Free Press Journal
  • Shaharyar Khan

    We are not playing our home series in India: PCB

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board has dismissed reports that it was ready to revive bilateral series against India on Indian soil and made it clear that the first series when it happens will be played in UAE as per the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed with BCCI.

  • Modi government pushing RSS agenda in education: Congress

    Ahmedabad: The Congress today alleged the country’s education sector has been severely hit due to the influence of RSS and subsequent exit of many educationalists from top institutes since BJP came to power at the Centre. Former Union minister Girija Vyas said the HRD Ministry has systematically inducted RSS functionaries into several institutions and had taken many policy level decisions as per diktats of RSS.

  • Pune FC

    Pune FC beat Shillong Lajong 1-0 in I-League

    Shillong: Pune Football Club (FC) recorded a stunning 1-0 win and completed a double over Shillong Lajong in an I-League encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday.

  • Jayalalitha

    Jayalalithaa launches 201 Amma Canteens, populist schemes

    Chennai: A day after she was sworn in as chief minister, J. Jayalalithaa on Sunday inaugurated 201 Amma Canteens and various populist schemes across the state via video conferencing.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    What can Estonia teach Delhi state?

    You could be easily excused for not noticing the meteoric rise of Estonia — a small nation situated in Europe, bordering Finland. After all, this 1.3 million people strong nation hasn’t been involved in any international conflict or has given any earth shattering discovery to the world. But what Estonia has done is perhaps much more special and enviable.

  • barcelona_fc

    Emotional homage for Xavi in Barcelona adios

    Barcelona: FC Barcelona footballer Xavi Hernandez received an emotional and well deserved farewell from the people who have been his companions and supporters for 17 years as he drew the curtain on his league career at Camp Nou here.

  • Xi Jinping

    China warms up to Japan, Xi receives big Japanese delegation

    Beijing: In an indicator of warming ties between China and Japan after three years of tense relations, President Xi Jinping has welcomed an unusually large Japanese delegation even as he cautioned Tokyo against any attempt to distort its wartime history.

  • Negotiations on TPP in ‘end-game’: US trade representative

    Manila Negotiations to form the Trans- Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade zone are in the “end-game”, US Trade Representative Mike Froman said today. “Our negotiators are working even as we speak, working through issues. We hope to conclude it soon. We are very much in the end-game,” he told reporters.

  • CSK opt to field in IPL final against Mumbai Indians

    Kolkata: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and decided to field against Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL) final at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday.

  • FArhan Akhtar

    Farhan Akhtar puts vanilla icecream face pack to coax pet dog to lick

    Kolkata: To make a dog act in his upcoming film “Dil Dhadakne Do”, Bollywood actor-producer Farhan Akhtar put a face pack of vanilla ice cream to get the pet canine lick him. Pluto Mehra, the dog, plays a pivotal role in the multi-starrer film. “In order to make the dog act and lick him, Farhan put a face pack of vanilla ice cream all over the face. And then the dog came running

  • Richa

    Richa Chadha’s ‘unbelievable’ moment at Cannes

    Cannes: Richa Chadha-starrer “Masaan” has bagged two awards at the ongoing Cannes International Film Festival, but the actress was left speechless as she got an opportunity to meet her idol – French actress Marion Cotillard at the gala.

  • Farah Khan, Shirish Kunder

    Shirish Kunder turns 42, B-Town wishes luck

    Mumbai: Editor-filmmaker Shirish Kunder, best known for his editing skills in films like “Main Hoon Na” and “Om Shanti Om”, turned 42 on Sunday. His star wife Farah Khan along with celebrities like Abhishek Bachchan and Vishal Dadlani hoped he has a great year ahead.

  • Dhanush

    Dhanush, Vetrimaaran team up for third time

    Chennai: Actor Dhanush and filmmaker Vetrimaaran, who earlier worked in critically-acclaimed Tamil films such as “Aadukalam” and “Pollathavan”, are set to team up for the third time in the upcoming drama “Vada Chennai”.

  • Pooja Hegde

    Pooja Hegde finishes 101 days of ‘Mohenjo Daro’ shoot

    Mumbai: Model-turned-actress Pooja Hegde has wrapped up shoot of the Bhuj schedule of Ashutosh Gowariker’s epic adventure-romance film “Mohenjo Daro”. The former beauty queen, who will share screen with Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan in the film, took to twitter to inform her fans that she has completed 101 days of shooting.

  • PDP demands setting up of IIT and IIM in the Valley

    Srinagar: Senior PDP leader Tariq Hameed Karra today demanded setting up of institutions of higher learning like IIT and IIM in the Valley for their “equitable” and “justifiable” distribution in Jammu and Kashmir. “While Jammu region is within its right to ask for another AIIMS for the region, the people of Kashmir also have a right to press for setting up of institutions like IIT, IIM and IIMC which have been exclusively established

  • nirmala sitharaman

    Congress has no right to criticise government: BJP

    Bhubaneswar: Union Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said the Congress has no moral right to criticise the Centre, which has successfully provided a corruption-free government to the country in the past one year.

  • Attacking Centre, AAP MLAs set the tone for Assembly session

    New Delhi: Setting the tone for the ’emergency’ session of Delhi Assembly, AAP MLAs today mounted attack on the Centre over its notification, alleging it was a “violation” of the federal structure, and hinted that the House may pass a resolution on the issue.

  • Heat wave continues; death toll rises to 368

    New Delhi: At least 145 people died due to intense heat wave in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana since yesterday, raising to 368 the death toll in the blistering weather conditions which continued in many parts of the country today, including national capital Delhi. In Delhi, the day temperature was recorded at 44.5 degree celsius, the same as yesterday, which is five notches above normal.

  • Ram Vilas Paswan

    LJP-BJP combine will win Bihar polls: Ram Vilas Paswan

    Mumbai: Taking a jibe at the Janta Parivar merger, Union Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday said that the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) combine would emerge victorious in the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls.