Free Press Journal
  • Sangli farmer travels to Mumbai

    Mumbai: At a time when there is a lot of heartburn in Maharashtra over farmers loan waiver, there is a farmer from Sangli who has come all the way to Mumbai create awareness on  the woes of farmers.

  • Moksha – Freedom From All Limitations

    Every person wants security and happiness, and thus should learn the secrets of Artha and Kama, which are the means to acquire relative security and pleasure here in this life. This journey should be a very conscientious one too, we should be sensitive to others and thereafter live our lives. Now, presuming that there is a person who has learned the art of acquiring wealth, enjoys the various pleasures nicely, and also

  • India, UK to set-up £240 mn Green Growth Equity Fund

    New Delhi : India and the UK decided to set up a 240 million pound fund to finance clean energy projects, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said. The Green Growth Equity Fund will be a sub-fund of NIIF.

  • MTNL looks at monetising surplus land to pay off debt

    New Delhi : Loss making state-owned telecom firm MTNL has approached the government with a proposal to monetise surplus land and reduce debt. The company says it has up to Rs 5,000 crore worth of real estate that can be monetised readily.

  • Yes Bank IBU at GIFT City achieves USD 1 billion mark

    Mumbai : Yes Bank has achieved USD 1 billion balance sheet at its IFSC Banking Unit (IBU) in Gujarat International Finance Tec City (GIFT) as on March 31, 2017.  The bank claims that it is the first bank to reach the significant milestone of USD 1 billion mark at the GIFT City, in its statement.

  • Aditya Birla gets RBI licence to start payments bank

    New Delhi: The Aditya Birla Group said it has received licence from the Reserve Bank of India to start payments bank. Headed by Kumar Mangalam Birla, the group’s outfit Aditya Birla Nuvo had set up a 51:49 joint venture — Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank Ltd — with telecom major Idea Cellular to launch payments bank services in the country.

  • Indian Premier League 2017: Sunrisers Hyderbad beats RCB by 35 runs

    The 10th edition of the Indian Premier League is all set to begin with defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad taking on Royal Challengers Bangalore in Hyderabad. The 2017 IPL will be different in more ways than one. Unlike previous editions, there will only be a short 20-minute opening ceremony. Get live updates of IPL 2017 opening ceremony here.

  • Debt funds gained traction in 2016-17

    New Delhi : Investments in fixed income funds gained traction in 2016-17, with the mutual fund industry seeing an inflow of nearly Rs 1.77 lakh crore in such instruments seen as safe havens. In comparison, investors had pumped in Rs 28,786 crore in fixed income or debt funds in 2015-16, according to mutual fund tracker Morningstar.