Free Press Journal
  • Trump supporters order ‘Trump Cups’ at coffee chain as protest

    Washington: In a novel protest, Donald Trump supporters have started asking for their drinks at a popular American coffee chain under the President elect’s name after a man claimed he was discriminated at one of its outlet for being pro-Trump.

  • Credit my career to A.R. Rahman: Benny Dayal

    New Delhi: Known for creating a string of hit songs like “Let’s Nacho”, “Badtameez Dil” and “Punjabi Wedding Song” singer Benny Dayal says he owes his flourishing career to India’s music maestro A.R. Rahman.

  • Global citizen campaign: Top leaders to contribute Rs 40,500 crore to end poverty

    Mumbai: On Saturday 19 November, the Global Citizen Festival India took place for the first time at the MMRDA Grounds, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Mumbai. World and business leaders, non-profit organizations, socially conscious artists, and thousands of Global Citizens united to kick-start India’s progress toward achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

  • Demonetisation has hit terror outfits hard: Amit Shah

    Chandigarh: Defending the central government’s demonetisation decision, BJP President Amit Shah said on Sunday that the “bold” move by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has hit terror outfits hard, leaving them penniless.

  • 11 Indian fishermen arrested by Lankan navy

    Colombo: At least 11 Indian fishermen along with their trawlers have been detained by the Sri Lankan Navy, the military here said today.

  • Not affected by demonetisation: Aamir Khan

    Balali: Superstar Aamir khan says he has not been affected by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetisation move because all his money is safe in the banks.

  • Rahul ‘baba’ wearing Italian glasses, can’t see India develop: Amit Shah

    Chandigarh: Taking a jibe at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Sunday said the former can’t see the nation’s development under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership as he is wearing “Italian glasses”.

  • Akhilesh Yadav announces Rs 5 Lakh for kin of those killed in derailment

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh for the families of those killed in the derailment of the Patna-Indore Express in Kanpur and said the priority of his government was to save maximum lives.

  • Derail: Most bodies beyond recognition, says NDRF

    New Delhi: Most of those killed in the train disaster near Kanpur early on Sunday have been crushed and “are beyond recognition”, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) said.

  • Major blow to Pak as Misbah flies home ahead of second Kiwi Test

    Wellington: Pakistan, who lost the Christchurch Test against New Zealand, on Sunday suffered a major blow ahead of the as skipper Misbah-ul-Haq was forced to fly home ahead of the second Test starting on Friday.

  • Coldplay singer insulted tricolour alleges NCP

    Mumbai: NCP spokesman Nawab Malik has alleged that lead singer of British rock band ‘Coldplay’ “disrespected” the Indian flag during the band’s concert here.

  • Tension over rape of minor girl in UP

    Muzaffarnagar: The rape of a minor girl in Mujahidpur village here has led to heightened tension between two communities, prompting the police to tighten the security of the area.

  • Derail: Shivraj Singh Chouhan announces Rs 2 lakh each for victims from Madhya Pradesh

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced a compensation of Rs two lakh to the family of each of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to the injured hailing from the state, who were travelling by Indore-Patna Express, which derailed near Pukhraya in Kanpur dehat district in the wee hours today.

  • 96 dead as train derails near Kanpur

    Kanpur: At least 96 people were killed and over 150 injured when 14 coaches of the Indore-Patna Express derailed near here before dawn on Sunday, officials said.