Free Press Journal
  • Bengaluru FC

    Bengaluru FC favourites to retain I-League title

    Bengaluru:  The eighth Hero I-League kicks off here Saturday night with defending champions Bengaluru FC taking on Goa’s Dempo in a repeat of last Sunday’s Federation Cup final that the former won.

  • Arsene Wenger

    We want one or two players: Arsene Wenger

    London: Manager Arsene Wenger has said Arsenal is working hard to bring in “one or two players” before the January transfer window closes.

  • HC stays re-investigation in Kunan-Poshpora mass rape case

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has stayed the re-investigation into the alleged Kunan-Poshpora mass rape case of 1991 on a petition by the Army and posted the case for hearing after two weeks.

  • Salgaocar, Pune

    Salgaocar face Pune FC in I-League opener

    Margao :  Salgaocar FC will be looking to kickstart their I-League campaign on a rousing note when they lock horns against Pune FC in the inaugural match of the Hero I-League tomorrow at Nehru Stadium in Fatorda.

  • Shazia Ilmi

    Its official: Shazia Ilmi joins BJP

    New Delhi: Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Shazia Ilmi today joined the BJP, but said she is not keen on contesting the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections.

  • Michael Clarke

    Injured Clarke returns to nets in bid to meet WC deadline

    Wellington : In an attempt to meet the World Cup deadline, injured Australian skipper Michael Clarke has returned to batting in Sydney after being ruled out of the just-concluded Test series against India.

  • MSG protests

    Sikh organisations hold protests against controversial film

    Chandigarh: Members of various organisations today held protests at Ambala in Haryana against the proposed screening of controversial film “Messenger of God” featuring Dera Saccha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in lead role.

  • I have no political baggage, that’s an advantage: Sharmistha Mukherjee

    New Delhi: From the sublime world of the arts to the hurly burly of politics. Sharmistha Mukherjee, Congress candidate for the Greater Kailash assembly constituency here and President Pranab Mukherjee’s daughter, is ready to tackle real-time problems of blocked drains, congested traffic and parking woes as she makes her debut in electoral politics.

  • Duncan Fletcher

    Fletcher defends bowlers, blames inexperience for poor show

    Melbourne: Indian bowlers might have come under severe criticism for their below-par show in the recent Test series in Australia but head coach Duncan Fletcher has defended them, saying that the thrashing they got from the home side batsmen was due to inexperience of some of them.

  • NRIs, visitors from 40 countries to attend VADFEST

    Vadodara: A large number of NRIs and foreign nationals from around 40 countries are expected to attend the biannual Vadodara International Art and Culture Festival (VADFEST) starting here from January 23, Gujarat Tourism Minister Saurabh Patel said today.

  • Tomi Juric

    Australian striker rejects move to Chinese club

    Canberra : Australian striker Tomi Juric has rejected a lucrative three-year deal with Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua and will instead opt to move to a European club to continue his football career.

  • Shashi Tharoor

    Sunanda case: Tharoor likely to be questioned soon, says Bassi

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner B S Bassi today hinted that Congress MP Shashi Tharoor will be questioned “soon” by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) which is probing the mysterious death case of his wife Sunanda Pushkar.

  • Mat Ryan

    Aussie goalie Ryan welcomes Liverpool speculation

    Canberra:  Australian goalkeeper Mat Ryan Friday said he is flattered to be linked with English Premier League club Liverpool, but feels his primary focus remains on the 2015 Asian Cup.

  • Two sisters set themselves ablaze in UP; one dead

    Bijnor (UP): Two sisters set themselves ablaze after two youths allegedly refused to marry them, leading to death of one and seriously injuring the other, police said today.

  • Madan Mitra

    Madan Mitra produced before Alipore Court

    Kolkata: West Bengal Transport Minister and Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra was on Friday produced before the Alipore court.