Free Press Journal
  • Gold

    Akshaya Tritiya: Investment in ‘rock’ or ‘paper’, which is a better option?

    With Akshaya Tritiya comes a reason to buy gold, and we Indians consider it auspicious to buy the yellow metal on the day. Long queues can be seen outside jewellery shops. This year will probably see a change in the trend with paper gold hitting the market and government’s effort to publicise paper gold instead of the usual physical gold.

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    Why it is important to stop brooding

    DR SHRIRANG BAKHLE tells us how to stop thinking repeatedly about a negative incident, and move on in life

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    They can’t see but they can ‘read’

    “You survive only if you read,” says Prathmesh Bendre, an alumnus of Xavier’s College, a stage poetry performer, songwriter, musician and law aspirant. “I have been holding my poetry event called Khwaabon Ki Dastan (the story of our dreams) for the last seven years. In these events, I recite my poems touching upon various aspects of life, from love and romance to social challenges like poverty. I am a poet and love

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    How going digital has changed the Indian healthcare system

    Digital transformation in Indian healthcare system is acquiring significant space due to easy accessibility, efficiency and affordability to tackle the treatment mayhem faced by patients, reports TAPAPRIYA LAHIRI

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    Birthday Special: Why William Shakespeare remains relevant

    April 23 commemorates William Shakespeare’s birth and death anniversary. This year’s anniversary, Preeja Aravind looks at what makes Shakespeare such a beloved to Indians as an audience, as well as screen writers. Is it the drama or the language?

  • Vijay Mallya

    Vijay Mallya and his love of ‘wives’: 3 women you should know about!

    There was a time when Vijay Mallya was the ‘King of good times’, he was the living avatar of the adage ‘Work hard, party harder’. But the cruel twist of fate in his life has converted him to the ‘Monarch of loan defaulters’. And that brought him a non-bailable warrant in the Rs 720-crore IDBI bank loan default case. Mallya’s airlines owes about Rs 9,000 crore to various banks and this was the reason

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    Why ego is an impediment to happiness

    Living in the present moment is the genuine expression of joy and happiness and this is nothing but achieving enlightenment, writes Ravi Valluri

  • Smita Jayakar

    What is transformation?

    The literal meaning of transformation is change. But it is not as simple as changing a house or a car. It is an internal process. It is also very different from reformation. In reformation there is a chance of going back to the earlier state. Transformation is permanent and irreversible. As a child we all play with toys, but when we grow up, we outgrow that stage permanently. This is transformation.