Free Press Journal
  • Bodies of girl, youth found, honour killing suspected

    Muzaffarnagar:  The bodies of a girl and a boy were found on railway tracks near Dorala railway police station here, with the police suspecting it to be a case of honour killing.

  • Narendra Modi

    ‘Stop using banned items to control captive elephants’

    Thiruvananthapuram:  Animal rights campaigners have urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to immediately intervene to stop the widespread practice of using sharp-tipped goads, steel capture belts and other banned items to control captive elephants in Kerala.

  • Twitter

    24 million Twitter users never tweet

    New York: Nearly 24 million out of 284 million Twitter users do not tweet at all, reveals the latest data filed by the micro-blogging site with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This means that nearly 8.5 percent of Twitter users could be robots who never use the service, ValueWalk reported.

  • 4 killed, 2 injured in road mishap

    Indore: Four persons were killed and two others injured when the SUV carrying them collided head-on with a car at a village near here, police said today.

  • IED found in Badgam district

    Srinagar:  Security forces today detected an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) planted by militants in Magam area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district, police said.

  • Laxmikant Parsekar

    Goa BJP meeting to decide future strategy

    Panaji: BJP’s Goa unit will hold a ‘Chintan Baithak’ today to review the performance of its government led by Laxmikant Parsekar and decide strategy for the 2017 state Assembly polls.

  • P Venkata Rao

    Congress leader P Venkata Rao is dead

    Vijayawada:  Congress leader and former Andhra Pradesh minister Paladugu Venkata Rao passed away at a hospital in Hyderabad today. He was 75.

  • Henry Cavill Superman

    Henry Cavill says Batman Vs Superman will make cinema history

    London: Actor Henry Cavill has suggested that ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ will make cinema history. Cavill, 31, who plays Superman in the Warner Bros/DC Comics project, has promised that Zack Snyder’s direction will give viewers a “visual spectacle”, reported Digital Spy.

  • Muzaffarnagar

    14 arrested for violence in Muzaffarpur, security tightened

    Muzaffapur/Patna:  At least 14 persons have been arrested in connection with yesterday’s violence in a village here in which three persons were charred to death when a mob torched nine houses following recovery of body of an abducted youth.

  • Yuki

    Yuki battles hard before losing Aus Open 1st round to Murray

    Melbourne: Yuki Bhambri’s Australian Open singles campaign came to an end despite a fighting effort against world number six Andy Murray here today but the Indian tennis player walked away with rich appreciation from his accomplished rival and the packed house at the Margaret Court Arena.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo helps Real Madrid beat Getafe 3-0

    London: Portugal football team captain Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace to help Real Madrid comfortably sail past Getafe and maintain their one-point advantage over Barcelona in La Liga.

  • Man shot dead over old rivalry in Sambhal

    Sambhal (UP):  A 35-year-old man was shot dead allegedly by four persons purportedly over an old rivalry in Hayatnagar area here, police said here today.