Free Press Journal
  • A lovely light- Roald Dahl

    “My Candle burns at both ends. It will not last the night. But ah! My foes and oh! My friends. It gives a lovely light.”

  • Doodle art-Doodly Doo

    Disha Prashant takes a look at the increase in trend of Doodle art.

  • Mumbaikars join hands to clean beaches, post Ganpati immersion

    Mumbai: After bidding farewell to lord Ganesh, Mumbaikars braving the downpour on Friday came forward to help the civic authorities for beach cleanup. The city dwellers successfully collected over 55 metric tons of waste from Girgaun Chowpatty.

  • Rehab of slum-dwellers: MMRDA struggling to complete survey

    Mumbai: Even after five months, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is struggling to complete the survey to determine number of families eligible for rehabilitation who are currently occupying the land around Mumbai’s international airport.

  • Heavy rainfall in city for next 3 days: IMD

    Mumbai: Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday recorded light rainfall and a wind speed of beyond 3 knots in many parts of the city.

  • Nation welcomes ‘Mormugao’ vessel at Mazagaon Dock

    Mumbai: The Indian Navy launched country’s latest Guided Missile Destroyer ‘Mormugao’ at Mazagaon Dock Ship Builders Limited (MDL) in Mumbai amidst loud cheers and thunderous applause on Saturday.

  • Pleasure in installments

    If you come to think of it, age is just a number. Take a mother of two, a twenty-something entrepreneur and a proud grandparent. They all share one thing notably in common – essentially, at heart, each of them is innocently infantile, waiting on little instances to effortlessly bring about a childlike glee onto their face.

  • More Troops Being Rushed To Kashmir

    New Delhi : A week after an entire Brigade rushed into the trouble-torn South Kashmir, the government is contemplating to shift two more Brigades to the other parts of the turbulent Kashmir from the Udhampur-based Northern Command headquarters in Jammu.

  • 150-200 militants set to infiltrate Valley: BSF

    Srinagar: Around 200 militants from across the border are trying to infiltrate into Kashmir, while some have already sneaked into the Valley and the number of encounters along the LoC has increased, a senior BSF officer said on Saturday. “There has been an increase in the number of encounters along the LoC this year, and seeing that there is no denial that infiltration has taken place…Around 150-200 militants are waiting on the

  • Addressing chronic cases is the real challenge: CJI

    Ahmedabad : The real challenge before the judiciary is to address chronic cases which remain festering in courts, Chief Justice of India T S Thakur said on Saturday even as he stressed that disposing of smaller cases was like cleaning the house of the garbage littered around.

  • An enigma called the Human Mind

    The human mind is a puzzle, a mystery, a paradox, a quandary, intractable to analyse or it may be regarded as a supercomputer, though that would be facile. Sages, seekers, savants all have since the inception of universe made valiant attempts to understand this riddle called the mind.

  • CBI takes the first step in $208 mn Embraer deal

    New Delhi : The CBI on Saturday registered a preliminary enquiry (PE) against unidentified Defence Ministry officials and others to probe allegations of kickbacks in the purchase of three Embraer aircraft in a $208 million deal inked during the UPA rule in 2008, an official said.

  • US to be partner country at Vibrant Gujarat Summit

    New Delhi: The US has decided to become a partner country for the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit, which is slated to be held in January next year.  “During the visit of Vibrant Gujarat delegation to the State Department, the United States decided to participate in the Vibrant Gujarat summit as a partner country,” a release said.