Free Press Journal
  • Indian-origin scientist develops new way to treat osteoarthritis

    London: Indian-origin researcher Tina Chowdhury from Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and her team have developed a new “microcapsule” treatment delivery that can reduce inflammation in cartilage affected by osteoarthritis and reverse damage to tissue.

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    Your smartphone may be harbouring bacteria

    London: A group of students from University of Surrey in Britain has revealed that the home button on your smartphone may be harbouring millions of bacteria – some even harmful.

  • Michelle Obama

    Michelle invites Indian doctor for State of the Union Address

    Washington:  US First Lady Michelle Obama has invited a prominent Indian-American doctor, who is playing a key role in fighting the dreaded Ebola disease in West Africa, for tomorrow’s State of the Union Address.

  • CAF jawan injured in landmine explosion

    Raipur:  A Chhattisgarh Armed Force jawan was injured in a landmine explosion triggered by Naxals in the state’s insurgency-hit Bijapur district today.

  • CBI raids office of MPS Greenery in Bengal

    Kolkata:  The CBI Tuesday conducted searches at 19 locations in West Bengal, including the office and residential premises of MPS Greenery, in a chit fund case, an official said.

  • Omar Abdullah

    Declaration of PM or CM candidate must before election: Omar Abdullah

    Srinagar:  Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said declaring the candidates for the post of the Prime Minister or Chief Minister should be made mandatory for parties ahead of the elections to allow people have a say in the process.

  • Snow avalanche alert in Himachal

    Shimla:  A threat of snow avalanche looms over the higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh with the weather office predicting heavy snow Jan 22, an official said Tuesday.

  • Tiger population rises to 2,226

    New Delhi: Tiger population in the country is estimated to be around 2,226, a rise of over 30 per cent since the last count in 2010, according to the latest census report released today.

  • Five killed in Bengal road accident

    Kolkata :  Five people were killed and two others injured Tuesday when a truck in which they were traveling overturned in West Bengal’s Howrah district, police said.

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    Steven Smith to captain Australia in next tri-series match

    Melbourne: Steven Smith will captain Australia in Friday’s Carlton Mid ODI Tri-Series match against England in Hobart in the absence of suspended George Bailey, Cricket Australia said today.

  • POSCO dignitaries call on PM Narendra Modi

    New Delhi : High ranking executives of the Pohang Iron and Steel Company (POSCO) called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Tuesday.

  • G Janardhana Reddy

    G Janardhana Reddy gets bail

    New Delhi:  The Supreme Court today granted bail to mining baron and former Karnataka Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, who is an accused in the illegal mining case involving his Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC).

  • Kane Williamson

    Kane Williamson ton sees New Zealand to 2-1 series lead

    Nelson: Kane Williamson made a welcome return to the New Zealand side with an elegant century to set up a four-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the fourth one-day international today.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    BJP is a ‘machine of lies’, says Arvind Kejriwal

    New Delhi : Stepping up attack on BJP, Arvind Kejriwal today called the party a “machine of lies” and said people of Delhi will script history by electing AAP in the upcoming Assembly polls.

  • Arvind Kejriwal, Ajay Maken, Kiran Bedi

    Kejriwal sets debate trap for Kiran Bedi

    The political idiom has changed with two activists in the Delhi poll fray: both the main protagonists — Arvind Kejriwal and Kiran Bedi — are debating the need to have a three-way debate rather than fighting a proxy battle through surrogate television discussions.