Free Press Journal
  • Hijab ban: UK schools watchdog backs Indian-origin principal      

    London : An Indian-origin school principal, who was likened to German dictator Adolf Hitler for banning wearing hijab by girls under eight, on Thursday got crucial support from the UK’s schools watchdog which said it will back heads who take “tough decisions” in the interests of their pupils.

  • Eriksen stuns Man United, Chelsea crashes

    London : Tottenham’s Christian Eriksen scored within 11 seconds on Wednesday to overshadow Alexis Sanchez’s Premier League debut for Manchester United, while Chelsea crashed to a 3-0 defeat by Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge.

  • Praveen misses golden double, Kerala’s Ancy wins two medals

    New Delhi : Tamil Nadu’s C Praveen hopes of a golden double was pipped at the post by Bhupender Singh of Haryana as he had to settle for a silver in the boy’s long jump at the first Khelo India School Games, here on Thursday.