Free Press Journal
  • No plans to repeal Section 377 after 2012 gangrape case: Govt tells LS

    NEW DELHI: The government had not considered repealing Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which criminalises consensual gay sex, while amending laws after the 2012 gang-rape case in Delhi, Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said on Tuesday.

  • Switzerland likely to share HSBC data in 10 days: Goyal

    New Delhi : Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that Swiss government is likely to share the HSBC accounts data in about 10 days, after the Supreme Court of Switzerland ordered it to share data with India.

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    Shah blocked from praising Centre’s pro-farmer stance

    New Delhi : Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah was frustrated on Tuesday in his attempt in the Rajya Sabha to sing laurels in praise of the Modi government for its pro-farmer stance to double the farm income by 2022.

  • Milos Raonic completes home double in Toronto

    Toronto : Milos Raonic posted a second Canadian victory on Monday, joining Peter Polansky in the second round of the ATP Toronto Masters after a 6-3, 6-4 defeat of David Goffin.

  • Congress committed to fight male-chauvinist RSS: Rahul

    New Delhi : Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said his party was working with other opposition parties to wage an ideological battle against the “purely male-chauvinist” RSS and its political front the BJP.

  • Venus Williams survives in Rogers Cup

    Montreal : Venus Williams advanced to the second round of the Rogers Cup after a 7-5, 6-1 victory over Caroline Dolehide on Monday.