Free Press Journal
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    20 people get life term in ex-serviceman’s murder case

    Ballia (UP): Twenty people have been sentenced to life imprisonment by a court here in a 10-year-old murder case of an ex-serviceman. Additional Sessions Judge Amarpal Singh yesterday convicted and awarded life imprisonment to the 20 people for the murder of Pashupati Nath Misra (47) in Gariya Dangarbandh village under Haldi police station area on May 17, 2005, prosecution counsel Bharat Tweari said. The convicts had attacked the house of Misra and killed him following a minor

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    Life imprisonment for man in rape case

    Ballia (UP): A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here for abducting and raping a 19-year-old girl in 2012. Additional Sessions Judge Amarpal Singh yesterday convicted Prassan Dubey and awarded him life imprisonment for abducting and raping the girl.He also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on him. Two others involved in the case — Mehdi Hasan and Bablu Hasan — were sentenced to seven years jail and fine

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    Malaika Arora Khan and Arbaaz Khan to host reality show Power Couple

    Malaika is considered to be on of the best dancers in Bollywood who is married to Salman Khan’s brother Arbaaz Khan. This yummy mummy has been a part of many popular reality shows as a judge. However, this time around, for the first time Malaika Arora Khan not only turns host but she will be anchoring a show with her husband Arbaaz for ‘Power Couple’.

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    Dadri incident should not be given communal angle: Mahesh Sharma

    New Delhi : Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma on Thursday urged the Opposition not to give a communal angle to the Dadri incident, in which a man was killed over alleged rumours that his family consumed and stored beef in their house. “It is very unfortunate that, when the Opposition do not have any point to make, they bring this kind of thing. This should not

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    Irrfan Khan’s seeti-maar dialogues promise to keep audience entertained in Jazbaa

    Irrfan Khan has built his ocean of career drop by drop in the past 10 years both in Bollywood and Hollywood. Jazbaa, his latest one with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is added to his list. Irrfan has added a pinch of masala when it comes to his flamboyant roles to make sure his audience is entertained.

  • ‘AAP is doing more harm than good’: J P Agarwal

    New Delhi : Congress leader J.P. Agarwal on Thursday lashed out at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for giving contracts of the government advertisements to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia’s relatives.

  • Viswa Bharati VC sends resignation

    New Delhi: Visva Bharati Vice Chancellor Sushanta Dattagupta, facing charges of administrative and financial irregularities, has emailed his resignation to President Pranab Mukherjee.

  • ‘I fully support Nitish Kumar’: Arvind Kejriwal

    New Delhi : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday rubbished reports which said that he was not supporting any political party in Bihar and categorically stated that he was backing Nitish Kumar.

  • Man kills father-in-law over family dispute

    Thane: A 60-year-old villager from Sahapur taluka here was brutally killed allegedly by his son-in-law over a petty family dispute, police said today.

  • Two arrested for robbery, murder

    Muzaffarnagar: Two persons were arrested in Shamli district while they were trying to escape after allegedly killing a farmer and looting his tractor in Haryana, police official said today. The accused Sachin and Ravi Kumar were escaping after killing a farmer in Karnal in Haryana last night when they were nabbed by the UP police at Ahmadghar police out-post, SP Vijay Bhushan said. They were arrested and the looted Tractor was recovered from their possession by

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    India, China growth will help dream of Asian century: Narendra Modi

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the growth of India and China presents an opportunity to realise our dream of an Asian century. He greeted the people of China on their National Day. In his message, Modi said: “There have been strong linkages between our nations for years. Together we can make this world a much better place. The growth of India and China offers a great opportunity to realise

  • Volatile currency to impact HCL revenue

    New Delhi: Revenue of software major HCL Technologies Ltd for its first quarter (July-September) would be impacted by a volatile currency movement in the forex market, the company has said.

  • 31 persons booked under Goondas act in UP

    Muzaffarnagar: 31 persons, including a former village head, have been booked under Goondas act as a preventive measure for the upcoming Panchayat elections in Sikri village, police said today. Former Gram Pradhan Jamshed, his two brothers Sanever and Naushad were yesterday booked under the Goondas act along with 28 others, Station House Officer of Bhopa police station, Vinod Panwar said. Jamshed was previously involved in criminal activities including kidnapping, Panwar said. The action has been taken as

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    “De-terrorising” Pakistan is the answer for peace:India, hits back at Sharif

    United Nations: Bluntly calling Pakistan a “prime sponsor of terrorism,” India today strongly hit back at Islamabad, asserting de-militarising Kashmir is not the answer for achieving peace but “deterrorising” Pakistan is as it uses terror as a “legitimate instrument” of its statecraft.

  • DA case: High Court stays Virbhadra Singh’s arrest

    Shimla : The Himachal Pradesh High Court today stayed Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh’s arrest in connection with the disproportionate assets case against him. The High Court also said that the Chief Minister would not be arrested till the next date of hearing scheduled on November 18. Singh had moved the High Court yesterday, seeking quashing of the FIR registered against him and his wife by the CBI. He also questioned the raids conducted by