Free Press Journal
  • Slight tremors felt in Jammu and Kashmir

    Srinagar: A low intensity quake measuring 3.2 on the Richter Scale was felt in Jammu and Kashmir early on Friday. No damage was reported.

  • Mumbai: MHADA proposal to help tenants in New Redevelopment Plan

    Mumbai: In good news to the common man, The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) is working on a proposal, which will benefit both tenants and builders, incentivising the redevelopment of cessed buildings in the city.

  • Mumbai: ED attaches assets worth Rs 19 crore of Siddhi Vinayak Logistic limited in a cheating case

    Mumbai: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday provisionally attached assets worth Rs 19.26 crore of M/s Siddhi Vinayak Logistic limited (SVLL) in connection with a Bank of Maharashtra in a case related to cheating. The attachments are pertaining to the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), 2002. A provisional attachment has to be confirmed by an adjudicating authority before the agency physically attaches the properties. The attachments are two hotels in Surat,

  • All love: Vin Diesel shares throwback picture with Deepika Padukone

    New Delhi: Vin Diesel, who shares a great bond with B-town’s leggy lass and his ‘xXx: Return of the Xander Cage’ co-star Deepika Padukone, has posted an adorable throwback picture with the actress, which is all about love.

  • Kim Kardashian posts birthday wish for `babe`Yeezy

    Washington: As Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West turns 40 on June 9, wife Kim Kardashian West took to social media to post an adorable birthday wish for him.

  • Will have to push harder to get more runs against Proteas, says Kohli

    London: After suffering a heart-wrenching seven-wicket defeat against Sri Lanka, India skipper Virat Kohli has asserted that his side will have to push harder and put more runs on the board in what would be a virtual quarter-final against South Africa in the ongoing Champions Trophy.

  • Farmers agitation: Day-long curfew relaxation in Mandsaur city, Pipliamandi

    Mandsaur (MP), Curfew was today relaxed for the day in Mandsaur city and Pipliamandi as the situation in the areas hit by violent protests by farmers improved. SP Manoj Kumar Singh said authorities decided to relax curfew from 10 am to 6 pm as the situation has improved.

  • Plea against Rajinikanth’s ‘Kaala @Karikala’

    Chennai: A court here today sought the  response of superstar Rajinikanth and others on a petition by a producer claiming that the title and story of the actor’s upcoming flick “Kaala @ Karikala” belonged to him.

  • UK Election: Pound down after early results

    London: With no parties showing majority in the June 8 UK General Election, the pound was down sharply as traders reacted to the early results, a media report said. The currency market had been expecting a clear victory for Theresa May’s Conservative Party, but the results so far, and the exit poll, have cast doubt on its majority, the BBC reported.

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    Woman molested, thrown out of auto rickshaw in Thane

    Thane, A 23-year-old woman was allegedly molested by a male co-passenger in a share auto rickshaw and later thrown out of the vehicle in the city, police said today. The incident comes close on the heels of a woman being raped and her nine-month-old baby flung to the ground and killed to smother her cries by three men travelling with her in a shared auto in Gurgaon.

  • Saudi, allies issue Qatar-linked ‘terrorism’ list

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia and allies, which have cut ties with Doha today issued a list of individuals and entities they say are linked to Qatar over “terrorism”. “This list is connected to Qatar and serves suspicious agendas in an indication of the duality of Qatar policies,” said the statement from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain.

  • Restrictions in J&K to halt separatist protest

    Srinagar, Authorities in the Kashmir Valley imposed curfew-like restrictions on Friday to prevent separatist-called protests against the killing of a youth in security firing earlier this week. The areas are Nowhatta, Rainawari, Khanyar, M.R.Gunj, Kralkhud, Maisuma and Safa Kadal police stations.

  • UK election 2017: Corbyn calls for May to resign

    London, UK opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn called for Prime Minister Theresa May to resign as exit polls from the snap general election has indicated that her ruling Conservative Party will lose their overall majority in Parliament.  “The Prime Minister called this election because she wanted a mandate. The mandate she’s got is lost votes, lost Conservatives seats, lost votes, lost support and lost confidence,” said Corbyn, who held his seat after winning

  • Day after meeting Nawaz Sharif, PM Modi to address SCO summit in Kazakhstan today

    Astana: The 17th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit will formally begin today at Astana in Kazakhstan. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the summit today. The leaders of six-member countries will take part in the summit and discuss several issues including peace and security in the region.

  • Your daily horoscope- 9 June by Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries:– Certain objectives may run up against a brick wall or an awkward fork in the road, but this is no reason to be negative or frightened into a state of panic.