Free Press Journal
  • Arsenal winger , Liverpool Thru

    London : Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge and Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain both scored twice as the experienced players secured passage for their youthful teams into the quarterfinals of the League Cup.

  • Leander Paes looking for new partner?

    Since December 1997, when he played in Ahmedabad with Nitin Kirrtane, Paes is now seen in action in a Challenger event.

  • Out of 47 cos, 38 cos have set short-term emission targets, says study

    Mumbai : Corporates are increasing focus on setting emission reduction and renewable energy targets besides putting up an internal price on carbon as part of risk mitigation, says a report. According to CDP’s latest climate change report, as many as 47 firms on the BSE 200 index have disclosed information related to climate change as against 34 companies in 2010, reports PTI.

  • GST may help improve India’s ranking in ‘Doing Business’

    New Delhi : India being ranked 130 by the World Bank’s latest ‘Doing Business’ report does not fully reflect the significant transformation in the overall business environment following government reforms, industry bodies said on Wednesday, reports PTI.

  • Two Golds For India

    New Delhi : Guru Raja (56kg) and Joti Mal (53kg) opened the medal account for India, striking gold in their respective events at the Commonwealth Senior (Men and Women) Weightlifting Championships being held at Penang, Malaysia.

  • Athletico Titans are champs

    Mumbai : Athletico Titans clinched the top honours defeating Somlands Juniors 6-4 via the tie-breaker in a tense and exciting Men’s First Division final of the 15th Bandra West Football League 2016, sponsored by Baba Siddique & Zeeshan Siddique and conducted by the BWFA (Bandra West Football Association) and played at the Dr. Norman Lewis Supari Talao, Municipal grounds. In a well contested summit clash the teams were locked 3-3 at the

  • Net profit growth of private cos decelerated in Q1: RBI

    Mumbai : Aggregate sales growth of the listed private companies slowed down to 0.1 per cent in the Q1 of 2016-17 y-o-y, RBI data said, reports PTI. Expenditure, at the aggregate level, continued to contract, though at a lower rate as compared with the previous quarter. “This resulted in a slowdown in operating profit at the aggregate level.

  • Rangers in final

    Mumbai : Keegan Pinto scored two opportunistic goals, which were the highlight of Junior Rangers thumping 4-0 win over Farm House Sports Club in a Boys’ Under-16 semi-final encounter, of the 16th Kalina Football League (KFL), organised by the Our Lady of Egypt Parish Church Sports Committee, and played at the Our Lady of Egypt Church ground, Kalina. Keegan’s teammates, Aaron Dias and Krishna Shukla, both chipped in with a goal each