Free Press Journal
  • Somnath slams BJP for fostering intolerance

    Kolkata: Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of promoting religious divide. “Attempts are being made to create division among the people. And using that divide, an atmosphere of fear is being created. There is no doubt that those who are in power at the centre, if not directly, are indirectly assisting (this),” said Chatterjee.

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    Sachin Dev Burman always young

    Had mankind be gifted with immortality, Sachin Dev Burman aka Dada Burman, who was from the royal family of Tripura, would not have had his 40th death anniversary on October 31, and would have completed a sprightly and musically youthful 109 years on October 1!

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    Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan bond on SRK’s birthday

    Putting an end to all the rumours of an alleged cold war between the two Khans, Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan recently went on record to not only praise each other’s work but were seen at events like Arpita Khan’s wedding together. And now, when Shah Rukh Khan turned 50 a day ago, Salman Khan decided to wish the superstar in his unique style. He not only visited the actor to

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    Priyanshu Chatterjee to play a vital role in Hate Story 3

    Readers may know that we had reported about Hate Story 3, a film that’s being directed by Vishal Pandya and stars Daisy Shah, Zarine Khan, Sharman Joshi and Karan Singh Grover in the lead. As per reliable sources, besides the aforementioned cast, there is also Priyanshu Chatterjee, who will be seen in a ‘vital role’ (read ‘turning point’) in the film. When we spoke to Vishal Pandya in order to confirm the presence of

  • Rajnikanth-Amitabh Bachchan

    Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan together in Robot 2

    India’s two greatest living icons of cinema together in the same film. We’re talking about none other than Rajinikanth, the Emperor of Tamil cinema, and Amitabh Bachchan, the Shahenshah of desi entertainment. The two are all set to come together for the sequel to director Shankar’s 2010 blockbuster Robot which became a historic hit in the South.

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    Parambrata Chatterjee in a tribute to Gulzar

    Parambrata has completed two Hindi films since Kahaani, one is Traffic the Hindi remake of the Malayalam drama-thriller directed by Rajesh Pillai. The actor has also completed homage to the cinema of Gulzar called Yaara Silly Silly.

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    No Sanjay Dutt in Sultan

    News about Sanjay Dutt to be cast as Salman Khan’s mentor in the much talked-about Sultan are not only incorrect but also misleading. Says a source close to the project, “Salman never indicated that he wanted Sanjay Dutt to be in the film. There is no question of signing Sanjay Dutt or anyone else until the leading lady is in place.”

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    Prem Ratan Dhan Payo is inspired by Raja Aur Runk

    Sooraj Barjatya’s eagerly anticipated Diwali bonanza Prem Ratan Dhan Payo is actually a variation on Mark Twain’s The Prince & The Pauper where two lookalike heroes, a commoner and a royalty, exchange places to see what the other one’s life feels like. The two roles are played by Salman Khan.

  • Injured Ben Stokes ruled out of bowling in third Test

    Johannesburg: England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been ruled out of bowling any further in the ongoing third Test against Pakistan after suffering a shoulder injury. The 24-year-old left the field in great discomfort after falling on his right shoulder while fielding on Day one in Sharjah. The team spokesman confirmed Stokes had suffered injury to his right shoulder and said that the specialist would be looking at his scans overnight. He also said that

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    India has never been intolerant, reiterates Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi : Accusing the Congress of highlighting the ‘growing intolerance’ to gain political mileage, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday reiterated that India has never been intolerant and will never be intolerant.

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    Why public mood changed in a year: Shiv Sena asks BJP

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Tuesday urged Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to ponder why the public mood changed in one year since the assembly polls as is evident in the results of Sunday’s elections to around 60 big and small civic bodies across Maharashtra.

  • Sena hints at truce with BJP after bitterly fought KDMC polls

    Mumbai: A day after it emerged as the single largest party but fell short of a majority in Kalyan-Dombivali Municipal Corporation (KDMC), the Shiv Sena today hinted at a truce with BJP, saying whatever happens during polls is temporary.

  • ‘Drunk’ cop molests woman in Mumbai, arrested

    Mumbai: A police constable in Mumbai has been arrested and suspended for allegedly molesting and assaulting a woman while he was in an inebriated state, a senior police official said today. Constable Pravin Nalawade was suspended last night with immediate effect for molesting and assaulting the woman in Andheri’s Marol area, Mumbai’s Joint Police Commissioner Deven Bharti said. The accused police personnel was allegedly drunk last night at around 9.30 PM when a passerby saw him

  • ‘Need more participation in WC to make cricket a global sport’

    New York : Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar Tendulkar feels cricket might be the second most popular sport in the world but in order to make it a global sport more countries need to play in the game’s showpiece event, the ICC World Cup.

  • Lin Dan headlines Rio 2016 badminton test event

    Rio de Janeiro: China’s five-time world champion and dual Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan will be the star attraction of the Rio 2016 badminton test event later this month. The 32-year-old has been confirmed for the tournament at the Riocentro venue from November 24 to 29, Brazilian media reported on Monday, reports Xinhua. Lin, considered one of badminton’s greatest ever players, will be aiming for a hat-trick of Olympic gold medals next year

  • Road to Leh- A Heaven to be explored

    If you are a travel freak you must go, if you have never travelled to an offbeat destination, then you should not miss it for anything. The road to Leh is fondly known as the ‘Road to Heaven’ by the ones who are lucky enough to experience the heavenly journey to this beautiful place. Open only for a small part of the year, the road is taken by enthusiasts from all over