Free Press Journal
  • Real fans should show more respect to Ronaldo: Kaka

    Madrid: Former Real Madrid star Kaka has said that the fans of the former European Champions should show more respect to their talismanic forward Cristiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo has scored over 350 goals since joining Real from Manchester United in 2009. In these seven seasons, he has won the Champions League once and has bagged one La Liga title.

  • HC asks govt for urgent steps to tackle water scarcity

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today directed Maharashtra government to take steps on a war-footing to address the issue of water scarcity and drought situation across the state.

  • Assault by MLA: Mantralaya staff continue protest

    Mumbai:  The state government employees working in Mantralaya, the secretariat, today continued their ‘stop work’ protest for the second day against the alleged assault on a deputy secretary by an Independent MLA and demanded action against the legislator.

  • Pandey replaces injured Yuvraj in India squad

    New Delhi: Right-hand batsman Manish Pandey will replace injured Yuvraj Singh in India’s squad for the remainder of the World T20 cricket tournament, the International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed on Tuesday. It said its Event Technical Committee had approved the replacement, a statement said.

  • Right To Pray: HC states six month jail for restricting entry of women in temples

    Mumbai – No law prevents women from entering a place of worship and if men are allowed, then women too should be permitted, the Bombay High Court observed today while stating that any temple or person imposing such restriction can face a six month jail term under a Maharashtra law.

  • 5 Motorcycles as Thrilling as Virat Kohli

    “VIRAT”, the word that foretells something that is humongous and unbeatable in every aspect, so is the No. 1 T20 batsman and the test captain of the Indian Cricket Team. Yes, we are talking about the heartthrob and most aggressive player in Team India, the one man army, Virat Kohli. Known for his aggression, consistency, daring, stamina and ability to change the result of a match, Virat Kohli has now become a

  • Kareena likes Arjun’s confidence on ramp

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan is not only fond of her “Ki & Ka” co-star Arjun Kapoor’s acting, but now admires his confidence on the ramp too.

  • Pinakin Patel

    Pinakin Patel launches his Fabulous Occasion Wear Couture Line

    Mumbai, 30 March, 2016: Architect, interior designer, artist, and now fashion designer, Pinakin Patel has worn many creative hats. His occasion wear couture collection launched at Stage One during Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2016 was a glamorous line that will delight the hearts of global fashion connoisseurs.

  • 17th edition of FICCI FRAMES gets under way

    National Centre of Excellence and film facilitation office for media and Entertainment industry in the offing: Ravi Shankar Prasad

  • Gujarat Lions names Oxigen as title sponsor for IPL 9

    New Delhi: Intex Technologies-owned Gujarat Lions has announced Oxigen Services, the leading digital payment solutions company, as its ‘Title Sponsor’ for next month’s ninth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Besides cricket, Oxigen has also been associated with various sports like football – Kerala Blasters Team for the Indian Super League, hockey during the ‘Hockey India League’, a cricket tournament between India and Sri Lanka, for the specially abled, in alignment with

  • Uncertainty, a powerful stress producer

    Washington D.C : A new study has found that uncertainty creates more stress than knowing for definite that something unpleasant or painful is about to happen. The UCL study found that situations in which subjects had a 50 percent chance of receiving a shock were the most stressful while 0 percent and 100 percent chances were the least stressful. People whose stress levels tracked uncertainty more closely were better at guessing whether or

  • ADB lowers India’s next fiscal growth forecast to 7.4 percent

    New Delhi: With the global slowdown continuing to weigh on India’s exports, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Wednesday pegged downwards the country’s growth rate for the next fiscal to 7.4 percent, from 7.6 percent this year, saying further reforms will help India remain one of the fastest growing economies in the world.

  • JNU

    JNU denies preliminary report in Feb 9 event; no reasons given

    New Delhi: Jawaharlal Nehru University has refused to make public report of the preliminary inquiry conducted by three professors in the controversial events of February 9 which lead to the arrest of JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar and two other students.

  • 4G Reliance

    Jio’ll rank India among top 10 nations in digital world: Ambani

    Mumbai: Calling Jio the world’s largest start-up, Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh on Wednesday said the roll-out of its 4G services will lift India from a mobile Internet ranking of 150th to the top 10 slot. But he did not specify the actual date of commercial launch.

  • Never aspired to be an actor: ‘The Jungle Book’ star Neel Sethi

    Mumbai: He never had starry dreams, but still found a vestibule to showbiz amid the wilderness of an Indian jungle with “The Jungle Book”. Indian-American child actor Neel Sethi, who will be essaying the role of Mowgli in the forthcoming Disney’s adventure fantasy film, says he “never really thought about acting” and wanted to follow his parents’ footsteps to dentistry.

  • Pakistan cooking up spy story to defame India: Rijiju

    New Delhi: The government on Wednesday accused Pakistan of “cooking up” stories to defame India and of releasing a “doctored video” in which an arrested Indian ex-naval officer is heard purportedly “confessing” to New Delhi’s alleged involvement in terrorist activities in Balochistan.