Free Press Journal
  • Plea claiming incorrect options in DJSE exam:HC reserves order

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today reserved its verdict on a law graduate’s plea alleging that some options in the questions asked in the recently-held Delhi Judicial Service Preliminary Examination (DJSE) 2014 were incorrect.

  • Hockey India secretary general calls Kapil Dev ‘opportunist’

    New Delhi: Disgruntled Hockey India (HI) secretary Narinder Batra Wednesday launched a tirade against cricket legend Kapil Dev, who headed the Arjuna Awards selection committee, calling him an opportunist and said the World Cup-winning captain settled an old score with him by ignoring seven hockey players for the Arjuna Award.

  • Rahul Gandhi

    Rahul Gandhi calls for empowerment of women

    New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today clamoured for changing the mindset of people and the empowerment of women.

  • Complaint filed against Mallika Sherawat over ‘obscene’ poster

    Indore: A complaint was filed in a local court today seeking to book a case against Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat for disrespecting the national flag through its objectionable portrayal in a poster of her upcoming film ‘Dirty Politics’.

  • 43 killed in fresh clashes in Ukraine

    Kiev: At least 43 people, including 34 civilians, were killed in fresh clashes in eastern Ukraine over the last 24 hours, authorities said Wednesday.

  • Siddaramaiah

    CM refuses comments on Speaker’s criticism about govt

    Bangalore: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today refused to comment on Assembly Speaker Kagodu Thimappa’s critical remarks about his government, maintaining that it was “active’.

  • India to observe 2015-2016 as Water Conservation Year: Uma Bharti

    New Delhi: The year 2015-16 will be observed as water conservation year and a public movement will be launched during the year to conserve the precious resource, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti said on Wednesday.

  • Arun Jaitley

    Adequate steps to prevent Chinese incursion: Jaitley

    New Delhi:  Defence Minister, Arun Jaitley today described the reported news of Chinese incursion in Northern Ladakh as not accurate, and claimed that the Indian Army has taken adequate steps to deter any encroachment on the Indian side of the Line of Actual Control (LoAC) that overlooks China.

  • DLF to pare debt to Rs 12,000-14,000 cr by FY17

    Mumbai: Realty major DLF plans to reduce its debt to Rs 12,000-14,000 crore by FY17 through asset monetisation and increasing cash-flows from sales.

  • Defence Ministry may ease temporary ban on Finmeccannica

    New Delhi: India’s recent decision to put on hold all deals with Italian defence firm Finmeccannica may be eased, with Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi advising against blanket blacklisting as it could have adverse impact on the country’s defence preparedness.

  • Next CM should be Hindu: J&K Congress leader

    Jammu: Congress leader and Jammu and Kashmir Public Health Engineering (PHE) Minister, Sham Lal Sharma said Wednesday that the next chief minister of the state should be a Hindu.