Free Press Journal
  • Mumbai: BJP overpowers Shiv Sena in BMC to reject proposal

    Mumbai: BJP along with other Opposition parties opposed the ruling Shiv Sena’s decision to clear a proposal worth Rs 2.2 crore for buying teakwood furniture for civic schools at the BMC standing committee meeting on Wednesday.

  • Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj

    True Secularism

    India has a democratic setup in which people elect the government through adult franchise. Due to its pluralistic culture, every citizen has been given the right & freedom of religious belief without any kind of interference by government. The Indian polity is, therefore known as secular. But how is secularism being practised by political parties in India? Today, secularism has been reduced to a vote-catching slogan by political parties who have deepened

  • Railways break record on freight loading in fiscal year 2016-2017

    Mumbai : Indian Railways has seen a major turnaround in various major sectors, including freight loading. Western Railway stated in its statement that Indian Railways has achieved a commendable feat in the freight business for the financial year 2016-17, by surpassing all the previous records.

  • 20 developers exit projects worth Rs 12, 327 cr in 2 yrs

    Mumbai : With the relaxation in exit policy norms, nearly 20 road assets worth around Rs 12,327 crore have been monetised during the past 24 months, says a report. Sponsors in around 20 road assets involving a total cost of Rs 12,327 crore have monetised their assets as against around Rs 7,000 crore in the preceding 50 months, says a report by domestic agency Icra, reports PTI.

  • Import duty free raw  sugar up to 5L tones

    New Delhi : The government allowed duty free import of raw sugar upto 5, 00,000 tonnes to boost domestic supplies and check price rise amid production fall.