Free Press Journal
  • Godman Rampal’s manager held after two die in ashram

    Chandigarh : The Delhi Police on Tuesday arrested the manager of an ashram run by jailed godman Rampal in outer Delhi for alleged negligence, a day after two of the godman’s followers died while manually cleaning a septic tank there.

  • Hurricane Maria wreaks havoc

    Pointe-a-Pitre : Hurricane Maria smashed into the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica today, with its prime minister describing devastating damage as winds and rain from the storm also hit territories still reeling from Irma.

  • We want whole world to come to India: Tourism Minister K.J. Alphons

    New Delhi : The Indian government is seeking a dramatic increase in tourist figures, both foreign and domestic, in a way that it helps to earn more revenues and generate employment, new Tourism Minister K.J. Alphons has said.

  • Cases filed by SAD-BJP regime political vendetta, says report

    The panel was set up to “inquire into the cases where persons are said to have been wrongly implicated in alleged false cases or FIRs in Punjab during the last 10 years and submit its report to government after such inquiry”.

  • No action on last-minute graft complaints: CVC

    New Delhi : No action will be taken on last- minute corruption complaints against bureaucrats when they are being considered for senior-level posts or promotions, the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has said.

  • Sri Lanka Cricket announce new selection panel

    Colombo : The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board on Thursday announced a new five-member selection committee led by their former pacer Graeme Labrooy.

  • Vivek Roy brace in Campion’s win

    Mumbai : Vivek Roy’s twin strikes helped Navy Chindren School romp to a 2-0 win against Lilavati Podar in a Boy’s U-14 Division-I League match of the MSSA Inter-Schools Football Tournament, played at the Schools Sports Centre on Tuesday. In another match, Campion School defeated Bombay SA 3-0. Vivian Shah scored two goals and Shayaar Bilawal got win for the victors. Results – Don Bosco ‘A’, Matunga 1 (Gopinath Bera 1) beat

  • UN seeks unrestricted access in Myanmar

    Geneva : The UN Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar has sought unhindered access to verify reports of human rights abuses against the Rohingya Muslim minority.

  • ‘Honest’ thieves in Karnataka return booty with advice

    Mangaluru : In a bizarre incident, a group of men broke into a house at Adumaroli near here and stole 99 sovereigns (792 grams) of gold ornaments and cash, only to return two days later with the booty and a piece of advice.