Free Press Journal
  • City Riders retain T20 cup

    Mumbai: Defending champions Mumbai Police City Riders quelled the spirited challenge of Thane Marathas to score a nail-bilting two-wicket win in the Club and Jwala Sports Foundation played at Police Gymkhana ground, Marine Lines on Thursday night.

  • Lensman hurt: Media meets electoral officer

    Mumbai : A day after the MNS-Shiv Sena activists came to blows injuring a TV journalist here on Thursday, mediapersons met electoral officer Nitin Gadre here to protest the attack on the cameraman.

  • Were Shakti Mill owners called for probe? cops have no info

    Mumbai : An RTI activist has claimed that Mumbai police could not provide any information as to whether owners of Shakti Mills premises in central Mumbai, where two gangrapes took place last year, were summoned during the investigation.

  • Fund scam: HC rejects Teesta’s plea to quash FIR

    Mumbai : The Bombay High Court on Friday rejected the petition filed by social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand seeking quashing of FIR lodged against them in Gujarat for alleged misappropriation of funds and de-freezing of their bank accounts.

  • Cong will continue to work for uplift of Muslims: Sonia

    Aligarh : After facing opposition flak over her meeting with Shahi Imam of Delhi’s Jama Masjid, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday said her party has worked for the social and economic uplift of Muslims and would

  • Main Tera Hero Movie Review : Playful, screwball comedy romance

    This film is typical of the Dhawanesque romedy – playful, odd, screwball comedy romance with several stand-up comic acts set in a script that defies logic and good sense. The only difference being that this film was made with a lot more love, affection and smarts than the recent duds that dot Dhawan’s oeuvre.

  • Ujwal Nikam

    Court has punished the guilty rightly, says Nikam

    Mumbai : Special Public Prosecutor advocate Ujjwal Nikam, who represented victims in both of the rape cases in the Shakti Mills case, looked content after he read out the court’s pronouncement.

  • After Tomar exit, Cong wants EC to postpone poll

    Noida : Left in the lurch after its Gautam Buddha Nagar nominee Ramesh Chand Tomar joined BJP just a week before Lok Sabha election, Congress has written to the Election Commission demanding that the nomination process in the seat be started afresh and polling be postponed to May 12.

  • Rahul’s gaffe on Bellary

    Bellary (Ktk): In a gaffe, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday spoke of his grandmother Indira Gandhi having fought an election from Bellary in the state.

  • Rajan against banks seeking artificial fixes for bad loans

    Reserve Bank Governor says instead of asking  for special concessions, bankers should focus  on getting an asset back on stream through  interventions on the payments and management side, or finding an alternative use for the asset (more…)

  • Bank licence: RBI holds hope for rejects

    Some of the applicants may be better off applying for a  differentiated licence rather than  for the full licence” Raghuram Rajan
    Reserve Bank of India Governor (more…)

  • City roundup 16

    Elections are priority, says CP

  • POLL Briefs

    Church suspends priest for entering LS poll fray

  • Personal attacks get shrill in poll heat!

    Bangalore : Blame it on the scorching summer or the election heat, frayed tempers and name calling have become common place in the campaigning to the Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka.