Free Press Journal
  • Haroon Lorgat

    Still don’t understand why BCCI was upset with me: Haroon Lorgat

    New Delhi:  Former ICC president and current Cricket South Africa (CSA) CEO, Haroon Lorgat says he is still not aware why the BCCI is upset with him but hopes his strained relation with the Indian board would heal with time.

  • terrorist

    LeT militant killed in gunbattle with security forces

    Srinagar: A top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant was killed in a six-hour-long gunbattle with security forces in Sopore town of north Kashmir Baramulla district, police said.

  • Anbazhagan’s petition to remove SPP referred back to Spl Bench

    Bengaluru: Karnataka High Court Judge Justice Abdul Nazir today referred back the petition filed by DMK’s K Anbazhagan, seeking discontinuation of Bhavani Singh as SPP, to the Special Bench hearing appeals filed by former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others challenging their conviction in a disproportionate assets case.

  • Man, charged with abetting wife’s suicide, acquitted

    New Delhi: A man, accused of torturing his wife and compelling her to commit suicide, has been let off by a Delhi court which refused to rely on the testimony of the couple’s daughter against her father.

  • David Fincher, Ben Affleck

    David Fincher, Ben Affleck to remake ‘Strangers on a Train’

    Los Angeles: The hit team behind ‘Gone Girl’ — director David Fincher, actor Ben Affleck and screenwriter Gillian Flynn — are set to reunite for a remake of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1951 classic ‘Strangers on a Train’.

  • Assam moves to prohibit animal fights during Bihu

    Guwahati: The Assam Government has directed the Deputy Commissioners of all districts and the Commissioner of Police Guwahati to prohibit animal races and fights in Assam in compliance with a Supreme Court order.

  • Rajnath Singh

    Rajnath hands over new maritime security gadget to Navy, CG

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today gave away the first set of smart identity-checking scanners to the Chiefs of Navy and the Coast Guard which will be used by these maritime security agencies to check identity cards of the residents of coastal areas.

  • Sri Sri Ravishankar urges for cleaning Godavari before Kumbh

    Nashik: The Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravishankar has urged the district administration to take steps to reduce pollution in Godavari river before the commencement of the Kumbh mela here later this year.

  • Ali Fazal

    I’ve enough footage in ‘Furios 7’: Ali Fazal

    Mumbai :  Actor Ali Fazal, who participated in a drag race Aamby Valley City to promote “Furious 7”, is confident that he won’t disappoint his fans with his appearance in the upcoming Hollywood action thriller movie.

  • Showkutally Soodhun

    Mauritius keen to become bridge for India to Africa: Indian-origin minister 

    New Delhi:  Mauritius is keen to become a “real bridge” for India to invest and connect with the rest of Africa and with Europe, said Showkutally Soodhun, the new vice prime minister of the Indian Ocean island who is of Indian descent and who is proud of his “Hindi roots”.

  • Ranbir Kapoor

    Will watch Cricket World Cup ties during shoots: Ranbir Kapoor

    New Delhi:  Bollywood hearthrob Ranbir Kapoor is awaiting the onset on the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup season, starting next month. He says come what may, he’ll try and make time to watch the matches in between his shoots.

  • Akshay Kumar

    I don’t like the tag of superstar: Akshay Kumar

    Mumbai:  In a career spanning more than 20 years, Akshay Kumar’s resume boasts of films of different genres – be it comedy, action or drama, and he says rather than running after superstardom, his focus has always been to be known as an actor.