Free Press Journal
  • Tarun Gogoi

    Assam govt to give adequate compensation and rehabilitation

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said the state government would provide adeq ate compensation and rehabilitate the displaced people affected by the recent violence along Assam-Nagaland border.

  • Arun Jaitley

    Mahila Cong protests against Jaitley’s remark

    New Delhi: Scores of Mahila Congress workers today staged protest against Union Minister Arun Jaitley’s “small rape incident” remark and demanded an apology saying he has insulted the entire female fraternity of the country.

  • Custody row over Paki girl: HC seeks help of Pakistan High Commission

    New Delhi: A legal battle for the custody of a four-year-old Pakistani girl has reached the Delhi  High Court which today issued notice to the Pakistan High Commission seeking its assistance in resolving the issue involving the child’s paternal aunt and maternal uncle.

  • Ukraine accuses Russia of invading country

    Kiev/Moscow: Ukraine Friday accused Russia of invading the country after a convoy of Russian trucks carrying humanitarian aid crossed the border allegedly without permission or supervision of the Red Cross, Efe news agency reported.

  • Jignesh Shah

    NSEL scam accused Jignesh Shah gets bail

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court Friday granted conditional bail to FTIL promoter Jignesh Shah, who was arrested in the Rs.5,574 crore National Stock Exchange Ltd (NSEL) scam.

  • V K Singh

    VK Singh differs with Gogoi’s view on border dispute

    Guwahati: A day after Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi blamed lack of infrastructure as one of the major issues for inter-state border disputes, DoNER Minister Gen (retd) V K  Singh today disagreed with him.

  • Gold slides on sluggish demand amid global sell-off

    Mumbai: Gold continued its downtrend in the domestic bullion market here today due to reduced offtake from jewellery stockists and retailers induced by a sharp fall in overseas trade.

  • SAT reduces penalty on an individual in Hit Kit Global case

    Mumbai: Securities Appellate Tribunal has upheld Sebi order against an individual but has reduced the fine imposed on him by the market regulator from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 7 lakh in a case related to fraudulent dealings in shares of Hit Kit Global Solutions.

  • Kapil Sharma

    Kapil Sharma to shoot for Abbas-Mustan’s film in November

    Mumbai: Popular stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma, who is set to make his Bollywood debut with director duo Abbas-Mustan’s untitled film, is looking forward to it and says he will start shooting for the film in November.

  • PDP to formulate comprehensive master plan for Jammu

    Jammu: Opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) today said it would formulate a comprehensive vision document to address grievances of all regions and sub-regions of the state.

  • Pune ISL franchise unveils team jersey

    Pune: Rajesh Wadhawan Group-owned Pune franchise of Indian Super League, FC Pune City today unveiled its full players’ list along with the official team jersey for the inaugural edition of the IPL-style tournament set to commence on October 12.

  • Y S Jaganmohan Reddy

    TDP demands Jagan’s apology for unparliamentary remark

    Hyderabad: Leader of Opposition in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly Y S Jaganmohan Reddy today attracted the wrath of Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao over an “unparliamentary” remark made by him, even as the ruling Telugu Desam Party members demanded that Jagan apologise to the House or be suspended.

  • ASCI welcomes MIB’s advisory to broadcasters

    New Delhi: Advertising industry watchdog ASCI today welcomed the Information and Broadcasting Ministry’s advisory to broadcasters against airing advertisements that violate ASCI’s code and not comply with the decision of its Consumer Complaints Council.

  • Insulin may treat acute pancreatitis

    London: Insulin, which is normally released from the beta cells of the pancreas, can protect the cells of the pancreas from acute pancreatitis – a disease for which there is currently no treatment, says a study.