Free Press Journal
  • NDMC extends Taj Mansingh’s lease again for six months

    New Delhi:  Tata-owned Indian Hotels Company Limited has been given an extension of six months by New Delhi Municipal Council to operate the iconic Taj Mansingh hotel in the posh Lutyens’ Bungalow Zone here.

  • Arun Jaitley

    India’s budget passed by Lok Sabha

    New Delhi: The Lok Sabha Friday passed the Finance Bill, 2014 by a voice vote. The bill, which is primarily the legislative proposals of the national budget for this fiscal, notably on taxes, will now go to the Rajya Sabha for approval.

  • Freddie Ljungberg - Arsenal

    Arsenal legend Ljungberg joins Indian Super League

    New Delhi: The much-anticipated Indian Super League has got a further shot in the arm, this time from a Gunner, as Arsenal legend Freddie Ljungberg signed a deal with the franchise-based event with an aim to give Indian football a taste of English Premier League.

  • Arjun Mark 2 Tank

    India developing Arjun Mark II tanks

    New Delhi: India is developing Arjun Mark II main battle tanks (MBTs) after manufacturing Arjun Mark I, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said Friday.

  • India asks China to cease activities in PoK: Jaitley

    New Delhi: Government keeps an eye on Chinese presence in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and has asked China to “cease such activities” there, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley informed Lok Sabha today.

  • SC looks at facilities for Sahara chief for property sale

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday asked the Delhi government to examine what facilities it could extend to Sahara chief Subrata Roy in Tihar jail complex to facilitate his negotiations for the sale of his properties located in India and abroad with buyers and lenders without compromising security.

  • Naval trainees urged to master nuances of submarine operations

    Visakhapatnam:  Chief of Staff, Eastern Naval Command, Vice Admiral Bimal Verma today exhorted Naval trainees to continue to master nuances of submarine operations and put to practice the theoretical  knowledge gained at the submarine school.

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    Gold, silver extend losses on global cues, sluggish demand

    New Delhi: Gold remained under pressure for the second straight day and declined by Rs 100 to Rs 28,100 per 10 grams in the national capital today on weak cues from global markets and subdued demand from jewellers.

  • Michael Clarke

    India was toughest period of my captaincy: Clarke

    Melbourne: Australian skipper Michael Clarke does not regret the infamous ‘Homework-gate’ scandal in India last year but does admit that the tour was the toughest period of his captaincy.

  • Ravidra Jadeja

    Jadeja fined 50 per cent, not found guilty of original offence

    Southampton: Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has been let off with just a 50 per cent match-fee fine after referee David Boon found the player not guilty of the original level 2 offence, which involved his on-field incident with England pacer James Anderson.

  • Congress stages walkout in Goa assembly over ‘Hindu rashtra’ remark

    Panaji:  The opposition Congress, along with an independent legislator, staged a walkout in the Goa assembly Friday protesting against a cabinet minister’s remark that India would become a “Hindu nation” if everyone supported Prime Minister Narendra Modi.