Free Press Journal
  • Bill on transgender rights to be tabled in Parliament next week

    New Delhi : Government is likely to introduce two bills in Parliament next week, one relating to protection of transgenders and the other for amending the Benami Act. “As gender equality is must, similarly there should be transgender equality also. Therefore, the government is planning to introduce the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill next week,” Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said.

  • Kudankulam N-power unit-2 goes critical

    New Delhi :  The second 1,000-MW unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu attained criticality, which is the beginning of the fission process for power generation, on Jul 10, Minister of State for Atomic Energy and Space Jitendra Singh said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha on Thursday. This will be followed by various tests, connection to the transmission grid and raising power in line with the stage-wise

  • Saints remove social evils and pave right path for followers: Nirbhay Sagar

    Ujjain : Jain seers spend the four months of Chaturmas in penance preaching people to take control over their senses through Yoga meditation. They remove the social evils and pave a right path for the followers, said noted seer Nirbhay Sagar while addressing to the media persons at Panchayati Digambar Jain temple in Freeganj, on Thursday. The Jain seer wakes up early in the morning at 4 am and practices meditation and

  • Maruti sets up water ATM at Kasan; to open three more in the region

    New Delhi : Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Thursday inaugurated a drinking water project at Kasan village, Manesar and plans to open three more such community facilities in the region. The car market leader has invested around Rs 20 lakh in setting up the water ATM facility at Kasan, which has a capacity to generate 1,000 litres of purified water per hour. The facility will benefit over 10,000 residents in the village,