Free Press Journal
  • Uddhav Thackeray

    Civic elections: Campaigning peaks, Mumbai is up for grabs

    Mumbai : The richest municipal corporation in the country with a budget of Rs 37,000 crore (2016-17 figures) will go to polls on Monday, February 21, as campaigning comes to an end on Sunday.

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    Now it’s Net, set and go on BEST buses

    Mumbai : Soon, you can browse the Net while travelling in BEST buses even if you don’t have internet facility on your mobile. The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport has mooted the idea of Wi-Fi services for commuters in buses and bus stations in the city. This new facility was proposed during a meeting held on Thursday, though committee members are yet to give a final nod. The plan is to install

  • Akhilesh Yadav

    BJP-ruled states have worst law and order: Akhilesh Yadav

    Banda: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday trained his guns at Prime Minister Narendra Modi while alleging that the states where Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government is in power have the worst law and order situation.

  • DMK working president M K Stalin arrives along with his party MLAs at the Tamil Nadu Secretariat in Chennai on Saturday. PTI Photo by R Senthil Kumar(PTI2_18_2017_000039B)

    Tamil Nadu: Chaos reigns in assembly, DMK members evicted

    Chennai: Pandemonium reigned in the Tamil Nadu assembly on Saturday as Speaker P. Dhanapal was heckled by the opposition DMK members, after Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami proposed a confidence motion. The Speaker adjourned the House till 3 p.m.

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    Mumbai: Mobile app to help women commuters in distress!

    Mumbai: The Railway Protection Force (RPF) in Mumbai Central, a unit of Western Railway has launched a new mobile application called ‘Eyewatch women’ for the security of women commuters on the Western line. This application has been launched for women commuters travelling on the route between Churchgate and Borivali stations.

  • PTI Photo by Mitesh Bhuvad

    It’s important one grows a thick skin fast: RBI Governor

    New Delhi: Unfazed by criticism of the way the note ban was handled, RBI Governor Urjit Patel on Friday said the central bank has grown a thick skin fast doing its job and stressed that the economy will make a “sharp V” recovery after a short drop. Patel, who took over the reins of the RBI just two months before the note ban, said remonetisation has been done at a “very quick” pace and the