Free Press Journal
  • Birthday Special: The changing looks of Ayesha Takia

    Bollywood actress Ayesha Takia was in the news of late for allegedly going under the knife. According to reports, she has denied about the surgery, we in her recent pictures, she looks drastically different. On her birthday, we bring you a collection of new pictures, which surfaced after she apparently underwent the surgery.

  • Mumbai: Now take exams on mobiles!

    Mumbai: The K.J Somaiya Arts and Commerce College at Vidyavihar has introduced a first ever mobile examination pattern, wherein students have to log in ‘Offline Education and Entertainment’ (OFFEE) a device that works as a wifi hotspot.

  • Mumbai: Software engineer alleges threat by BJP leader

    Mumbai: Shivaji Park police are inquiring into allegations levelled against a software professional for allegedly abusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday night. A BJP leader alleged that Dinesh Chanchalani, a software engineer, and his friends had insulted the Prime Minister at Shivaji Park playground.

  • Suresh Bansode’s journey from poverty to civic auditing

    Mumbai: From studying in a municipal school to studying scams in the municipal corporation, Suresh Bansode, Municipal Chief Auditor of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corpration, has come a long way. Born in a financially backward family, Bansode says that his vulnerable circumstances inspired him to fight the odds and accomplish his goals.

  • 10% drop in revenue of telecom sector from consumer services: TRAI

    New Delhi : The revenue of telecom sector from consumer services like mobile telephony and data dipped 10.5 per cent to Rs 37,284 crore in the October-December period over the previous three months, according to regulator Trai. The revenue of the sector from the same set of services stood at Rs 41,681 crore in July-September last year, reports PTI.

  • Religare to exit Religare Health Insurance for Rs 1,040 crore

    New Delhi : Religare Enterprises will sell its entire 80 per cent stake in Religare Health Insurance to a consortium of investors led by private equity fund True North Managers for an estimated Rs 1,040 crore.

  • Snapdeal founders promise higher wages to employees

    New Delhi : Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal have reached out to employees promising them higher salaries compared to last year as the company heads towards a possible sell out in the coming weeks.

  • Q4 results, macro-data to guide equity markets’ movements

    Mumbai : Upcoming fourth quarter earning results, along with macro-economic data points and global geo-political tensions are expected to determine the trajectory of Indian equities markets during the week starting April 10.

  • S Chand and Co. plans to raise Rs. 750 cr including fresh offer

    Mumbai :  S Chand and Company Limited which operates as an education content company in India, has received SEBI node for an IPO. The company plans to raise Rs 750 crore with a fresh offer worth Rs 300 crore and offer for sale of Rs 450 crore. Issue is set to hit the primary market by the last week of April 2017. The company develops and delivers content, solutions, and services in

  • Muthoot Finance NCD (Tranche I) issue review

    Mumbai : Muthoot Finance Ltd (MFL), primarily a largest gold loan NBFC company in India, having diverse financial activities and wind mill business now is a frequent visitor to the debt market. MFL is once again coming out with its 17th debt offer. While the company is coming out with an issue of Rs 200 crore under Tranche I, it has shelf limit of Rs 2,000 crore covering offer of Rs 1,950

  • India needs young entrepreneurs to create more jobs: Nirmala

    Chandigarh: India is looking for young entrepreneurs to build business houses and create more jobs, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Sunday, asking business graduates to become fountainhead of commercially viable ideas.

  • FPIs pour in $2.45 bn in 4 trading sessions

    New Delhi : Foreign investors have pumped in a staggering $2.45 billion in capital markets in the last four trading sessions on the back of improved investor sentiments driven by passage of GST bills and growth in manufacturing sector.