Free Press Journal
  • Maharashtra, MPT, Mumbai Port trust, seven cartridges and one bombshell, Alibaug, Gateway of India

    Maharashtra: MPT recovers 7 cartridges, 1 bombshell in Alibaug

    Mumbai: The recovery of ‘seven cartridges and one bombshell’ while dredging the sea bed near Alibaug, hardly few nautical miles away from the Gateway of India last week alarmed Mumbai Port Trust (MPT).

  • Coastal Safety Patrol for tourists proposed in Maharashtra

    Mumbai: The Collector of Raigad district, adjoining Mumbai, has proposed formation of a Coastal Safety Patrol, on the lines of the Road Safety Patrol, to ensure safety of tourists in the area.

  • You may be a superstar, but have you bought Alibaug, MLC asks Shah Rukh

    Mumbai : A Maharashtra MLC lost his cool and heckled Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan for allegedly delaying his departure to the coastal town of Alibaug in neighbouring Raigad district. A video of the incident has gone viral on the social media. It has also been shown on TV channels.

  • After mishaps, Maharashtra to draft policy on safety for flying VIPs

    Mumbai: After the Nilanga (Latur) and Alibaug incidents in which Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’s chopper developed snags, the state government has directed the State Civil Aviation Department to draft a policy for helipad location and a Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) book for landing operations.

  • State govt stops CM’s travel by helicopter till the probe is over

    Mumbai : Following the near mishap involving Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ chopper on Friday at Alibaug, the civil aviation department of the state government has decided to suspend all VIP travel by helicopters. A probe is underway to find out how the CM’s chopper had taken off just as Fadnavis was about to board it.

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    2017 has 14 long weekends and here’s perfect getaway for each!

    If you always wanted to travel and explore the world around you but couldn’t, you don’t have to be disheartened, there’s never too late! With happiness and joy New Year always brings long weekends too. And admit it, the very first thing anyone does after getting the calendar is chalking out the weekends and plan upcoming trips. And the year 2017 is packed with good 14 long weekends including two nine-day long bonus holidays-one

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    13 students drown off Murud beach in Maharashtra

    Raigad (Maharashtra): At least 10 college students, including three girls, have drowned in the Arabian Sea at Murud Beach in Raigad district, around 150 km south of Mumbai, police said here on Monday.

  • Union Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurates the corporate office of Indian Port Rail Corporation at Mazgoan on Friday.

    Nitin Gadkari planning new ro-ro service from Ferry Wharf

    Mumbai : Union Minister for Shipping, Road and Highways Nitin Gadkari has plan of a new Ro-Ro ( Role on Role off ) service from ‘Bhaucha Dhakka’ ( Ferry Wharf ) to Navi Mumbai, Mandwa and Alibaug, that would be started very soon.