Free Press Journal
  • Alisha, Joshua victorious

    Mumbai : Boys’ top seed Joshua Eapen and girls third seed Alisha Deogaonkar registered confident wins to emerge champions, in the MSLTA-Vazirani Under-10 Maharashtra State Ranking Tennis Tournament, at the Vazirani National Sports Academy, Nerul, Navi Mumbai. Favourite Eapen of Avlon Heights, Vashi beat sixth seed Arnav Pangarkar of Aurangabad 4-0, 4-1 in the best-of-three short sets championship round, while Deogaonkar of Learner’s Academy, Pali Hill upset top seed Kyra Shetty 4-2, 4-2 for

  • United Spirits seeks shareholders nod to report sick to BIFR

    New Delhi :  Diageo-owned United Spirits is seeking approval from its shareholders to report sick to BIFR as its accumulated losses as on March 31, touched 86 per cent of peak net worth during the past four fiscal years.

  • Now, Jabalpur woman claims Geeta is her daughter

    Indore : A 40-year-old woman from Madhya Pradesh’s Jabalpur today claimed herself to be the mother of Geeta, the hearing- and speech-impaired girl who had lived in Pakistan for over 10 years after crossing the border.

  • Air India announces New Year promotional schemes

    New Delhi : National carrier Air India on Tuesday announced two new promotional schemes to attract more passengers during the ongoing holiday season.

  • Anxious people fare better during crisis

    London : The brain devotes more processing resources to social situations that signal threat than those that are benign and anxious people process those threats using regions of the brain responsible for action, says a study, reports IANS.

  • Former U S President J F Kennedy realised Franco-US relations were not upto the mark and took his wife Jacqueline with him who charmed France, where beautiful women were greatly appreciated.

    Role of good looks in politics and statesmanship

    Character, good looks, sex appeal (in the broader sense of the word), reaching out to the hearts of the people — all these qualities have a role to play in the highest level of politics and the art of statesmanship. But there is something more — the elusive quality of charisma. I guess this quality often turns out to be a crucial factor at the level of personal politics which could be

  • Want to stick to New Year’s resolution? Keep it secret

    New York : All geared up for the New Year bash and ready to declare your  resolution? Just hold on. New research has found that the secret to a successful New Year’s resolution may lie in, well, keeping it a secret or at best asking yourself a question, reports IANS.

  • Your Day By Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries:- You are planning for a boom with your friend for the new year party now and will be not be much interested in doing all your routine work at work place. Travel is on the cards.

  • UK gets new law to cover online domestic abuse

    London : Domestic abusers who control victims via social media or spy on them online could face up to five years in prison under a new law which came into force in England and Wales from Tuesday.