Free Press Journal
  • Key equity indices surge on imf’s growth outlook

    Mumbai : Extending gains for the fifth consecutive session, the key Indian equity indices, on Tuesday, rode the bulls and escalated to record highs with the BSE Sensex closing above the 36,000-mark and the NSE Nifty50 above the 11,000-mark for the first time. Market observers said sentiments were given a boost by the country’s healthy economic growth outlook projected by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and optimism over the Union Budget, to

  • Man Utd, Arsenal complete Sanchez-Mkhitaryan deal

    Manchester : Manchester United on Tuesday completed the signing of Chilean football star Alexis Sanchez while their club forward Henrikh Mkhitaryan moved to London rivals Arsenal in a straight swap deal.

  • Mid-sized asteroid to fly past Earth safely: NASA

    At the time of closest approach, the asteroid, named 2002 AJ129, will be no closer than 10 times the distance between Earth and the Moon – about 4.2 million kilometers.

  • Are the Indian equity markets overvalued?

    Last week, banker Uday Kotak warned about the stock markets entering a possible bubble. According to him, Indians are investing massive amounts of savings into “a few hundred stocks” of firms whose governance standards are questionable. The Sensex rose almost 28% in 2017 and the rally has continued in the new year. It is trading at prices that are over 26 times their underlying average earning per share. Even Kotak’s warning was

  • Tell Davos why 1 pc Indians corner 73 pc wealth: Rahul

    New Delhi : Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday tweeted, asking Prime Minister Modi to tell the World Economic Forum at Davos he was just addressing to explain why 73% wealth of India is in the hands of 1% population.