eighth day

    Coimbatore: The dharna by students of Forest College and Research Institute (FCRI) here, pressing their demands including 100 per cent reservation in appointments for the post of forest ranger, entered eighth day today.

  • Nitin Gadkari

    No device found anywhere at my residence: Gadkari

    New Delhi: As the controversy over alleged bugging continued, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today insisted that no snooping devices were found anywhere at his residence.

  • Newspapers cautioned over West Bengal ads

    Kolkata: The Indian Newspaper Society (INS) Monday told its members to exercise “extreme caution” while taking advertisements from the West Bengal government because of non-payment of existing dues.

  • Death toll mounts as clashes intensify in Ukraine

    Kiev: At least eight civilians have been killed by fighting and shelling in two Ukrainian cities held by separatist militants, officials in the rebellion-wracked east said today.

  • Amazon plans 5 new warehouses in India

    New Delhi: Amazon Seller Services India Pvt Ltd plans to open five more fulfillment centres (FCs) – warehouses – in Delhi, Chennai, Jaipur, Ahmedabad and Tauru (outskirts of Gurgaon), the company said here Monday.

  • Akhilesh Yadav

    UPSC row: Akhilesh writes to Modi

    Lucknow: UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding his intervention in the UPSC row as large number of Hindi medium students from the state write the prestigious exam every year.

  • Rahul Gandhi

    Rahul promises to look into problems of UPSC aspirants

    New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi today assured a delegation of Civil Services aspirants that no injustice will be done to them and he will raise their concerns at all appropriate fora.

  • Woman succumbs to burns

    Indore : A woman, head of gurdwara located in Juni Indore area, succumbed to burns at a private nursing home on Sunday. Police have registered a case and are investigating.

  • MH17 Crashes

    Australia, Netherlands plan fresh attempt to reach MH17 site

    Sydney: A team of Dutch and Australian police will today again attempt to reach the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, a senior Australian official said, although he warned the situation was volatile.

  • Six new BSF camps planned to combat Maoists in Odisha

    Koraput (Odisha):In order to contain the spread of Maoist activities in inter-state border and remote areas, police has chalked out a plan to set up six new BSF camps in Malkangiri, Koraput and Rayagada districts.

  • Govt calls all party meeting in Manipur

    Imphal:The Congress-led Manipur government has called an all-party meeting to discuss the increasing agitation by various social organisations demanding implementation of inner line permit system (ILP) in the state, official sources said today.

  • Memorial at sea for US pilot after deadly crash

    Pago Pago (US): Nearly a hundred people gathered on a ferry off the coast of American Samoa during a memorial service honoring the US teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane crashed during an attempt to circumnavigate the world.

  • Charles Russell art fetches millions at auction

    Reno (US): A total of 30 Charles M Russell works fetched millions of dollars at a Western art auction in Reno, with one painting symbolising the railroad’s effect on American Indians drawing USD 1.9 million and another depicting a Native American chief selling for USD 1.1 million.