Free Press Journal
  • Top 50 ranking not difficult if we improve on perception: V. Ramgopal Rao

    New Delhi : The Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi (IIT-Delhi), which is now ranked among the top 200 universities in the latest QS World University Rankings, can well be among the top 50 if it improves on parametres such as “perception”, “international faculty” and “international students”, according to its Director V. Ramgopal Rao.

  • Sebi mulls ways to check fraudulent tax benefits via stocks

     New Delhi : Regulator Sebi is mulling tightening its probe and enforcement mechanism to check misuse of stock market platform for generating “bogus” long-term capital gains to launder black money.

  • Injured Sharapova out of Wimbledon

    Moscow : Russian Maria Sharapova has announced that she will not be able to take part in the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) tournament in Birmingham and the season’s third Grand Slam tournament at Wimbledon due to a thigh injury she suffered in Rome.

  • Trai mulls tighter norms, user refund for global SIM card cos

    New Delhi : Telecom regulator Trai is likely to recommend tighter norms for international SIM card and global calling card companies, and favour refund to customers in case of service failure during an overseas travel.

  • B Sai Praneeth eyes Indonesia title

    Jakarta : On a roll with successive title wins, shuttler B Sai Praneeth will look to continue his rampaging form when he leads the Indian challenge at the USD 1,000,000 Indonesia Super Series Premier which begins with the qualifier, here on Monday.

  • Automated system on fuel price rings in, pump owners upset

    New Delhi :State-owned fuel retailers IOC, BPCL and HPCL have put in place an automated system to implement daily revision in petrol and diesel prices from June 16 even as a section of petrol pump dealers threatened to go on strike against the move.

  • FPIs pour in $2-bn in seven trading sessions

    New Delhi : Foreign investors have pumped in nearly $ 2 billion in the country’s capital market in the last seven trading sessions due to finalisation of GST rates for bulk of the items and forecast of a normal monsoon.

  • ISL set to announce new football teams

    New Delhi :Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL), the organisers of the Indian Super League (ISL), will on Monday announce the winning bids for new teams for the cash-rich football tournament. The winning bidders will be enrolled and awarded the right to participate in the ISL from the 2017-18 football season.