Free Press Journal
  • Women gang-raped by Taliban militants in Afghanistan

    Kabul: The local security officials on Sunday said that a group of the Taliban militants have allegedly gang-raped a woman in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand province.

  • Maha legislators demand pay hike panel set up to look into it

    Mumbai: Maharashtra legislators have demanded a pay hike to make it at par with that of the secretaries and additional chief secretaries, following which a committee has been formed to deliberate upon it.

  • Sonia Gandhi to hold roadshow in Varanasi

    Varanasi: Kicking off her poll campaign for the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly election, Congress president Sonia Gandhi will hold a roadshow in the city on August 2.

  • 27.50 lakh people affected in Bihar floods

    Patna: The flood situation remained grim in 12 districts of Bihar where an estimated 27.50 lakh people were affected though no fresh casualty was reported, with the toll standing at 26.

  • Justin Bieber planning his own funeral

    Los Angeles: Grammy Award winning singer Justin Bieber is shocked by the string of celebrity deaths this year, and is making “elaborate plans” for his funeral.

  • Guess, who makes Akki feel heavenly!

    New Delhi: Guess who can make Akshay Kumar feel like heavenly.. it is his three year-old daughter Nitara.

  • Centre seeks UP government explanation on Bulandshahr gang-rape

    New Delhi: Stating that the Bulandshahr brutal gang-rape incident is a disgrace to the society, Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma on Sunday sought answers from the Samajwadi Party led-Uttar Pradesh Government over the deteriorating law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh.

  • Cong attacks Parrikar over remarks against Aamir Khan

    New Delhi: Congress today attacked Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar over his jibe against actor Aamir Khan, accusing BJP and RSS of “concerted conspiracy” to hound Dalits, minorities, writers, actors and whoever dissents against the Narendra Modi government.

  • ‘Multiple’ victims in Texas shooting: police

    Washington: Police in Austin, Texas said that an “active shooter” had today caused “multiple victims,” with local media reports saying that at least one person was dead.

  • Siyaganj: Narrower the lane, better the parking!

    Indore : Parking is a major problem in wholesale grocery market Siyaganj. The market caters to locals as well out of the city traders and people park their vehicles anywhere and everywhere as there is no parking lot nearby. Jams are common occurrences and even though visitors bring them trade many traders are not happy with the situation.

  • Coast Guard issues guidelines for fishermen safety

    Mumbai: Coast Guard Regional Headquarters (West), Mumbai has issued advisory regarding fishing boats, barges and coastal craft to the coastal states of Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala and Union territory of Lakshadweep.

  • J-K cricketer Obaid Ahmed eyeing spot in national team

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir cricketer Obaid Ahmed, who has represented the state in Under-19s and Under-22s in Ranaji Trophy, has admitted that he is looking forward to make his mark at the top level in order to seal a spot in the national team.