Free Press Journal
  • Suicide bomber kills 51 near Syria town taken from IS

    Beirut : A suicide bomber attacked Turkish-backed rebels just outside the Syrian town of Al-Bab today, killing 51 people in a major blow just hours after they hailed its capture from the Islamic State group. The bomber blew up a vehicle packed with explosives outside a rebel command centre in the village of Susian, eight kilometres northeast of Al-Bab, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

  • Dead body found near Madh Jetty

    Mumbai : One 34-year-old man was found dead near Madh Jetty of Malad (West) on Saturday morning. The Malwani police have not found any foul play in the matter and registered an Accidental Death Report (ADR).

  • ‘We showed how not to bat’ – Virat Kohli

    Pune : Captain Virat Kohli loathed the way Indian batsmen negotiated a rank turner, saying they showed how not to bat on such tracks and termed the massive defeat against Australia as their “worst” batting performance in recent times.

  • Most security features of 2,000 note copied by Pakistan

    New Delhi : The Government’s hope to put an end to the counterfeit Indian currency notes at least temporarily has proved elusive as a seizure of the fake Rs 2,000 notes on the Bangladesh borders last week showed that those specialising in Pakistan in producing the fake currency lost no time in copying the new note.

  • YCMOUs Vishaka Puraskar to be awarded to poets

    NASHIK : The prestigious state level Vishaka Puraskar given by Yeshwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU) will be given to poets Dr Yogini Satarkar-Pande, Mohan Kumbhar and Vishnu Thore, the Registrar Dr Dinesh Bhonde announced on Saturday.

  • Chief Minister to flag off Vintage Car Rally today

    Mumbai : The annual VCCCI Vintage Car & Motorcycle Fiesta will be flagged off by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis at Horniman Circle at 9 a.m. on Sunday, February 26.

  • CR has only 10 medical rooms out of 17: RTI

    Mumbai : Despite several accidents being reported in the suburban section, the Central Railways lines (main and harbour) have only 10 out of the 17 Emergency Medical Rooms (EMR) proposed for providing medical aid to victims till he or she is taken to a nearby hospital. The details were revealed in the response to a Right to Information (RTI).

  • Punish Pakistan to prevent it from undermining US interests: Expert

    Washington : The Trump administration, which is formulating its Af-Pak policy, should suspend Pakistan’s non-NATO ally status and cease military aid and assistance payments to it to prevent Islamabad from undermining America’s interests, a former top Pentagon official has said.