Free Press Journal

From Fadnavis chopper crash to Pakistani nationals arrest in Bengaluru: Top 5 trending stories of the day


Kumble won’t get auto extension, BCCI invites applications for Team India head coach
The BCCI today invited applications for head coach’s post, sending a reminder to head coach Anil Kumble that he will not get an automatic extension after his current term expires at the end of Champions Trophy.

Watch Video: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis’ chopper crashes in Latur
A video has emerged of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ chopper crash, in which he had a lucky escape. Fadnavis’ chopper crashed earlier in the day, creating a panic amongst his family members, close aides and citizens. The accident happened at Latur today. Fortunately, CM and his associates escaped unhurt.

UP: One killed, women molested on Jewar-Bulandshahr highway
Armed miscreants looted a family, killed one of its members and molested women near Jewar in Uttar Pradesh early on Thursday morning, police said. The incident occurred some 60 km from here on the Jewar-Bulandshahr highway around 1.30 a.m. when eight members, including four women, of a Greater Noida-based family, was headed to Bulandshahr to visit an ailing relative in a hospital there.

Tejas Express: Headphones stolen, screens damaged. Luxury travel, anyone?
The much talked about Tejas Express was started with much fun and fare. When the train started from CST on Monday, it was well equipped but when it returned from Goa on Tuesday the high-quality headphones were missing and also the 9-inch infotainment screens were damaged.

Three Pakistanis held with fake Indian identity cards in Bengaluru
Three suspected Pakistan nationals, including two women, were arrested in the city with fake Indian identity cards and fake passports, police said on Thursday. The city Crime Branch police found the accused staying in a rented house in the city’s south-west suburb following a raid after a tip-off.