Free Press Journal
  • Brazil tops Argentina for World Cup

    Brussels: Maracana is filled to bursting for the World Cup final between Brazil and Argentina. If ever there’s home advantage, this is it.

  • Govt keeping close watch on onion prices

    New Delhi: With onion prices showing a marginal rise in some parts, the new government is closely watching the trend and is likely to restrict exports if the vegetable gets abnormally costlier.

  • KKR supporters best in the world, says SRK

    Kolkata:  Overwhelmed by the support his team received from the fans, Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan today said he has never seen such enormous backing for a team.

  • despite dovish tone, RBI may hike policy rates again: HSBC

    NEW DELHI – The Reserve Bank of India may hike policy rates once more to bring down inflation in line with its target despite the dovish tone in the second bi-monthly monetary policy review today, HSBC said in a report.

  • Doughty fighter, Munde had CM ambitions

    New Delhi: A doughty fighter, Union Minister Gopinath Munde’s heart was always in Maharashtra and was seeing himself as the next Chief Minister after the Assembly polls due later this year.

  • Jayalalithaa meets president during Delhi visit

    New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa today called on President Pranab Mukherjee during her official trip in Delhi.

  • Family of Alexis seeks urgent steps for his rescue

    Sivaganga (TN): Family members of Father Alexis Prem Kumar, the aid worker who was abducted yesterday from Herat in Afghanistan by unidentified gunmen, today sought immediate intervention by the Centre and Tamil Nadu government for rescuing him.

  • ‘Yeh Jawaani…’ turns one, Deepika gets Naina Talwar page

    New Delhi: Actress Deepika Padukone gave four superhit films in 2013, but it was her character Naina Talwar from Ranbir Kapoor-starrer “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani” that won many hearts. And on its first anniversary, her fans have gifted the star a Naina Talwar page on a social networking site.

  • Hope ‘Filmistaan’ helps me make black and white film: Kakkar

    Mumbai: After making a promising start with “Filmistaan”, Nitin Kakkar is hopeful of materialising his plans of making a black and white movie on Urdu writer Saadat Hasan Manto’s stories and finding producers for his dream project.

  • Widow remarriage relevant everywhere: Mahesh Manjrekar

    Mumbai: Filmmaker-actor Mahesh Manjrekar, who shot and completed the Hindi-Tamil version of his Marathi film “Kaksparsh” while contesting the Lok Sabha election as a Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) candidate, says that he remade the film becuse the issue of widow marraige is relevant everywhere.

  • Hyd secretariat abuzz again as Telangana CM KCR assumes office

    Hyderabad: Secretariat in Hyderabad has come to life once again after a political hiatus of nearly four months with the first Chief Minister of Telangana K Chandrasekhar Rao, and his cabinet colleagues assuming their respective offices.

  • BCCI finance committee to meet in Delhi tomorrow

    Mumbai: Post the conclusion of the Indian Premier League’s seventh edition, the BCCI’s finance committee is to meet in Delhi tomorrow, according to sources.

  • Indo-US ties could get off to slow start under Modi: Blackwill

    New York: Indo-US relations could get off to a “pretty slow start” under Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the two nations will have to get over the issues of denial of visa to him and arrest of an Indian diplomat as they seek to restore ties, a former US envoy to India has said.