Free Press Journal
  • Foundation stone laid for Deoghar Airport

    Deoghar Airport in Jharkhand is getting developed to provide better services to the air passengers of the region. The foundation stone of the development of Deoghar Airport was laid by the Prime Minister through a video link from an event in Sindri, Jharkhand. The foundation stone laying ceremony took place in the presence of Droupadi Murmu, Governor of Jharkhand; Raghubar Das, Chief Minister, Jharkhand, RK Singh, Union Minister for Power and New

  • ‘Hero’ Malian who saved child is offered French citizenship

    Paris : A Malian migrant who saved a four-year-old child hanging from a fourth-floor Paris balcony after scaling the building with his bare hands was honoured by French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday and offered citizenship.

  • Real celebrates Champions League title

    Madrid : Real Madrid’s players celebrated their 13th UEFA Champions League title with thousands of their fans at Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium, after the Spanish football club crushed Liverpool 3-1 in the Champions League final in Kiev.

  • Indian shooters draw a blank in ISSF World Cup

    New Delhi : Indian shooters returned empty-handed from  ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol stage at Munich with the country’s mixed team pairs failing to qualify for the final of the 10m air rifle mixed event on Monday.

  • Final year college students to get smartphones

    Raipur : Chief Minister Raman Singh said in the review meeting of Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana (SKY) that regular final year students of college will be included in the first phase of this scheme and they will also be provided free smartphones. Singh directed officials to observe ‘mobile-tihaar’ in the entire state in mid-July 2018. Officials said in the meeting that final year students of the current session were not included in

  • Ivanka’s photo with son sparks backlash  over migrant children

    Washington : Ivanka Trump is facing an online backlash for tweeting a “tone deaf” photo of herself cuddling her son as outrage grows over a federal government policy to separate the children of undocumented migrants from their parents, reports AFP.

  • Bush hospitalised with low blood pressure

    Washington : Former US President George H.W. Bush was hospitalised to be treated for low blood pressure and fatigue, a family spokesman said.

  • Police investigate death threats against Liverpool goalie Karius

    London : Police in Liverpool said they are investigating as a matter of urgency several death threats against goalkeeper Loris Karius following Real Madrid’s stunning 3-1 win in the Champion’s League final in Kiev.

  • Mumbai-based blogger Shilpi Bose wins Mrs India Asia Pacific 1st Runners-up title

    For Shilpi Bose winning Mrs India Asia Pacific 2018 Title was a cherry on top. She also won the Mrs India Fashion Icon Title 2018. The National pageant was held in mid-May at Cidade-de-Goa with the other state winners from all over the country. It is a feather added to her crown, a pit stop in her journey that began as a writer to Digital Marketing to an uprising Fashion Luxury Blogger

  • ‘We aren’t the best nor the favourites’

    Buenos Aires : Argentina captain Lionel Messi has urged his compatriots to be realistic in their World Cup expectations, warning that other teams heading to Russia are better.

  • Naya Raipur bags Best Smart City Initiative award

    Raipur : Naya Raipur has been awarded ‘Best Smart City Initiative’ Award for its innovative Smart City Project at the 4th Smart Cities India 2018 Expo, New Delhi. Organised jointly by India Trade Promotion Organisation, NASSCOM’s Center of Excellence for the Internet of Things (CoE-IoT), andExhibition India  Group, the 4th Smart Cities India 2018 expo received over 300 exhibitors from India and outside India. Innovative products and services for smart cities were

  • US declares emergency ahead of storm Alberto

    Washington : The US states of Alabama, Florida and Mississippi have declared an emergency ahead of subtropical storm Alberto expected to make landfall on Monday, authorities said.  The storm continued churning north through the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday and is scheduled to make landfall on the Florida Panhandle early Monday morning, reports CNN.

  • CM performs ‘bhoomipujan’ of development works

     Raipur : The chief minister toured development block headquarters Pandaria on Sunday and addressed a public meeting. He laid foundation stones and performed ‘bhoomipujan’ of 242 development works worth Rs 115.53 crore at Kabirdham district and Pandaria region. The minister dedicated 200 works worth Rs 31.13 crore and laid foundation stones and performed ‘bhoomi-pujan’ of 42 works worth Rs  84.40 crore. He distributed relief materials worth Rs 42.70 crore to about 42,000

  • Issuing bill on sale of goods worth Rs 200 is mandatory

    Raipur : As per the information received from Commercial Tax (State-Tax) Department, it is compulsory for traders and shopkeepers to issue bills as per the rules on sale of goods worth Rs 200, under Goods and Services Tax Act (GST) 2017. Department Officials informed on Saturday that customer can file complaint at Commissioner State Tax Office if this provision is violated. Toll-free number for this is 1800-233-5382. Customers can also file their