Free Press Journal
  • IRCTC upgrading technology to push for cashless transactions

    New Delhi: In a sustained bid to promote cashless transactions, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has decided to leverage technology for further digitisation of its operations, especially in its e-catering, e-ticketing and tourism segments.

  • Shuttler Verma enters Hong Kong Open final

    Hong Kong: Indian shuttler Sameer Verma edged past Jan O. Jorgensen of Denmark to reach the final of the Hong Kong Open badminton tournament here on Saturday.

  • Women’s emancipation is in mind not body: Renuka Shahane

    Panjim: Actress Renuka Shahane believes that women’s emancipation comes from the mind and not from their body and feels that Amitabh Bachchan starrer “Pink” holds strong relevance in today’s age.

  • Demonetisation move politically motivated: Mayawati

    New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Saturday slammed the Narendra Modi government over the poor implementation of demonetising Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes and said the step was “politically motivated for political gains”.

  • England 268/8 at stumps on day one of the third Test match

    Mohali: India bowled with a lot of perseverance to restrict England to 268 for 8 despite a defiant 89 from Jonny Bairstow on the first day of the third cricket Test here today.

  • Bollywood stars remember 26/11 victims

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, actress Shabana Azmi, actor Anupam Kher among others remembered the sacrifices of martyrs and mourned the death of innocent people on the eighth anniversary of Mumbai terror attacks.

  • Weekly Market Outlook: Caution advised at higher level

    The markets as expected provided a much needed relief rally, but only after a high volatile trading activity during the expiry week. The Sensex ended with a marginal gain of 0.7 per cent at 26,316, but having recovered from a low of 25,718.

  • Jonny Bairstow carries rescue act as England reach 205/5 at tea

    Mohali: Indian bowlers toiled hard without much success in the second session as Jonny Bairstow hit a resolute unbeaten 66 to take England to 205 for five at tea on the first day of the third cricket Test, here.

  • CJI Thakur lambasts Centre, says ‘courts lying vacant without judges’

    New Delhi: Taking on the Centre for sitting over appointments of High Court judges, Chief Justice of India T.S. Thakur on Saturday asserted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government’s attitude was lackadaisical from the very issue of filling vacancies to providing adequate infrastructure.

  • PM Modi condoles death of Cuban leader Fidel Castro

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday condoled the death of Cuban revolutionary leader and former President Fidel Castro, who died on Saturday at the age of 90, saying: “India mourns the loss of a great friend.”

  • In search of parking, man parks car on Andheri railway platform

    Today Mumbai is paying tribute to 26/11 martrys, but a day before eight anniversary of 26/11, on 25 November an absurd news came up. A man drove a car inside Andheri station and parked inside the station thinking it to be a road.