Free Press Journal
  • Cliffhanger Philippine presidential election race begins

     Manila: A cliffhanger race to lead the Philippines began today with the adopted daughter of a dead movie star and a tough-talking politician who claims to kill criminals among the top contenders.

  • Google to launch New Age virtual reality headset soon

    New York: In a bid to take the virtual reality (VR) experience to a new high, Google is reportedly developing a new smartphone-assisted VR headset that will have better sensors, lenses and a more solid plastic casing for its users.

  • All drive tests done objectively, in transparent manner: TRAI

    New Delhi: After telecom companies went into near chaos after TRAI’s regulation ordering equality on data prices, Chairman R.S. Sharma on Tuesday said that all drive tests were done objectively and in a transparent manner.

  • Overly critical parents lead to persistence of ADHD in kids

    New York: Usually, children with symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorders (ADHD), a common behavioural disorder in kids, like poor concentration, hyperactivity and learning difficulties, tend to improve with age.

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    Meteorite death, tracking is very difficult

    Chennai: Even as scientists are studying whether the object that fell from the sky into an engineering college compound in Vellore killing a person is a meteorite, a former senior official of an Indian space agency said tracking meteorites is very difficult because of their small size.

  • States prefer subsidised food scheme over DBT

    New Delhi: Much to chagrin of the Modi government, there are no takers among the state governments for the Direct Beenfit Transfer (DBT) scheme of cash transfer to the beneficiaries instead of the subsidised food grains under the National Food Security Act (NFSA).

  • Hindu Marriage Bill 2015 cleared by Pak parliament panel

    Islamabad: A parliamentary panel in Pakistan has cleared the Hindu Marriage Bill 2015, paving the way for regulations on registration of marriage and divorce for the Hindu community.
    The Dawn reports that five Hindu MNA’s (Members of National Assembly) were specially invited to the deliberations of the Standing Committee on Law and Justice on the Hindu Marriage Bill 2015.

  • Ferrari GTC4Lusso to debut at 2016 Geneva Motor Show

    What was expected to be named as the 2017 Ferrari FF, is now going to be called Ferrari GTC4Lusso. Yes. That is what the Maranello based car brand will be calling their facelifted Ferrari FF.

  • Maruti Suzuki Ignis; How It Looks Inside Out

    Maruti is one top running player at the ongoing Auto Expo. A big reason behind this success was – Maruti’s latest Sub-Compact SUV, Vitara Brezza .Though, towards the latter half of the Expo, the spotlight shifted to Ignis concept. This Micro-SUV has all the goodness of a modern hatch coupled with trust and reliability of the Maruti brand. Let’s see what this car has stored for the Indian market.


    Sharman to do yet another erotic-thriller film with Vishal

    Mumbai: After “Hate Story 3”, actor Sharman Joshi is reteaming with director Vishal Pandya for another erotic thriller. “I am doing a film with him (Sharman). It is a thriller with technology… it will be erotic. It’s a different kind of a film so it’s quite challenging,” Vishal told PTI.

  • I don’t work for awards: Sonam Kapoor

    Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor, who is looking forward to her upcoming film “Neerja”, says she would rather focus on her performance than chasing awards. The “Prem Ratan Dhan Payo” actress feels awards do give a sense of validation to an artist, but to her the craft matters the most.

  • Nawaz Sharif

    Pak PM to visit Qatar to sign multi-billion dollars gas deal

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will visit Qatar from tomorrow to further strengthen bilateral relations in various fields and sign a mega USD 15 billion natural gas deal that will enable the energy-starved country to import the non-toxic gas for 15 years.

  • DDCA issue: Delhi HC dismisses plea of Kirti Azad, Bedi

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed the plea of former Indian cricketers Kirti Azad and Bishan Singh Bedi seeking court monitored SIT probe into the alleged financial irregularities in the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA).

  • Ram Madhav to hold talks with PDP chief to break impasse

    New Delhi: BJP general secretary Ram Madhav is likely to hold talks with PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti next week as the party makes fresh efforts to break the impasse over formation of government in Jammu and Kashmir following the death of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.

  • Sajid Mir asked me to focus on Siddhivinayak Temple: Headley

    Mumbai: David Coleman Headley, who deposed for the second consecutive day before the special Mumbai court here on Tuesday, said Lashkar commander Sajid Mir asked him to focus on the Siddhivinayak Temple.

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    Headley’s deposition: Defence experts say ball in Pak court

    New Delhi/Bhopal: The onus is on Pakistan to continue to remain in denial mode or to take action against the perpetrators of 26/11 post the revelations made by one of the jailed accused David Coleman Headley, said defence experts on Tuesday.