Free Press Journal
  • Union Budget 2017: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley gives relief for farming community

    In the ongoing Union Budget finance minister Arun Jaitley announced some relief for farmers, relief like 60 day interest waiver. Fasal Bhima Yojana has gained momentum, it has gone up with a profit of Rs 5,500 crore. Mini lab will be set up for local entrepreneurs, for which government will credit.

  • Shah Rukh Khan with son AbRam visit Golden Temple in Amritsar

    Shah Rukh Khan may be a happy man today with the success of his recent film Raees doing well at the box office. But that hasn’t stopped the actor from continuing promotions for his film. However, what we can’t get enough of is the actor’s son AbRam who seems to be accompanying his daddy dearest everywhere.

  • Manufacturing PMI rebounds from demonetisation downturn

    New Delhi: Manufacturing sector rebounded from demonetisation downturn in January amid rising order books, production as well as buying levels and the expansion in the sector is likely to pick up pace in coming months, says a monthly survey.

  • Budget is ‘constitutional obligation’, will be presented today: LS Speaker

    New Delhi: Even as the opposition called for postponement of the Union Budget following the demise of former union minister and Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) MP E. Ahamed, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday said the annual budget being a ‘constitutional obligation’ will be presented today. The Lok Sabha Speaker said she is saddened by Ahamed’s demise, adding that an unfortunate incident has taken place.

  • Amitabh Bachchan

    Amitabh Bachchan tweets Vodafone issue, Reliance Jio offers free sim

    Admit it! We all have been through the situation when our telecom operator has failed to provide satisfactory services and despite several complaints and follow-ups it remains the same. But what if we tell you that the ‘shehanshah of Bollywood’ is sailing the same boat? Yes! Superstar Amitabh Bachchan seemed to be having trouble with his telecom operator Vodafone.

  • Equities trade flat ahead of Union Budget 2017 presentation

    Mumbai: Indian equities markets on Wednesday traded on a flat-to-positive note ahead of the Union Budget’s presentation. Besides, global markets were spooked ahead of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) rate decision.

  • Remonetisation and easing taxation is crucial, says ASSOCHAM

    New Delhi: ASSOCHAM President Sunil Kanoria lauded the Economic Survey that was presented on Tuesday, hailing it to be a correct analysis of the impact of demonetisation on society.

  • Congress calls for postponement of Union Budget 2017

    New Delhi: Dubbing the government’s move to go ahead with the presentation of the Union Budget as an ‘inhuman’ act following the demise of former union minister and Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) MP E. Ahamed, the Congress Party on Wednesday called for postponement of the same.

  • E. Ahamed’s services to nation will be remembered: President

    New Delhi: Condoling the demise of former union minister and Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) leader E. Ahamed, President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said the former was a tireless campaigner for the welfare of underprivileged, adding that his services to the nation would be long remembered.

  • Budget 2017: Sensex spurts in opening trade

    Mumbai:Market rose by over 64 points in opening trade today as investors built up positions ahead of the Union budget, which is slated to be unveiled later in the day.