Free Press Journal
  • False bomb alarm at Fiumicino Rome airport

    Rome: Air traffic was disrupted for hours at the Fiumicino Rome airport in Italy Wednesday evening due to a false bomb alarm on a Niki flight bound for Vienna, media reported.

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    US judge throws out lawsuit against Narendra Modi

    New York: A US judge in New York today dismissed a lawsuit against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with deadly anti-Muslim riots in 2002.

  • South Africa Vs West Indies

    South Africa beats West Indies by 69 runs in 3rd ODI

    Durban: Wicketkeeper-batsman Morne van Wyk hit an unbeaten century and allrounder David Wiese took a five-wicket haul as South Africa crushed the West Indies by 69 runs in the third Twenty20 international at Kingsmead today.

  • Dalits angry as Bihar massacre accused are acquitted

    Patna:  Family members of the Dalits who were killed in 1999 in Bihar’s Arwal district, allegedly by the outlawed, upper -caste militia Ranvir Sena men, are disheartened and devastated over the release of all the accused.

  • Ex-CBI chief A P Singh resigns from UPSC

    New Delhi : Former Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director A.P.Singh has resigned from the Union Public Service Commission four years before the completion of his term.

  • US judge throws out lawsuit against PM Modi

    New York: A US judge in New York today dismissed a lawsuit against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with deadly anti-Muslim riots in 2002.

  • India Sensex

    Sensex zooms 600 pts, Nifty above 8,400 on RBI rate cut

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex climbed over 600 points and the NSE Nifty regained the 8,400-mark in opening trade today as rate-sensitive stocks led rally after the RBI in a surprise move cut repo rate by 0.25 per cent.

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    Rupee jumps 46 paise against dollar in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee soared by 46 paise to trade at a fresh one-month high of 61.72 against the dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange after the RBI cut interest rates by 25 basis points to 7.75 per cent.

  • Man murdered by wife, her paramour

    Muzaffarnagar:  A timber trader was strangulated to death allegedly by his wife and her paramour at Roorkali village here, police said today.

  • RBI

    RBI cuts interest rate by 0.25 per cent

    Mumbai: Encouraged by softening inflation, the RBI today decided to cut the benchmark interest rate by 0.25 per cent to 7.75 per cent with a view to boost growth.

  • PDP rejects NC offer of support for J-K Govt formation

    Jammu/Srinagar :  The People’s Democratic Party (PDP), which emerged as the party with the largest number of seats in the recently-held assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, has reportedly rejected the offer of support from the National Conference (NC) to form a government in the state.

  • Militant killed in an encounter in J-K

    Sopore (Jammu and Kashmir) : A militant was killed in an encounter in Sopore district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.

  • TPC-2 area commander arrested in Jharkhand

    Palamu (Jharkhand): A self-styled area commander of an ultra outfit ‘Trutiya Prastuti Committee-2’ (TPC-2) and one of his close aides were arrested from Palamu district of Jharkhand.

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    Service chiefs pay tributes on Army Day

    New Delhi : All three service chiefs – Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Robin K Dhowan and Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha – paid tributes at the Amar Jawan Jyoti here on Thursday on the occasion of Army Day.