Free Press Journal
  • HPPL’s PAT up  in  Q1-2018

    For the first quarter ended March 31, 2018, HuhtamakiPPL Ltd. (HPPL), reported a total income of Rs 55,728 lakh as against Rs 56,769 lakh for the corresponding period in the previous year. The company’s profit from operations before tax for the period increased by 11.71 per cent to Rs 3,273 lakh (Rs 2,930 lakh in Q1-2017).  The Profit after Tax for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 stood at Rs 1,780

  • Pliskova stuns top seed Halep in Madrid Open quarter-finals

    Madrid : Czech sixth seed Karolina Pliskova on Thursday stunned world No.1 Simona Halep 6-4, 6-3 in the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open, halting the Romanian’s winning streak in the tournament at 15 matches.

  • Kolpak is a big challenge for South Africa: De Kock

    Mumbai : South African wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock on Thursday expressed concerns about Kolpak and termed it as a big challenge for his country.

  • Kane fires Spurs into Champions League

    London : Harry Kane fired Tottenham Hotspur into next season’s Champions League as Chelsea faltered in a 1-1 draw at home to Huddersfield that secured survival for the Terriers.

  • India will remain steadfast partner of Nepal, says PM

     New Delhi : On the eve of his two-day visit to Nepal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India would remain a steadfast partner of the Himalayan nation in its quest for growth and development.

  • SC reserves judgement on pleas challenging Aadhaar

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of Aadhaar and its enabling 2016 law.

  • EC pushing ahead for simultaneous polls

     New Delhi : Just a day after ruling BJP President Amit Shah went on record ruling out early Lok Sabha elections for lack of political consensus for simultaneous polls, the Election Commission is pushing ahead with Prime Minister Modi’s idea of holding both Lok Sabha and Assembly elections together.

  • Arrested by ACB, Kejri’s kin faints in court

    New Delhi : Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s relative Vinay Bansal, arrested in connection with an alleged scam in the Public Works Department (PWD), was on Thursday remanded in one-day judicial custody by a Delhi court which refused the Anti-Corruption Branch’s plea seeking three-day police custody after he fainted before it.