Free Press Journal
  • Sing a smile

    BENITA FERNANDO talks to a selfless group, called Sing A Smile, which devote their Sundays singing and entertaining inmates of old age homes, orphanages, rehabilitation centres.

  • Mumbai Archbishop Oswald in Pope’s advisory team!

    New Delhi : Mumbai Archbishop Cardinal Oswald Gracias, 68, is among eight from around the world appointed on Saturday by Pope Francis in an advisory council to look into ways to reform the Vatican bureaucracy, a Vatican announcement said.

  • Report on vetting speculative: CBI

    New Delhi: The CBI on Saturday termed as “speculative” reports about alleged political interference in the agency’s probe into the coal blocks allocation scam.

  • Gold prices suffer biggest ever loss on global cues

    New Delhi: Crash-like conditions developed on the bullion market today as gold prices recorded the biggest ever fall of Rs 1,250 per ten gram to hit one-year low on frantic selling by stockists amid a steep fall in overseas markets.

  • Sonia hears Pawar’s call for early poll

    New Delhi : NCP leader and Union minister Sharad Pawar’s observations about early polls and a vulnerable UPA are likely to have their repercussions in the next few days.


    New Delhi : On the first day of its two-day crucial national council meeting, the Janata Dal (U) has sent out mixed signals to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as it postures for the 2014 elections.

  • Coalgate report vetted? Oppn turns the heat on Cong

    New Delhi : The coal scam resurfaced today following reports of alleged government interference in CBI investigations with the BJP demanding an SIT probe into it but the Congress firmly rejected the charge and also ruled out the resignation of Law Minister Ashwani Kumar.

  • Three to tango

    Mumbai register their third consecutive win to top table

  • Chennai win Royal Challenge

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by four wickets in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the M A Chidambaram Stadium here on Saturday. Super Kings chased down the target of 166 runs in a thrilling fashion with a ball to spare after Ravindra Jadeja remained unbeaten on 38.

  • Life is giving me more

    Anil Kapoor in conversation with Lipika Varma about his career On making his character in ‘Shootout at Wadala’ look real.

  • A shot with Mr Perfectionist

    They say no one is born with a golden spoon in their mouth, but this desi lad surely has entered Bollywood with golden opportunities and sheer luck. Sushant Singh Rajput played Manav Deshmukh in ‘Pavitra Rishta’ on the small screen and won a million hearts. Later, he got a dream debut in Bollywood with Abhishek Kapoor’s ‘Kai Po Che’, an adaptation of Chetan Bhagat’s ‘The 3 Mistakes of My Life’.

  • Jundal claims ‘torture’ with electric shocks

    Mumbai : Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal, suspected terrorist of the banned Lashker-e-Taiba(LeT), 26/11 mastermind and prime accused in a conspiracy case related to attack on the Maharashtra Police Academy, has complained to a local court that he was tortured with electric shocks by the police. However, the prosecution has denied the allegation levelled by him.

  • Not a great start

    Just one Rs 100 crore movie in Bollywood in the first three months The first quarter of 2013 has not been superb for Bollywood. We have had 30 top films releasing in this period out of which only one movie has reached the Rs 100 crore bracket and that is the Saif Ali Khan-John Abraham starrer ‘Race 2’. Most others were dreadful flops.

  • Kolkata seek revival against Hyderabad

    Kolkata: Back home after two successive away defeats, Kolkata Knight Riders will be hoping to revive their fortunes when they take on a consistent yet sloppy Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Pepsi IPL 6 match here today. The defending champions began their campaign on a winning note against Delhi Daredevils but failed to sustain the momentum against Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore. In their last match against the Bangalore outfit, they were

  • Salgaocar extend winning run

    Panaji: Salgaocar extended their seven-match unbeaten run by handing out a 9-0 defeat to United Sikkim in their I-League match at Tilak Maidan Stadium, Vasco.