Free Press Journal
  • Himachal roadways staff to go on strike

    Shimla: Employees of Himachal state roadways have threatened to go on a two-day strike starting from Monday night.

  • Guj govt to launch mobile app for delivery of common services

    Ahmedabad: People of Gujarat would soon be able to avail a host of government services through their smartphones and tablets, with the state government deciding to launch a mobile application for the same.

  • ‘He has us, and he’s in here with us’

    Reads the last text a mother received from her terrified son aftera heavily-armed gunman opened fire inside a Florida nightclub

  • Saudi govt had no role in 9/11: CIA

    Washington/Riyadh: Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) chief John Brennan says that he believes the 28 redacted pages of the 9/11 Commission report will prove that the Saudi Arabian government had no involvement in the 9/11 al Qaeda terror attacks.

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    Orlando shooting: Facebook activates Safety Check feature

    Washington: In a first for the US, social networking giant Facebook on Sunday activated its Safety Check feature for users in the aftermath of the the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Florida in which at least 50 people were killed and 53 others injured.

  • WikiLeaks to publish more Hillary Clinton emails

    London: Founder of Wikileaks, Julian Assange said his organisation is preparing to publish more emails Democratic Party’s presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton sent and received while she was the the secretary of state.

  • Dragon draws trump fire

    Dubs Beijing biggest and best ‘abuser’ of free trade, Mexico a smaller version

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    Boxing Hall of Fame inductees remember Muhammad Ali

    Canastota (US): On a day when the boxing world turned its focus to the annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony, remembering The Greatest was part of the celebration.

  • Pak Hindu man thrashed for eating, selling food before iftaar

    Karachi: A Hindu man aged over 80 years was beaten up by a police constable in Pakistan for allegedly eating and selling food before iftaar, triggering a social media campaign that led to the arrest of the cop.

  • Fodder scam: Lalu appears before special CBI court in Ranchi

    Ranchi (Jharkhand): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) patriarch and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav appeared before a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court in Ranchi Jharkhand in connection with the fodder scam case.

  • RSS ideologue blames ‘anti-Hindu mindset’ for Kairana mass exodus

    New Delhi: RSS ideologue Rakesh Sinha on Monday dubbed the mass exodus of Hindu families from Kairana village of Uttar Pradesh’s Shamli district as a manifestation of ‘anti-Hindu’ ideology, which had led to nation’s separation in 1947.

  • Lasers uncover hidden secrets of Cambodia

    Phnom Penh: Unprecedented new details of medieval cities hidden under jungle in Cambodia near Angkor Wat have been revealed using lasers, archaeologists said today, shedding new light on the civilisation behind the world’s largest religious complex.

  • Second string India eye series win against Zimbabwe in second ODI

    Harare: A young Indian side, led by limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, will aim to continue their momentum and seal an ODI series win when they take on Zimbabwe in the second game of the three-match series here at Harare Sports Club today.

  • IS bombings target Libya forces in Sirte

    Tripoli: The Islamic State group carried out three suicide car bombings against forces allied with Libya’s unity government battling to retake the city of Sirte, an official said.