Free Press Journal
  • Realisation In Love

    One day I was out in a boat on the Ganges. It was a beautiful evening in autumn. The sun had just set.  The silence of the sky was full to the brim with ineffable peace and beauty. The vast expanse of water was without a ripple, mirroring all the changing shades of the sunset glow.

  • Raghunath to lead India in Aussie tour

    Bengaluru : Goalkeeper P R Sreejesh have been left out due to an injury and in his place experienced drag-flicker V R Raghunath will return to the squad to lead the Indian men’s hockey team in the four-nation tournament in Australia later this month.

  • Srikanth looks to get back to top 8

    New Delhi : Eyeing a comeback at Macau open following an injury lay-off, shuttler K Srikanth says the initial tournaments would be crucial to get the confidence back as he aims to regain his place in the top 10.

  • GOLF: Aditi ASHOK tied ninth

    Gurugram : Rising star Aditi Ashok finished best among the Indians with a score of level par 72 to be tied ninth after the first round of the Hero womens Indian open at the DLF Golf and Country Club here on Friday.

  • Had good meeting with Obama, claims Donald

    Washington : President-elect Donald Trump has said that he had a “really good meeting” with outgoing President Barack Obama at the White House. The two leaders put past animosity aside during the meeting wherein Obama briefed Trump on domestic and foreign policy issues.

  • Maverick Aces steal first day honours

    Mumbai : Playing with great determination, Maverick Aces stole the opening day honours as they came from behind to defeat Rajdhani Royal 3-2 in a Round-I league match of the 2nd NSCI Badminton League (NBL), which commenced at the NSCI badminton hall, Worli, on Friday morning.

  • Media inciting protests against me: Trump

    Washington/New York : Angry Americans staged nationwide protests for a second day against Donald Trump’s election victory, with thousands besieging New York and Chicago, as the president-elect accused the media of inciting “professional protesters” against him, reports PTI.

  • Sachin Bangera scores hat-trick

    Mumbai : Sachin Bangera struck a fine hat-trick to guide Bombay Disabled to a facile 5-2 win over Indigo FC in a Second Division match of the MDFA (Mumbai District Football Association) League 2016-2017, and played at the St. Xavier’s ground, Pare.

  • We can win if we bat well: Pujara

    Rajkot : Far from being disheartened by the loss of quick wickets just before close, Cheteshwar Pujara feels India can force a win if they bat well today.

  • ‘Late wickets have given us a lift’

    The two wickets that England picked up at the fag end of the third day may not have given them an edge against India in the opening cricket Test, but assistant coach of the visiting team Paul Farbrace on Friday said the dismissals have certainly has boosted their confidence.

  • Rain may thwart Aussie fightback Heavens above!

    Hobart : Skipper Steve Smith said today he may play with just four bowlers as rain threatens Australia’s chances of rebounding from their mauling against South Africa in the second Test from Saturday.

  • Levy up to Rs. 8,500 per flight, Airfares to rise

    New Delhi : Airfares are set to rise with the government deciding to levy up to Rs 8,500 per flight on major routes to fund the regional air connectivity scheme.

  • FDI surges by 77 % to USD 5.15 bn in September

    New Delhi : With the government relaxing FDI policy and taking steps to improve ease of doing business, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the country increased by 77.5 per cent to USD 5.15 billion in September this year, reports PTI.

  • ONGC Videsh inks agreements in Venezuela for JV redevelopment

    Kolkata : Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd said its subsidiary ONGC Videsh Ltd and Petroleos De Venezuela have signed two agreements for redevelopment of the San Cristobal joint venture project in Venezuela, reports PTI.

  • Cloud data traffic to grow 3.7 fold by 2020: Report

    New Delhi : Cloud data traffic is expected to rise 3.7 fold – up from 3.9 zettabytes (ZB) per year in 2015 – to 14.1 ZB per year by 2020, a new report by global networking giant Cisco revealed.