Free Press Journal
  • Gulberg massacre: Jafri’s family demands strict punishment against accused

    Surat (Gujarat): Hours before the verdict in the 2002 Gulberg society massacre case, the family members of slain former Congress MP Ehsaan Jafri on Monday demanded strict punishment against the accused while describing the massacre as a rarest of the rare case wherein the innocents were killed for no fault.

  • BMW 520i Launched At Rs 54 Lakh

    BMW has launched the 520i petrol variant of the 5 Series sedan at Rs 54 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Imported as a completely built unit (CBU), the sedan is available in a single ‘Luxury Line’ grade.

  • Section 144 imposed in Betul, MP, following severe water crisis

    Betul (Madhya Pradesh): Section 144 of the Indian Penal Code (unlawful assembling of people) has been imposed in Madhya Pradesh’s Betul district in wake of the deteriorating law and order situation due to water crisis in the region.

  • Volkswagen Ameo compact sedan launched at Rs 5.24 lakh

    Volkswagen has unveiled the price of their ‘Made for India’ Volkswagen Ameo compact sedan. With prices starting from Rs 5.24 lakh for the base model to Rs 7.05 lakh for the top-of-the-line Highline variant, the Ameo undercuts most of its competition like the Honda Amaze and the Hyundai Xcent. What is more surprising is that the Ameo is priced nearly identical to the highest selling car in the segment, the Maruti Suzuki

  • Ramadan Mubarak, wish Bollywood celebrities

    Mumbai: With the onset of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, Bollywood celebritites like Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Anil Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor and many others sent out good wishes to their fans and friends on Monday.

  • NGT directs 5 star hotel to submit details of water use

    New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal has directed a five-star hotel here to submit details of its water consumption after a plea alleged that the hotel was illegally extracting ground water and causing environmental degradation.

  • law

    Court convicts 5 persons in Danish woman gangrape case

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today convicted five persons for gangraping, robbing and kidnapping a 52-year-old Danish woman here in 2014. After pronouncing the order, Additional Sessions Judge Ramesh Kumar II fixed June 9 for hearing arguments on the quantum of sentence in the case.

  • ‘Complete jungle raj’ in Delhi: Kejriwal

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday alleged there was “complete jungle raj” in Delhi and blamed Prime Minster Narendra Modi and Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung for it.

  • Muhammad Ali

    Ali family set for solemn trip home to Louisville

    Louisville: The family of boxing legend Muhammad Ali prepared to accompany his body on the journey back to his hometown Louisville, ahead of a public funeral procession and service expected to draw huge crowds in honor of “The Greatest.”

  • Zuckerberg’s Twitter, Pinterest accounts hacked

    New York: The accounts of Mark Zuckerberg, cofounder and CEO of social media giant Facebook, on Twitter and Pinterest were compromised over the weekend, a media report said.

  • gaya teen murder

    Gaya Road Rage: Bindi Yadav’s bail plea adjourned till June 9

    Gaya (Bihar): A local court in Bihar’s Gaya on Monday adjourned the bail petition of Bindeshwari Yadav, alias, Bindi Yadav, father of Rocky Yadav, who is the main accused in the teenager Aditya Sachdeva murder case till June 9 due to non-submission of case diary.

  • Mathura violence: Akhilesh Yadav should immediately ask Centre for CBI probe, says BJP

    New Delhi: Backing Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s assertion that there should be a CBI probe into the Mathura violence, BJP leader Vinay Katiyar on Monday said that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav should immediately write to the Centre and demand for the same so that truth comes out before public.

  • ‘Lust for money, illegal politics’ led to Mathura violence: Amitabh Thakur

    Lucknow: Tagging ‘lust for money and illegal political cloud’ as the reason behind the recent Mathura violence, IPS officer Amitabh Thakur on Monday launched a tirade against Uttar Pradesh PWD minister Shivpal Singh Yadav and alleged that he had given illegal protection to the culprits and had put an improper pressure on the local administration.