Free Press Journal
  • Mumbai: Bhagwati Hospital runs sans key diagnostic tools

    Mumbai: Ever since the renovated Bhagwati Municipal Hospital was inaugurated in June, the ultra sonography and portable X-Ray machines have been out of order, causing enormous difficulties to patients.

  • ‘This is my best ever hundred’

    Faf du Plessis, motivated by the events of his controversial ball-tampering case, ranked his unbeaten century in South Africa’s pink-ball Test with Australia on Thursday as the best of his career.

  • Faf’s ton a revenge? : Du Plessis puts Proteas in command

    Adelaide : Skipper Faf du Plessis put his ball tampering controversy behind him to defy Australia’s bowlers with a steely century to put South Africa in early control of the day-night third Test in Adelaide.

  • Anil defends Virat

    India coach Anil Kumble on Thursday categorically dismissed allegations of ball tampering levelled against skipper Virat Kohli by the British media, stating that he does not believe in “giving wind to such stories”.

  • Barca, City sizzle

    Paris : Lionel Messi fired Barcelona into the last 16 of the Champions League after a 2-0 win at Celtic as they were joined in the knockout rounds by Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City.

  • Liverpool legend Gerrard hangs boots

    London : Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement from professional football today at the age of 36, calling time on an emblematic career.

  • Kumble praises spinners

    It is a delight for a coach when a blend of youth and experience works in tandem to create magic for the team and Anil Kumble isn’t complaining either.

  • Why not Pant? : ‘Better keeping skills’ favour Parthiv

    Mohali : Rishabh Pant may be the flavour this domestic cricket season but chief coach Anil Kumble feels that Parthiv Patel’s experience as well as better “keeping skills” have enabled him to make a comeback into Indian Test side after eight long years.

  • India down Malaysia

    Melbourne : Nikkin Thimmaiah scored a brace as the Indian men’s hockey team got the better of Malaysia 4-2 to register its first win in the round robin encounter of the 4 Nations Invitational tournament on Thursday.

  • Goa on brink of exit

     Goa : Atletico de Kolkata maintained their excellent unbeaten record against FC Goa as they scripted a dramatic 2-1 victory to leave FC Goa on the brink of elimination from Hero Indian Super League at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Fatorda-Goa, on Thursday.

  • Saina, Sindhu into quarters

    Kowloon : Newly-crowned China Open champion P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal entered the quarterfinals of the women’s singles competition at the Hong Kong Open Super Series tournament on a fruitful day for Indian shuttlers here.

  • Sunaira, Naishaa enter quarters

    Mumbai : Sunaira Jain of Podar International (Khar) and Naishaa Bhatoye of St. Gregorius high school (Chembur) cruised into the quarter-finals of the girls under-10 group in the Mumbai Schools Sports Association (MSSA) inter school badminton tournament hosted by Bombay Gymkhana and Badminton Gurukul under the aegis of Greater Mumbai Badminton Association (GMBA). Sunaira lost just one point as she outplayed Aakansha Kokash 15-1 while, Naishaa comfortably defeated Ananya Sawant 15-5 to progress.

  • Muniyappa emerges halfway leader

    Mumbai : Bengaluru’s C Muniyappa emerged as the halfway leader at the CG Open 2016 after he carded a five-under-65 in round two at the Bombay Presidency Golf Club (BPGC) on Thursday. Muniyappa’s two-day total stood at 11-under-129 at the Rs. 1 crore event.

  • Solanki soars to high jump record

    Mumbai : Krish Solanki of Children’s Academy Sports Club, Malad set the boys under-14 high jump meet record, to light up the opening day of the 41st Bombay YMCA State Level annual athletic meet, at the University Stadium, Marine Lines on Thursday.

  • Goregaon Premiere League kicks off

    Mumbai : In a glittering ceremony, attended by almost 1000 people, the legendary Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag inaugurated the 2nd edition of Goregaon Sports Club Premier Cricket League. The league will be held from 25thNovember 2016 to 15th January 2016.

  • Bengaluru, Mumbai top realty investment spots in APAC: Report

    Mumbai : Bangalore and Mumbai have become the top two realty investment destinations for 2017 in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, says PwC-Urban Land Institute report eport. While capital of the Philippines, Manila got the third spot, Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam and Shenzhen in China stood fourth and fifth, respectively, reports PTI.