Free Press Journal
  • BJP

    BJP seeks suggestions for Delhi manifesto

    New Delhi: The BJP’s Delhi unit called for suggestions from people to be included in its manifesto for the upcoming assembly elections. The party launched a revamped web site for this purpose and asked people to contribute their ideas.

  • rashid masood

    Medical seats scam: HC quashes Rashid Masood’s bail plea

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court dismissed the plea by disqualified Rajya Sabha member Rashid Masood for bail on medical grounds. Masood is serving a four-year jail term in a case of corruption and other offences.

  • Mamta banerjee

    Opposition slams Trinamool over Kunal Ghosh’s suicide bid

    Kolkata: West Bengal’s opposition parties and legal luminaries slammed the Mamata Banerjee administration for the reported suicide attempt by suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh, saying the state government wants the Rajya Sabha member to die as he was a principal witness in the Saradha chit fund scam.

  • Sushma Swaraj

    Government pursuing Look East Policy: Sushma Swaraj

    Shillong: India is vigorously pursuing the Look East Policy to improve connectivity and promote trade with Bangladesh and the ASEAN, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said. India’s northeast was strategically important as the region bordered China, Bangladesh and Myanmar, the minister said in a speech read out by a senior official.

  • Pranab Mukherjee

    Pranab Mukherjee presents National Child Award to 20 children

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee Friday presented National Child Awards to 20 children for their exceptional achievements and abilities in various fields on the occasion of Children’s Day, a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement said. Of the 20 awards, five were bagged by children from Karnataka, while Tamil Nadu and Haryana won two each. Delhi had a lone winner.

  • john wick movie

    Movie Review: John Wick: Of rage and revenge

    Cast: Keanu Reeves, Adrianne Palicki, Willem Dafoe, Michael Nyqvist, Bridget Moynahan, Ian McShane, Jason Isaacs, Alfie Allen, Lance ReddicK

  • Beauty and the beast movie

    Movie Review: Beauty and The Beast: Enjoyable fairy tale

    Cast: Vincent Cassel, Lea Seydoux, Andre Dussollier, Eduardo Noriega, Myriam Charleins, Sara Giraudeau, Audrey Lamy, Jonathan Demurger, Nicolas Gob, Louka Meliava,Yvonne Catterfeld

  • garam hawa movie

    Movie Review: Garam Hawa: Re-mastered masterpiece

    Cast: Balraj Sahni (Salim Mirza ); Gita Shauhat Kaifi (Amina Mirza); Jalal Agha (Shamshad); Dinanath Zutski (Halim ); Badar Begum (Salim’s mother); Abu Siwani (Baqar Mirza); Farooq Sheikh (Sikander Mizra ); Jamal Hashmi (Kazim)

  • 6-5=2-Movie

    Movie Review: 6-5=2: Not remotely scary

    Cast: Prashantt Guptha, Disha Kapoor, Ashrut Jain, Gaurav Kothari, Gaurav Paswalla, Niharika Raizada

  • Walnut

    Walnuts slow down prostate cancer growth

    Washington: A new study has revealed that diets rich in whole walnuts or walnut oil slowed prostate cancer growth in mice.

  • Brain

    How liver, brain communicate to control appetite revealed

    Washington: In a new study, scientists have explained how our liver and brain communicate to regulate appetite. A study headed by Joan J. Guinovart at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) demonstrated that high hepatic glucose stores in mice prevented weight gain. The researchers observed that in spite of having free access to an appetizing diet, the animals’ appetite was reduced. This was the first time that a link had been observed


    SC names Srinivasan in Mudgal Committee spot fixing probe

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday disclosed the names of four key cricket personalities investigated by the Justice Mudgal Committee for allegations of spot fixing and betting in the 2013 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

  • Smriti Irani

    AMU students resent HRD Minister Smriti Irani’s remarks

    Aligarh (UP): Leaders of the newly-elected Aligarh Muslim University Students’ Union have taken umbrage at HRD Minister Smriti Irani’s recent comments on the varsity and its Vice-Chancellor on the issue of women’s rights.

  • Bombay High Court

    Bombay HC stays reservation order for Marathas, Muslims

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Friday ordered a stay on the Maharashtra Government’s decision to give 16 percent reservation to Marathas in public service and educational institutions. The High court also stayed the state government’s decision to provide five percent reservation to Muslims in public service, but has allowed them quota in education sector.

  • Mitchell Johnson

    Mitchell Johnson wins ICC Cricketer and Test Cricketer of the Year awards

    Dubai: Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson Friday claimed two International Cricket Council (ICC) awards – Cricketer of the Year and Test Cricketer of the Year – while South African skipper AB de Villiers was named One-Day International (ODI) Cricketer of the Year.

  • Cancer

    Over 400 cancer-causing ‘hidden’ faults detected in DNA

    London: British scientists have discovered more than 400 “blind spots” in DNA which could hide cancer-causing gene faults. The team from Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute found hidden faults in areas that are tricky for gene-reading technology to decode.


    SC decides to make public Mudgal report on IPL

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday decided to make public the Mudgal committee report that investigated the allegations of spot fixing and betting in the 2013 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in respect of sidelined BCCI president N. Srinivasan, his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan and two others.

  • Woman

    Women reach sexual peak at age 26: Poll

    New York: Do you know when it is perfect to ask your girlfriend for a night out? Ask her when it is her 26th birthday. According to a poll in San Francisco, women reach their sexual peaks at age 26 while men peak later – at 32.