Free Press Journal
  • NKorea steps up tunnelling at n-site

    Seoul : North Korea has stepped up tunnelling at its main nuclear test site, a US think tank said, even as tensions cool on the peninsula following the resumption of long-stalled inter-Korean dialogue.

  • Need to shift focus from border with Pak to that with China: Army chief

    New Delhi : India needs to shift focus from its border with Pakistan to that with China, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Friday, cautioning that the country cannot allow its neighbours to drift towards China, virtually asking the government to effectively implement its ‘neighbourhood first’ policy.

  • Have a good relationship with Kim, says US Prez

    New York : US President Donald Trump has signalled that he has developed a “good relationship” with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, despite tensions between them.

  • NRI Google techie held for molesting US woman

    New Delhi : A 22-year-old NRI, working as a software engineer for Google on contract basis, has been arrested for allegedly molesting a US woman in a five-star hotel here, police said on Friday. Police said Anmol Singh Kharbanda met and struck a conversation with the 52-year-old woman at the hotel bar around 10 pm on January 8.  “Kharbanda, a California-based Non-Resident Indian, met the victim in the lounge and introduced himself

  • Young guns help Asia take lead

    Kuala Lumpur : Experienced golfers Anirban Lahiri and SSP Chawrasia failed to fire but young Asian stars sizzled as the Arjun Atwal-led team grabbed a historic opening day 3 ½ to 2 ½ lead over the star-studded European squad at the third EurAsia Cup here on Friday.

  • PIL in SC to declare sexual assault as gender-neutral

    New Delhi : A fresh PIL was filed in the Supreme Court seeking to declare the offences of rape, sexual assault, outraging of modesty, voyeurism and stalking in the Indian Penal Code as gender-neutral.