Free Press Journal
  • Two tribals kidnapped in Tripura

    Agartala:  Insurgents of banned National Liberation Front of Tripura have allegedly kidnapped two tribal youths from a remote hamlet near the Indo-Bangla border in Gomati district, the police said today.

  • President hosts “At Home” for freedom fighters

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee hosted an ‘At Home’ reception for freedom fighters on the occasion of the 72nd   anniversary of the Quit India Movement  on August 9 at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

  • Illegal gun making unit busted in Odisha

    Bhubaneswar: An illegal gun making unit has been unearthed in Odisha’s Angul district and five people arrested, a police official said Monday.

  • Ravi Shankar Prasad

    Govt asks CJI, CJ of HCs to fill up vacancies

    New Delhi: Government has asked the Chief Justice of India and Chief Justices of High Courts to fill up vacancies in various courts, mostly in lower judiciary, forspeedy disposal of huge backlog of cases in the country.

  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda

    Is Congress banking too much on Hooda in Haryana?

    Chandigarh:  Pushed to the wall by the Lok Sabha election results, the ruling Congress in Haryana is banking heavily on Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda to see it through in the assembly elections.

  • Five dead as car plunges into canal in Gujarat

    Vadodara (Gujarat): Five people were killed after their car fell into a canal of the River Narmada in Chhota Udaipur District of Gujarat on Sunday.

  • Men’s rights group demand ‘shared parenting’ law

    New Delhi:  A group of men, fighting for shared parenting in case of divorce or separation, will demand this Independence Day a law to make shared parenting mandatory. The group also says pre-marital counselling should be made compulsory to bring down the number of divorces.

  • Rape

    Man acquitted in rape case

    New Delhi:  A man accused of raping a 12-year-old girl and impregnating her has been acquitted by a Delhi court, which said the DNA test report proved that he was not the father of the child.

  • TN creates 15 new taluks; 2 integrated judicial complexes

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government today announced formation of 15 new taluks, setting up of a district prison at Theni and construction of two Integrated Judicial Complexes at Vellore and Nagappattinam districts.

  • Another inmate of women protection home dies

    Rae Bareli:  One more inmate of a women protection home in Kotwali area died during treatment at a district hospital here, police said today.

  • MPATPI may move SC for counselling extension of pvt colleges

    Bhopal:  Madhya Pradesh Association of Technical and Professional Institutes (MPATPI) may move the Supreme Court to seek extension of counselling date for admission to the state’s private engineering colleges where a large number of seats are lying vacant.

  • Pak violates ceasefire again, four injured

    Jammu:  Two BSF jawans were among four persons injured when Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire for the third time in less than 48 hours by firing with small arms, automatic weapons and mortar shells on 10 border out  posts and civilian areas along the International Border in Jammu district.