Free Press Journal
  • PropEquity eyes USD 100 million IPO in two years

    Mumbai : PropEquity’s founder Samir Jasuja recently bought back the complete stake of P.E. Analytics (that owns PropEquity) from US-based hedge fund investor. Now, the company stated that PropEquity is looking to raise between Rs 80 and 100 crore via IPO in next two years.

  • Argentina to face India in semis; Germany advance

    Bhubaneswar : Argentina defeated England 3-2 to set up a semi-final against hosts India, while Germany edged past the Netherlands 4-3 via penalty shootout to advance at the Hockey World League (HWL) Final here on Thursday.

  • NGT holds AoL responsible for damaging Yamuna floodplains

    New Delhi: The Art of Living Foundation (AoL) on Thursday said it will move the Supreme Court against the National Green Tribunal’s verdict holding it responsible for the damage caused to the Yamuna floodplains due to its cultural extravaganza held in March 2016.

  • 12 major ports cargo traffic up 3.46 per cent

    New Delhi : The country’s top 12 major ports have recorded a growth of 3.46 per cent in cargo traffic during April-November 2017, handling 439.66 million tonnes (MT) cargo, the government said.

  • Portgual producing the world’s best on grass and sand

    Madrid : Portugal’s favourite son Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to collect a record-equalling fifth Ballon d’Or today, but the Real Madrid star is not the only Portuguese footballer to be crowned the best in the world.

  • Russia will be my last shot at WC glory: Messi

    Buenos Aires : Football star Lionel Messi has admitted that next year’s World Cup in Russia is likely to be his last chance to win a major international tournament for Argentina.

  • Bitcoin roars past $15,000

     London : Bitcoin ploughed past USD 15,000 to a fresh record today, triggering a warning the cryptocurrency was “like a charging train with no brakes” and prompting fresh concern about its looming launch on mainstream markets.  It struck a new high of USD 15,242.99 around 1030 GMT (1600 IST), according to Bloomberg News.

  • Protection grid to be set up along India-Bangladesh border: Rajnath

    Kolkata : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh convened a high-level meeting in the city with the chief ministers and home ministers of eastern states on Thursday to discuss various Indo-Bangla border related problems.

  • Champ Rashpal Singh leads the field in Vasai Virar Mayor’s Marathon

    Mumbai : Defending champion Rashpal Singh, of Army Sports Institute and last year’s runner-up Pankaj Dhaka from JSW will lead the field of 36 of the country’s top most long-distance male and female athletes in the 7th Indiabulls Home Loans Vasai Virar Mayors Marathon, in association with Cigna TTK, which will be flagged off from two different locations, in Virar and Vasai on Sunday, December 10.

  • FB best place to work in US, Apple slips

    San  Francisco : While Facebook has become the best place to work in the United States, Cupertino-based tech giant Apple has tumbled to number 84 this year from its 36th position last year in the leading job website Glassdoor’s ‘100 Best Places to Work in the US’. Apple still remains a highly rated employer — with 4.3 out of 5 rating by Glassdoor – but other tech giants like Google, World Wide

  • Timely equity infusion aids MFI capitalisation

    Mumbai : Timely equity infusion in most micro finance institutions (MFIs) has helped in improvement of their asset quality even as delinquencies pressures continues to persist, according to an ICRA report.