Free Press Journal
  • Game show contestant confuses Barack Obama with Osama Bin Laden on national platform: Watch

    Recently a Turkish KBC contestant trended on social media after she failed to answer ‘Where is Great Wall of China?’. Another contestant, Evan Kaufman was on the American television show ‘The $100,000 Pyramid’, made a very bad mistake when he confused former US President Barack Obama with Osama bin Laden.

  • Pak Army summons ex-ISI chief Durrani For book co-authored with ex-RAW chief

    Islamabad : Pakistan’s powerful army has summoned former ISI chief Asad Durrani on May 28 to seek clarification over a book he co-authored with India’s ex-spy chief AS Dulat, accusing him of ‘violating’ the military code of conduct. Lt Gen (retd) Durrani, who headed ISI agency from 1990 till 1992, along with Dulat has written “The Spy Chronicles: RAW, ISI and the Illusion of Peace”. The book was released on Wednesday.

  • No ‘deal’ between Pakistan, US to release doctor who tracked Osama bin Laden

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s Foreign Office (FO) on Thursday confirmed that no “deal” is being weaved between Islamabad and Washington DC to release physician Dr Shakeel Afridi who aided the United States (US) to track down former Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in 2011.

  • Doc who helped CIA track Laden shifted

    Peshawar : Shakil Afridi, a doctor who helped the US’ Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) track down Osama Bin Laden and is serving a jail term, has been shifted to an unknown location from the central jail here due to security reasons, a senior official said on Saturday. Afridi ran a fake vaccination drive in Abbottabad city to help CIA agents track the former Al-Qaeda chief, who was later killed by US Navy

  • JLF 2018: The literary kumbh starts in Jaipur

    The list includes names from Helen Fielding, the author of Bridget Jones’s Diary to Peter Bergen, one of the few journalists to ever interview Osama bin Laden, to Rupi Kaur, who rose to fame with her brand of ‘Instagram poetry’, to Sri Lanka-born Canadian writer Michael Ondaatje of The Cat’s Table, to Pulitzer Prize winner Michael Rezendes. From the other end of the spectrum are writers like Janice Pariat, Amish, Chandrahas Chaudhury,

  • Osama supervised Benazir’s assassination bid?

    Islamabad : Osama bin Laden was supervising the plot to assassinate two-time Prime Minister and PPP leader Benazir Bhutto and for this the former Al Qaeda chief had shifted to Afghanistan, according to intelligence gathered by Pakistan’s Inter Services Intelligence, a media report said on her 10th death anniversary on Wednesday.

  • Osama bin Laden followed developments on Kashmir, Headly trial: CIA documents

    Washington  : Osama bin Laden closely followed developments in Kashmir and the trial of Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley in the 2008 Mumbai attack case, according to documents seized from a Pakistani compound where the al-Qaeda founder was killed in a US raid in 2011.

  • CIA releases thousands of files seized in Osama bin Laden raid

    Washington D.C: The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) on Wednesday released a vast archive of intimate Al-Qaeda documents, including Osama bin Laden’s handwritten diary, seized in the deadly 2011 raid on his Pakistani compound.

  • US Seals were set for Osama replay in Pakistan

    Washington: The US Navy Seals were ready to mount an operation inside Pakistan, similar to the covert raid that killed Osama bin Laden, if it failed to act decisively on a US tip off to rescue a Canadian-American family abducted by the Haqqani network in 2012, according to a media report.

  • IS claims it’s taken bin Laden’s Afghan hideout of Tora Bora

    Kabul : The Islamic State group said its fighters have captured Osama bin Laden’s infamous Tora Bora mountain hideout in eastern Afghanistan but the Taliban on Thursday dismissed the claim, saying they were still in control of the cave complex that once housed the former al-Qaida leader.

  • Aadhaar for Osama? Saddam tries to get him one

    Mandal circle officer Chanchal Mishra said that the accused will be produced before a court on Monday and will be taken on remand for further interrogation into the matter. She said that a case under the IT Act has been registered against the accused, Saddam Hussain Mansuri

  • Man tries to get Aadhaar card for Osama bin Laden

    Jaipur: Osama bin Laden is dead and gone but a Saddam Hussain operating an E-Mitra kiosk centre in Rajasthan’s Bhilwara district tried to make an Aadhaar card for the slain Al Qaeda terrorist.