Free Press Journal
  • One killed as five-storey building collapses in Bengaluru

    Bengaluru: One person was killed and at least four others are feared trapped under the rubble after a five-storey under construction building collapsed today near Bellandur here, officials said.

  • Cross-border terror core issue for SAARC: Sri Lankan PM

    New Delhi: Asserting a war was not an option between India and Pakistan, Sri Lanka today said cross-border terrorism was a core issue on the table for SAARC and the members of eight-nation grouping have to discuss it and its impact before moving forward.

  • Saradha scam: Kunal Ghosh granted interim bail

    Kolkata: Suspended Trinamool Congress (TMC) lawmaker Kunal Ghosh, an accused in the Saradha chit-fund scam, was on Wednesday granted interim bail against a bail bond of Rs. two lakh by the Kolkata High Court.

  • India can’t go to war with Pak while ‘anti-national’ Kejriwal is CM: Subramanian Swamy

    New Delhi: Dismissing Arvind Kejriwal’s demand for proof over the surgical strikes by the Indian Army in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday asserted that India could never go to war with Pakistan with an anti-national character like the Delhi Chief Minister still in power.

  • Three share Nobel Prize in Chemistry

    Stockholm: Chemists Jean-Pierre Sauvage of France, Scotland’s Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Dutch Bernard L. Feringa on Wednesday won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their work on molecular machines.

  • 350 Pakistanis living in UP are missing

    Lucknow: The Line of Control (LoC) between Pakistan and India may be a good several hundred kilometres from here, but the escalation of hostilities between the two nations has sent the Uttar Pradesh Police into a tizzy — over 350 “missing” Pakistanis.

  • Army hands over surgical strike clips to govt: MoS Home Ahir

    New Delhi: As chorus for showing proof of the surgical strikes on terror launch pads grew, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir today said the Army has handed over to the government video clips of the cross-LoC operation as per the laid down procedure.

  • Swamy seeks ban on import of cement from Pakistan

    New Delhi: Amidst rising tension, BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ban import of cement from Pakistan in the interest of domestic industry and national security.

  • BJP MLA stirs fresh controversy, takes a dig on Kejriwal, Nirupam

    Bhopal: With the controversy surrounding Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam asking proof of the surgical strikes by the Indian Army refusing to die down, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Rameshwar Sharma on Wednesday stirred a fresh controversy with his remark wondering whether such people even ask the video proof of their conception from their parents.

  • New material can make computers 100 times more power efficient

    New York: Researchers including one of Indian-origin have engineered a material that could lead to a new generation of computing devices, packing in more computing power while consuming nearly 100 times less energy than today’s electronics require.