Free Press Journal
  • Power Grid June qtr net profit rises to Rs 1,137 cr

    New Delhi :  State-owned transmission utility Power Grid Corp of India Ltd reported more than nine per cent rise in net profit at Rs 1,136.51 crore in three months ended June.

  • When Riteish wished Genelia on Twitter

    Mom-to-be Genelia Deshmukh, who was last seen in Salman Khan’s ‘Jai Ho’ in a cameo appearance,  turned 27 on August 5. The actress was flooded with birthday wishes on microblogging website Twitter on Tuesday. And the first person to wish her on Twitter was her actor husband Riteish Deshmukh! Riteish wished his ‘Baiko’ with a pretty picture of the two together. He wrote, “The Baiko’s Birthday – @geneliad thank you for making

  • Your Day By Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries: – Do not use harsh words to avoid unpleasant situations. Don’t speak up your ideas in front of others. Do not poke your nose into others affairs. Increase in assets will be not so fast.

  • Army boat capsizes in Kosi

    Madhepura: Fifteen armymen and officials had a miraculous escape on Tuesday after a boat carrying them capsized on the swollen Kosi river near Maraut village in Bihar’s Madhepura district, an official said. The Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Vinay Kumar Singh said that an army boat carrying 15 jawans and officials on inspection duty lost control due to the strong wind and capsized. However, an NDRF motorboat noticed the army

  • LOOKING AT OTHER PEOPLE’S GARDENS

    ‘YOU can give a fool a thousand intellects, but the only one he will want is yours,’ says an Arabic proverb. When we start planting the garden of our life, we glance to one side and notice our neighbour is there, spying. He himself is incapable of growing anything, but he likes to give advice on when to sow actions, when to fertilize thoughts, and when to water achievements.

  • Sena launches stir for ‘taluka’ status to Mira Bhayandar

    Bhayandar : Demanding ‘taluka’ status to Mira Bhayandar, Shiv Sena activists led by MLA Pratap Sarnaik took out a morcha on the main administrative building of the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) on Tuesday.

  • Internet breaks at work boost productivity

    New York : The new mantra to boost productivity is: Give your employees internet breaks during work hours to help kids in school homework or pay utility bills and not offline during lunch or coffee breaks, reports IANS.

  • Scientific Lag

    The Indian Patent Office, now celebrating its centenary, has had a relatively uneventful career. The reason for this is to be found in the fact that scientific progress in this country has been restricted by the kind of education imparted to the youth; and our industrial undertakings have been content with copying methods evolved in the West some decades ago.

  • Japan scientist in research scandal found dead

    Tokyo :  A senior Japanese scientist embroiled in a stem-cell research scandal has apparently committed suicide, police said on Tuesday, reports AP.

  • CIBIL plans Risk Index for corporate sector

    Chandigarh: The Credit Information Bureau (India) Ltd (CIBIL) said it will come up with a risk index which will help banks and financial institutions in the process of granting loans and advances to corporates. “It is something which is in pipeline. It is basically a risk management tool which will help banks and financial institutions while sanctioning any loan to the corporate sector,” CIBIL Senior Vice President-Consumer Relations and Communications Harshala Chandorkar