Free Press Journal
  • SA reclaim No. 1 ODI ranking

    Dubai : South Africa returned to the top of the ICC ODI Team Rankings after sweeping aside Sri Lanka 5-0 in their home series which ended at Centurion.

  • Mahadik, Jadhav into pre-quarters

    Mumbai : Suresh Mahadik of Goregaon Sports Club and Amit Jadhav of Islam Gymkhana registered contrasting wins to progress to the pre-quarter-finals, in the 8th Pro Classic snooker tournament for markers, at the P.J. Hindu Gymkhana on Saturday.

  • Rahul, Arvind, Varun, Pardesi advance

    Mumbai : Rahul Kadam of Ratnagiri knocked out Amol Charkari of Mumbai in a three game encounter 0-25, 25-14, 25-8 to enter third round of the Men Singles event in the 9th Maharashtra State Ranking Prize Money Carrom Tournament 2017 organised by Shivaji Park Gymkhana at Dadar, Mumbai.

  • Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis denied permission to hold rally in Solapur

    Mumbai : The Solapur Commissioner of Police (CP) Ravindra Sengaonkar challenged the Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis by denying him permission to hold an election rally. He rejected it on the grounds of security and to maintain the law and order of the area. According to Sengaonkar, the place which was demanded by the BJP leaders is a public road.

  • Gelatine case: Cops grill company staff

    Mumbai : Two days after the gangman had found four gelatine sticks alongside Diva-Panvel railway track, the Navi Mumbai police have questioned the staff of a company which manufactured these sticks, in order to trace the chain of events and people involved.

  • Cyclists take up BRM challenge successfully

    Indore : Awarded certificates and medals for completing BRM challenges, cyclists in the city celebrated their achievements with their co-cyclists and friends at Hotel Infiniti during the weekend. BRM comes from the French word ‘Brevet des Randonneurs Mondiaux’.

  • 15 escape unhurt as BEST bus catches fire

    Mumbai : In yet another incident in a month’s time, a Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) bus driver’s presence of mind has saved the lives of 15 passengers on Saturday evening in Mulund.

  • Uddhav’s driver on Cambata payroll, alleges activist

    Mumbai : The Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has been caught in a trouble with social activist Anjali Damania accusing that Thackeray’s driver and domestic workers of ‘Matoshree’ were on payroll of Cambata Aviation. Vinayak Raut, Sena’s Member of Parliament and president of Bharatiya Kamgar Sena (BKS) admitted that the driver and other workers were on the payroll of Cambata. Raut added they too have lost their salaries.

  • Three booked for gang rape

    Indore : MIG police have booked three men on the charges of gang rape in on Saturday. The accused were allegedly running a sex racket from an apartment in Anoop Nagar area.

  • BJP is father of Rajnikant in making allegations: Anil Parab

    Mumbai : Since the Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis can the loss of BJP in the coming Brihanmumbai Municipal elections, they are now making baseless allegations, claimed Shiv Sena leader Anil Parab.

  • Woman duped into doubling her gold

    Indore : An unidentified elderly woman duped another woman in the pretext of doubling her gold jewellery under Rau police station area. The incident took place on Thursday but the victim lodged the complaint on Friday evening.

  • Minor fire at Tata Hospital, no deaths

    Mumbai : A minor fire broke out at the Tata Memorial Cancer hospital in Parel on Saturday morning.  However, no casualties were reported as the fire was doused within an hour’s time.

  • World’s heaviest lady lands in city

    Mumbai : The 36-year-old Egyptian lady, Eman Ahmed, one of the heaviest women in the world, travelled all the way to India in an Egypt Air plane. She landed at the Mumbai International Airport along with her sister Shaimaa Ahmed on Saturday early morning, after which she was taken to the Saifee hospital for Bariatric surgery. At the airport and later hospital, she was lifted along with the bed with the help

  • RSS conclave fuels demand for cow milk & butter milk

    Ujjain : On the eve of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) two-day meet of delegates of four regions, Mahakal City on Saturday witnessed a sudden spurt in demand of cow-milk and butter-milk.

  • Bandra rape case: No bail to accused

    Mumbai : In the bizarre case of a man allegedly raping a woman at her husband’s instance, a special women’s court has refused to grant any relief to the accused.

  • Cong burns state govt’s effigy over BJYM leader’s role in ISI spy ring

    Ujjain : Congress workers on Saturday burnt effigy of the BJP state government over arrest of Bharatiya Janata Party’s youth wing leader allegedly for his involvement in an ISI spy ring busted by Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in Bhopal recently. The protest was led by Madhav Nagar block president Ajeet Singh Thakur.

  • BJP remembers Pt Upadhyay on his death anniversary

    Ujjain : An event in the leadership of BJP district president Iqbal Singh Gandhi was organised to mark the death anniversary of Pt Dindayal Upadhyay on Saturday.