Free Press Journal
  • Another Missile filed at CBI Chief Ranjit Sinha

    New Delhi: After seeking to keep CBI chief Ranjit Sinha away from the 2G spectrum scam probe, senior advocate Prashant Bhushan on Thursday moved the Supreme Court for his removal also from the coal scam cases for actively hobnobbing with the accused persons.

  • Ayman al-Zawahiri

    Al Qaeda announces South Asia wing, headquartered in India

    New Delhi/London: Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has announced the creation of a South Asian branch of his outfit to “raise the flag of jihad” in the Indian subcontinent, causing concerns.

  • coal scam

    Coal scam: Court to consider supplementary charge sheet

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today fixed September 17 for considering a supplementary charge sheet filed in a coal block allocation scam case involving two officials of a Union steel ministry panel, a private firm and its director.

  • M Venkaiah Naidu

    PM takes decisions in democratic manner: Venkaiah Naidu

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi gives ample opportunity to his cabinet colleagues and takes all decisions in a democratic manner, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said here Thursday.

  • Rahul Gandhi

    Amethi residents complain to Rahul about poor power supply

    Amethi: On the first day of his two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today received repeated complaints about poor condition of power supply in the area.

  • Mumbai police arrest two men of Chhota Shakeel gang

    Mumbai: Mumbai police today claimed to have foiled a deadly gang war, with the arrest of two close aides of Chhota Shakeel gang, who allegedly conspired to gun down two key lieutenants of a rival group headed by Chhota Rajan.

  • Jet Airways

    Foreign, Indian carriers in fare war

    Mumbai: Aiming at attracting Indian travellers to major global and domestic destinations, foreign and Indian carriers are vying with each other by offering discounted tickets.

  • SC asks NGO to back allegations against CBI director in affidavit

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Thursday asked NGO CPIL to file an affidavit in support of its documents, alleging that CBI director Ranjit Sinha met people being investigated and prosecuted by the agency in 2G and other cases at his residence over a period of time.

  • Hawala case: Surat-based trader sent in four-day ED custody

    Ahmedabad: A local court today remanded the Surat-based trader Rakesh Kothari, arrested in connection with a multi-crore hawala racket that was busted in March this year, to a four-day custody of the Enforcement Directorate.

  • Rajnath Singh

    Rajnath assures all help to flood-hit J-K, visit cancelled

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today reviewed the flood situation in Jammu and Kashmir and assured Chief Minister Omar Abdullah of all necessary help for relief operations even as inclement weather forced him to cancel his visit to border areas in the state.

  • Sathasivam to be sworn in as Kerala Governor tomorrow

    Thiruvananthapuram: Former Chief Justice of India, Justice P Sathasivam, appointed as Governor of Kerala replacing Sheila Dishkit, was accorded a warm reception on his arrival here this evening.

  • Rahul Gandhi

    Rahul takes on Modi

    Amethi: In a direct attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi today said he was “playing drum” in Japan while people suffered from power crisis and soaring vegetable prices.

  • India, Pakistan hold flag meeting on LoC

    Jammu: A flag meeting between Indian and Pakistani army commanders was held on the Line of control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district to solve local issues, a defence official said Thursday.

  • BCCI members to discuss AGM impasse in Chennai on Sep 7

    New Delhi: The current logjam pertaining to the BCCI’s Annual General Meeting will come up for discussion when the members of the affiliated units meet at an “informal gathering” in Chennai on Sunday.