Free Press Journal
  • Twitter users around world face another worldwide outage

    San Francisco: For the second time this week, Twitter users around world faced difficulties in sharing their thoughts on the microblogging platform, the media reported. Twitter confirmed the problem on Friday and said it had resolved the issue.

  • SSC CHSL 2018: SSC releases answer keys, check on ssc.nic.in

    The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) released the answer keys of Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Tier 1 exam. The exam was from March 4 to March 26, 2018, through computer-based mode. All the candidates who appeared for examination can visit the official website to check the answer key–ssc.nic.in.

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    Music fraternity and fans mourn the sudden demise of Swedish DJ Avicii  

    New Delhi: The news of the sudden demise of Swedish DJ Avicii has left the music fraternity in a state of deep shock. Musicians including David Guetta, Calvin Harris, Charlie Puth, Zedd, Rita Ora, Ryan Tedder, among others took to their Twitter pages to express grief over the loss.

  • Mumbai Crime: 36-year-old diamond merchant abducted at gunpoint, stripped and filmed

    On Wednesday, a 36-year-old diamond merchant from Surat was abducted at gunpoint in Juhu by a person who the victim refused to give a loan. According to Hindustan Times, the prime accused who has been identified as Satya Shinde — a playing card club owner in Borivali– wanted a loan from the victim, Ravikumar Jayantilal Tummar, but he refused to give a loan. Shinde, with accomplices, then hatched a plan to abduct

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    Hyderabad: Diesel smuggling racket busted, 4 held Hyderabad

    Telangana: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Friday arrested four persons after busting a diesel smuggling racket and seized fuel worth Rs. 1 crore. According to a press release by Additional Director General, DRI, Vivek Chaturvedi, the four people were smuggling diesel into India via Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh and Chennai from Dubai by declaring it as a ‘mineral spirit’.

  • Was the first one to know about Greg Chappell’s mail against Sourav Ganguly, reveals Virender Sehwag

    Kolkata: Virender Sehwag was the first to know about then coach Greg Chappell’s infamous e-mail against Sourav Ganguly during the 2005 Zimbabwe tour, the dashing former India opener revealed on Friday. “I used to take rest while fielding. I need a break of minimum five overs. I always told the umpire that I had a bad stomach and used to leave the field.

  • Commonwealth to be safer in cyberspace

    New Delhi: In a landmark declaration at the end of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London on Friday, the leaders of the 53 countries agreed to work closely to evaluate and strengthen their cybersecurity frameworks and response mechanisms, and unanimously agreed to take action on cybersecurity by 2020.

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    Indore: Eight-month-old girl brutally killed after rape attempt

    Indore: Much to the shame of Indore, an eight-month-old girl was attempted rape and brutally killed in center of the city on Friday. The killer later dumped the body in the basement from the gape of gate and fled. A man, who is captured in CCTV taking the girl along, was identified by the police and he was detained but the police. An Assistant Sub Inspector of Sarafa police station was also

  • CRPF officer killed in gunfight with Maoists

    Raipur: An officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officer was killed in a gunfight with the Maoists in a dense forest in the insurgency-hit Sukma district of Chhattisgarh, police said today.

  • Indian-American teen wins $100K in Jeopardy college quiz contest

    New York: Indian-American teenager, Dhruv Gaur, has won the $100,000 Jeopardy college quiz championship. The first-year student at Ivy League Brown University emerged the champion on Friday in the two-day final round of the college edition of America’s most popular quiz show televised nation-wide.

  • Sushma Swaraj departs for two-nation visit

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Saturday morning departed for a two-nation visit to China and neigbouring Mongolia from 21 to 26 April. The External Affairs Minister will participate in a ministerial-level meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), where India became a full member in 2017.

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    Uttar Pradesh: Lady sub-inspector suspended for demanding pizza from restaurant owner, for filing an FIR

    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh): A lady Sub-Inspector was allegedly suspended for demanding pizza from a restaurant owner, who came to register a complaint in Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow. The incident is of Hazratganj Police Station, where the owner, Rohit Berry went to the police station to file a case against an unknown man, who did not pay for the food in the restaurant.

  • PM Narendra Modi arrives in India after three-nation tour, received by Sushma Swaraj

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday morning arrived here, after wrapping up his three-nation tour. The Prime Minister was received by External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj. He visited three countries including Sweden, the UK and Germany. Prime Minister Modi undertook his first visit to Sweden on April 16 to 17 at the invitation of Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven. He attended India-Nordic Summit there, besides addressing a gathering of select