Free Press Journal
  • Messi’s FB post on Israel-Gaza conflict stirs controversy

    Jerusalem: Soccer star Lionel Messi has been dragged into the ongoing Israel-Gaza conflict, two weeks after the Argentinian wrote in a Facebook post that he was “deeply saddened” by the loss of young lives with a photo of an injured Palestinian boy.

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    UP incidents are being politicised: Akhilesh Yadav

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, who is under intense criticism over a spate of serious crimes in the state, on Saturday said the incidents are being exaggerated and politicised.

  • Initiate steps to rebuild Ram Temple in Ayodhya: Swamy

    Swamy writes to PM, FM for restoring ED officer probing 2G

    New Delhi: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has sought reinstatement of a senior Enforcement Directorate official probing the 2G scam who has gone on a ‘study leave’ apparently owing to lack of clarity over his continuance in the agency.

  • Anushka Sharma denies wedding plans

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma’s representative has rubbished reports that she is planning to tie the knot with Indian cricketer Virat Kohli.

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    Troops detect tunnel near forward post: Defence spokesman

    Akhnoor: Army troops during routine patrolling detected a 50-mt long tunnel near a forward post along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu sector’s Pallanwala sector, a Defence spokesman said today.

  • MPs on a Monsanto junket

    New Delhi: MPs belonging to Shiv Sena and Akali Dal today flew out on a week-long trip to the US sponsored by global GM crop player Monsanto, notwithstanding the fact that BJP pulled out four of its MPs from the visit.

  • Alagiri loyalist calls on Karuna

    Chennai: In the backdrop of reports of a possible rapprochement between DMK President M Karunanidhi and his son and expelled South Zone Organising Secretary M K Alagiri, a close confidante of the Madurai-based leader called on the party patriarch.

  • 1,200-year-old tomb discovered in China

    Beijing: Archaeologists said Saturday they have discovered a tomb with well preserved wall paintings, dating back more than 1,200 years, in northwest China’s Shaanxi province.

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    Goa CM defies NaMo over mining: Congress

    Panaji: The Congress Saturday accused Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar of defying Prime Minister’s Narendra Modi by choosing to renew 27 iron ore mining leases, instead of auctioning them as promised in Modi’s Lok Sabha election manifesto.

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    Heckling “pre-planned”, says Maha CM Chavan

    Mumbai: Maintaining his being heckled at an event in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was “pre-planned at a high level”, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today said he will not attend such functions in future till he got an assurance that incidents like those will not recur.

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    SC decision to restore bipartisan spirit of democracy: Azad

    New Delhi: Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad today termed as “landmark” the Supreme Court’s decision to go into the issue of interpreting the provision of Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, saying it will help restore the bipartisan spirit of Indian democracy.

  • NGO demands national pond development authority

    Ghaziabad: The Aranya-Eco NGO Saturday submitted a memorandum to Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti for constituting a national pond development authority.

  • Pak asks for DGMO meet with India to address border firing

    Islamabad: Pakistan today said that the Directors General of Military Operations (DGMOs) of India and Pakistan should meet to address the ongoing border tension and firing incidents, local media reported.

  • Assam flood situation worsens

    Guwahati: Assam’s flood situation in severly-hit Dhemaji and Lakhimpur districts today further worsened as river Subansiri in neighbouring Arunachal Pradesh was in spate.