Free Press Journal
  • JP Duminy withdraws from IPL-10 citing personal reasons

    Duminy, who led the Daredevils in the 2015 edition, before passing on the baton to former India pace spearhead Zaheer Khan, had been a regular with the Delhi squad since 2014.

  • Manchester City 1, Liverpool 1

    Manchester : Manchester City played out a 1-1 draw with Liverpool in an English Premier League (EPL) match at the Etihad Stadium here.

  • Messi’s double helps Barca see off Valencia in La Liga

    Barcelona : FC Barcelona defeated Valencia CF 4-2 in the Camp Nou Stadium here to remain in touch with Real Madrid as the Spanish La Liga reached the final international break of the season.

  • Government designates 12 Olympians as National Observers

    New Delhi  The government of India has designated 12 Olympians, including Beijing Olympic gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra, as National Observers in their respective disciplines to assist in preparation and implementation of the long-term development plan.

  • Oil India will buy back shares worth Rs. 1,527 crore

    New Delhi : Oil India Ltd, the nation’s second largest state explorer, on Monday said it will buy back 4.49 crore shares for Rs 1,527 crore, joining the list of PSUs that are using their idle cash to help government meet budgetary targets.

  • Sebi will now auction jewellery and ornaments of defaulters

    New Delhi : After putting under the hammer land and buildings of various defaulters, regulator Sebi will now auction jewellery and ornaments of a Maharashtra-based group for recovery of funds worth thousands of crores raised from the public through illicit schemes.

  • Decks cleared for GST from July one

    New Delhi:  The GST was in the making for over a decade, initiated during the UPA regime but fast-tracked by the Modi government.

  • Irrational competition can play havoc in market, say Parekh

    London : Retail finance promises immense scope of growth in India but any “irrational competition” among players can play havoc, ace banker Deepak Parekh has said while cautioning against lending below the cost of funds.

  • Government approves Mahila Bank merger with SBI

    Mumbai: Branches of all five associate banks, which is merging with parent State Bank of India, will begin functioning as SBI branches from April 1.

  • Reliance Comm-Aircel deal gets CCI approval

    New Delhi : Reliance Communications on Monday said it has received approval of the Competition Commission of India (CCI) for the demerger of its wireless division into Aircel Ltd and Dishnet Wireless Ltd.

  • RIL’s KG-D6 gas output drops to 9% of target: Pradhan

    New Delhi : Reliance Industries’ flagging KG basin D6 block has seen natural gas output slip further, leading the government to disallow $ 2.756 billion in cost, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday.  RIL and its partners BP plc of UK and Canada’s Niko Resources produced less than 16 per cent of the 31,793.28 million standard cubic meters (mmscm) target from KG-DWN-98/3 or KG-D6 block in 2013-14.

  • Airtel’s fastest network claim misleading: Jio to ASCI

    New Delhi: Telecom operator Reliance Jio has approached advertisement sector watchdog ASCI against Bharti Airtel saying the latter’s claim of being “officially the fastest network” is “misleading” and done in “mala fide manner in collusion with” broadband speed tester Ookla.

  • Mumbai’s Upamanyu emerges Laser champ

    Mumbai : Mumbai’s Upamanyu Dutta, representing, INWTC, emerged a convincing champion in the Laser Standard Class of the Goa International Sailing Week (GISW) for the vClusive Cup at Cidade de Goa, Vainguinim Beach and Dolphin Adventure Sports, Hawaii Beach, Dona Paula.