Free Press Journal
  • PC Chacko

    Bedi an ‘apolitical’ person, does not subscribe to BJP’s ideologies: Congress

    New Delhi: Attacking the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for nominating former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as their chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections, Congress leader P C Chacko on Tuesday said the party has nominated an apolitical person who does not subscribe to even one percent of its ideologies.

  • Blast in chemical company; one dead

    Ahmedabad: One worker was killed while 11 others were injured, three of them seriously when a chemical barrel exploded in a firm in Ankleshwar GIDC area of Bharuch district in Gujarat, police said today.

  • Now, read audio clips on Facebook messenger

    New York: Social networking site Facebook has launched a new feature for its messenger app that automatically transcribes any file sent as a voice recording and lets the people send voice clips to each other.

  • Curb tax evasion, delay in depositing TDS firmly: Court

    New Delhi: Tax evasion by individuals or companies by non-­depositing TDS and other levies within prescribed time is rising day by day and should be curbed with a firm hand, a Delhi court has said while asking an automobile company to pay Rs 50,000 as fine.

  • Udaipur-based illusionist plans to open magic academy

    Gurgaon: Conjuring up spells has been a vocation for Anchal Kumawat ever since she was a five-year-old girl. After startling people on live shows and dumbfounding them on television, the illusionist, now aged 22, plans to open an academy of magic.

  • Arun Jaitley, Jayalalitha

    CPI(M) seeks clarification from Jaitley on meeting Jaya

    Chennai: CPI(M) today joined the chorus of political parties criticising Union Minister Arun Jaitley’s recent meeting with AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa and sought a clarification from the minister on the matter.

  • ShivSena

    Shiv Sena hits out at Vasudevananda over 10 kids-per-family rant

    Mumbai: Slamming Swami Vasudevananda for his comments that every Hindu family must produce 10 kids, the Shiv Sena today said the ‘godman’ should at least refrain from joining the league of other leaders from the BJP, who created furore with their controversial remarks.

  • Shivraj Singh Chouhan

    MP Chief Minister to launch global initiative in US

    New York:  Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will launch a global initiative in the US next month, aimed at inviting ideas and expertise in developing the state’s education, health, rural and tourism sectors.

  • Women's Heart

    A drink a day may reduce heart failure risk, finds study

    Washington: A large study of nearly 15,000 men and women has found that having up to seven drinks a week is associated with a 20 percent lower risk of men developing heart failure and 16 percent reduced risk for women.

  • Snowden reveals UK’s GCHQ eavesdropped on emails from BBC, Reuters, NYT

    Washington: Newly released NSA documents leaked by Edward Snowden have showed that Britain-based GCHQ was eavesdropping on the internal communications of some of the most prestigious media houses of the world including, BBC, Reuters, The Guardian, The New York Times, Le Monde, The Sun, NBC, and The Washington Post.

  • North Korea seeks to discredit defector over recanted story

    Seoul: North Korea today sought to discredit a prominent North Korean prison camp survivor who recently admitted inaccuracies in parts of his widely read story about horrific abuse in the country of his birth.

  • Asoke Kumar

    UN agenda should ensure developed nations accountability:India

    United Nations: With the UN working on an ambitious post-2015 development agenda, India has said it must be built around universality of issues and should ensure that developed countries are made accountable for their specific actions and commitments.