Free Press Journal
  • Arun Jaitley likely to take charge of foreign ministry in absence of Swaraj

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley may be entrusted with an additional charge of the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) in view of the illness of Sushma Swaraj, who is suffering from kidney failure and, therefore, has been out of action for last two weeks.

  • Mumbai: Finance minister rues rise in sexual harasssment

    Mumbai: Voicing concern for the rise in instances of sexual harassment of women at workplaces, Sudhir Mungantiwar, the Finance Minister of state government on Wednesday said that women should be protected and it is time they raised voice against harassment.

  • Mumbai: RTO seizes 2 buses with same number

    Mumbai: The Regional Transport Officials (RTO) at Andheri detected two passenger buses with the same registration number on the number plates, during the regular checks at Kandivali bus depot on Wednesday morning.

  • Mumbai: One critical after cop hit-and-run

    Mumbai: Two beat marshals of Mumbai police got hit by a tempo in the wee hours of Wednesday when they were going from Andheri to Bandra on motorbike. The tempo driver was arrested immediately by the Vakola police.

  • Mumbai: 92 ration shops booked for graft

    Mumbai: The Legal Metrology Organisation has booked cases against 92 ration shops in the city for not using proper weights and measures.

  • Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj Ji

    Being Good Samaritan

    Goodness is the only investment that never fails… Henry David Thoreau

  • Mallya-Jet: Service Tax dept weighs another round of auction

    Mumbai :  Unable to get the right price in the recently-held third auction of luxury personal jet of the embattled businessman Vijay Mallya, the Service Tax Department is now planning to go for yet another round in the next couple of months, a senior department official said, reports PTI.

  • Mallya-Jet: Service Tax dept weighs another round of auction

    Mumbai :  Unable to get the right price in the recently-held third auction of luxury personal jet of the embattled businessman Vijay Mallya, the Service Tax Department is now planning to go for yet another round in the next couple of months, a senior department official said, reports PTI.

  • India’s low broadband penetration a concern: Trai Chairman

    New Delhi : Telecom regulator Trai on Wednesday said demonetisation has accelerated digital transactions in the country, but expressed concern over India trailing nations like Singapore and Malaysia at the level of broadband connectivity, a key component of digital infrastructure, reports PTI.

  • Tata Power to sell PT Arutmin stake for USD 247 mn

    New Delhi : Tata Power will sell its 30 per cent stake in Indonesia-based coal company PT Arutmin for a sharply lower consideration of USD 246.64 million after entering into revised pacts that take into account certain prior liabilities, reports PTI. “The sale consideration for PT Arutmin is now revised to USD 246.64 mn (million) from the earlier value of USD 390 mn, pursuant to closing adjustments relating to certain prior period liabilities,

  • Indian startup ecosystem strongly backs Ratan Tata

    Mumbai : Amid the corporate war raging within Tata Sons, which has also highlighted Ratan Tata’s work as angel investor in startups after his earlier retirement in 2012, startup founders have come out in strong support of the Tata scion, reports IANS. Ratan Tata-funded cab aggregator Ola founder Bhavish Aggarwal said in a recent online article that the former has been the most important person, both for him as well as Ola.