Free Press Journal
  • 2 BNP activists killed,  calls for indefinite siege

    Dhaka: Two BNP activists were shot dead today in Bangladesh in street clashes with the ruling Awami League supporters on the first anniversary of the controversial polls, forcing authorities to deploy paramilitary forces as the opposition called for an indefinite nationwide blockade.

  • Nilesh Shah quits Axis Capital

    Mumbai: Managing Director and CEO of Axis Capital Nilesh Shah, the public face of private sector lender Axis Bank’s investment banking arm, has quit and is understood to be joining the Kotak group.

  • Abhishek Banerjee

    CPI-M deprecates slapping, but condemns thrashing of attacker

    Kolkata: Left Front chairman Biman Bose today deprecated the assault on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew and MP Abhishek Banerjee, but condemned the beating up of the attacker by TMC workers, saying it was a result of the ‘anarchy’ prevailing in the state.

  • Babulal Marandi

    JVM to play role of constructive opposition: Marandi

    Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) (JVM) president Babulal Marandi today said his party will play the role of constructive opposition and support the Raghubar Das-headed state government in all good works.

  • Ex-addl pvt sec to MoS gets three years jail in DA case

    New Delhi:  A former additional private secretary to a Union minister has been sentenced to three years imprisonment by a Delhi court in a disproportionate assets case for illegally amassing property of about Rs 67 lakhs from 1995 to 2002.

  • Uber cab rape case: Court takes cognisance of charge sheet

    New Delhi,: A Delhi court today took cognisance of the charge sheet filed against a driver of US-based cab service provider, Uber, for allegedly raping a 27-year-old woman executive in December last year.

  • CCI dismisses charges against realty firm BPTP

    New Delhi: Fair trade regulator CCI has rejected a plea alleging that real estate company BPTP abused its dominant market position with respect to a residential project in Gurgaon.

  • Pakistan Terror Boat: Coast Guard’s Job Well Done!

    On New year’s Eve, the Indian Coast Guard intercepted a suspicious boat of the coast of Porbandar, Gujarat that had entered the Indian shores and after an 1 hour chase and warning shots being fired, the boat burst up in flames and then exploded. Sources from the Ministry of Defense have suspected that there were Pakistani terrorists on board and that they had planned to do a 26/11 style attack.

  • Saina Nehwal

    Who am I to demand the award?, asks Saina

    New Delhi : Badminton ace Saina Nehwal is “upset” that her quest to know the reason behind the rejection of her nomination for Padma Bhushan snowballed into a big controversy, saying that she never demanded for the prestigious award and would respect the decision of the Sports Ministry.

  • PlanComm webiste archived, NITI Aayog to launch its own soon

    New Delhi: After replacing it with NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India), the government has archived the website of the erstwhile Planning Commission while the new body will launch its own website in a few days.