Free Press Journal
  • Fleet Footers emerge champions

    Mumbai : Fleet Footers SC were crowned champions after defeating Milan Club 5-3 via the penalty shootout tie-breaker in the finals of the 2nd Borivali Premier Football League (BPFL), organized under the auspices of the MDFA by the Borivali Sports Foundation and played at the St. Francis D’Assisi Ground, Borivali (W). The scores were tied at 1-all at the end of regulation period.

  • JKumar, Parsvnath move SAT against shell company tag

    Mumbai : Number of companies, including JKumar Infraprojects and Parsvnath Developers, Wednesday approached the Securities Appellate Tribunal against Sebi classifying them as “shell companies”.

  • Khar Gymkhana’s all teams qualify for knockout round

    Mumbai : All the four teams from Khar Gymkhana have qualified for the knockout phase of the Otters Club-Mumbai Snooker League (MSL) – 2017, conducted by the Billiards and Snooker Association of Maharashtra (BSAM). The four Khar Gymkhana teams are KG ‘G.S.T.’ (Section-E), KG ‘Pocket Rockets’ (Section-K), KG ‘Wanted’ (Section-M) and KG ‘Dirty Half Dozen’ (Section-N) progressed to the next round.

  • Amid high hopes, Neeraj Chopra begins world campaign

    London : Fast-rising javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will have the weight of expectations on him when he begins his World Athletics Championship campaign, aiming to infuse some life into India’s listless performance in the mega-event.

  • Direct tax collection up 19% in April-July

    New Delhi : Direct tax collections jumped 19 per cent in the first four months of the current fiscal as demonetisation of higher denomination currency brought in more number of individuals in tax net.

  • Indian workforce prefers to be entrepreneurs, says a survey

    New Delhi : Entrepreneurial ambition among the workforce is highest in India, with 56 per cent of respondents in a survey indicating that they are considering leaving current jobs to start their own business.

  • Judge who staged sit-in outside MP HC suspended

    Jabalpur : The Madhya Pradesh High Court has suspended on grounds of misconduct additional district judge R K Shrivas, who recently staged a sit-in outside the court alleging “wrongful” transfers.

  • Isco magic gives Real Madrid Super Cup

    Romelu Lukaku (pix) pulled one back just past the hour, marking his competitive debut for United with a goal and sparking a big improvement from the Premier League club in the final stages.

  • New India Assurance files draft for IPO

    Mumbai : The New India Assurance Co Ltd will see a dilution of 14.56 per cent of its equity shares through an initial public offering, which will be a mix of an offer for sale by the government and fresh issue by the insurer, according to a draft red herring prospectus filed with the Securities and Exchange Board of India.

  • Sanchez to miss EPL opener against Leicester

    London : Abdominal strain will keep star Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez out of their first English Premier League (EPL) football game against Leicester City on Friday, head coach Arsene Wenger has said.

  • Tax on Khadi products doubles post GST implementation

    New Delhi : Tax on various products of the Khadi and village industries has almost doubled since imposition of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and the tax on the Ayurvedic medicines produced by them has surged to 12%.

  • Ill treatment charge by gangster Bawana in jail

    New Delhi : Jailed gangster Neeraj Bawana who is serving time in jail under the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) for allegedly running an organised crime syndicate told a court that he is being treated “worse than an animal” in Tihar jail. The plea was filed before Additional Sessions Judge Rakesh Pandit, who has sought a reply from Tihar Jail officials. Bawana’s defence counsel.

  • Jonty Rhodes

    Do not compare Tendulkar and Kohli, says Jonty Rhodes

    Chennai : Former South Africa cricketer Jonty Rhodes has said that Sachin Tendulkar and current India captain Virat Kohli were both great in their own way and it was wrong to compare the duo.