Free Press Journal
  • Storm blasts central US with snow and wind, kills 3

     Minneapolis : A storm system stretching from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes has buffeted the central US with heavy snow, winds, rain and hail, forcing flight cancellations, creating treacherous road conditions and killing at least three people, including a sleeping 2-year-old Louisiana girl.

  • Barca sets 39-game unbeaten record

    Barcelona :Barcelona has set a new La Liga record by remaining unbeaten for a 39th league round, following its 2-1 win over Valencia.

  • Jaitley takes oath as RS member for new term

    New Delhi : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, re-elected to the Rajya Sabha last month, on Sunday took oath for a new six-year term.

  • Togadia targets Modi after quitting VHP

    Ahmedabad : A day after quitting the Vishwa Hindu Parishad in wake of his nominee losing an organisational poll, firebrand leader Pravin Togadia on Sunday launched a vicious attack against the Modi government at the Centre.

  • Amazon, Flipkart to drive growth in cargo segment

    New Delhi : The e-retail industry led by the likes of Amazon and Flipkart has brought about a major disruption in the domestic cargo sector with an expected contribution of about Rs 5,000 crore this fiscal, of which the air cargo segment would garner around Rs 1,000 crore, a report said.

  • Embassy to invest $1 bn in warehousing space

    Mumbai : Betting big on the growing demand for warehousing, Embassy Industrial Parks plans to invest around $1 billion in 3-4 years to take its total space 30 million sq ft, a senior company official said.

  • Ayurved gaining popularity across globe: Chhattisgarh CM

    Raipur : Chhattisgarh Chief Minister, Raman Singh said that Ayurved line of medical treatment is gaining popularity across the world. The demand for Ayurved medicines is increasing by the day. The demand for Ayurved medicines is increasing by 15-16 per cent all over the globe.

  • Law Minister may meet CJI to discuss govt-judiciary rift

    New Delhi : Amid growing differences between the government and the judiciary over a host of issues, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad is likely to meet Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra later this month.

  • Bihar, UP council polls: BJP declares candidates list

    New Delhi: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi is among the 13 candidates the BJP on Sunday announced for Bihar and Uttar Pradesh legislative council seats with an eye on social equations aimed at consolidating its votes.

  • J’khand CM remembers Ambedkar’s way of life during Ambedkar Jayanti

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das said that to move forward in life, everyone has to walk on the path of Bharat Ratna Baba Saheb Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar. He said that Baba Saheb wanted to create society where equality, love and peace prevailed. He also emphasised on education and believed that first educate yourself and then society. Das added that everyone should take inspiration from his life. The Chief Minister was addressing people

  • Vikas Yatras to be taken out in all districts from May 1: CM Chouhan

    Bhopal : Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has issued instructions to immediately purchase wheat, gram, mustard and red lentils and deposit payment in the accounts of farmers without delay. He said that farmers should not face any kind of inconvenience.

  • Rewriting is part of writing history, says ICHR chief

    New Delhi : The debate in the country on rewriting history is unnecessary as certain “exaggerations” need to be removed from time to time, Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR) Chairman Arvind Jamkhedkar has said.

  • Rs 20,000 cr in the budget for farmers, says Chouhan

    Bhopal : Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that a provision of Rs 20,000 crore has been made in the budget for the farmers. This amount will be deposited in the bank accounts of the farmers under various schemes. The Chief Minister gave this information at a Kisan Sammelan and the foundation laying ceremony of Chipaner Micro Lift Irrigation Scheme worth Rs 516.11 crore in Gopalpur in Nasrullahganj tehsil of Sehore