Free Press Journal
  • Demonetisation effect: BJP attacks Mamata calls her Queen of Saradha

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday hit back at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her criticism of the demonetisation move, describing her as “Queen of Saradha”, referring to the multi-crore rupee Saradha chit fund scam.

  • Boko Haram leader warns Donald Trump war has just begun

    Kano (Nigeria): The leader of the jihadist group Boko Haram has reacted to the election of Donald Trump to the White House with a warning that “the war has just begun” against the West.

  • Two dead as huge New Zealand quake causes utter devastation

    Christchurch (New Zealand): A powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake killed two people and caused “utter devastation” in New Zealand today, with wild weather hampering rescue efforts as darkness fell.

  • Islamabad: Indian HC summoned over killing of seven Pak soldiers

    New Delhi: Pakistan Foreign Ministry on Monday summoned Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale in Islamabad, over the killings of seven Pakistani soldiers at the Line of Control (LoC) in retaliatory firings by Indian soldiers.

  • Metro Cash & Carry to introduce mobile payment option

    Mumbai: Wholesale retailer Metro Cash & Carry is working on tie-ups with digital wallet companies to offer mobile payment option to small traders and kirana shop owners, in the wake of demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes in the country.

  • India’s carbon emissions increased by over 5pc in 2015: Study

    London: India’s carbon emissions from burning fossil fuels increased by 5.2 per cent while China’s decreased by 0.7 per cent in 2015, according to new research which found that global CO2 emissions remained nearly flat for three years in a row.

  • New smartphone app for early autism detection

    Washington: Scientists have designed a smartphone app that can track eye movement to determine, in less than a minute, if a child is showing signs of autism spectrum disorder.

  • Donald Trump

    Doland Trump names two top advisers

    Washington: US President-elect Donald Trump has named two top advisers to his administration, tapping Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus as his new Chief of Staff and his campaign CEO Steve Bannon as chief strategist and senior counsellor.

  • China for tit-for-tat if Trump wages trade war

    Beijing : If US President-elect Donald Trump will pursue a trade war with Beijing as he mentioned several times in his campaign rhetoric, China will take a tit-for-tat approach, said an editorial in the Chinese media.