Free Press Journal
  • Sonia, Rahul move high court against summons

    New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son and party vice president Rahul Gandhi Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court against the summons issued to them for allegedly cheating and misappropriating funds of a company that used to publish the now defunct National Herald newspaper.

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    Gadkari bugging issue set to rock Parliament tomorrow again

    New Delhi: Congress is set to keep up the heat on BJP over alleged bugging of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari’s house with the opposition party deciding to raise it aggressively in parliament for the second consecutive day tomorrow pressing for a discussion on the issue.

  • Indian shuttlers advance to last 16

    Glasgow: Indian shuttlers made merry at the Commonwealth Games Wednesday as all of them won their respective matches in straight games to enter the last 16 at the Emirates Arena here.

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    England leave India with 445-run target

    Southampton: England have left India with a daunting task of scoring 445 run to win the third cricket Test after declaring their second innings at 205 for four at tea on the fourth day, here today.

  • Malaysia Hindus protest against Muslim preacher

    Kuala Lumpur: At least 100 ethnic Hindus today gathered here demanding action against an Islamic preacher for allegedly insulting their religion by telling Muslims not to buy curry powder products from what he deemed as “Hindu” companies.

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    Another minor girl raped in B’lore

    Bangalore: In yet another sexual offence involving a minor, a seven-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a 28-year-old man, who has been arrested, while she was under the care of his mother.

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    Maharashtra hillock crash toll climbs to 25

    Pune: At least 25 people were killed and over 160 remain trapped under a hillock which crashed on a village near Pune early Wednesday, district officials said.

  • India eyeing outright win against SA to seal semi-final spot

    Glasgow: High on confidence after the spirited showing against Australia, the Indian men’s hockey team would look to win outright against South Africa in their final group match here tomorrow, even though a draw is enough to seal their semifinal spot in the 20th Commonwealth Games.

  • Antibiotic-fed poultry harming consumers: Study

    New Delhi: Large scale, indiscriminate use of antibiotics in the poultry industry has led to antibiotic resistance in Indians who are falling prey to many otherwise curable ailments, said a new study released here Wednesday.

  • Turkey arrests 11 more police officers

    Ankara (Turkey): Turkey’s state-run news agency says an Istanbul court has ordered 11 more police officers formally arrested and jailed pending trial for allegedly illegally wiretapping Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and other officials.

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    BCCI appeal’s against ICC sanction on Jadeja

    Southampton: The BCCI has appealed against the Level 1 charge brought against Ravindra Jadeja for his alleged altercation with England fast bowler Jimmy Anderson during the first Test at Trent Bridge played between July 9-13, the ICC said today.

  • India security mkt to touch $1.06 bn in 2015: Gartner

    New Delhi: Security market in India is expected to touch USD 1.06 billion by 2015 as an increasing number of enterprises invest in these solutions to protect their business especially in the digital world, research firm Gartner today said.

  • Seven crore hectares affected by floods: BJP MP

    New Delhi: A BJP member today questioned in the Lok Sabha the massive spendings on flood protection programmes, saying that despite various schemes, the area covered by floods has increased over the years.

  • FC Pune City name David Trezeguet as marquee player

    Mumbai: Indian Super League franchise outfit FC Pune City have signed up former Juventus striker and France’s World Cup winner in 1998, David Trezeguet, as their marquee player for the upcoming first season of the IPL-style football league.