Free Press Journal
  • Godavari pollution: NGT issues notices

    Nashik : The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Western Zone, Pune, issued notices to the CEO of Trimbakeshwar Municipal Council (TMC) and director of Maharashtra Engineering Research Institute (MERI) for implementation of its earlier orders. This was during the hearing on pollution case of Godavari River. NGT, Pune, is hearing a case of Godavari River which has been polluted with sewage at Trimbakeshwar town of Nashik district. Trimbakeshwar is the source of the Godavari

  • Guv forms panel to select new VC

    Mumbai : The Governor of Maharashtra and Chancellor of Universities in the State CH Vidyasagar Rao has constituted a Search Committee to select a new Vice Chancellor for the Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU).

  • Will and commitment of people needed to fight graft: ACB chief

    Mumbai : The annual vigilance awareness week initiated by Maharashtra’s Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) concluded on Saturday. Speaking of this weeklong drive between October 31 and November 5, Vivek Phansalkar, the Additional Director General of ACB said that only the “will and commitment” of general public can help to uproot corruption in the society.

  • 350th birth anniv of Sikh guru to be marked

    Mumbai : A grand three-day long Jagruti Yatra to mark the 350th Prakash Purab, or birth anniversary celebrations of the 10th Sikh guru Guru Gobind Singh, will be held in Mumbai and other parts of the state from Sunday, a top official said here on Saturday.

  • Cong to move breach of privilege notice in winter session

    Mumbai: Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil (Congress), the Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Legislative Assembly told reporters on Friday that he will table a breach of privilege motion against the BJP-led Maharashtra Government during the Winter Session of the state legislature. The winter session will be held in Nagpur is to begin from December 5.

  • Melania modelled in US prior to getting work visa

    Washington : Melania Trump was paid for 10 modeling jobs in the United States worth $20,056 that occurred in the seven weeks before she had legal permission to work in the country, according to detailed accounting ledgers, contracts and related documents from 20 years ago, reports AP.

  • Hillary most corrupt person ever to run for presidency, says Trump

    Washington : Donald Trump alleged that Hillary Clinton is the “most corrupt person ever” to contest for US presidency and said her election to the White House would trigger an unmatched constitutional crisis in the US.

  • FBI warns of terror BID on poll day eve

    New York : Authorities in New York have been put on high alert after intelligence inputs about a possible terror attack by al-Qaeda militants in the city on the eve of the US presidential elections next week, media reports said.

  • Saeed slams Pak govt for ‘cool’ response over Kashmir issue

    Lahore : Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief and Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed has criticised the Nawaz Sharif government for giving a “cool” response to India over alleged atrocities in Kashmir, saying people in the Valley need Pakistan’s “full practical support”.

  • Massive rally in South Korea to demand Prez’s resignation

    Seoul : Thousands of protesters gathered in South Korea’s central Seoul on Saturday demanding President Park Geun-hye’s resignation over a corruption scandal involving one of her acquaintances, reports IANS.

  • Several mysterious banners now urge Pak Army Chief to contest election

    Islamabad : Mysterious banners in Pakistan with pictures of the Army Chief General Raheel Sharif are once again surfacing in the garrison city of Rawalpindi. But this time the message urges the army general to “participate” in the next general election due in 2018, reports IANS.

  • Kamala set to become 1st Indian-American US Senator

    Los Angeles : Kamala Harris, California’s Attorney General, is on the cusp of becoming the first Indian- American Senator in the US Congress with latest polls placing her “far ahead” of her rival days before the November 8 general elections.

  • Will a keto diet help you lose fat?

    A Ketogenic Diet seems to be the newest trend to shed those extra kilos, says Sonali Pimputkar.  

  • Hungarian food rhapsody

    Hungarian cuisine is more than just Goulash. Sapna Sarfare finds more about this unknown international cuisine for Indians.

  • The mesmerising clock tower of Bern

    Samrat is mesmerised with the clock tower in Bern, representing the ultimate source of both, Swiss punctuality and Swiss finance.