Free Press Journal
  • Kapil Sharma

    SRK might come on my new show: Kapil Sharma

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan might come as a guest on comedian Kapil Sharma’s new show to promote his upcoming film “Fan”. Rumour mills are abuzz that SRK would appear on the first episode of the “The Kapil Sharma show”.

  • JNUSU to march to Parliament demanding Kanhaiya’s release

    New Delhi: Stepping up their agitation against arrest of JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar and two others in a sedition case, the students will march to Parliament tomorrow demanding the release of those jailed in the case.

  • Delhi court frames charges in CWG baton relay graft case

    New Delhi: A court here has framed charges against the then 2010 Commonwealth Games organising committee officials, including T.S. Darbari, in graft cases related to a baton relay in London ahead of the Delhi Games, sources said on Tuesday.

  • Dhoni wins toss, invites Sri Lankans to bat

    Mirpur: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to bowl against Sri Lanka in their Asia Cup T20 cricket match here today. India have brought back Shikhar Dhawan in place of Ajinkya Rahane while Sri Lanka are unchanged.

  • BCCI

    OCA moves SC on Lodha panel recomendations on reforms in BCCI

    New Delhi: Orissa Cricket Association today moved the Supreme Court seeking to be impleaded in the ongoing hearing related to implementation of the recomendations made by Justice R M Lodha panel which has suggested massive restructuring of country’s apex cricket body BCCI.

  • Is PDP’s alliance with BJP nearing its end?  

    Jammu/Srinagar: With the annual budget from Finance Minister Arun Jaitley ignoring any special package for Jammu and Kashmir, it seems the PDP may divorce the BJP after all.

  • shiv sena

    Shiv Sena wants word ‘Sindh’ in national anthem removed

    New Delhi: Shiv Sena member Arvind Sawant today demanded that the word ‘Sindh’ in the national anthem be removed and replaced with an appropriate word, saying there was no state by that name in the country.

  • Arsenal using criticism as motivation: Wenger

    London: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger pointed out that his team is using the criticism they have received recently as motivation to fuel their English Premier League (EPL) title challenge.

  • Law Comm sets up subgroups to deliberate on sedition law

    New Delhi: Amidst the controversy over slapping of sedition charges, government today said the Law Commission has conveyed that it has identified certain focus areas and formed subgroups to deliberate on allegations of abuse and arbitrary use of the law. Minister of State for Home Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary said in Lok Sabha that the Ministry of Law and Justice has requested the Law Commission of India to study the usage of the provisions

  • LS adjourned due to AIADMK uproar over Karti Chidambaram issue

    New Delhi: Proceedings of Lok Sabha were virtually washed out today following unabated noisy protest by AIADMK members demanding action against former Finance Minister P Chidambaram’s son Karti on the Aircel-Maxis issue. The proceedings were disrupted right from the start as the House was adjourned thrice since it assembled and finally till the day by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan in the afternoon, as AIADMK members stormed the Well and raised slogans pressing for action

  • Siddaramaiah

    Karna assembly rocked by CM’s luxury watch controversy    

    Bengaluru: Karnataka Legislative Assembly was today rocked by the controversy over a luxury watch gifted to Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, as the BJP pressed for an adjournment motion on the issue, triggering a war of words between the ruling and opposition sides.

  • New wave equation developed for faster tsunami detection

    New York: Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have identified a new and more reliable source of acoustic-gravity waves that may help scientists detect an upcoming tsunami early.

  • disturbed sleep

    Lack of sleep may give you the ‘munchies’: study

    Washington: Sleep deprivation may boost levels of a chemical that makes eating more pleasurable, leading to overeating and poor food choices, according to a new study.

  • Delhi Police charge sheets R K Pachauri for sexual harassment

    New Delhi: Delhi Police today filed a charge sheet in a court against TERI Executive Vice Chairman R K Pachauri for alleged sexual harrassment and outraging the modesty of a former woman collegue. Pachauri has also been accused of stalking and criminally intimidating the victim with gesture or act intended to insult her modesty.

  • Privilege motion notice against Irani submitted in Rajya Sabha

    New Delhi: A notice to bring a privilege motion against Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani was submitted to Rajya Sabha chairman Hamid Ansari on Tuesday, a day after a similar notice was submitted in the Lok Sabha.

  • Mobile phone production rises to 11 crore in 2015-16: Prasad

    New Delhi: Mobile phone production in the country has more than doubled to 11 crore in 2015-16 on the back of duty rationalisation announced in the previous Budget, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today.