Free Press Journal
  • drought

    El Nino returns: Get ready for a deficit monsoon this year

    New Delhi: Rainfall in India during Jun-Sep is likely to be 95% of the long period average this year, according to a statement on private weather forecaster Skymet’s website on Monday.

  • Flying ban on Shiv Sena MP sparks fireworks in the parliament

    New Delhi/Mumbai: The row over Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad assaulting an Air India employee raged both within and outside Parliament on Monday, prompting Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to suggest an amicable resolution of the issue.

  • Mumbai: Ramchandran grabbed land with forged documents

    Mumbai: Minister for revenue Chandrakant Patil ordered Mumbai suburban collector to recover Rs 1.26 crore from N Ramchandran immediately who has cheated state government with forged documents.

  • Mumbai: NGO seeks FIR against IMA, resident doctors

    Mumbai: Prithvi Mhaske, President of the Sangharsh Association, Andheri  has submitted written complaint to the Mumbai Police Commissioner seeking registration of  First Investigation Report (FIR) against the Indian Medical Association (IMA) and resident doctors. He has sought an FIR against the striking doctors for not calling off their strike despite the order of the Bombay High Court and the chief minister.

  • Pune: 84-year-old runs biogas plant at his home!

    PUNE: Gopal Lele, a 84-year-old retired engineer from Pardhikaran, Pune cooks food on biogas produced at his own house. The plant designed and maintained by him supplies him two hours of gas daily, in the bargain saving four cylinders a year.

  • Mumbai: Illegal drug-making units on ANC radar

    Mumbai: In a bid to make Mumbai free from the menace of drugs, the Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC) of Mumbai division is working to expose the syndicate of manufacturing and trafficking of drugs apart from busting small fries.

  • Pune: Man arrested for abusing, molesting a woman cop

    PUNE: It seems even women police are not secure from sexual harassment in Pune. A drunken man on Sunday night molested a woman constable who was on traffic duty at a city chowk. Pune police arrested the man late in the night.

  • How to Help Others with our Thoughts

    I have already told you several times that if one thinks clearly and powerfully, one makes a mental formation, and that every mental formation is an entity independent of its fashioner, having its own life and tending to realise itself in the mental world—I don’t mean that you see your formation with your physical eyes, but it exists in the mental world, it has its own particular independent existence. If you have