Free Press Journal
  • Prez candidate Ram Nath Kovind performs yoga in Delhi

    New Delhi, NDA’s presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind today joined the International Yoga Day celebrations in the national capital as he performed asanas at central Delhi’s Connaught Place and urged people to take up the traditional practice.

  • International Yoga Day: Narendra Modi does ‘asanas’ amid showers, says yoga connecting world

    Lucknow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi did yogic exercises amid rains for some 15 minutes here on Wednesday as he underlined the importance of yoga in connecting the global community and creating jobs. Leading the celebrations of the third edition of the International Yoga Day here at a rain-drenched Ramabai Amedkar Sthal, Modi said yoga was a path to attain wellness and was akin to a free life insurance.

  • ‘Godzilla 2’ filming begins

    Atlanta: Filming of “Godzilla 2” has begun here. The production houses Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures have announced the news touting the full cast, official synopsis and production details of the upcoming movie.

  • Two militants killed in Kashmir

    Srinagar, Two militants were killed on Wednesday in a gunfight with security forces in the Kashmir Valley. Police said the Rashtriya Rifles, the Special Operations Group of the police and the Central Reserve Police Force surrounded Pazalpora village in Baramulla district on Tuesday evening following intelligence inputs about the presence of the militants.

  • More than 7000 Sejals write to ‘Harry’ aka Shah Rukh Khan

    New Delhi: Yes, you heard it right! More than 7000 Sejals across the country have written to Harry aka Shah Rukh Khan. Taking further the tagline of the film ‘What you seek is seeking you’, SRK has undertaken a journey to seek women named Sejal across the country.

  • Mumbai: BMC fines road contractors who missed deadline

    Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has made it clear to all the contractors of roads repair and maintenance  to complete the work on the given deadline.

  • Mumbai: Youth commits suicide in Malad

    Mumbai: The Malwani police have recovered a semi-decomposed of a body of 25-year-old youth who committed suicide by hanging with a rope at his house in Malad (west). The police said the youth Amandeep Singh Vora has left a suicide note in which he has written that ‘no one should be held responsible for his death.’

  • Out-on-bail NCP’s Gilbert Mendonca dumps party, joins Shiv Sena

    Bhayandar: After spending nine months behind bars for his alleged  involvement in a land grabbing case,  former NCP legislator Gilbert Mendonca who walked out on bail last month has finally put an end to speculations surrounding his political future by jumping into the Shiv Sena bandwagon along with some corporators including his daughter Catlyn Pereira ( former Mayor) and supporters on Tuesday.

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    Mumbai: Metro-III tremors shake heritage JN Petit library

    Mumbai: The staff working in the J.N. Petit institute, situated on D.N. Road in Mumbai, are unhappy with the ongoing Mumbai Metro Line 3 project work. They are miffed that the Hutatma Chowk station that is likely come up in future on the Metro 3 line has made their workplace a nightmare.

  • Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift To Launch On July 5

    Mercedes-Benz will launch the mid-cycle update/facelift of the GLA in the country on July 5. The updated GLA made its world debut at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show in January this year and went on sale globally in the subsequent months. The GLA is locally assembled at Mercedes-Benz’s Chakan facility near Pune and the updated model is expected to be priced in the same range as the outgoing model.

  • Ujjain: UMC launches road-widening project amid public outcry

    Ujjain: Work to widen roads of Kartik-Chowk area, the official path of Lord Mahakal procession (Mahakal Sawari Marg) began on Tuesday in the holy month of Shravan. Irate residents staged dharna against demolition drive for widening of roads and demanded compensation for buildings razed to ground for it. They also wanted Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) to postpone the work till the end of monsoon.

  • Bombay High Court directs Pune collector to bring sealed envelope of EVM machine

    Mumbai: Bombay High Court on Tuesday directed the Pune collector to go to Hyderabad and bring the copy of a report prepared by the Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CSFL), connected to allegations of tampering of electronic voting machines in Parvati constituency in Pune during the 2014 assembly elections.

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    Mumbai: MMRDA awards a blacklisted firm with an elevated corridor project

    Mumbai: A tainted contractor, J Kumar Infraprojects, implicated in the road scam, has been awarded an elevated corridor project worth Rs 750 crore by Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority. J Kumar was blacklisted earlier by BMC following a road scam worth Rs 905 crore being unearthed where 16 contractors were blacklisted.