Free Press Journal
  • Reality TV brings Mallkhamb back

    The evening is drawing to dusk, and dedicated walkers are slowly ambling off Shivaji Park towards home. But at one corner of the famed park, in a slightly rundown building titled Samarth Vyayam Mandir, several young children and some older ones are prancing about on the ground, and more are still pouring in.


    Thousands of professionals and students flee Bangalore, Pune, Hyderabad and Mumbai for the second day as SMS- induced rumours spread about impending violence.

  • Team Anna’s Gold Quest

    V Gangadhar speculates on how the now defunct Team Anna who have the Olympics on their mind. will solve Indias problems.

  • The Tiger Roars!

    The latest Salman Khan starrer directed by Kabir Khan, seems to be breaking all the previous records set by films like ‘3Idiots’as per trade pundits. Guess, the actors magic has worked again.

  • Sexual Identity and society

    AJITHA MENON says that the Pinki Pramanik case raises a lot of gender related questions which remain unanswered.

  • A British girl in the heart of Bihar

    Hazel Crowney got more than she bargained for when she took on the role of Ravi Kishans love interest in Aparna Hoshings ‘Jeena Hai Toh Thok Daal’, directed by Manish Vatsalya. However, that didn’t stop the actor from enjoying the film in the heartlands of Bihar.

  • Who was that lady?

    During the Olympic inaugural day, an unknown woman in the Indian contingent raised many questions.

  • Role

    Abhay Deol has no qualms in picking up films that others have rejected. The actor is nonchalant about his choice of films and says that if there are films that he has picked up which have been rejected by others, there are films that he has rejected and that have gone to other actors.

  • Cinematographer Ashok Mehta dies of lung cancer

    Cinematographer Ashok Mehta, known for his work in films like ‘Ijazat’, ‘Ram Lakhan’, ‘Khalnayak’, Saudagar’, and many more breathed his last on Wednesday afternoon at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital. The 65- yearold cinematographer was diagnosed with lung cancer in February.

  • From Kaka’s Diary

    Rajesh Khanna and Shakti Samanta were the signatory authorities for the Producers Combine Association for operating the accounts, and hence the duo had many differences of opinion

  • Romance Reloaded!

    The teaser promo of the muchawaited Yash Chopra film starring Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, and Anushka Sharma has been released along with ‘Ek Tha Tiger’. While the promo doesn’t divulge much about the film or its plot, it is likely to arouse curiousity.

  • Busting of spurious mawa smuggling gangs hinges on admn acumen

    FP NEWS SERVICE Ujjain : Spurious mawa ( suspected) smuggling gangs could be disclosed if the administration grabs the claimants of the spurious mawa consignment disposed of from a bus that ran from Unhel on August 1.

  • Meeting for video conferencing prep tomorrow

    A meeting regarding preparation of CMs video conferencing scheduled on August 28 will be held here on Wednesday. Divisional Commissioner AK Pandey will chair the meeting at 11 pm.

  • Vyas, Tiwari made consumer forum member

    Ujjain : Under Consumers’Protection Forum Act- 1986, State Government has made Vidya Vyas and Purshottam Tiwari as members of District Consumers’Complaint redressal Forum on the recommendation of committee.

  • Siri vs Google Search Android 4.1 Jellybean

    Siri is the state of the art, most powerful personal assistant we’ve known so far. However, we’ve seen various blows to Siri coming from various Android apps by individual developers and even Samsung itself stepping in with its S- Voice.

  • Old Hyderabad never sleeps for Eid shopping

    HYDERABAD (Mohammed Shafeeq) : During Ramadan, shopping for Eid in the walled quarter of Hyderabad does not end with the night. In fact, it picks up at night with the centuries-old markets doing business round-the-clock.