Free Press Journal
  • MCA elections as per Lodha reforms

    Pune : City-based Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) has adopted the new Constitution incorporating the Lodha panel reforms and elections to the cricket body will be held shortly according to it, its top office-bearer said.

  • Tammy becomes 1st US senator in office to give birth

    Washington: Senator Tammy Duckworth has scripted history when the 50-year-old Iraq War veteran gave birth to a baby girl, becoming the first US senator to do so while in office.

  • Mohun Bagan face tricky Shillong Lajong test 

    Bhubaneswar : Kolkata heavyweights Mohun Bagan face a tricky test in Shillong Lajong, on a high after their stunning come-from-behind win over FC Pune City, in the Super Cup quarterfinals here on Wednesday.

  • Aadhaar no reason to deny pension, says EPFO

    New Delhi : EPFO has asked banks not to deny monthly pension to people for want of biometric national ID, Aadhaar, and said that alternate means for identification should be used if needed.

  • Jammu is no more in Blue Star’s expansion plans

    New Delhi : Air-conditioner maker Blue Star said it has called off plans to set up a manufacturing unit in Samba, Jammu due to non-availability of fiscal incentives.

  • China eyes permanent military base in Vanuatu

    Sydney : Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they were closely monitoring developments while downplaying a report that China wants to establish a permanent military base on the Pacific nation of Vanuatu.

  • GSTN may share its data on MSMEs with its ministry

    New Delhi : The MSME ministry will soon sign an agreement with GSTN, the IT backbone of GST, for sharing of data related to small and medium enterprises as it looks to widen its reach to such enterprises, an official source said.

  • SGFI to launch talent hunt in cricket for schools

    New Delhi : School Games Federation of India (SGFI) will launch an ambitious talent hunt in its endeavour to unearth talented young cricketers later this year across India.

  • Delhi will get 100  electric vehicles

    New Delhi : Mahindra Electric joined hands with self-drive rental platform Zoomcar, as part of which the auto major will offer its 100 electric vehicle ‘e20 plus’ on the latter’s platform in the capital.

  • Devinder, Yuvraj inspire UK United to WCG title

    Mumbai : The combined efforts of brothers, Yuvraj and Devinder Walmiki inspired UK United to a facile 5-2 win against Mumbai Customs in the Men’s Open final of the Willingdon Catholic Gymkhana 37th Victor D’Mello Memorial Trophy Rink Hockey Tournament – 2018, conducted under the auspices of the MHAL, and played at the Gymkhana’s floodlit tennis courts. The scores were tied at 2-all at the end of the first half.

  • CRPF celebrates Valour Day

    The Police Forces fighting terrorists and Maoists need our moral support for they are contributing their best to the Nation. This was stated by honourable vice president Venkaiah Naidu at the Valour Day function of CRPF in New Delhi. He said that the CRPF is indeed a glorious Force having a rich tradition of valour, courage and professionalism. Naidu added that peace is paramount to us.