Free Press Journal
  • I am sure Sushant will be fantastic as Dhoni: John Abraham

    Mumbai: John Abraham, who shares a great bond with Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, is happy with the film being made on him and thinks actor Sushant Singh Rajput will do a great job. “M S Dhoni: The Untold Story” is an upcoming biopic directed by Neeraj Pandey.

  • Salman Khan

    Good scripts Salman’s top priority as producer

    Mumbai: Salman Khan is taking the producer in him seriously as the superstar says he will only back content-driven projects. The 49-year-old actor whose banner, Salman Khan Films (SKF) has already achieved a blockbuster this year with “Bajrangi Bhaijaan,” said he wants to produce good movies.

  • Meat ban

    Meat ban: Shiv Sena hits out at Jain community

    Mumbai: Slamming Jains for their insistence on banning sale of meat during their festival ‘Paryushan’, the Shiv Sena today said the community’s stance on practicing “non-violence” comes as a surprise now as they purportedly supported violence during the 1993 riots in the city. The party accused the Jains of doing a volte-face for altering their position on “non-violence”. “Until now, only fanatic Muslims used to bully people in the name of religion. If

  • Beyonce

    Beyonce Knowles shows bare back in racy photoshoot

    Los Angeles: Singer Beyonce Knowles has bared her back in in a steamy new photoshoot.  The 34-year-old showed off her curves for the September issue of Flaunt magazine as she was photographed in a swimming pool, reports aceshowbiz.com. In the topless photograph, the “Run the world” hitmaker showed her back to the camera while she was facing a bush nearby. Knowles wore her pendulum necklace backwards. Another image of Knowles for the

  • Meghna Gulzar

    Not riding on scandal with Talvar: Meghna Gulzar

    New Delhi: “Talvar”, which is inspired by the sensational Aarushi Talwar-Hemraj murder case in 2008, is not an attempt to cash in on the scandal, says director Meghna Gulzar.

  • Sonakshi Sinha

    Sonakshi Sinha credits Salman Khan for completing 5 years in Bollywood

    Mumbai: As her debut film “Dabangg” celebrates its fifth anniversary today, Sonakshi Sinha thanked Salman Khan for giving her a break in Bollywood. The 28-year-old actress is shooting for “Force 2” in Budapest with John Abraham. “10 sept – 5 yrs since Dabangg… Which means 5 years of Sonakshi! I am because of you, thank you for sharing this amazing journey with me. “Dabangg to Force 2.. Owe it all to @BeingSalmanKhan and @arbaazSkhan! Thank

  • Sooraj Pancholi

    Will take time to become star : Sooraj Pancholi

    Mumbai: Newcomer Sooraj Pancholi says he is grateful to his mentor Bollywood superstar Salman Khan for considering him as a star and he wants to learn time management from him.

  • Manish Tewari

    Manish Tewari wants Saudi Arabia to strip its rape accused diplomat of immunity

    New Delhi : Congress leader Manish Tewari on Thursday said if the Saudi diplomat who has been accused of raping two Nepalese women in Gurgaon has fled India, then it would amount to a rape of the criminal justice system of the nation. “The Saudi Government should immediately strip him of his diplomatic immunity and they should hand him over to India. The Indian Government, which has a history of aiding and abetting

  • Mahindra SUV TUV300

    Mahindra bets big through launch of compact SUV TUV300

    New Delhi: Mumbai-based Mahindra and Mahindra is all set to launch its latest compact SUV, named the TUV 300, in the domestic market. Being a late entrant in the SUV segment, the Mahindra TUV 300 is expected to be priced between 6.5 lakh to 9.5 lakh. The TUV 300 will be manufactured at the company’s plant situated in Chakan, Maharashtra. In the last one year, the utility vehicle segment saw a continuous decline in the

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tributes at Rajghat on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary, in New Delhi on Friday. PTI

    ‘Hawalabaaz’ disrupting Parliament because of strong black money laws: PM Modi

    Bhopal : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday criticised the Congress Party for disrupting Parliament and described them as a group of ‘Hawalabaaz’ who are terrorised due to strong black money laws initiated by his government. “The strong laws on the black money have disturbed the ‘Hawalabaaz’. They are feeling the heat and the threat, and that is why these groups of Hawalabaaz are disrupting the democratic system,” said Prime Minister Modi while

  • Bhagwant Mann

    Bhagwant Mann expresses concern over Chicago hate-crime incident

    Chandigarh : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Bhagwant Mann on Thursday dubbed the attack on an elderly Sikh-American in Chicago as extremely unfortunate and asked the concerned authorities to take this issue seriously.

  • Two girls suffocate to death in Gurgaon car

    Gurgaon: Two minor girls were suffocated to death after getting locked in their family’s car in Haryana’s Gurgaon city, police said on Thursday. The girls, Himanshi, 4, and her sister Pinki, 2, locked themselves in while playing hide-and-seek on Wednesday, police said. According to police, the incident came to light when their father began looking for them. He found them in an unconscious state in his car when he was planning to

  • Akhilesh Yadav

    UP eyes 40 investment pacts worth over Rs 33,000 cr

    Mumbai: Uttar Pradesh expects to sign as many as 40 agreements entailing investments worth of over Rs 33,000 crore across diverse sectors, a senior official said.

  • Subramanian Swamy

    India wasting too much time on Pakistan: Subramanian Swamy

    New Delhi : BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said India is wasting too much time on Pakistan, even as the two Director Generals of the border troops began a meeting here. “We are wasting too much of time on Pakistan. Two policemen meeting, how is that of any national importance. They (Pakistan) are screaming so that we reply and they can get a status of equality,” Swamy told ANI. “Let them do whatever

  • CPI-M plants trees in Tripura to mark party leader’s centenary

    Agartala: In a unique move, leaders and members of the ruling CPI-M planted over 163,000 saplings across Tripura to mark the birth centenary of former chief minister Dasaratha Deb, a party official said on Thursday. “During the past two-and-a-half months, our leaders and party members have planted over 163,000 saplings across Tripura as part of the centenary celebrations of Deb, a father figure for the communist movement in the north-eastern state,” Communist

  • China, Blast

    China blasts toll rises to 164

    Beijing: The toll in the warehouse explosions in China’s Tianjin city ros to 164 on Thursday, with nine people still missing, the rescue authorities said. The victims include 98 firefighters, 11 policemen and 55 civilians. Hundreds still remain in hospital, Xinhua news agency reported. Two blasts ripped through a warehouse at around 11.30 p.m. on August 12 in Tianjin Port, where large amounts of toxic chemicals, including around 700 tonnes of sodium

  • European Union

    Cuba, EU resume talks on normalising ties

    Havana: Cuba and the European Union (EU) launched a fifth round of talks in Havana on Wednesday on normalizing ties, paving the way for unrestricted trade and political cooperation.

  • Flesh Trade

    Maharashtra: 2 minor sisters rescued from flesh trade, mother held

    Thane (Maharashtra): Two minor sisters have been rescued from flesh trade in Munirpada area of Shilphata here, following which their mother was arrested. Acting on a tip-off, with the help of a non-government organisation, police on September 8 raided premises in Daighar and arrested two women, including the victims’ mother for allegedly running a brothel, Senior Police Inspector of Anti-Human Trafficking Cell, S I Shaikh said. The victims aged 16 and 17 respectively were rescued from