Free Press Journal
  • Magnificent Maxwell

    Powers Australia to five-wicket T20 win over England

  • Climate change threatens future of golf, says report

    London : Wetter winters and coastal erosion linked to climate change are threatening the future of golf, a report backed by governing body the R&A warned on Wednesday.

  • Indian Tigers take on Kazakhstan’s Astana Azlans in WSB

    New Delhi : Indian Tigers take their first shot at the AIBA backed World Series Boxing Season 8 that triggers off all over the world with the best pugilists from the roped square in action. Olympic champions, World champions, Commonwealth champions and Asian champions will slug it out in this unique global team boxing competition that starts from February 9.

  • Smriti stars in India’s huge win over S. Africa in women’s 2nd ODI

    Kimberley : Opener Smriti Mandhana struck 135 runs to help the Indian women’s cricket team hammer South Africa by 178 runs as they took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match One-day International series, part of the ICC Women’s Championship, here on Wednesday.

  • China warns against meddling

    Exiled ex-Prez Nasheed asks India to intervene in Maldives’ ongoing political turmoil

  • India Inc hails RBI status quo

    MSME sector gets relief, customer grievance mechanism for NBFCs to be launched soon

  • Hassan Badami strikes form, advances into third round

    Mumbai : Hassan Badami of Cricket Club of India was on a roll and waltzed past Vaibhav Waingade of Khargar winning their best-of-five frame second round contest by a convincing 3-0 margin in the Rs 12.25 lakh prize-money CCI All India Open Snooker Championship 2018, and played at the CCI’s Wilson Jones Billiards Room,on Wednesday.

  • Trump asks Pentagon to plan a military parade

     Washington : US President Donald Trump has asked the Pentagon to plan a grand military parade, the White House has said, an unusual move aimed at showcasing the muscle power of the country.

  • IOC, BPCL keen to buy Gail India

    New Delhi : Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday said Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) and Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) are both keen to acquire gas utility Gail India, which as per the extant policy needs to be split by separating gas transportation business from its marketing unit.

  • Aamby Valley property to be sold in parcels

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed the Bombay High Court’s official liquidator to sell the Aamby Valley property of the Sahara group by splitting it into saleable parcels of land, as there were no takers for the purchase of the entire Valley.

  • 15 Russians challenge IOC over Olympic snub

    Pyeongchang : Fifteen Russians denied a spot at the Pyeongchang Olympics despite having life bans for doping overturned have launched a fresh bid to take part, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Wednesday.

  • sheikh hasina

    Tension ahead of graft case verdict against ex-Bangla PM

    Dhaka : Bangladesh on Wednesday tightened security amid mounting tensions over an impending corruption trial verdict against ex-prime minister and main opposition BNP chief Khaleda Zia on Thursday that may disqualify her from contesting the next general election.

  • B’desh elects Hamid as Prez for 2nd consecutive term

    Dhaka : Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid was on Wednesday re-elected uncontested for another five-year term, becoming the only leader who will be serving for a second consecutive term.

  • Korea slams Oly protest as ‘spasm of psychopaths’

    Seoul : North Korea today slammed anti- Pyongyang activists for rallying against its participation in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, dismissing a dockside protest as a “spasm of psychopaths”.

  • SpiceJet flies high as profit rises 32%

    Mumbai : Budget carrier SpiceJet on Wednesday reported a 32 per cent growth in net profit at Rs 240 crore for the three months ended December, propelled by higher passenger revenue, making it the 12th successive profitable quarter for the airline.