Free Press Journal
  • Puducherry Collector issues precautionary steps for Nipah virus

    Puducherry: In the wake of the sudden outbreak of Nipah virus in Kerala, the Collector Office, Pudducherry on Saturday issued an advisory, mentioning preventive steps to be taken in high-risk areas to check the spread of the contagious disease.

  • SC sets aside Himachal HC order denying relief to IFS officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has set aside a high court order that had declined to interfere with a plea made by Indian Forest Service officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi seeking a stay on a criminal defamation complaint filed against him by Himachal Pradesh Chief Secretary Vineet Chawdhary.

  • Ahead of party launch, Bhaichung Bhutia says open to third front

    New Delhi: Former Indian footballer Bhaichung Bhutia, who is set to formally launch his political party on Thursday, has said that he is “open to” the idea of a federal front of regional parties but made clear that his priority would be to first defeat the ruling Sikkim Democratic Party.

  • CBSE result 2018: CBSE class 12th results announced; check scores on cbse.nic.in

    The Central Board of Secondary Education CBSE has declared the Central Board of Secondary Education CBSE Class 12 Board Results 2018 on its official website cbse.nic.in. According to ANI, the overall pass percentage is 83.01% & the top three regions are Trivandrum (97.32%), Chennai (93.87%) and Delhi (89%). Meghna Srivastava, from Ghaziabad, has topped the exams with 499 marks out of 500.

  • UBSE Results 2018: Uttarakhand Board declares results of Class 10, Class 11 and Class 12, check results at ubse.uk.gov.in

    The Uttarakhand Board of School Education (UBSE) has declared the results of Class 10, Class 11 and Class 12. The students who have appeared for the examination can check the result on the board’s official website ubse.uk.gov.in or uaresults.nic.in, the results can be accessed on uttarakhand.indiaresults.com. The Class 10 exams were conducted by UBSE from March 6 to March 24, Class 12 examination from March 5 to March 24. This year, a

  • Harsh Vardhan blames Congress for Sterlite protests

    New Delhi, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday blamed the previous Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government for the violent anti-Sterlite protests in Tamil Nadu’s Thoothukudi. At least 13 people were killed and more than 60 injured in the police firing during a protest against the construction of a new smelter plant by Sterlite copper mining Industries in Thoothukudi.

  • Kairana Lok Sabha bypoll: Security being stepped up for bypoll

    Muzaffarnagar: Ahead of the May 28 Lok Sabha bypoll in Kairana, authorities have tightened security and are taking other steps to ensure a fair election, a police official has said. The district authorities have divided the Uttar Pradesh constituency into 14 zones and 143 sectors, the official said.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Massive forest fire breaks out in Rajouri

    Rajouri (Jammu & Kashmir): A massive fire broke out in a forest in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri on Friday. Locals said that the situation was out of control as the fire was spreading rapidly, adding that even the officials were finding it difficult to contain the fire.