Free Press Journal
  • Equity markets surge on positive global cues

    Mumbai: Reduced chances of a US rate hike, coupled with foreign fund inflows and value buying, lifted the Indian equity markets during the mid-afternoon trade session on Friday.

  • RBI will keep low inflation in mind while deciding rates: FM

    New Delhi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today expressed hope that the Reserve Bank will keep in mind the decline in retail inflation while deciding on interest rates at its policy review meeting on October 4.

  • Sania Mirza rubbishes reports asking AITA to look into Venus’ medical data

    New Delhi: With speculation rife that Rio Olympics silver medallist Venus Williams has allegedly been allowed to use prohibited substance under Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs) clause, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza on Friday rubbished reports suggesting that she has demanded the All India Tennis Association (AITA) to raise the matter with the appropriate authorities.

  • Kajol praises ‘baby’ sister for ‘Anna’ teaser

    Mumbai: Actress Kajol has wished her sister Tanishaa Mukerji good luck for “Anna” and also praised her for the upcoming film’s teaser, which has received over 150,000 views online within 24 hours.

  • Congress CM, 42 MLAs defect to BJP ally in Arunachal

    Itanagar, Chief Minister Pema Khandu and 42 Congress MLAs on Friday quit the Congress and defected to the Peoples Party of Arunachal (PPA), an ally of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

  • Samsung launches Galaxy A9 Pro for Rs 32,490

    New Delhi: Extending its Galaxy A series in India, South Korean technology giant Samsung Electronics on Friday launched Galaxy A9 Pro smartphone with glass and metal body for Rs 32,490.

  • I stand by all my films: Sidharth Malhotra

    Mumbai: Sidharth Malhotra’s latest film “Baar Baar Dekho” might have received mixed responses from the audience and critics, but the actor stands by his choice of projects. He says the Nitya Mehra directorial has made him a “better artiste and human being”.

  • Super typhoon Meranti kills 7, injures 9 in China

    Beijing, Super typhoon Meranti left at least seven people dead and nine missing in the Chinese province of Fujian before weakening to a tropical storm, the local authorities said on Friday.

  • Scooters India may be put on the block

    New Delhi, Heavy Industries Ministry is likely to seek Cabinet approval for “strategic disinvestment” of loss making automaker Scooters India, a top official said today.

  • I can wear anything for film: SRK

    New Delhi: Tinsel town’s King Khan, who has been ruling million of hearts with his appealing style for over a decade now, recently admitted that he can wear absolutely anything for a film.

  • Bengaluru wastes nearly 50% of the water it gets from Cauvery

    As Karnataka continues its legal battle over the Cauvery, the states capital — almost entirely dependent on the river — wastes half the water it receives, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of water-use data.

  • Cauvery dispute: Top opposition leaders detained during protest in TN

    Chennai/ Tiruchirappalli: Top opposition leaders including M.K. Stalin and Kanimozhi of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), and Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) chief Vaiko have been detained today as they backed the shutdown called in Tamil Nadu over the Cauvery water dispute with Karnataka.

  • Gangster-turned politician Shahabuddin’s bail challenged in SC

    New Delhi: Senior advocate Prashant Bhushan today filed a petition in the Supreme Court for the cancellation of bail granted to gangster-turned politician Mohammad Shahabuddin, who walked out of the Bhagalpur jail last week.