Free Press Journal
  • ISRO launches two UK earth observation satellites; plans 10 missions for next six months

    Sriharikota (AP): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday launched the NovaSAR and S1-4 earth observation satellites of UK from the spaceport here and placed them in the designated orbit. NovaSAR is intended to be used for forest mapping, land use and ice cover monitoring, flood and disaster monitoring.

  • Nagpur mayor takes son to US on official junket

    Mumbai: The BJP Mayor of Nagpur Municipal Corporation took her son to the US on an official trip and introduced him as her Private Secretary (PS). The party has sought a clarification from the mayor, Nanda Jichkar, who was in San Francisco on an invitation from Governor of California Edmund G Brown Jr for a global conference of mayors on climate and energy.

  • Election strategist Prashant Kishor joins JDU ahead of Lok Sabha polls

    Patna: Poll strategist Prashant Kishor joined Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal (United) here on Sunday, party sources said. Kishor was inducted into the party by Kumar, who is also the national president of the JD(U), at the organisation’s state executive meeting which is underway at the chief minister’s official residence, the sources said.

  • PM Narendra Modi to visit Odisha on September 22

    Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Odisha on September 22 to hold two rallies and launch various projects, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Sunday.

  • Political throwback! Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel made a promise to Mahatma Gandhi which he fulfilled till his last breath

    Sardar Vallabbhai Patel aka Iron Man was the first Deputy Prime Minister of India, and he had a huge role in India’s Independence. Apart from Independence he had also played a pivotal role in the integration of over 500 princely states into the Indian Union. However, we all know that even Sardar Vallabbhai Patel was also in the race to become the first Prime Minister of Independent India but he had to satisfy himself

  • Bigg Boss 12: Contestants to stay in house decorated with beach-like interiors

    Lonavala: Bringing alive several elements of beach, the “Bigg Boss” house for season 12 looks nothing less than a holiday destination . The set has been designed by art director Omung Kumar and his wife Vanita. “Last time my wife said, we should have a beach house theme for ‘Bigg Boss’ as we were planning to buy a beach house in Goa. My wife was hell bount that we get a beach

  • Mayawati

    BJP government is exercising laxity on issue of mob lynching in the name of cow vigilantism: Mayawati

    Lucknow: Terming mob lynching in the name of cow vigilantism as a “blot on democracy”, BSP supremo Mayawati Sunday accused the BJP governments of  laxity and indifference on the issue. “The increasing tendency of indulging in mob lynching in the name of cow vigilantism in the BJP-ruled states is a blot on democracy, yet the governments are exercising laxity and are being indifferent to it,” Mayawati told reporters here.

  • JNU results, JNUSU polls 2018

    JNUSU polls 2018: United Left wins all 4 central panel posts

    New Delhi: The united front of Left student groups AISA, SFI, AISF, DSF won all four central panel posts in Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) polls, the election committee announced Sunday. The grouping’s presidential candidate N Sai Balaji won after bagging 2,161 votes.