Free Press Journal
  • Bandaru Dattatreya

    Governor’s move to bring AP, Telangana CM together wise

    Vijayawada:  BJP Member of Parliament Bandaru Dattatreya today said that Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan’s move to bring chief ministers of both the states together at Raj Bhavan was “wise but late”.

  • Baby boy found abandoned in bag

    Rajapalayam (TN):  A few days old baby boy was found abandoned in a bag on the roadside here today, police said.

  • Nawaz-Sharif

    Anti-govt protesters vow to oust Sharif

    Islamabad:  Leaders of two anti-government rallies today vowed not to back down till Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resigns as thousands of their supporters converged on Pakistan’s capital, posing the biggest challenge to the 15-month-old civilian government.

  • Shahid Kapoor

    Vishal Bhardwaj is lucky for me: Shahid Kapoor

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor says a lot of good things in his career have come his way courtesy filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj who has worked with the actor in “Kaminey” and now in “Haider”.

  • Two brothers hacked to death

    Bahraich (UP):  Two brothers were allegedly hacked to death over a petty dispute in Hardi area of the district, police said here today.

  • Lankan navy hands over Indian fishermen to Coast Guard

    Rameswaram (TN):  Sri Lankan navy today handed over 94 Tamil Nadu fishermen taken into custody by them  to the Indian Coast Guard at the International Maritime Boundary Line, police said.

  • Narendra Modi

    Modi’s Independence Day message to Pakistan

    New Delhi: India celebrated its 68th Independence Day with traditional fervour. The environment was charged with a spirit of nationalism.

  • Durgadas Kamat

    Congress trashes Goa BJP MLA’s bikini beach plans

    New Delhi: Reacting to BJP Member of Legislative Assembly Lavoo Mamledar’s plans to create a bikini beach in Goa, Congress Party leader Rashid Alvi said Saturday that it exposed double-faced nature of the ruling party.

  • Tibetan PM wishes success to Indian PM Modi on Independence Day

    Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh): Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile, Lobsang Sangay, wished Indian government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi a successful term as the country marked its 68th Independence Day on Friday (August 15).

  • Speaking Hindi, now a way of life in Arunachal Pradesh

    Itanagar : At the beginning of the day, students at Arunodaya, a government senior secondary school in Itanagar, get busy learning Hindi after singing the national anthem. For most students here, Hindi is a favourite subject.

  • Amit Shah

    Amit Shah announces new BJP team

    New Delhi:  Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah Saturday announced his new team which includes B.S. Yeddyurappa, J.P. Nadda and Ram Madhav.

  • Jet Airways

    Jet Airways London flight departs after nearly 24-hour delay

    Mumbai:  Around 300 air passengers, who were stranded for nearly 22 hours after a London-bound Jet Airways plane was grounded due to a technical glitch, finally left for for their destination this morning.

  • Sudin Dhavalikar

    Goa sees battle over bikini

    Panaji:  The Congress Saturday accused the government of trying to impose restrictions on women and using bikinis as a ruse to privatise beaches after a ruling party lawmaker demanded demarcation of private ‘pay to enter’ beaches where women would be allowed to wear bikinis.

  • Manohar parrikar

    Goa govt not to challenge HC order on renewal of mining leases

    Panaji:  In a clear signal that 28 mining leases would soon be operational resuming iron ore extraction in the state, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that  the government will not challenge the recent High Court order which has asked the government to renew these leases.