Free Press Journal
  • Google Glass to help remotely monitor ‘organs-on-chips’

    Washington: Scientists have developed a system that allows them to use Google Glass to remotely monitor and control experiments on models of human organs. Investigators from Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) created hardware and software to remotely monitor and control devices that mimic the human physiological system.

  • New bride Preity Zinta flaunts her ‘choora’

    New Delhi: After wooing her fans with the snaps of herself smeared in Holi colours while celebrating India’s win over Pakistan in the T20, newlywed Preity Zinta is back with a new set of pics.

  • ‘Kaaka Muttai’ fame Aishwarya Rajesh is Bollywood bound

    Chennai: Actress Aishwarya Rajesh, who impressed critics and audiences alike with her performance in National Award-winning Tamil drama “Kaaka Muttai”, has landed the leading role opposite actor Arjun Rampal in her Bollywood debut.

  • Aney demands separate statehood for Marathwada draws flak

    Mumbai: After calling for a referendum on the issue of carving out separate Vidarbha state, Maharashtra Advocate General Shreehari Aney has now espoused a separate Marathwada state, drawing flak from the opposition parties. “Marathwada bore more injustice than Vidarbha and should therefore be independent,” Aney said at an event in Jalna district yesterday.

  • Sushant Singh Rajput takes selfie with MS Dhoni at India-Pakistan match

    By now, we all know that Sushant Singh Rajput will be playing the onscreen version of M.S.Dhoni in the cricketer’s biopic ‘M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story’. He was one of the zillion plus people who had turned up to watch the much awaited India-Pakistan T20 cricket match that had taken place late last week.

  • Bollywood dazzles Dubai with TOIFA 2016

    Pan Bahar Presents Times of India Film Awards in Partnership with Gulf Air & Splash in Association with Uttar Pradesh Tourism, Rising Uttar Pradesh, Capital Group & Rach Entertainment, Datsun. Bajirao Mastani wins the maximum number of awards across categories Amitabh Bachchan felicitated with the Living Legend Award Deepika and Ranveer win Jodi of the Year

  • Gold

    Jewellery stocks glitter as 18-day strike ends

    Mumbai: Jewellery stocks today rose sharply by up to 8 per cent after jewellers called off their 18-day old strike demanding rollback of proposed excise duty on non-silver jewellery.

  • Window is scant, RBI to cut rates by 25 bps on Apr 5, Deutsche

    New Delhi: Demand for policy rate cut may be considerable, but given the central bank’s inflation target, rate cut space is scant, and the Reserve Bank is likely to cut only 25 bps in the upcoming monetary policy, a Deutsche Bank report says.

  • Fevicol Presents 11th Edition of Annual ‘Caring with Style’ Fashion Show

    Mumbai: Fevicol, an iconic brand from Pidilite Industries Ltd. (PIL) presented 11th Annual ‘Caring with Style’ Fashion Show in association with The Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA), held at NSCI Club, Mumbai on March 20, 2016. Ace fashion designers Shaina NC and Manish Malhotra lent their support to the event. Their exquisite creations were showcased by icons from the film fraternity, achievers and prominent figures from different walks of life on the ramp.

  • The 1st “Wonderchef Studio” Exclusive Brand Store opens in the heart of Mumbai

    Mumbai: Chef Sanjeev Kapoor and Ravi Saxena, MD, Wonderchef successfully launched their, ‘First Exclusive Brand Store – Wonderchef Studio’ in the heart of Mumbai at Linking Road, Bandra. The interactive event showcased some stylish and colorful products with a live demo kitchen where Chef Sanjeev Kapoor interacted with the customers.

  • ‘Star Wars’ leads Empire Awards 2016 winner list

    London : “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” came out as a big winner at 2016 Jameson Empire Awards with five wins including best sci-fi/fantasy, best visual effects and best director for JJ Abrams. Leonardo Di Caprio-starrer “The Revenant” won the best film award at the ceremony held here.

  • Myanmar parliament approves government formation plan

    Nay Pyi Taw: Myanmar parliament on Monday approved President-elect U Htin Kyaw’s plan of forming a new government with reduced ministries. The proposal was approved by a vote of 611-3 with 21 abstentions, Xinhua news agency reported.

  • Godrej Properties partners with APG to set up $275-mn fund

    New Delhi: Realty firm Godrej Properties Ltd (GPL) today announced setting up of a real estate fund, which has raised USD 275 million, with Dutch pension fund APG as the lead investor. The fund will invest in residential projects in India. GPL, the real estate arm of the Godrej group, in a statement, said it has “created a dedicated real estate funds management business in India and Singapore — Godrej Fund Management (GFM)”.

  • Day 3: Deonar fire still raging; cooling ops on

    Mumbai: Fresh smoke was witnessed this morning at the Deonar dumping ground, where the fire which has been raging for three days now intensified last evening even as people living in the vicinity complained of discomfort due to the fumes emanating from the site. Eleven fire tenders and eight water tankers have been deployed at the dumpsite located in the eastern suburbs of the city, said officials of the disaster control unit of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai.

  • New Zealand challenge awaits as Pakistan eye comeback

    Mohali: Pakistan will be desperately looking to ensure the painful defeat to India becomes a distant past when they run into an in-form New Zealand here tomorrow with an aim to bounce back into the World Twenty20 and pacify their bitter fans back home. Pakistan are coming into the Group 2 Super 10 game having suffered their 11th defeat to the arch-rivals in ICC’s world events. The 2009 champions entered the tournament after an early elimination in the Asia Cup.

  • Adi will slap me if I ask him and Rani to be on ‘Koffee With Karan’

    Friday saw the release of the Shakun Batra directed multi starrer ‘Kapoor & Sons’. While the film was well received by the critics and audiences alike, producer Karan Johar decided to interact with his fans following the film’s successful opening. In fact on Saturday the producer-director had a live ‘Koffee With Karan’ session with fans on twitter, but this time with him answering questions. Here are a few of the comments Karan