Free Press Journal
  • British MP suspended over ‘serious’ sexual misconduct allegations

    London : An MP from the ruling Conservative party has become the latest subject of a growing furore over sexual misconduct involving British parliamentarians after he was suspended by the party over “serious allegations” that have been referred to the police.

  • China extends new law on anthem to Hong Kong

    Beijing : China on Saturday adopted a new law stipulating a three-year punishment for disrespecting the national anthem, which would also be enforced in the specially administered provinces of Hong Kong and Macau.

  • Mamata a ‘tigress’ for ending Communist rule in WB: Sena

    Mumbai : Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday hailed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as a “tigress” for decimating the communists in her state, a task, which the saffron party said, the Congress and the BJP had “failed” to do.

  • Spectators barred from entering Palam ground

    New Delhi : The Services Sports Control Board (SSCB) has barred general spectators from entering the Airforce ground, a day after an intruder drove his car onto the pitch during the Ranji Trophy match between Delhi and Uttar Pradesh.

  • Trump embarks on 11-day Asia tour

    Washington: US President Donald Trump has embarked on an 11-day trip to Asia during which he will visit Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines, the media reported on Saturday. It will be the longest tour of Asia by a US president in 25 years, reports the BBC.

  • Cops rescue kidnapped businessman, arrest 6

    Mumbai : The police have arrested six persons on Saturday for kidnapping a 39-year-old businessman and extorting of Rs 82 lakh from the his wife.

  • Morata, Lukaku seek return to form as Chelsea face Man United

    London : Alvaro Morata and Romelu Lukaku will be under pressure to fire their teams back into the Premier League title race when the misfiring strikers clash in Chelsea’s showdown with Manchester United today.

  • Adityanath visits NTPC blast injured, toll now 35

    Lucknow : Hours after he returned from his three-day trip to Mauritius, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday visited the hospitals here where the injured in the boiler blast at the NTPC unit in Rae Bareli have been admitted, even as the toll rose to 35 with two more injured succumbing.

  • Google can show search results in US, rules court

    San Francisco : A US judge has partially blocked a recent decision by Canada’s Supreme Court that required Google to delete search results not just in Canada, but in every other country.

  • Chennai rain fury: Over 10,000 putting up in 114 relief camps

    Chennai : More than 10,000 people in rain- battered Chennai, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur and Nagapattinam districts have taken shelter in over 100 relief camps, the Tamil Nadu government said on Saturday.

  • Hawkers’ issue: Nana Patekar Vs Raj Thackeray

    Mumbai : Nana Patekar, has started a new controversy over the hawkers’ issue in Mumbai. The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, which began thrashing and evicting hawkers forcefully outside various railways stations has brought the wrath of angry Marathi actor, Nana.

  • Lebanese PM resigns during tour to Saudi

    Beirut: Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced his resignation on Saturday, citing Iran’s “grip” on the country and threats to his life.