Free Press Journal
  • Ajinkya Rahane

    Ajinkya Rahane scores fourth Test ton as India stretch lead past 300 against Lanka

    Colombo : Ajinkya Rahane struck his fourth Test century of his career as India marched towards a declaration while stretching the lead over 300 on day four of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Resuming at an overnight score of 70-1, Murali Vijay and Rahane accelerated the innings as the duo shared a solid 140-run partnership for the second wicket. Vijay made a classy 82 before he was trapped lbw by off-spinner

  • Inderjeet Singh

    Shot putter Inderjeet qualifies for Worlds final

    Beijing: Inderjeet Singh delivered a brilliant performance to become the first Indian to qualify for the shot put final at the World Championships being held at the Bird’s Nest here on Sunday. In the Group A qualifier, Inderjeet disappointed with a throw of 19.15 metres in his first attempt and was disqualified in his second attempt. However, the Asian champion made a strong come back to make it count on his third and final

  • Toyota

    Toyota rides on Rs 529 cr profit,no plan to buy out Kirloskars

    Mumbai: Japanese auto major Toyota, which clocked a net profit Rs 529-crore in FY15 after being in the red for the previous two years, is not looking at buying out its partner Kirloskar Group that owns 11 per cent in the joint venture.

  • Tianjin blasts

    Tianjin blasts: Death toll mounts to 123

    Beijing: The death toll from a warehouse blast in north China’s major port city of Tianjin has risen to 123 while 50 people were stil listed in the country’s worst industrial tragedy, authorities said today.

  • India 283/5, take 370-run lead

    Colombo: India reached 283/5 in their second innings at tea on the fourth day of the second cricket Test against Sri Lanka at the P. Sara Oval here on Sunday.  Ajinkya Rahane (126) and Rohit Sharma (34) were the main scorers in the second session of the day for India, who now have extended their lead to 370. Off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal took four wickets.

  • Chris Brown

    Chris Brown names new album after daughter

    Los Angeles: Singer Chris Brown’s next album is officially titled “Royalty” after his 15-month-old daughter. The 26-year-old R&B singer took it to Twitter to reveal the name, reported Aceshowbiz. “My new album will be named ‘Royalty’ ” he informed his online followers. Royalty is Brown’s daughter with former model, Nia Guzman. Brown is currently travelling the country on a tour with Kid Ink, Omarion, Fetty Wap, and Teyana Taylor. He has released at least one new song called “Liquor” so far,

  • Jay Bhanushali

    I look up to Nawazuddin Siddiqui: Jay Bhanushali

    New Delhi: Actor Jay Bhanushali does not mind playing small roles if they are effective, as he wants to follow the footsteps of “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” star Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who began his career with minuscule characters and has now made it big in Bollywood.

  • Melody Patterson

    TV actress Melody Patterson dies at 66

    Los Angeles: Actress Melody Patterson, known for her role as the sharpshooting Wrangler Jane on 1965 comedy series “F Troop”, has passed away. She was 66.

  • Hafiz Saeed

    Pakistan singing tune written by Hafiz Saeed

    New Delhi : With Pakistan cancelling the NSA-level talks stating that it would not serve any purpose if conducted on the basis of what it called two conditions laid down by India, Defence Expert Rahul Jalali on Sunday said Islamabad is singing the tune written by Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Hafiz Saeed.

  • wifi

    GMC working on pilot project to make Gandhinagar Wi-Fi

    Gandhinagar: In line with the Centre’s smart city vision, Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation is seeking to provide Wi-Fi connectivity in the entire capital city and is currently working on initiating a pilot project in this regard.

  • Labrinth, Muz

    Labrinth gets engaged?

    London: British singer Labrinth has reportedly got engaged to his girlfriend Muz. The 26-year-old “Beneath Your Beautiful” hitmaker proposed to his partner Muz whilst on stage at V Festival at Hylands Park in Chelmsford, reported the Daily Mirror. “He talked about loyalty before proposing and how his girlfriend had been with him since the start of his career and stood by him,” a source said. Apparently, when she said ‘yes’, the crowd cheered and applauded. Fans have also

  • Tariq Anwar

    NCP says India’s strategy to be blamed for NSA talks cancellation

    New Delhi : The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Sunday said that the Indian Government’s foreign policy strategy had to be blamed for the cancellation of the NSA-level talks that were scheduled to be held in New Delhi today and tomorrow.

  • Shabir Shah

    ED issues summons to Shabir Shah over terror financing

    New Delhi : The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued fresh summons to Kashmiri separatist leader Shabir Shah, at present in Delhi, for questioning in connection with a decade-old case of terror financing through ‘hawala channel’.

  • Ram Vilas Paswan

    NDA eyeing division in Muslim-Yadav vote bank in Bihar

    New Delhi: Locked in a keen contest with the grand alliance of JDU, RJD and Congress in Bihar, NDA is eyeing at the division in Muslim-Yadav combination besides banking on the development plank of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his “appeal” among the youth.