Free Press Journal
  • Illegal immigration: Indians among over 100 held in US

    New York : Over 100 people, including some Indians, have been detained by the US border patrol and immigration officials in separate enforcement actions for illegally entering and living in the country.

  • Trump inks $717bn defence policy bill

    Washington: US President Donald Trump signed into law the $717 billion annual defence policy bill, the earliest in the year the bill has become law in more than four decades.

  • Polish tourist’s ‘Kiki challenge’ puts Pak airlines under fire

    KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has come under fire over a promotional video made by the national flag carrier in collaboration with a Polish tourist who is seen doing ‘Kiki challenge’ inside an empty aircraft. A video went viral of Polish tourist Eva Bianka Zubeck performed the ‘Kiki challenge’ with the national flag wrapped on her body.

  • Bus accident in Ecuador kills 22

    Quito: Twenty-two people were killed and 18 injured  when an inter-country bus crashed outside Ecuador’s capital Quito, emergency services said on Tuesday.

  • Israel, Egypt held secret meeting over Gaza: Report

    Jerusalem : Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a secret meeting with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo in May over the issue of the Gaza Strip, a media report said on Monday.

  • Indian IT cos exploiting visa loophole: UK think-tank

    London: An immigration research think tank here on Tuesday accused Indian companies of exploiting a “gaping loophole” in the intra-company transfer (ICT) visa route to bring in thousands of workers from India, denying resident British workers jobs in the IT industry.

  • FATF team visits Pak to review progress on action plan

    Islamabad: A team of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has arrived in Islamabad to review the progress made by Pakistan on the action plan it issued earlier this year to counter money laundering and terror financing, a media report said on Tuesday.