Free Press Journal
  • Drug-peddlers’ gang busted

    Mumbai : The MRA police in Mumbai have busted a gang of drug-peddlers who were selling liquid chemicals in bottles. This is currently being used by a large number of drug addicts as it is cheaper than street drugs.

  • HR forum meet on leadership held

    Indore : Indore Management Association (IMA) organised an HR Forum Meeting on topic ‘Developing Internal Talent & Leadership’ for management professionals and students here at IMA meeting room, Jall Auditorium, on Thursday.

  • Top Railway official miffed over poor quality of food

    BHOPAL : Additional General Manager (AGM), West Central Railway (WCR) SP Trivedi, who interacted directly with passengers, pulled up officials over poor food quality and rate list at Bhopal Railway station on Thursday.

  • CR commuters continue to face disrupted train services

    Mumbai  : Central Railway (CR) commuters were hit hard on the second consecutive day due to disrupted train services. A total of 50 services on CR were cancelled on Thursday while all the services till the evening were running 20 to 30 minutes behind schedule. On Thursday also in the evening peak hours 69 services were cancelled as an electricity transformer had burst in Vikroli resulting in stranding of thousands of commuters at

  • Bajrang Dal training camp invokes political slugfest

    Lucknow : The arms training camp of Bajrang Dal has triggered a war of words among political parties in Uttar Pradesh with Mayawati expressing concern over Governor Ram Naik’s support to the ‘illegal exercise’ and SP accusing BJP of whipping up communal frenzy with an eye on state assembly polls.

  • SIT book Gurgaon cops, to present info before SC today

    Mumbai : With the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of the Mumbai Police having booked the eight-member Gurgaon police team for carrying out the fake encounter on alleged gangster Sandeep Gadolia, the new information in this case will be presented to the Supreme Court tomorrow.

  • Reforms and policy decisions on track, but no smooth-sailing: DBS

    New Delhi : With the government completing its two years in office, global financial services major DBS said the reform agenda and policy decisions “have been on track, but it’s not entirely smooth sailing” despite the strong mandate.

  • Virat Kohli surges ahead of Lionel Messi in sports ranking

    New Delhi : India’s Test captain and numero uno batsman Virat Kohli has been named as ‘Third Most Marketable Sportsperson’ in the world ahead of football superstar Lionel Messi, world No 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic in a latest survey published by magazine ‘SportsPro’.

  • Sena candidates file papers

    Mumbai: Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut today filed his nomination from Maharashtra for the Rajya Sabha election slated for June 11. Also, senior Sena leaders and ministers in State government Subhash Desai and Diwakar Raote filed their nominations for the state Legislative Council elections of June 10. As per the arithmetic, BJP and Shiv Sena can wrest at least one seat each from Congress and NCP given the present strength in

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    Assembly Polls 2017: UP takes centre stage, now

    After the excitement of the five state assembly elections this year, focus is already shifting towards the 2017 Assembly polls. Next year Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa will be going for polls. Stakes are high for all the players including the BJP, Congress, SP, BSP, AAP and Akali Dal. There is bound to be some political realignment before that.

  • Manjhi’s convoy attacked, former Bihar CM unhurt

    Gaya : The convoy of former Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi was attacked here on Thursday by a mob protesting against the killing of an LJP leader by Maoists and demanding immediate arrest of the culprits.

  • Legend Pele likes Real Madrid than Atletico

    Rome : Football legend Pele has said he likes Real Madrid more than Atletico Madrid because Real has a “more artistic” playing style. The two Spanish football clubs play Champions League final on Saturday in Milan, Italy.

  • Djoko, Rafa reach milestones at French Open

    Paris :  World number one Novak Djokovic and nine-time champion Rafael Nadal racked up personal Grand Slam milestones on Thursday as they moved into the French Open third round.

  • GBL to commence from 28th May at GSC

    Mumbai : Goregaon Sports Club Badminton League (GBL) organized and hosted by Goregaon Sports Club (GSC) will commence from Saturday, 28th May.

  • Renault forays into pre-owned car biz in India

    New Delhi :  French auto major Renault on Thursday  forayed into pre-owned car business in India by opening its first outlet in Bengaluru. ‘Renault Selection’ would provide customers a transparent and reliable platform for buying, selling and exchanging certified pre-owned cars of all brands with optimum deals on finance, insurance, warranty and road side assistance (RSA).

  • New Zealand extend Hesson’s contract

    Wellington : Black Caps mentor Mike Hesson has extended his contract until the 2019 World Cup, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said today, describing him as the best coach in the country’s history.