Free Press Journal
  • Patna outshine Haryana, to face Pune

    Mumbai : Defending champions Patna Pirates outclassed Haryana Steelers 69-30 in the second Eliminator of the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 5 on Monday to set their clash with Eliminator 1 winner Puneri Paltan at the NSCI Stadium here.

  • Mahindra Logistics IPO price band at Rs 425-429/share

    New Delhi : Mahindra Logistics Ltd (MLL), part of diversified Mahindra Group, has fixed a price band of Rs 425 to 429 per share for its initial public offer, according to a regulatory filing. At the upper end of the price, the share sale would fetch little over Rs 829 crore. “The price band for the offer has been fixed at Rs 425 to Rs 429 per share of Rs 10 each

  • Accused shops in mall with cops in tow

    NEW DELHI: Seven Delhi Police personnel have been dismissed from service for allegedly allowing an arrested middleman, Sukesh Chandrashekhar, in the Election Commission (EC) bribery case to shop in a Bengaluru mall where he had been taken for a court hearing, police said on Monday.

  • Puneri Paltan eliminate UP Yoddha from PKL 5

    Mumbai : Puneri Paltan held their nerve to dump UP Yoddha out of Pro Kabaddi League Season 5 here. Puneri Paltan are through to eliminator 3 with a 40-38 win. Girish Ernak was rock solid at the back and scored seven tackle points while Deepak Niwas Hooda scored 10 raid points to lead their team to victory. UP Yoddha squandered a solid start and despite Rishank Devadiga’s 15 point effort their campaign

  • Diplomats’ safety an obligation: China on threats to its envoy in Pakistan

    Beijing : China on Monday said the safety of the diplomatic personnel and missions is an obligation of the sovereign countries but declined to comment on its reported complaint to Pakistan that its ambassador to Islamabad faced threats from a Xinjiang-based terror group.

  • Exporters can claim GST refund this week

    A separate online app for claiming Integrated GST (IGST) refunds for August and September would be made available on the GSTN portal this week, CEO of GSTN said.

  • Maha law on sanction for probe must be revoked: NCP

    Mumbai : While the debate on the Rajasthan government’s ordinance protecting pubic servants and judges from prosecution without prior sanction rages on, the NCPon Monday demanded that a 2015 Act in Maharashtra be scrapped.

  • Rookies Siraj, Iyer in T20 squad; no rest for Virat Kohli

    Mumbai : Skipper Virat Kohli got no immediate break, while rookie pacer Mohammed Siraj and prolific batsman Shreyas Iyer made their way into a 16-strong Indian T20 squad for the three-match series against New Zealand, starting November 1.

  • Launch of Bharat-22 ETF soon: Finmin

     New Delhi : An inter-ministerial panel headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Monday finalised the launch date and quantum of issuance of ‘Bharat 22’ Exchange Traded Fund (ETF). According to sources, Bharat-22 comprises of 22 scrips of Public Sector Units, banks and those entities in which the government holds a minority stake. It is likely to be launched next month after  New India Assurance IPO, they said.

  • These kind of games will make Kuldeep, Chahal tougher: Karthik

    Mumbai : India batsman Dinesh Karthik feels the kind of challenge that young wrist spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal faced against New Zealand in the first ODI will make them “mentally tougher” for future games.

  • Apex court denies custodial interrogation of Goa ex-CM

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a petition filed by Goa Police in 2015 for the custodial interrogation of former Chief Minister Digambar Kamat of Congress in connection with the Rs 1-crore Louis Berger scam.

  • Trump made me cry: widow of slain US soldier

    “The only way he remembered my husband’s name was because he told me he had my husband report in front of him and that’s when he actually said La David.”

  • RBI sets up task force on public credit registry

    Public credit registry will be an extensive data base of credit information that is accessible to all stakeholders. This will help in enhancing efficiency of credit market.

  • I don’t let my father drive auto-rickshaw anymore: Mohammed Siraj

    New Delhi : The day Mohammed Siraj was picked up by Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL auction for a whopping Rs 2.6 crore, he had only one dream. That was never to let his father Mohammed Ghaus drive auto rickshaw again and he kept his promise.

  • Spl CBI court junks Jagan’s exemption plea

    Hyderabad : A special CBI court on Monday rejected YSR Congress president Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy’s application seeking temporary exemption from appearance during the hearing of a corruption case against him, reports PTI.

  • Body of 3-year-old Indian girl missing in texas, found in culvert, SAY police

    Houston : Police in the US on Monday found the body of a small child in a culvert, which they say is “most likely” that of a 3-year-old Indian girl who went missing over two weeks ago when her foster father sent her outside alone late in the night as punishment for not drinking her milk.

  • Supreme Court refuses bail plea of Unitech’s Chandra

    The apex court also said that it will not hear any pleas by Unitech’s investors while it is hearing pleas by homebuyers who have alleged that they have been duped by the firm.

  • IS executed 116 in syrian town

    Beirut : The Islamic State group killed 116 people it suspected of collaborating with the Syrian regime in Al-Qaryatain this month before losing the desert down to government forces, a monitor said on Monday.

  • Mumbai ready for TN challenge

    Mumbai : Mumbai will take on a strong Tamil Nadu in a crucial Ranji Trophy Group ‘C’ encounter from today at the MCA Sharad Pawar Cricket Academy Ground in Bandra Kurla Complex here with both the teams eyeing strong performances and maximum points.