Free Press Journal
  • Siemens net rises two-fold to Rs 88.3 cr

    Mumbai : Siemens Ltd, a flagship company of Siemens AG, reported a nearly two-fold growth in net profit at Rs 88.3 crore for the January-March quarter.  The company, which follows October-September as its financial year, reported a decline in sales by 8.59% to Rs 2,657.7 crore.  “The volumes are stable when viewed in the backdrop of the macro-economic fundamentals. The improved profitability is a clear indication that internal measures aimed at increasing

  • US envoy Powell says $500 bln bilateral trade target challenging

    New Delhi : Outgoing US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell said achieving a five-fold jump in goods and services trade between the two nations to $500 bln in the next decade would be a challenge but one that the countries should not shy away from.

  • Drunk passenger on Virgin plane sparks Bali hijacking alert

    Jakarta : A drunk passenger sparked a hijacking alert on a Virgin Australia flight heading for the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Friday when he attempted to break into the cockpit, officials said, reports AFP.

  • Injury puts Amit in a dilemma

    Amit Sadh has been having a bad time lately with his foot injury. He injured his foot during the shoot of his next film ‘Guddu Rangeela’ and now, with some complications with the fracture, he would be going through a surgery. All his producers, who are associated with the actor for his forthcoming films, wish Amit a quick recovery.

  • Stop empty rhetoric, Priyanka raps Modi

    Says people of the country were not schoolchildren and hence Modi should not hurl “RSVP” and “ABC” jibes at the Congress and her family members (more…)

  • Indian millionaire beats girlfriend, but ducks jail

    Washington : Gurbaksh Chahal, India-born CEO of Radium One, a Silicon Valley company focusing on real-time advertising across web, mobile and Facebook, has dodged jail time even after beating his girlfriend 117 times.

  • Rahul attacks NaMo over ‘ties’ with Adani

    Lalitpur (UP): Stepping up attack on Narendra Modi over his alleged links to Adani Group, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday questioned how the business house grew from Rs 3,000 crore to Rs 40,000 crore during Modi’s tenure in Gujarat, reports PTI.

  • You can’t go opening Your mouth too much

    Secrets spill as he styles stars’ hair but tress expert Savio John Pereira keeps his lips zipped – yes, even when bored stars try picking his brains for gossip! (more…)

  • Hottie Izabelle grabs eyeballs

    Ad filmmaker Tanushri Chattrji Bassu has turned into a feature film director with her upcoming film ‘Purani Jeans’ which is ready for release. The director, who has closely worked with the likes of Pepsi, Maggi, Kit Kat, Nestle, Ponds etc, has had a great experience working on a full length feature.

  • Elections and after

    The appeal to India’s electors on thebasis of adult franchise has been made.The electors have recorded their verdict.

  • your day By Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries:- You are on an intense work binge. You have a changed perspective and now display a great work ethic. You fire on all cylinders and make rapid progress.

  • Brick Mansions: A must-see for action-adventure junkies

    Faster! Faster!” exclaims ex-con Lino (David Belle) in the passenger seat of the car driven by undercover cop Damien Collier (Paul Walker). It is a poignant moment in this crime thriller which turned out to be one of the last movies Walker shot before he died in a car crash last November.