Free Press Journal
  • Apply for your restaurants’ BMC license permission online! Find out how

    To make the procedure of issuing permissions pertaining to hotel industry, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has recently launched a single window system. Under the new system applicants can now apply for license and permissions online. The aim is to boost transparency and make all the permissions go through a single window module. The online platform also allows applicants to submit scanned documents required for the same. Thus eliminating the usual procedure of physical

  • Nestle India launches ‘iron fortified’ Maggi noodles

    Nestle India on Tuesday launched the new product ‘iron fortified’ Maggi noodles. The new pack was launched as part of ‘Simply Good’ 2020 campaign started by the Swiss giant.

  • Kannada film producer Parvathamma Rajkumar dies at 78

    Bengaluru: Veteran Kannada film producer and distributor Parvathamma Rajkumar passed away early on Wednesday at a private hospital here, said its spokesperson. She was 78.

  • Your daily horoscope- 31 May by Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries:– Refrain from taking major decisions, especially related to new projects and deals. Focus on your goals and believe in your actions. Try to complete majority of work in the morning.

  • Madras High Court stays Centre’s order on cattle for 4 weeks

    Chennai: The Madras High Court on Tuesday stayed for four weeks the Centre’s notification banning sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter, and sought its response to PILs which contended that the rules should have been approved by Parliament first.

  • Swiggy raises USD 80 mn from Naspers, existing investors

    New Delhi: Online food delivery platform Swiggy today said it has raised USD 80 million (over Rs 517crore) in series E funding led by global internet group and technology investor Naspers. The funding saw participation from other existing investors Accel India, SAIF Partners India, Bessemer Venture Partners, Harmony Partners and Norwest Venture Partners.

  • Mumbai: Over 40 NGOs, Tata Hospital join hands against tobacco

    Mumbai: To mark ‘World No Tobacco Day’ which falls on May 31, more than 40 Non-Governmental Organisations, (NGOs) in collaboration with the Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel have formed a coalition to reduce the consumption of tobacco in India.

  • Mumbai: Building contractor killed in Dombivali

    Mumbai: In yet another firing incident at Dombivali, a building contractor was shot dead by two assailants due to a property dispute on Tuesday afternoon.

  • Mumbai: Pankaja flouts tenders to benefit her own business, says AAP

    Mumbai: After the chikki scam and the take-home ration scam, Pankaja Munde, the minister for woman and child welfare has been accused by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Preeti Sharma Menon of being involved in the aganwadi scam.

  • P.hD student commits suicide in IIT Delhi campus

    New Delhi,  A 27-year-old woman student of P.hD final year committed suicide under mysterious circumstances in the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi campus here, police said on Tuesday.

  • Bombay High Court pulls up government for poor court infrastructure

    MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court has time and again pulled up the Maharashtra government over the ‘poor’ infrastructure and maintenance of various district courts. The judges of HC had even warned the government of staying the construction of Shiv Smarak, the dream project of Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.