Free Press Journal
  • Swine flu cases in Delhi now 38

    New Delhi: Three fresh cases of swine flu were Wednesday reported in the national capital, taking the number this year to 38, a health official said.

  • Parties react sharply to TMC MP’s ‘Bengal will burn’ remark

    New Delhi: Several parties today reacted sharply to Trinamool Congress MP Idris Ali’s remark that West Bengal will burn if Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was arrested in the Saradha scam saying it was “obnoxious” and showed signs of “desperation”.

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    Live TV coverage of anti-terror ops may be banned

    New Delhi: Live coverage of anti-terror operations by television channels is likely to be banned soon as the Home Ministry has asked the Information and Broadcasting Ministry to amend the rules to stop such telecast.

  • Goa festival death: Isha Mantry was drunk insists minister

    Panaji : Even as forensic experts are conducting a post-mortem on the body of 27-year-old Isha Mantry, who died under mysterious circumstances at a music festival Monday night, Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar Wednesday repeatedly insisted that the Bollywood designer was “drunk” way after the event wound up.

  • Don’t clear ‘Gopala Gopala’, Hindu groups ask censor board

    Hyderabad: Even as protests continued over Aamir Khan’s film “PK”, Hindu groups Wednesday urged the censor board not to clear upcoming Telugu movie “Gopala Gopala” saying it also hurts religious sentiments of Hindus.

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    Cong slams Fadnavis for ‘lack of control’ over ministers

    Mumbai: Hitting out at Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for “lack of control” over his council of ministers as well as “lack of coordination” between them, Congress today said the ministers were commenting on various issues just for the sake of publicity.

  • Delhi’s acid attack victim to undergo eye transplant

    New Delhi: The 30-year-old doctor who sustained burn injuries after acid was hurled at her at a crowded market here will undergo an eye transplant to save her from complete blindness, hospital authorities said Wednesday.

  • November-end fiscal deficit hits 99 percent of target

    New Delhi: India’s fiscal deficit touched 98.9 percent of the budget estimates for 2014-15 by the end of November, crossing Rs.5.25 lakh crore ($83.08 billion), data released by the Controller General of Accounts showed Wednesday.

  • Govt to set up state university for Tripura

    Agartala: The Tripura Government would set up a separate university for the state besides the existing central university, a minister said today.

  • Balachander donated talent to Tamil cinema: Kamal Haasan

    Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who paid tributes to his late mentor and veteran K. Balachander Wednesday, said the auteur donated talent to Tamil filmdom and that nobody can equal him.

  • Bad weather hampers recovery of plane wreckage, bodies

    Jakarta/Singapore: Bad weather today hampered the recovery of scores of bodies and the wreckage of the AirAsia plane that drifted away from the crash site due to strong tides in the Java Sea off Indonesia after sonar images identified what appeared to be large parts of the jet.

  • TRAI recommends 3G spectrum base rate at Rs 2,720 cr per Mhz

    New Delhi: Telecom regulator TRAI today recommended a base price or auction starting price of Rs 2,720 crore per megahertz for sale of pan-India 3G mobile spectrum in February, about 19 per cent lower than what operators paid in 2010.