Free Press Journal
  • Ritu dropped from Rio team

    “It’s correct Ritu is not in the Olympic team. Her exclusion is solely on two counts – her (poor) performance and second is her attitude.” -team management (more…)

  • Will be back Federer to play next Wimbledon

    London : Roger Federer insists he will be back at Wimbledon in 2017, when he will be pushing 36, despite his heartbreaking loss to Milos Raonic in the semi-finals.

  • Am a bit afraid to crack jokes in Delhi: Parrikar

    Panaji : Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi opined there is no humour left in public life, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said that he is a bit afraid to crack jokes in Delhi as they can be misinterpreted.

  • ITI admission is in full swing in Maharashtra

    Mumbai: The application process for admissions to Industrial Training Institutes is in full swing with over 4 lakh candidates registering. Last year, there were 48 times more applicants than there were seats available for the ‘Electrician’ trade in the state’s (ITIs).

  • Singhvi faults SC for not filling vacancies

    Ahmedabad : The Supreme Court should accept the responsibility for growing backlog of cases in the courts as it failed to fill the judicial vacancies, Rajya Sabha member and Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi said on Saturday.

  • ‘Supreme’ win for Ravindra Kotiyan and Mrunmayee Mhatre

    Mumbai : Maharashtra state champion Ravindra Kotiyan and Mrunmayee Mhatre were instrumental in leading Supreme Fighters to a 6-3 win over Blazing Bashers in the best-of-9-game Group ‘B’ league match of the 2nd  edition of the iProspect-Mumbai Super League (MSL) Table Tennis Championship organized by 11 even Sports and played at the NSCI on Saturday. This was third consecutive victory for Supreme Fighters and with a tally of 180 points they occupy the

  • Digvijay sticks to claim on Pragya, Rajnath meeting

    New Delhi : Sticking to his claim that Rajnath Singh had met Pragya Thakur, Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Saturday posted on Twitter a photo purportedly showing the Malegaon blast case accused seated beside the Home Minister and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

  • Villagers Spend 1/4th Of Budget On Mobiles

    NEW DELHI : Mobile is the biggest hit for families in the rural areas to remain in touch with their bread-earners in cities almost on daily basis.

  • VVMC corporator sons held for assault, kidnapping developer

    Vasai: The Bahujan Vikas Aghadi (BVA), which enjoys a seat share of 106 out of 115 seats in the Vasai-Virar Municipal Corporation (VVMC), was left red faced when one of their Nallasopara corporators, a proven history-sheeter, was arrested by the Tulinj cops on June 8 for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting a developer. Sitaram Sudama aka Chhedi Gupta, corporator from ward number 71, had allegedly given Supari to his own children, Anil Gupta and

  • Bolt in Rio list

    Kingston : Reigning Olympic and world sprint champion Usain Bolt, who suffered a torn hamstring at the Jamaican Olympic trials, will be named to Jamaica’s team for the Rio Olympics on Monday, the Gleaner newspaper reported.