Free Press Journal
  • Aditi’s destination should be LPGA, says coach Leadbetter

    Pune : World renowned golf coach David Leadbetter on Friday advised Indian teen sensation Aditi Ashok to try and gain full access to the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour, through which she can become a “beacon” in Indian womens golf.

  • Ruchita wins gold at Asian shooting

    Tehran : Indias Ruchita Vinerkar claimed bronze in the womens 10m Air Pistol, the last event of the 9th Asian Championship 10m (Rifle/Pistol) which concluded here on Thursday.

  • Vani clinches women’s title

    Noida: Star golfer Vani Kapoor carded one over 73 in the final round to win the 17th and final leg of the Hero womens Professional Golf Tour at the Noida Golf Course here on Friday.

  • etc-exercise

    Exercising in teen year cuts risk of early death in women

    Washington DC : A new research has suggested that women who exercise in their teenage years have a lower risk of death from cancer and other health isuues in their middle and older ages. Lead author Sarah J. Nechuta and colleagues used data from the Shanghai Women’s Health Study from Shanghai, China, and the study included detailed information on participants reported at baseline recruitment, including self-reported exercise participation between the ages of 13

  • Breast Cancer

    Breast cancer screening curbs death risk by 40 percent

    London: For women aged 50-69, mammography screenings reduce their risk of dying from breast cancer by 40 percent compared to those who are not screened, says a study.  “This important analysis will hopefully reassure women around the world that breast screening with mammography saves lives,” said professor Stephen Duffy of Queen Mary University of London.

  • Australia, Cricket, Womens

    Australia women clean-sweep T20 series against Windies

    Melbourne:  Australia’s women cricket team, also known as the Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars, defeated the West Indies by eight wickets in the fourth and final Twenty20 International at Stadium Australia here Sunday, giving them a 4-0 series clean-sweep.