Free Press Journal
  • Memphis Depay (L) with Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal

    Man Utd seal Depay deal

    London : Manchester United have completed the signing of PSV Eindhoven forward Memphis Depay on a four-year contract, the Premier League club said on Friday.

  • Sena slams Pak over Myanmar rhetoric

    Mumbai : Taking a dig at Pakistan over its assertions in the wake of India’s cross-border surgical strike in Myanmar, Shiv Sena on Friday said the neighbouring country should not make such comments when it had kept silent over the killing of Osama bin Laden by American troops.

  • mukesh ambani reliance

    RIL seeks freedom to fix gas prices

    Mumbai :  In his first direct comments on regulatory challenges faced by oil and gas business, billionaire Mukesh Ambani today said the contractual commitment of marketing and pricing freedom for natural gas, along with risk-reward balance, must be met.

  • Cairn India CEO meets Pradhan ahead of merger with Vedanta

    New Delhi : Ahead of a planned merger of Cairn India and Vedanta Ltd, top officials of the oil firms including chief executive Mayank Ashar met Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan to brief on the transaction. Cairn CEO Ashar and CFO Sudhir Mathur met Pradhan on Wednesday to brief about the reverse merger planned by billionaire Anil Agarwal.

  • Brokers withhold payouts in Surana Solar trades

    Mumbai :  Both, BSE and the NSE asked their trading members to withhold securities and fund payouts with respect to certain trades done in Surana Solar shares in the previous two days.

  • Visa row: Nasscom sees attempts to portray Indian IT negatively

    New Delhi :  With TCS and Infosys being probed in the US for alleged visa rule violations, industry body Nasscom said attempts were being made to portray the Indian IT sector negatively without paying attention to “facts and logic”.

  • Your Day By Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries:- Romantic relationship will be good. But don’t shy try to demand what you want. Focus n your projects. Music literature will see you at your best.

  • Not getting train reservation? Try ‘Suvidha trains’

    NEW DELHI : Don’t panic if you can’t get train reservation due to rush during the peak seasons as the Railways will now run special ‘Suvidha Trains’ during such time. You have to, however, shell out the dynamic fare that may go up to three times the base fare + Tatkal fee. It’s first come, first serve: First 20% pay just base fare + Tatkal. It is 1.5 times, 2 times, 2.5 times

  • YMCA ‘A’ win team title

    Mumbai : Students YMCA ‘A’ beat P.J. Hindu Gymkhana ‘A’ to win the Team Championship title, in the 4-Star PRO TT Combined Mumbai District Ranking Table Tennis Tournament, at the University Pavilion on Friday.

  • Anger – Negativity

    Normally, you offer your anger freely and your smile rarely. In ignorance, anger is cheap and a smile is costly. In knowledge, a smile is free like the sun, air and water, and anger is extremely expensive, like a diamond. Make your smile cheaper and your anger expensive.

  • Uttarakhand: A Manmade Disaster

    The anger of the mountains of Uttarakhand has not subsided two years after the 2013 disaster. Landslides continue to happen with a monotonous regularity and the ‘char dham’ yatra is reviving only by fits and starts. Reason:  the unbridled road making, hotel construction and hydropower tunnelling, which were the cause of the disaster, continue unabated.

  • Srinivasan re-elected as TNCA president

    Chennai : Former BCCI chief and current ICC Chairman N Srinivasan was unanimously elected President of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association for the 14th consecutive time in its 85th Annual General Meeting on Friday.

  • Tata Motors global sales up 2.15%

    New Delhi:  Tata Motors reported a 2.15% growth in its global sales, including that of Jaguar Land Rover, at 79,244 units in May 2015.