Free Press Journal
  • Qatar to reject demands from Gulf states: FM

    Doha: Qatar is set to reject a set of demands issued by other Arab nations, according to statements made by the country’s foreign minister.

  • Melwyn, Carl shape Catholic Gym’s win

    Mumbai : The fine performances from Melwyn Mascarenhas and Carl Serrao carried Catholic ‘Decapitare’ (Catholic Gymkhana) to a comfortable 579-523 win against NSCI ‘Inoff Is Inoff’ (NSCI Club) in a pre-quarter-final match of the BSAM-The Chembur Gymkhana Billiards League 2017, played at The Chembur Gymkhana billiards hall, late on Saturday evening.

  • Ex-Israeli PM Olmert released from jail

    Jerusalem : Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was released from prison on Sunday after a parole board reduced his corruption sentence by a third.

  • Fundraising via IPO rises 73% to Rs 12, 000 cr in H1, 20017

    New Delhi : In a blockbuster performance, over a dozen companies have raised more than Rs 12,000 crore through initial public offerings in the first half of the year, a surge of 73 per cent from the year-ago level.

  • Rank outsider Venkatesh wins Gulf Monsoon Scooter Rally

    Mumbai : Favourites took a beating in the 28th Gulf Oil Lubricants Monsoon Scooter Rally, organised by Sportscraft, on Sunday. Rank outsider Venkatesh Shetty of Lorraine’s Racing, riding an Aprilia SR 150, overcame a strong field that included a host of former champions and tough conditions to emerge triumphant in the popular two-wheeler time trial, run over the backwoods of Navi Mumbai.

  • GST impact, global cues to set market trajectory

    Mumbai : The impact of Goods and Services Tax (GST), coupled with global cues, are expected to determine the trajectory of key domestic stock exchanges in the upcoming week.

  • Sebi slaps Rs 27 lakh fine on Sungold Capital, exe directors

    New Delhi : Markets regulator Sebi has imposed a fine of total Rs 27 lakh on Sungold Capital Ltd and its three executive directors for allegedly violating norms related to public holding and disclosures.