Free Press Journal
  • Dilip Buildcon IPO review by Dilip Davda

    Dilip Buildcon Ltd (DBL) is one of the leading private sector road-focused EPC contractors in India. During the last five Financial Years ended March 31, 2016 it has completed the construction of 47 road projects in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan and Maharashtra in India, with an aggregate length of approximately 5,611.94 lane kms, achieving a CAGR of 38.18% of revenue growth on a consolidated basis for the

  • RBI cancels registration of 5 NBFCs

    Mumbai : The RBI has cancelled the certificate of registration of five non-banking finance companies, according to a press release.

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    Somalia: Suicide car bomb at UN mine offices kills 10

    Mogadishu: A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden car outside the United Nations Mine Action Service offices in Mogadishu, killing 10 people, including seven UN guards, a Somali police official said today. Unlike previous attacks blamed on the al-Qaida-linked militant group al-Shabab, gunmen did not accompany the suicide bomber, Captain Mohamed Hussein said.

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    Beijing urged to accept South China Sea ruling

    Vientiane(Laos): Japan, Australia and the US on Tuesday urged China to recognise the ruling by The Hague’s Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in favour of the Philippines over its South China Sea dispute with Beijing. In a joint statement, US Secretary of State John Kerry, and his Japanese and Australian counterparts, Fumio Kishide and Julie Bishop, who are set to attend multilateral meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) here

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    Hillary will make ‘outstanding’ US President: Sanders

    Philadelphia: Ending months of animosity, US senator Bernie Sanders today “proudly” endorsed former rival Hillary Clinton who he said will make an “outstanding” president as the choice between her and Republican nominee Donald Trump is “not even close”. “Based on her ideas and her leadership – Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States. The choice is not even close,” 71-year-old Sanders said in his address to the Democratic

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    Chetan Bhagat’s new chapter 

    …No, it’s not a book but his new video Q&A on Twitter! Trust the market-savvy Bhagat to make waves, answering fan queries with personalised Twitter videos. The most followed Indian author on Twitter with a whopping 7.39 Million followers, Chetan took time out to open up the book of his life in an interactive Q&A session from the Twitter BlueRoom.

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    Arjun Kapoor’s style guide

    For someone who started out obese and completely out of shape, Arjun Kapoor has come a long way and is no less than a style icon today, sporting his own brand of earthy cool. This dishy dude is now often asked for style advice. Here are a few of his pointers… Wardrobe must-haves should include black and white shirts and tees, a good pair of jeans and a smart suit.

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    Tips to reduce digital overload on the eye

    If you are dealing with symptoms such as red, watery and itchy eyes, frequent headaches and visual fatigue, you are not alone! With constant exposure to digital devices such as computers, smartphones, tablets, e-readers etc, a large number of people are experiencing increase in symptoms of eye fatigue in recent times, says Shivkumar J, CEO, Essilor India.

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    Estuaries can become a power source

    Bengaluru: Scientists have found a new source of clean energy that will join the existing list of solar, wind, and hydropower, says a report in Nanowerk News, a leading nanotechnology portal, says IANS. The new source — called osmotic power — is generated by a process called “osmosis” that occurs when fresh water comes into contact with salt water through a thin membrane. During osmosis, the salt “ions” pass through the membrane into

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    Sonakshi keeps it simple…

    Get Sonakshi Sinha to start talking about Daddy Sinha and there’s no stopping the flow. She reveals that her father did pamper her a lot but her mother maintained the balance – she pampered the boys!

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    I don’t want to be number one: Irrfan Khan

    He may have given stellar performances in films like “Piku” and “Talvar” besides an equally impressive career in Hollywood, but actor Irrfan Khan says he is not in the race to the number one slot.

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    Menopause, insomnia make you age faster

    Washington DC: Turns out, those hot flashes and sleepless nights can send you to an early grave, reports ANI. Two separate UCLA studies suggest that menopause and insomnia could increase women’s risk for aging-related diseases and earlier death. “For decades, scientists have disagreed over whether menopause causes aging or aging causes menopause,” said senior author Steve Horvath. “It’s like the chicken or the egg: which came first? Our study is the

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    A toll-free number helps villagers live with animals

    Bandipur National Park (Karnataka): For someone whose cow — valued at Rs 20,000 ($300) — was killed by a tiger in August 2015, Mahadeva Gowda is calm, as is Shiva Murthy, whose sugarcane crop was trampled by elephants in July 2016, the fifth such pachyderm raid over the past year.

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    Dadri lynch: Akhlaq’s family to move Allahabad HC’s for quashing of FIR

    Lucknow: The family of Mohammad Akhlaq Saifi, who was lynched by his neighbours in Bishahra in Dadri in September last over rumours of him and his family having eaten beef, will move to the Allahabad High Court, seeking stay on the arrest order and quashing of a Surajpur court’s order to the Greater Noida police on Thursday to register a case of cow slaughter against the victim and his family