Free Press Journal
  • Over 200 straded pilgrims at Kailash Mansarovar flown from Simikot

    Kathmandu: Scores of pilgrims stranded in Simikot of Northern Nepal has been flown out to lower regions with the improvement in the weather, the Indian mission to Nepal informed. “The condition is all well now. Most of the pilgrims stranded there were evacuated yesterday (Tuesday),” Pranav Ganesh, First Secretary of Indian Mission to Nepal, informed ANI without giving further details.

  • Ivanka Trump thanks ‘mentor and inspiration’ Indra Nooyi

    New York: An adviser to her father President Donald Trump, Ivanka Trump has said that Indra Nooyi has been her mentor and inspiration as she expressed her gratitude for the outgoing PepsiCo chief’s passionate engagement on various social issues.

  • Ivan Duque sworn in as Colombia’s new President

    Bogota: Ivan Duque has been swon in as the Colombian President in a ceremony held on the Plaza de Bolivar here. The Conservative political newcomer, who at 42 is the youngest Colombian President ever, was elected in June after a divisive election campaign where he saw off left-wing rival Gustavo Petro, BBC reported.

  • Imran Khan conditionally allowed to take oath as Pakistan National Assembly member

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s election commission on Tuesday conditionally allowed Imran Khan to take oath as member of the National Assembly as it withheld his victory notifications from two constituencies and declared him winner from three others from where he contested in the July 25 general elections.

  • China bans ‘Winnie the Pooh’ film over comparisons to President Xi Jinping

    Beijing: So, the Chinese government is petrified of Winnie the Pooh, a cartoon caricature? It would seem so, as Chinese censors have banned the release of “Christopher Robin”, an animated film adaptation of a story about “Winnie the Pooh.” They have apparently taken offence at the character’s comparison to President Xi Jinping. In fact, ‘Winnie the Pooh’ has become a light-hearted way for people across China to mock their President, the Guardian

  • Trump re-imposes Iran sanctions

    Washington : US President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued a strong warning to anyone trading with Iran, following his re-imposition of sanctions on the country.

  • PIO joins board of White House journalists body

    Washington : Anita Kumar has become the first Indian-American to be elected to the board of the White House Correspondents Association (WHCA), more than a century-old apex body of journalists covering the US president.

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    Swearing-in of Imran delayed?

    Islamabad  : Pakistan’s election commission on Tuesday withheld the victory notifications of Imran Khan from two of the five constituencies from where he contested in the July 25 general elections, possibly jeopardising his plans to be sworn-in as the new prime minister.