Free Press Journal
  • Maharashtra government to hike stamp duty on gift deeds

    Mahrashtra stamp duty act has been amended and with this amendment gifting property to your relatives like children, husband, wife, sister or brother may prove to be costlier. With the aim to increase revenue from stamp duty, the state government decided to charge 3% of the ready reckoner rates of land as stamp duty if…

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  • Kejri-fall: How the AAP leader lost public’s confidence

    Thousands of people who supported Arvind Kejriwal unconditionally, thinking he is a lone warrior in the fight against corruption have lost faith in him without an ounce of doubt, and the MCD election results will bear testimony to it. And if people are upset with the man it is simply because Kejri is not the same man…

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  • Vijay Mallya’s extradition: All you need to know about it

    Businessman Vijay Mallya was produced in magistrate court on Tuesday and was released within three hours of his arrest on bail, though many would believe it is a positive and successful move by the government in trying to bring Mallya back. But the story ahead could be way different. No doubt, what happened on Tuesday…

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  • IPL 2017: Watch out for these five new faces

    The Indian Premier League (IPL) is the biggest T20 league in the world, and provides players from all over the world a great opportunity to showcase their talent, apart from the big bucks up for grabs. Here are five new faces to look out for K Gowtham (Mumbai Indians) K Gowtham was bought by the…

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    Highway or my way: How states are getting around SC’s liquor ban

    The clarification from the honourable Supreme Court that its December 15th order to ban liquor vendors within 500 meters of national and state highways also applied to hotels and highways, has hit the hospitality industry badly. They are stunned by the order of the Supreme Court and have estimated that about 1 million employees of…

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  • Shocking! When people went live attempting death

    Arjun Bhardwaj live streamed a video on Facebook just before jumping off from the 19th floor of one of Mumbai’s posh hotel in Bandra. The video went viral on social media in no time. Bhardwaj is seen giving a live tutorial on ‘steps you need to follow in order to commit suicide’. This attempt of…

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  • College students in Maharashtra are creating digidhan awareness

    The National Service Scheme (NSS) is an Indian government-sponsored public service program conducted by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Government of India. Popularly known as NSS, the scheme was launched in Gandhiji’s Centenary year, 1969 Students of Prof. Ram Meghe College of Engineering and Management in Amravati, Maharashtra,  and other colleges…

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  • Why I hate Valentine’s Day, and why you should too!

    Every couple you ever met told you that Valentine’s Day is awesome and only all those who are single hate Valentine’s Day and the couples. Well, no. I have been single and I have dated, on Valentine’s Day and both are as annoying and frustrating as it can get. Everywhere you look you see fancy…

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  • Cyclone Vardah: Emergency Numbers, and, Do’s and Don’ts

    Cyclone Vardah, which started in Thailand, has already caused a lot of problems claming lives and leaving hundresds of people stranded. Vardah is conisdered to be very severe and the worst in last two decades. The evacuation process in some of the low lying areas of Chennai has already began as cyclonic storm Vardah makes…

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