Free Press Journal
  • Thiem too strong for Zverev at French Open

    Paris :  Dominic Thiem confirmed his status as an outsider to win the French Open title at Roland Garros on Saturday with a 6-7 (4/7), 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 third round win over German teenager Alexander Zverev.

  • Alarming transfusion!

    Maha ranks third on the list of states with highest cases of HIV via blood transfusion, says NACO report (more…)

  • Sunil Chhetri, John Johnson, Rino Anto win awards

    Mumbai : Bengaluru FC defender John Johnson was named the Players’ Player of the Season while skipper Sunil Chhetri finished as the highest scorer for the third year running as the I-League champions recognised top performers at the annual awards ceremony in Bengaluru on Friday night.

  • Udit Gogoi, Naisha Srivastava in line for a double

    Mumbai  : Boys’ top seed Udit Gogoi of Assam and girls’ top seed Naisha Srivastava of Karnataka set themselves up for a double crown when they won the doubles titles, in the 10th Ramesh Desai Memorial MSLTA-Yonex Sunrise-CCI Under-12 National Tennis Championship, at the Cricket Club of India on Saturday.

  • ‘Ganga will become one of the cleanest river by 2018’

    In rural areas, women and girls in school face the problem of going out (during menstruation days)… I would request if sanitary pads could be provided in the toilets so that it could help women and children get help instantly. (more…)

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    Dombivali blast: Death toll rises to 12

    Mumbai : The death toll in the boiler blast in a factory at Dombivali in adjoining Thane district climbed to 12 with recovery of another body from the debris on Saturday, an NDRF official said.

  • Tigers and Eagles start with wins at Goregaon Sports Club Badminton League

    Mumbai  : Tigers and Eagles got off to a good start with wins on the first day of the Reebok GBL (Goregaon Sports Club Badminton League) 2016 organized and hosted by Goregaon Sports Club (GSC). Sanjeev Mahajan and Amit Goenka of Tigers beat Kamlesh Sharma and Gaurav Talwar of Condors 15-9, 15-9 in open doubles.

  • Drummer’ Modi gushes about vibrant Meghalaya

    Meghalaya : Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on his maiden visit to Meghalaya, turned into a tourist as he was seen taking in the scenic beauty of the state on Saturday and praising about how vibrant the region was.

  • Divya takes Santacruz Gym in title round

    Mumbai  : Divya Deshpande, India No.6 and current state champion played a pivot role as Santacruz Gymkhana stormed into the women’s premier division final  in the MSDTTA 1stdivision inter-club table tennis leagu, hosted by Juhu Vile Parle Gymkhana here today.

  • We have alternative for Italian torpedos: Parrikar

    Mumbai : Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said the government had found an alternative source for procuring torpedos following the blacklisting of Italian company Finmeccanica SpA in the VVIP Chopper scam.

  • 3 girls including minor rescued from sex den

    Mumbai : Three girls, including a 16-year-old minor, have been rescued and one 40-year-old lady pimp‎ has been arrested by the Social Service Branch of Mumbai Police late evening on Friday for running a sex racket in a spa centre in Andheri West.