Free Press Journal
  • Ranvijay Singh, Sunny Leone

    Rannvijay all praise for actress Sunny Leone 

    Host-actor Rannvijay Singh has heaped praise on actress Sunny Leone, with whom he would be hosting a TV show, and feels she is an amazing person to work with, reports PTI.

  • Gautam Gulati

    Gautam Gulati all set for bollywood debut 

    Gautam Gualti became a popular, well-liked household name with his daily soaps running on Indian television like Kasam Se and the critically acclaimed family drama Diya aur Baati Hum.  For the past 7 years, the young star had a steady career in the television industry.

  • aisa yeh jahan

    Tipsy times for ‘Aisa Yeh Jahan’ team

    Biswajeet Bora’s ‘Aisa Yeh Jahan’ is already become the talk of the town, with the film winning a lot of International awards in various countries. Starring Dr. Palash Sen and Ira Dubey, the film is about the ever growing human detachment with nature and people’s attitude towards the physiology of a child’s growth which is portrayed in a lighthearted yet satirical fashion.

  • Quid pro-quo case: Jagan appears before CBI court

    Hyderabad:YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy and other accused in the case pertaining to alleged quid-pro-quo investments made in his firms today appeared before a special CBI court here which posted the matter to July 24. Jagan, the prime accused in the case, who represents Pulivendula Assembly seat in Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh, his close aide and financial advisor V Vijay Sai Reddy and other accused including former minister Mopidevi

  • Jayalalithaa

    White paper sought on imple’tation of scheme under Vision 2023

    Coimbatore: PMK today demanded a white paper on implementation of various schemes announced by Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in 2012 under the ‘Vision 2023’ programme. Speaking to reporters here, PMK founder convenor Dr S Ramadoss alleged that none of the various schemes announced by Jayalalithaa under the programme had so far been implemented in the last two years. Bringing out a white paper will help throw light on its implementation, he said.

  • Greek PM backs down on handful of bailout creditors’ demands

    London: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is insisting on a handful of changes on the bailout creditors’ conditions offered last weekend that may thwart a deal, according to a letter that he sent last night.

  • Sensex - Nifty high

    Sensex jumps 240 pts; reclaims 28k-mark after ten weeks

    Mumbai: Reclaiming the 28,000-mark after 10 weeks today, the benchmark BSE Sensex surged by 240 points on across-the-board buying after the government promised capital support to PSU banks amid positive macroeconomic data. Besides, a firming trend in global markets, after Greek PM Alexis Tsipras was reportedly prepared to accept creditors’ demands for a bailout buoyed trading sentiments here, equity brokers said.

  • Narendra Modi

    PM Modi launches Digital India Week

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched the ‘Digital India Week’ at Indira Gandhi indoor stadium here with a view to empower the people of the country through the Digital India programme. Digital India aims to transform the country into a digitally empowered knowledge economy.

  • Crisil warns of systemic risks in fast growing LAP market

    Mumbai: Domestic ratings agency Crisil expects the loans against property segment to double to Rs 5 trillion by 2019, but has cautioned that risks in the high-margin segment are building up in the banking system. “We expect the loans against property (LAP) business to grow at 22 per cent annually during the next four years, and double to Rs 5 trillion by March 2019,” the agency said in a note here today.

  • Pankaja Munde

    Chikki Scam: Ready to quit if proven guilty: Pankaja Munde

    Mumbai: Facing fresh allegation of flouting rules in awarding contract to build a dam besides the Rs 206 ‘purchase’ scam, Maharashtra Minister Pankaja Munde rubbished the charges as mere “scam of words” and said she will step down if found guilty of any charge. Munde, who was away in London last week when the opposition Congress accused her of brazen violation of norms in awarding contracts for purchase of ‘chiki’ and a host

  • Sunil Tatkare

    ED, ACB goes slow on Tatkare in money laundering case: HC

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today castigated the Enforcement Directorate and Anti-Corruption Bureau for a tardy probe against former Maharashtra minister and senior NCP leader Sunil Tatkare who is facing allegations of money laundering and land grabbing.

  • Have you discovered the Lakes of Maharashtra?

    The gushing showers of monsoon bring in fresh water that quenches our thirst. The earth gets drenched and soaked in these showers which allow us to see the true beauty of nature. Lakes are one such part of our arena which can’t be missed. Give yourself a break from the city life and enjoy the fresh waters of these beautiful lakes of Maharashtra. The lakes are surrounded by all kinds of flora, fauna. The

  • Upgrade system for safety of women in trains: HC

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today asked railways to upgrade its system so as to prevent crime against women in local trains and on platforms and consider forming an expert committee to study advanced technologies globally.

  • Ajinkya Rahane

    Ajinkya Rahane wants to emulate Dhoni, Kohli, Dravid

    Mumbai: Following his appointment as India’s skipper for the tour of Zimbabwe, Ajinkya Rahane said he would like to imbibe Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s calmness, Virat Kohli’s controlled aggression and Rahul Dravid’s simplicity when he leads the side in the upcoming series.

  • MIAL housekeeping staff hold strike for higher salaries

    Mumbai: More than 1,900 housekeeping workers at the airport went on an 18-hour flash-strike from last night, demanding increase in wages, which impacted passenger amenities at both the domestic and international terminals. Over 1,900 workers at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) started the strike from 2000 hrs last evening and resumed duties at 1400 hrs today, one of the union members said today.

  • Cheteshwar Pujara

    It’s a matter of time before I make senior cut again: Cheteshwar Pujara

    New Delhi: Out of favour off late following a string of poor scores, top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara is keen to make his comeback into the Indian Test squad and said it’s just a matter of time before he regains his place in the playing eleven. Pujara is not only happy to be awarded the India A cricket captaincy but is also looking forward to be working under the able mentorship of Rahul Dravid.

  • Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner

    Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner to split

    Los Angleles: Hollywood couple Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have announced they are divorcing each other after 10 years of their marriage.

  • jwala gutta ashwini ponnappa

    At least now, government should support us: Jwala Gutta

    Hyderabad: Fresh from her Canada Open triumph along with Ashwini Ponnappa, ace shuttler Jwala Gutta today urged the government to come out and support the doubles specialists in their endeavour to win an Olympic medal next year at Rio. “We need all the support that top players need. I think what the singles players are getting, if we get that kind of a support, I think Ashwini and me can win a medal at the

  • Shahid Kapoor - Mira Rajput

    Shahid Kapoor to tie knot on July 7

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor is all set to tie the knot with his Delhi-based fiancee Mira Rajput in Gurgaon on July 7, according to his wedding card that has surfaced online. The 34-year-old actor got engaged to Mira, 21, earlier this year and there was a lot of speculation regarding the wedding venue. But the wedding card finally puts all rumours to rest.