Free Press Journal
  • Car plows into parade crowd; 28 injured

    New Orleans : A suspect is in custody after 28 people were injured when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching the Krewe of Endymion parade in the Mid-City section of New Orleans, police said. Police Chief Michael Harrison said the suspect is being investigated for driving while intoxicated. Harrison was asked twice by the media if terrorism was suspected. While he didn’t say “No” he did say it looks like a

  • It is Dimple’s turn to redefine ‘Kasab’

    Jaunpur (UP) : In the latest addition to the growing list of acronyms in the ongoing Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, SP MP from Kannauj Dimple Yadav on Sunday redefined ‘Kasab’ – the abbreviation coined by BJP chief Amit Shah.

  • Amitabh, Aniruddh under COA scanner after joining Srini meet

    New Delhi : The BCCI’s current joint secretary Amitabh Chaudhary and treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhry’s presence at an informal unsanctioned gathering, arranged by former president N Srinivasan has brought them under the scanner of Committee of Administrators (COA).

  • Saina Nehwal to represent IOC at the Badminton World Federation

    Hyderabad : Adding another feather in her cap, star shuttler Saina Nehwal, who was appointed a member of the International Olympic Committee’s Athletes’ Commission (AC) last year, would be representing the panel in the Badminton World Federation (BWF).

  • Sarna meets Trump in Oval Office

    Washington : India’s envoy to the US Navtej Sarna has met Donald Trump at the Oval Office of the White House here for the first time since the Republican leader’s inauguration as the US President. Trump met all the new foreign ambassadors, including Sarna, on Saturday and had individual photos with them. This was the first meeting of the top Indian diplomat with Trump after he was sworn in as the US

  • China issues ‘green card’ to 118 Nepalese nationals

    Kathmandu : China has for the first time provided “green cards”, or immigration permits, to more than 100 Nepalese nationals residing in Tibet for various business-related purposes, a media report here has said.

  • FPIs net inflow at Rs. 14,600 cr in February

    New Delhi : Overseas investors have pumped in over Rs 14,600 crore into the Indian capital markets this month so far, enthused by clarity on FPI taxation.