Free Press Journal
  • Shivinder moves NCLT against brother Malvinder, ex-Religare chief Godhwani

    New Delhi : Former Fortis Healthcare promoter Shivinder Singh said on Tuesday he has moved the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) against elder brother Malvinder and ex-Religare chief Sunil Godhwani, while dissociating from his brother as business partner.

  • UP: 18 more killed in rains

    LUCKNOW: Eighteen more people were killed in rain-related mishaps in Uttar Pradesh, a senior official said Tuesday, taking the death toll to 44 since Saturday night.

  • Bhagwat to address World Hindu Congress in Chicago

     Washington : RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat will be a keynote speaker at the World Hindu Congress, a gathering of Hindu leaders from across the globe in Chicago later this week, the organisers said.

  • NSE flags concern over cyberattacks on markets market

    Mumbai : The National Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday raised concern over potential for large-scale cyberattacks on financial market infrastructure and called for setting up the standards to bring about the change through talent empowerment and investment in innovation. Increasing global interconnectedness and complexity of systems make the risk of a large scale cyberattack even more pertinent and threaten the stability of financial markets, its managing director and chief executive officer, Vikram

  • Cong seeks probe into Bhima police documents with BJP

    New Delhi : The Congress on Tuesday demanded a probe into the police documents of the Bhima Koregaon case landing with the BJP even when the case is sub judice in court and the charge-sheet is not yet filed since the probe is still not complete.

  • Trying to have a bank since 2000: LIC tells HC

    NEW DELHI: The LIC of India told the Delhi High Court that it wanted to acquire 51 per cent stake in the IDBI as the insurance company was toying with having banking operations since 2000. LIC told Justice Vibhu Bakhru that it had in the past made several attempts to have bank of its own, but its endeavours had “failed” as “nothing fructified”. Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the LIC, also said

  • Govt wants rupee to stabilise on its own

    New Delhi : With the rupee hitting a fresh low, the government on Tuesday said the currency will stabilise on its own as there are no domestic factors contributing to this depreciation. The rupee hit a life low of Rs 71.57 to a US dollar earlier on Tuesday, making imports costlier and putting price pressures.

  • Asia to see 78% spike in meat eating by 2050: Report

    Singapore : Population growth and rising incomes across Asia will drive a 78 per cent increase in meat and seafood consumption by 2050, a new report released on Tuesday said.

  • Girl’s arrest on flight is fascism on display: Cong

    NEW DELHI : The Congress on Tuesday expressed shock over the Tamil Nadu BJP president getting a girl arrested for shouting the slogan of “down with this fascist BJP government” on a flight from Chennai to Tuticorin on Monday.

  • Ebix acquires Miles Software for $19 mn

    Mumbai : Ebix, a software provider for the financial sector, on Tuesday announced that it will be acquiring city-based Miles Software for $19 million.

  • ECR to hold Rapid Chess Challenge Championship

    East Central Railway will organise ‘East Central Railway Open Rapid Chess Challenge Championship’ on September 8 and 9 at Officers Club, Mahendru Ghat, Patna. The championship is registered with All India Chess Federation (AICF), which has total prize money of Rs 60,000.

  • India Retail Forum 2018

    In its 15th edition, India Retail Forum (IRF) 2018 presented by MAPIC and powered by Future Group, the premier knowledge and networking platform for India’s retail industry will be taking place on 5th and 6th September 2018 at Hotel Renaissance, Mumbai. India Retail Forum has evolved over the last 15 years into India’s most robust and influential platform for Retail business, with the ardent support of the industry. Mr. Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Union Minister

  • Ad Club salutes best brands with Marquees 2018

    The Advertising Club on Tuesday announced the winners of Marquees 2018 at a glittering award ceremony in Mumbai. The second edition of Marquees brought together thought leaders and industry stalwarts of the marketing world to announce the names of brands that either created a space for themselves in a cluttered market or managed to positively shift perception that led to behavioural changes. Marquees has created a niche for itself by celebrating excellence