Free Press Journal
  • FIFA satisfied with Guwahati stadium for U-17 World Cup

    Guwahati : A delegation of the world football governing body FIFA, accompanied by members of the Local Organising Committee (LOC), on Sunday visited the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium here to assess the preparedness of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup venue.

  • Ferrari’s Vettel wins Australian Grand Prix

    Melbourne : Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel stormed to victory ahead of the UK’s Lewis Hamilton and Finland’s Valtteri Bottas at the Australian Grand Prix here on Sunday, giving the Italian team a second victory in 18 months.

  • Indore: Sarpanch siphons off Rs 9 lakh on forged papers

    Mhow: A sarpanch of Sherpur gram panchayat of Manpur Tappa in Mhow tehsil has allegedly misappropriated Rs 9 lakh from a farmer’s loan account. According to information, accused sarpanch got a Kisan credit card made in the name of the farmer and withdrew the money from farmer’s bank loan account with the help of forged documents.

  • Federer beats Tiafoe of US to advance at Miami Open

    Miami : Swiss tennis great Roger Federer encountered more resistance than expected from American teenager Frances Tiafoe in second-round action, but he took full control toward the end to win 7-6, (7-2), 6-3 at the Miami Open here.

  • Western Railway overcome spirited Central Bank 1-0

    Mumbai : Western Railway worked hard to put it across a spirited Central Bank of India by a narrow 1-0 margin in an Elite Division match of the Mumbai District Football Association League 2016-2017, and played at the Cooperage ground.

  • Maharaja XI clinch KSA Veterans crown

    Mumbai : Maharaja XI (Air India) piloted by the brilliance of Godfred Pereira scored twice early in the second half to down Reserve Bank of India 2-0 in an keenly fought final in the inaugural edition of the Late Shri Vishwanath Anchan Memorial Veterans’ Football Tournament – 2017, conducted by the KSA and played at their ground, Cross Maidan.

  • Squash: Paswan, Agarwal stretched

    Mumbai : Jindal duo and top seeds Sandeep Paswan and Abhishek Agarwal were forced to battle hard before advancing to the men’s open and men’s under-23 semi-finals, respectively, in the IIT-Syska Squash Championship at IIT Bombay, Powai on Sunday.

  • Ujjain: Avanti School of Excellence inaugurated

    Ujjain: The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) has opened Avanti School of Excellence in order to encourage spiritual learning along with modern education among students in front of the ISKCON temple.

  • Ujjain: Workshop on Literary theories and practice today

    Ujjain: A workshop on ‘Literary theories and practice’ will be held on Monday. Workshop convener, Head of School of Studies in English, Vikram University, Dr Achala Sharma said that the workshop would begin at 10 am and continue till evening. The workshop will have three sessions. Key speakers will be director of Scindia Prachyavidya Shodh Sansthan,Vikram University Prof Balkrishna Sharma and Prof Avdhesh Kumar Singh of Indira Gandhi National Open University. Students