Free Press Journal
  • Nirav Modi

    PNB scam: How Nirav Modi and Ami became the ‘It’ couple

    As the dust is still settling down on the alleged scam of Rs 11,400 crore perpetrated by diamond merchant and jeweller Nirav Modi, the lifestyle of his family is now under the scanner. How Modi and his wife Ami Modi became the high profile socialites is now talk of the town and how Nirav Modi amassed this huge wealth is also raising questions.

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    Mumbai: PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 4th container terminal at JNPT

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the fourth container terminal at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) in Mumbai tomorrow. The JNPT’s Fourth Container Terminal (FCT)’s Phase I has is expected to boost container trade and logistics in a big way. It has been completed in a record time at a cost of Rs. 4,719 crore.

  • Mumbai, Bombay high court, state government, Maharashtra state government, pedestrians' convenience, streets of Mumbai,

    Bombay High Court says to state government, it’s time to focus on pedestrians’ convenience

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Friday batted for the safety and security of pedestrians and said it is time to focus on the convenience of pedestrians and their free movement on the streets of Mumbai. The HC has also asked the Union government to clarify its stand on making ‘parking proof’ mandatory for potential customers at the time of purchase of a vehicle.

  • Mumbai, Women protest, Muslim women protest against Triple Talaq Bill, Triple Talaq Bill, Triple Talaq verdict, Islam, Muslim

    Mumbai: Women stage protest to withdraw triple talaq bill

    Mumbai: Muslim women in Mumbai took out a silent morcha on Thursday evening demanding withdrawal of the Triple Talaaq Bill which criminalises the practice of talaq-e-biddat wherein Muslim men divorce their wives by uttering the word ‘talaq’ thrice. Holding placards with words that conveyed their sentiment, the women contingent also submitted a memorandum to the police in which they sought intervention from the Governor of Maharashtra.

  • PNB scam, CBI, CBI investigation, PNB's retired official, Punjab National Bank, Nirav Modi, Gokulnath Shetty, Malad, Mumbai

    PNB Scam: CBI conducts search operations at retired PNB official’s house in Mumbai

    Mumbai: A team of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) reached residence of former deputy manager of Punjab National Bank (PNB) Gokulnath Shetty on Friday in Malad (west) where they remained for nearly four hours. Shetty, who retired as deputy manager at Mumbai’s Brady House on May 31, 2017, is accused of helping diamond czar Nirav Modi, his brother Nishal Modi and their partner Mehul Choksi in swindling money which incurred loss of

  • Mumbai: No new engineering or technical colleges to open this year

    Mumbai: Students having completed Class 12 may have less scope as no new Engineering and Technical institutes will be opened in this academic year. There are large number of vacant seats in existing colleges due to which the state has not allowed any new institutes to be established.

  • Mumbai: Metro Man Dr E Sreedharan lauds Metro-III project

    Mumbai: Dr. E. Sreedharan, known as the ‘Metro-man of India’, commended Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) on the progress of Mumbai’s first underground Metro line III (Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ). Dr. Sreedharan inspected the construction work of the metro line III project at Marol Naka and Pali Naka.