Free Press Journal
  • Vicky Tyagi Case: Cops On Lookout For BJP Leader

    Muzaffarnagar : The police are on the lookout for a BJP leader accused in the murder of gangster Vicky Tyagi, and have conducted searches at several places in the district, reports PTI.

  • AAP To Make Inroads In UP With Issue-Based Politics

    Lucknow : Riding high on its victory in the Delhi Assembly elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is gearing up to spread its wings in the politically important state of Uttar Pradesh, where it hopes to replace caste politics with issue-based politics, reports PTI.

  • VS Dropped From CPM State Panel

    Thiruvananthapuram : The Kerala state unit of the CPM has dropped party founder leader V.S. Achuthanandan — who pushed the party to the edge by boycotting the state conference — from the state committee.

  • ‘Nasheed To Remain In Jail Till His Case Is Over’

    Male : A day after he was arrested, former Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed was on Monday virtually dragged by the security forces to be presented before the Criminal Court, which ruled that the opposition leader will remain in custody until the case against him was complete.

  • Birdman Soars To Oscar Glory

    Picks Up Four Honours For Best Picture, Best Director, Best Writing And Best Cinematography

  • Sc Lens On Ranjit Sinha Again

    Begins Hearing On ‘Interference’ By The Ex-CBI Boss In Scuttling Of Probe Into The Coal Block Allocation Scam                

  • India, France To Make A Last-Ditch Effort To Salvage Faltering Deal

    New Delhi : French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will hold talks with his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday in a last-ditch effort to salvage the faltering multi-billion dollar Rafale deal as it enters into the “critical phase”. Defence sources said Drian, who will arrive here tonight, will hold talks with Parrikar in the morning and fly out of the country soon after.

  • Pachauri Granted Interim Protection From Arrest

    New Delhi : TERI Director-General R K Pachauri, facing sexual harassment allegations from a woman employee, was on Monday granted interim protection from arrest till February 26 by a Delhi court, reports PTI.

  • Prince Charles Backs Kerala River Cleaning Project

    The British Department For International Development-Funded Multi-Million Pound Project Includes Purification Of The Periyar River, Popularly Known As Southern Ganges

  • Fast News

    Matang Sinh’s Security Withdrawn        

  • IAG Eyes Stake Hike In SBI General Insurance

    IAG’s Deputy CEO Steve Hollow Said The Oz Group Is Waiting For Parliament’s Nod To The Insurance Law That Allows Foreign Holding Up To 49%

  • ITC To Buy Park Hyatt Hotel Goa For Rs 515 Cr

    New Delhi : Diversified group ITC has won the bid to acquire Park Hyatt Hotel property in Goa owned by Blue Coast Hotels — put up for public auction by IFCI Ltd — for Rs 515.44 crore.  IFCI said in a filing to the BSE that the Kolkata-based company has remitted 25 per cent of bid amount of Rs 128.86 crore as per the terms of the tender document.

  • Corporate Briefs

    Bajaj Hindusthan Promoters Pledge Entire Stake To Sbicap        

  • Twist In The Tale

    Siblings Visited Mother, Her Partner Hours Before The Four Hung Selves

  • Court Fixes Feb 25 For Salem’s Sentencing

    Mumbai : A special court will pronounce on Wednesday the quantum of punishment to extradited gangster Abu Salem who has been convicted in the 1995 murder of city-based builder Pradeep Jain.