Free Press Journal
  • James Anderson

    Anderson fitness doubt for England tri-series opener

    Sydney: Pace spearhead James Anderson is a doubt for England’s tri-series opener against Australia in Sydney as he recovers from a knee injury, skipper Eoin Morgan said on Thursday.

  • BCCI

    Service Tax dept demands Rs 536 crore, BCCI takes legal route

    New Delhi: The BCCI is locked in a legal battle with the Service Tax (ST) department, which has demanded an amount of Rs 536 crore (approx) as taxes on cricket board’s earnings from royalty and media rights in the last one decade.

  • Title holder Ruto happy with marathon organisers’ promise

    Mumbai: Defending men’s champion Evans Ruto of Kenya is pleased with the promise by organisers of the Mumbai Marathon that suitable steps would be in place for the January 18 race to avoid a repeat of 2014 when casual runners got in the way of elite athletes.

  • Odisha lose 19 wickets in a day, Delhi almost through to qf

    New Delhi: Delhi’s clinical performance in the season continued as they made a mockery of a below-par Odisha, snaring as many as 19 wickets on a single day, to win by an innings and 150 runs in a group league match of the

  • Siva Kumar bowls Andhra to innings win against Tripura

    Ongole (Andhra Pradesh): Medium-pacer Duvvarapu Siva Kumar took a career-best haul of 11 wickets in the game, including four in the second innings, to guide Andhra to a comfortable innings-and-eight-run win over Tripura in a Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match, here today.

  • Bhakti Sharma

    PM congratulates Bhakti Sharma for setting world record

    New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today lauded open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma for her accomplishment of setting a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes across the waters of the Antarctic Ocean at a temperature of one degree Celsius.

  • Saina, Carolina to play in Syed Modi

    Lucknow: Defending champion Saina Nehwal and reigning World Champion Carolina Marin will start the new season when they take to the courts at the $120,000 Syed Modi International Badminton Championships here from Jan 20.

  • Pune FC rope in midfielder Ishfaq Ahmed

    Pune: I-League team Pune FC have completed the signing of midfielder Ishfaq Ahmed for the remainder of the 2014-15 season, a statement from the football club said Thursday.

  • President’s daughter to contest Delhi polls

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee’s daughter Sharmishta Mukherjee was among the 15 candidates named by the Congress Thursday for the Delhi assembly polls.

  • Cross currency hits TCS net in Q3

    Mumbai: Cross currency due to volatility in the forex market impacted net profit and revenue of Indian IT bellwether Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) for third quarter of fiscal 2014-15.

  • Microsoft Lumia 435

    Microsoft announces cheapest Windows Phone

    Washington: Microsoft has announced new Lumia 435 and Lumia 532 with lowered prices to increase sales of Windows Phone by reaching a wider group of potential buyers.

  • Delhi polls: BSP to contest all 70 seats

    Lucknow: Accusing the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre of working for working in the interest of industry, Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Thursday announced that it will contest from all seats in the upcoming assembly polls in Delhi.

  • Tejpal approaches SC against Goa session court’s order

    New Delhi: Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal has approached the Supreme Court challenging a Goa session court order to proceed for arguments on charge against him in the alleged sexual assault case without providing him the necessary documents.