Free Press Journal
  • WADA confirms another leak of confidential athletes’ data by hackers

    Montreal: The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has confirmed that cyber hacker Group ‘Fancy Bear released a fresh batch of confidential athletes data on their website, which they illegally obtained from a Rio 2016 Olympic Games account of WADAs Anti-Doping Administration and Management System (ADAMS).

  • Akhilesh signals rapprochement, says he will support Shivpal

    Lucknow: Signalling a rapprochement, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said he will extend all support to his uncle Shivpal, with whom he was locked in a bitter turf war that spilled out into the open following Shivpal’s appointment as SP’s state unit president.

  • 8 ISIS militants held in Pak’s Punjab

    Lahore: Pakistan police have arrested eight Islamic State militants who were planning “large-scale” terror attacks on government installations in Punjab province.

  • Schools asked to make Divyang-friendly facilities: Javadekar

    Mumbai: The Centre will make a slew of provisions for Divyang students in the upcoming education policy and has already asked schools to provide adequate facilities to them, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.

  • Hosting Spain a massive boost for Indian tennis: Zeeshan Ali

    New Delhi: Indian coach Zeeshan Ali feels that hosting Spain in the ongoing Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie with the likes of Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer playing in front of Indian crowds will provide a massive boost to tennis in the country.

  • Big B shoots down question related to age

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan refused to answer a question related to age in a funny manner. The cine icon said that he will walk out if the query pops up again.

  • AI crew held for smuggling banned drug to US

    New Delhi: A cabin crew member of national carrier Air India has been arrested at international airport here for allegedly trying to smuggle about 300 bottles of a banned drug to the US.

  • Search for AN-32 enters third phase: Coast Guard

    Chennai: A remote-operated vehicle that can scan inside water, up to a depth of 3.5 km, has joined the search for Air Force’s AN-32 aircraft, which went missing with 29 on board on July 22, launching the third phase of operation to trace the plane.

  • Lt Governor ‘refuses’ to meet Delhi ministers

    New Delhi: Delhi Water Minister Kapil Mishra on Saturday alleged that Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung had “refused” to meet him and Health Minister Satyendar Jain. Mishra said that he along with Jain had gone to meet the LG after Jung on Friday night asked Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia to immediately return to Delhi from Finland.

  • Akhilesh Yadav returns uncle Shivpal’s portfolios except PWD

    Lucknow: The ongoing rift inside the Yadav family seemed to end as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday gave back the portfolios held by his uncle Shivpal Yadav, except the PWD department.

  • China braces for another typhoon

    Beijing: China today braced for another typhoon after 14 people were killed and widespread devastation was wrecked by Typhoon ‘Meranti’ for the past two days.

  • Second warship of Visakhapatnam class launched in Mumbai

    Mumbai: An indigenously built warship equipped with a range of high-tech missiles was launched today with Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba saying the stealth destroyer can be compared with the best vessels in the world.