Free Press Journal
  • Newly-developed Carl-Gustaf M4 at DefExpo

    Panaji: A new multi-purpose weapon system, Carl-Gustaf M4, has been launched for the first time in India at DefExpo 2016 by Swedish arm company FFV Ordnance, a part of defence and security company Saab, to mark forty years of its association with the country.

  • Brussels airport delays reopening; death toll lowered to 32

    Brussels: Brussels airport said it would not reopen today despite drills to test resuming partial services after the suicide bombings that struck its departure hall and a metro train, as Belgium lowered the death toll to 32. Zaventem airport has been closed since twin bombings wrecked the departure hall on March 22, in coordinated suicide attacks that were claimed by the Islamic State group and which also hit Maalbeek metro station in central Brussels.

  • Delhi Assembly faces uproar; Oppn stages walk-out

    New Delhi: The Delhi Assembly today witnessed uproar after MLAs from Opposition BJP attacked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over some civic projects and the AAP leader’s accusation that Prime Minister Narendra Modi “surrendered” to Pakistan by allowing its investigators to probe the Pathankot attack. The uproar started in the afternoon when BJP MLA O P Sharma likened Kejriwal to a magician alleging he “misguides” people.

  • Superstar Rajinikanth joins ‘2.o’ team in Delhi

    New Delhi: Superstar Rajinikanth will join the sets of Tamil magnum opus “2.o” from Wednesday to shoot some crucial portions at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here.

  • NASA

    NASA clears another hurdle for its mega spacecraft to Mars

    Washington: The US space agency, which is working on the “spacecraft of the future” for journey to Mars, has completed a successful review of facilities and ground support systems for the mega Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and Orion spacecraft at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. After completing this milestone on its journey to Mars, NASA is ready to begin another phase of work on SLS where the next generation of

  • Goa Defence Expo 2016

    Expo: MoU inked to manufacture electro optical devices in India

    Panaji: An MoU has been signed between Indian company MKU and Russian company JSC Shvabe to manufacture electro optical (EO) devices in India, with production facilities to be situated in Kanpur, MKU’s headquarters. The MOU was signed during the ongoing Defence Expo in South Goa.

  • Tata Steel plans to sell UK operations

    New Delhi: Deteriorating financial performance of its UK business has forced Tata Steel to sell its entire loss-making business in Britain.

  • Sub-4m Mahindra Bolero (U108) in the works

    Mahindra & Mahindra which specializes in SUVs is one of the worst affected automakers in the Indian government’s amended tax structure that discourages the use of large vehicles. In addition to the increased taxes for large cars, the Supreme Court’s ban of diesel vehicles with engine displacement larger than 2.0-litre has the potential to spread from Delhi to rest of the country eventually, thereby further undermining the prospects of SUVs.

  • Motorcycle ABS: How It Works and Why You Should Have It

    ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) is a common safety feature found in most 4-wheelers in India. However, the same cannot be said about the 2-wheeler industry. Apart from most in the performance and premium motorcycle segment, only a handful of two-wheeler models like the TVS Apache RTR 180/200, the Bajaj Pulsar RS 200, the Honda CBR 250R and the KTM Duke 390 offer this feature. However, the Indian government is now

  • Supreme Court

    SC approves Centre’s guidelines to protect Good Samaritans

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today approved the Centre’s guidelines to protect Good Samaritans, who help road accident victims, from being unnecessarily harassed by police or any other authority.

  • Yamaha To Launch a new Product on 14th April

    Yamaha surprised everybody with the launch of its middle-weight motorcycle ‘MT-09’ at the 2016 Auto Expo recently and now, they are planning another surprise on 14th April, 2016. The company is holding a special press conference on the day and we believe that they could launch a new product there. The details about the launch are yet to be cleared, however, the chances of It being the Yamaha Ray-ZR are high.

  • Salman’s sister Arpita delivers baby boy

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan’s sister Arpita Khan Sharma and her husband Aayush Sharma have welcomed a baby boy. This is the first child of the couple, who got married in 2014.

  • Maruti Offers Cash Refund To S-Cross Buyers

    The Maruti S-Cross, within a relatively short span of time, has witnessed many ups and downs in the Indian automotive market. It created quite a buzz during its launch, but that soon vanished when its prices were revealed. For those who purchased the car when the situation was dicey for Maruti, the automaker is offering a cash refund of INR 90,000. Applicable only to initial buyers of the S-Cross 1.6 (DDiS320), this

  • Virat Kohli

    A great talent – Virat Kohli

    There is not an iota of doubt that without Virat Kohli’s scintillating knock of 82 from only 51 balls, the outcome of the Mohali match would have been entirely different.