Free Press Journal
  • Emraan: Bold Idea!

    Emraan Hashmi has been able to carve a niche for himself and has a loyal fan base. Now that his next film ‘Mr. X’s’ first look has been revealed, everyone is raving about him being the first mainstream actor to have undergone such a transformation in his look for a film.

  • Left backs Nitish’s Bihar bandh call

    Patna : The Left parties – CPI and CPI(M)- on Saturday backed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s call for ‘Bihar bandh’ on March two, next to protest against the Centre for ignoring his demand for grant of special status to the state and appealed to people to make the bandh a success reports PTI.


    2 brothers drown in pond, father ends life in sorrow

  • Wedlock dreams: Cancer survivors fight stigma

    Ekta and Ajay had begun interacting with each other at a conference in Mumbai for cancer survivors in 2007.  Thereafter the two, who had successfully fought off the dreaded disease in childhood, were engaged in a common battle of looking for a life partner.

  • Long hours on smartphone claims woman’s eye!

    Beijing : A Chinese woman partially lost vision in her right eye because of her habit of peering at her smartphone in the dark for long durations, according to a report.

  • Bombay vignettes from a century-and-half ago

    This book touches upon all aspects of the city, both historical and contemporary, and provides a first-hand account of what it meant to live in this city during the first half of the 19th century.  (more…)

  • Amitabh: He’s a Complan boy!

    Amitabh Bachchan is the busiest person when it comes to endorsements. Recently he has bagged another golden deal. Earlier Shahid Kapoor and Ayesha Takia were the Complan kids in that famous ad campaign and now none other than our very own Amitabh Bachchan is the new face of the brand! Going with his image, the brand has even decided

  • To tell or not to tell…

    Pessimism all around

    Hi. I am 39 years old, married for last 10 years and working at a high post in a very reputable company. I think I am a person who thinks very negatively. People around me also tell me that. They say that the first thing I think about is what can go wrong and why we should not be doing something. I didn’t think it was

  • Future Point 23 feb to 1 march 2014

    Aries : Till now you have focused on your work and home and have seen glimpses of complex emotional issues emerge. You have tackled the professional front efficiently, but now you are eager to explore creative side of your personality.

  • Appreciation Banks at Schools

    Years after those days of oblivion, this lively 28-year old is the founder of The Imagination Factory, which is set to change the way we perceive report cards and daily handbooks. If you have been a student in an Indian schooling system, a remark in a handbook was always in red and always bad news. You would then resort to forging your parent’s signature and when the teacher found out, it generally

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    Iqbal on DD National at 4 PM.

  • Raising funds through works of art for her kidney ailment

    Mumbai : Rumi Ray was spotted as an artist by Pheroza Godrej of Cymroza Art Gallery, but she had no formal training in art then. Rumi was once a marketing executive and even a journalist. After getting the first break as an artist, she went on to hold exhibitions across India and Israel. While featuring Rumi’s recent exhibition at

  • Army remembers Major after 14 years, but forgets family

    Srinagar : It took 14 years for the Army to recognise the bravery of Major Pramod Purushottam, who was killed in the only ‘fidayeen’ attack on the Badamibagh cantonment here in 1999, as it unveiled his bust and paid floral tributes, reports PTI.

  • In Search of GIB

    The Great Indian Bustard was once in the race for the title of the national bird of India. Today it is fighting to stay alive. Uttara Gangopadhyay  has a  rare encounter with the birds at  Nannaj in Maharashtra.  (more…)

  • Richard Gere in Rajasthan!

    The 62 year old Pretty Woman star has reportedly joined the power-packed star cast of the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2. It is said that Gere apparently joined landed in Rajasthan a few days back and has been busy with his shoot.