Free Press Journal
  • Pakistan test-fires first nuclear-capable submarine cruise missile Babur-3

    Islamabad : Pakistan on Monday conducted its first successful test-fire of Submarine Launched Cruise Missile (SLCM), capable of carrying a nuclear warhead from an undisclosed location in the Indian Ocean, giving the country a “credible” second strike capability, the military said.

  • Demonetisation will have adverse effect on GDP : Manmohan Singh

    New Delhi: Demonetisation will have a “very significant adverse effect” on the country’s GDP and will be an issue in the upcoming assembly elections in five states, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Monday.

  • No slowdown after note ban, asserts FM Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi : Dismissing slowdown concerns post demonetisation as “anecdotal”, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said indirect tax collection grew at a decent 14.2 per cent in December buoyed mainly by excise, reflecting an uptick in manufacturing.

  • Mumbai: E ward – Where almost everything is illegal

    Mumbai : Highly congested traffic in narrow lanes, increasing number of illegal hawkers, unauthorised constructions and cases of illegal water connections continues to affect the residents of E ward that covers areas like Byculla, Agripada, Madanpura, Tarwadi.  Soon after the delimitation of wards, the E ward has been reduced to seven constituencies.

  • Mumbai: State ‘poll’ policy for transit camp residents

    Mumbai : In a bid to cut into the Shiv Sena votebank ahead of the BMC elections, the State Cabinet has offered much needed relief to residents of 40 Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) Transit Camps by assuring rehabilitation to encroachers in Prime Minister’s Awas Yojna (PMAY). Original inhabitants will also be rehabilitated at the same site. This policy will directly benefit more than 21,000 tenements families. The Cabinet has decided to

  • MTNL comes up with New Year offer

    In a bid to celebrate New Year 2017, MTNL has come up with an exciting offer for its new broadband customers. Under this offer, new broadband customers will get free prepaid mobile SIM loaded with free mobile data every month.