Free Press Journal
  • At least 50 dead in Nigeria mosque bombing: police

    Kano (Nigeria): At least 50 people were killed today in a suicide bomb blast at a mosque in the northeastern town of Mubi, in Adamawa state, northeast Nigeria, police said.

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    No nuclear strike in 2 months: Is Kim Jong-un unwell?

    Pyongyang: It seems like North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is not keeping well these days as the country has not launched any ballistic missile since last two months. North Korea, who staged repeated weapons tests in the recent past, has been noticeably quiet in the past 60 days, leading to fears about the health of its leader, says a report by News.com.au.

  • 20 ISIS, Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

    Kabul: At least 20 militants belonging to the Taliban insurgent group and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were killed in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. According to the Khaama Press, the 201st Silab Corps in the East said the militants were killed during the operations in three different districts in the past 24 hours.

  • Govt raises Rs 14,500 cr from Bharat-22 ETF

    This is the highest-ever NFO collection in the history of mutual funds in India.  The ETF saw bids of nearly Rs 32,000 crore coming in, with FIIs bidding for one-third of the money.

  • Mugabe ignores deadline to resign

    Once-formidable Mugabe is now a virtually powerless figure, making his continued incumbency all the more unusual and extending Zimbabwe’s political limbo.

  • Kenya SC confirms President’s poll win

    Nairobi : The Supreme Court of Kenya on Monday upheld the results of a presidential re-run held in October declaring President Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner, paving the way for his swearing-in next week.

  • Germany in political turmoil as coalition negotiations fail

    Berlin : Chancellor Angela Merkel was left scrambling for ways to drag Germany out of crisis today after high-stakes talks to form a new government collapsed, potentially forcing Europe’s top economy into snap elections.

  • Indian-origin man shot while protecting son from robbers

    New York : An Indian-origin man in the US was shot at while trying to protect his son from some unidentified robbers who tried to barge into their house, a media report said on Monday.

  • Cult leader of 1960s dead

    Los Angeles : Charles Manson, the psychopathic guru who masterminded a savage killing spree in the US that shocked the world, has died aged 83, California prison officials have said.

  • China objects to Kovind’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh

    Beijing : China on Monday strongly objected to President Ram Nath Kovind’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh, saying India should refrain from “complicating” the border dispute when bilateral relations are at a crucial “moment”.