Free Press Journal
  • Bank manager, 2 others booked for misappropriation of cash

    Muzaffarnagar: The manager and two other officials of co-operative bank’s Babri branch in Shamli district were booked in connection with misappropriation of cash of over Rs 2.25 crore, police said today.

  • Work stress leading to social isolation of CRPF jawans

    New Delhi: Continuous deployment in “high intensity conflict areas” is forcing jawans and officers of country’s largest paramilitary CRPF to suffer from large-scale “social ostracisation”, a report prepared on the state of affairs of the force has said.

  • Govt nod likely to voting for NRIs through electronic means

    New Delhi: Days after extending more benefits to Persons of Indian Origin, the government is set to accept the recommendations of a committee which has favoured voting for NRIs through electronic means.

  • NIA arrests key accused in Burdwan blast

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency has arrested a key accused of Bardhman blast, Mohammad Rejaul Karim, from Jharkhand.

  • Industries seek CISF expertise to thwart terror

    New Delhi: In order to secure their business premises and large workforce against potential security threats, India Inc. is increasingly investing in professional anti-terror consultancy provided by CISF, with such demands from the business sector witnessing a six-time jump in 2014.

  • Ravikant Ruia, Sunil Mittal

    Special 2G court to hear additional spectrum case tomorrow

    New Delhi:  The stalled additional 2G spectrum case during previous NDA rule is likely to gain some momentum as a special court here will take it up for hearing tomorrow sans Sunil Bharti Mittal and Ravi Ruia, who succeeded in getting an order summoning them as accused quashed.

  • SC to hear plea on misuse of secret funds by Jharkhand cops

    New Delhi :  Top policemen of Naxal-affected Jharkhand may come under the scanner as the Supreme Court has agreed to hear a plea seeking CBI probe into alleged misuse and unaccounted withdrawal of huge sums from the Secret Service Funds, meant to counter red terror.

  • Pakistan, Bus accident

    Pakistan accident toll rises to 57

    Islamabad: The toll in an accident between a bus and an oil tanker in Pakistan climbed to 57, media reported.

  • Earthquake, China

    Earth Quake damages over 50 houses in China

    Beijing: A moderate earthquake of 5.0 magnitude damaged about 50 houses and displaced over 1,500 people in China’s northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

  • Al Qaeda,kills

    Al Qaeda faction kills seven in Lebanon

    Beirut: Al Qaeda-linked Al Nusra Front killed nine people and injured 37 in a twin suicide blasts in Lebanon’s port city of Tripoli.

  • Hayat Boumeddiene

    France terror: Female suspect may be in Syria

    Ankara: A woman wanted in connection with the terror attacks on France a few days ago, is believed to have entered Turkey earlier this month and is now, possibly, in Syria, media reported Saturday.

  • Teen ‘in shock’ after wrongly linked to Charlie Hebdo attack

    CharlevilleMezieres (France):  Mourad Hamyd describes himself as a normal 18-year-old who lives with his parents but on the day France was gripped by the Charlie Hebdo massacre, he became known as “the third suspect” — even though he was in class at the time of the shooting.