Free Press Journal
  • India bowl out Pakistan for 83

    Mirpur   India bundled out Pakistan for a paltry 83 in their Asia Cup cricket match at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium, here today.
    India had beaten Bangladesh in their first match.

  • Was sad to see Mourinho sacked: Courtois

    London: Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois says he was saddened by his club’s decision to sack Portuguese football coach Jose Mourinho following a patch of poor form.  The London club axed Mourinho in December 2015 after a string of below-par performances which almost had them in the relegation zone.  “We had a wonderful season being champions, but this season has been different. I was sad when a top manager like Mourinho got sacked,

  • Priyanka Chopra jets off to LA for Oscars

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra has taken off for Los Angeles from Montreal to be a presenter at the glitzy and star-studded 88th Academy Awards, to be held in Hollywood on Sunday.  “Staring into the sun… LA bound… Long flight! Yes! #Oscars,” Priyanka shared on her social media pages, along with an image in which she is seen sporting glares while the sun shines on her face.

  • BJP’s patriotism is RSSism: Nitish Kumar

    Patna: BJP’s nationalism is about blindly following the ideology of its mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and has nothing to do with the country’s interest and its people, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Saturday. “‘Inka rashtrawad hain RSSwad’. It is like Hitler’s fascism,” Nitish Kumar said in the Bihar assembly in his reply to the opposition BJP. He said: “Nobody seeks nationalism certificate from them.” Targeting his opponent BJP with strong

  • My life isn’t about Justin Bieber: Selena Gomez

    Los Angeles: Singer-actress Selena Gomez has made it clear she doesn’t want to talk about her ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber anymore. The “Hands to Myself” hitmaker recently threatened to delete her Instagram account after some fans accused her of dissing Bieber in her latest post, which she later deleted, reported Ace Showbiz. The fiasco happened when the 23-year-old songstress uploaded on Instagram a video of herself singing to Lil Wayne’s song “Single” while driving. Out of nowhere, she suddenly said, “I sure did go

  • A big leap from modelling – Krishna Chaturvedi – Ruhi Singh

    Young actors keen to get into Hindi films readily agree to no-holds-barred media interviews and provide details of their intimate scenes. For V GANGADHAR it was not difficult to get a juicy interview with model turned actors, Krishna Chaturvedi and Ruhi Singh about their foray into Bollywood and the famous kissing scene which needed 33 retakes in their debut film ‘Ishq Forever’. Excerpts:


    If you want something groovy to wear without giving many pinches to your brain then boho fashion is just the thing you need, writes DISHA PRASHANT.

  • For first time, UN chief aspirants to be quizzed by members

    United Nations : The election of the next UN Secretary General will be “historic” and “game-changing” as the member states will interact and question all potential candidates with equal representation being given to women aspirants for the first time in its 70-year-old history. As the process to select the next UN Secretary-General gets under way, General Assembly President Mogens Lykketoft said that he will hold a series of informal dialogues and meetings with all potential candidates from April 12

  • anger and aggression

    Angry and arrogant mind

    The mind under a variety of reasons becomes strained and unwired. These lead to acts which result in self-aggression and consequently self-destruction, writes RAVI VALLURI.

  • Rape case

    DCW receives complaint from German national alleging rape

    New Delhi: The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) has received an email complaint by a 19 year-old German national, who stated that she was raped and assaulted by an auto driver on the December 14, last year. The Commission received an email from the victim on February 5 informing about the incident. However, the victim was not in Delhi and was only able to come to DCW on February 19.
    The victim told

  • And they lived happily forever after…

    It is important to have a balanced and truthful attitude towards life. Just as we get problems in our life, we also get many joys, says Dr SHRIRANG BAKHLE.

  • Tamas Traditional House in Jakarta,

    Jolly Jakarta

    Similarities and contrasts made Jakarta an interesting place to visit, write ANAND & MADHURA KATTI.

  • Manchurian

    Go green with Pan Asian delights

    Fairly priced with proper portions, gourmet dishes prepared with fine ingredients make Soi Kitchen a haven for lovers of vegetarian oriental food, writes GITA HARI.

  • BJP shouldn’t give certificates of patriotism: MNS on JNU row

    Pune: MNS chief Raj Thackeray today said that the BJP should not issue “certificates of patriotism” by politicising the issue of alleged sedition in Jawaharlal Nehru University. “While anti-national sloganeering in JNU has to be  condemned, it is not for BJP to issue certificates of patriotism or treason,” Thackeray said at a function here.

  • Hair To Love!

    Whatever your personality type, tress wiz SAVIO JOHN PEREIRA has a hair style just right for you.

  • No evidence WikiLeaks list led to terrorist attacks

    New York: A study looking into the concerns that a secret memo with 200 international sites made public by WikiLeaks may have provided a target list for terrorists has found no evidence that it led to any attacks. “When the list came out, there was a lot of concern that this was a to-do list for terrorists,” said Dr Daniel G. Arce from the University of Texas at Dallas.  WikiLeaks published a

  • Rohit Shetty

    Rohit Shetty’s emotional gurudakshina to Veeru Devgan 

    The performance that stood out from the clutter of routine celeb led performances at award functions and had the audiences glued to their seats was the action-packed tribute to the stuntmen of the industry, choreographed by Bollywood’s most popular filmmaker Rohit Shetty. It’s a first on any awards show that stuntmen have received their due with a live daredevil-stunt performance at Zee Cine Awards 2016. The dashing and daring Vidyut Jamwal went

  • Sail Away

    Vikas Gupta wonders whether the growing trend of Yachting is indeed a needed utility, a business or just a status symbol?