Free Press Journal
  • Greece crunch debt talks restart after no late-night deal

    Brussels: Greece will restart crunch talks with its creditors today in a bid to save Athens from default, hours after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras lashed out at lenders for rejecting his reform plans. Talks were due to start at 6:00 AM (0930 IST), a European source said, after late-night talks last evening ended without a breakthrough as Greece’s leaders rejected reforms demanded debtors.

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    Waterfalls in Maharashtra you didn’t know existed!

    The past few days have seen heavy pours in the city of Mumbai, but sadly we witnessed the mess it made. However there are certain landmarks where the rain showers to bring out more beauty. If you are a prospective traveller seeking an adventure, pack your bags and visit these amazing waterfalls of Maharashtra. These gorgeous masterpieces of Mother Nature will raise your brows.

  • Govt wants CIL to keep coal prices low for cheaper power

    Kolkata: The government wants state-run CIL to keep coal prices low for cheaper power tariff, a top official said today. “Government of India owns majority of shares in Coal India (CIL). In the board we convey concerns of government to keep tariff (power) down. They will have to keep the price of coal down,” Coal Secretary Anil Swarup said on the sidelines of a Bharat Chamber of Commerce interactive session here.

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    Centre summons Telangana, Andhra governor amid inter-state row

    Hyderabad: The central government has summoned E.S.L. Narasimhan, the governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, to New Delhi amid a raging row between the two states over the special powers of the governor in the common capital of Hyderabad.

  • HC refuses to stay Goa Cricket Association poll process

    Panaji: The Bombay High Court today refused to stay the election process of the Goa Cricket Association (GCA) on a plea alleging non-transparency even as it appointed a committee headed by a retired judge to oversee polls scheduled on June 28.

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    Puli Official Trailer – Tamil Movie

    Puli (Tiger) is an upcoming Tamil action-adventure fantasy film written and directed by Chimbu Deven. The film features Vijay in a dual role alongside an ensemble cast including Sudeep, Prabhu, Sridevi, Shruti Haasan, Hansika Motwani and Nandita.

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    Fake degree row: AAP wants Smriti Irani out in three days

    New Delhi: Delhi’s ruling AAP threatened nationwide protests if HRD Minister Smriti Irani did not quit within three days over the discrepancies over her educational qualification.

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    Lalitgate: Congress demands Raje’s resignation

    New Delhi: Sharpening its attack on BJP over the issue of help extended to controversial former IPL boss Lalit Modi, Congress today said the party should ask Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje to step down as it can no longer “continue to defend the indefensible”. After the emergence of a document backing Lalit Modi’s immigration application in the UK which purportedly bears Raje’s signature, Congress has said that her continuance as Rajasthan Chief

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    ‘Nobody can forget Emergency’: PM Narendra Modi

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that nobody can forget June 25 and 26 when the nation was turned into a jail and bound with chains of Emergency 40 years back.

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    Seven killed in Vietnam typhoon

    Hanoi:  At least seven people were killed and four remained missing on Thursday in a typhoon in Vietnam. Typhoon Kujira made landfall in Vietnam on Wednesday afternoon, Xinhua news agency reported. According to a meteorological agency, rainfall from Wednesday night to Thursday morning hit 219 mm. Floods after the typhoon have swept away 23 houses. Heavy downpour in a short period of time has flooded many districts in Son La province. Kujira is the first typhoon to hit

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    ReTechCon 2015: Digitization, the key differentiator for retail industry

    Digitization is becoming the key differentiator for the retail industry worldwide as it empowers the consumers as well as the retailers. This was a recurrent observation among the who’s who of the retail industry at the two-day Retail Technology Conclave (ReTechCon 2015) held on June 17-18 in Mumbai.

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    Taylor Swift loves Scottish people

    Los Angeles: Singer Taylor Swift says she loves Scottish people during a gig at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro arena. The 25-year-old is currently dating Dumfries-born DJ Calvin Harris and during a gig at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro arena, the ‘Shake It Off’ hitmaker revealed the duo have more in common than most people realise. “Look at all of these amazing Scottish people in this room right now. I happen to love Scottish people, personally,” she told

  • Heavy rains

    Heavy rain continues to lash Karnataka

    Bengaluru:  Heavy rainfall is likely to lash south and interior Karnataka as the southwest monsoon is active over the region, officials from the meteorological department said on Thursday. Rain and thundershowers would also occur at many places in coastal Karnataka and at isolated places in north Karnataka. The met department continued to issue alerts to fishermen and advised them against venturing into the sea as strong onshore winds, reaching upto speeds of 45 to 55

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    Microsoft Mobile unveils first retail store in Hyderabad

    Hyderabad: Microsoft Mobile on Wednesday unveiled its first retail store in Hyderabad under the new brand name. The Microsoft Priority Reseller Store, as it is called, has been opened at Forum Mall here. T.S. Sridhar, director, south, Nokia India Sales Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of Microsoft Mobile, said 8,872 stores and 119 care centres across the country will be transformed.

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    Lot of areas need to be improved: Mahendra Singh Dhoni

    Mirpur (Bangladesh):  India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday said he was pleased with the overall efforts put in by his team in the final One-Day International match against Bangladesh, but pointed out that there were a lot of areas which needed improvement. Chasing India’s total of 317/6, Bangladesh managed to get to only 240 runs in 47 overs. For Bangladesh, Sabbir Rahman top scored with a knock of 43, while Suresh Raina picked

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    Charlie Ebersol ‘upset’ after split with Britney Spears

    Los Angeles:  TV producer Charlie Ebersol reportedly felt heartbroken following his breakup from singer Britney Spears. The 32-year-old didn’t think that they would end up apart as he thought she was his soulmate. “Charlie has been pretty torn up about all of this, He really thought she could be the one. He is a very private, family guy and saw Britney fitting right in,” quoted a source as saying. The former couple also made

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    Netgear: Home Security is now wireless

    It isn’t easy to get a rickshaw, in today’s day and age. Neither is it always simple to get a ticket to the IPL. One of the things however that is easy to do (stay with me on this one) is securing your home. With cases of theft, identity fraud, and other serious crimes on the rise, more and more families in India, are realising the practical value of a home security system.