Free Press Journal
  • Shiv Sena workers protest against Chindam in Airoli over Shivaji remark, disrupt traffic

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena activists on Sunday tried to disrupt vehicular movement in neighbouring Navi Mumbai in protest against Ahmednagar deputy mayor Shripad Chindam’s remarks against Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The protests were held on Airoli-Mulund bridge and at Diva Circle in Airoli at around 11 am.

  • Pune cheating case: Arrested builder D S Kulkarni hospitalised as blood pressure shoots up

    Pune: City-based developer D S Kulkarni, arrested on Saturday in a cheating case, was rushed to hospital in the wee hours on Sunday after he complained of uneasiness and lost his balance in a police lock-up, an officer said. Kulkarni (67), a high-profile builder popularly known as DSK, and his wife Hemanti were remanded in police custody until February 23 by a local court after they were arrested in Delhi in the early

  • Mumbai: Podar College to celebrate its platinum jubilee today

    Mumbai: S P Mandali’s R A Podar College of Commerce & Economics is celebrating their platinum jubilee today February 19). The iconic clock tower building in Matunga that houses R A Podar College of Commerce & Economics has accomplished 75 years of excellence in education.

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    Thane: MACT awards Rs 1.04 crore compensation to man hurt in road accident

    Thane: The Motor Accident Claims Tribunal has awarded a compensation of Rs 1.04 crore to a 38-year-old man who became disabled following a road accident in 2015.  MACT member KD Vadane in his recent order awarded the compensation to the claimant, Kiran alias Kirron Patil, a resident of Bhiwandi.

  • Farm loan waiver is out of CM Devendra Fadnavis’ reach, says NCP leader Dhananjay Munde

    Mumbai: Opposition leader Dhananjay Munde while criticising chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said, announcement and implementation of farmers loan waiver is very difficult task and it is beyond capacity of Fadnavis. Munde is on tour of North Maharashtra addressing Halla Bol rally. In Satana city of Nasik district people have installed digital hoarding stating ‘It was our mistake of voting to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in 2014’.

  • Bhayandar: Bollywood make-up artist arrested for running sex racket; 2 models rescued

    Bhayandar: Sleuths of the Bhayandar division of the Thane (rural) police rescued two aspiring models who were about to be pushed into flesh trade under the garb of promising roles in films. A 38-year-old female pimp who works as make-up artist in Bollywood was arrested immediately after she arrived with the models near a hotel on the Dhaavgi Road in Uttan late on Saturday night.