Free Press Journal
  • Congress condemns Dwivedi’s remarks, hints at action

    New Delhi: The Congress Thursday condemned senior party leader Janardan Dwivedi’s remarks allegedly linking ‘Indianness’ to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s victory in the Lok Sabha polls and indicated a possible action against him.

  • Nomination for Assembly polls

    693 candidates in fray for Delhi polls after scrutiny

    New Delhi: A total of 693 candidates are left in the fray for the Feb 7 Delhi assembly polls after scrutiny of nomination papers, the Election Commission said here Thursday.

  • Nirmala Sitharaman

    Janardan ‘absolutely right’ on Modi: BJP’s Sitharaman

    New Delhi: Describing Congress general secretary Janardan Dwivedi’s comment on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP as “absolutely right”, a central minister Thursday said the Congress lacks internal democracy and is suffering from “internal rift”.

  • Eoin Morgan

    Morgan subjected to blackmail attempt – ECB

    London: England one-day captain Eoin Morgan was recently the target of a blackmail attempt by an Australian man, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) revealed in a statement today.

  • ‘BCCI top officials should disclose shareholding interests’

    Chennai: The Supreme Court in its judgment in the BCCI betting and spot fixing case Thursday has rightly disregarded the corporate veil worn by the India Cements Limited while barring its managing director N. Srinivasan from contesting the election to the Indian cricket board’s governing body presidency, said an apex court advocate.

  • Will invite Mamata to launch East West Metro: Babul Supriyo

    Kolkata: On getting assurance from the West Bengal government to resolve the impasse concerning the East West Metro corridor, union minister Babul Supriyo Thursday said he will invite Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to inaugurate the project when completed.

  • From Raj Ghat to Taj Mahal: Obama’s Delhi dairy

    Washington: Reflecting the economic focus of President Barack Obama’s trip to India as guest of honour at its Republic Day, top commerce officials, members of Congress and top American business leaders will accompany him. First Lady Michelle Obama will be with the president on the trip but their daughters Malia and Sasha are staying back because of their school schedule.

  • Dhanush appointed brand ambassador of 7up

    Chennai: Actor Dhanush, who is awaiting the release of Hindi film “Shamitabh”, has been appointed the new brand ambassador of soft drink brand 7up.

  • I stand vindicated: Lalit Modi

    New Delhi: Claiming to have been vindicated after the Supreme Court barred N Srinivsan from contesting BCCI Presidential elections owing to conflict of interest, sacked IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi today said the verdict will clean up corruption in the game.

  • US officials visit AIIMS ahead of Obama’s visit

    New Delhi: Officials of two US-based security agencies visited the AIIMS hospital and inspected the medical facilities ahead of President Barack Obama’s visit to India for the Republic Day celebrations, hospital authorities said.

  • Don’t sell your products using Dhoni’s name: HC to Maxx

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court today asked the manufacturer of Maxx Mobile to refrain from selling any product which contained or showed the endorsement of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the captain of the Indian national cricket team.

  • Barack Obama to arrive 10 a.m. Sunday

    New Delhi: US President Barack Obama will arrive here at 10 a.m. on Sunday, the external affairs ministry said Thursday.

  • sh Taneja and Rahul Dash

    Purplle.com: A Beautiful Partnership in Beauty Products and Services

    Today, we meet Manish Taneja and Rahul Dash, co-founders of Purplle.com. Purplle.com is a young and exuberant company, started two years ago, focussed on the personal care and grooming space in India. For the last two years they have been building a fantastic marketplace for beauty products and as well as services. Let’s find out more about their partnership, how they did it, their success mantras and the way ahead.

  • Go Pro

    Wearable Cameras: Capture Every Moment in Effortless Serendipity

    Photos and videos are extensions of our memories. We’ve all wished it, to have a camera handy at that exact special moment. To have a more natural, un-posed record of events in our lives, and for it all to be a hands-free experience, so one can participate fully in life while the camera simply records.

  • Paytm-Logo

    How To Make The Best Use of a Mobile Wallet in India

    India has graduated from the offline world to ordering products and services online and even using apps and the mobile Internet for purchases. It’s time to take the next step; it’s time to use the mobile wallet. Mobile wallets can be broadly defined as: “payment services operated under financial regulation and performed from or via a mobile device” and have evolved to become a viable alternative to paying with cash, cheque, or

  • Subsidies to be rationalised, joint session on insurance: FM

    Davos: Wooing global investors, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today hinted at rationalising subsidies, rebuilding credibility of taxation structure and calling a joint session of Parliament to get the insurance bill passed if it is not cleared in the coming session.

  • Sensex breaches 29,000-mark in six-day rally

    Mumbai: Buoyed by sustained capital inflows, the benchmark BSE Sensex today breached 29,000-level for the first time, extending their record-setting spree for the third straight day, even as world markets are eagerly awai ing a big stimulus package by ECB to lift struggling European economy.