Free Press Journal
  • Airstrikes, Pakistan, terrorist

    Over 100 die in coalition airstrikes in Yemen

    Sanaa: Over 100 people, mostly civilians, died and dozens were wounded in airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition against two areas controlled by Houthi rebels in northern and southern Yemen. According to state news agency Saba, controlled by the Houthis, and witnesses, the strikes on Monday affected two popular markets in the northern Amran province and in the southern Lahesh province. In Amran, 40 people, mostly buyers and sellers that included women and children,

  • Narendra Modi

    Visit will strengthen India-Uzbekistan ties: Narendra Modi

    Tashkent: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said his visit to Uzbekistan would strengthen ties between the two nations.”A memorable visit to Uzbekistan. It will strengthen India-Uzbekistan ties,” Modi said in a tweet.  He added: “My gratitude to the people of Uzbekistan for the affection.”  Modi on Tuesday spoke on people to people connect and cultural ties during an interaction with Indologists, Hindi students and the Indian community.  Uzbekistan was the

  • Salman Khan

    ‘Sultan’ is going to be a stressful film: Salman Khan

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan says his next year release “Sultan” is going to be a stressful film for him. Salman, 49, who will be donning a physically strong character for the film, said the film involves a lot of action scenes. “I have to work a lot for this film. It is going to be a stressful film. In November, I start shooting for it. There is lot of action in it.. Wrestling types… Weights… Lot of

  • Arunachal intensifies patrolling in inter-state boundary areas

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh government has intensified patrolling in the inter-state boundary areas following the June 5 incident at Behali in neighbouring Assam, where a group of armed miscreants burnt a vehicle from the state besides inflicting burn injuries on two persons, the Assembly was informed today.

  • Domestic violence case: No anticipatory bail to Somnath Bharti

    New Delhi: AAP leader and former Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti was today denied anticipatory bail by a Delhi court which termed the plea as “premature” in a case of domestic violence filed against him by his wife. Additional Sessions Judge Paramjeet Singh dismissed Bharti’s plea, saying since there was no FIR or any apprehension of arrest, the application was premature.

  • Kourtney Kardashian, Scott Disick

    It’s finally over! Kourtney Kardashian dumps longtime partner Scott Disick

    Washington DC : Kourtney Kardashian has finally dumped her longtime partner and baby daddy Scott Disick due to his uncontrollable partying habits. According to TMZ.com, it was after Disick, 32, didn’t show up at their home in Calabasas for over a month that Kourtney lost her patience, and an insider said that the reality TV star has been even frustrated with his friends, for she thinks they’re facilitating his substance abuse. The pair, who’s

  • Manohar Parrikar

    No confirmation on meeting with Parrikar: Ex-servicemen

    New Delhi: As protests over delay in the implementation of the promised ‘One Rank, One Pension’ scheme continued for the 23rd day in the national capital with a relay hunger-strike by 75 ex-servicemen on Tuesday, an expected meeting with Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar was yet to materialise.

  • Akshay Singh

    Vyapam scam deaths suggest ‘insidious forces’ at work: Editors Guild

    New Delhi: The Editors Guild of India today expressed shock over the “mysterious” demise of TV scribe Akshay Singh while covering the Vyapam scam and said that the spate of deaths connected with the affair speaks of “insidious forces at work”. “The Editors Guild of India is shocked by the mysterious death of Akshay Singh of the India Today group who was investigating the Vyapam Scam in Madhya Pradesh and offers its deep

  • Matt Damon

    Matt Damon’s middle-aged ponytail trend a yes or no?

    Washington DC : Actor Matt Damon’s luxuriant ponytail might have sparked interest in that tied-back hairstyle for men, but the easy looking hairstyle takes a lot of dedication and commitment and still can go wrong very easily. The middle-aged ponytail which the 44-year-old actor is carrying these days is a risky business as it might look like an-attempt to ditch the youth, reported the Daily Beast. Instead of making one look young and cool,

  • Over 20,000 pray at Amarnath

    Jammu: More than 20,000 people have prayed so far this year at the Amarnath shrine in Jammu and Kashmir while another batch of some 2,600 left for the holy cave on Tuesday, authorities said.

  • shivraj-Singh-Chauhan

    Vyapam Scam: Shivraj Singh Chouhan seeks CBI Probe

    Bhopal: Bowing to mounting pressure, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday recommended a CBI probe into the Vyapam recruitment scam that has reportedly claimed over 40 lives.

  • Jessica Alba

    Jessica Alba’s husband dislocates shoulder in pool dive

    Los Angeles: Actress Jessica Alba’s film producer husband Cash Warren has injured his shoulder while having fun by the pool. The father of two was showing off his sporting skills when he landed awkwardly in the water and he has taken to Instagram to share a snap of his impressive front dive – moments before he hurt himself. “Dislocated my shoulder doing this dive…but it was worth it dammit! Hope you all had a

  • turkish plane

    Istanbul-Bangkok flight diverted at IGI airport

    New Delhi: A Turkish Airlines aircraft made an emergency landing at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport here following a bomb scare. However, no explosives were found onboard after a thorough search.

  • Baburao Chinchansur

    BJP demands debate on cheque bouncing case against minister

    Belagavi:  Opposition BJP in Karnataka Assembly today demanded discussion on the alleged cheque bounce case against Minister for Textiles Baburao Chinchansur, saying he was “not fit” to be in office and was threatening the complainant.

  • Amanda Peterson

    Actress Amanda Peterson dies at 43

    Los Angeles: Actress Amanda Peterson, best known for her role in the romantic-comedy “Can’t Buy Me Love” opposite Patrick Dempsey in 1987, has died in Greeley, Colorado. She was 43. Peterson’s body was found at her apartment complex on July 5 after her family did not hear from her in two days. Her cause of death is still unknown. “She had some illness and a sleep apnea problem that may have contributed,” Peterson’s father said. Born

  • Ant-Man

    ‘Ant-Man’ to hit Indian screens on July 24

    New Delhi: Marvel’s next superhero offering “Ant-Man” is set to release in India on July 24. Directed by Peyton Reed and produced by Kevin Feige, “Ant-Man” stars Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll, Michael Peña and Judy Greer among others.  The film tells the story of master thief Scott Lang who is armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength and must embrace his inner hero and help

  • Minisha Lamba, Ryan Tham

    Minissha Lamba marries longtime boyfriend Ryan Tham

    Mumbai: Actress Minissha Lamba tied the knot with longtime boyfriend Ryan Tham in Mumbai. The 30-year-old actress, who was last seen in celebrity reality show “Bigg Boss”, got married yesterday in a private ceremony attended by close friends and family. Actress Pooja Bedi took to Twitter to break the news of the marriage and shared a group picture with the couple at the wedding lunch. “A happy posey family moment at my cousin brother Ryan Tham and @Minissha_Lamba’s

  • Aamir Khan

    Aamir Khan Productions looking for fresh female face

    Mumbai : Superstar Aamir Khan’s production house is searching for a fresh female face, who can sing as well, for their upcoming venture. The 50-year-old “PK” star took to Twitter to mention the specifications needed in the girl. “Hey guys, need your help to spread the word. Thanks. Love. a,” Aamir tweeted. The complete post about casting requirement read, “Aamir Khan Productions is looking for a girl who can sing, in the age group of

  • Nana Patekar, Feroz Khan

    No one can replace Feroz Khan in ‘Welcome’ series: Nana Patekar

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Nana Patekar, who will be seen in “Welcome Back” says there is no one who can replace the late legendary Feroz Khan. Feroz had played the role of Don RDX in the Akshay Kumar-Katrina Kaif starrer 2007 film. Now that the makers are coming up with a sequel, Nasseruddin Shah will get into the shoes of the yesteryear actor. Shah will be seen essaying a rib-tickling don “Wanted Bhai” in the film, which hits screens

  • Shahid Kapoor, Mira Rajput

    Shahid Kapoor to tie knot with Delhi girl Mira Rajput today

    New Delhi: Shahid Kapoor is all set to marry Mira Rajput today in Delhi at the Trident Hotel in Gurgaon, where all the rituals will be done in traditional Punjabi style. As per the reports, Shahid has chosen ethnic outfits designed by his designer friend Kunal Rawal whereas Mira is expected to wear ensembles designed by Anamika Khanna. The actor had wrapped his shoot for reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Ja’ and was spotted at