Free Press Journal
  • Karnataka Bank targets Rs 9k cr agri-loan this fiscal   

    New Delhi : Private sector lender Karnataka Bank is targeting to disburse about Rs 9,000 crore agriculture loan this fiscal, seeing potential opportunities in the sector. The bank said it is also in line with government’s vision to double farm sector income by 2022.


    NEW DELHI : Maharashtra’s farmers were the worst hit when the RBI in November 2016 stopped district cooperative banks from receiving deposits of banned notes just five days after demonetisation.

  • Woman poisoned family’s food to avenge humiliation

    Mumbai : Raigad police in Maharashtra arrested a 28-year-old housewife this evening for allegedly poisoning the food prepared for a family event which caused the death of five persons.

  • Indian contingent, part of UN peace mission, awarded

    New Delhi : The 7 Garhwal Rifles Infantry Battalion Group was awarded the United Nations Medal for “selfless service” in the peacekeeping mission in South Sudan, the Army said on Friday.

  • Deadlock between Kejriwal, bureaucrats broken: HC

     New Delhi : The Delhi High Court on Friday said there is no urgency in the pleas against the recent sit-in dharna by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and the alleged strike by IAS officers as the “deadlock” between them has been broken.

  • Set up CCTVs at bus stops for women safety, suggests report

    New Delhi: To ensure women’s safety in the national capital, their voice should figure in the transport planning process along with their participation in the transport work force while CCTVs should be installed in designated places such as bus stops, said a report.

  • 15-yr-old girl raped by ten people in UP

    Bulandshahr (UP): A minor girl was allegedly raped by 10 people in Chacheri village which comes under the jurisdiction of Jahangirabad police station here, police said on Friday.