Free Press Journal
  • Hyundai

    Hyundai forecasts lowest sales growth in 10 years

    Seoul: South Korea’s largest automakers, Hyundai Motor and its affiliate Kia, have forecast their slowest sales growth in a decade for 2016, due to slumping demand in China and a strong Korean won. The two companies estimated combined total sales of 8.13 million cars worldwide this year, compared to about 8.0 million in 2015, Chung Mong-Koo, who heads the Hyundai Motor Group, said in a message to employees on today.

  • Short kiss or long kiss, how does it matter, questions Sanjay Suri

    New Delhi: Actor-producer Sanjay Suri feels the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) was “regressive” in omitting a few intimate scenes from his forthcoming film “Chauranga”. He wonders how does it matter if a film features “a short kiss or a long kiss”.

  • Adnan Sami celebrates being Indian

    Karachi : Adnan Sami recently hoisted the Indian flag at his residence in India’s Mumbai city to celebrate his newly granted citizenship.

  • New lightweight robot can climb walls!

    Berlin: Researchers at Disney have developed a light-weight remote-controlled robot with 3D printed parts that can climb up walls quickly and with agility.

  • Samsung

    Samsung strengthens foldable smartphone patent

    New York: South Korean electronics giant Samsung got a patent application published by the US Patent and Trademark Office related to foldable phones that may have features like a hologram and a projector.

  • Arrest

    Selfie with victim lands robber in jail

    New York: Police in California arrested an 18-year-old man, accused of robbery, after he exchanged a Snapchat selfie he took with one of the victims.

  • Shinzo Abe

    Shinzo Abe won’t dissolve lower house for snap elections

    Tokyo: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday said he was not planning to dissolve the lower house of parliament and call a snap election ahead of the triennial upper house elections this summer.

  • Donald Trump

    Don’t mess with Donald Trump’s hair

    Melbourne : TV and film hairstylist Amy Lasch, who has worked on the set for the first two seasons of ‘The Apprentice’, has revealed some interesting facts about Donald Trump’s locks.

  • Children aged four to 10 eat 22 kg sugar annually: study

    London:  Children between the ages of four and 10 years consume 22 kilogrammes of sugar every year, an amount
    equivalent to the average weight of a five-year old, according to a public health campaign in the UK.

  • Udhampur terror attack

    Judicial remand of Udhampur terror attack accused extended

    Jammu: A special National investigation Agency (NIA) court here on Monday has extended the judicial remand of Udhampur terror attack accused Muhammad Naveed and his five accomplices by 13 days, police said.

  • Ajit Doval

    NSA Ajit Doval briefs PM Modi on Pathankot attack

    New Delhi: National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the terrorist attacks at Pathankot’s air base and the Indian consulate in Afghanistan’s Mazar-i-Sharif during the high-level security meeting held at the latter’s official 7, Race Course Road (RCR) residence here on Monday.

  • Cate Blanchett dances onstage after winning award

    Los Angeles: Actress Cate Blanchett danced in joy after winning an honour at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards gala for her role in critically acclaimed movie “Carol”.

  • Manipur quake: 100 injured, army, air force start rescue ops

    Imphal:  At least 6 people were killed and over 100 injured as a strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake with epicentre in Manipur today hit the northeastern region, causing damage to many buildings and spreading panic.

  • Pranab Mukherjee

    President Mukherjee to visit West Bengal

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will visit West Bengal for two days beginning tomorrow during which he will inaugurate the 200th birth anniversary of Pandit Madan Mohan Tarkalankar at Bilwagram, Nadia.