Free Press Journal
  • Women’s culottes

    Pramita Bose profiles women’s culottes that have made it to the high street fashion big-time!

  • Book review: The Eighth Ring

    Featuring some of Kerala’s tallest figures over almost a century, The Eighth Ring is a rich portrait of a remarkable man, his family-clan and their stirring times.

  • Getting intimate

  • The infectious nature of emotions

    One of the reasons for this infectious nature of emotions is empathy. When we see another human being feeling some emotions or experiencing anything, our brain creates the same feelings in our mind, writes DR SHRIRANG BAKHLE.

  • Chilli Rellenos

    A sumptuous buffet

    For a relaxed, fulfilling and hearty buffet dinner with family and friends, The Earthplate is the restaurant to head to, writes GITA HARI.

  • Six best winter treks in Maharashtra

    Winter is the time that all the trekking enthusiasts wait for says RUBINA KHAN who without much ado lists out six happening treks in Maharashtra.

  • Book Review: Karachi Halwa

    This book is a witty but insightful portrayal of Zia ul Haq’s rule in Pakistan. Ambassador Prabhu Dayal shares his recollections of that period and keeps you laughing throughout his account.

  • Timely boost for Indian cinema

    When Indian cinema is redeeming itself offering good roles to our female stars, no winder famous stars of yesteryear are feeling rejuvenated, notes V GANGADHAR.

  • Sanam Re

    Sanam Re – All For Love 

    While he wants to shrug off heartbreak and failure, she refuses to leave anything behind as they step into the new year. YAMI GAUTAM and PULKIT SAMRAT tell VIRAJ SAWANT about the year that was and the one that’s here. 

  • Tigmanshu Dhulia

    Tigmanshu Dhulia plans his next film

    National Award winning Director Tigmanshu Dhulia is all geared up to get behind the camera once again. The topic which has attracted the director this time is the INA Trails also know as The Red Fort Trails which took place in the year 1945.The movie plot will revolve around the first of the joint court martial of Colonel Prem Sahgal, Colonel Gurubaksh Singh Dhillon and Major General Shah Nawaz Khan.

  • Katrina approached me for FITOOR role: Abhishek Kapoor 

    Katrina Kaif approached Abhishek Kapoor for the role of Firdaus as the actress is a fan of Charles Dickens’ celebrated classic “Great Expectations”, the inspiration behind “Fitoor”.

  • A good investment

    Movie memorabilia is an interesting method whereby fans can preserve precious moments from films for a long time, says VIBHA SINGH.

  • Staying alive in polluted Mumbai

    RADHIKA JHAVERI gives an overall perspective of the state of environment in and around Mumbai and what can be done about it.

  • US President Barack Obama

    Obama draws inspiration from Lord Hanuman

    Washington: A statue of the Lord Hanuman is one of the selective items of personal significance that US President Barack Obama carries in his pocket. Obama disclosed this in a YouTube interview on Friday, which the White House scheduled as a way to reach to younger audiences as it promotes the president’s final State of the Union address held on Tuesday. During an interview with YouTube creator Nilsen on Friday, Obama was

  • Iran, EU meet to ‘finalise’ nuclear deal: Mogherini

    Vienna: Iran’s foreign minister and the EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini met today in Vienna to “finalise” last July’s nuclear deal, Mogherini said on Twitter. Her meeting with Mohammad Javad Zarif came ahead of an expected announcement by the UN atomic watchdog that Tehran has complied with the landmark agreement with major powers.

  • 12 suspects arrested for bombings in Jakarta

    Jakarta: The Indonesian police have arrested 12 people allegedly linked with Thursday’s suicide bombing in the capital which killed seven people and injured 20. They also identified five bombers on Saturday, senior police officers said here. National Police Chief General Badrodin Haiti disclosed that the arrests had been conducted since Thursday evening, hours after the gun and bomb attacks at a police station and a Starbucks coffee shop in the heart of

  • Sanctions imposed on Iran to be lifted

    Tehran : Sanctions imposed on Iran by the European Union, the US and the UN are expected to be lifted later Saturday after confirmation of Iran’s fulfilment of commitments to denuclearisation, said Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.  Zarif made this statement as he led an Iranian delegation that arrived in the Austrian capital of Vienna earlier Saturday, according to Iran’s state news agency ISNA.

  • Abhishek Kapoor defines `Fitoor` as deep red rose

    New Delhi: Bollywood director Abhishek Kapoor, who has adapted Charles Dickens’ timeless classic Great Expectations for his latest flick ‘Fitoor’, ha said that ‘Fitoor’ is a passionate story of love. The 44-year-old director was recently in the national capital with his star cast to launch a new song of the movie. In an exclusive interview with ANI, Abhishek shared, “Fitoor’ means obsession and the film which we have tried to make is like a