Free Press Journal
  • PM Modi wishes nation on eve of Holi

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday greeted the nation on the eve of Holi.

  • Three armed men hijack car in Pathankot

    Pathankot (Punjab): Three armed men last evening hijacked a car at gunpoint in Sujanpur District of Pathankot near the Jammu and Kashmir Border.

  • Around 35 killed in ISIS attacks in Belgium

    Brussels: Belgium launched a huge manhunt today after a series of bombings claimed by the Islamic State group ripped through Brussels airport and a metro train, killing around 35 people in the latest attack to bring carnage to the heart of Europe.

  • Hema Upadhyay murder: Forensic reports reveal no usage of chloroform

    Mumbai :  Even as the Kandivali Police have been claiming that chloroform was used to sedate well known artist Hema Upadhyay and her lawyer Harish Bhambhani before they were murdered, the forensic  report has not shown the presence of this chemical in their bodies.

  • Four held for kidnapping Charkop businessman

    Mumbai:  The Charkop Police have arrested four persons in connection with the alleged kidnapping of a stock broker and an extortion demand of Rs two crore. Police sources said that the victim, Sanjay Shah (46) is a resident of Charkop and on the day of the incident, he was riding a bike and heading towards Borivali. He was stopped on the way by a group of four persons who bundled him in

  • Costal Road: New tunnel to come up between Priyadarshani Park and Princess Street flyover

    Mumbai : In what is a minor modification to ease vehicular traffic coming from the Eastern Freeway towards the proposed coastal road at Marine drive, via crowded areas such as CST station, Metro Cinema and Princess Street flyover, the civic body has decided to make an addition to the alignment of a portion of the coastal road at Princess Street.

  • Seven Indian fishermen rescued by Coast Guard

    Mumbai: Indian coast guard rescued seven fishermen from a sinking fishing boat off Ratnagiri. At about 12:00 hrs on Mar 21, fishing boat FB Durga Ambika raised a distress alert on VHF Channel regarding flooding and sinking of a sinking boat, FB Mahez in position 26 nm (about 45 kms) North West of Ratnagiri with seven fishermen in rough sea conditions. The Coast Guard Dornier aircraft on surveillance monitored the distress and

  • CVC to use IIM-Indore’s thesis on ‘corruption vulnerability’

    Indore : Indian Institute of Management, Indore has claimed that its thesis on “Corruption Vulnerability of Organisations” would be used by the Central Vigilance Commission, an apex agency monitoring governmental corruption.

  • Brussels: High alert at all state airports

    BHOPAL : High alert has been sounded at all the airports of Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday after explosions which rocked the main airport terminal and a subway station in Brussels, Belgium on Tuesday.

  • If harassed, I will carry out politics of murder: JDU MLA

    “I am a five-term MLA. Have you ever heard that an MLA is being harassed? But I am being harassed by them and so are my supporters…If an incident (murder of my supporter) takes place, the process of retaliation would start,” Mandal alias Neeraj Kumar Niraj / MLA from Gopalpur Asembly seat in Bhagalpur district (more…)

  • Rs 143cr paid to 35L ‘ghost’ students as scholarships

    BHOPAL : The implementation of the SAMAGRA project in the State has revealed that around 35 lakh ghost students were enrolled in schools and were paid scholarships worth Rs 143 crore in the year 2013-14.