Free Press Journal
  • Pliskova holds off Azarenka in Madrid

    MADRID : World number six Karolina Pliskova held her nerve to secure a hard-fought 6-2, 1-6 7-5 victory over Victoria Azarenka in round two of the Madrid Open.

  • Lahiri has a lot to make up for this week at PLAYERS

    Ponte Vedra Beach : Anirban Lahiri has more than a few things to set right this week at the PLAYERS Championships as he is in danger of dropping out of top-100 for the first time in more than four years.

  • VHP strips Togadia supporters of responsibilities in Gujarat

    Ahmedabad : Weeks after Pravin Togadia quit as the international working president of the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), the right-wing organisation has stripped six of its office-bearers, including its Gujarat unit chief Kaushik Mehta, of all responsibilities, apparently for extending support to the Hindutva leader, who had criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • PM to inaugurate alternate route to Vaishno Devi shrine

    Jammu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will formally inaugurate Tarakote Marg, an alternate seven kilometre track to the famous Vaishno Devi shrine in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir, next week, an official said on Tuesday.

  • Melania Trump unveils her formal platform, tells children to ‘Be Bets’

    Washington : Melania Trump, nearly 16 months into her tenure as First Lady, has at last revealed her formal platform: “Be Best”, ae comprehensive programme which will focus on well-being, fighting opioid abuse and positivity on social media, media reported.

  • HC exempts CBI chief from personal appearance

    Shimla : The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Tuesday exempted the CBI Director from personal appearance in the Kotkhai rape and murder case after accepting an affidavit filed by him.

  • Bareilly Dargah issues fatwa against Jinnah portrait

    Bareilly (UP) : In the wake of the controversy over Jinnah’s portrait in Aligarh Muslim University, Dargah Aala Hazrat, in Bareilly, has issued a fatwa stating that no Muslim should stand by Md. Ali Jinnah, as he is the “founder of an enemy nation”.