Free Press Journal
  • Mamata Banerjee flight Incident: IndiGo says plane had adequate fuel

    New Delhi: Amid allegations that its aircraft carrying Mamata Banerjee was made to hover over Kolkata airport putting at risk passengers safety, IndiGo today said the plane was delayed due to congestion before making a normal landing yesterday and had adequate fuel.

  • ‘Force 3’ wont be made without me, says Sonakshi Sinha

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has been appreciated for her performances in back-to-back action movies “Akira” and “Force 2”, says that she has asked the makers to cast her in “Force 3”.

  • Aadhaar critical step in enabling fairer access: UN

    United Nations: India’s unique identification programme Aadhaar is a “critical” step in enabling fairer access to government services and has “tremendous potential” for fostering inclusion, according to a UN report.

  • Trend variants of Figo and Figo Aspire get safety updates

    The Figo and the Figo Aspire are potent products from the house of American carmaker Ford. But neither of them have managed to touch the anticipated sales figures in their respective segments. To attract more customers, Ford India slashed prices for these cars in August 2016, which made them extremely good value for money. But this tactic didn’t work for the automaker, which still finds both of its least-expensive offerings way behind

  • Mumbai: Everything you need to know about Metro 2B and Metro 4

    The Metro 2B and 4 will finally have some progress. These projects have been in government’s pipeline for quite sometime now. Metro 2B and Metro 4 will connect most parts suburban’s Mumbai. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will himself lay the foundation stone for Metro 2B and 4, on 10 December.

  • Navy ship on alert for “Cyclone Nada” relief efforts

    New Delhi/Chennai: As “Cyclone Nada” is building up over South West Bay of Bengal and is poised to strike the coasts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, the Indian Navy’s Eastern Naval Command has assumed a high degree of readiness to render necessary humanitarian assistance.

  • The services on Western Railway were hit badly during rush hour after two youngsters travelling on the roof top of Churchgate bound train were electrocuted at Vile Parle station. Several people were seen stranded.

    Mumbai: 24 fast trains to take halt at Diva station soon

    Mumbai: Central Railways (CR) has announced that atleast 24 fast trains will halt at Diva station soon this month. The new schedule is made by CR in which long distance train coming from Karjat –Kasara or Badlapur fast local will halt at Diva station. The CR, however, has not scheduled or mentioned about the Kalyan- Dombivali fast trains which do not halt at Diva.

  • Powerlooms

    Demonetisation Fallout: 2,000 powerlooms shut shop in 3 days, more may follow

    Erode – A steep decline in yarn prices has sounded the death knell to about 2,000 of the about 10,000 power looms in Erode and surrounding areas in the last three days, with the danger of many more following suit, according to a senior official of Erode Powerloom Owners Association.

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    Your Day By Nilikash P Pradhan

    ARIES: You may face various upheavals in achieving profits. Do not invest money in those areas where there’s a higher chance of loss otherwise it may become a source of your tensions.

  • Demonetisation: Opposition not in sync with public pulse

    The unity and cohesiveness of the Opposition in Parliament faced its acid test in the wake of demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes by the Modi government. The shocking manner in which the various Opposition parties approached the challenge convinced one that as a whole they were abjectly unequal to the task.