Free Press Journal
  • Six killed in mishap

    Hyderabad: Six persons were killed today and  three children injured after a three-wheeler in which they were travelling was hit by a lorry in Mahabubnagar district of Telangana.

  • Nabam Tuki

    Tuki urges power developers to settle tech issues

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has appealed to all power developers operating in the state to expedite their pending technical issues with both the central as well as the state government for early redressal.

  • Student injured in grenade blast in Manipur

    Imphal:  A 17-year old student was injured when unidentified militants exploded a powerful grenade at a place in Imphal East district of Manipur, the police said today.

  • Prakash Javadekar

    To eliminate graft, processes will be made simpler

    New Delhi: Following the arrest of Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar by CBI in connection with a case of alleged bribery, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar today said that processes will be made simpler so that corruption can be eliminated.

  • Piyush Goyal

    Govt committed to take along all states for development

    Ranchi:  Union Minister Piyush Goyal today said the Centre was committed to take along every state in its endeavour for speedy development, which should be above politics to help people get the benefits.

  • Rajnath Singh

    Will try to get Civil Defence subject in school textbooks: HM

    New Delhi:  The Home Ministry will take the initiative to introduce civil defence as a subject in school textbooks and curriculum to inculcate knowledge of this important life-saving skill in young minds.

  • Probe begins into Odisha student’s suicide

    Bhubaneswar:  A probe has been initiated into the suicide of a tribal woman student a week ago in Odisha’s Gajapati district after she did not get her stipend released from the authorities for more than a year, an official said Wednesday.

  • Technology becoming the key driving force: Modi

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday said technology is becoming the “key driving force” as the world and the parameters of war and defence are fast changing.

  • CEC praises EG Collector for smooth conduct of elections

    Rajahmundry(AP):  East Godavari District Collector Neetu Prasad has been invited to attend the South state election officials conference to be held on August 22 in  Puducherry, for her good work in conducting peaceful general elections held earlier this year in the district.

  • Narendra Modi

    PM asks DRDO to complete projects in time

    New Delhi:  Against the backdrop of delays in several of its major projects, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today told DRDO to speed up and complete its programmes in time as the world will not wait for it.

  • IM planned to send poisoned letters to kill targets: Delhi Police

    New Delhi:  Suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives had planned to send letters soaked with poison to kill its targets, says a Delhi Police chargesheet filed in a case relating to an illegal arms factory operated by the terror group.

  • Violence in Assam

    People block NH-37 in Assam protesting police action

    Guwahati/Golaghat:  A large number of people today blocked the NH-37 by burning tyres and felling trees on the road at Borsapori, Borjuri and Kuruwabahi in protest against the police action in Rongajan in Golaghat district.

  • Section of Traders down shutters in Kerala

    Thiruvananthapuram: A section of shops across the state remained closed today in response to a strike  call given by ‘Kerala Vyapari Vyavasayi Ekopanasamithi’ to protest the new e-declaration policy and other policies of the government.

  • 22 goats charred to death

    Palani:  Twentytwo goats were charred to death when lightning struck a goat shed at Kannakkanpatti near here, officials said.

  • Student electrocuted at Kota Railway Station

    Kota:  An 18-year-old student from Bihar, preparing for an entrance examination at a coaching institute here, was electrocuted at Kota Railway Station.

  • Sonia gandhi

    Congress committed to women’s reservation bill

    New Delhi:  Congress President Sonia Gandhi Wednesday said her party was committed to the women’s reservation bill that seeks to provide 33 percent reservation to women in parliament and the state legislatures.

  • B.K.S. Iyengar who took yoga to world is dead

    Pune (Maharashtra):  World renowned Yoga guru B.K.S. Iyengar, who founded the ‘Iyengar Yoga’ died at a private hospital here early Wednesday, an aide said. He was 96.