Free Press Journal
  • bribe

    Bribery racket: Jt Comm of Income Tax, CAs arrested by CBI

    New Delhi:  CBI today smashed a major bribery racket allegedly involving senior Income Tax officials, chartered accountants and businessmen, arresting four persons including a Joint Commissioner of I-T department.

  • Delhi poll: BJP to rope in Har, Maha, J’khand CMs for campaign

    New Delhi: To counter AAP’s claim of representing the common man, BJP has decided to rope in for campaigning in Delhi the newly-elected chief ministers of Haryana, Jharkhand and Maharashtra who have risen from the grassroots to project them as the “real aam aadmi”.

  • Partap Singh Bajwa

    Will meet party high command to explain ground realities: Partap Singh Bajwa

    Chandigarh:  With senior party leader Amarinder Singh pitching for a change of leadership in Punjab Congress, state Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa today said he will meet party high command after ‘Maghi’ mela to explain the “ground realities” in the state.

  • New method to assemble story-driven photo albums

    Washington: Researchers at Disney have developed a new automated method that can arrange your vacation photos into a coherent album to create a compelling visual story.

  • Kepler, exoplanet,

    Kepler exoplanet tally passes 1,000: NASA

    Washington:  NASA’s venerable Kepler space telescope’s count of exoplanets has passed the magic 1,000 mark, including eight new planets and 544 candidate planets.

  • Bangladesh hosts 2nd largest Muslim congregation amid unrest

    Dhaka:  Tens of thousands of Muslims prayed for global peace as the first phase of world’s second largest annual Muslim congregation after Haj concluded today, defying a nationwide opposition strike that entered the fifth day amid continuing political violence that has left 11 people dead.

  • Texas, hospital standoff

    Texas hospital standoff ends peacefully

    Houston :  A man who barricaded himself at a hospital in north of Houston in the US state of Texas after becoming distraught over his son’s medical condition today surrendered peacefully after four hours, authorities said.

  • facebook

    Facebook the leader of social media: Survey

    Washington:  Facebook is the leader of social media, says a new survey, adding that the social networking site has also made inroads into becoming the popular choice among the elderly.

  • Narayanasamy slams Centre for adopting ordinance route

    Puducherry: AICC General Secretary for North Eastern States V Narayanasamy today flayed the BJP-led NDA government for taking ordinance route to bring in amendment to Land Acquisition Act, saying it has “committed mayhem of democracy”.

  • Narendra Modi

    Backing announcements with concrete action: Narendra Modi

    Gandhinagar:  Taking on those who have attacked him for “just talking”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said he was not only making announcements but also backing them up with “concrete action”.

  • Engineering student killed, two injured as car overturns

    Jaisalmer :  A 22-year-old student of an engineering college was killed and two of his acquaintances were injured when a car in which they were travelling overturned at Damodara village in the district, police said today.

  • India Sensex

    BSE to set up a CSR Exchange

    Thane (Maharashtra):  With the growing connect between big business and corporate social responsibility, the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) will soon set up a CSR Exchange, said Ashish Chauhan, BSE managing director and CEO.