Free Press Journal
  • Jayalalithaa’s death to be probed: Panneerselvam

    Chennai: Caretaker Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam said on Wednesday a commission of inquiry will be appointed to probe into the death of his predecessor and AIADMK General Secretary J. Jayalalithaa.

  • UP Elections 2017 – A popularity test for Gen Next scions

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections will not just be a fight for power, it will also be for inheriting political legacy by the new generation of several leaders cutting across party lines.

  • UP Elections: VVPAT being used to counter poll fraud in Allahabad

    Allahabad: For the very first time in Uttar Pradesh, a voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) has been introduced by the Election Commission, which would be used in polling booths in Allahabad district for the upcoming assembly polls.

  • Travel ban hearing: US judges put lawyers on their heels

    Washington: An US appeals court that questioned whether President Donald Trump’s travel ban discriminates against Muslims, witnessed steep grilling of lawyers by a federal judges bench, a media report said on Wednesday.

  • Bihar exam paper leak: SIT detains BSSC Secretary

    Patna: Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) Secretary Parmeshwar Ram has been detained by the Patna Police in connection with exam paper leak on Monday late night.

  • Iranian baby with heart defect admitted to Oregon hospital

    Portland: An Iranian infant in need of life-saving heart surgery arrived at a Portland hospital with her family after being temporarily banned from coming to the US by President Donald Trump’s immigration orders.

  • Sasikala Natrajan meets AIADMK leaders as O Panneerselvam rebels

    Chennai: Ahead of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) MLAs meet at party headquarter, general secretary V.K. Sasikala Natarajan on Wednesday met leaders including M. Thambidurai at Poes Garden.

  • Massive 6.6 magnitude-quake jolts Pakistan

    Karachi : A strong 6.6 magnitude-earthquake hit the Baluchistan’s districts of Pasni, Turbat, Gwadar and adjoining areas on early Wednesday morning, informed US Geological Survey.

  • You are not safe indoors. Here’s why

    When we think of air pollution, we imagine smog, power plants emissions and black air discharging from cars and trucks. We tend to think of air pollution as being outdoors, but the air in our houses could be polluted too.It is estimated that the indoor air is 4 to 5 times more polluted than the air outside.Believe it or not, indoor air pollution is much more hazardousas the air inside our houses is far

  • 5 Must Do Things to do on A Business Trip To Mumbai

    Mumbai isn’t called a city of dreams for nothing. Being the financial capital of India, Mumbai bustles with business prospects. Business travelers from all parts of the world fly down to this paradise of opportunities. When not working, they would naturally like to explore the city. However, traffic often plays a spoiler to the enthusiasm. But fret not. With a little bit of planning it is possible to have the best of

  • Let’s not do this again, please?

    I really enjoyed my New year’s party. We brought in 2017 at a friend’s place, catching up with some childhood buddies coupled with delicious food and fine wine. As I lay myself down to sleep that night, I recollected the day’s events and just thanked God for the beautiful start to the year.

  • In Pictures: Neil Nitin Mukesh gets engaged to Rukmini Sahay in Udaipur

    Ever since Neil Nitin announced his engagement with Mumbai based Rukmini Sahay, a social media storm was sparked. The actor is leaving no stone unturned to make his wedding a royal affair. Neil Nitin Mukesh is all set to get married with his fiancée Rukmini Sahay on 9 February.  From planning the entire ceremony in the romantic city of lakes- Udaipur, to roping the best designers, Neil Nitin is doing everything.

  • Genesis Colors gets Sebi nod for Rs 650-cr IPO

    New Delhi, Genesis Colors, which owns luxury brands like Satya Paul and Bwitch, has received capital markets regulator Sebi’s go-ahead to raise an estimated Rs 650 crore through an initial public offering.

  • Mumbai: RTO makes it easy as you can now book your driving licence test online!

    Long queues carrying hoards of photocopies of documents to book an appointment for driving license are a usual scene at the RTO offices. (Or even better hire an agent who will help you to get rid of the hectic task). But worry not, the Motor Vehicles Department (MVD) has perked up their website and made it user-friendly.

  • Syedi Husain Husamuddin passes away

    Mumbai: Mazoon-e-Dawat(the highest ranking official under the Dai)Syedi Husain bhaisaheb Husamuddin passed away at the age of 100 (according to the Islamic calendar) at his residence at Saifee Mahal, Mumbai early in the morning on Tuesday the 7th of February.

  • Complex conflict over reservation in Nagaland

    The violent protests that erupted in Nagaland following some tribal bodies coming on to the streets in protest over 33 per cent seat reservations for women in local bodies has subsided for now, but the storm is not over yet. The protests had led to two deaths when an angry mob tried to storm the ancestral residence of chief minister D R Zeliang near Dimapur town, the state’s commercial hub. The violence had spread