Free Press Journal
  • Mumbai Crime: Woman refuses to attend relative’s wedding, husband kills her in fit of rage

    In yet another incident of crime and murder, The Bhandup police arrested a man, hours after his wife was found dead at their residence in Bhandup on Friday morning. According to the cops investigating the case the accused tried to pass of the murder as an incident of a robbery gone awry, but the circumstantial evidence gave him away.

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    US President Donald Trump to host South Korean President Moon Jae-in on May 22

    Washington: US President Donald Trump will meet with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in at the White House on May 22, ahead of the real estate mogul’s summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un, the administration said on Friday. “This third summit between the two leaders affirms the enduring strength of the US-Republic of Korea alliance and the deep friendship between our two countries,” White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement.

  • Former US President George H.W. Bush released from hospital  

    Washington: Former US President George H.W. Bush has been discharged from Houston’s Methodist Hospital where he had been hospitalised in April after contracting an infection, according to his spokesman, Jim McGrath.

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    Student of Jadavpur University alleges sexual assault for smoking

    Kolkata: An FIR was lodged against an unidentified person for allegedly sexually assaulting a 23-year-old student of Jadavpur University. The girl alleged that the person had sexually and physically assaulted her while she was inside an auto-rickshaw yesterday in Baghajatin area under Netaji Nagar Police station limits.

  • Prakash Raj, Bollywood, South star, Karnataka Assembly Election, Dabangg 2, Bollywood industry, Narendra Modi, Bhartiya Janata Party, BJP, Hindi Film industry

    Prakash Raj: Bollywood hasn’t offered me a role since I started criticising PM Narendra Modi

    South actor Prakash Raj who is known for solid performances in South as well as Hindi film has recently said that Bollywood industry has boycotted him. Yes, the ‘Dabangg 2’ actor told a web portal that since October last year, Hindi film industry side-lined him as he started criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP).

  • Google to verify advertisers buying political advertisements

    San Francisco: Learning from the Facebook fiasco, Google has rolled out new policies for verifying election advertisers in the US that require additional verification for anyone who wants to purchase an election ad on Google in the country.

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    Michael Mosley wishes to work with Shilpa Shetty

    New Delhi: British author, medical journalist and television host Michael Mosley feels Indian actress Shilpa Shetty is a phenomenal enthusiast, and says it would be fun to work with her on some project. Mosley met the actress and had a session with her when he visited India on the first anniversary celebration of Sony BBC Earth earlier this year.

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    IPL 2018: 5 Talking points from Mumbai Indians’ win over Kings XI Punjab

    Defending champions Mumbai Indians kept their campaign alive with a win over Kings XI Punjab by six wickets at Indore on Friday. Mumbai, who have struggled right throughout the tournament won key phases of the game and would now look to string together a couple of wins to get some momentum at the business end of the tournament.

  • Sikkim: Decreasing fertility rate among indigenous inhabitants alarming

    Gangtok: Terming the decreasing fertility rate among the indigenous inhabitants of Sikkim as “alarming”, state Governor Shriniwas Patil has, however, lauded the Pawan Chamling government for making timely policy interventions to check the trend.

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    Sandesh Prasannakumar preparing for Thailand Superbike Championship 2018

    Sandesh Prannakumar is an arduous, meticulous and speed loving bike racer. Although it was not decided that he will be a bike racer one day, he was destined to be one. His inclination towards sports was however quite evident since his childhood. He even played Zonals under 14 cricket for a year and opted out as India’s most popular sport couldn’t hold his interest for

  • Guntur rape: Andhra CM announces Rs 5 lakh ex gratia

    Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh): Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday met the family and relatives of the nine-year-old girl who was raped by a 60-year-old man in Guntur on May 2 and announced Rs 5 Lakh ex gratia for her. He has also announced help for her studies.

  • 2nd Amendment won’t be under siege during my presidency: Donald Trump

    Washington: US President Donald Trump on Friday said the Second Amendment of the Constitution, which protects citizens’ right to bear arms, will never be under siege while he is President, and went on to praise members of the National Rifle Association (NRA) as true patriots.

  • Ujjain: Major overhaul of Pradesh Congress Committee on cards says Bala Bachchan

    Ujjain: MLA and newly-appointed Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) acting president Bala Bachchan visited Mahakal Temple on Friday and worshipped the Jyotirlingam. Later, talking informally with reporters, Bachchan said that a big overhaul of the party organisation was on the cards and new PCC executive was likely to be formed in a week. According to him efforts were being made to strengthen party structure.

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    Ujjain: Industrialists angry on imposition of user charges, increase in lease rent, stage dharna

    Ujjain: City industrialists staged dharna to protest against wrong policies of Ujjain Municipal Corporation and the state government at Tower Chowk on Friday. They also supported the protest of industrialists from different districts across the state. The industrialists were opposing increase in lease rent and imposing of users’ charges and adopting double taxing system.

  • Ujjain: Collector conducts surprise inspection at Krishi Upaj Mandi

    Ujjain: Collector Manish Singh conducted a surprise visit at Chimanganj Krishi Upaj Mandi on Friday and issued instructions to officials concerned to provide ease to the farmers. Persuading officials the collector said that purchase of wheat, gram, mustard and masoor is being conducted on government support price (GSP) at various purchase centres with an aim to provide reasonable rate to farmers of their crops.