Free Press Journal
  • Azhar Ali

    Azhar Ali wants to enforce Pakistan’s attacking brand of cricket

    Karachi : Pakistan ODI skipper Azhar Ali has revealed that his sole aim is to impose an attacking brand of cricket for which he needs to set the tone for the team’s style of play. PakPassion.net quoted the 30-year-old, as saying that he can’t keep talking about the brand of cricket but needs to play the way he wants the team to play. Ali said he was overjoyed at breaking the record for the

  • Sheila Dikshit

    Water tanker scam: FIR recommended against Sheila Dikshit, others

    New Delhi: Delhi Law Minister Kapil Mishra today urged Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to order an FIR against former chief minister Sheila Dikshit and others in connection with an alleged scam in hiring water tankers which caused a loss of Rs 400 crore to the state exchequer. Mishra, who also holds the charge of Chairman of Delhi Jal Board, had on June 19 formed a ‘Fact-Finding Committee’ to look into the hiring of

  • Ambika Soni

    Backroom channels should have been activated: Congress on NSA talks

    Srinagar: Congress leader Ambika Soni on Friday said that backroom channels of communication should have been activated between India and Pakistan before reaching the final understanding on to hold talks at the NSA level.

  • Oscar Pistorius

    Oscar Pistorius parole review on September 18

    Johannesburg: The family of South African para-athlete Oscar Pistorius has announced that the date of his parole board review has been set for September 18, when a decision will be taken on whether to release him to serve the remainder of his five-year sentence under house arrest for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend.

  • Axar Patel

    India A beat South Africa A, win two-match series

    Krishnagiri (Kerala): An excellent bowling performance, highlighted by left-arm spinner Axar Patel’s supreme figures of 4-0, helped India A win the second and final four-day cricket match by an innings and 81 runs at the Krishnagiri Stadium here on Friday and thus clinch the two-match series 1-0.

  • caitlyn jenner

    Caitlyn Jenner wants a guy who treats her like a woman

    Washington: Caitlyn Jenner has recently revealed that she wishes to be treated like a normal woman. Talking to her friend, Jenny Boylan, in the promo clip of ‘I Am Cait’, the 65-year-old reality star said it would be very attractive to have a guy who treats her like a woman, reports E! Online.

  • Usain Bolt

    Usain Bolt shows he is still the sprint king

    Johannesburg : Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has said that he wants to prove to the world and to American competitor Justin Gatlin that he is still the `Sprint-king`, following his 200meters victory over the latter. Six-time Olympic champion insisted that he never had a doubt about this and added that his only worry was the fact he didn’t race sharp, Sports24 reports. Bolt, 29, has expressed his doubt about participating in the next World

  • Sensex

    Global cues buoys markets, Sensex provisionally up 

    Mumbai: Healthy growth in Chinese exchanges and US economy, coupled with attractive valuations, buoyed investor sentiment in Indian equity markets propelling a barometer index to gain 139 points on Friday.

  • pg4-khadse

    Is state mulling reservation for Muslims in education?

    Mumbai: The state government might accept the demand of granting reservation for Muslims in education, minority affairs minister Eknath Khadse (in pic) has said. “The state government is studying all the demands regarding reservations. The Advocate General is studying all the aspects of such decisions so that the decisions should stand in court if challenged,” Khadse said, when asked about the steps the government is taking regarding the demand for reservation from

  • Amitabh bachchan

    Hrishi da was godfather to us: Amitabh Bachchan

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who worked with Hrishikesh Mukherjee in nine films including “Anand” and “Chupke Chupke”, called the ace director his “godfather.” On Mukherjee’s ninth death anniversary, Bachchan, 72, said his kind of cinema will be missed.

  • Pep Guardiola

    Easy start for Guardiola’s Bayern after CL draw

    Monaco: Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola could be satisfied with the draw for this season’s European Champions League group phase as the Spaniard starts his third year with the German football champions with a big, and until now unfulfilled, dream – to win the treble with Bayern.

  • Gareth Bale

    Gareth Bale needs goals as Real Madrid entertain Betis

    Madrid: Real Madrid’s players know they have to find their scoring boots when they play their first home game of the new season against newly-promoted Real Betis on Saturday.

  • Barcelona trident back to face Malaga

    Barcelona: Lional Messi, crowned as the best player in Europe for the 2014-2015 season, will be aiming to add to his reputation when his FC Barcelona side entertain Malaga at home in a La Liga match on Saturday.

  • Nestle

    Nestle accused of using slave-caught fish in cat food

    New York: Swiss food giant Nestle is being sued in the US for allegedly knowingly allowing its Fancy Feast cat food to contain fish from a Thai supplier that uses slave labour. Pet food buyers who filed the class action lawsuit yesterday in US federal court in Los Angeles seek to represent all California consumers of Fancy Feast who would not have purchased the product had they known it had ties to slave

  • BCCI

    No major decisions at BCCI finance committee meeting

    Kolkata: No major decisions could be taken at the Finance Committee meeting of the BCCI here today apart from the Annual Accounts being passed due to the absence of its Chairman Jyotiraditya Scindia.

  • Himmat Rai

    Himmat Rai jumps to tied 22nd in Ciputra Golfpreneur

    Jakarta: Indian golfer Himmat Rai jumped 13 places to be tied 22nd after scoring three-under 69 in the third round of the Ciputra Golfpreneur Tournament at the Damai Indah Golf course here on Friday.

  • Vodafone

    Vodafone India to roll out 4G by 2015 end

    New Delhi: Vodafone India will launch its 4G services by end of 2015 in “important data markets” including Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Kochi, a company statement said here on Friday.