Free Press Journal
  • Over 100 Russian combat aircraft start surprise exercise

    Moscow: The Russian air force mobilised more than 100 aircraft from their bases to operational airfields as part of a surprise combat readiness inspection, according to the Russian defence ministry.

  • Nitish Kumar

    Modi is a “selfie” leader, not selfless, says Nitish Kumar

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his government completing one year in office, saying what people have got is “selfie leadership” instead of “selfless leadership” they had voted for in the Lok Sabha polls.

  • Corporate espionage accused

    Document leak: Four accused get bail

    New Delhi: A court here has granted bail to four persons accused in the petroleum ministry documents leak case, court sources said. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Sanjay Khanagwal granted bail to Lalta Prasad and Rakesh Kumar, both brothers and residents of Delhi, Ghaziabad resident Rajkumar Chaubey, and government employees Asharam and asked them to furnish personal bonds of Rs.50,000 each and surety of like amount.

  • Kanye West, KIm Kardashian

    Kim Kardashian gets new wardrobe

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West found herself in tears when her husband Kanye West and a stylist he had hired had put some of her favourite outfits in a pile to be thrown away. But she was pacified soon enough with a new wardrobe. “They put everything that he thought wasn’t ‘cool enough’ in a pile, and I walked in and it was like a pile to the ceiling

  • Jayant Sinha

    Centre pursuing black money cases vigorously: Jayant Sinha

    Chandigarh: Centre today said it is pursuing cases against people having black money stashed abroad “quite vigorously” and has lot of data about Indians having foreign bank accounts in violation of country’s laws.

  • Ranveer Singh

    Nothing better than to feed a child: Ranveer Singh

    Mumbai : Actor Ranveer Singh, the brand ambassador of Ching’s Secret, has lent support to the Akshaya Patra Foundation that provides mid-day meals to over one million government school children, as part of the NGO’s “India Ke Hunger Ki Bajao”.  Personally involved in all stages of the development of this initiative over the last six months, the 29-year-old will start the drive by sponsoring mid-day meals for 10,000 children for a year.

  • Tax

    Widening of tax base: E-commerce business on I-T radar

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department has trained its scanner on the burgeoning ‘e-commerce’ business in the country with the taxman deciding to monitor a host ofservices conducted by these popular online portals to better fill up the revenue kitty.

  • Akshay Kumar, Amy Jackson

    Akshay Kumar cosies up with Amy in ‘Singh is Bliing’

    Mumbai: The first look of Prabhudheva’s directorial “Singh is Bliing” shows Akshay Kumar cosying up with Amy Jackson. A movie still, released on Tuesday, is a capture from the Goa schedule of the movie, and features Akshay wearing a turban and aviators while he holds Amy in his arms.  Prabhudheva took to micro-blogging website Twitter and posted: “#1stLookOfSinghIsBliing @akshaykumar @iamAmyJackson.”  The film is a sequel to the 2008 film “Singh is Kinng”

  • Bajrangi Bhaijaan First Look

    Shah Rukh unveils first look of Salman’s ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan today surprised fans by showing “brotherly” love towards foe-turned-friend Salman by releasing the first look of “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” via his Twitter page. “I believe Being a brother is bigger than being a Hero. ‘Bhaijaan’ coming Eid 2015. How do you like the first look?,” Shah Rukh tweeted.

  • Shraddha Kapoor

    Shraddha to start shooting ‘Rock On!! 2’ inSeptember

    Mumbai: Busy with the promotions of her upcoming film “ABCD2”, Shraddha Kapoor says she will start shooting the sequel of “Rock On!!” from September in Shillong. The 26-year-old actress, who was in the city last week to prepare for the film, said she is excited about the project.

  • First look of ‘Hero’ released

    Mumbai: The poster of Salman Khan and Subhash Ghai’s joint production “Hero”, featuring newcomers Sooraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty, was unveiled today. Directed by Nikhil Advani, the film is a remake of Ghai’s 1983 movie of the same name.

  • Ramdas Athawale

    Ramdas Athawale not allowed to board aircraft for arriving late

    Mumbai: RPI(A) chief Ramdas Athawale was today allegedly not allowed to board a Jet Airways aircraft despite the airline having issued boarding pass to him, prompting irked party workers to protest outside the private carrier’s office here. Athawale had to board the Jet Airways aircraft 9W 313 this morning scheduled at 5.15 AM. He had planned his journey from Mumbai to Aurangabad from where he was scheduled to go to Maharashtra’s Beed district to attend

  • Youth Congress, Protest

    Maharashtra Congress workers protest against Modi govt’s 1-year rule

    Mumbai: Congress workers held demonstrations across Maharashtra to protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government, which completed one year in office today. Describing the one-year of Modi government as “death anniversary of acche din,” Congress activists held protests in different parts of the state.

  • nissan

    Nissan to launch a new model next year

    Chennai: Japanese automobile maker Nissan Motor Company, which is targeting a five percent market share by 2020 in India, will be launching a small car, said a senior company official said.

  • Sourav Ganguly

    Sourav Ganguly would do a great job as India coach: Brett Lee

    Melbourne: Former Australia fast bowler Brett Lee on Tuesday said former India skipper Sourav Ganguly would do “a great job” if made India’s new head coach. Following Duncan Fletcher’s departure, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will announce its new coach and revamped support staff prior to the team departing for the tour of Bangladesh on June 7.  “I think he would do a great job because he’s got

  • Google

    Google aims to get 20 million Indian SMEs online by 2017

    New Delhi: Google India will get 20 million small and medium enterprises (SME) online by 2017 by using a simple mobile-based app called ‘Google My Business’, that will help businesses to create and manage their information across Google products for free in both Hindi and English, a company statement said here on Tuesday.

  • Nirmala Sitharaman

    Sitharaman-EU trade commissioner meeting next week on FTA

    Mumbai: Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will meet her EU counterpart Cecila Malmstrom next week to take stock of the proposed FTA at political level, European Union envoy Joao Cravinho has said while identifying cars and services among others as issues that need attention.

  • Jony Ive

    Jony Ive is Apple’s new `Chief Design Officer`

    Washington: Apple’s Jony Ive, who has often been credited for the company’s unique and innovative design language over the last two decades, has been named the Chief Design Officer of the firm.