Free Press Journal
  • Why won’t you apologize?- Review

    Title: Why won’t you apologize? Author: Harriet Lerner Publisher: Duckworth Overlook Pages: 195; Price: Rs 499 Apologising is an art. If done right, it can lead to a peaceful life. If otherwise, it can lead to a lifetime of uncomfortable silences with those who once were an important part of life. In a fast-paced life,…

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  • Mumbai: Actress Anjali Shrivastav found dead in Andheri apartment

    Mumbai: Anjali Srivastava (29), an actor, allegedly committed suicide at her rented apartment in Andheri suburb of Mumbai, police said. Srivastava, who recently acted in a Bhojpuri film, was found hanging from a ceiling fan at her flat in Parimal Society in Andheri this afternoon, said deputy commissioner of police Rashmi Karandikar. Her relatives got…

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  • Macron’s party wins majority in parliamentary polls

    Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron’s centrist party scored a decisive victory after the second round of parliamentary elections, the Interior Ministry announced. With 97 per cent of the votes counted by Sunday night, Macron’s La Republique En Marche (LREM) party won 300 seats in the 577 National Assembly. Its political ally, the Mouvement Democrate (MoDem)…

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  • NEET 2017 results: SC orders NEET results to be declared, asks CBSE to declare results in 2 weeks

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) to proceed with the declaration of NEET (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test) 2017 results and begin the admission process for the MBBS and BDS courses. The CBSE will now declare by June 26 the result of the exam conducted for admission…

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  • Breaking the tradition: Meet Bollywood’s unconventional couples

    Gone are the days when king of romance Shah Rukh Khan used to spread his arms for bubbly Kajol in every other film, when angry young man Amitabh Bachchan cuddled sensuous Rekha in the middle of lush garden… But now in the age of social media when nothing stays new for more than few minutes,…

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  • Tiny tunes: Birds sing short songs due to traffic noise

    Birds sing differently in response to traffic noise, which potentially affects their ability to attract mates and defend their territory, according to research published in Bioacoustics. The study found that a species of North American flycatcher sings shorter songs at a lower range of frequencies in response to traffic noise levels. The researchers suggest traffic…

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  • The Peacock Feather: Review

    Name of the book: The Peacock Feather Authors: Sunil Kapoor and Sudhir Kapoor Publisher: Rupa Publications India Pvt. Ltd 2017 ISBN 978-81-291-4459-1 Genre: Fiction Also available as an e-book Price: Rs. 395 Pages: 195 “I wanted a perfect ending. Now I’ve learned, the hard way, that some poems don’t rhyme, and some stories don’t have…

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  • Walking down their dark lane

    Depression has become the buzzword of our lifestyle, all thanks to our hectic and busy working patterns which throngs and heaps up our lives with stress and anxiety. How depression has increased its deadly spectrum is no longer unknown, people of all age groups suffer from depression and stress. The biggest misconception about depression is…

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  • Better Than Before- Review

    BETTER THAN BEFORE GRETCHEN RUBIN Hatchette India : Jan 2017 Rs.399 : Pp 304 The tendency to classify human beings according to perceived attributes probably goes back to the zodiac signs. Straitjacketed into twelve categories human life is said to be guided by grouping of stars out there – and you wonder how, or why….

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  • For Arjun, journey is more important than achieving success

    Actor Arjun Bijlani, who is currently seen opposite Drashti Dhami in Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil, likes to maintain a close relationship with his fans. No wonder, he’s extremely popular online and his fans worship him. Also Read : ‘Pehchaan Kaun’ asked Arjun Bijlani He recently crossed one million followers on photo sharing app Instagram. Sharing…

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  • Aanushka Ramesh is not the saas-bahu type

    Actress Aanushka Ramesh, who is set to foray into Bollywood with upcoming Sci-Fi film Mangal Ho, is open to doing a TV show. “Be it TV or films, I love any kind of drama! But on a serious note, I’ve never seen myself as the saas-bahu type of character. I am more western to play…

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  • Ujjain: Gamblers, stray dogs, cows populate Jawahar Bal Udyan

    BHOPAL : The gate of the Jawahar Bal Udyan at Link Road Number 2 looks any other park. But enter inside and instead of kids playing and adults relaxing in the Sun, one find young boys playing cards and gambling. People living opposite the park avoid visiting the place and do not let their children…

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