Free Press Journal
  • flight MH370

    Two plane debris ‘almost certainly’ from MH370

    Kuala Lumpur: Examinations on two pieces of plane debris found in South Africa and Mauritius have been completed and experts concluded they “almost certainly” belonged to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

  • Hillary Clinton promises to release ‘Area 51’ information

    Washington: Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton has promised to release information about Area 51 – a Nevada Air Force base where many believe the US keeps top secret information about extraterrestrial (ET) beings – if she is elected president.

  • Modern family planning key to containing India’s population

    Washington D.C.: At roughly 1.3 billion people, India is the second most populous country in the world, but will likely surpass China as the most populous nation within six years, reaching 1.7 billion by 2050, according to United Nations estimates. Hence, family planning services in India carry extra imperative.

  • canada forest fire

    Canadian forest fire still burning out of control

    Edmonton (Canada): The huge forest fire that prompted the evacuation of Fort McMurray remained out of control but cooler, more humid weather slowed its advance, Canadian officials have said.

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    Trupti Desai enters Haji Ali Dargah in Mumbai

    Mumbai: Rights activist Trupti Desai today entered Mumbai’s Haji Ali Dargah to offer prayers amid tight security, saying her struggle was for gender equality.

  • Zooey Deschanel

    Prince didn’t want Kardashians on ‘New Girl’: Deschanel

    Los Angeles:  Actress Zooey Deschanel has revealed that late pop icon Prince was not a fan of the Kardashians and once shut down their cameos in an episode of the TV show “New Girl”, which also also featured the “Purple rain” singer.

  • Kaley Cuoco is ‘happier than ever’ post divorce

    Los Angeles: Actress Kaley Cuoco says she has come in terms with her divorce and is “happier than ever”. The 30-year-old “The Big Bang Theory” star, whose divorce from tennis pro Ryan Sweeting recently got finalized, said she is not ashamed of whatever happened, reported US magazine.

  • Singer-actress Selena Gomez

    Selena Gomez likes to date bad boys

    Los Angeles: Singer Selena Gomez says she has a “weakness” for bad boys when it comes to dating.

  • Narendra Modi

    #PoMoneModi: PM mixes up infant mortality of Kerala with Somalia

    Thiruvananthapuram :  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday waded into a huge controversy with an odious comparison of poll-bound Kerala with Somalia. To add to the discomfort of his online apologists, the PM made no attempt to clarify his remarks that had ignited a storm in the social media.

  • Mumbai Police

    Mumbai Police Experiment: Shorter duty hours, to go digital

    Mumbai : The long working hours of Mumbai police personnel may be slashed to eight hours, as the senior officials have launched a pilot project at Deonar police station. Deonar policemen have reported multi-fold health problems.

  • UPS Madan MMRDA Commissioner

    Work on two metro segments to start soon, says MMRDA Commissioner

    Mumbai : The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) expects work on the crucial Dahisar- DN Nagar and Dahisar Western express Highway segments of the metro rail projects to start by the end of the month.

  • Vijay Mallya

    Vijay Mallya Row: UK rejects deportation request

    New Delhi :  India’s flamboyant liquor baron Vijay Mallya can continue to lead his luxurious high life in United Kingdom. He may have lost his passport, and his membership of the Rajya Sabha, but the United Kingdom has turned down a request from the government of India to deport him.

  • Chhagan Bhujbal seeks bail on medical grounds

    Mumbai: In a bid to get bail for senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal, on medical grounds, his counsel on Wednesday cited several chronic ailments Bhujbal suffers along with deteriorating health conditions of the seasoned leader. However, the special Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court has reserved its orders for the same till May 13. Senior Counsel, Prasad Dhakepalkar while urging for the bail of Bhujbal informed the special court that the

  • ED move to seize assets

    New Delhi :  The ED is mulling attaching domestic assets and shares worth about Rs 9,000 crore owned by liquor baron Vijay Mallya in connection with its money laundering probe against him and others in the IDBI bank loan fraud case.

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    Call Drops: SC strikes down compensation order

    New Delhi :  In a major reprieve for the telecom companies, the Supreme Court has struck down the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India decision making it mandatory for telecom companies to compensate subscribers for call drops. (A call ‘drops’ when there is a sudden disconnect and you realize there’s nobody listening.)

  • Sheena Bora Case: Indrani driver is ready to tell all

    Mumbai :  Former media baron Peter Mukherjea and his wife Indrani’s cup of woes is full to the brim: the latter’s former driver Shyamwar Rai, one of the four prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, has expressed a desire to turn ‘approver’ if he is granted a pardon.