Free Press Journal
  • US President assures aid to Argentina

    Washington : United States President Donald Trump has assured Argentina of all cooperation in locating their missing submarine, the ARA San Juan, which disappeared last week off the country’s Atlantic coast.

  • Hardik Patel bribe bid: Probe sought

    New Delhi : The Congress on Thursday demanded a thorough probe into an attempt made by a top aide of Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani to buy out Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) leader Hardik Patel who came out in open only a day earlier to back the party in the assembly elections.

  • Zimbabwe’s next leader will be sworn in today

    Harare : Zimbabwe’s Emmerson Mnangagwa was preparing on Thurday for his new role as president after a triumphant return home following the dramatic departure of Robert Mugabe, ending 37 years of authoritarian rule.

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    ‘Shotgun’ Sinha fires salvos at Modi, Shah

    New Delhi : In his first direct attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah, party MP Shatrughan Sinha on Thursday described the dispensations running the government and the organisation as a “one-man army” and a “two-man show”.

  • Iraq launches operation to clear last IS holdouts

    Baghdad : Iraqi forces announced the launch of a major operation on Thursday to flush remaining Islamic State group fighters out of the western desert near the border with Syria.

  • New toilets in trains no better than septic tanks: IIT-M study

    New Delhi : A new kind of toilet using bacteria to break down human excreta has been deployed in Indian trains over four years to 2017, at a cost of Rs 1,305 crore, but this toilet is no better than a septic tank, the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) has concluded after a two-year long study.

  • Latin America is world’s most violent region for women: UN

    Panama City : Latin America and the Caribbean is the most violent region in the world for women, the United Nations said today, highlighting Central America and Mexico as particularly dangerous.            In a report presented in Panama, UN Women and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) found assaults on women persisted in the region despite severe laws aimed at curbing the phenomenon, reports AFP. “The issue of violence against women in Latin

  • Kerala love jihad: Girl also demands in-camera hearing

    The Bench headed by CJI Dipak Misra on Wednesday ruled that his application for the in-camera proceedings will be dealt with on Monday when it is scheduled to interact with the girl.