Free Press Journal
  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Aam aadmi should also be able to fly business class: Kejriwal

    Dubai: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal today stoutly defended himself against the opposition’s criticism of him travelling abroad in business class, saying that it was his dream for India that an ‘aam aadmi’ should also be able to travel the same way.

  • Genetic errors linked to more ALS cases than thought

    Washington: New research has thrown up evidence suggesting genetic mutations may contribute to more cases of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) than scientists earlier believed.

  • Sashi Tharoor

    Gulf between Modi government’s speeches, performance: Tharoor

    Kolkata: Attacking the Narendra Modi government, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor Saturday said there was a gulf between its speeches and performance and “tremendous consolidation” of power in the hands of one man.

  • 120 special teams set up for rivers’ rejuvenation

    New Delhi: The water resources ministry has set up a total of 120 special teams to study various aspects of rejuvenation of rivers, an official release said Saturday.

  • Travel exhibition inaugurated in Lucknow

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Tourism Minister Om Prakash Singh inaugurated an international travel and tourism exhibition, India Travel Mart (ITM), here.

  • Delhi crowd is the loudest in IPTL: Ivanisevic

    New Delhi: Terming the Delhi crowd’s lung-power the “loudest” of the three cities the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) has been played in so far, former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic heavily endorsed the advent of the inaugural tournament in India.

  • Swiss kidnapped in 2012 rescued in Philippines: military

    Manila: A Swiss man kidnapped by Islamic militants in the southern Philippines nearly three years ago escaped under fire today as soldiers attacked his abductors in a remote jungle, the military said.

  • Top al-Qaeda leader killed in Pak military raid

    Peshawar: The chief of al-Qaeda’s global operations, wanted by the US over a 2009 plot to attack the New York subway system, was killed in a raid in Pakistan’s restive tribal region, the country’s military said today.

  • Aamir Khan launches promotion of his film ‘PK’ in Bihar

    Patna:  Bollywood actor Aamir Khan Saturday launched the promotional campaign of his much awaited film “PK” here as his role in the flick has him speaking Bhojpuri, a language widely spoken in the state.

  • AAP’s former Delhi legislator joins BJP

    New Delhi: Ashok Kumar Chauhan, the former Aam Aadmi Party legislator from Delhi’s Ambedkar Nagar constituency, Saturday joined the BJP. He said he was “feeling suffocated” in the AAP and decided to leave.

  • Arun Jaitley

    Debate on opening up insurance sector may end soon: Jaitley

    New Delhi: Hinting that the chances of the Insurance Bill getting approved during parliament’s ongoing winter session are high, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Saturday the debate on opening up the sector will end soon.

  • manoharlal khattar

    Khap panchayats check social evils, says Haryana CM

    New Delhi: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has come out in defence of khap panchayats, saying they keep a check on social evils and there was nothing wrong with their orders.

  • UAE Royals beat Singapore Slammers to move to top of IPTL

    New Delhi:United Arab Emirates (UAE) Royals demolished Singapore Slammers ­­29-16 in the opening match of the Delhi leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) to jump to the top of the standings here Saturday.

  • Security further tightened at hill shrine

    Sabarimala:  Security was today strengthened at the Hill shrine of Lord Ayyappa against the backdrop of the Babri Masjid demolition anniversary.