Free Press Journal
  • Car-lift mishap: driver, parents under scanner

    Mumbai :  The police have registered a case of rash and negligent driving against a 14 year-old boy Hafeez Patel who died when he and his driver fell into the shaft of a car lift in their building at Nagpada on Thursday afternoon.

  • Elevated corridors for Mumbai locals get nod

    Mumbai :  Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has laid out the roadmap for collaboration between the Centre and the Maharashtra government for several projects, including elevated corridors between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) and Panvel and Churchgate and Virar.

  • Narendra modi

    Prez rule spiked; Rawat back as U’khand CM

    New Delhi :  In a stinging blow to the Modi sarkar, the Uttarakhand High Court has set aside the Presidential proclamation dismissing the Harish Rawat government. A division bench comprising chief justice K M Joseph and justice V K Bisht allowed former chief minister Harish Rawat’s petition and said: “Proclamation (of the central government imposing President’s rule) stands quashed….Elected state government will revive…Petition must succeed.”

  • Krunal Pandya has been impressive: Rohit Sharma

    Mumbai : His own knock was crucial in Mumbai Indians chasing down a stiff 171-run target but skipper Rohit Sharma chose to credit all-rounder Krunal Pandya for the IPL win over Royal Challengers Bangalore, saying that the youngster is proving to be a game-changer in every match.

  • A Royal Giant clash – Pune, RCB eye win to get back on track

    Pune :  Facing a similar crisis after two successive defeats, both Rising Pune Supergiants and Royal Challengers Bangalore would look to bring their campaign back on track when they face each other in an Indian Premier League match, here today.

  • Fame Flame! Star-studded start to troubled Rio 2016

    Greece :  The Olympic flame was lit on Thursday in an ancient temple in one country in crisis and solemnly sent off carrying international hopes that Brazil’s political paralysis will not taint the Rio Games that start in barely 100 days.

  • Motivated Dipa Karmakar all set for Rio Games

    New Delhi :  A long cherished dream of qualifying for the Olympics achieved, India’s history-making gymnast Dipa Karmakar has said that she will leave no stone unturned in her quest for a medal in the Rio Games later this year.

  • Ujjivan Financial IPO opens on April 28

    Ujjivan Financial Services Ltd. a Non Banking Financial Company, is offering a fresh issue of 24,968,332 Equity Shares by the Selling Shareholders aggregating up to Rs 3,581.61 million.

  • Hindustan Zinc Q4 net profit up 8% to Rs 2,149 cr

    New Delhi: Hindustan Zinc Ltd (HZL) reported a 7.59 % increase in net profit to Rs 2,149.13 crore for the March quarter. The NRI billionaire Anil Agarwal-led firm had clocked a net profit of Rs 1,997.44 crore in the year-ago quarter, it said in a regulatory filing.

  • File photo of UK Sinha, Chairman of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) who told PTI on Wednesday about SEBI's crack down on tax evaders

    Need level-playing field for algo trades, Sebi tells brokers

    Mumbai : To prevent possible manipulations in trading activities, Sebi Chairman U K Sinha told brokers that there should be a level-playing field for high frequency trades and cautioned that strict action will be initiated against such violations.

  • India pips China as top FDI destination in 2015: Report

    New Delhi: India has replaced China as top destination for foreign direct investment by attracting USD 63 billion worth FDI projects in 2015, according to fDi Intelligence, a division of The Financial Times Ltd. Also there was an 8% rise in project numbers to 697.

  • Samuel Badree out of IPL

    Bengaluru :  Royal Challengers Bangalore have called in South Africa chinaman bowler Tabraiz Shamsi as a replacement for injured West Indies legspinner Samuel Badree for the ongoing ninth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

  • IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad halt Gujarat Lions’ charge

    Rajkot: Sunrisers Hyderabad ended Gujarat Lions’ three-match winning streak with a 10-wicket thumping win in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Thursday.

  • Simhastha Mahakumbh’s first Shahi Snan today

    Ujjain :  The month-long Simhastha Mahakumbh will commence with the first Shahi Snan in the city of Mahakal on Friday. Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP) during a meeting on Thursday decided the sequence of Akharas taking bath at Ramghat and Dutt Akhara ghat. Administration is all set to host the maiden royal bath of the Mahakumbh.

  • Do you have traffic etiquette?

    Indore :  If you are not following the traffic rules, then you are not only committing an offence but are also a nuisance to law-abiding citizens of this city.  Jumping traffic signal would be okay for you but not for those on whose way you come suddenly disrupting traffic movement.