Free Press Journal
  • Hrithik Roshan

    Hrithik Roshan takes kids on an Africa Adventure 

    Hrithik Roshan may be the busiest and most sought after actor in the industry, but not when it comes to his kids. Recently, the dotting daddy was seen globetrotting with his tiny tots – Hrehaan and Hredaan with pictures of the rollicking holiday doing the rounds via social media.

  • Shilpa Shetty says no to American TV show 

    The British reality show Big Brother bought Shilpa Shetty Kundraa lot of international attention after a racist comment was thrown to actress on national television.  While that did a lot of good publicity to the actress, Shilpa was met with yet another opportunity to reach most American households with the American television drama series ‘The Royals’ that premiered earlier this year on E!

  • TV too small for Subhash Ghai

    While most big production banners and filmmakers have tried their hand at TV, which they consider no more a “small screen” now, filmmaker Subhash Ghai says he is too big for the ‘idiot box’.

  • Abhishek Bachchan turns 15 in Bollywood, thanks fans

    Mumbai, Jun 30 (PTI) Actor Abhishek Bachchan, know for his acclaimed performances in films like “Yuva”, “Guru” and “Sarkar”, has completed 15 years in the Hindi film industry and thanked his loyal fan-following for supporting him.

  • Bangladeshi newspaper mocks Indian team

    New Delhi: Showing utter disrespect towards the Indian cricket team, a Bangladeshi newspaper has produced a fake ‘cutter’ advertisement, in which seven Indian cricketers are seen standing with their heads half-shaven. Young Bangladeshi paceman Mustafizur Rahman, who tormented the Indian players in the ODI series, is shown endorsing a cutter – symbolising his ‘offcutters’ – and the Indian players are holding a banner which reads, ‘We have used it. You can use it

  • Digvijay Singh seeks CBI probe into Vyapam case

    New Delhi: Upping the ante on the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government in Madhya Pradesh on the Vyapam scam, Congress leader Digvijay Singh has approached the Supreme Court seeking CBI investigation into the case under apex court monitoring.

  • Indonesian, military plane crash

    116 feared dead in Indonesia military plane crash: officials

    Medan (Indonesia): At least 116 people are feared dead after an Indonesian air force transport plane crashed today into a major city shortly after take-off and exploded in a fireball, officials said. Buildings were left in ruins and cars reduced to flaming wrecks when the Hercules C-130 came down in a residential area of Medan, a city of two million on the island of Sumatra.

  • Vijender Singh

    Haryana police warns of action against Vijender Singh

    Chandigarh: Haryana police today warned of action against Olympic bronze-medallist boxer Vijender Singh if he failed to seek permission from the state government for turning professional. “He (Vijender) is a government servant and he cannot accept another employment. Without government’s permission, how he can accept money from other place,” Haryana Additional DGP (Administration) K K Sharma said here.

  • Bernard Mendy

    Chennaiyin FC retain Bernard Mendy

    Chennai: Chennaiyin FC have retained French defender Bernard Mendy for the second season of the Hero Indian Super League football. Mendy was undoubtedly one of the best foreign players of the 2014 ISL and his bicycle kick strike in the home win over Kerala Blasters was one of the goals of the tournament.

  • barcelona_fc

    Barcelona presidential candidate Laporta plays Pogba card

    Barcelona: Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta said on Tuesday that if he regains the post in the election to be held on July 18, Juventus’ French international Paul Pogba will play for the Spanish football giants.

  • british grand prix

    Force India set sights on claiming fourth spot

    Silverstone (England): Formula 1 team Force India has set its sight on claiming fourth spot in the constructors’ championship, toppling Red Bull as its upgraded car arrives for the British Grand Prix this weekend.

  • Parab says he reported to Thackeray even after Uddhav’s rise

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena leader Anil Parab today told the Bombay High Court that he never discussed party issues with Uddhav Thackeray even when the latter was Sena’s working president after 2003 and always reported to the party supremo Bal Thackeray. Justice Gautam Patel of the HC was recording Parab’s statement in a suit filed by Bal Thackeray’s estranged son Jaidev challenging his father’s will. Parab is one of the witnesses to the will.

  • Nitin Gadkari

    Gadkari announces construction of two new national highways

    Agartala: As part of Centre’s efforts to strengthen infrastructure development in the North-East, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today announced the construction of two new national highways to connect Tripura with Assam. “The state government has long been demanding for construction of two new national highways – one from Sabroom to Kukital in Assam and the other is from Khowai sub-division to Agartala,” Union Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said.

  • Sushil Modi

    Sushil Modi meets Manjhi for joint campaign in Council poll

    Patna: Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today had a closed door meeting with former Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi over political situation in the state and to draw strategy to win all 24 seats of Legislative Council elections scheduled next week.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    1984 riots: Delhi Govt. forms SIT to help victims

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced that his government has formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to help the victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

  • Manish Sisodia

    Sisodia accuses BJP MLAs of blocking discussion over VAT Amendment Bill

    New Delhi: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs of obstructing the discussion over the VAT (Amendment) Bill in the Assembly, saying they tore the Bill and left before the discussion could take place.

  • Siddaramaiah

    Special team to probe graft charges in Karnataka Lokayukta

    Bengaluru: The Karnataka government is setting up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe corruption charges levelled against some officials of the state Lokayukta by state bureaucrats and RTI activists.