Free Press Journal
  • Indonesia’s ‘Niqab Squad’ takes aim at face veil prejudice

    Bekasi (Indonesia) : Riding a horse or nailing an archery target is tough at the best of times — it’s even harder when you’re wearing a niqab. But that isn’t about to stop a group of Indonesian women who have banded together to combat prejudice against the face-covering veil, which has been at the centre of a heated global debate over religious freedom and women’s rights.

  • 36,000 Rohingyas in India; terror links cannot be ruled out: BSF

    New Delhi : Around 36,000 Rohingyas are at present there in various parts of the country and the Border Security Force (BSF) has upped its ante against illegal influx into India as their links with terror organisations cannot be ruled out, the force chief said on Wednesday.

  • Railways unveils new, improved Rajdhani coaches

    New Delhi: The new ‘Swarna’ coaches of the Rajdhani Express with facilities such as ‘auto janitor’ system in toilets and LED lighting were on Wednesday unveiled New Delhi Railway Station.