Free Press Journal
  • Bhayandar’s post-mortem room has no doctors

    Bhayandar : The lone post-mortem center in the twin-city run by the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) has been abruptly closed down. 7 civic doctors, who till now had been conducting post-mortem on a rotational basis refused to carry on with the services since Monday.

  • Corporate Briefs

    Bharti Enterprises undertakes top deck rejig in group entities
    NEW DELHI: Bharti Enterprises Ltd announced organisational changes among the top management of the group’s two companies, Bharti Airtel Ltd and Bharti Infratel Ltd, and announced the formation of Bharti Governance Board to be headed by group chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal. “This is another step towards transforming the group from entrepreneur-led professional-backed to a professional-led entrepreneur-backed one,” Mittal said. Under the new scheme of

  • This B-school teaches students social entrepreneurship, ethical decision-making

    Dera Bassi (Punjab) : Leading B-schools the world over may be teaching the tricks to tackle cut-throat competition and the “go-for-it” killer instinct to prepare management graduates for industry, but a management institute near Chandigarh has something different in mind.

  • Visa on arrival for 40 countries likely

    New Delhi : Tourist visa on arrival for 40 more countries including US, UK and Germany could become a reality soon, with the Plan panel convening a meeting of the ministries concerned on February 5 to remove the last hurdle. The proposal is stuck as Home Ministry has not given its nod so far to extend the facility of on-arrival tourist visa to the citizens of these 40 more countries.

  • Letters to the editor

    Rahul’s merry-go-round
    The much awaited interview with Rahul Gandhi portrayed him as a very good performer on the merry-go-round (January 28). Like any other typical Congress spokesman appearing on debating panels, he was brazenly going round and round in circles, only talking of women empowerment and changing of the existing system. Although the questions were specific, he conveniently avoided giving direct answers. It only served to expose the hollowness of the party. Some

  • your day By Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries:- Political leaders indeed have a good time. You will gain special recognition in the people. You will defeat your competitors and give a new direction to your career.
    Taurus:- You have tackled the professional front efficiently but now you are eager to explore the creative side of your personality. Hobbies, children intimate relations are highlighted and you feel the urge to create.
    Gemini:- investment will be a

  • Fast News

    Court orders Salem’s transfer back to Taloja jail
    MUMBAI: A designated TADA court on Tuesday directed the prisons department to transfer extradited gangster Abu Salem back to Taloja jail in Navi Mumbai from Thane jail where he has been lodged since November last year. “The special court has directed the prisons department to transfer Salem back to Taloja jail by February 2,” Salem’s counsel Sabha Qureshi told. Salem had in July 2013

  • Casting couch, what’s that?

    The launch of Tisca Chopra’s book, ‘Acting Smart’ saw much more than just the launch of the book. Imtiaz Ali who was present at the launch, jokingly mocked at the existence of casting couch in the industry and said that he has never encountered such a situation in his life.
    On asking whether he has ever had to go through

  • Queen is broke; palaces crumbling

    London : Queen Elizabeth II’s household finances are at a “historic low” with just 1 million pounds left in reserve, even as the royal palaces were “crumbling” and in urgent need of repair.

  • How to be Spiritual even in Office

    Question-How can one be in the state of blissful spiritual consciousness in the office?
    Answer: If you are actually in the state of God Consciousness, you will be in that state anywhere. We need to have a good spiritual foundation for that. A good spiritual foundation consists of primarily 3 things.The time we devote everyday to our spiritual cultivation, our daily spiritual practice, our sadhana. If you don’t eat for many days, how