Free Press Journal
  • Rohan strikes to help MSSA emerge champs

    Mumbai : MSSA (Mumbai Schools Sports Association) emerged champions defeating Mumbai FC 1-0 in the final of the MDFA (Mumbai District Football Association) Youth (U-14) League 2016, promoted by the Sporting Lions and Mumbai City FC.

  • Cyrus Mistry seeks government intervention in Tata Trusts

    Mumbai: Stepping up his fight against Tatas and patriarch Ratan Tata, ousted Chairman Cyrus Mistry on Monday sought the government’s intervention to “remedy and repair breakdown” in the governance of trusts managing Tata Sons – the holding firm for over USD 100 billion conglomerate.

  • Mumbai top cop Dattatray Padsalgikar in race for next IB director?

    New Delhi: Mumbai Police Commissioner Dattatray Padsalgikar, a 1982 batch IPS officer, is a strong contender to be the new Intelligence Bureau (IB) director, though his appointment will necessitate shifting of the agency’s special director Rajiv Jain who is senior to him as a 1980 batch IPS officer of Jharkhand cadre. Padsalgikar was also a special director in the IB before appointment as Mumbai”s top cop.\ There should, however, be no surprise if another special

  • Mumbai: Dadar playgrounds shut

    Mumbai: In yet another embarrassment to the BMC, a board put up by the civic body has exposed the working of the officials from the G-North ward. The officials of the ward claim the Sant Dyaneshwar and BajiPrabhu Deshpande Udyan, Dadar are shut since a year, however, the board displayed outside both the gardens reads out a complete contradiction.

  • Option of an interim CM being mulled as Amma continues to be crticical

    Chennai: The AIADMK late on Monday night was learnt to be exploring the option of installing an “interim Chief Minister” considering that the incumbent CM’s medical condition did not permit her to handle the administra-tion. However, there was no official announcement about this.

  • The Conditions for sustained Inner Progress

    LET us shun the paths that are too easy and ask no effort, the paths which give us the illusion of having reached

  • Gold demand to dictate size of CAD in H2 FY17: ICRA

    Mumbai : The demand for gold in the remainder of this year is likely to influence India’s current account deficit (CAD) in the second half (H2) of the current fiscal, ICRA said in a report here. “With the gold import bill in October-November 2016 estimated to be nearly as high as the previous 6 months, the current account deficit in H2 FY2017, would significantly exceed the level for H1 FY2017. Moreover, the

  • Mahindra, Thorat among others to search for NSE’s MD and CEO

    Mumbai : With the exit of Chitra Ramkrishna, the hunt around the successor has beefed up. The first step to this process is setting-up of a selection committee by the board of National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE). The four-member team include two public interest directors of NSE and two independent external experts.

  • Demonetisation slightly hits business jet operators: BAOA

    New Delhi : The Government’s demonetisation move and the subsequent cash crunch has ‘hit’ the business jet operators in the country with some of them witnessing cancellations though not significant, according to an industry executive, reports PTI. “Now there is no cash.