Free Press Journal
  • Modi must speak up on paper leak issue: Congress

    Alleging that govt was ‘involved in full-time politics and part-time governance’, Congress leader Pawan Khera accused it of keeping parents and students in the dark

  • Syria’s regime may retake one-time rebel enclave

    The deal, brokered by regime ally Russia, would see fighters with the Jaish al-Islam rebel faction leave Ghouta’s town of Douma for opposition-held territory in N Syria.

  • India will play supportive role in Nepal’s progress: Oli

     Kathmandu : India will play a supportive role in Nepal’s development, Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli on Sunday said, ahead of his maiden visit to India since assuming office to strengthen bilateral relations, according to a media report.

  • ‘Cong-mukt Bharat’ is just a political slogan: RSS chief

    Pune : Underlining the RSS’s “inclusive” character, its chief Mohan Bhagwat on Sunday said slogans like ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ were mere political phrases and not part of the language of the Sangh.

  • Perennial waterfall goes dry in Goa; mining blamed

    Panaji : A perennial waterfall in Goa, revered by locals and visitors for its religious significance and natural beauty, has dried up, with the villagers blaming it on the reckless mining activity.

  • Tibetans to host ‘Thank You India’ campaign in Delhi

    Dharamsala: Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit will preside over the opening ceremony of the Cultural Festival of Tibet event, a part of the year-long ‘Thank You India’ campaign organised by the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), in New Delhi on Monday, it was announced on Sunday.

  • Joshua goes the distance, beats Parker

    Cardiff : Anthony Joshua was taken the distance for the first time in his professional career before winning a unanimous points decision in his world heavyweight title unification fight with Joseph Parker in Cardiff.

  • Gail arm to invest Rs 3,000 cr in Dabhol terminal

    Dabhol : The newly-created arm of state-run gas major Gail India, Konkan LNG, will pump in around Rs 3,000 crore to double the capacity at its liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal at Dabhol in the Konkan region of Maharashtra to 10 million tonne over the next three years.

  • CVC to take Aadhaar route to detect bureaucratic corruption

    New Delhi : The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) on Sunday said since Aadhaar was being made mandatory for numerous financial transactions and property deals, it could be used effectively in tracking the ill-gotten wealth of corrupt bureaucrats.

  • Indore hotel collapse: 10 dead; magisterial probe ordered

    Indore : The death toll in the Saturday night’s hotel collapse here rose to 10 with six more people succumbing to injuries, even as the district administration ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incident.

  • Messi rescues unbeaten Barca

    Seville : Lionel Messi rescued Barcelona’s unbeaten season as the La Liga leaders scored twice in the last three minutes to snatch a 2-2 draw at Sevilla.

  • Never borrow from private lenders, in times of cash crunch: Adv Manoj Harit

    Mumbai : Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have been generating not just employment but also revenue. MSMEs are a good source of revenue for the government as well. But unfortunately, they end up fighting a fierce battle when it comes to financing their needs, Advocate Manoj Harit pointed.

  • Body of infant snatched away by monkey found

    Bhubaneswar: A newborn, who had been snatched away by a monkey from its mother’s side on Saturday at Talabasta village of Banki in Cuttack district, was found dead today inside a well near the house, the police said.

  • Tata Chemicals’ AP project to be ready by next year

     Mumbai : Tata Chemicals’ nutraceuticals project at Nellore in Andhra Pradesh being developed with an investment of Rs 275 crore is expected to be ready by 2019, a top company official said.

  • Zlatan’s double seals Galaxy fightback

    Los Angeles : Zlatan Ibrahimovic announced his arrival in Major League Soccer with two goals on his debut including an injury-time winner as the Los Angeles Galaxy fought back from three goals down to beat Los Angeles FC 4-3.

  • CIL sets 20 GW solar power generation goal

    New Delhi : State-owned miner Coal India (CIL) is planning to generate about 20,000 megawatt (MW) in the next 10 years as part of its diversification plan, a senior company official has said.