Free Press Journal
  • Asaram rape trial to be held in jail premises

    Jodhpur: Taking note of security concerns, a court here has ordered that the trial of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, who is lodged in the central jail here in connection with a rape case, will be held in the jail premises from Wednesday.

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    Take care, do not provoke this lion

    Aesop’s Fables is history cum legend. ‘Amar Chitra Katha’ survives though on a limited scale. Not many people know what happened between Androcles and the Lion. For many years cinematic lions (including the famous MGM breed) which were shown tearing cowering human victims from limb to limb provided live entertainment to bloodthirsty Romans in their famous arenas dominated world cinema. Occasionally the humans fought back. One of them, Samson, defeated a lion

  • Back-to-back dacoities expose chinks in Palghar Police’s armour

    Palghar : Successful and flawless back-to-back dacoities in Vasai and Virar over the weekend have exposed the lawlessness in Vasai Taluka and has given its people sleepless nights as Palghar police have failed to accomplish deter in the minds of anti-social elements.

  • Vandals bring HitchBOT’s adventure to an end

    Washington : A hitchhiking robot that captured millions of hearts by successfully travelling across Canada and parts of Europe has met a violent end after being vandalised in the US, just two weeks into its cross-country trek.