Free Press Journal
  • Design of IIM Indore’s Group V project

    CVC opens chapter of IIM Indore scam

    Custodians of this elite b-school in Indore conspired with an architectural consultant and a builder and siphoned off crores of rupees from the construction project wroth Rs 103 crore. 

  • Agra Conversion Row

    In a recent unlawful incident, over 300 Muslims from Agra consisting 60 families were forcefully converted to Hinduism. These individuals were promised several basic amenities and money in lakhs to change their religion.

  • Stop polarising Jammu and Kashmir: Azad to NC, PDP & BJP

    Dooru (Anantnag): Hitting out at rivals NC, PDP and BJP for “polarisation” of politics in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader Gulam Nabi Azad today asked they put an end to it as people want progress, development and the youth dream of bright careers.

  • Adarsh scam: Ex-Maha CM Nilangekar withdraws petition in HC

    Mumbai: Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Shivajirao Patil-Nilangekar today withdrew his petition in the Bombay High Court seeking permission to intervene in the hearing of a petition before the special CBI court accusing him of involvement in Adarsh Housing Society scam.

  • Indian fisherman found dead in Pak jail

    Karachi: A 30-year-old Indian fisherman has been found dead under mysterious circumstances in a jail here, prompting Pakistani authorities to order a probe into the death.

  • CAG seeks 4G roll-out status from DoT

    New Delhi: With four and half years having passed since allocation 4G spectrum, the CAG has asked Telecom Department to provide the roll-out status of the broadband wireless access services by these entities.

  • LS passes bill on coal block allocations

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha today passed a bill which provides for fresh auction of 204 coal blocks de-allocated by the Supreme Court in September with the government allaying apprehensions of some parties that the legislation would lead to privatisation of the sector.

  • Rs 4,479-cr in Indians’ HSBC-list accounts: SIT on black money

    New Delhi: In first major disclosure about money held in Swiss banks, government today said Rs 4,479 crore is held in the accounts owned by Indians, who figured on the HSBC List, and the Income Tax Department has initiated action against 79 of such account holders.

  • Sunil Gavaskar

    India should be looking to win this match: Gavaskar

    New Delhi: Former India skipper Sunil Gavaskar believes that the Virat Kohli-led team can even win the first cricket Test if they remain in a positive frame of mind despite another good batting show by the home team on the fourth day of the encounter.

  • Pakistan hockey community excited about India clash in CT

    Karachi: Pakistan’s hockey community is anticipating an exciting semi-final against arch-rivals India in the Champions Trophy but they believe a win is an absolute necessity for the future survival of the cash-strapped sport in the country.

  • We’re on the cusp of making history, says Oltmans

    Bhubaneswar: High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans feels Indian hockey team is on the cusp of making history but said to achieve that Sardar Singh and Co will have to give their 100 per cent against arch-rivals Pakistan in the Hero Champions Trophy semifinals tomorrow.

  • Mamata Bnerjee

    Saradha scam: Opposition demands interrogation of Mamata

    Kolkata:  Leader of the Opposition in West Bengal Assembly Surjya Kanta Mishra today demanded immediate questioning of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and others in the Saradha scam.

  • Saradha probe leading to Mamata’s doorstep: Opposition

    Kolkata:  As West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra was arrested by CBI in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam, the state BJP today said the investigation is slowly leading to the doorstep of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

  • mamata banerjee

    BJP misusing power, CBI action illegal: Mamata on Mitra arrest

    Kolkata:  Following the arrest of West Bengal minister Madan Mitra in connection with the Saradha chit fund scandal, an angry Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday lashed out at the BJP for “misusing power”, and charged the CBI with “acting as per a sequence” of arrests given by a BJP leader during a recent rally here.