Free Press Journal
  • IPL 2018 Match 45 DD vs RCB: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    Already out of contention for the Indian Premier League (IPL) play-offs, bottom-placed Delhi Daredevils will attempt to end the season on a bright note when they face laggards Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at the Ferozshah Kotla on Saturday. The RCB are currently at the penultimate spot in the points table after managing to win just three of their 10 outings so far and need to win each of their remaining four games

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    Thane CDR scam: Crime Branch makes 14th arrest

    Thane: One more person was arrested by Thane Police’s Crime Branch in connection with the Call Detail Record (CDR) racket that it is investigating, taking the number of persons arrested to 14, officials said today. Senior Inspector Nitin Thakre told PTI that Laxman Thakur, whose name cropped during the interrogation of some of the arrested accused, was nabbed yesterday evening.

  • Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018: First-time voters get free dosas in Bengaluru

    Bengaluru: In a bid to encourage first-time voters, an eatery here was giving away free dosas to those had voted in the Karnataka assembly election on Saturday. The eatery at Nrupathunga Road here was also giving free coffee to other voters after seeing the ink-mark on their fingers and their voters card.

  • Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018: 61% voter turnout recorded till 5 pm

    Bengaluru: Karnataka is all set to vote today for electing its 15th Legislative Assembly after a fortnight-long bitter campaign by the Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S). Vote count will take place on May 15.

  • Maharashtra: Section 144 imposed in Aurangabad after violent clashes erupt, two dead

    Aurangabad: Two persons died and around fifty others, including a dozen policemen, were injured as clashes broke out between two communities in Aurangabad city in Central Maharashtra last night, police said. The situation was under control since this afternoon, but the district administration has clamped prohibitory orders under section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure banning assembly of people and suspended Internet services, said a senior police official.

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    Thane CDR scam: Crime Branch makes 14th arrest

    Thane: One more person was arrested by Thane Police’s Crime Branch in connection with the Call Detail Record (CDR) racket that it is investigating, taking the number of persons arrested to 14, officials said today.

  • Karnatak polls: Protests break out in Dharwad polling booth

    Dharwad (Karnataka): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers on Saturday staged a protest during the polling for Karnataka Assembly elections in Dharwad constituency, alleging that polling staff at a booth were asking people to vote for Congress candidate, Vinay Kulkarni.

  • Karnataka Elections 2018: Illegal liquor seized from Bidar MLA Ashok Kheny’s residence

    Bidar: Income Tax officials and the Excise Department on Friday conducted a raid at the residence of Bidar MLA Ashok Kheny and seized illegal liquor. District Election Commissioner A Shravan told ANI that an FIR has been lodged against Karnataka Makkala Paksha (KMP) leader as he had failed to show any bills to the officers who raided his residence.

  • Sibling rivialry! Kriti Sanon’s sister Nupur Sanon gears up for Bollywood

    Kriti Sanon’s sister, Nupur Sanon is gearing up to make her mark as an actor in Bollywood. The talented girl who rose to fame post the success of her music videos, aspires to become a heroine and not a singer. Having been trained for several acting workshops under Mukesh Chhabra, Prashant Singh and Abhishek Pandey, Nupur wants to leave no stone unturned ensuring she is Bollywood-ready.

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    Give Goa a chief minister, opposition Congress tells Amit Shah

    Panaji: The opposition Congress, on the eve of BJP president Amit Shah’s visit to the state tomorrow, demanded that he should either “give Goa its chief minister” or “take back this undemocratically installed government”.

  • Iraqis vote in first election since IS defeat

    Baghdad: Millions of Iraqis across the country headed to vote on Saturday for their representatives in Parliament, for the first time after the full territorial defeat of Islamic State (IS) terror group in Iraq. The polls kicked off at 7 a.m. and will continue till 6 p.m. Iraqi Vice President Nuri al-Maliki was the first top official to vote at a polling centre in the heavily fortified Green Zone in central Baghdad.

  • AMU portrait row: It’s about anything but Muhammad Ali Jinnah, says versity community over controversy

    Aligarh: There is consensus not only among the students, teachers and the administration of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) but also locals that, contrary to the perception created by media reports, the recent controversy and violence around the over the 143-year-old varsity has little to do with the portrait of Muhammad Ali Jinnah. And there is more to it than what meets the eye.