Free Press Journal
  • Sacrificing goats bought from market not right: Irrfan

    Jaipur : Bollywood star Irrfan Khan caused ripples when he criticised the practice of sacrifices of goats during the Id-Ul-Zoha festival and said such sacrifices of goats bought from the cattle market would not help in getting the almighty’s grace.

  • Municipality paid Rs 6L for generator worth Rs 3L: AAP

    SEONI-MALWA  : The layers of corruption are being exposed in the BJP led municipality. Aam Aadmi Party and Nagrik Morcha members have alleged corruption in purchase of generator. They said that municipality has purchased a generator worth Rs 3 lakh with spending Rs 6 lakh. They demanded a strict action in the matter. AAP and the Morcha produced bills of generator purchased by the municipality before media comparing them with bills of

  • SBI Chief says NPA woes may persist; hope to meet 12-13% loan aim in FY17

    MUMBAI:  State Bank of India Chairman Arundhati Bhattacharya said that while asset quality stress may continue, the bank is hopeful of achieving a credit growth target of around 12-13% in 2016-17 (Apr-Mar). She said that the bank has made substantial progress by reducing bad loans and increasing non-interest income.

  • Torrent Pharma to buy Glochem Ind’s API-mfg unit in Vizag

    MUMBAI:  Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd said it has entered into a binding agreement with Glochem Industries Ltd to acquire the latter’s active pharmaceutical ingredient-manufacturing unit in Visakhapatnam. The company did not disclose the financials of the deal. “Acquisition of this site will further help in backward integration and scale up of Torrent’s manufacturing capacity to meet the growing demand from the international markets,” Jinesh Shah, executive director of operations at Torrent Pharmaceuticals said