Free Press Journal
  • Shooting: Narang, Jitu fail to make cut for Asiad

    Mumbai : The seasoned Gagan Narang, Jitu Rai and young Mehuli Ghosh failed to make the Indian shooting squad for the upcoming Asian Games, even as a few unheralded faces were picked for the quadrennial extravaganza, starting August 18 in Indonesia.

  • Fortis extends deadline of bids to July 3

    New Delhi : Cash-strapped Fortis Healthcare, which is currently in the process to find a new investor, on Friday extended the date for submission of binding bids yet again to July 3.

  • India’s Lahiri makes a strong start

    Potomac (US) : Anirban Lahiri opened with a solid 3-under 67 settling for a tied 10th place after the first round at the Quicken Loans National Championship, here on Friday.

  • Congress collects Rs 20 lakh for man’s dream betrayed by Modi

    New Delhi : Congress President Rahul Gandhi early this month set up a crowd-funding campaign to fulfill the dream of Muktikant Biswal, an idol-maker from Odisha’s Rourkela, who walked 1600 km to remind Prime Minister Modi on his promise to upgrade the Ispat general hospital into a super-speciality hospital during his visit to the city.

  • 2 arrested for running fake Aadhaar card racket

    NEW DELHI: Two men were arrested for allegedly running a fake Aadhaar card racket in north Delhi’s Shastri Nagar area, a police officer said on Friday.

  • Timelines sought for judicial appointments: Hearing on Monday

     New Delhi : Chief Justice Dipak Misra will hear on Monday a writ petition filed by the Madras Bar Association (MBA) for strict timelines implemented at every stage of the process of judicial appointments.

  • Jharkhand HC extends Lalu’s provisional bail

     Ranchi : The Jharkhand High Court on Friday extended, by six more weeks, the provisional bail of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, who has been convicted in four fodder scam cases since 2013 and is serving a 14 year sentence in the latest case.