Free Press Journal
  • Akhilesh says SP belongs to ‘hardworking’ Mulayam

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said he respects Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav whose hard work can’t be overlooked.

  • Samajwadi Party revokes Akhilesh, Ram Gopal’s expulsion

    Lucknow: In a dramatic turn of events, the Samajwadi Party on Saturday revoked the expulsion of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Ram Gopal Yadav, a day after they were ousted from the party for six years over anti-party activities.

  • Maharashtra Samajwadi Party chief pledges support to Akhilesh Yadav

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Samajwadi Party chief Abu Azmi today pledged support to the Akhilesh Yadav camp after party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav expelled the UP chief minister along with General Secretary Ramgopal Yadav for six years for putting up candidates against the official nominees.

  • Donald Trump’s inaugural parade lineup announced

    New York: US President-elect Donald Trumps Presidential Inaugural Committee on Friday announced a list of groups that will participate in the inaugural parade.

  • PCB to file legal case against BCCI for dishonouring MoU

    Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan has revealed that the board has decided to take legal action against the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for failing to honour the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between the two cricket boards in 2014.

  • Why continue restrictions on withdrawing money: P Chidambaram

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi and asked the Centre why restrictions continued on withdrawing money after the deadline of December 30 for restoring order post-demonetisation had past.

  • Mumbai: It was pure nightmare when the Savitri bridge collapsed

    Mumbai: The colonial-era Mumbai-Goa bridge on Savitri river collapsed in the wee hours of August 3 claiming over three-dozen lives; as two state-run buses carrying at least 22 passengers plunged into the river that swelled after heavy downpour in the hilly Konkan region of Maharashtra.

  • Mumbai: Adarsh verdict was not so ‘adarsh’ for residents

    Mumbai: The year 2016 also witnessed nailing of corruption in the state of Maharashtra with the Bombay High Court’s ruling to demolish the scam – tainted Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society.

  • Ban Ki-moon urges UN staff to be voice for voiceless

    New York: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon bid goodbye to staff and Permanent Representatives at United Nations Headquarters in New York and urged them to be a voice for the voiceless.

  • Deadline to deposit banned Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes ends today

    New Delhi: The deadline to deposit old Rs. 500 and 1,000 currency notes ends today. However, the people will still have time to exchange the currency notes at designated Reserve Bank of India (RBI) counters till March 31 after giving valid reasons for not depositing defunct notes in their accounts by December 30.

  • RBI relaxes ATM daily withdrawal limit to Rs 4,500 from Rs 2,500

    Mumbai: Following expiry of the deadline to deposit demonetised currency in banks, the RBI on Friday relaxed the daily ATM withdrawal limit to Rs 4,500 from the earlier cap of Rs 2,500, with this facility, to be effective from January 1, coming as a new year gift to citizens.

  • Bhopal: Boy crushed to death by BRTS bus

    BHOPAL: A 16-year old boy was killed after a BRTS low floor bus hit him while he was crossing the road at Lalghati, under Koh-e-Fiza police station, on Friday evening.

  • Bhopal: MLA creates ruckus the second day

    BHOPAL: The confrontation of BMC anti-encroachment squad with MLA Surendra Nath has ended with the settlement that kiosks and eateries which have been shifted from Habibganj Railway station will be allowed to put up on the other side of Railway station.