Free Press Journal
  • Shikhar Dhawan,Smriti Mandhana nominated for Arjuna Award

    Kolkata: India men’s and women’s team openers Shikhar Dhawan and Smriti Mandhana have been nominated by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for the prestigious Arjuna award, BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhury said on Wednesday.

  • IPL 2018 Match 24 RCB vs CSK: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will renew their intense rivalry after two years when they face-off in the Indian Premier League on Wednesday at Bengaluru. With CSK not playing in the previous two seasons, fans on either side were robbed of IPL’s most celebrated rivalry. Though Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led CSK lead RCB 13-7 in the overall head-to-head record, both teams have won three games each out of the seven played at the high-scoring

  • Major fire breaks out in Laxmi Niwas building in Thane

    Maharashtra: Fire breaks out in a house in Laxmi Niwas Building, Naupada in Thane. One fire tender, 1 rescue vehicle on the spot. Fire fighting operation is in progress.

  • Mumbai DP 2034

    Mumbai DP 2034 receives government’s nod: Highlights and Impact Assessment

    The Government’s approval on the long-pending Mumbai DP 2034 is a welcome move. The DP is likely to spur real estate activity in the city and also pave the way for the development of much-needed affordable houses in Maximum City. Let’s look at the major highlights and likely impacts of this Development Plan:

  • CBI cracks Kotkhai rape case

    New Delhi: The CBI has cracked the nine-month old rape and murder case of a teenaged girl in Kotkhai area of Shimla, arresting a 25-year old Himachal resident whose DNA sample matched with the genetic material found at the crime scene, officials said here today.

  • Sonam Kapoor, Anand Ahuja, Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja wedding, Sonam and Anand wedding details, Sonam leaving bollywood, Sonam Kapoor's after marriage plans, Sonam Kapoor upcoming movies,

    Everybody will hear everything in all good time: Sonam Kapoor on marriage with Anand Ahuja

    Mumbai: Sonam Kapoor today evaded query on her impending marriage rumours with beau Anand Ahuja saying people will get to know about her wedding plans when the right time comes.  There have been reports that Sonam is set to tie the knot with Anand early next month.  “Everybody will hear everything in all good time. We are here to talk about ‘Veere Di Wedding’ I don’t want to say much I have

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    Wipro Q4 net falls over 20% to Rs 1,800 cr

    New Delhi: Wipro today posted over 20 per cent decline in its consolidated profit to Rs 1,800.8 crore for the March quarter, 2017-18.

  • Improper to dub Asaram as rapist: Ex-cop D.G. Vanzara

    Ahmedabad: Former Gujarat top cop D.G. Vanzara came out in defence of Asaram Bapu after the self-styled godman was convicted and handed a life term in jail in a 2013 rape case of a minor by a Jodhpur court in Rajasthan on Wednesday. The former Deputy Inspector-General of Gujarat, who was allegedly involved in fake encounter cases, stated that it was improper to dub Asaram a “rapist”.

  • It’s okay to fight for it: Deepika Padukone on pay gap

    New York: Deepika Padukone, one of the highest paid actors in the Indian film industry, says women must not shy away from demanding and even fighting for the pay they think they deserve.

  • World Malaria Day 2018: 10 preventive measures that must be followed to avoid Malaria

    2016 saw around 216 million cases of Malaria in 91 countries. The same year there were 445 000 deaths due to malaria, says the WHO reports. The disease can be fatal if not taken proper measures. It’s important to spread awareness about the disease and thus 25th of April is observed as World Malaria Day 2018. The theme for this year is ‘Ready to beat malaria’. Research and

  • Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar

    In pictures: Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar’s return gift to guests is unique

    The wedding of Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar was a surprise for fans as only few people were aware about the wedding. Now the couple are married and just like newly wed they are sharing the best click from the wedding. Milind and his wife Ankita gave a beautiful gift to every person who visited the wedding by planting a tree. Milind also shared the picture of plantation where he captioned the

  • Asaram rape case: Self-styled godman found guilty of raping teenager in 2013, awarded life term

    Jodhpur: A Jodhpur court today awarded life sentence to self-styled godman Asaram after holding him guilty of raping a teenage girl in his ashram five years ago, the second case of a powerful spiritual leader being convicted of a sexual offence in less than a year after Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim last August. Special judge Madhusudan Sharma’s verdict, which comes as the debate over sexual violence, particularly the rape