Free Press Journal
  • AFT quashes court martial of Rath in Sukna land scam case

    New Delhi: A military tribunal today quashed the court martial of former 33 Corps Commander Lt Gen P K Rath in the Sukna land scam and imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh on Army for “loss of honour” in the case in which he became the first serving three-star rank officer to face disciplinary action.

  • Former Maharashtra NCP minister Vijaykumar Gavit to join BJP

    Mumbai:Former Maharashtra Medical Education Minister Vijaykumar Gavit, who faces charges of wealth accumulation by him and his family members in a disproportionate assets case, will join the BJP tomorrow.

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    I am under fire from all sides: CBI Director Ranjit Sinha

    New Delhi: Facing criticism for his alleged meetings with representatives of companies facing CBI probe, agency’s chief Ranjit Sinha today avoided making any comment saying he was already “under fire” from all sides.

  • Fire in bank, adjoining building also damaged

    Jaipur: A fire broke out today in a branch of a private bank, which also partially damaged an adjoining building in Malviya Nagar area in the city, but no one was injured in the incident.

  • Narendra Modi with Tony Abbott

    Modi shouldn’t be blamed for 2002 riots in Gujarat: Australian PM

    New Delhi: Australian premier Tony Abbott today said Narendra Modi as Gujarat Chief Minister should not be blamed for the 2002 riots in the state as he was just a “presiding officer” who has been cleared in “endless inquiries”.

  • No climate change, says PM Narendra Modi

    New Delhi; There is no climate change but only “our tolerance and habits” have changed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today while advocating that “struggle” with nature should be avoided and asked children to imbibe practices to save energy.

  • Narendra Modi with Students on teahers Day

    Congress dig at Modi addressing students on Teachers’ Day

    New Delhi: Congress today took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his address to school children noting that Teachers should allow students to develop their personalities and not impose theirs own on them.

  • Slow governance responsible for decline in growth: Rajan

    New Delhi: Attributing decline in economic growth to “slow governance” and faulty allocation of natural resources, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has said GDP will improve to 7 per cent in next three years on back of political stability.

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    Chandrababu Naidu proposes decentralised development for AP

    Hyderabad: While deciding to locate the capital city of Andhra Pradesh ‘around Vijayawada’, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has proposed to ‘go for decentralised development of the state with three mega cities and 14 smart cities’.

  • China video sites need foreign content approved

    Beijing: China’s broadcasting authority says online streaming sites must obtain licenses before showing foreign TV shows and movies, in a tightening of control over the industry.

  • Ebola outbreak

    WHO mulls untested Ebola drugs

    Geneva: Health experts honed in today on a handful of unproven drugs they hope might turn the lethal tide of Ebola, as key figures urged that funds go for frontline crisis care in some of the world’s poorest states.

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    Lalu Prasad undergoing ‘cardiac rehabilitation’

    Mumbai: RJD chief Lalu Prasad, who was shifted out of the intensive care unit yesterday after undergoing triple heart surgery on August 27 here, was now undergoing ‘cardiac rehabilitation’, doctors said.

  • Senior Telugu Desam leader Tummala Nageswara Rao joins TRS

    Hyderabad:  In a setback to the Telugu Desam Party in Telangana, senior party leader from Khammam district and former minister Tummala Nageswara Rao joined the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samiti today.

  • 2G:CBI moves SC for lodging perjury case against NGO’s Secy

    New Delhi: CBI today moved the Supreme Court for lodging a case of perjury against Secretary of an NGO for allegedly making “deliberate and intentional false statements on oath” relating to investigations into the 2G spectrum allocation scam.