Free Press Journal
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    Modi to launch special zone in Navi Mumbai port

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to lay the foundation for a Rs.4,000-crore port-based, multi-product special economic zone at the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust in Navi Mumbai Aug 16.

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    BJP condemns KCR’s remarks against Modi

    Hyderabad: Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu Sunday condemned Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhara Rao’s description of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a “fascist”.

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    Tension after prisoners-police clash

    Patna: Tension prevailed in a Bihar jail Sunday where clashes between officials and some prisoners who tried to break free left at least 17 people injured.

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    48 killed in Iranian plane crash

    Tehran: All 48 people on board an Iranian plane were killed Sunday when it crashed shortly after take off at the Tehran airport. An official said the crash occurred due to engine failure.

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    Stronger India-US ties critical for world peace: Hagel

    New Delhi: US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Saturday called for stronger defence cooperation between India and the US, and said Washington was supportive of India playing a larger role in regional security.

  • Change will come, work for social causes: Modi tells party

    New Delhi:  Pledging to bring about “change” in the country, as people had huge expectations from his government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday told delegates of his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to dedicate themselves to social causes such as education of the girl child that take the nation forward.

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    Modi greets nation on Raksha Bandhan

    New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday greeted the nation on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan.

  • US continues humanitarian air drops in Iraq

    Washington: The US military has conducted a third air drop of food and water supplies for thousands of Iraqi people threatened by Islamic State (IS) militants, authorities said.

  • 44 killed in China bus accident

    Beijing: At least 44 people were killed and 11 injured after a bus fell off a cliff following a vehicle pile-up Saturday in southwest China’s Nyemo county, authorities said early Sunday.

  • Israel won’t stop till missiles are destroyed: Official

    Gaza:  Residents of Israeli areas bordering Gaza would not be silent until the completion of an operation that will include neutralising the threat of missiles in Israeli towns, an official said Saturday.

  • Sushma meets counterparts from China, Australia

    Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Saturday held seven bilateral meetings, including with her Chinese counterpart, on the sidelines of the 12th ASEAN-India Foreign Ministers Meeting here.

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    South China Sea tensions figure in talks with Sushma

    Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar):  Tensions in the South China Sea Saturday figured in talks between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her counterparts from the region, with the Philippines minister elaborating on the country’s three-stage resolution of territorial disputes in that sea.

  • Delhi anti-graft agency says Reliance gas probe valid

    New Delhi:  The anti-graft wing of the Delhi government has filed an affidavit in the high court saying it has jurisdiction to lodge a report against Reliance Industries and former petroleum minister M. Veerappa Moily, among others, in the gas pricing issue.