Free Press Journal
  • Zinta says ‘very difficult’ time for her, requests privacy

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who has accused her former boyfriend and businessman Ness Wadia of molestation and abuse, today said it was a “very difficult” time for her and requested the media to respect her privacy.

  • Lanka parliament to debate UN rights probe

    Colombo:  Faced with a parliamentary motion on allowing a UN human rights investigation team into the country, Sri Lanka’s political parties are set to debate a government resolution on the contentious issue.

  • Indian Hockey team

    India beat South Korea 3-0, finish ninth in hockey WC

    The Hague (Netherlands): Akashdeep Singh scored two goals as India posted a comfortable 3-0 win over Asian champions South Korea to finish a lowly ninth in the men’s hockey World Cup at the Kyocera Stadium here today.

  • Nitish - Lalu

    Nitish talks to Lalu to bail out JD(U) nominees in RS bypoll

    Patna: Facing stiff challenge to see JD(U) candidates through in the coming bypoll for two Rajya Sabha seats in Bihar, Nitish Kumar today appealed to arch rival Lalu Prasad, Congress and CPI to make common cause to “foil the game plan of BJP to destabilise the government”.

  • Cluster of ancient tombs found in East China

    Beijing: Chinese archaeologists have discovered more than 100 tombs from Han Dynasty (25-220 AD) in eastern China’s Jiangsu province.

  • Suresh Raina

    Testing time for reserves as India take on Bangladesh

    Mirpur:  The Indian cricket team will get an opportunity to test its bench strength when its fringe players led by Suresh Raina square off against minnows Bangladesh in a short three-match ODI series starting, here tomorrow.

  • Wadia says charges false as Zinta accuses him of molestation

    Mumbai:  Businessman Ness Wadia, who has been accused of molestation and abuse by his former girlfriend and Bollywood actress Preity Zinta in a police complaint, today said he was shocked by the allegations and termed them as “false and baseless”.

  • Man kills girlfriend, commits suicide

    Hardoi:  A girl was shot dead allegedly by her lover, who later committed suicide in Majhila area, police said here today.

  • Minor raped in Sadarpur area

    Sitapur: A 10-year-old girl was allegedly assaulted and raped in Sadarpur area, police said here today.

  • Varun Dhawan to throw bachelor party

    Mumbai:  Varun Dhawan is set to throw a bachelor party! No, he’s not getting married, but the celebrations are part of a promotional strategy for his forthcoming Bollywood entertainer “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania”.

  • Congress detained in Delhi

    New Delhi: Congress Delhi chief Arvinder Singh Lovely and other party leaders were detained Saturday for protesting against power outages and water scarcity in the national capital, police said.

  • Arun Jaitley

    Jaitley in Srinagar to review security situation

    Srinagar:  Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today began his two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir during which he will review the security situation with the state government and senior military officials.

  • Biggest World Cup comeback so far: beer

    Rio De Janeiro:  Brazil fought hard when FIFA insisted it overturn its ban on alcohol in stadiums, but the World Cup hosts lost, and with the tournament now under way it’s official: beer is back.

  • Goa Police refuse to book Muthalik over hate speech

    Panaji:  The Goa Police have refused to register an FIR against Karnataka-based Sri Rama Sene (SRS) chief Pramod Muthalik for an alleged hate speech uploaded on YouTube where he had exhorted the Hindus to keep a sword handy and use it if challenged.