Free Press Journal
  • Sonali Bendre

    Sonali to live stream the launch of her book

    Sonali Bendre – Behl who is gearing up for the launch of her book ‘The Modern Gurukul’ in New Delhi, has a special treat for her fans. The actress turned writer is going to live stream the launch of her book on Periscope.

  • Akshay Kumar

    Akshay Kumar dons a new avatar for RUSTOM

    Akshay Kumar will be seen in a brand new avatar in Shital Bhatia and Neeraj Pandey’s RUSTOM, which will release on the weekend of Independence Day 2016, under the banner of Friday Filmworks. After the success of SPECIAL 26 and BABY, RUSTOM will mark yet another project where the ‘Hit’ trio would be coming together to mesmerize the audience.

  • SRK with Kajol

    SRK, Kajol create magic all over again 

    Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol are all set to woo their fans with a new track ‘Gerua’ from their up-coming film DILWALE. Speaking about the track, King Khan said, “Since Kajol and I are coming back together on-screen after years, Rohit felt that we should try and make Gerua stand out better than all the other songs we have done earlier. We have done many beautiful songs are really fortunate to have done

  • Black money

    Black money: CBDT reviews HSBC accounts, ICIJ cases

    New Delhi: The CBDT today reviewed some important black money and tax evasion probes being conducted by the Income Tax department, including the HSBC Geneva banks list and few others where it is suspected that Indians have stashed assets abroad. Officials said the apex policy-making body of the tax department took stock of the investigations in these cases and sought a coordinated and prompt filing of prosecution cases, especially of those which are

  • HC seeks govt reply on DDCA plea against entertainment tax law

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court today sought the AAP government’s response on DDCA’s plea challenging the latest changes in Delhi’s entertainment tax laws providing for levying tax on sponsorship and advertisement revenue retrospectively from 1998. A bench of justices Badar Durrez Ahmed and Sanjeev Sachdeva issued notice to the Delhi government and sought its reply on a plea by Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) which has sought quashing of the amendments to

  • BCCI

    Decision on Indo-Pak series soon, says BCCI

    Mumbai: The cricket fans will have to wait a few more days to find out whether the iconic bilateral series between arch-rivals India and Pakistan would go ahead next month. “Wait for a couple of more days,” was the cryptic retort by BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur to a reporter’s query on the issue after fresh talks have taken place between the heads of the two countries’ cricket boards.

  • Anirban Lahiri misses caddie, makes a disappointing start

    Dubai: Anirban Lahiri, hoping for a solid start to his final European Tour event of the year, got off to a very modest start in the first round of the DP World Tour Championships with a one-over 73, here today. Lahiri, the only rookie to have won two events this year at the Malaysian Open and the Hero Indian Open, also admitted he missed his regular caddie, Rajiv Kumar, who could not make

  • Michael Clarke

    Clarke slams Hayden, Symonds, Buchanan in Ashes Diary

    Melbourne:  Former Australia skipper Michael Clarke launched a blistering attack on former teammates Matthew Hayden and Andrew Symonds and even slammed John Buchanan, saying his dog could have done as good a job as the former national coach.

  • Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar being garlanded during an election rally in Raghopur, Bihar on Friday.

    Bihar elections reflected the mood of the entire nation: Congress

    Jammu: Asserting that the verdict of Bihar elections reflected the mood and feelings of the entire nation, Jammu and Kashmir Congress Chief G A Mir today said the state’s electorate have shown the way to people of the country. “The verdict of Bihar elections has reflected the mood and feelings of the entire nation,” Mir said while addressing a gathering of Congressmen, who paid rich tributes to the former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi

  • Subramaniam Swamy

    Swamy targets Jaitley on black money, inflation

    Ahmedabad: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy today targeted Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on black money and inflation, saying the mechanism adopted for repatriating the illegal wealth stashed abroad will not serve the intended purpose. “I have suggested in a letter to the government (about) six steps to bring back the black money stashed abroad. But the way adopted by Finance Minister will not bring back black money,” he said in reply to a question

  • South actress Kriti Kharbanda in ‘Raaz 4’

    Mumbai: South actress Kriti Kharbanda will be seen romancing actor Emraan Hashmi in the fourth instalment of “Raaz”. Kriti, who has acted in Kannada and Telugu films, is now making her debut in Tamil and Hindi cinema. Besides this, Gaurav Arora who was reportedly dating actress Kriti Sanon has also been signed for “Raaz 4”. “We have got Kriti and Gaurav for ‘Raaz 4’. They both are good and fit the bill. It

  • AIIMS to develop cheaper cancer drugs with French

    New Delhi: AIIMS in collaboration with France-based FAM-Medical Academy Foundation and the French Embassy in India have decided to develop cheaper cancer and cardiovascular drugs. Also, an exchange programme for researchers of both the countries to learn from each other in the fields of infection and neurological diseases will be initiated. “France and India share a long tradition of cooperation in sciences and technology based on more than 60 years of history. The

  • Paris summit: Youths warn of disastrous impact

    New Delhi:Youths of four nations including India have warned that failure to reach an accord in the upcoming Paris climate change summit will not only have “disastrous” impact on environmental issues but will also undermine key social problems. The view was highlighted in a new climate change report “Climate Action: Youth Voices” in which youths were approached to ascertain their view and knowledge on climate change and the forthcoming conference in Paris.

  • Chhota Rajan sent to Tihar jail

    New Delhi: Long-absconding underworld don Rajendra Sadashiv Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan was sent in judicial custody to Tihar jail by a Delhi court on Wednesday in a fake passport case, a CBI official said.

  • 35 killed in rain-related incidents in AP in a week

    Hyderabad: As many as 35 people lost their lives in various rain-related incidents as incessant rains, triggered by north east monsoon, battered several districts of Andhra Pradesh during the past one week, a top official said today. 35 people were killed in different rain-related incidents like wall collapses in several districts which bore the brunt of the heavy downpour, Parakala Prabhakar, Advisor (Communications), told PTI.

  • IS recruit case: HC asks NIA to respond on Majeed’s bail plea

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today asked National Investigation Agency (NIA) to respond to a petition filed by alleged IS recruit Areeb Majeed seeking bail on technical grounds. A division bench of Justices R V More and V L Achliya asked NIA to respond to Majeed’s plea and posted it for hearing on November 23. Advocate Mubin Solkar, appearing for Majeed, told the HC that the petition was filed in June and since

  • Goibibo co-founder Deepak Tuli joins MakeMyTrip as senior VP

    Mumbai: Online travel company MakeMyTrip today appointed Deepak Tuli, former co-founder and COO at Goibibo, as Senior Vice-President-Growth Business. In his new role, Tuli will focus on building and implementing strategies for growing new business lines in the accommodations segment for the company, MakeMyTrip said in a release issued here.