Free Press Journal
  • Najeeb Jung

    Intensify sanitation drive in Delhi: Jung

    New Delhi: Delhi Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung Monday called for intensification of cleanliness and sanitation drive in Delhi at a meeting, saying “there has to be visible improvement, supported by evidence”.

  • Gautam Khaitan

    Chopper deal: Court rejects Khaitan bail plea

    New Delhi: A court here Monday dismissed the bail plea of businessman Gautam Khaitan, arrested in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland chopper deal.

  • Repeated viewing of violence and sex ‘desensitises’ parents

    Washington: In a stunning report, researchers have revealed that when it comes to sex and violence, the more parents watch TV shows or movies with explicit scenes, the less they care about what their kids can watch.

  • Samajwadi Party-Raj Bhawan face off intensifies in UP

    Lucknow: Apprehensions of a possible face-off between the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh and the Raj Bhawan turned true Monday as a press conference by Governor Ram Naik drew a sharp response from the government.

  • Hongkong Protest

    Hong Kong court bans protesters from blocking roads

    Hong Kong: The Hong Kong High Court Monday granted two interim injunctions barring protesters from occupying key areas in the city even as the Chinese government accused the demonstrators of “putting social order at risk”.

  • SBI Life asked to pay Rs.84.31 crore to group insurance members

    Chennai: The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) Monday rejected the appeal of SBI Life Insurance Company Ltd and ordered it to pay Rs.84.31 crore to its group insurance members/beneficiaries.

  • BJP high command will decide who will be next Haryana CM

    New Delhi: Union Minister of State for Planning, Statistics and Programme Implementation (Independent Charge) Rao Inderjit Singh on Monday said the decision on who would be the next chief minister of Haryana will be taken by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) high command.

  • Ajit-Pawar

    NCP offering outside support to BJP for stable government

    Mumbai: Senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar on Monday backed his party colleague Praful Patel’s statement of offering unconditional external support to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), saying his party wants a stable government in Maharashtra.

  • 11 burnt alive in Andhra firecrackers unit blast

    Hyderabad: At least 11 workers were burnt to death and seven others injured when a blast rocked a firecrackers unit in Andhra Pradesh Monday, police said.

  • Egypt asks Israelis, Palestinians to resume talks

    Ramallah: Egypt Monday called on the Israelis and the Palestinians to resume in Cairo next week the talks on reinforcing the ceasefire and restoring calm in the Gaza Strip, a senior official said.

  • Dengue cases rise to 225 in Delhi

    New Delhi: The number of dengue cases in Delhi and its adjoining areas has risen to 225, authorities said Monday.

  • Narendra Modi

    Modi gets formal invitation for Saarc summit

    New Delhi/Kathmandu: Foreign Minister of Nepal Mahendra Bahadur Pandey Monday extended an invitation to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to participate in the forthcoming 18th Saarc Summit to be held in Kathmandu Nov 26-27.

  • Manohar Parrikar

    There are many ways to suppress judiciary: Manohar Parrikar

    Panaji: There are many ways to suppress the judiciary, if someone really decides to do it, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said Monday, while making it clear that he was not suggesting that such steps should be taken.