Free Press Journal
  • Indo-Canada relations: Opportunity in the waiting

    It has been almost 18 months since Jordan Reeves, Consul General of Canada arrived in India. And all this time, the Indian-Canadian bilateral talks have been in new high as well. In 2017 alone, four Canadian Ministers have visited India, Reeves believes this has lot of do with Canada’s increasing appreciation of India as an important trade partner.   Before being appointed as Consul General in Mumbai, he served as senior trade commissioner in

  • Man stabbed during clash in central Delhi

    New Delhi: A 30-year-old man was allegedly stabbed during a clash between two groups near a cemetery located behind the police headquarters in central Delhi.

  • Go Ahead and Stare! PeeCee kills it in new ‘Baywatch’ poster

    New Delhi: Priyanka Chopra has got the looks that could kill and the global star proves it yet again in the new poster of her upcoming flick ‘Baywatch’ where she has easily managed to grab the spotlight.

  • Juventus hold firm to knock out Barcelona

    Barcelona: A distraught Neymar left the field in tears as Juventus held Barcelona to a 0-0 draw at the Camp Nou to reach the Champions League semi-finals 3-0 on aggregate. Barca had overcome a 4-0 first-leg deficit against Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16 with a dramatic 6-1 win back on home soil.

  • After scrapping 457 visa, Australia unveils tougher citizenship laws

    Melbourne: Announcing sweeping changes to Australia’s citizenship laws, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull today unveiled tighter requirements for new applicants, a move that follows the scrapping of the 457 visa program for foreign workers.

  • Vijay-Mallya

    7 statements by Vijay Mallya that prove he is the ‘King of quotes’!

    Liquor baron Vijay Mallya who is ‘wanted’ in India for defaulting on loans worth crores was arrested in London on April 18. Within 10-minute of his arrest and hearing at the Westminster Magistrates’ Court he was granted bail. Indian media was full of reports about his arrest and possibilities of Mallya to be brought in India soon. But minutes after his bail he made fun at ‘Indian media hype’ over his arrest. He tweeted,“Usual

  • Check Out! Salman Khan’s look in ‘Tubelight’

    New Delhi: After making fans curious by posting teasers of his highly anticipated film ‘Tubelight’, Salman Khan has finally unveiled his look.

  • Union Minister Sanjeev Balyan supports PM Modi over red beacon ban

    New Delhi: Reacting to the Centre’s decision to end the VIP culture and ban the use of red beacon on vehicles belonging to dignitaries, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and Union Minister Sanjeev Balyan on Thursday asserted that VIP culture should go as he had always stood in support of abolishing the red beacon system.

  • Babri Masjid trial: Congress backs ‘historic’ judgement

    New Delhi: Commenting on the Supreme Court’s decision to restore criminal conspiracy charges against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veterans regarding demolition of the Babri Masjid, the Congress party on Thursday hailed the ‘historic judgement’ as a ‘resurrection of the majesty of law’.

  • horoscope

    Today’s horoscope By Nilikash P Pradhan

    Aries:- Introduction to new field and people will bring some excitement in your life. Shopping and spending for your family members is likely. Jobseekers will get new opportunities.

  • Bhopal: Driven by penury, woman, daughters jump before train

    BHOPAL: Driven by penury, a woman along with her two daughters, including a minor, jumped before a speeding train at Ahmadpur railway crossing under the Shahpura railway station on Wednesday morning.

  • Bhopal: Fake candidates in police net

    BHOPAL: Around dozen ‘munna bhais’ tried to get selected in the police department, but finally got in police web. In 2016, 11,200 constables’ and other posts were filled through exam conducted by Professional Examination Board, better known Vyapam. The recent selection exam pattern developed by Vyapam had filtered the fake and original candidates to get selected in the job.

  • Delhi Police team reaches Chennai, serves notice to Dinakaran

    Chennai: A team of the Delhi Police Crime Branch reached Chennai on late Wednesday night to serve a notice to All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader T.T.V. Dinakaran for joining the probe in a case involving bribing of an Election Commission official to get the ‘two-leaves’ symbol for his faction.

  • Let red beacon ban lead the way

    It is praiseworthy that the Central government has decided to abolish the use of red beacons on any vehicle other than ambulances, police vehicles and fire brigade vehicles. What is particularly heartening is that there would be no exceptions and that the new rule would cover all dignitaries including the Prime Minister. The violations invariably happen when exceptions are allowed to be made. Rule 108 which says that the Centre or a State can

  • Babri case returns to haunt BJP veterans

    Sixteen years after a lower court dropped charges of criminal conspiracy against BJP veterans Lal Krishna Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Uma Bharti and others in the Babri Masjid demolition case, the Supreme Court has decided to revive the charge on an appeal by the CBI. The case against demolishing the 16th century Babri Masjid, with BJP leaders claiming that it had been built on the birthplace of Lord Rama where a temple existed before

  • Bhopal: Doctors suggest precautions against heat

    BHOPAL: The ruthless weather has started affecting people’s health, especially children. The heat and the warm winds have started showing their ill effects. The exposure to heat is causing high fever, loose motion, indigestion and vomiting among children.