Free Press Journal
  • JNU dean Umesh Ashok Kadam files FIR against students alleging assault

    New Delhi: JNU Dean of Students (DoS) Umesh Ashok Kadam on Tuesday filed an FIR against 17 students in connection with March 12 incident where students barged into the latters’ office, allegedly manhandled and abused him.

  • Thane police starts real-time visitor management

    Bhayandar: No more refusals or blunt voices to greet you at the entrances of police stations. Instead, you can walk up to a smiling uniformed receptionist. In a move to make people-friendly policing realistic rather than remaining confined to paper, the Thane (rural) police has launched real time visitor management systems (VMS) at its police stations.

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    Thane: BJP corporators booked for ugly fight with Sena lady corporator

    Bhayandar: A day after cadres from the BJP and Shiv Sena were entangled in an ugly battle of fistfights and sloganeering on the auspicious occasion of Gudi Padwa in Mira Road, the Naya Nagar police has registered a FIR against six women including four BJP corporators for rioting, unlawful assembly and causing hurt to their Shiv Sena counterpart Dipti Bhat who has landed in hospital after the incident.

  • Thane Municipal Corporation aims to raise ‘Happiness Index’

    Bhayandar: Thane residents will be the happiest people staying in the country, claimed the new year’s budget of TMC. The main aim of this year’s budget will be to raise the ‘Happiness index’ of the city. To raise this index, the budget has included many projects such as global challenge fund, Radio school, Ray of light, skill development programme for all, Counseling centers for emotionally disturbed, smog free center.

  • India based mobile subscribers nearly touch 100 million

    New Delhi: Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), the apex industry association representing the country’s major telecom, Internet, technology and digital services companies, recently released the latest telecom subscriber numbers, for the month ending January 2018.

  • Mumbai Rail Roko: City crippled as students halt trains and Uber, Ola drivers continue their strike

    Mumbai: Scores of agitated students demanding jobs in railways today blocked rail traffic, including suburban services between Matunga and Dadar stations, causing difficulties to lakhs of commuters, a Central Railway official said. The students blocked the rail track at 7 am in the morning, forcing railway to stop the suburban as well as express train in the affected section between Matunga and CSMT. Entire four lines are affected between Matunga and CSMT.

  • Bhopal: 10-yr-old girl’s throat-slit body found in doorless toilet of her house

    Bhopal: A 10-year-old girl was found dead with a slit throat in her house at Bajrang Bara under Adhartal police station area in Jabalpur on Monday morning.am. The girl was a class VI student of Government School in Krishi Nagar and lived with her family at a rented house. The girl’s father is a driver and her mother is a beedi maker.

  • Surat: 3 held for attempting to derail train

    Surat: Three people were arrested in Surat on Monday for attempting to derail the Pune-Ahmedabad Ahimsa Express in December 2017. The trio has been identified as Babla, Biranj and Balram.

  • Mumbai: ‘Unnati’ aims to uplift the lives of woman in rural area

    Mumbai: The Rotaract Club of Sathaye College (RCSC) has initiated its flagship project – Unnati which is a women empowerment project that aims at uplifting the lives of a group of rural women. The project is being carried out in a small village called ‘Parli’, a few kilometres ahead of Wada, Maharashtra. The project is directed towards facilitating the women with a means to earn a livelihood and be independent, through entrepreneurship.

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    Mumbai: RERA relief to home buyer, gives a reasonable date of possession

    Mumbai: The MahaRERA (Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) provided relief to a home buyer by giving a reasonable date of possession and directing the developer to complete the work within the stipulated time. The RERA acted on a complaint filed by a home buyer which was related to unreasonable date of possession given by the developer.

  • Bhopal: BJP sends envoy to take feedback

    BHOPAL: Bharatiya Janata Party is gearing up for upcoming state assembly elections and Lok Sabha polls to be held next year. Keeping that in view, national BJP organisational general secretary Saudan Singh will be on three-day visit to MP from March 26 as a messenger of party president Amit Shah.