Free Press Journal
  • Five years of AAP: A roller-coaster journey

    There was a time when AAP posters had nine faces – Kejriwal, co-founders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, Labour Minister Gopal Rai and party leaders Kumar Vishwas, Sanjay Singh, Pankaj Gupta and Ilyas Azmi. Today, Kejriwal is the only face.

  • Boat capsize kills 30: Libya

    Tripoli: At least 30 migrants have died and 200 have been rescued after their boat capsized off the coast of Libya, reports ANI.

  • PV Sindhu falls to Tai in Hong Kong Superseries final

    Hong Kong : Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu lost to top seed Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in a repeat of the 2016 final of the Hong Kong Open Superseries here on Sunday.

  • NRIs/ PIOs need not obtain Aadhaar

    The Aadhaar number is a 12-digit random number issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to the residents of India after satisfying a verification process any individual, irrespective of age and gender, who is a resident of India, may voluntarily enroll to obtain Aadhaar number. Person enrolling has to provide basic demographic and biometric information during the enrolment process which is totally free of cost. An individual needs to enroll

  • Director keeps fingers crossed over screening of ‘S Durga’

    Panaji : After Padmavati, it was the turn of ‘S Durga’ on Sunday to leave many ‘chanting’ her name at the ongoing IFFI venue in Goa. While few jury members and delegates claimed that the IFFI’s Indian Panorama jury will view the controversial film ‘S Durga’ on Monday evening, the director of the film Sanal Kumar Sasidharan didn’t seem optimistic about the screening to take place.

  • UP civic polls: 51-52 pc turnout in phase-II, peaceful voting

    Lucknow : Around 51-52 per cent voting was recorded in the second phase of the Uttar Pradesh civic polls on Sunday amid reports of stray cases of EVM malfunctioning and disputes over names of voters missing from the list.

  • 9 yrs on, one family in Israel still prays for victims of 26/11

    Jerusalem : Overwhelmed with emotion, Rabbi Shimon Rosenberg tried to avoid sharing his feelings. He had spent the past week remembering his loved ones who were killed by Pakistan-based LeT terrorists in a brutal attack in Mumbai nine years ago.

  • Belarusian teenager Sabalenka wins maiden WTA tennis title

    Mumbai :Top seed, 19-year-old, Aryna Sabalenka from Belarus lived up to her top seeding by winning her maiden WTA title when she was crowned champion of the L&T Mumbai Open WTA 125K series, after defeating Dalila Jakupovic from Slovenia in straight sets 6-2, 6-3 in four minutes over an hour at the Centre Court of the Cricket Club of India, Churchgate.

  • Was told parliamentary disruptions part of our culture: Shashi Tharoor

     New Delhi : Asserting he was against disruption of parliamentary proceedings, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Sunday said that he has been told “it is part of our culture and all parties have done it” and thus why should his party be an exception.

  • Dairy farmers’ income up 24 per cent in 2014-17

    New Delhi : India’s milk production rose by 19 per cent in the last three years to touch 163.6 million tonnes, leading to a significant increase in dairy farmers’ income, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said.

  • Willian rides to Chelsea’s rescue against Liverpool

    London : Chelsea rode their luck to salvage a 1-1 draw at Liverpool thanks to Willian’s late leveller, while Manchester United cut Manchester City’s Premier League lead to five points with a 1-0 win over Brighton.

  • ISL: Marcelinho’s brace helps Pune trounce ATK

    Kolkata : Brazilian Marcelinho scored a fortuitous brace on either side of half-time to help FC Pune City beat defending champions ATK 4-1 in the Indian Super League (ISL) tie at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Sunday.