Free Press Journal
  • Deepika’s feelers

    Deepika Padukone has been sending all kinds of feelers to Salman Khan to be cast in his next film ‘Kick’. Salman will be acting in the lead in the film which is now being directed by Sajid Nadiadwala after Shirish Kunder was given the boot. Allegedly, Kunder was asked to leave after Salman Khan expressed lack of willingness to work on the project because he was not happy with certain developments. Although

  • No time for papa!

    While one would have expected Boney Kapoor’s son, Arjun to make his Bollywood debut with papa’s film, that didn’t happen. Arjun debuted with YRF’s ‘Ishaqzaade’ and now has a three-film contract with the same banner.

  • Richa Chaddha to shoot for Ram Leela?

    The shooting for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Ram Leela’ has reportedly started here and ‘Gangs Of Wasseypur’ fame actress Richa Chaddha is likely to join the cast and crew soon.

  • Congress MP Darda’s name in Coal Scam

    Congress MP and media baron Vijay Darda and his minister brother are among directors of five coal companies named in FIR for making fraudulent claims in coal allocations.

  • Bebo says it’s Photoshop

    Kareena Kapoor was in a stupendous mood as she jet setted across the world, landing in Dubai to promote her film ‘Heroine’. And her candidness blew us away much more than the sea-plane in which she descended from where she was escorted to a yacht docked at the Jebel Ali Golf Resort and Spa.

  • Appilicious Ranbir

    Now you’ll see Ranbir Kapoor dancing to your tunes, anywhere and everywhere you want him to, thanks to ‘Barfi!’s’ promotional application on YouTube. However, the developers insist, that this is not just an application but the new promotion for ‘Barfi!’. Ranbir plays Murphy, a deaf and dumb lad, who is inspired by Charlie Chaplin. Priyanka Chopra and Ileana D’Cruz play his love interests. All you have to do is log on to

  • Hindus can’t claim majority status, says Tharoor

    New Delhi : No community, including Hindus, can claim majority status in India, as it is essentially a country of people with various beliefs, Congress leader and former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor said on Tuesday. (more…)

  • From reality to reel

    Reality based film are nothing new, but the intensity with which they are made these days is surely noteworthy. Case in point, ‘Zara Si Life’, a film based on Fiza Mohammad alias Anuradha Bali, ex-wife of Haryana’s former deputy chief minister Chander Mohan alias Chand Mohammad. Produced by Prakash Jhaveri and Pinky Shrivastava and directed by Ashok Jamuar, the film will see newcomer Mrinmai Kolwalkar play the lead role, while Harshit Saxena

  • No one like Juhi

    Juhi Chawla is back on the big screen, and how. The bubbly actress will be seen playing a powerful character in ‘Main Krishna Hoon’. Set to release in November, it marks the actress’ comeback after a long hiatus. Praising the star of her film, writer, screenplay and director Sachinder Sharma says, “Juhi is such a dedicated professional. I remember while shooting a sequence showcasing the flooded Gujarat, Juhi stunned all of us

  • Govt quota move diversionary ploy

    Back to the wall, Congress pushes contentious Constitution amendment Bill for reservation in promotion in government jobs.


    A US atomic scientists’ organisation says India’s nuclear weapon capability is short-legged for want of effective missiles as compared to  China and Pakistan

  • Metro slab collapses, one killed

    Mumbai :  A 15-metre section of an under-construction Metro rail bridge collapsed here on Tuesday, killing one and injuring 12. (more…)

  • Pay 1600 cr arrears to army officers: SC orders Centre

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Government to re-fix the pay scale of of army officers affected by the Fourth Pay Commission which would now entail a payout of Rs 1,600 crore to the exchequer.

  • Fast News

    Verma, wife sent to CBI custody

  • Mountain force to counter China spiked

    New Delhi : In a shocking development, the Prime Minister’s Office has scuttled a Defence Ministry move to raise a mountain strike corps of over 60,000 troops for deployment on border with China despite its approval last year by the Prime Minister-headed Cabinet Committee on Security.

  • Telangana top priority if voted to power: BJP

    Arun Jaitley blames ‘policy paralysis’ of the UPA Govt for its indecision on the separate state issue and accuses it of outsourcing its job on the decision to a panel headed by a former judge

  • Expensive gutka, pan masala not safe

    NEW DELHI :   Don”t think expensive pan masala or gutka is safe because the manufacturers have taken care to exclude any harmful material in them. Researchers were shocked to find Gambier, gambeer or gambir that is a cancer causing “kattha” substitute in 18 different high-end brands examined by the prestigious John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore in United States.

  • Uddhav wants work permit for migrants

    Mumbai: Unfazed by strident criticism of his cousin MNS leader Raj Thackeray over his anti-Bihari remarks, Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday sought a permit system to check influx of Bihari migrants into Mumbai. (more…)

  • CBI dictated my statement, says Aarushi case witness

    Ghaziabad : In a dramatic turn of events, a CBI witness and maid of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar told the special CBI court here on Tuesday that she was “forced” by the probe agency to give statements in the sensational Aarushi-Hemraj murder case.