Free Press Journal
  • Barack Obama

    India-US ties defining partnership of 21st century: Barack Obama

    New Delhi:  Terming India-US relations as one of the “defining” partnerships of the 21st century, US President Barack Obama Friday said forging closer ties between the two countries has been a key part of his foreign policy.

  • Padma Awards 2015

    Padma Awards-2015 not yet announced: MHA

    New Delhi : The Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday said that the government has not yet announced any names for the Padma Awards, 2015, and added that the names appearing in the media are speculative.

  • Philae Lander

    Evolution of comets revealed by Rosetta mission

    Washington: A team of researchers has unveiled closest-ever details about the evolution of a comet that was in headlines last year when the European Space Agency’s Rosetta mission helped its Philae lander touch down on the surface of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko (C-G).

  • gagan Narang

    Don’t want to be in Padma awards controversies: Gagan Narang

    Bengaluru: Seeking to steer clear of the furore that was triggered by Saina Nehwal’s open displeasure at being ignored for the Padma awards, ace Indian shooter Gagan Narang said he would prefer to wait for the government to take a call on such matters.

  • Bihar Bomb Blast

    One killed in Bihar court blast

    Patna :  A woman was killed and three injured in a bomb blast in a Bihar court Friday, police said.

  • EC to celebrate fifth National Voters’ Day Jan 25

    New Delhi: The Election Commission will celebrate the fifth National Voters’ Day (NVD) across the country Jan 25 on the “Easy Registration, Easy Correction” theme, a statement said Friday.

  • Amit Shah

    Amit Shah on two-day visit to Bihar

    Patna :  Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah is on a two-day visit to Bihar, his first since assuming office in July last year.

  • Barack Obama, Narendra Modi

    Barack Obama turn to repay N-debt after Narendra Modi thaw on WTO

    Mumbai : India’s strategic relations with the US began to improve since the demise of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War in 1991. But it was more of arms-twisting under the Bill Clinton-Narasimha Rao combine with Rao toeing the American line on important issues like Kashmir, opening of the Indian economy, Pakistan-promoted terrorism, China-Pak collaboration against India and the nuclear issue.

  • Panchayat polls: Naxals trying to regain lost base

    Raipur: Shaken by Chhattisgarh Police’s intensive combat operations, the Naxals are trying to rebuild their base ahead of the panchayat polls by threatening the villagers to either support their candidate or boycott the elections.

  • India getting more prominence in the eyes of US: Frank Islam

    Lucknow: India has gained importance in the eyes of America and President Barack Obama’s visit is part of the ongoing process of creating a new bilateral collaborative agenda, Member of International Advisory Council of the US Institute of Peace Frank Islam said today.

  • King Abdullah, Saudi Arabia

    President condoles death of King Abdullah

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today condoled the death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, remembering him as one who had “genuine warmth and affection” for India.

  • Girish Karnad

    Technology impacts reading habits of the young: Girish Karnad

    Jaipur:  Noted playwright, actor and poet Girish Karnad believes that technology has impacted the reading habits of youngsters and they are missing out on real pleasure of reading from hard bound books.

  • Tigers

    Tiger population in North East up

    Guwahati  : Tiger population in North Eastern hills and Brahmaputra flood plains has increased to 201 in 2014 from 148 in 2010, according to the latest status report on tigers.

  • Jharkhand: DGP sharpens ongoing anti-naxal operation after inspection

    Khunti (Jharkhand) : The Maoist-hit Jharkhand’s Khunti district was inspected by the State Director General of Police, Rajeev Kumar along with his officials and decided to sharpen the ongoing anti-naxal operation in the other distrcits.