Free Press Journal
  • Priyanka quizzed about fake accent

    Mumbai : Priyanka Chopra’s debut on Reddit AMA took an embarrassing turn when fans started asking the Bollywood actress uncomfortable questions about her accent and whether she uses auto-tuning in her songs, reports PTI.

  • Chinese pastor sentenced to 12 years in prison

    Beijing: A pastor of a state-sanctioned church in China has been sentenced to 12 years in prison, his lawyer and an overseas rights group said on Friday, accusing authorities of “fabricated charges”.

  • HC restrains cops from taking coercive action against singer

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Friday restrained Mumbai Police from taking any coercive action against composer-singer Kailash Kher on a bailable warrant issued against him by a Ludhiana Court in Punjab over a song, PTI reports.

  • OIL completes acquisition of 50% stake in oil block in Russia

    New Delhi :  Oil India Ltd, the nation’s second largest explorer, said it has completed acquisition of 50 per cent stake in an oil block in Russia for USD 85 million.  OIL bought the stake from Ireland-registered, Russia- focused firm PetroNeft Resources plc in License 61 in Tomsk Oblast in Russia.

  • Honda launches bike at Rs 41,100

    New Delhi: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) launched its most affordable bike in the country, priced at Rs 41,100 (ex-showroom Delhi) as it aims to strengthen its position in the mass segment and rural areas. The firm, which is in the process of setting up its fourth manufacturing facility in Gujarat, is also looking to invest another Rs 1,000 crore on various activities including capacity expansion in the current fiscal. The

  • The buzz on twitter

    Karnataka MLA slaps and assaults policeman at pub

  • Curtains for govt’s Bhayandar e-bridge

    Bhayandar: Considered to be an “Electronic Bridge” between the common man and government agencies to procure various documents, the only SETU sub-office in Bhayandar has been permanently shut down from 3, July.  The abrupt closure followed orders from the State Government authorities coupled by standing instructions from the District Collector- a notice to this effect has been installed outside the SETU sub-center situated in the ground floor of the community Hall building

  • Your Day By Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries:- Trading in stocks is not so advisable today. Financial matters may cause stress. You may feel you are been ignored at your work place. Don’t worry time will come.

  • Law And The People

    There is a proposal to amend the Criminal Procedure Code and the Centre had asked for the views of the States on the various aspects of judicial reform.  The states which already have a jury system have not asked for its abolition; those that do not have, are hesitating while a few think that they are not sufficiently advanced to start the system of trial by jury.

  • Praise the Fools

    PRAISING the fool is beneficial to society!

  • Alia has improved as an actor: Varun

    Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt, both of whom made their acting debut in Karan Johar’s ‘Student Of The Year’, would be seen together on the big screen in their upcoming film ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania’. When Varun was asked about his experience of working with his SOTY co-actor Alia again, he replied saying that three-film old Ali has improved as an actor. “There is a marked difference in her. She has not

  • RBI: India Post needs to re-apply for licence

    MUMBAI: India Post will have to re-apply for a bank licence under the differential licence norms, if they are keen to function as a payment bank, R. Gandhi, deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India told Cogencis. “That is government. That is up to them. If they want to apply as a payment bank, then it has to be a fresh application !” Gandhi said. The RBI issued just two universal

  • Marsorbitor

    Mars orbiter completes 75% of journey

    Bangalore : India’s Mars orbiter spacecraft has completed 75 per cent of its journey for its rendezvous with the red planet scheduled for September 24.

  • Varun all set to show off his dancing skills

    Mumbai : You might see Varun Dhawan spending a lot of time these days with a young dancer named Suresh from Nala Sopara because he is playing him in Remo D’Souza’s directorial venture “ABCD 2”, the sequel to “ABCD – Any Body Can Dance”.