Free Press Journal
  • Patanjali, Rel Jio among top 10 most influential brands

    New Delhi : Yoga guru Ramdev promoted Patanjali Ayurveda has been featured among the top 10 most influential brand in India along with electronic major Samsung and new entrant Reliance Jio, according to a study by the global research firm Ipsos.

  • Ervine’s unbeaten 151 lifts Zimbabwe

    Colombo : Craig Ervine hit an unbeaten 151 to pull Zimbabwe out of trouble on the opening day of their one-off Test against Sri Lanka.

  • Mumbai City re-appoints Guimaraes

    Mumbai : Alexandre Guimaraes has been re-appointed as the head coach of Mumbai City FC for the fourth edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) scheduled to start in November this year.

  • Judge dilutes travel ban, expands relatives’ chart

    Honolulu : In another setback for President Donald Trump, a federal judge in Hawaii has further weakened his already diluted travel ban by vastly expanding the list of family relationships with US citizens that visa applicants can use to get into the US.

  • Infosys net flat annually, down quarterly in Q1

    Bengaluru : Software major Infosys Ltd on Friday reported Rs 3,483-crore consolidated net profit for the first quarter (Q1) of fiscal 2017-18, registering 1.4 per cent year-on-year (YoY) flat growth from Rs 3,436 crore in the same period year ago but declined 3.3 per cent sequentially from Rs 3,603 crore quarter ago in rupee terms.

  • Manu Attri -Sumeeth Reddy reach quarters, Prannoy loses

    Calgary : Defending champions Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy reached the men’s doubles quarterfinals but it was curtains for H S Prannoy in men’s singles at the Canada Open Grand Prix, here.

  • Yes-Bank

    Yes Bank to get up to USD 200 from OPIC and Wells Fargo

    Mumbai : Yes Bank has teamed up with the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) and Wells Fargo. This deal between them will help increase lending to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in India.

  • Ajinkya Rahane

    ‘Never ever felt insecure doing 12th man’s duties’

    New Delhi : It’s not easy if you have been an India Test captain in March and performing the duties of a 12th man in June but Ajinkya Rahane is a team man to the core, who believes that moment one wears the India jersey, one needs to keep all his insecurities and ego issues at bay.

  • McDonald explores legal ways post-NCLT verdict

    New Delhi : Fast food major McDonald said it is exploring legal options after the NCLT restored its estranged partner Vikram Bakshi as the managing director of Connaught Plaza Restaurants Ltd (CPRL). Besides, restoring Bakshi as the MD of CRPL, the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has also restrained the Illinois- headquartered McDonald’s Corporation, the parent company of McDonald’s India Pvt Ltd (MIPL), from interfering in the functioning of the joint venture.

  • Vedanta in a sweet spot: Navin Agarwal

    New Delhi : Diversified natural resources company, Vedanta Limited finds itself in a ‘sweet spot’, enthused by reforms such as GST, as it gets ready to ramp up capacity with an aim to produce 50 per cent of India’s oil output, its chief Navin Agarwal said.

  • Challengers grab early advantage

    Chennai : Shaze Challengers grabbed the initial advantage in their opening game of Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) against Dabang Smashers TTC at the Nehru Indoor stadium. After five matches, Challengers led 10-5 as Soumyajit Ghosh went down to Smashers’ top star and world number 14 Marcos Freitas. He snatched a game from the fancied Portugal player but lost 3-11, 6-11, 11-10. They were leading 13-11 when reports last came in.