Free Press Journal
  • PMC Elections: Confusion of address, polling booth went missing

    Yesterday many voters faced problems like missing their names on the list or change in polling booths. Voters and the government staff faced confusion at Booth no. 83 in Panel 9 of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC).

  • Alia Bhatt, Virat Kohli and Priyanka campaign “We Are Equal” on Women’s Day

    Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt and Indian Cricket captain Virat Kohli will be participating in the Centre’s gender equality campaign “We Are Equal” on the International Women’s Day. Other celebrities who are campaign include actor Priyanka Chopra, Boxer Mary Kom, and Sangram Singh.

  • After NPPA’s price cap, stent distributors threaten to shut down distribution

    After the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority capped the prices of Bare Metal Stent (BMS) and Drug Eluting Stent (DES) across the nation, Stent distributors have started bearing the impact of price regulations. Stent distributors across Mumbai are almost on the verge of shutting their shops due to the losses that they will face due to the price regulations. After the price regulation the stent distributors said that they have been forced to

  • Will ensure ‘Ganesh beer, Om shoes’ products are banned in Delhi, US, says complainant

    New Delhi: We will not rest until the company stops selling products bearing religious symbols and figures in India and, if possible in the United States, said Naresh Kadyan on Wednesday, who has filed a complaint against two US-based online retailers for selling beer with Lord Ganesha’s picture on its label and footwear sporting the ‘Om’ symbol.

  • Kotak Mahindra Banks makes a move for Axis Bank, others also interested

    Kotak Mahindra Bank is reportedly have approached the government seeking a merger with country’s largest private sector lender Axis Bank, in which government holds 11.94% of equity shares through SUUTI (Specified Undertaking of Unit Trust of India).

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    Maha Shivratri 2017: Here are five favourite prasadam to offer Lord Shiva

    The Hindu calendar always gives us various reasons to celebrate throughout the year. And celebration calls for feast which means ‘Food’. We all have ‘that’ favourite dish of ours that we could die for. And how can our favourite supernatural being be behind the race? Yes, they too have their favourites.

  • Varun, Alia and Sidharth to dance at Justin Bieber India Concert in Mumbai

    Mumbai: White Fox India will be bringing the 22-year-old Canadian megastar’s Justin Beiber ‘Purpose World Tour’ to India’s DY Patil Stadium, Mumbai on May 10, 2017. The Student of the Year actors Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra will be seen together on the stage for an act on ‘Disco Deewane’ at the event.

  • Bharat Electronics Ltd stake sale; floor price at Rs 1,498/share

    New Delhi, The government will begin today 5 per cent stake sale in state-owned aerospace and defence
    company Bharat Electronics Ltd to raise about Rs 1,600 crore. The sale of 1.11 crore shares will be at a minimum price of Rs 1,498 apiece, 4 per cent discount to today’s closing price of BEL on BSE. Following the sale, the government’s stake will reduce to 69.4 percent from 74.4 percent as of December 31, 2016.

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    5 devotional songs and chants to listen to this Maha Shivratri

    Maha Shivratri is an important festival for the devotees of Lord Shiva. The festival is celebrated with great devotion and is associated with several legendary stories. It is said that it is the day when Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati got married. While some believe the day marks Lord Shiva’s divine dance ‘Tandava Nritya’. Devotees celebrate the festival by staying vigil all night and perform puja at ‘Nishita Kala’, muhurta of puja, unlike other

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    Mumbai police’s apt reply to Shobhaa De’s tweet on body shaming a cop

    Shobhaa De is again in controversy for her tweets on a blogging site. This time, Shobaa wrote on social media targeting the Mumbai police about the bandobast that was made outside the polling booth. She posted a pictures of an overweight police officer with a caption stating, heavy police bandobast in Mumbai today”

  • Hyderabad: 6 killed as fire breaks out in air cooler manufacturing unit

    Hyderabad, Six workers were charred to death after a major fire broke out at a unit of a small scale industry in Attapur area here today, police said. At around 5 AM a police team noticed flames erupting from the unit. They soon alerted Fire department officials as
    the blaze spread rapidly, a senior police officer said.