Free Press Journal
  • Moderate quake hits parts of Uttarakhand           

    Dehradun: A moderate earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale rocked parts of Uttarakhand in the wee hours today. Epicentred in the India-Nepal border region, the earthquake occurred at 3.47 AM, the MeT department here said.

  • Seychelles president scrapes third-term win

    Victoria: Seychelles President James Michel won a third term in power by the narrowest of margins of just 193 votes, with the opposition calling for a recount, the election commission said today.

  • College owner among four arrested in Pakistan for terror links

    Karachi: Four highly-qualified Pakistanis, including a man who had studied at two American universities and was running his own college, have been arrested here for their involvement in an attack on a bus that killed 45 Shia Ismaili Muslims and other terror strikes in the country.

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    Shiv Sena blasts Devendra Fadnavis for backing AG on separate Vidarbha

    Mumbai: Coming down heavily on Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for allegedly supporting Advocate General of Maharashtra, Shrihari Aney over his controversial statement on a separate Vidarbha state, Shiv Sena today said “this is because of faulty blood”.

  • Guus Hiddink in London to negotiate with Chelsea

    London: Former the Netherlands football team head coach Guus Hiddink is in London to negotiate a possibile signing with Chelsea, after the club fired Portuguese Jose Mourinho on Thursday.

  • Aamir Khan expresses his wish to meet his fan a kid suffering from Progeria

    Aamir Khan’s Taare Zameen Par helped many Indian parents to view their kids in a different light, where our kids, often succumbing to societal pressures, are taught to fight situations. Now, a kid named Nihal who recently got his story on the Facebook page of Humans of Bombay, expressed his wish to meet Aamir Khan and the superstar immediately decided to fulfill it.

  • Dilwale continues to face troubles post release

    The Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol starrer , Dilwale that released with much fanfare this week, has also been simultaneously facing troubles from major parts of India for the past few days. Shah Rukh Khan who was recently embroiled in a controversy owing to his ‘intolerance’ statement has irked some social activists who have decided to boycott the film in their region.

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    Mahesh Bhatt is miffed with the Censor Board

    Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is known to speak his mind especially when it comes to political matters and social issues. The director-producer recently was left miffed by the Censor Board’s decision when they revealed the cuts required for his upcoming romantic thriller Love Games.

  • National Herald Case: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi get bail

    Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi were granted bail for a surety bond of Rs. 50,000 each within minutes of the proceedings started in the Pataila House Court.

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    Congress attacks govt, says Swamy is Modi’s ‘mask’

    New Delhi: In the backdrop of National Herald case, Congress today launched a no-holds barred attack against government, accusing it of resorting to “unprecedented” level of vendetta politics and targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying the petitioner Subramanian Swamy was his “mask”.

  • Congress petitions Lt Governor A K Singh over rain relief

    Puducherry: Opposition Congress today urged the union territory government to ensure that each of the households which bore the brunt of the recent torrential rains was provided quantum of relief according to the damages they suffered in floods.

  • Fight over crab turns fatal in Goa

    Panaji: A squabble over a freshly-trapped crab resulted in the death of a middle-aged man at Goa’s Dongri, around 10 km from here.