Free Press Journal
  • Cricketer Yuvraj Singh gets engaged to actress Hazel Keech

    The ace cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who is known for ‘blowing maiden overs’, has now been ‘bowled over by a maiden’. The maiden here is none other than the gorgeous actress Hazel Keech (who was last seen in the Salman Khan starrer Bodyguard). Yuvraj Singh got engaged to her in Bali recently. After playing the typical ‘yes-yes-no-no’ game, the couple finally decided to put all the rumors to rest by officially getting engaged

  • Pinga Song, Bajirao Mastani

    First look of Bajirao Mastanis song “Pinga”

    Sanjay Leela Bhansali is one filmmaker whose films always promise to be larger than life and rich in grandeur and colour. His upcoming film Bajirao Mastani is no different. Till now, whatever one has seen of the film, be it the ‘looks’ of its lead star cast viz. Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone or the film’s posters, everything has been nothing short of being ‘grand’.

  • Security beefed up across Maha in wake of Paris attacks

    Mumbai: In the wake of deadly terror strike in Paris, security was today stepped up around major establishments across various cities of Maharashtra, including Mumbai which has been often targeted by terrorists. “All police units have been asked to review and access control measures at places with heavy footfall,” Director General of Police, Maharashtra, Praveen Dixit said.

  • Deepika Padukone

    Working with Ranbir makes one better person: Deepika Padukone

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone has collaborated with ex-boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor on three films and the actress says it is a pleasure to work with the actor as it has helped her evolve into a better person. Ranbir and Deepika, who made their Bollywood debut eight years ago with “Saawariya” and “Om Shanti Om”, have worked together on “Bachna Ae Haseeno” and “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani” and the latest, Imtiaz Ali’s upcoming romance “Tamasha”.

  • Khloe Kardashian

    Lamar is unaware of brain injury’s cause: Khloe Kardashian

    Los Angeles: Khloe Kardashian says estranged husband Lamar Odom has not been informed about the cause of his brain injury. The 35-year-old basketball star is currently being treated at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre in Los Angeles following a four-day drug and drink binge at a Nevada brothel.

  • Despite differences,no one can doubt Nehru’s intention: Rajnath Singh

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today paid glowing tributes to the country’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, saying despite ideological differences, no one can doubt his intention to work for the welfare of people and nation building. “There are many issues in which we have differences with Nehru. We have differences over his policies, but we can’t doubt his intention to work for the welfare of people and nation building,” he said

  • Student denied annual exam due to non-payment of fees

    Srinagar: A 12th standard girl is facing the risk of losing an academic year after her school in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district refused her the admit card for writing the annual examinations due to non-payment of fees. Abdul Majeed Ganai, father of the girl, said his daughter was supposed to appear for the class 12th annual examination yesterday.


    ‘Selfie with Daughter’ progenitor says campaign lacks impetus

    Chandigarh: The man behind the ‘Selfie with Daughter’ initiative, whose efforts were praised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address at UK’s Wembley Stadium, today said his words have encouraged him further but more work needs to be done in Haryana to give impetus to the ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ campaign.

  • Mamata Banerjee

    Terrorism world’s biggest enemy: Mamata

    Kolkata: Condemning the terror attacks in Paris and Beirut, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday described terrorism as the world’s biggest enemy.

  • heavy rains

    Four dams reaches full

    Tirunelveli: Four dams including Kundaru, Ramanathi, Kadana Nathi and Karuppanathi reached full level following heavy rains in the Western Ghat area, officials said. Dams in Papanaasam, Servallaru and Manimuthaaru had been closed. The entire inflow in the Kadana Nadhi, Karuppanathi and Ramanathi were being discharged. Almost all the lakes in Tuticorin and Tiruneveli districts also became full due to continuous rains.

  • Mufti Mohammad Sayeed

    Education is most critical to uplift Muslims: Sayeed

    Chennai: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed today said “educat onal backwardness” of Muslims was the reason for their inability to progress economically and insisted that education was “most critical” for the uplift of the community. “There is no doubt that educational backwardness is the main reason why we have not been able to progress economically,” he said here in his address at the inaugural summit of the United Economic Forum,

  • CPI, CPI-M MLAs unhappy over Babu leading UK delegation

    Thiruvananthapuram,: Two opposition LDF MLAs, who are part of the 10-member delegation for the UK, have expressed reservations on being part of the trip after learning that Excise Minister K Babu, who is facing bribery charges, will be leading it.

  • IITF an ideal platform for global fraternity: President Mukherjee

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said it is an ideal platform for the global fraternity which has a shared interest in trade relations to enhance peace and prosperity, while inaugurating the 35th India International Trade Fair (IITF) 2015

  • Salman Khurshid

    BJP demands explanation about Khurshid’s statement

    New Delhi: Responding to the former foreign minister and key congress leader Salman Khurshid’s slamming BJP for ignoring Pakistan’s peace overtures in Islamabad on Thursday, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday said that the Congress dispensation should explain if this is Khurshid’s statement or the party’s view.

  • paris attack

    High alert across India;security in foreign missions tightened

    New Delhi:  India was put on high alert today following a series of terror attacks in France in which at least 120 people were killed and police and state governments have been asked to beef up security including at all foreign embassies and consulates. Official sources said police had been asked to increase vigil and post additional police personnel outside all embassies and high commissions here and consulates in different cities across the country.

  • Digambar Kamat

    Opposition, locals’ broadside against DefExpo site in Goa

    Panaji: The opposition, civil society as well as inhabitants of the Naqueri plateau at the picturesque, coastal Betul village in South Goa have opened a broadside against the defence ministry for its insistence on using a large swath of industrial land for hosting the Defence Expo (DefExpo) 2016.

  • Congress slams omission of Nehru’s photo in govt ad

    Hyderabad: Congress MP V Hanumantha Rao today sat on a dharna as he took exception to the absence of a photograph of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in a Children’s Day advertisement brought out by the Union Women and Child Development Ministry.

  • Misbah ul Haq

    Misbah-ul Haq wants an Indo-Pak series before quiting game

    Karachi: Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul Haq today made it clear that he is eager to play a series against India before taking a final decision on his retirement. Talking to the media in Lahore, Misbah said just like everyone else he wanted to witness and play in an India-Pakistan series.