Free Press Journal
  • Glasgow gold boost for Rio Olympics: Sushil Kumar

    New Delhi: India champion wrestler Sushil Kumar said Saturday that the Glasgow Commonwealth Games gold should inspire him to bigger success at the 2016 Olympics to be held in Rio de Janeiro.

  • Minor girls kidnapped

    Minor raped in moving car in Delhi

    New Delhi: A minor girl was kidnapped from outside her home and raped in a moving car by her neighbour and two of his friends, police said Saturday. The three accused have been arrested.

  • CWG 2014: Dipika-Joshana win historic squash gold

    Glasgow:  Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa  created history by winning the first-ever gold medal in squash while pugilists Sarita Devi and Devendro Singh had to be content with silver as India added four more medals to their kitty on the tenth day of competitions in the 20th Games here today.

  • Sri Lanka wants Pakistani asylum seekers to go back

    Colombo: Sri Lanka wants Pakistani asylum seekers to “return back to their country” in the vital security interests of the country and the region, the external affairs minister said today.

  • Cong’s show cause notice to Brar for his remarks against Sonia, Rahul

    Chandigarh: Congress today issued a show cause notice to its senior leader from Punjab Jagmeet Singh Brar who has created a flutter by asking Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi to take a break in the wake of the party’s worst-ever debacle in Lok Sabha polls.

  • Even Cong named in Volcker report: Natwar

    New Delhi: Natwar Singh today hit back at the Congress saying the party has conveniently forgotten that it too was named in the Volcker report as a “non-contractual beneficiary”.

  • BJP claims to be alternative of BJD in Odisha

    Berhampur (Odisha): The BJP today claimed that it was the only alternative to the ruling BJD in Odisha as the Congress was a “sinking party.”

  • gaza bombing

    Israel hunts for missing soldier as troops leave northern Gaza

    Gaza/Jerusalem: Israel today continued its attacks in southern Gaza while it searched for one of its missing soldiers believed to have been captured by Hamas even as Israeli troops were seen withdrawing from a northern town.

  • Punjab is the most peaceful state: CM Badal

    Lambi (Punjab): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today outrightly refuted allegations leveled by the opposition regarding the law and order problem in the state.

  • State has ample water storage: Dy CM

    Gondia (Maha): Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar today said though monsoon has arrived late, with spell of fresh rainfall, an adequate water storage has been done in the state.

  • Jayalalithaa

    TVK protests against Sri Lanka government

    Chennai: Tamizhaga Vazhvurimai Katchi (TVK) members today staged a protest against the Sri Lankan Government for releasing a controversial article on its Ministry of Defence website regarding the letters written by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalitha to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over fishermen’s issues.

  • Nitish Kumar

    Delhi belongs to everyone, says ex-Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

    Patna: Commenting on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Goel’s  statement of stopping the migrant influx into Delhi, former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar said Saturday that having such thinking is unconstitutional and could create differences between people.

  • Indian Hockey team

    India in final of Commonwealth Games hockey

    Glasgow:  The Indian men’s hockey team put on a stunning show as they came from two goals down to beat New Zealand 3-2 in the semi-final of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the National Hockey Centre here Saturday.

  • WB govt has denied taking central help for Encephalitis, BJP

    Kolkata: Demanding a compensation of Rs 10 lakh from the West Bengal government for each family who have lost their kin to Encephalitis, state BJP president Rahul Sinha today alleged that the state government did not accept technical help offered by the Union health ministry to tackle the disease.

  • Uddhav Thackeray Seeks CBI Inquiry Into Gopinath Munde’s Accident

    Sena backs DIG; says slapping rape charge is now a fashion

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena today stoked a fresh controversy by coming out in support of senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar accused of rape by a 26-year-old model, claiming that it has become a “fashion” to charge men with rape to seek personal revenge.

  • Landslide

    Landslide blocks river, kills 8 in Nepal; Bihar sounds flood alert

    Kathmandu/Patna: Bihar has ordered evacuation of people after a drastic rise in the water level of the Kosi river Saturday following a landslide that killed eight people in Nepal with mud and rocks crashing down and blocking a tributary of the river.