Free Press Journal
  • ‘Queen of Versailles’ Victoria Siegel was victim of cyberbullying before death

    Washington:  ‘Queen of Versailles’ Victoria Siegel was cyber bullied right before death, it has been reported. The Siegel family said that the ex-girlfriend of Victoria’s boyfriend had been sending “hateful text messages” to Victoria, which probably pushed her over the edge and ultimately might have led to her death, TMZ.com has reported. The family does not believe Victoria intended to kill herself because they were prepping for a family cruise, and Victoria rushed to

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    Al Pacino, Lucila Sola split

    Los Angeles:  Oscar-winning actor Al Pacino has reportedly split from his actress girlfriend Lucila Sola after four years of dating. The 75-year-old star and the 36-year-old actress have gone their separate ways following a series of rows, reports femalefirst.co.uk. “They are so close but it wasn’t meant to be. They’re both dedicated to their craft so sustaining a relationship was always going to be tough,” a source told The Sun newspaper. The

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    England’s Jos Buttler wants to emulate South Africa’s AB de Villiers

    London: Wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler aspired to be England’s AB de Villiers but admitted he has a long way to go to rival the great South African even after his brilliant century against New Zealand. Buttler raced to a century in just 66 balls, after Joe Root had done so in 71, as England went 1-0 up in the five-game series with a record-breaking 210-run win at Edgbaston on Tuesday.  It was the

  • Ram Vilas Paswan

    BJP to decide on NDA chief ministerial face for Bihar: LJP

    Patna: Amid growing chorus as to who will be NDA’s face to take on incumbent Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in the Bihar Assembly polls, Lok Janshakti Party president Ramvilas Paswan today said the decision in this matter lies with senior coalition partner BJP.

  • NDA’s job “harder” after Lalu-Nitish tie-up: Kushwaha

    New Delhi: A key BJP ally in Bihar and Union Minister Upendra Prasad Kushwaha today conceded the alliance between JDU) and RJD has made NDA’s work in the coming assembly elections “harder”. “We will have to work harder now,” Kushwaha, leader of the Rashtriya Lok Samata Party, told PTI after holding talks with BJP president Amit Shah, who is keen on closing seat-sharing deals with Bihar allies at the earliest following announcement of

  • Justin Theroux, Jennifer Anniston

    Jennifer Aniston admits seeing Justin Theroux for first time made her ‘sweat’

    Washington:  Jennifer Aniston has revealed that she started to sweat when she first met Justin Theroux, while visiting mutual friend Ben Stiller on the set of Tropic Thunder in Hawaii in 2007. The 46-year-old said that the American actor made her very “nervous” in his all black attire, E! Online has reported. The actors reconnected in 2010 on the set of their movie, ‘Wanderlust,’ and they began dating in 2011. Theroux proposed to Aniston

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    Always a pleasure to work with Aishwarya: Jackie Shroff

    Mumbai: Actor Jackie Shroff, who will share screen space with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in “Jazbaa” years after featuring with her in “Devdas”, enjoys working with the former beauty queen whom he considers a “fantastic actress”. “It’s always a pleasure to work with Aishwarya. She’s a fantastic actress and a lovely lady and my little B’s (Abhishek Bachchan) wife,” Jackie said here. “I think we have the same kind of tuning, we think in

  • Darren Sammy

    MS functioned quietly, Virat Kohli loves to lead by example: Darren Sammy

    New Delhi: Having watched Virat Kohli lead Royal Challengers Bangalore from close quarters, West Indies’ T20 captain Darren Sammy feels that the dashing batsman “loves to lead by example” which is in contrast to his predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s “quiet way” of functioning. “Virat loves to be involved in the game every moment while Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s style of functioning was to quietly do his things without saying much. Both are contrasting styles of captaincy but

  • Bajrang Dal protests against Hurriyat seminar on June 14

    Jammu: Bajrang Dal activists today held a demonstration here against the seminar to be held by Hurriyat Conference headed by Syed Ali Shah Geelani on June 14 alleging that it is aimed at promoting “anti-India and anti-national sentiments in Kashmir Valley”.

  • Jose Mourinho, Chelsea

    Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho banned from driving for six months

    London : English football club Chelsea’s manager Jose Mourinho has been banned from driving for six months after being found guilty of speeding last year.  The Portuguese was caught driving at 60 miles per hour in a 50mph zone in Surrey in September last year.  Mourinho was ordered to pay a total of 1,820 pounds ($2,815) in fines at a court hearing on Wednesday, reports in the British media said on Thursday.

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    Ellie Goulding is the ‘cupid’ behind Taylor-Calvin love story

    Washington:  Was there a cupid behind Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris’ love story? Well, yes and she is none other than Ellie Goulding. The 28-year-old English signer recently revealed that she did play the “matchmaker” for the couple, who is brewing romance these days, reported E! Online. The ‘Love Me Like You Do’ hit-maker said that the Scottish DJ is a really great mate and the ‘Shake It Off’ songstress is such a cool

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    Saina Nehwal rises to World No.2

    New Delhi: After dropping to the third spot, Saina Nehwal has risen a place to be ranked No.2 in women’s singles, in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released on Thursday.  Double World Championship medallist P.V. Sindhu is still ranked No.14. In men’s singles, while Kidambi Srikanth retained his World No.3 spot, Parupalli Kashyap made a return to the top-10 when he rose two places to be ranked No.10 following an impressive

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    BSF nabs three Bangladeshi militants

    Agartala: The Border Security Force (BSF) arrested three Bangladeshi trained hardcore militants of National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT), police said here on Thursday.

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    Akshay’s Punjabi jokes helped my performance: Sidharth Malhotra

    Mumbai:  Actors Sidharth Malhotra and Akshay Kumar will be seen locking horns in Karan Johar’s production “Brothers”, directed by Karan Malhotra. But despite the intense combat sequences in the movie, the mood on the sets was light and fun-filled. Sharing his experience of shooting with Akshay, Sidharth said: “Being on the set with Akshay sir is like being in a Punjabi joke book. He constantly cracked jokes, including a lot of non-veg

  • Devika Malik

    Para-athlete Devika Malik wins Queen’s Young Leaders Award

    New Delhi: Multiple-medal winner para-athlete, Devika Malik has been selected as one of the Queen’s Young Leaders Award winners from across all the Commonwealth Nations. The 24-year-old has received this award for the efforts made by the Wheeling Happiness foundation to build a more inclusive society for persons with physical, emotional and social challenges in India.

  • Narendra Modi

    Nepal meet: PM conveys support, leaves open his participation

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today conveyed to his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala India’s support to the upcoming Donors’ Conference on the quake-hit country’s rehabilitation but left open the issue of his participation in the meet.

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    Short boys more likely to receive growth hormone treatment

    New York: Short boys in the US are three times more likely than short girls to receive human growth hormone treatment for idiopathic short stature (ISS), a condition that refers to children who are shorter than normal with no known cause, a research has found.

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    Safaree Samuels blasts Nicki Minaj in new song

    Los Angeles: Singer Nicki Minaj’s former beau and record producer Safaree Samuels has opened up about their highly publicised breakup in his new song “Love the most”. Samuels has blasted the “Anaconda” hitmaker while talking about their relationship in the emotional track, reports aceshowbiz.com. The song opens with Samuels recalling the happier times he spent with Minaj. He goes on to share how he was always the one who was there for her

  • Matt Prior

    England wicket-keeper Matt Prior retires from cricket

    London: England wicket-keeper Matt Prior announced his retirement on medical advice from all forms of professional cricket on Thursday. The gloveman was out of action since July 2014 because of a recurring Achilles tendon injury.  “Today is a very sad day for me as I am forced to announce my retirement from the game I love. I had been hoping and expecting to be fit for the start of the 2015 season.

  • Kim Kardashian

    Kim Kardashian’s selfie pose to feature at Madame Tussauds

    Los Angeles:  Reality TV star Kim Kardashian’s famous selfie pose will be immortalized at Madame Tussauds London. The figure will not only be true to form – with its arm extended and a trademark pout on its lips – but will also be a fully immersive experience, reported People Magazine. “Kim’s figure will be holding a functioning mobile phone so guests can really step right into her selfie,” said Edward Fuller, General Manager of Madame Tussauds London.