Free Press Journal
  • Real reaction

    Earlier, Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane praised his side’s response to a recent slump in form after defeat to Valencia and a thrilling 3-3 draw with Las Palmas in two of their previous three outings.

  • Messi makes Barca believe, Benzema leads Madrid

    Madrid : Lionel Messi dazzled with two goals and two assists as Barcelona thrashed Celta Vigo 5-0 in their first game since coach Luis Enrique announced he will leave at the end of the season.

  • Enrique throws down the gauntlet after win

    Barcelona : FC Barcelona coach Luis Enrique oversaw them produce one of their best displays of the football season as they defeated Celta Vigo 5-0 and sounded a warning to Paris Saint-Germain that their hopes of reaching the Champions League quarter-finals were far from over.

  • Liverpool beat Arsenal 3-1

    Liverpool : Liverpool put up a superlative first half display to outshine Arsenal 3-1 and dent the capital football club’s hopes of challenging for the English Premier League (EPL) title at the Anfield stadium here.

  • PSG, Nice remain in title race

    Paris : Reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) provisionally pulled alevel with leaders Monaco on points with top scorer Edinson Cavani’s penalty in a laboured 1-0 win over relegation-threatened Nancy in the Ligue 1 football tournament  here.

  • Razmi too good for Lassanwala

    Mumbai : Rayaan Razmi struck good form and played fluently during an easy 3-0 win against Rahil Abbas Lassanwala in a first round match of the Matunga Gymkhana 9-Red Open Handicap Snooker Tournament 2017, which is sponsored and hosted by Matunga Gymkhana and played at the gymkhana’s billiards hall.

  • 800 participants showcase fempower in a rally

    Mumbai : The city of Mumbai witnessed girl power at its brightest and strongest as over 800 ladies turned up to compete in an all-women’s rally here on Sunday.

  • 3-year-old girl raped in Pune

    Mumbai: In a shocking case, a three-year-old girl in Pune was raped by a 16-year-old labourer on Sunday afternoon. Within two hours of lodging complaint, police has taken the accused into custody.

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    Mumbai: Now, earn to recycle plastic bottles at railway stations

    Mumbai: The railway stations on central line will soon have a bottle recycling machine to prevent bottle-throwing on the railway tracks. The Central Railways have planned to set up around 20 such machines on the stations situated on the central line.

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    Mumbai: Sanjay Gandhi National Park dies a slow death due to encroachments

    Mumbai is among the rare metros that boast of a national park within its boundary. But as the data below shows, slum encroachment at Sanjay Gandhi National Park at Borivali in the western suburbs has taken a toll on its flora and fauna. Right from its origin, the park has undergone various changes that have damaged its wildlife comprising distinct species of animals and birds, and the forest cover. Citizens are unhappy

  • Donald Trump expected to sign a revised travel ban today

    Washington: President Donald Trump is expected to sign a revised travel ban today, just over a month after his original decree sowed controversy across the United States and chaos at airports, US media reported.

  • Sikh man shot near Seattle in apparent hate crime

    New York: A 39-year-old Sikh man in the US has been shot outside his home by a partially-masked gunman who shouted “go back to your own country”, in a suspected hate crime that comes just days after the killing of an Indian engineer in Kansas.

  • Why is Gayatri Prajapati still in cabinet, asks Uttar Pradesh Governor

    Lucknow: The continuance of rape accused Gayatri Prajapati as a minister has raised serious questions of “constitutional morality and dignity,” said Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik today amid the BJP attacking the state government over its failure to arrest him.

  • Karan Johar becomes a father to twins via surrogacy

    Mumbai: Bollywood’s celebrated filmmaker Karan Johar on Sunday announced he feels “enormously blessed” to have become a father to twins via surrogacy. Celebrities like actress Priyanka Chopra and choreographer-filmmaker Farah Khan congratulated him on the “happy” news. The daughter has been named Roohi – a rearrangement of Karan’s mother’s name Hiroo, and the son has been christened Yash — after Karan’s late father.

  • BMC Mayoral Race: Day after BJP gift, Shiv Sena returns favour

    Mumbai: A day after Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis paved the way for the Shiv Sena to install its Mayor in BMC, the warring ally hinted there is no threat to the stability of the BJP-led coalition government. “We have now kept aside the resignation letters which we were carrying in our pockets,” Shiv Sena leader and Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam told reporters here on Sunday.

  • Kalpana Chawla

    Lesser known facts and quotes of by Kalpana Chawla, the Indian-American astronaut

    From Haryana to space, Kalpana Chawla’s life journey is not only notable but also inspiring. She was born in the small town in Haryana on March 17,1962, to Banarasi Lal and Sanjyothi Chawla. The Indian-American astronaut pursued her Bachelor’s degree in Aeronautical Engineering in 1982 from Punjab Engineering College. She later shifted to Texas to pursue her master’s degree and doctorate.

  • Age is just a number for 60-year-old retd bank official

    Indore : Age is just a number for Vinod Muley, who is turning 60 today (March 5), as he has completed more than 28 trekking expeditions and conquered many mountains across the country. Now, he has rolled up his sleeves for another expedition of over 40 days.

  • India’s GDP growth appears solid: US economist – Steve H Hanke

    New Delhi : Noted American economist Steve H Hanke has said that India’s economic growth for 2016-17 is appearing ‘solid’ because the GDP figures did not take into account adverse impact of demonetisation on informal economy.