Free Press Journal
  • Be vigilant along China border: Rajnath to forces

    Gangtok: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today asked border guarding force ITBP and governments of Himalayan states to remain “very vigilant” against Chinese transgression along the Sino-Indian border saying such incidents take place due to perceptional differences.

  • ICJ cannot acquit Kulbhushan Jadhav: Sartaj Aziz

    Islamabad: Advisor to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Saturday reiterated Pakistan’s stand that Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav cannot be acquitted by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) and his punishment will be in accordance with domestic laws.

  • 2000 Sabarmati Express blast: Court acquits ex-AMU scholar

    New Delhi: Former Aligarh Muslim University scholar and suspected Hizbul Mujahideen operative Gulzar Ahmed Wani was today acquitted by a Barabanki court of the charge of orchestrating a blast in Sabarmati Express in 2000. According to the counsel for the accused, the court freed Wani and co-accused Mobin due to lack of evidence.

  • Melania Trump skips headscarf in Saudi Arabia

    Riyadh: Melania Trump’s decision not to wear a headscarf upon arrival in the Middle East is drawing attention on social media. But her decision is consistent with custom for female foreign dignitaries visiting Saudi Arabia.

  • BJP govt in UP failed in providing peace, security to people: Mayawati

    Lucknow: BSP chief Mayawati today alleged that the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh has failed to fulfil its prime constitutional duty of providing peace and security to the people of the state.On Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s statement that his government would deal with criminals “in a language they understand”, she said the government appears to be “ignorant” of the fact that only the language of law is required to deal with them.

  • Kerala: Naval cadet’s suicide note alleges harassment by seniors

    Kannur: Two days after the death of Gudeppa Sooraj, a 26-year-old cadet from the Indian Naval Academy (INA) in Kannur district of Kerala, the police on Saturday recovered a suicide note alleging harassment by two senior cadets.

  • Amy Jackson

    ‘2.0’ a huge milestone in my career: Amy Jackson

    Mumbai: Amy Jackson has teamed up with superstar Rajinikanth for the upcoming film “2.0” and the actress says she has put her heart and soul into the movie and every day on its set has been a learning experience for her. Directed by S. Shankar, the film is a sequel to the 2010 Tamil film “Enthiran” and will also feature Akshay Kumar.

  • EVM challenge to start from June 3: CEC Nasim Zaidi

    New Delhi: The challenge to prove that EVMs can be tampered with will start from June 3, the Election Commission announced today, asserting that the machines are tamper-proof.

  • Imran Khan urges JIT to trace Sharif’s business interests in India

    Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan has said that the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) should trace the business interests of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in India and other countries, a media report said on Saturday.

  • Mumbai: Mega event to create awareness about dangers of tobacco to be held

    Mumbai: Every year on May 31 the ‘World No Tobacco Day’ (WNTD) – an initiative of the World Health Organization (WHO) since 1987,   is observed around the world. The day is intended to encourage a 24-hour period of abstinence from all forms of tobacco consumption around the globe. The day has been met with both enthusiasm and resistance around the globe from governments, public health organizations, smokers and the tobacco industry.

  • Can Mumbai Indians break their ‘duck’ against RPS to win IPL 10?

    Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiant have made it to the finals of the Indian Premier League 10 and are one match away from becoming champions. When IPL 10 started not many people gave RPS any chance of being in the top four. RPS battled all the odds and difficulties to reach their maiden final in only the second year of their existence. If RPS wins the title then it will truly be a

  • Kerala: CM lauds woman’s courageous step of castrating rapist

    Thiruvananthapuram: Applauding the woman’s step of chopping off man’s genitals for allegedly trying to rape her, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday said it is a courageous step.

  • U’khand landslide: Of around 2,000 people stranded, 800 resume journey

    Dehradun: Of the around 2,000 people stranded after a landslide in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district, 800 have resumed their onward journey and work is on to clear the debris, officials said today. The Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway was closed near Vishnuprayag, one of the five confluences of Alaknanda river, between Joshimath (also known as Jyotirmath) and Badrinath, the famous pilgrim spot in the hill state.