Free Press Journal
  • Venkaiah Naidu

    Congress stalling Parliament a threat to democracy: Venkaiah Naidu

    New Delhi: Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said that the Congress Party is stalling the progress of the country with continuous disruption of both houses over the National Herald case, and added that such a move by the grand old party is a real threat to democracy.

  • Jagdish Tytler

    Charges against Tytler, Verma in cheating case

    New Delhi: A Delhi Court on Wednesday framed charges against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and businessman Abhishek Verma in an alleged cheating case.

  • Ashraf Ghani

    Heavy security deployment in Pakistan capital for Afghan conference

    Islamabad: A three-tier security arrangement headed by police and backed up by para-military and the army was put in place by Pakistan for a regional conference on Afghanistan with security forces keeping a strict vigil as top leaders were here to attend the high-profile meeting.

  • Get magnetized by magnificent Manali

    Mumbai seems to have gone off track with its seasons and hence we can’t spend winter the way we should. If you’re in the mood for a movie like winter, Manali is where you need to flag your trip.

  • All-night Taliban raid on Afghan airport kills at least eight

    Kandahar: At least eight people were killed after Taliban militants stormed an airport complex in Afghanistan’s southern Kandahar city, triggering an all-night gun battle that coincides with a regional conference today that had raised hopes of reviving peace talks.

  • Trap bomb explosion kills 3 policemen in Iran

    Tehran: Iran’s semi-official Fars news agency is reporting that a bomb explosion has killed three policemen and wounded an unspecified number of others in southeastern Iran.

  • Nitin Gadkari

    Gandhi family ‘above the Constitution’ for Congress: BJP

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday asked the Congress to end its rigid stand in the Parliament over the National Herald case and accused the grand old party of keeping the Gandhi family above the Constitution.

  • More than 9,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN

    Geneva : More than 9,000 people have been killed since the conflict in Ukraine began, the United Nations said today, warning that even though fighting had abated, millions were in precarious situations.

  • O Ibobi

    Manipur CM flags of trial run of Imphal-Mandalay bus service

    Imphal: Manipur Chief Minister O Ibobi flagged off the much awaited trial run of the Imphal-Mandalay bus service from Hotel Imphal today. The trial of the bus service was finally flagged off after continuous efforts by the Governments of Myanmar and India. It is expected that once this bus service is activated formally for the public, it will go a long way in strengthening bilateral ties between the two countries.

  • Eleven migrants drown off Greek island: maritime police

    Athens: At least 11 migrants, including five children, drowned and about 10 were missing after their boat sank overnight off the Greek island of Farmakonisi, Greek maritime police said today.

  • Swamy rules out political vendetta in National Herald case

    New Delhi/Chennai: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday rubbished the Congress Party’s charges of a political vendetta in the National Herald case and asked them to base their arguments and criticism on facts.

  • Rajiv Pratap Rudy

    Prove your charges against PMO: Rudy to Rahul

    New Delhi:Taking strong exception to allegations levelled by Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi that the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) is oppressing the judiciary, Union Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Wednesday asked Gandhi to “prove his claims”.

  • Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi

    National Herald case is diverting nation from core issues: Congress

    New Delhi: The Congress on Wednesday said it has full faith in the judiciary as far as the delivery of the judgment on the National Herald case is concerned, but charged the NDA Government at the Centre of diverting the nation’s attention from core issues like the state of the economy and deflation etc.

  • Rajya Sabha, Monsoon season

    RS adjourned till tomorrow, LS to resume shortly

    New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha, which resumed after lunch, has been adjourned till tomorrow as the Congress members continued to protest against the government on the National Herald issue.

  • Third attacker at Paris’s Bataclan music hall identified

    Paris: A 23-year-old man from the eastern French city of Strasbourg has been identified as the third gunman involved in the attack on Paris’s Bataclan music hall, police sources said today.