Free Press Journal
  • Yet another clean chit to Tytler in 1984 riots

    New Delhi : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) told a Delhi court on Friday that Congress leader Jagdish Tytler was not involved in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and the probe agency cannot implicate him on the basis of assumptions and presumptions.

  • BJP to use think tank survey to target Nitish

    New Delhi : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is set to up the ante against Nitish Kumar in the high-stakes Bihar assembly polls by using the findings of a party-affiliated think tank’s research that claims the state has fared badly on socio-economic parameters after he parted ways with the saffron party.

  • Woman dies, two hurt in accident

    Indore : A woman died while her son-in-law and 9-year-old son sustained serious injuries on Thursday night when their car collided with a mixer machine. The trio were on their way to Dewas when the accident occurred. Police have registered a case and a search is on for the driver of the mixer machine.

  • I belong to pro-Advani camp, says Shatrughan Sinha

    New Delhi : Marginalised in BJP, MP Shatrughan Sinha on Friday said his sidelining by the party leadership was possibly because he “belonged to pro-Advani camp”.

  • Congress show of kisan strength on September 20

    New Delhi  : In wake of the NDA government’s decision to withdraw the Land Acquisition Ordinance 2015 and allow the UPA enacted 2013 law in its place, the Congress has decided to mount a show of its kisan strength at the capital’s Ramlila Maidan on September 20.

  • Mulayam comes in for praise from PM

    Saharanpur : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday  praised Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav for his efforts to end Parliament logjam by distancing himself from Congress’ protest which stalled House proceedings throughout the Monsoon Session.

  • Four bikers loot Rs 1.80L, phones from industrialist

    Indore : Four men, wearing helmets, looted Rs 1.80 lakh and two expensive mobile phones from an industrialist on MR 10 on Wednesday night. The police have registered the case and are investigating the matter.

  • In B’luru, Cong, JD(S) wrests Mayor’s post

    Bengaluru : In a major setback for the BJP, the Congress and the JD(S) got together to capture the mayor post at the polls to the civic body — the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike.

  • NIA announces cash reward for info on Udhampur ultras

    New Delhi : The National Investigation Agency (NIA), which is probing the terror strike on a BSF convoy case in Jammu and Kashmir last month, on Saturday announced cash reward on information leading to the arrest of six Lashker-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists who were part of a larger conspiracy behind the attack. Abu Dujana (LeT terrorist), a Pakistani resident, Adil Sher Gujri alias Abu Baqa, Ashiq Hussain Bhat alias Obiada and

  • Cops fume as Somnath Bharti skips questioning

    New Delhi  : Former Delhi law minister Somnath Bharti, who has been booked for attempt to murder, domestic violence and other criminal charges on his wife’s complaint, on Friday did not turn up for questioning before police which had sent a notice to him on Thursday night.

  • Nepal girls rape: cops fail to retreive data from DVR

    Gurgaon: Gurgaon Police, probing the alleged gang rape of two Nepalese women at a Saudi diplomat’s residence, was unable to retrieve footage from the hard disk of digital video recorder (DVR) connected to six CCTV cameras as it turned out to be corrupt.

  • Atharv: Annual undergraduate fest begins at IIM Indore

    INDORE : The Annual Undergraduate Fest organised by the Integrated Programme in Management Students at IIM Indore began with loads of enthusiasm, fervour, team-spirit and joy in the campus on Friday.

  • Cops fume as Somnath Bharti skips questioning

    New Delhi : Former Delhi law minister Somnath Bharti, who has been booked for attempt to murder, domestic violence and other criminal charges on his wife’s complaint, on Friday did not turn up for questioning before police which had sent a notice to him on Thursday night.

  • Odisha govt failed to accelerate farmers’ development: Rahul

    Bhubaneswar: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked state party leaders to raise issues affecting the common man in Odisha as the Naveen Patnaik government had “failed to accelerate development in various sectors”.

  • Chhattisgarh also joins ban wagon on meat

    Raipur  : Amid the raging row over meat sale ban in Mumbai and some parts of Maharashtra and Rajasthan during ‘Paryushan’ festival of Jain community, the Chhattisgarh government has also ordered suspension of sale of meat during the eight-day long fasting period and ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’ festival. “Like every year, the Urban Administration Department has issued directives to civic bodies to keep all the slaughter houses and meat shops closed from September 10

  • Discord within Congress ahead of local body polls

    Thiruvananthapuram : Dissent is brewing within the Congress party in Kerala in the run-up to the local body elections slated to be held this November. The discord in the party is based on the issues related to revamping of Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC). While KPCC chief VM Sudheeran wants to complete the ongoing process, the two dominant groups led by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala want it