Free Press Journal
  • GST has been a big relief for the Indian market: Deceuninck

    New Delhi : At a time when New Delhi and other parts of India are struggling to keep its noise and air pollution under permissible limits and extreme temperatures at bay, Belgium based, Deceuninck is eyeing a significant growth in India.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Bullet-ridden body of Army jawan recovered in Shopian

    Srinagar: Militants abducted and killed a 23-year-old Territorial Army jawan and his bullet-riddled body was found today in Shopian district of south Kashmir, the Army said. The body was recovered from an orchard area in Watmullah Keegam area of Shopian, an Army official said.

  • Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ net worth exceeds USD 100 bn

    New York : After being named the world’s richest person just over four months ago, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ has now surpassed USD 100 billion mark in his total net worth.

  • 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attacks: Saluting the heroes

    Nine years have passed, but the memories of the most dreadful days in the Indian history can never be forgotten. November 26, 2008, the day when Mumbai witnessed terror attacks by 10 terrorists at prominent spots of the city including CSMT railway station, Leopold Cafe, Oberoi Trident Hotel, Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Nariman House and Cama and Albless Hospital, among others. There were some brave hearts who fought the battle against terrorists

  • Pakistan justifies Hafiz Saeed’s release

    Islamabad: Pakistan has justified the release of Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, claiming that Islamabad was committed to the implementation of UNSC sanctions regime on terrorists.

  • 26 11 pictures then and now

    26/11 Mumbai attacks: Here’s what happened on the horrific day at ‘those’ 6 places; see pictures

    November 26, 2008, also called ‘26/11’, the date itself is enough to give us chills. It is the day when the city of dreams became the target of the ferocious terror attacks. The next three days were gripped by terror, with the city witnessing lobbing grenades and firing weapons at prominent venues including railway station, hotels, and several other buildings, killing scores and wounding many. 10 terrorists from Lashkar-e-Taiba entered Mumbai through

  • 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Conspirators, their role and what has happened so far

    November 26, 2008, the day when 10 armed Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists attacked the city of Mumbai taking the lives of 160 innocent people and wounding several others. Ajmal Kasab, the only terrorist who was captured alive was hanged to death by the Mumbai Police. While the nine other terrorists – Ajmal Amir, Abu Ismail Dera Ismail Khan, Hafiz Arshad, Babar Imran, Javed, Shoaib, Nazir Ahmed, Nasir, Abdul Rahman and Fahadullah – were shot

  • India vs Sri Lanka Nagpur Test: Vijay, Pujara guide India to 97/1 on Day 2

    Nagpur: Opener Murali Vijay marked his return to Test cricket with a brilliant unbeaten half ton as India went to lunch comfortably placed at 97/1 on Day 2 of the second Test against Sri Lanka at the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium here on Saturday.

  • Mumbai: Woman quota increased in Central Railway line, making space for 1,700 more women

    Mumbai: Central Railway line in Mumbai has something to cheer for, as the new suburban railway timetable comes into effect. The new timetable has increased the number of trains dedicated to women. The total number of trains for women has now increased to four entire trains and 20 services with three dedicated coaches during peak hours. This is in addition to three first and second-class ladies coach each in all trains.

  • Google faces inquiry over location data collection

    San Francisco: After Google reportedly confirmed the practice of gathering location data from Android devices even when the service was disabled by users, regulators in South Korea summoned representatives of the tech giant this week for questioning.