Free Press Journal
  • Sensex sinks 371 pts to slip below 25K level

    Mumbai – In its biggest fall in five weeks, Sensex today plummeted over 371 points to slip below the 25,000-mark as investors booked profits in recent out-performers ahead of derivatives settlement and the closing
    of 2015-16 financial year on Thursday.

  • Kohli’s placement of shots is better than Brian Lara: Chappell

    New Delhi: Hailing Virat Kohli as the “finisher for all time”, former Australia captain Ian Chappell said the aggressive Indian batsman has surpassed legendary West Indian Brian Lara when it comes to “placement of shots”.  “Of modern players, Brian Lara, I thought was the best placer of the ball. I think I have got Brian in the second spot now,” Chappell told ESPNCricinfo in his post-match analysis after Kohli’s classic 82 not out took India to the semi-finals of

  • People everywhere use same facial expression for disapproval

    New York: Researchers have identified a single, universal facial expression that is interpreted across cultures — whether one speaks Mandarin Chinese or English — as the embodiment of negative emotion.

  • Woman held for trying to kill husband by pouring boiling oil

    Palghar (Maha): A 33-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to kill her husband by pouring boiling oil on him at their residence in the district, police said today. The incident took place on March 26 in Tulinj when 40-year-old Shantaram Kale quarrelled with his wife over a petty issue, Assistant Police Inspector of Tulinj police station S M Potdar said.

  • Why is an ISI member part of Pak JIT team, asks Congress

    New Delhi: The Congress Party on Monday questioned the inclusion of an ISI officer in the Pakistan Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that is visiting India to probe the January 2016 terrorist attack on the Pathankot Air Force Base.

  • After Arunachal, Uttarakhand, crisis now surfaces in Manipur

    Imphal (Manipur): After Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, a political crisis is now looming over the Congress Government in Manipur, where 25 dissident party legislators are demanding a reshuffle of the Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh’s cabinet. In the 2012 assembly polls, the Congress had bagged 42 seats in the 60 seat Manipur Assembly. Their strength went up to 47 after five MLAs from Manipur State Congress Party (MSCP) joined Congress on April 3,

  • Pyongyang shows n-attack against US in propaganda video

    Seoul: North Korea has released a video that simulates the launch of a nuclear attack on Washington and threatens the US with pre-emptive strikes, South Korean authorities said on Monday. The video, uploaded on YouTube, in its final segment shows the launch of a long-range missile from North Korea, which goes through space before devastating the US capital, EFE news reported.

  • Pak Sikh body president Sham Singh passes away  

    Lahore:  The first president of Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC) Sardar Sham Singh has died of brain hemorrhage. The 80-year-old Sham Singh breathed his last yesterday at the Combined Military Hospital here. “Sham Singh suffered brain hemorrhage last week. He was shifted to the Combined Military Hospital in Lahore where doctors could not save his life,” Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) spokesman Amir Hashmi said.

  • Watch Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone shake a leg at friends wedding

    Though neither Ranveer Singh nor Deepika Padukone have spoken about their relationship in public, their recent pictures have become the talk of the town. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone attended a wedding of the actress’ friend and not only has this given rise to more speculations but this has sent fans in a tizzy as they can’t stop gushing about the duo’s chemistry on social media.

  • Anubhav Sinha all set to roll out Tum Bin 2

    July 13, 2001 saw the release of the Anubhav Sinha directed musical film Tum Bin, that went onto become a surprise hit of that year. Circa 2016, and we have Anubhav Sinha all set with Tum Bin 2. While the original film starred Priyanshu Chatterjee, Himanshu Malik, Rakesh Vashisth and Sandali Sinha, its sequel will have Aditya Seal, Neha Sharma and Aashim Gulati as the lead stars. Anubhav Sinha, besides being the

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    Malaika Arora Arbaaz Khan confirm split

    Rumours of Arbaaz Khan and Malaika Arora Khan calling it quits have been doing the rounds for some time now. Well confirming the end of their 18-year long marriage the two have finally come out in the open and spoken about the issue in a joint statement.

  • It is a triple joy: Dhanush on National awards for ‘Visaranai’

    Chennai: With his production venture “Visaranai” bagging three National Awards including best Tamil film, Tamil film star Dhanush today said the joy was “triple.” Actor-director Samuthirakani, who made the super hit

  • Arjun Kapoor to walk for Manish Malhotra’s at LFW

    Mumbai: “Ki & Ka” star Arjun Kapoor will be the celebrity showstopper at the upcoming Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) for Manish Malhotra’s spring summer collection. Titled “Elements,” the collection by Manish, will open the five-day fashion extravaganza.

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    National Award win is best birthday gift: Kangana Ranaut

    Mumbai: Kangana Ranaut said the Best Actress National Film Award that has came her way on Monday for her dual act in “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”, is “the best birthday gift” for her.

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    Proud to be a part of ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’: Kareena

    New Delhi: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan, who starred alongside Bollywood superstar Salman Khan in 2015 blockbuster “Bajrangi Bhaijaan”, says she feels “proud” to be part of the film, which has been chosen for a National Film Award.