Free Press Journal
  • Henman to coach young Indian tennis talent

    Mumbai: Four-time Wimbledon semi-finalist and former British No.1 Tim Henman will host coaching clinics, workshops and a parent session here in an action-packed week of events designed to boost the development of junior tennis in India. The Road to Wimbledon programme, which is a tournament for Under-14 players, is a joint initiative by the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) and the All India Tennis Association (AITA) who have reaffirmed their commitment to

  • Ramos brands Modric as Madrid’s `backbone` post Granada win

    Madrid: Real Madrid skipper Sergio Ramos has heaped praise on midfielder Luka Modric, labeling him as the `backbone` of the team, after he scored a match- winning goal during his side’s 2-1 win over Granada in the La Liga clash. It was Modric’s first La Liga goal this season and just his second goal overall.

  • Arun Jaitley

    Hope Indian investors show interest across all sectors in Nepal: Jaitley

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday held bilateral meetings with his counterpart from Nepal Bishnu Prasad Paudel and expressed hope that the Indian investors in the public and private sector will show interest across all sectors in Nepal especially power, healthcare and road construction.

  • Afzal Guru’s hanging anniv: CRPF on high alert across Valley

    Srinagar: CRPF has put all its units across Kashmir Valley on high alert in view of the strike call given by Hurriyat Conference on February 9 and 11 on the anniversaries of execution of Parliament attack case convict Mohammad Afzal Guru and JKLF founder Mohammad Maqbool Bhat.

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    Police probing accomplice,father of accused in DU student case

    New Delhi: A day after a DU student was found murdered in Model Town area, police are probing the role of a person, who is suspected to have helped her lover to commit the crime, and are searching for his father who is untraceable since the killing came to light.

  • Supreme Court

    Attempt to interfere in traditions of Sabarimlala objectionable

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar has termed as “objectionable” the Supreme Court’s attempt to “interfere” in traditions of Sabarimlala temple in Kerala and said the traditions and rituals that Hindus and Indians value must be respected.

  • Odd-Even controls traffic, not pollution : Vadra

    Noida: Being critical towards the Odd-Even scheme by the Delhi Government, Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra on Monday said that the initiative had been successful towards curbing traffic but had failed in controlling or bringing down the level of pollution in the national capital.

  • Jaitley’s defamation suit: HC dismisses AAP leader’s plea

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today dismissed a plea of AAP spokesperson Deepak Bajpai seeking rejection of a defamation suit filed against him by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.and thus, he should be removed as a defendant.

  • Sedition case against Hardik committed to sessions court

    Ahmedabad: A sedition case here against Patel quota agitation leader Hardik Patel and three of his aides was today committed to the city sessions court by Metropolitan Magistrate S M Kanabar. The city sessions court will now initiate the procedure to frame charges against Hardik and his three aides – Chirag Patel, Dinesh Bambhaniya and Ketan Patel – as the crime branch had filed a charge sheet against them here last month.

  • 6 killed, 38 injured in road accident in Egypt

    Cairo: At least six people were killed and 38 others injured today after a bus overturned in the Egypt’s Beni Suef governorate, medical officials said. The accident happened at the Cairo-Beni Suef eastern dessert road.

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    Emraan gifts ‘Azhar’ first look to cricketer on birthday

    Mumbai: Actor Emraan Hashmi presented the first look of “Azhar” to cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin, who is celebrating his 53rd birthday today. The 36-year-old actor, who will be portraying the lead role in the film, took to Twitter to wish the former Indian captain.

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    Headley’s deposition reveals ISI – LeT nexus Ujjwal Nikam

    Mumbai: Special public prosecutor in the 26/11 case, Ujjwal Nikam, on Monday said that David Coleman Headley’s deposition has revealed that there is a close nexus between the Inter-Services Intelligence( ISI) and the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), adding that it is for the Government of India to take a call on the evidence provided by Headley.

  • India is on right path: Bartoli at launch of Rendez-vous

    New Delhi: India is steadily moving forward in the highly competitive world of tennis and people need to be patient to see more results, especially in singles, says former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli.

  • Sensex down

    Sensex slides 330 pts on fag-end selling, GDP data eyed

    New Delhi,: Market benchmark Sensex plunged by 330 points to 24,287.42 ahead of the release of GDP numbers for the third quarter as selling pressure intensified in the later half of the session on weak opening in European shares.

  • IRCTC ties up with Chaayos to provide tea and snacks in trains

    New Delhi: The steaming cup of tea, an inseparable part of any train journey, is going to be tastier and customised in choicest flavours with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) entering into a tie up with leading tea café chain Chaayos.

  • Gold

    Gold zooms to Rs 27,875 per 10 gms; silver regains Rs36K mark

    New Delhi: Gold prices surged by Rs 175 to Rs 27,875 per 10 grams at the bullion market today on persistent buying by jewellers, driven by rising wedding season demand even as the metal weakened overseas.

  • Katrina Kaif ‘makes sure’ she gets what she wants

    Mumbai: From working with top stars to bagging author-backed roles, Katrina Kaif continues to make her way upwards in Bollywood despite criticism and the actress says her determination is unmatchable.

  • Instagram to allow users to switch accounts

    New Delhi: Online mobile photo-sharing, video-sharing, and social networking service Instagram has confirmed that it has been testing a feature to allow switching between multiple accounts on its iOS app, reports TechCrunch.