Free Press Journal
  • French President Emmanuel Macron to visit Russia on May 24

    Paris : French President Emmanuel Macron is scheduled to pay a two-day visit to Russia, commencing on May 24. The two leaders are set to discuss Iran, Syria and Ukraine during their meeting, the Kremlin said.

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    Heatwave warning for Karachi, Sindh in Pakistan

    Karachi: The Pakistan Meteorological Department has issued a three-day heatwave warning for Karachi and Sindh. Yesterday, the temperatures soared to 44 degrees Celsius in Karachi and 46 degrees Celsius in other parts of the southern Sindh province, making life difficult for the people, particularly those fasting in the month of Ramazan.

  • Trump, Moon talk NKorea’s recent threat to scrap summit

    Seoul : US President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Sunday discussed North Korea’s recent threats to cancel its unprecedented summit with Washington, Seoul’s presidential office said.

  • PML-F leader raises shoe at Sindh assembly deputy speaker

    Islamabad : Sindh assembly in Pakistan broke into a commotion as a Member of Parliament assembly from Pakistan Muslim League-Functional (PML-F) raised a shoe at deputy speaker Shehla Raza.

  • IS begins quitting last pocket of Syria’s southern Damascus

    Beirut : Islamic State group fighters began evacuating their final stronghold in southern Damascus on Sunday, a monitor said, bringing Syria’s government closer than ever to flushing out the last threat to the capital.

  • Torrential rains hit Sri Lanka, affects life

    Three people were killed. A woman died in the Badalkumbura area in Moneragala as a tree fell on her and two people were struck by lightning.

  • Gunman blasted through door, lingered for about 30 minutes

    Santa Fe (US) : The suspect in the Texas school shooting began his attack by firing a shotgun through an art classroom door, shattering a glass pane and sending panicked students to the entryway to block him from getting inside, witnesses said.

  • Meghan Markle promises more time for Mumbai charity

    London :  Newly-wed Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, has promised to give more time to the Indian charity handpicked for donations in lieu of gifts for her royal wedding to Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex. As the 36-year-old former actress mingled with the 600 guests invited to St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle on Saturday, she told Mumbai-based Myna Mahila Foundation founder that she was looking forward to giving more time to the

  • Sharif’s 26/11 remarks: Pak blocks English daily

    Washington : Pakistani authorities have blocked the circulation of a leading English daily in many parts of the country, a media watchdog has alleged, days after the newspaper published ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s controversial remarks on the 2008 Mumbai terror attack.