Free Press Journal
  • Artificial graphene

    New York : An international group of physicists has created an artificial material with a structure comparable to graphene.Discovered in 2004, graphene is a one-atom-thick sheet of graphite. Graphene transistors are predicted to be substantially faster and more heat tolerant than today’s silicon transistors and may result in more efficient computers and the next-generation of flexible electronics, reports IANS.

  • How early humans evolved by sharing technology, culture

    London : Our early ancestors managed to evolve and journey across the earth by exchanging and improving their technology, researchers say after analysing Blombos Cave in South Africa, reports IANS.

  • File affidavit on steps initiated to secure dumping sites, MCGM told

    Mumbai : In the backdrop of the fire in the Deonar dumping ground, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) to file an affidavit stating what steps it has taken towards securing the dumping ground to prevent such incidents.

  • Bangladesh bring in Rony, Nurul for T-20

    Dhaka : Bangladesh have drafted young pacer Abu Haider Rony and wicketkeeper-batsman Nurul Hasan to their squad for the World Twenty20.

  • Divine years of bliss!

    Come February 5, the chants of Lord Krishna will reach a crescendo as ISKCON enters its 50th year (more…)

  • LIC’s ‘Jeevan Pragati’ launched

    LIC is introducing, LIC’s JEEVAN PRAGATI which is a non-linked, with – profits plan that offers a combination of protection and savings. This plan provides for automatic increase in risk cover after every five years during the term of the policy. In addition, this plan also takes care of liquidity needs through loan facility. “Sum Assured on Maturity” equal to Basic Sum Assured, along with vested Simple Reversionary bonuses and Final Additional

  • Exasperated by repeated checks flyer creates bomb scare

    New Delhi : Exasperated at being subjected to repeated security checks, a Jet Airways passenger created a bomb scare at the IGI airport here, forcing security agencies to book Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on another flight to Chennai. Jet Airways flight 9W-821 to Chennai, scheduled to take off at 6.45 am from the IGI Airport here on Monday, was grounded after a passenger allegedly claimed he was carrying a

  • Why people feel miserable at work

    London : Do you feel miserable while going to work in the same fashion when you are ill? You are not alone. Most British people are at least happy while at work except when they are sick in bed, say researchers, reports IANS.

  • Falling oil prices, remittances and jobs

    Any which way you look at it, Non- Resident Indians (NRIs) have done this country proud.  With hardly any government support programme, through sheer grit and enterprise, these NRIs have ventured forth into alien lands and eked out a living.

  • Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj Ji

    Let’s Meditate !

    Today, a large number of people all over the world are turning towards meditation to achieve their goal of stress free & happy life. But, one must also understand that it requires a lot of patience and perseverance as the mind takes time to tame. Hence it would be wrong to expect all the benefits of meditation in the first few attempts. To make the process simpler, it can be split into