Free Press Journal
  • ‘Neerja’ surpasses Rs.50 crore mark

    Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor starrer “Neerja”, a biopic based on the life of Neerja Bhanot, the air hostess who sacrificed her life while saving passengers on board hijacked Pan Am flight 73, has collected Rs.50.12 crore in just 10 days since its release.

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    I’m possessive about Malaika: Arbaaz Khan

    Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Arbaaz Khan, who has been married to actress Malaika Arora Khan for the past 17 years and has been in the midst of rumours of a split, says he is “possessive” about his wife and is “afraid” of losing her.

  • Ex-CJI Dattu takes over NHRC chief

    New Delhi:  Former chief justice of India H.L. Dattu on Monday took over as the National Human Rights Commission’s seventh chairperson, an official release said.

  • Union Budget FY17: No good news for the household

    The Budget was high on expectations with the general feeling being that there would be a stimulus for the economy the Keynesian way so that we would have the government play the role of engine of growth. But this was not to be as the government has actually pulled two birds from itshat.

  • Disappointing that Pillai is distancing from affidavit: Chidambaram

    New Delhi: Taking responsibility for the second affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan case, former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Monday said that it was disappointing that the then home secretary G.K. Pillai is distancing himself from it.

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    R N Bhaskar: Quick Note on Budget 2016

    The Union Budget presented before the Parliament on 29 February 2016 was not exactly a dampener. There was much good in it. But it was a lawyer’s budget.

  • Says he is happy with the SC order for CBI probe and the stand taken by the Attorney General on behalf of MP government

    Chouhan hails ‘visionary’ FM; Cong slams ‘jugglery of words’

    Bhopal: Terming Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as “visionary”, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today said the Union Budget is in the interest of farmers, poor and vulnerable people, and will enhance thrust on social sectors.

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    Budget 2016 Startup Reactions: Swati Bhargava, CashKaro

    I would view this budget to have a positive push to industries across the board. This budget focuses clearly on growth, development and job creation with particular focus on empowering the rural sector.

  • ‘Hopeless’ budget: TMC

    New Delhi: Trinamool Congress today dubbed  the General Budget 2016-17 as “hopeless,” saying it does not  offer any solution to the economic problems.

  • Mill workers to get 5 pc reservation in auto permits

    Mumbai: Maharashtra government today announced five per cent reservation for Mumbai mill workers and their kin in seeking autorickshaw permits. Maharashtra Transport Minister Diwakar Raote said that though the government’s decision to make knowledge of Marathi language compulsory for autorickshaw permits was welcomed by all sectors, several permits went to non-Marathi speaking candidates.

  • Visa-on-arrival for Japanese citizens from tomorrow

    New Delhi: Visa-on-arrival facility will be rolled out to Japanese nationals beginning tomorrow, in a move that is expected to boost inflow of tourist  and business visitors.

  • Union Budget 2016: 5 steps that may boost the Auto Sector

    Automobile industry is one of the major contributors to the growth of Indian economy and whenever there’s a new budget announced, there are several expectations from the automobile industry. While GST is a major expectation, the failure of passing it in the parliament has put some serious doubt of implementing it by April 2016. Here are 5 steps (or wish list of auto industry) may help in boosting the auto sector.