Free Press Journal
  • Kulkarni starts with a close win over Jham

    Mumbai : Pramod Kulkarni (SPG) playing a steady game managed to start with a win by scoring close victory against Lalit Jham (PCL) by a 169-144 margin in the Group ‘I’ league match of the SPG-Park Club Billiards Tournament – 2015, jointly organised by the Shivaji Park Gymkhana and Park Club. Meanwhile, Mahesh Jagdale (ECC) recorded a third successive win by defeating Mehul Sutaria (MCF) 294-206 in the Group ‘H’ league match. Jagdale who

  • Bombay to Goa on a solar-powered cycle!

    Mumbai : A group of Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) students, alumni and professors embarked on an innovation plan – to travel from Mumbai to Goa on a solar-powered cycle to create awareness about use of solar energy for domestic purpose.

  • Apocalypse in the waiting for small savers

    The policy repo rate (i.e. the rate at which banks access funds from RBI against the collateral of government securities) was left unchanged at 6.75 per cent in Governor Rajan’s Monetary Policy Review of December 1, 2015. This should be of some relief to savers who are constantly under threat of lower interest rates on term deposits. To get a better understanding of policy intent, it is necessary draw some inferences of

  • Jaya seeks 10,250 crore from Centre for floods

    Chennai : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Sunday urged the Central government to sanction Rs 10,250 crore towards rehabilitation of flood-affected in the state.

  • 23rd Ayyappa pooja celebration

    Mumbai : The Nilgiri Garden Ayyappa Seva Samiti, CBD-Belapur will be celebrating its 23rd Mandala Pooja Mahotsav. The 3-day programme will commence on 17/12/2015 and conclude on 19/12/2015. A variety of programmes will be conducted within the temple complex during the pooja celebrations: