Free Press Journal
  • Title was suggested by Dilip Kumar: Biographer

    Mumbai: Bollywood thespian Dilip Kumar’s biography finally has a title and it will be released by singing legend Lata Mangeshkar at a grand event here June 9.

  • Beckham hints at retirement U-turn

    London: Former England captain David Beckham has hinted that he could come out of retirement and resume his football career.

  • Amla is new Test captain of Proteas

     Johannesburg: Senior batsman Hashim Amla was on Tuesday named captain of South Africa’s Test team, succeeding Graeme Smith, despite speculation that his refusal to endorse the beer brand, which sponsors the team, could be a hurdle in his appointment.

  • Jana Reddy elected CLP leader in Telangana

    Hyderabad:Senior leader K.Jana Reddy was Tuesday unanimously elected as the leader of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) in Telangana and will be the leader of the opposition in the assembly.

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    Munde’s body reaches Mumbai; funeral tomorrow

    Mumbai:  The body of BJP leader and Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde, who died in a road accident in Delhi, reached Mumbai this evening.

  • AAP Activists Accused Of Creating Ruckus During Press Meet

    AAP activists accused of creating ruckus during press meet

    Amritsar: Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial Trust today accused some AAP activists, led by its convener Arvind Kejriwal, of creating a “ruckus” at its premises and holding a press conference without prior permission from district administration.

  • Defence Minister Arun Jaitley Reviews Defence Land Management

    Jaitley reviews defence land management

    New Delhi: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley reviewed the functioning of the department managing military land against the backdrop of several scams involving defence land such as Adarsh, Sukna and Jodhpur during the UPA regime.

  • Rajnath Singh

    UP Guv meets Home Minister Rajnath Singh

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Governor B L Joshi today met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed various issues, including prevailing law and order and political situation, in the state.

  • Liverpool academy in Pune

    Liverpool academy comes up in Pune

    Pune: Liverpool FC’s former player Jamie Carragher on Tuesday inaugurated an international football academy and recalled how he cut his teeth at the club’s academy for six years before donning its colours for 17 seasons. The Liverpool FC-DSK Shivajians international football academy, a sprawling state-of-the-art residential school, is set to start training programmes from this month.

  • Scolari tells Brazil to sharpen up

    Goiania (Brazil): Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari urged his troops to sharpen up a day before their World Cup warm-up with Panama.  Scolari blasted his side after a Sunday training session which he said he ‘didn’t like at all’ owing to poor marking and perceived sloppiness.

  • Woman thrashed, looted in Gurgaon

    Gurgaon: A 22-year-old woman, working in a multinational company here, was ‘kidnapped’ and thrashed inside a moving car by three men, looted of her valuables and later dropped near a metro station, police said Tuesday.

  • France the team to beat in Group E

    Rio de Janeiro: Former champions France hope to put behind an unimpressive qualifying campaign while Switzerland will be looking to justify their perfectly-timed rise as a seeded nation in Group E that promises to dish out exciting fare in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

  • RBI cancels registration certificate of 3 Andhra-based NBFCs

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank has cancelled certificates of registration of three non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) belonging to Andhara Pradesh as these were carrying business as non-banking financial institutions (NBFIs).

  • Parliament schedule changes due to Munde’s death

    New Delhi: With the death of Union Minister Gopinath Munde, the schedule of the first session of the Lok Sabha, beginning tomorrow, has undergone some changes.