Free Press Journal
  • How not to counter homophobia

    New York: The argument that sexual orientation is inborn may not be the most effective way to promote more positive attitudes toward lesbian, gay and bisexual people, says a new study.

  • Jayalalithaa

    Get fishermen released from Sri Lanka: Jayalalithaa

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has expressed regret over the detention of 104 Indian fishermen in Sri Lanka and urged New Delhi to take steps to get them released.

  • Facebook delays launch of Oculus touch controllers

    New York: While Oculus “Rift” — a Virtual Reality (VR) device — is set for a launch in the first quarter of this year, Facebook has decided to delay the launch of touch controllers till later in 2016.

  • NASA

    Green technologies can save airlines $250 billions: NASA

    Washington: A new green-related technologies developed and refined by NASA’s aeronautics researchers during the past six years can help commercial airlines save more than $250 billion dollars.

  • Election Commission

    West Bengal polls: EC seeks nod for delimitation in enclaves

    New Delhi: The Election Commission has urged the government to allow it to carry out a limited delimitation exercise in West Bengal to ensure voting rights to people who came to India following exchange of enclaves between India and Bangladesh. The term of the 294-member West Bengal Assembly ends on May 29 and elections are likely to be held before that.

  • ISIS

    Terrorist in new ISIS video may be of Indian-origin

    London: The terrorist dubbed “new Jihadi John” and appeared in the latest Islamic State (ISIS) video threatening attacks on the UK is believed to be Indian-origin British Muslim convert, media reports said today.

  • Martin Guptill’s fireworks help Kiwis seal ODI series 3-1 against Lanka

    Mount Maunganui : Opener Martin Guptill continued his rich vein of form as he smashed a century to help New Zealand clinch the five-match ODI series 3-1 against Sri Lanka after beating the Angelo Mathews-led side by 36 runs in the final match at the Bay Oval on Tuesday.

  • Remo ready for probe; bail plea hearing posted to Jan 7

    Panaji: Pop singer Remo Fernandes today told a local court that he is ready for a probe into the charge against him of verbally abusing a girl after she was allegedly hit by his son’s car but said the police had never called him for his statement. “I have sworn in the affidavit (before the court) that I am in Goa. Has investigating officer issued notice to me? What investigating officer has done

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Kejriwal, others gave false statements against me: Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today recorded his statement in a Delhi court in a criminal defamation complaint filed by him against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and five other AAP leaders, accusing them of making false statements against him and his family members. During the recording of his statement, Jaitley told Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Sanjay Khanagwal that Kejriwal and these five persons had given “false” and “defamatory” statements against him and his

  • Anand Sharma

    Consult opposition on Pathankot attack: Congress tells Modi

    New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to consult opposition parties on the terror attack on the Pathankot Air Force Base in Punjab in which seven security personnel have been killed.

  • Deepika Padukone

    Top 10 hits of birthday girl Deepika Padukone

    She is the Numero Uno heroine today and no one is debating it anymore. There is no reason for anyone to do that either. After all with multiple hits in a row, Deepika is indeed on the top of her game. With Bajirao Mastani hitting the bull’s eye as well, here is looking at the Top-10 Hits of B-Town’s crown holder, Deepika Padukone.

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    2015 was a very interesting year for me – Sunny Leone

    How has 2015 treated you? What are the best/worst things that happened in your career this year?
    2015 was a very interesting year for me. There were lots of up and some downs. The best happening for me was the release of my film Ek Paheli Leela. I got a chance to showcase myself differently.

  • Arjun Kapoor

    Arjun Kapoor replaces Sushant Singh Rajput in Half Girlfriend

    While we recently got a glimpse of Arjun Kapoor in the recently released image of Ki And Ka, the actor is also simultaneously preparing for his next. Arjun Kapoor has stepped into the shoes of the leading man in Half Girlfriend, after Sushant Singh Rajput walked out of the Mohit Suri directorial.

  • Rs 240 cr for land, rehab of Gosikhurd project-affected: Govt

    Nagpur: Maharashtra government will immediately release Rs 240 crore for land acquisition and rehabilitation of those displaced due to Gosikhurd irrigation project, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said. He has also directed officials to stick to time schedule for completing the project.

  • Ashutosh Gowariker to make a film on Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    After Hollywood’s recreated version of the fairytale, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Snow White and the Huntsman), the story of this princess has got many Bollywood filmmakers intrigued. One of them is popular filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker.