Free Press Journal
  • Seva (Service) – I: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

    Our first and foremost commitment in the world is to do seva, or service. If there is fear in your life, it is because of a lack of commitment. The very thought, “I am here in this world to do seva,” dissolves the “I” and when the “I” dissolves, worries dissolve. Sevais not something you do out of convenience or for pleasure. The ultimate purpose of life is to be of service.

  • India-Australia Test series to start in Pune from Feb 23

    New Delhi : India’s eagerly-anticipated home Test series against arch-foes Australia will start on February 23 in Pune, just a day after the visiting country’s Twenty20 side winds up a home assignment against Sri Lanka.

  • Yes to Decision Review System

    New Delhi : Ending its long-standing opposition to the Decision Review System (DRS), the BCCI on Friday agreed to its usage on a trial basis during India’s home Test series  against England starting next month.

  • England in command

    Stokes’ late strike tumbles Bangladesh

  • MP piles on the misery for Mumbai

    Raipur : Madhya Pradesh posted a massive 445 in their first innings and then returned to reduce defending champion Mumbai to 38-2 at stumps on the second day of their Group A Ranji Trophy on Friday.

  • India into Kabaddi final

    Ahmedabad : India produced a remarkable performance as they crushed Thailand 73-20to storm into the final of the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup. Pardeep Narwal scored 14 points and had a terrific game to lead his team into the final where they will take on Iran. A packed house at the TransStadia Arena in Ahmedabad were treated to a spectacular show as the big guns of India came out blazing and Thailand just


    Pogba purrs as Manchester United trounce Fenerbahce

  • FC Goa taste win

    Mumbai : FC Goa breathed new life into their Hero Indian Super League campaign with a gritty 1-0 victory over Mumbai City FC at Mumbai Football Arena, on Friday.

  • Indians finish on podium

    New Delhi : India created history at the IWF Youth (Boys & Girls) World Weightlifting Championships at Penang, Malaysia, bagging a silver and a bronze medal in the 56kg weight category.

  • APMC act 2.0 will come to existence by 2017

    New Delhi : Government will be ready with second version of model Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) act by next year, aiming to increase farmers’ income by measures like taking contract farming out of the law. NITI Aayog and Agriculture Ministry are working on the new model law, which can be adopted by the states. At present, few states like Punjab have come out with separate contract farming law, reports PTI.

  • FIPB approves 4 FDI proposals

    New Delhi : Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) has approved four FDI proposals entailing investment of Rs 2,060 crore. It also rejected similar number of proposals, including that of BT Global Communication to acquire remaining 26 per cent stake in BT Telecom India, reports PTI.

  • P R Sreejesh calm before Pakistan clash

    Kuantan : India captain P R Sreejesh is keen that his players play it cool when the Asian Champions Trophy’s key encounter against arch sub-continental hockey rivals Pakistan comes up on Sunday.

  • Rivaldo lights up RFYS

    Mumbai : Reliance Foundation Youth Sports held its qualification round matches at the Greater Noida Sports Complex. The participating students were in for a treat as the matches were graced by the presence of one of Brazil’s finest players and World Cup winner Rivaldo, who motivated the young kids playing at the tournament. Rivaldo’s presence stole the show as Kothari International School took on the Father Agnel School in their Junior Boys

  • Evgeny Donskoy to lead field in KPIT Challenger

    Mumbai : Russia’s No.1 player Evgeny Donskoy, a quarter-finalist at the Rio Olympics 2016 will lead the field in the USD 50,000 KPIT Men’s ATP Challenger to be organized at the Mahalunge Balewadi Tennis Complex in Pune from October 22-29 by AITA, MSLTA and PMDTA.