Free Press Journal
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    Sensex shrugs off GDP rebound, sinks 316 pts

    Mumbai: Falling for the fourth straight session, benchmark Sensex dived 316 points today to close below the 33,000-mark as positive GDP numbers for the second quarter failed to offset growing fiscal deficit concerns.

  • Kerala: 33-year old female breaks gender stereotype to turn snake catcher

    Thiruvananthapuram: Watching a snake slither close by can be scary for many but not for 33-year old J R Raji for whom catching the reptiles is child’s play. Be it a hissing Cobra or poisonous viper or deadly python, Raji is never in fear as she is known to handle them with aplomb.

  • 2 Indians arrested in Nepal for carrying explosives

    Kathmandu: Two Indian nationals were arrested in Nepal today on suspicion of carrying explosive devices, police said, ahead of the second phase of parliamentary and provincial elections in the country.

  • HTLS 2017: Agriculture, education, healthcare on our roadmap, says Mukesh Ambani

    New Delhi: Reliance Industries Limited Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Friday said agriculture, education and healthcare are the three sectors where the company can reinvent itself digitally as these are considered to be difficult terrains which impact the majority of the Indian people.

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    Eid-e-Milad 2017: Significance, celebration, date and all you need to know

    Muslims across the world are all set to celebrate Eid-e-Milad, also known as Mawlid and Milad-un-Nabi. The day marks the birth of Prophet Muhammad and varies around the world depending on the lunar calendar. It is observed as a national holiday in countries like India, Sri Lanka, Germany, Russia, the United States and the United Kingdom, among others. According to Sunni Muslims, Eid-e-Milad falls on the 12th day of Rabi’ al-awwal, the third

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    Eid-e-Milad 2017: Wishes, greetings, images to share on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

    Eid-e-Milad, also known as Mawlid and Milad-un-Nabi, is celebrated on the 12th day of Rabi’ al-awwal to mark the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad. In 2017, it falls on December 1 but in several parts of India, it will be celebrated on December 2. Muslims around the globe will celebrate the occasion by reading the Holy Quran, listening to naat and hymns praising the prophet, organising processions, distributing foods and offerings, taking part in

  • Sherlyn Chopra to Esha Gupta: Top 10 hot and sexy pictures of the week

    A number of our Bollywood actresses don’t shy away from showing their curvy figure and hot bod to make sure that all the boundaries are broken in this stereotyped world. Their potential is beyond any limits, and they are giving tough competition to west. The actresses have millions of followers on Instagram and their pictures are a treat for their fans. The pictures are appreciated but some times they also have to

  • Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: In rural Saurashtra, Congress hopes to exploit ‘left-out’ feeling

    Rajkot: The Congress is chiefly banking on the issue of water woes and “incomplete” irrigation projects to make fresh inroads in rural Saurashtra, sensing a feeling of being “left out” among the populace. The opposition party had won 13 out of the 48 Assembly seats in Saurashtra region of Gujarat against the BJP‘s 32 in 2012 Assembly polls.

  • Shameful! 2 Army jawans arrested for allegedly molesting girl on train

    Lucknow: Two Army personnel have been arrested from Etawah for allegedly trying to molest the daughter of a retired judicial officer on board the Magadh Express, police said today. The incident took place on November 29 when the girl was on her way to Delhi from Allahabad. The incident occurred in S-8 coach of the train.

  • Ashes 2017-18: Moeen Ali doubtful for second Adelaide Test, Mason Crane in line for debut

    Adelaide: 20-year-old leg-spinner Mason Crane could make his debut for England in the second Ashes Test against Australia in Adelaide, as the concerns over all-rounder Moeen Ali’s fitness continue to grow. Moeen suffered a cut in his index finger, which is used to impart spin, of his right hand midway during their shocking 10-wicket defeat against Steve Smith-led side at the Gabba, Brisbane.

  • Ashes 2017-18: Anderson ‘bullies’ rant a bit rich, says Aussie captain Steve Smith

    Adelaide: Steve Smith returned fire today after a taunt by James Anderson that Australia are bullies, calling the England paceman one of the biggest sledgers in cricket as insults flew ahead of the second Test. Smith also denied laughing at England over the Jonny Bairstow headbutt incident in what has become a fiery build-up to the first day-night Ashes Test, at Adelaide Oval from tomorrow. Fast bowler Anderson called the Australian team

  • Pakistan ranked world’s fourth worst country for women

    Islamabad: Pakistan has been ranked the fourth worst country for women in the world, says recently released rankings of the Women, Peace and Security Index”>Peace and Security Index.