Free Press Journal
  • MAHA govt pushes india’s first public cloud policy

    Mumbai : Maharashtra has come out with a public cloud policy virtually mandating its departments to shift their data storage onto a cloud, creating a USD two billion opportunity for the industry. “Today, we have unveiled our public cloud policy and this policy will allow all government departments to have access to public cloud,” Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said at the Maharashtra Technology Summit on Wednesday.

  • US withholds $65 mn from Palestinian aid programs: State Dept

    Washington : The Trump administration has cut tens of millions of dollars in money for Palestinian refugees, demanding that the UN agency responsible for the programs undertake a “fundamental re-examination,” the State Department said. In a letter on Tuesday, the State Department notified the UN Relief and Works Agency that the US is withholding $65 million of a planned $125 million funding installment to the body. The letter also makes clear that

  • Dilpreet, Prasad star as India routs Japan 6-0

    Tauranga (New Zealand) : Dilpreet Singh and debutant Vivek Sagar Prasad struck a brace each as the Indian men’s hockey team thrashed Japan 6-0 in its opening match of the double-leg Four Nations Invitational Tournament here on Wednesday.

  • Adhiban holds Anand

    Wijk Aan Zee (The Netherlands) : Indian Grandmaster B Adhiban held five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand to a creditable draw in the fourth round of Tata Steel Masters Chess tournament now underway here.

  • Pak PM must back his claim on Hafiz Saeed, says Haqqani

    New Delhi : Former Pakistan Diplomat Husain Haqqani on Wednesday said Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi needs to come forward with convincing proof to back his claim that there is no substantial evidence to try and convict 26/11terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed.

  • Two Koreas agree to march together

    Seoul : The two Koreas agreed on Wednesday to march together under a single flag at the Winter Olympics opening ceremony and field a united women’s ice hockey team for the Games in a further sign of easing tensions on the peninsula.

  • Rajini offers best wishes

    Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth on Wednesday said only time will answer the question whether he and Kamal Haasan could tie up in politics.

  • Victoria to showcase digital interactive exhibition on Gandhi

    Melbourne : A four-month long digital interactive exhibition showcasing the life and achievements of Mahatma Gandhi will be held in Australia’s Victoria state in April to build a cultural understanding about India among the residents, state Premier Daniel Andrews said on Wednesday.

  • Terrorism is mother of all disruptions: Sushma Swaraj

    New Delhi  : Asserting that having radically divergent views of how the world runs is likely to enhance disruptive tendencies, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj here on Wednesday said terrorism is the mother of all disruptions today.