Free Press Journal
  • Gold

    Gold extends losses on global cues, sluggish demand

    New Delhi: Falling for the second straight day, gold prices drifted by Rs 160 to Rs 25,690 at the bullion market, taking negative cues from the overseas markets amid muted demand from jewellers.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Sharp reactions to CBI raiding Delhi Secretariat

    New Delhi: The CBI raids on Tuesday at the office of the principal secretary to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal have evoked sharp reactions from political leaders with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee terming it “unprecedented”. “Sealing of a chief minister’s office is unprecedented. I am shocked,” Banerjee tweeted.

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    Akshay Kumar does a Balraj Sahni in Airlift

    Remember the evergreen song ‘Ae Meri Zohra Jabeen‘ by Manna Dey? It came at the beginning of Yash Chopra’s film Waqt when Balraj Sahni playing a prosperous entrepreneur breaks into a celebratory song and dance in sheer contentment.

  • Angel Di Maria

    Angel Di Maria sheds light on reason behind Man U departure

    London : Argentina’s star footballer Angel Di Maria has revealed the circumstances that led to his departure from his former club Manchester United just a year after joining it.

  • Telangana announces revival package for Ballarpur Industries

    Hyderabad: Telangana government has announced a revival package for Ballarpur Industries Limited (BILT) at Kamalapur in Warangal district. According to a government order issued yesterday, BILT will get a maximum power subsidy of up to Rs 21 crore per year on supply of pulp wood, besides up to Rs 9 crore subsidy on power.

  • Bajirao Mastani gets U certificate, Dilwale gets UA certificate

    It is going to be a family outing in theaters this weekend. With as many as three open weeks ahead, a Christmas holiday and then a long New Year weekend as well, Bollywood is pretty much looking at a Box Office bonanza from this Friday onwards. Since the target audience is families, as is the case with every Christmas release, just the right films are set for release as well.

  • Will Salman Khan get married soon

    Last week Salman Khan was acquitted of all charges in the hit-and-run case. The honourable court’s verdict will have far-reaching consequences in the Superstar’s life. The most crucial decision pending due to the legal uncertainties that Salman will now take is regarding his marriage.

  • Election Commission

    Majority of candidates ‘under-reporting’ poll expenses: EC

    New Delhi: The majority of candidates contesting polls in India are “under-reporting” their expenses and inadequate laws to regulate political funds may lead to a “fearful” situation where institutions go under the “control of money” and holding fair polls becomes difficult, Chief Election Commissioner(CEC) Nasim Zaidi said today.

  • Get Brian Lara involved, Shane Warne advises West Indies

    Sydney : Legendary Australia leg-spinner Shane Warne believes an intervention from the legendary Brian Lara is warranted in order to save the West Indies’ troubled tour Down Under from becoming a full blown crisis.

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    Back in our times we worked without cell-phones vanity vans monitors – Kajol

    Back in 2010, Kajol had as many as three film releases to her name – My Name Is Khan with her favorite on-screen partner Shah Rukh Khan, We Are Family with friend Karan Johar and Toonpur Ka Superrhero with hubby Ajay Devgn. Five years down the line, she is reuniting with Shah Rukh Khan and her hubby’s favorite director Rohit Shetty with Dilwale. Clearly, a lot has changed in half the decade gone

  • Juvenile Crime

    50 pc increase in cases involving juveniles in 10 yrs: Govt

    New Delhi: An increase of more than 50 per cent was reported in cognisable cases involving juveniles in last ten years, Lok Sabha was informed today. “As per data collected from states and union territories, an increase of 50.6 per cent — from 25,601 cases in 2005 to 38,586 cases in 2014 — in cases under total cognisable crimes registered against juvenile in conflict with law,” Minister of State for Home Haribhai Parathibhai

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    BJP issues whip, asks MPs to be present in Parliament for rest of Winter Session

    New Delhi: With the opposition leaving no stone unturned in blocking the passage of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill in the Parliament, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday issued a whip to its members to be present in both the houses for the next few days of the Winter Session.

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    Daniel and I both want a child – Sunny Leone

    The very sexy Sunny Leone is planning to become a mother soon. Apparently Sunny and her husband Daniel Weber have been planning to become parents for a very long time, but have not been able to find the right time for Sunny to take that break amidst her hectic schedule.

  • India, US to share terror intelligence, watch-list info

    New Delhi: India and the United States have agreed to finalise a pact to expand intelligence sharing and terrorist watch-list information. Minister of State for Home Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary said that at the first India-US Strategic and Commercial Ministerial Dialogue held in Washington on September 22, 2015, a joint declaration on combating terrorism was issued.

  • Ram Naik

    Naik gives ascent to UP Revenue Code (Amendment) Ordinance

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik today gave his assent to UP Revenue Code (Amendment) Ordinance 2015, a Raj Bhawan spokesman said here. The state government had sent the ordinance to the Governor for his approval for the amendment in UP Revenue Code 2006. The Governor took the decision keeping in view the urgency of the subject as there was possibility of convening winter session of UP Assembly in the last week of

  • Dilip Kumar is pillar of our film industry: Shah Rukh

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan has always idolised veteran actor Dilip Kumar and considers him a pillar of strength for the film industry . The 50-year-old “Happy New Year” actor said even tags like “icon” are small for Kumar and him getting the honour of Padma Vibhushan calls for a big celebration.

  • Loksabha

    Heated exchanges in LS over Dalits

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha today witnessed heated exchanges as Congress members alleged “atrocities” on dalits in Punjab, evoking a sharp response from the government as well as the state’s ruling party Shiromani Akali Dal which accused the opposition of “misleading” the House. The House saw a walkout by Congress, Trinamool Congress and RJD over the issue.

  • Rajya Sabha, Monsoon season

    CBI raids, Arunachal cause ruckus in Rajya Sabha

    New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday witnessed a ruckus over CBI raids at the Delhi chief minister’s office as well as convening of the Arunachal Pradesh assembly session by the governor, forcing four adjournments in the pre-lunch session.