Free Press Journal
  • Conspiracy to defame NCP: Malik on plea against Ajit Pawar

    Mumbai: Reacting to state anti-corruption bureau’s request to the government for sanction to initiate ‘open inquiry’ against the Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and former minister Sunil Tatkare, the NCP today said it was an attempt to defame the party and its leaders.

  • Defence alertness best guarantee for peace in region: Jaitley

    Visakhapatnam: As Indian Navy added more firepower following induction of the first home built stealth anti-submarine warfare corvette ‘INS Kamorta’ today, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said effective defence preparedness is the “best guarantee” for peace in the region.

  • Initiate steps to rebuild Ram Temple in Ayodhya: Swamy

    Initiate steps to rebuild Ram Temple in Ayodhya: Swamy

    New Delhi: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate steps to rebuild the Ram Temple in Ayodhya by 2016 and fulfil the party’s commitment to the electorate.

  • Alia Bhatt

    Alia Bhatt turns stylist

    Mumbai: Bollywood’s young talent Alia Bhatt is set to offer hairstyling tips to her fans.

  • Akhilesh slams Jaitley on rape remarks

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today attacked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his “small rape incident” remark terming it as “most humiliating” for the nation.

  • Dr. Harshvardhan

    Central hospitals under scanner: Harsh Vardhan

    New Delhi: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said Saturday that all systems in India’s central hospitals have been placed under critical review to end “systemic and symptomatic” corruption.

  • Arun Jaitley

    India vows to respond to Pakistani firing

    Visakhapatnam: The Indian Army will respond to ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said here Saturday.

  • Will dressy sweat pants elbow out skinny jeans?

    London: Ever since Kate Moss stepped out in skinny jeans, they’ve been a staple in most women’s wardrobes. Would it be possible to wipe them out from the high street fashion scene?

  • Merkel jets into Kiev as tensions soar over Ukraine

    Kiev: German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Kiev today for crisis talks with Ukraine’s pro-Western leaders, as a controversial aid convoy from Moscow began crossing back from the war-torn east of the country to Russia.

  • HC releases Rs 15.41 lakh spent on securing Shakti Mills

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Government has informed the Bombay High Court that Public Works Department had recently spent Rs 15.41 lakh to build a boundary wall, barbed wire fencing, security cabin and the main gate of the defunct Shakti Mills where a photojournalist and a telephone operator were gang-raped in separate incidents last year.

  • Speaker defends decision on LoP, says no observations against her

    Indore: A day after the Supreme Court decided to interpret the provision of Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said today her denying LoP’s post to Congress was based on rules and tradition and that the apex court had made no observation against her.

  • PK row: Court asks Aamir to reply to suit against nude pose

    Mumbai: A civil court has asked Bollywood actor Aamir Khan to file a reply to a civil suit filed against him seeking a ban on the poster and release of film “PK”, where he is seen in the buff standing on railway tracks with a radio.

  • U R Ananthamurthy

    CPI(M) pays tribute to Ananthamurthy

    New Delhi: CPI(M) today mourned the death of renowned writer and social activist U R Ananthamurthy, saying he had created a style of writing with social relevance and was “an intellectual of great calibre.”

  • Probes ordered into Bihar minister son’s alleged suicide bid

    Gwalior: Gwalior District Collector and Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) today ordered separate probes into the alleged attempted suicide by Adarsh Kumar, son of Bihar Cooperative Minister Jai Kumar Singh, studying in the prestigious Scindia School here, officials said.

  • Smriti Irani

    Govt to facilitate school dropouts’ return to education: Irani

    Mumbai:  Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani today said the government will roll out a programme by this year-end wherein school drop-outs who were forced to take up a job or those who opt to exit education due to financial worries, will be facilitated back into studies up to PhD level.

  • Gold remains weak on sluggish demand; silver ends lower

    New Delhi: Continuing its losing streak for the eight straight session, gold prices shed Rs 40 to close at almost one-month low of Rs 28,100 per 10 grams in the national capital today due to slackened demand from jewellers and retailers even as the metal recovered overseas.