Free Press Journal
  • Arun Jaitley

    Stress on banks to ease post-resolution of sectoral issues: Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi : The major stress on state-run banks owing to bad loans will progressively commence easing once issues are gradually resolved in various sectors, including implementation of reforms in the power sector, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.

  • Gold

    Gold tumbles Rs 100 on global cues, silver plunges too

    New Delhi: Taking weak cues from the global market and slack demand from jewellers, gold extended its slide for the second straight day as prices plunged Rs 100 to Rs 25,650 per 10 grams.

  • Arun Jaitley

    Banks have all powers to deal with wilful defaulters: Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi: Concerned over “unacceptable” NPA levels, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today discussed with PSU bank chiefs the issue of wilful defaulters and said that the lenders have all the powers and autonomy to deal with them.

  • Will have zero tolerance approach towards corruption: Tejaswi Yadav

    Patna: Facing criticism over his appointment as Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar, RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s son Tejaswi Yadav today promised to take the state forward on the path of development and asserted that he would have a zero tolerance approach towards corruption.

  • ICC exploring prospects of cricket inclusion in Olympics

    Johannesburg : David Richardson, the chief executive of the International Cricket Council (ICC), has confirmed that possibilities of including cricket in the summer Olympics are being explored following a positive meeting with the officials of the International Olympic Committee.

  • Rahul Gandhi

    Rahul Gandhi targets PM; says Congress stands with farmers, oppressed

    Saharanpur (UP): Rahul Gandhi today took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his foreign trips, saying while the PM was busy flying abroad Congress stood with farmers and labourers even as he launched a ‘padayatra’ to highlight the plight of sugarcane farmers in Uttar Pradesh.

  • Indian eves all set for an Argentine face-off

    New Delhi: The Indian senior women’s hockey team, under the guidance of chief coach Neil Hawgood, is all set to start their Argentina tour with a clash against their under-21 team, tomorrow.

  • Kajol

    Kajol is now officially Kajol Devgn, Vidya Balan Kapoor to follow

    Rohit Shetty’s Dilwale throws forward two interesting developments. Shah Rukh’s name comes before Kajol’s in the credit titles. In 2014 Shah Rukh announced his leading lady’s name would appear before his in the credit titles. And Deepika Padukone’s name did appear before Shah Rukh’s in Rohit Shetty’s Chennai Express and Farah Khan’s Happy New Year.

  • mahesh bhatt

    Amidst dismay over Ghulam Ali’s decision to stay away from India, Mahesh Bhatt offers hope

    Even as Pakistan’s Ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali explicitly stated that he won’t return to India until things get better between the two countries, Mahesh Bhatt and his leading actor Imran Zahid continue their plans to stage a plain on Indo-Pak amity and have even invited Ghulam Ali to contribute a song to it. Entitled Milne Do, the play addresses itself to the thorny issue of friendship between the two countries.

  • rakesh roshan

    Rakesh Roshan to direct son again, film starts shooting in January

    It is final, though not yet official. Hrithik Roshan will once again be directed by father Rakesh Roshan. But this time it is not another film in the Krrish series, but something else altogether. According to sources in the know Rakesh Roshan and his son are coming together for the fifth time to do an intense love story.

  • Rio delivers controversial golf course for Olympics

    Rio de Janeiro: Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes has formally handed over a newly-constructed golf course, one of the most controversial projects in the preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, to the Olympic Organising Committee.

  • Bayern defender David Alaba doubtful for Olympiacos encounter

    Munich: German football giants Bayern Munich have announced that Austrian international David Alaba may miss the European Champions League encounter on Tuesday against Olympiacos FC due to an ankle injury.