Free Press Journal
  • Suspended for asking Miss America to prom!

    New York : An 18-year-old high school student in the US state of Pennsylvania has been suspended after he asked Indian-origin Miss America Nina Davuluri to be his date on prom night when the beauty queen was visiting his school.

  • “I did not choose HIV. HIV chose me…”

    Pre ART: 1986 to 31st March 2004: “You have AIDS,” a counselor said to me in 1997. I don’t remember the exact date, but suddenly everything went blank. The counselor had spoken to me for more than 20 minutes, but I just remembered his one sentence: “You have AIDS.” Only one thing came to my mind: everything is finished. I cursed God. Why did He choose me? Why only me?

  • The price of defection

    Every five years or so, India is hit by electoral epidemics which ranged from Kashmir to Kanyakumari which completely changed the lifestyle of our political leaders  V GANGADHAR investigates. (more…)

  • Katrina Kaif on impression spree!

    Whenever anyone talks about Katrina Kaif, hardworking is an adjective that has almost become synonymous with her. Now, when we heard about Katrina Kaif working for more than 12 hours a day for her upcoming film ‘Bang Bang’, we were not at all surprised.

  • Sidharth keeps the gals happy

    Sidharth Malhotra is quite a hit with the girls and often gets a lot of invitations to girl’s schools and colleges. Recently the actor got a special invitation from the Miss India team. He was especially invited as the contestants were very keen to meet the young actor.  Sidharth is a polite guy and, in spite of having a prior commitment to walk the ramp, ensured he still made time and reached

  • Editor’s Picks

    Unreal Elections

  • Will Sena-MNS scuffle end in Cong win again?

    Mumbai : The 2009 general election in Mumbai had seen the Congress–NCP combine sweep all six Lok Sabha seats. In all, except one, the MNS ended up taking the crucial votes and more than the winning margin of the victorious, from the BJP-Sena combine.

  • Christmas in Shillong

    The people of Meghalaya have adopted the Western culture and English language to a large extent; they have even adopted the Roman script for their native languages, writes TENSING RODRIGUES. (more…)

  • Future Point Nilikash P. Pradhan 20 – 26 April 2014

    Aries : Mercury changing its position will bring growth in business. You will notice significant upside in your lifestyle. You will come in contact with people from whom you might get some beneficial skills that you can implement in your business.

  • Husband’s sadistic demands

    Engulfed in negativity

    I am 40 year old single woman. I am working as a free lance stylist. I am currently living alone and my parents are in Delhi. Recently I have started feeling very lonely and really feel the need of a companion. I got so busy making a career that I was always avoiding committed relations or even marriage. I believed marriage would never let me fulfil my dreams.

  • Globe Trotting

    Saudi Arabia to build 1 km long world’s tallest tower

  • On the road

    2nd lead 1What is it about road movies that make people take a look at their own lives, their own experiences, even unrealised dreams? In Imtiaz Ali’s Highway as hardened criminal Mahabir Bhati (Randeep Hooda) accidentally kidnaps Veera (Alia Bhatt) , a poor little rich girl, and then is on the run criss-crossing large swathes of  north Indian highways, something about the characters’ 

  • Election Fun Facts

    l The word candidate comes from the Latin ‘candidatus’ meaning ‘one clad in white’ and most, till this day carry on with this white!

  • Is Ajai Rai a gun-runner, mocks Amit Shah

    Lucknow : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, Amit Shah, on Saturday said that Congress president Sonia Gandhi and its vice-president Rahul Gandhi, must clarify on the alleged reports of the Congress candidate from Varanasi, Ajay Rai’s name surfacing on his dealings in AK-47 rifles.

  • App it Up!

    Kochadaiiyaan: Reign of Arrows