Free Press Journal
  • Nothing wrong in using the word Dalit, RPI will approach SC to challenge govt’s advisory, says Ramdas Athawale

    Mumbai: Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale is of the view that usage of the word ‘Dalit’ should not be done away with. He has stated that his Republican Party of India (RPI) will approach the Supreme Court to challenge the government’s advisory which had asked media to refrain from using the word.

  • I&B Ministry urges private TV channels to stop using the word ‘Dalit’

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has issued an advisory to all private satellite TV channels, urging them to refrain from using the nomenclature ‘Dalit’ for people belonging to Scheduled Castes in compliance with a Bombay High Court directive.

  • Microsoft Office 2019 to be released in 2018

    San Francisco: The next version of Microsoft Office — Office 2019 — will be released in the second half of 2018 and its previews will start shipping mid-year. The release will include perpetual versions of the Office apps including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook and servers including Exchange, SharePoint and Skype for Business, Microsoft said in statement late on Tuesday.

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    Perpetrators of terror attacks must be brought to justice: Ban Ki Moon

    United Nations: As India commemorates the 7th anniversary of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, UN chief Ban Ki- moon has said that perpetrators of all terror attacks must be brought to justice and underlined that improved ties between India and Pakistan could stem the threat posed by terrorism.

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    Defying Barack Obama, US House votes to halt Syrian refugees

    Washington: Defying President Barack Obama’s veto threat, the US House easily passed a bill to halt the inflow of Syrian and Iraqi refugees until key national security agencies certify they don’t pose a security risk.

  • Microsoft Office 2016 coming next month for Windows

    Washington : Microsoft is planning to launch the Office 2016 suite next month on September 22nd. According to the Verge, Microsoft’s Office 2016 for Windows will not provide many major changes over the existing version and will reportedly arrive, for home and professional users initially.

  • Being ‘asexual’ is also normal

    New York : While we know there’s a feeling of wanting to be intimate and at times not wanting to be, but there is also a word called ‘Asexual’ that exists which simply means you don’t want sex at all, reports ANI.