Free Press Journal
  • When TN House turned into a virtual war zone

    Chennai : Torn shirts of Speaker P Dhanapal and Leader of Opposition M K Stalin, toppled chairs, strewn paper pieces and displacement of mikes bore testimony to a virtual war-like situation in the Tamil Nadu Assembly on Saturday.

  • Ec Notice To Sasikala

    NEW DELHI : The Election Commission has sent a notice to AIADMK leader V K Sasikala in the Bengaluru jail on her self-appointment as interim general secretary of the party subsequent to the death of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa.

  • GST Council clears law to compensate states

    Udaipur : Inching towards rolling out of GST, the GST Council on Saturday approved a law to compensate states for any loss of revenue from the implementation of the new national sales tax but deferred approval for enabling laws to next meeting.

  • Students twisting facts, playing social justice card, claims JNU

    New Delhi : JNU administration on Saturday alleged that the students who have been “illegally occupying” the admin block have been playing the “social justice” card by twisting facts and making illogical arguments on the admission policy.

  • Kashmir’s ‘Giant Killer’ joins Cong

    NEW DELHI : Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday found time from his election campaign in Uttar Pradesh to welcome Tariq Hameed Karra, a founder member of the People’s Democratic Party, into the party’s fold at a press conference at the AICC headquarters here.

  • Shahabuddin sent to Delhi by train

    Patna : RJD vice-president and former MP,Mohammad Shahbuddin whose transfer from Siwan central jail to Tihar jail in New Delhi was ordered by Supreme Court on February 15 is being taken to New Delhi by Sampoorna Kranti Express under heavy security.

  • Top South actress molested during kidnap drama

    Thiruvananthapuram/Kochi : Popular Malayalam film actress Bhavana was abducted for a while on way from Thrissur to Kochi on Friday night by some people who reportedly took pictures of her to blackmail her. Her driver is suspected of involvement and has been taken into custody, police said.

  • Hizbul terror module busted in Baramulla

    Srinagar : Jammu and Kashmir police on Saturday claimed to have busted a module of Hizbul Mujahideen terror outfit with the arrest of a militant and nine others who were “influencing” young and innocent boys in Baramulla district to join militancy.

  • Voting In Crucial Phase-Iii Today

    Lucknow : Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s Lok Sabha seat Lucknow and SP strongholds Kannauj, Mainpuri and Etawah will be among 69 assembly constituencies that will witness voting today in the third phase of the UP polls.

  • Oppn disturbed after SP-Cong pact: Akhilesh

    Banda (UP) : Opposition parties are so disturbed over SP-Congress alliance that the tie-up has become their only talking point during campaign for Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said on Saturday.

  • Priyanka seeking votes for murder, rape accused: BJP

    New Delhi : The BJP on Saturday targeted Priyanka Gandhi Vadra over her poll campaign in Rae Bareli for the Congress-SP alliance, saying it was unfortunate that she was seeking votes for those accused of “rape and murder”.

  • UP police files FIR against Gayatri Prajapati, 6 others

    Lucknow: With the Supreme Court breathing down its neck, Uttar Pradesh Police on Saturday filed an FIR against tainted senior minister Gayatri Prajapati in connection with cases of alleged gang rape and attempt to rape a woman and her minor daughter.

  • UP will elect own daughter: Mayawati

    Jhansi (UP): The people of Uttar Pradesh have decided to ensure the victory of their “own daughter” rather than the “adopted son” in the ongoing state Assembly polls, BSP supremo Mayawati said on Saturday.

  • In Hardoi, Agrawals fight to save their dynasty

    Hardoi (Uttar Pradesh) : Since 1989, the Agrawals – father Naresh and son Nitin – of Samajwadi Party have never lost any election from Hardoi constituency, a key seat in central Uttar Pradesh which is also the ancestral home district of Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan.

  • ‘Buy American Hire American’ is the new mantra’

    Washington: US President Donald Trump has said that ‘Buy American and Hire American’ is his new mantra as he vowed to ‘very strongly’ enforce trade rules and stop “foreign cheating”.  “We are going to very strongly enforce our trade rules and stop foreign cheating. Tremendous cheating. Tremendous cheating. We want products made by our workers, in our factories, stamped with those four magnificent words:  Made in the US,” Trump said in his

  • Don’t believe media, all is well with WH: Trump

    Washington : Donald Trump on Saturday stepped up his attack on the press crititical of his presidency, calling them “enemy of the American people” and asked his supporters to not believe the stories put out by the “fake news” media. “Don’t believe the main stream (fake news) media. The White House is running VERY WELL,” Trump tweeted.

  • ‘Daddy, pick me up!’ screams boy after Syria attack

    Idlib : In the aftermath of a barrel bomb attack in Syria’s Idlib, nine-year-old Abdel Basset Al-Satuf tries to sit up, his legs blown off, and screams “Daddy, pick me up!”