Free Press Journal
  • The Subtle Truth about Virtues

    IF YOU observe your behavior, you will notice that you procrastinate when doing something good but hurry when it comes to doing something bad.  For example if you are angry, you want to express it immediately.

  • Germany’s Siemens to axe 11,600 jobs

    Frankfurt: German industrial giant Siemens plans to eliminate about 11,600 jobs around the world as part of a major restructuring, a company spokesman said. “It is not yet clear how many people will be recommended for other positions,” he said, adding that the company was in talks with the works council on the restructuring.

  • Spruce up your selfie with noted photographers’ styles

    Washington : Scientists have developed a new algorithm that could transfer acclaimed photographers’ signature styles to your cellphone photos. “Style transfer” is a thriving area of graphics research, but standard style-transfer techniques tend not to work well with close-ups of faces, said YiChang Shih, a Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) graduate student, reports PTI. Shih and colleagues at Adobe and the University of Virginia instead perform what they describe as a “local transfer.”

  • City jeweller wins case against insurance firm!

    MUMBAI : The Maharashtra State Consumer Forum has directed the Oriental Insurance Company to pay Rs 4,09,000 to a city-based jeweller whose jewellery shop was robbed. The move follows the insurance company rejecting the claim of the complainant .