Free Press Journal
  • Portal for complaints on sex abuse videos: SC seeks report

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Centre to file a comprehensive and detailed status report about the progress of an online cyber crime reporting portal to block videos of sexual offences on social sites.

  • Pak army butchering Pashtoons like  animals, says  MQM

    Johannesburg : Pakistan’s Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has accused the country’s army chief, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, of “butchering” members of Pashtoon community like animals.

  • PSG wins French league title

    Monaco : Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) won the French league title after beating defending champion Monaco 7-1 on Sunday, with the crushing victory highlighting the obvious gulf between the two teams this season.

  • Pak court halts airing Sharif’s speeches for 15 days

    Lahore : A Pakistani court on Monday ordered the country’s electronic media watchdog to stop the TV channels from airing anti-judiciary speeches by ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and his other aides, and submit a report within 15 days.

  • HC sends West Bengal civic poll cases to bench

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Monday said petitions regarding panchayat polls in West Bengal will be heard by a single bench that stayed the election process. The single bench is scheduled to hear the petitions by the opposition parties as well as by the State Election Commission and ruling Trinamool Congress on Tuesday.

  • Juventus goes 6 points clear of Napoli 

    Milan : Juventus took a major step toward a seventh straight Serie A title on Sunday as it beat Sampdoria 3-0 after Napoli was held to a 0-0 draw at AC Milan.

  • Taj belongs to India, not religious boards: Mughal heir

    Agra : YH Tucy, who claims to be the great grandson of last Mughal Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar, said the Sunni Waqf Board has no claim over the Taj Mahal and Ayodhya’s Babri Masjid land.

  • SC refuses to block release of Nanak film

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the release of regional film “Nanak Shah Fakir” based on the life of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak Dev, saying the Constitution allows filmmakers to make any movie as long as it does not impinge on secularism.

  • PSV grabs Dutch title

    Eindhoven : PSV Eindhoven became the Netherlands football league champions for the 24th time after defeating rivals Ajax 3-0.

  • China’s multi-role fighter jets J-10C begins combat duty

    Beijing: China’s new indigenously developed multi-role stealth fighter jet J-10C, capable of striking precisely both land and maritime targets, were put into active combat duty today, the military said.

  • Former-First Lady Barbara Bush declines medical treatment

    Houston : Barbara Bush,  the US former first lady, has declined further medical treatment for her “failing health” and the 92-year-old will spend her time in “comfort care”,  a family spokesman has said.

  • Trackmen found working in senior officials’ homes

    New Delhi: The Northern Railway on Monday suspended some officials in the wake of allegations that they had employed trackmen as domestic helps in their residences. Responding to a TV report, General Manager of Northern Railway Vishwesh Chaube immediately directed that the officers concerned be placed under suspension forthwith.

  • Djokovic thrashes Lajovic in Monte Carlo opener

    Monte Carlo : Former world number one Novak Djokovic showed signs of a return to form with a 6-0, 6-1 thrashing of fellow Serb Dusan Lajovic in the Monte Carlo Masters first round on Monday.

  • UK faces outcry over treatment of ex-child immigrants

    London : A simmering dispute over Britain’s treatment of people who came to the country as children decades ago has erupted just as the country prepares to host leaders from the 53-nation Commonwealth.