Free Press Journal
  • Govt identifying small oil fields for auction

    New Delhi: The government is identifying the small and marginal oil and gas fields it plans to auction in coming months to boost domestic production, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today.

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    What’s making Varun Dhawan romantic?

    Mumbai:  Actor Varun Dhawan is turning into a hopeless romantic! No, he has not found the love of his life but it’s a song from his dark, intense revenge drama “Badlapur” that’s making him go all gooey inside.

  • Rajnath Singh

    Appoint as DMs, SPs officers with ‘zeal’ to fight Maoists: Rajnath to states

    Patna: Describing the Naxal problem as the gravest challenge facing India, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today asked all states which are grappling with the menace to appoint as district magistrates and superintendents of police such officers who have the “zeal” to fight the rebels.

  • Beant’s assassin deported to India

    New Delhi: On the run for over 10 years, Sikh militant Jagtar Singh Tara, convicted for life in the then Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh’s assassination, has been deported by Thailand.

  • Pulkit Samrat

    Tough to match Riteish’s comic timing: Pulkit Samrat

    Mumbai:  Comedy is often considered the toughest genre for actors, and for Pulkit Samrat, the going became tougher when he had to match the comic timing of Riteish Deshmukh.

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    I do zero exercise: Abbey Clancy

    Los Angeles: Model Abbey Clancy who has a three-year-old daughter Sophia Ruby with husband Peter Crouch, says she doesn’t have to work out a lot to maintain her enviable figure.

  • CBI seeks polygraph test of Chandy’s former gunman

    Kochi: The CBI is all set to move court here seeking permission to take a former security personnel of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy for a lie detector test, according to officials.

  • QPR’s Austin is Premier League’s player of the month

    London:  Queens Park Rangers (QPR) forward Charlie Austin has been named the English Premier League player of the month for December which makes him the fifth striker in succession to bag the award in the current season.

  • Govt launches scheme to support SC entrepreneurs

    New Delhi: In a bid to encourage budding and existing entrepreneurs from Scheduled Castes, the government today launched a scheme under which members of the reserved community will be offered concessional finance to start new business ventures.

  • Madan Mitra

    Saradha scam: Bengal minister’s judicial custody extended

    Kolkata: Rejecting his bail plea yet again, a court here Friday extended till Jan 30 the judicial custody of West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, arrested in connection with the Saradha scam.

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    Possibility of ‘deal’ between BJP and TMC: Yechury

    New Delhi: CPI(M) today alleged that there was a possibility of a “deal” between BJP and Trinamool Congress to get “anti-people” laws passed in Rajya Sabha as was reflected in the support given by the Finance Minister to West Bengal government’s recent ‘Bengal Global’ summit.

  • David Warner

    Warner ton steers Australia to easy win over England

    Sydney: Continuing his blazing form, David Warner struck a scintillating hundred to guide Australia to a comfortable three-wicket victory over England in the opening match of the tri-nation One-day cricket series, here today.

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    I shall return: S. Sreesanth

    New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram :  Former India fast bowler S. Sreesanth, who is currently facing trial for spot fixing in a Delhi court, is certain that he will return to full-fledged cricket.

  • Third indigenous Landing Craft Utility vessel launched

    Kolkata: The third indigenous Landing Craft Utility vessel, useful for transporting tanks, armoured vehicles and soldiers during amphibious operations, was today launched in Kolkata.

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    Mahendra Singh Dhoni in focus as India return to ODI grind

    Melbourne:  After a fielding-only drill, the Indian cricket team returned to the grind today with an intense net session here, continuing their build-up towards the ODI-leg of their Australian tour.