Free Press Journal
  • Yes Bank Q1 net profit up 10% on higher interest income

    Mumbai: Private sector lender Yes Bank said it has reported a 9.6 per cent jump in its net profit at Rs 439.5 crore for the first quarter ended June 2014, driven by higher net interest income. The bank had reported a profit after tax of Rs 400.8 crore in the year ago quarter. “Profits were higher, driven by a 13 per cent increase in net interest income,” Yes Bank Chief Financial Officer

  • CBI fails to establish link between Tejinder and Tatra

    New Delhi: While the CBI has chargesheeted Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh under section 12 of Prevention of Corruption Act (for bribing a government servant), the agency has not be able to find any link between him and the owners of Tatra truck manufacturers, official sources said. They said the charge sheet mentioned about a note written by former Army Chief, who is at present Minister of State for External Affairs and

  • Handicrafts

    In a speech at Madras, on the occasion of laying the foundation-stone of the building for the Handicrafts Emporium, Shri T T Krishnamachari remarked with some asperity, “We have yet to learn the aret of making people come to our shops.” He suggested that the main difficulty lay in making products acceptable to the buyers to the extent of making them buy them.

  • Swamy seeks CBI probe into Sunanda’s death

    New Delhi : The demand for a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) investigation into the death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, was being “looked into”, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said.   “I am having the matter looked into,” he told BJP leader Subramanian Swamy, who had written to him requesting him for an SIT investigation headed by the CBI into the death of Pushkar, reports PTI.