Free Press Journal
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    NorthEast United FC signs Uruguayan striker Sasha Aneff

    New Delhi: Gearing up for the Hero India Super League championship, NorthEast United FC today strengthened its attack by roping in Uruguayan striker, Sasha Aneff for the third season. The 25-year-old, who has played in Croatia, Slovenia, Uruguay and Sweden, is the fourth International signing made by the Highlanders leading up to the third season of the Indian Super League.

  • Kanpur to host first India-New Zealand Test from September 22

    New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced the venues for the upcoming home series against New Zealand, comprising three Tests and five One-Day Internationals (ODI), with the first Test starting on September 22 in Kanpur.

  • I-T dept to establish over 60 taxpayer centres across country

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department will establish over 60 facilitation centres – Aaykar Seva Kendras – this fiscal from Goalpara in Assam to Neemuch in MP as part of efforts to widen the taxpayer base and reach a maximum number of people who need help in doing business with the taxman.

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    Don’t throw tantrum after NSG setback: Chinese daily

    Beijing: A Chinese daily on Tuesday urged India not to throw tantrum after failing to join the NSG and said Western adulation had made New Delhi “a bit smug in international affairs”.

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    Foetal brain’s disrupted immunity may up schizophrenia, autism risks

    Jerusalem: Viral infection in mothers may cause the development of disrupted foetal immune system in babies which may lead to certain neurodevelopmental disorders in later life, a study has found. The findings showed that the mother’s infection with the cytomegalovirus (CMV) during pregnancy may affect her own as well as her babies’ immune system and thus increase the risk of the offspring developing autism or schizophrenia.

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    PM Modi doesn’t have courage to take Swamy’s name: NCP

    New Delhi: The National Congress Party (NCP) on Tuesday attempted to corner Prime Minister Narendra Modi a day after he ticked off Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy for his attack on top policy makers and said that the former should have risen on day one to avoid this controversy.

  • Goa fishermen’s union threatens to disrupt BRICS summit

    Panaji: A fishermen’s association in Goa has threatened to disrupt the upcoming BRICS summit in Goa, if a proposed satellite port in Betul village in south Goa is not scrapped and traditional homes of fishermen, facing demolition, saved by the state government.

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    EU lawmakers to press UK for quick exit ahead of summit

    Brussels: European Union lawmakers are meeting in emergency session to discuss the UK’s unprecedented vote to leave the EU, set to call for Britain to trigger the exit process immediately. A non-binding draft resolution drawn up for Tuesday’s session says the process should be launched once Prime Minister David Cameron notifies the outcome of the British referendum to EU leaders.

  • Congress-UDF, BJP MLA walk out of Kerala Assembly 

    Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition Congress-led UDF along with the lone BJP MLA today staged a walkout in the Kerala Assembly protesting denial of permission for a debate on arrest of two Dalit sisters, daughters of a Congress leader in Kannur district, for allegedly attacking a CPI(M) activist.

  • Check out Jeetendra with his grandson Laksshya Kapoor

    The news broke yesterday that Tusshar Kapoor became a father to a baby boy Laksshya recently through surrogacy. In a press conference, Tusshar Kapoor spoke about wanting to become a parent and the entering a new phase in life.

  • I’m eagerly waiting to knockout Kerry early: Vijender

    New Delhi: Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh today said he is doing high intensity training ahead of his much-awaited title fight at home and hopes to “knockout” Australian Kerry Hope early for the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight Championship crown here on July 16.

  • France keenly interested in partnering with Puducherry: CM

    Puducherry: The French government was interested in cooperating with Puducherry administration for infrastructural development and academic programmes, Chief Minister V Narayanasamy today said