Free Press Journal
  • Give more autonomy to northeastern people: Shashi Tharoor

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has called for giving more autonomy to the northeastern people and not adopting a one-size-fits-all approach as different areas of the region have different problems.

  • Miami Bridge collapse: Engineer had warned of cracks

    Miami: An engineer with the firm that designed the pedestrian bridge near the Florida International University (FIU) here that collapsed killing six people, had warned two days prior to the accident of “some cracking observed on the north end”, the media reported.

  • Mumbai, rape case, veteran actress files rape case, businessman, juhu police station

    Mumbai Crime: Guard gets life imprisonment for raping his 2 minor daughters

    Mumbai: In a shocking and woeful case of sexual assault, a private security guard was sentenced to life imprisonment on Friday on four counts for repeatedly raping his two minor daughters continuously over a period of 3 years, before being arrested in 2015.

  • Gudi Padwa

    Gudi Padwa 2018: Puja vidhi, Significance and how to hoist a Gudi

    The bright coloured silk cloth tied on a bamboo, adorned with need leaves and flowers are notable visuals during Gudi Padwa. Hoisting of Gudi signifies warding off evil and bringing in good luck and prosperity. The festival falls on the first day of Hindu month of Chaitra and marks the beginning of a New Year. According to mythology, it is the day when Lord Brahma created the Universe and hence is one

  • Indian Wells Masters: Milos Raonic books semi-final showdown with Del Potro

    Indian Wells: Milos Raonic, coming off an injury-riddled 2017, booked a semi-final clash with comeback king Juan Martin Del Potro at the ATP Tour’s Indian Wells Masters. The 27-year-old Raonic defeated American Sam Querrey 7-5 2-6 6-3 yesterday to pick up just his fourth match win of the season and is seeking to capture his ninth career ATP Tour title. He’ll be up against the eighth-ranked player in the world in Argentina’s

  • Irrfan Khan, Irrfan Khan's tumour, Doctor of Irrfan Khan's health, NeuroEndocrine Tumour, Rare disease, what is NeuroEndocrine Tumour, symptoms of NeuroEndocrine Tumour

    Irrfan Khan’s tumour can be removed surgically, says doctor

    New Delhi: In what could bring respite to Irrfan Khan‘s fans, who are in a state of shock after the actor revealed that he is diagnosed with NeuroEndocrine Tumour, a doctor said that former’s ‘rare disease’ is curable. Dr. Saumitra Rawat, HOD, Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplant, Sri Ganga Ram Hospital, talked to ANI on the matter and gave some insights about its nature and medication.

  • Bihar beheading shocker: Sushil Kumar Modi says Darbhanga beheading case a land dispute not because of PM Modi

    A horrifying incident which took place yesterday in Bihar’s Darbhanga district, where a man was beheaded for naming a chowk after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on which Bihar’s Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, has said that, “Totally false that murder in Darbhanga case of naming Modi Chowk. Case of a land dispute. Board was put long back, Murder has nothing to do with Board.”

  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Nawazuddin Siddiqui's CDR controversy, Nawazuddin Siddiqui lawyer, Nawazuddin Siddiqui lawyer arrested, Nawazuddin Siddiqui call date records case, CDR, Thane, Anjali Siddiqui, Rizwan Siddiqui

    Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s lawyer arrested in call data records case

    Thane: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui‘s advocate Rizwan Siddiqui has been arrested by the Thane Crime Branch in connection with a Call Data Records (CDR) racket that was unearthed in January. Rizwan had allegedly obtained the CDR of the Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s wife Anjali Siddiqui from private detectives. He will be produced before the Thane court on Saturday.

  • Ujjain: 2,75,000 lamps to be lit on banks of Kshipra, record to be created Vedic antakshari held as part of Vikramotsava-2018

    Ujjain: A Vedic Antakshari competition was organised at Mahakal Pravachan Hall during the Vikram Mahotsava-2018 on Friday. It was jointly organised by the Anushthan Mandapam, Jyotish Academy, Mahakaleshwar Temple Management Committee, Maharishi Panini Sanskrit University, Maharishi Sandipani National Ved Vidya Pratishthan, School of Studies in Sanskrit Vikram University and Government Sanskrit College.

  • Nidahas Trophy: Bangladesh dressing room glass door found broken

    Nidahas Trophy might not have created enough buzz, but during Sri Lanka’s match vs Bangladesh on Friday (March 16) tempers got flared and a lot of bad blood emerged after Bangla tigers win over Lankan Lions at Colombo.

  • Ujjain: Meeting of Krishi upaj mandi held

    Ujjain: A general meeting of Krishi upaj mandi was held on Friday. During the meeting it was decided that a colour sortex plant will be set up for grading and sorting of crops at Chimanganj Krishi Upaj Mandi. The meeting was headed by mandi head Bahadursingh Bormundla.

  • Ujjain: ‘Shanichari amavasya’ to be celebrated today

    Ujjain: Devotees began pouring into the city to observe ‘shanichari amavasya’ and bathe in the holy river Kshipra. According to astrologers this amavasya is a ‘bhutdi amavasya’ too and devotees can start bathing in the river from Saturday early morning.

  • Ujjain: High profile sex racket busted, students among 18 taken into custody

    Ujjain: A high profile sex racket was busted in the city in a joint operation carried out by the crime branch and Mahila Thana Police. In all 18 males and females, involved in sex racket, were caught red handed from two hotels on Indore road here on Friday.

  • India-US trade relationship have most friction: White House

    Washington: Trade is one aspect of India-US relationship that has the most friction, a senior White House official has said even as he underlined that the Trump Administration is looking for a “free, fair and reciprocal” trade with India.

  • Ujjain: Nav Samvat-Nav Vichar to celebrate Akhil Bhartiya Vikramotsav

    Ujjain: Nav Samvat-Nav Vichar institute’s Akhil Bhartiya Vikramotsav celebrations will begin on the Hindu new year on Sunday and end on Ram Navami on March 25. Programs during the celebrations will be held in three categories namely resolution, art and idea.

  • Bhopal: Police fail to unnerve eve teasers Parade of habitual offenders held

    Bhopal: The police department’s crack down on habitual offenders has failed to unnerve the eve teasers. Despite taking our parade of criminals and making immediate arrests, several complaints of molestation were reported in the city in last 24 hours.