Free Press Journal
  • Jwala, 31, focussed on fitness, 2016 Olympics

    New Delhi: Top doubles shuttler Jwala Gutta said Sunday that she is focussing on improving her fitness to achieve consistency in performance, to realise her ultimate dream of winning an Olympic medal in 2016 Rio de Janeiro.

  • Narendra Modi

    PM invites ideas on key issues ahead of Australia visit

    New Delhi:Preparing his first visit to Australia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today invited ideas and thoughts on important issues from Indians, including those living in that country.

  • C. Uday Bhaskar

    Clearing of defence deals shows intent of Modi Govt

    New Delhi: Defence analyst Commodore (retired) C. Uday Bhaskar on Sunday welcomed the recent clearing of defence deals worth Rs 80,000 crores by the Defence Acquisition Committee (DAC) and said that such a decision showed the strong intent of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government.

  • Lee Chong Wei

    Malaysian officials “shocked” over doping claims

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian badminton officials expressed “shock” today in their first response to doping allegations following reports that world number one Lee Chong Wei failed a test.

  • Dengue case

    50 dengue cases reported in Bihar

    Patna: At least 50 dengue cases have been reported in Bihar till Sunday, health officials said.

  • curfew

    Delhi’s Trilokpuri under curfew, no fresh violence

    New Delhi: Delhi’s Trilokpuri area remained tense and under curfew Sunday though no new incident of violence was reported, police said, a day after five people were shot at during a communal clash.

  • US Airstrikes Syria

    25 killed in Syrian airstrikes

    Damascus: The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights Sunday said that 25 people were killed during Syrian airstrikes in Homs province.

  • Narendra Modi

    Modi Govt. won’t compromise on security and strategic interest, says BJP

    New Delhi : Asserting that the nation’s security and strategic interests will not be compromised under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said the clearing of pending defence projects by Defence Minister Arun Jaitley was a spirit aimed in that direction which would eventually plug loopholes that had earlier existed in the system.

  • Subramanian Swamy

    AAP leaders should go back to classrooms and learn Constitution

    New Delhi: With the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) accusing the ruling party at the Centre of shying away from polls in Delhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said the leaders of Arvind Kejriwal-led party should go back to their classrooms and learn the Constitution as it is the Election Commission that takes a final call on conducting elections and not the government.

  • BJP

    BJP may contest without ally in Jharkhand

    Ranchi:  After winning 12 of the 14 Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is determined to go it alone in the upcoming assembly elections.

  • Rainfall

    North east monsoon active in south India

    Chennai:With the north east monsoon active over south India, the weather office today forecast rain or thundershowers in the region tomorrow.

  • Grace Mugabe

    Grace Mugabe, the first lady aiming for presidency

    Harare: Zimbabwe’s First Lady, Grace Mugabe, has entered politics in the hope of succeeding her ailing 90-year-old husband, President Robert Mugabe, who after 35 years in power could be thinking about retiring.