Free Press Journal
  • Mumbai: Opposition slams Raju Shetty’s threat to disconnect city water

    Mumbai: The leader of Swabhimani Shetakari Sanghatana (SSS) and Member of Parliament (MP) Raju Shetty in the agitation on Wednesday had slammed his own government for not understanding the plight of farmers who are to lose lands for the Samruddhi corridor. He threatened to cut the water supply to Mumbai city from the three dams of Shahapur.

  • Mumbai: UP police quizzes accused in Diva rail sabotage case

    Mumbai: The Uttar Pradesh (UP) police is in the city in order to question the arrested accused in Diva rail sabotage case. The UP police arrived in the city on Tuesday and is questioning the accused Maula Makandar in order to ascertain if he has any connection with Kanpur rail derailment case.

  • Digvijay Singh visits Nagpur

    Nagpur: Senior Congress Leader and Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijay Singh gave a surprise visit to the City. The senior congress leader shared his views with the Media regarding the Sukma attack on CRPF, the scrapping of EVM, the AAP’s failure and Congress poor performance in the Delhi Polls.

  • Mumbai: Zoting panel rejects Khadse’s plea

    Nagpur: The Zoting Panel rejected Khadse’s plea to recast issues. The case is regarding allegations of irregularities in the allocation of Bhosari’s MIDC land at Pune. As Former Revenue Minister had expressed his objection to the jurisdiction of the judge Zoting investigations. The MIDC land was transferred in the name of Khadse’s wife Mandakini and son- in- law Girish.

  • ALLEN students shine again

    Kota: The result of JEE-Main, the country’s most prestigious engineering entrance examination organized by CBSE, was released on Thursday. All India rank was also released with scores included without the score of 12th boards, after four years. ALLEN Career Institute has once again emerged incredible in the announced results.

  • Online v/s offline game for new water lines in MBMC

    Bhayandar: The twin-city of Mira Bhayandar will soon get rid of the notorious tanker mafia as their endless wait of getting piped water in atheir homes will end this summer.

  • I am a victim of Chidambaram’s ‘saffron terrorism’ bogey- Sadhvi

    Bhopal: Out on bail in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur on Thursday alleged she was “falsely implicated in the case to endorse the bogey of saffron terrorism, a term coined by erstwhile Home Minister P Chidambaram.”

  • Mumbai: High Court pulls up DGCA over illegal buildings near airport

    Mumbai: Pulling up Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Bombay High Court on Thursday said the central authority cannot act like a “politician.” The HC directed DGCA to hasten proceedings against illegal structures near city’s airport that have violated the height norms.

  • FPJ Special: Blacklisted contractor failed to get NOC

    Mumbai: Despite numerous irregularities in de-silting work, the blacklisted contractor had even failed to acquire No Objection Certificates (NOC) for dumping debris on vacant land. A senior civic official of Chembur (M east ward) confirmed that blacklisted contractor RE Infra private limited carried out illegal dumping activity and avoided getting NOC from several departments to avoid royalty charges.

  • Mumbai: HC wants housing minister to explain visit to police station

    Mumbai: Bombay High Court on Thursday directed state’s housing minister Prakash Mehta to file an affidavit explaining why he visited the Tilak Nagar police station on April 15. This comes after the HC was informed by BMC that the minister had ‘obstructed’ civic officials in demolishing illegal hutments near Ghatkopar.

  • Birthday special: Samantha Ruth Prabhu, the style diva

    Tollywood actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu is celebrating her birthday today. Her adorable smile and her knockout style had stole millions of hearts of her fans. Recently, she got engaged to Naga Chaitanya in an intimate affair on January 29, where only close friends and families attended the event. So, it would not be wrong to say that this birthday will be her last as a single. From next year, she will celebrate

  • IPL 2017: DD faces unstoppable Kolkata Knight Riders

    Kolkata : A rampaging Kolkata Knight Riders stand in the way of Delhi Daredevils’ revival plan as the two teams, with contrasting runs so far, gear up to clash in an Indian Premier League (IPL) fixture here today.