Free Press Journal
  • Grand alliance names 242 candidates for Bihar polls

    Patna: The grand alliance of Janata Dal-United, Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Congress on Wednesday released the much-awaited first list of 242 candidates for the Bihar assembly elections, keeping in mind the caste equations in view of their social support base.

  • Kapil Sharma

    Kapil Sharma plays Sanjeev Kumar from Pati Patni Aur Who

    King of comedy Kapil Sharma is all set to hit the big screens with his dashing debut in Abbas-Mastan’s Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon. Kapil who has been promoting his film in a funny and witty manner is excited for the release on 25th September. However he would be facing some competition with Madhur Bhandarkar’s glamorous  Calendar Girls which releases on the same day. The film has some great value due to the skin

  • Laxmikant Parsekar

    Goa CM rules out banning Sanatan Sanstha

    Panaji: Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today ruled out banning Goa-based right-wing outfit Sanatan Sanstha, which has come under the scanner for the murder of rationalist Govind Pansare. “Whatever is wrong is wrong. Just because there is suspicion on one person we cannot blame the organisation (Sanatan Sanstha) which he is associated with. It would be not be right to ban the entire organisation,” he told reporters.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    `Scared and embarrassing` Somnath should surrender: Arvind Kejriwal

    New Delhi : Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said that the former law minister Somnath Bharti, who has been booked in a domestic violence case, is becoming an embarrassment for Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and his family, and therefore should surrender. “Somnath shud surrender.Why is he running away?Why is he so scared of gng to jail?,” the Delhi Chief Minister tweeted. “Now he (Somnath Bharti) is becoming embarrassment for party n his family.

  • Lipika thanks Kejriwal for advising Somnath to surrender

    New Delhi: A “surprised” Lipika Mitra today thanked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for asking her husband and AAP MLA Somnath Bharti to “surrender” in a case of attempt to murder and domestic violence filed by her.

  • Parineeti Chopra

    Parineeti turns into Dr. Parineeti Chopra

    The younger of Chopra sisters, Parineeti who embarked on her journey through ‘Ishaqzaade’ has lost some flabs and gained fame in B town. The ‘Shudh Desi Roamnce’ actress is living life to the fullest taking a break from films, she surprised her fans with a latest post on social media. Parineeti Chopra posted an image on Facebook posing a doctor which was captioned ‘Dr. Chopra exhausted after a long surgery haha. Very important shoot coming

  • APJ Abdul Kalam

    Telangana legislature pays homage to Abdul Kalam

    Hyderabad: The Telangana legislature on Wednesday paid homage to former president of India A.P.J. Abdul Kalam who died in July. Members from all parties in both the houses of the state legislature recalled the great services rendered by Kalam to the country both as a scientist and as the president. On the first day of the monsoon session, both the houses paid tributes to the former president. A minute’s silence was also

  • Indian-fishermen

    TN demands release of arrested fishermen, raises islet issue

    Chennai: Voicing concern over the arrest of Indian fishermen by Lankan navy in the ‘vicinity’ of Katchatheevu, Tamil Nadu government has once again raised the demand that India “retrieve” the islet from Sri Lanka.

  • Somnath Bharti’s aides being questioned on his whereabouts

    New Delhi: Delhi Police today picked up two more close aides of Somnath Bharti for questioning them on the whereabouts of the AAP MLA, who is evading arrest in a case of attempt to murder and domestic violence filed by his wife.

  • Nitish Kumar says BJP ‘anti-reservation’; releases candidates list

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today named 242 candidates of his alliance for Assembly polls, with a major chunk from SC/ST and backward communities, and launched a blistering attack on BJP alleging it was “anti- reservation” and cannot but toe the line of RSS which is “like its Supreme Court”.

  • Millions of Muslims throng Mount Arafat as Haj reaches climax

    Mount Arafat: Over two million pilgrims, including more than 1.5 lakh Indians, today started moving from the tent-city of Mina to Mount Arafat and its surrounding ground for prayers, marking the climax of the annual Haj.

  • Burkina Faso military

    Burkina coup leaders sign deal with army to stand down

    Ouagadougou: Burkina Faso coup leaders agreed to return to their barracks and said they would restore the deposed president to power, signing a deal with the army that apparently defuses a tense standoff sparked by last week’s putsch.

  • Al Qaeda militants, killed, Yemen

    Al Qaeda bomb maker killed in Syria: Pentagon

    Washington: A French-born explosives expert with links to Al Qaeda was killed in a US-led coalition airstrike in Syria in July, the Pentagon has said. David Drugeon, an explosives expert from Al Qaeda affiliated Khorasan group, was killed in an air strike near the Syrian city of Aleppo on July 5, Xinhua news agency quoted a Pentagon statement as saying on Tuesday. Accusing Drugeon of training other militants in Syria and seeking to

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    Washington Post to flow entire content on Facebook

    Washington: All Washington Post stories – nearly 1,200 a day including wire stories – will now be available on Facebook’s “Instant Articles” feature that lets media companies publish their content directly into Facebook users’ feeds, media reported.

  • Depression? It could be just sleep apnea

    Sydney: Just having suicidal thoughts need not necessarily suggest that you are suffering from depression as researchers have found that such depressive symptoms are extremely common in people who have obstructive sleep apnea, (OSA), a common sleep disorder.

  • Peru guerrilla group leader freed after 25 years

    Lima: The notorious former number two of a Peruvian guerrilla group that achieved international infamy when it stormed a Japanese ambassador’s residence has been released from prison after serving 25 years.