Free Press Journal
  • Umesh Yadav was held back for his ability with old ball: Bangar

    Pune : A few eyebrows may have been raised finding Umesh Yadav introduced into the attack in the 28th over but Indian team’s assistant coach Sanjay Bangar termed it as a part of the plan knowing the Vidarbha speedster’s ability to get reverse swing.

  • China to conduct ideological audit of top universities

    Beijing: China has announced some of its top universities will face inspections to ensure they are running in line with the ideology of the Communist Party of China, as part of a government campaign to reinforce its control over the academic sector.

  • First woman to head Scotland Yard in 187 years

    London : Senior British officer Cressida Dick has been appointed as the commissioner of London’s Metropolitan Police, becoming the first woman to lead Scotland Yard in its 187-year history.

  • China says it is pleased with talks with India

    Beijing : China said today that the strategic dialogue with India was of “positive significance” to ties as “extensive agreements” were reached but skirted any reference to the persisting differences over issues like India’s NSG bid and efforts to get JeM chief Masood Azhar banned by the UN.

  • Cambridge to launch Indian admissions programme

    London : Britain’s prestigious University of Cambridge has unveiled plans to launch a new admissions programme for India this year as part of UK-India Year of Culture celebrations.

  • Allan Border

    Allan Border blasts the batsman

    Sydney : Former captain Allan Border has slammed Matt Renshaw for retiring midway through his innings due to a “stomach bug”.

  • Tale of Hybrid India: Kirana store approach in digital world

    2016 was a watershed year for Indian retail, in the sense that the online retail growth which had been on the juggernaut scale for the past five years, suddenly slowed down as reality of cash generation caught up with it. At the same time, the importance of online as a platform to connect to customers did not diminished. In fact, it is no longer an option because the consumer by himself/ herself