Free Press Journal
  • Cricket fan makes golden replica of World Cup trophy in MP

    Sehore (MP): As the ICC World Cup fever grips the entire nation ahead of Sunday’s India-Pakistan clash, a cricket enthusiast here created a small gold replica of the trophy. The 23-carat gold trophy weighs 510 milligramme and is one of the smallest replicas of cricket world’s most prestigious cup for which 14 nations will be battling it out to win it.

  • Bullet-riddled bodies found

    Burdwan (WB): Two bullet-riddled bodies were found in the Palitpur area in Burwabn town last night allegerdly after a burglary attempt at a gas factory last night. The police claimed that Dalim Sheikh and Mafizul Sheikh were shot dead in a gang fight inside the factory compound.

  • Need to strengthen Cong to check AAP’s rise: Raju

    Vijayawada: Aam Aadmi Party, which recently got a landslide victory in the Delhi Assembly polls, will expand its presence in other states if Congress fails to strengthen itself, a senior party leader has said.

  • Missing love

    Reddit to help you find missing love

    New York: Does signing up with an online dating site have a connection with Reddit membership? Many men and women head to Reddit after signing up for two popular dating web services, a new study has found.  The study found that users on OKCupid and mobile-based Tinder aren’t able to determine social norms or effective match-making techniques on the services, so they use Reddit to learn tips about online dating.

  • Jawan injured in Maoist landmine blast

    Balangir (Odisha): A jawan of Odisha’s elite Special Operaton Group (SOG) was seriously injured in a landmine explosion triggered by Maoists in Turekala area of Balangir district, police said today. “The jawan was engaged in combing operation in a forest area near Kameimunda village yesterday when the landmine went off,” Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Titilagarh, Dillip Purohit said.

  • B S Bassi

    PM summons police chief after Christian school vandalised

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today summoned Delhi Police Commissioner B S Bassi in the wake of vandalisation of a prominent Christian school in South Delhi’s Vasant Vihar area and directed him to come down hard against those involved in such attacks.

  • Flirting, Valentine

    Match his flirting style with your’s this Valentine’s

    New York: Are you bad at detecting if your colleague or common friend is romantically attracted towards you? Find his flirting style first.  New research suggests that during a short get-to-know-you conversation, people show they are attracted in a way that matches their flirting style.  “This is the first study to show that different ways of communicating attraction reveal a person’s flirting style,” explained Jeffrey Hall, associate professor of communication studies at

  • Instant 2.0 app

    New app lets you track nearly anything you want

    Pune: If you are obsessed with using technology to better understand yourself, here is an app called Instant 2.0 for you developed by Pune-based security consultant Shashwat Pradhan.  The app, now available on Android, tracks nearly everything you want to record, including phone usage, app usage, fitness activity and travelling.

  • Speaker urged to recognise JD(U) as main oppn party in Bihar

    Patna: JD(U) Legislature Party Leader in Bihar Legislative Assembly Vijay Kumar Chaudhary today asked Speaker Uday Narayan Chaudhary to recognise his party as the main opposition in the House and accordingly make seating arrangements for them in the House.

  • facebook,

    Facebook to let users nominate online heirs

    San Francisco: Facebook has announced that it will allow users to designate a family member as their online “heir” to manage their account and make comments in their name after their death. According to the announcement made Thursday, the heir will also be able to respond to requests from the deceased person’s friends or relatives, who are not connected on Facebook, update the photo in the person’s profile and file comments and

  • Polling peaceful in Bongaon Lok Sabha by-poll

    Kolkata: Peaceful polling is underway Friday in by-election for the Bongaon Lok Sabha seat in West Bengal. “The polling percentage was 34.70 at Bongaon till 12 noon,” an Election Commission official said here.

  • Miranda Kerr

    Miranda Kerr enjoying being single

    London : Miranda Kerr has admitted that she loves being single and wants to focus on herself right now. The Victoria’s Secret Angel told Harper’s Bazaar Australia that she had always been the girl with the boyfriend, but now she wants to find that comfort within herself and doesn’t require anyone else to lift her, the Mirror reported.

  • ‘Messenger of God’ hits screens in Haryana, Chandigarh

    Chandigarh: Amid tight security arrangements, the Dera Sacha Sauda Chief starrer film ‘Messenger of God (MSG)’ was today released in cinema halls and multiplexes in Haryana and UT Chandigarh, with no reports of any untoward incident so far.

  • U’khand pavilion awarded best decorated pavilion

    Dehradun: Uttarakhand won the best decorated pavilion award during this year’s ‘Travel and Tourism’ fair held in the national capital. A replica of the famous Badrinath temple located in Garhwal region of Uttarakhand was present at the event, that concluded in New Delhi yesterday, an official release here said. Sixteen tour operators and hoteliers of Uttarakhand took part in the pavilion which was visited by over 10,000 people. The visitors gathered information about tourism

  • Badlapur, Varun Dhawan

    I miss my old life: Varun Dhawan

    Mumbai: He is someone who enjoys star status, but actor Varun Dhawan says there is one thing that he misses is privacy. “I miss my old life as I don’t get privacy anymore. I can’t have the fun that I used to have. But I’m passionate about acting and I can do anything for that,” the actor told. Varun will be seen in a whole new look accompanied by anger and a spirit

  • Manish Sisodia

    ‘Requested LG, Kiran Bedi for Kejriwal’s oath-taking ceremony’: Sisodia

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Manish Sisodia on Friday said his party has requested Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, all the central ministers and the chief ministerial candidates of the Congress and BJP – Ajay Maken and Kiran Bedi- to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Arvind Kejriwal.

  • Azealia Banks

    Azealia Banks to bare all for Playboy magazine

    London : Azealia Banks has confirmed that she will be posing naked for Playboy magazine saying that she will be on the cover. The American rapper tweeted that, “Now I can finally tell you, I’ll be on the COVER of @Playboy’s April Music Issue!! #LeChatNoir”, the Mirror reported. The 23-year-old singer said that she was inspired from Grace Jones and Naomi Campbell as both of them had graced the cover of the magazine earlier. The hip-hop

  • AAP Arvind Kejriwal

    Some middle-class views on AAP’s first-class win 

    The AAP’s clean sweep of the Delhi assembly polls is a remarkable display of people power. The overwhelming mandate with its weight of expectations, as Arvind Kejriwal himself terms it, is “scary”. The nature of the verdicts took pundits, pollsters and punters alike, by surprise. The victory has been seen as the rebirth of the anti-corruption movement by some and attributed by others to Modi’s designer suit, Kejriwal’s staid pullovers or a