Free Press Journal
  • Low visibility disrupts train services in Delhi

    New Delhi: Railway services have been affected as dense fog prevails in the national capital region (NCR). Eighteen trains were cancelled, seven were rescheduled and 37 arrived late, due to low visibility here, on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Air Quality Index readings from the city’s Lodhi Road area showed PM 2.5 at 211 and PM 10 at 213, both under ‘Poor’ category.  Several parts of North India, including Delhi and the adjoining National Capital

  • Mumbai: Train services on Central line affected after train runs over cattle near Vangani station

    Mumbai: The local train services on the Central line were affected during morning peak hours after a mail express train ran over cattle on the tracks near Vangani station on the central line. The cattle was entangled in the engine of the train which affected the services between Badlapur and Karjat station. On Thursday, cattle seated near the railway tracks was run over by Indrayani express train and got entangled with the

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    Mumbai: BMC’s demolition drive along Tansa pipeline in full swing

    Mumbai: People affected by the demolition drive of BMC along the Tansa pipeline had approached the HC, requesting a stay on the drive. The court had given some relief until December 7 to the residents, but work is on. While some shopkeepers are on the street selling goods right in front of their demolished hutments, there are some who are packing up their goods and moving. This demolition drive by BMC is as

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    At least 1,000 star hotels in Maharashtra hit by liquor ban

    Mumbai: The liquor ban on highways has affected at least 1,000 star hotels in Maharashtra including the VIP lounge at the domestic airport here, an official of Indian Hotel And Restaurant Association (AHAR) said on Sunday.

  • Indore: LIC to clear claims on priority

    Indore: LIC announced easing of claim settlement process for people affected by the Indore-Patna Express train derailment, which has left around 150 passengers dead. LIC said it has reduced the documentation for claim applications for the train accident victims. As per LIC officials, “Indore branch is coordinating with the railway department to create an accurate list of the deceased and contact their family members. The first nominated person Dudhnath Sharma received his claim

  • Bhopal: Water supply may be hit in some areas today, tomorrow

    BHOPAL: The water supply in several areas across the city would be affected on November 23 and November 24, following necessary repairing work in feederman of Kolar project. The feeder main number 1 of the project at MP Nagar would be repaired and its PSP pipe lines would be replaced by MS pipes. The water supply on Nov 23, evening and Nov 24, morning would be affected. Water supply would be affected

  • Bhopal: Water supply to be hit in many parts of city today

    BHOPAL: The water supply will be affected in various areas across the city on Thursday, following repairing work in leakage in main gravity pipeline of Narmada water supply project. The affected areas include Jehangirabad Colony, Badwali Masjid, Kumhar Mohalla, Afzalpura, Mominpura, Navin Nagar, Chandbarh, Ekta Nagar, Abhiruchi Parisar, Padamnabhan Nagar, Ashok Vihar, Ashoka Garden, Surendra Palace, Narayan Nagar, RRL, Barkatullah University, Century Apartment, Saket Nagar, Arvind Vihar, Baghmughalia, Laharpura, Shakti Nagar, Alkapuri,

  • Aamir Khan travels to Bhutan to advocate against malnutrition

    Thimphu: Actor Aamir Khan, who is a Unicef Regional Goodwill Ambassador, took time out from his schedule to meet children affected by malnutrition here and to witness how the organisation is working to address stunting across the country.

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    US Presidential election stressing out Americans, says study

    Washington: The 2016 US Presidential election is a significant source of stress for over half the Americans, with those using social media more likely to be affected, according to a new survey ahead of one of the most adversarial contests in recent history. Daily coverage of US presidential election dominates every form of mass media.

  • Karunanidhi to lead DMK protest on Jan 5

    Chennai: Slamming the ruling AIADMK over the handling of the recent deluge that affected Chennai and other districts, DMK president M Karunanidhi will lead a ‘massive’ protest here on January 5 next year.