Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: Mayor takes stock of pipeline work

    Ujjain: Pipe lines will be placed in the city by the Tapi company under the supervision of the Jawaharlal Nehru Shehari Naveenikar Mission. At a meeting convened on Friday, Mayor Meena Jonwal, called upon the company to speed up work within a limited time frame, failing which action would be taken against Tapi co. The company was also instructed to maintain a rapport with the PHE department of the city to hand

  • Ujjain: Customers throng showrooms despite depleted stock

    Ujjain: Customers were seen flocking at showrooms that sold BS-III vehicles despite depleted stocks, on Friday. Most of the vehicles were sold on Thursday itself, but customers seeking to buy 2-wheelers at discounted prices kept hopes high.

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    Public Provident Fund interest rate slashed

    New Delhi: The government on Friday lowered the interest rate on small saving schemes, including Public Provident Fund (PPF), by 0.1 per cent for the period between April 1 and June 30.

  • Govt notifies simplified ITR; e-filing to start from 1st April

    New Delhi: The government today notified a simplified Income Tax Return form for individuals which will be available for filing ITR for Assessment Year 2017-18 from 1st April. Currently, SAHAJ (ITR 1) is filed by salaried employees and ITR 2 by individuals and HUFs whose income does not include income from business. The government has done away with two forms ITR 2A (used by individuals & HUFs not having income from business

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    On 81st Foundation Day of Odisha, here are 10 lesser known facts about the state

    On April 1, 1936, Odisha was formed and since then the day is celebrated to mark the contributions and sacrifices made by the people of the state in the formation days. The day is also called as ‘Utkal Divas’. Constant efforts of activists – Utkalamani Gopabandhu Das, Maharaja Shri Ramachandra Bhanjadeo, Raja Baikunthanath Dey, Maharaja Shri Krushna Chandra Gajapati, Gourishankar Ray, Gangadhar Meher, Utkala Gaurav Madhusudan Das and Fakir Mohan Senapati – helped Odisha

  • Thane: Ward demarcation, MBMC to use satellite mapping

    Mira Bhayandar: To minimize manual work, enhance transparency and avoid political interference, the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC), in adherence to Election Commission (EC) norms, is using tools like satellite mapping for redefining the border of wards.

  • Mumbai: Journalist attacked by unknown assailants in Kharghar

    Mumbai: Sudhir Suryanvanshi, A journalist attached to a national daily, was assaulted along with his friend Santosh Fatate at Kharghar on Friday afternoon over personal enmity with their housing society members.

  • Mumbai hospitals claim no overcharge for medical devices like stents

    Mumbai: The state government on Thursday said that a case will be filed against the city hospitals which were found overcharging medical devices like stents. But the city doctors said there are giving the stents to the patients at the maximum retail price (MRP) as per the regulation of government.

  • Pune: Tribals to hold honey bee fest to conserve their livelihood

    Pune: The forest in and around the Bhimashankar sanctuary near Pune provides critical livelihood to local tribal. And harvesting of honey by local species of bees is a major source of income for local community. But due to various reasons, honey bees have been facing threat to their existence.

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    What is Sucess All About!

    Most of us want to be successful, but not everyone knows what success looks like. In fact, the concept of “success” can be a real subject of contention because everyone has their own definition of success. So what does it exactly mean to be successful? At what level, in what context and by whose standards? If we were to live in this question for long enough it would challenge us at the

  • Bharti Airtel asked to withdraw TV advertisement

    New Delhi : The advertising watchdog has asked Bharti Airtel to ‘modify appropriately or withdraw’ the TV commercial and website advertisement by April 11, 2017, where broadband tester Ookla declared Airtel as the ‘Fastest Mobile Network’ in India.

  • Jio extends Prime offer till April 15

    New Delhi : Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio, the newest telecom company, announced it has notched an unprecedented 72 million paid subscribers, and extended by 15 days its rock-bottom priced data offer under Prime.

  • India gets ‘Association Status’ from IEA

    New Delhi : The Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan met Fatih Birol, Executive Director of International Energy Agency (IEA) jointly with Minister of State for Power, Coal & New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal. Birol is visiting India to jointly announce the activation of ‘Association Status’ of India with IEA.