Free Press Journal
  • 59 Indian fishermen arrested in Pak

    Karachi: Fifty-nine Indian fishermen have been arrested and their 10 boats seized by Pakistani authorities for allegedly violating the country’s territorial waters.

  • Jayanti Reddy at Lakmé Fashion Week Summer Resort 2016

    Mumbai: Reimagining the P​ast at Lakme Fashion Week Summer Resort 2016.  Actress Aditi Rao Hydari graced the ramp wearing an off white Chanderi lehenga with antique beaten zardosi embroidery and a key hole choli with a grand chanderi dupatta. ​This collection is inspired by the chic in the classic, the unusual in the traditional. It celebrates India’svintage weaves and dyes even as it crafts them for the modern eye. It evokes something that is timeless – ‘Sita’,

  • 10 injured in Paris gas explosion

    Paris: At least 10 people were injured, one critically, on Friday when a gas unit exploded in a building in the heart of Paris, the authorities said.

  • One-fifth of global population will be obese by 2025

    London: A study published on Friday by British medical journal The Lancet has revealed that in 2025 a fifth of the world population will be obese if the rate of overweight people continues to increase at the current rate.

  • Qatar, Canada discuss regional, international issues

    Ottawa: Qatar’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammad bin Abdulrahman al-Thani discussed with Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion ways of strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries.

  • Modi to arrive in S Arabia tomorrow to boost strategic ties

    Riyadh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive here tomorrow on a two-day visit with an aim to reinvigorate India’s strategic partnership with oil-rich Saudi Arabia, particularly in areas of counter-terrorism, energy and trade.

  • Regional connectivity: Govt working on levy proposal on tickets

    New Delhi: The Civil Aviation Ministry today said its proposal to impose 2 per cent levy on air tickets to fund regional connectivity scheme remains a part of the draft aviation policy while ruling out any impact of the cess on air fares. The government in the revised draft policy, unveiled on October 30, had proposed 2 per cent levy on all airfares to mop up funds for its regional connectivity scheme, a

  • RSS, BJP trying to hijack B R Ambedkar’s legacy: Digvijay

    Nagpur: Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh today accused RSS and BJP of trying to “hijack” the legacy of Dalit icon B R Ambedkar. “It was the right wing people who not only opposed the Constitution drafted by B R Ambedkar but had also burnt his effigy as a protest. They are now trying to occupy the forefront to celebrate his 125th birth anniversary,” he said. The Congress leader was here to oversee the

  • Designer Anushree Reddy Presents Mughal India at Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2016

    Mumbai: Revel in the opulence of breath-taking Hyderabad with a stimulating new collection by Anushree Reddy. The collection draws its inspiration from the glorious Mughal dynasty in India as each design brings with it a wonderous feeling of being a part of history. Using this as canvas, the line comes together to form a visual extravaganza. The fabrics used are true to the glorious time with the purest of silks, mulmul, and fine cottons handcrafted into elaborate silhouettes.

  • Nargis Fakri and Prachi Desai’s look revealed from azhar

    Azhar has been the talk of the town with its stellar cast and the story. While Emraan looks like a mirror image of Azharuddin, Gautam Gulati suits for the role of Ravi Shahstri and now with these two revelations, the picture looks perfect.

  • Antar­Agni at Lakmé Fashion Week 2016

    Mumbai: Antar ­Agni by Ujjawal Dubey is showcasing it’s spring summercollection at Lakme Fashion Week 2016 on Friday, 1st of April at 1.30 p.m.”The new spring summer line by Antar­ Agni is an easy exploration of a Disconnect. Theumatched proportion, disconnected layers and slits. The collection takes a very relaxed and easygoing route. A pallette of white, dull green, light grey and navy blue makes the collection breezy and perfect of the much

  • Mallyas son Sidhartha steps down as UBHL director

    New Delhi: Amid growing clamour for recovering over Rs 9,000 crore dues to banks by now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines, Vijay Mallya-led United Breweries (Holdings) Ltd today said its non-executive, non-independent director Sidhartha V Mallya has vacated the office of director with effect from March 31.

  • Sonam and Anil Kapoor to launch ‘Mere Papa’ song with Tulsi & Khushali Kumar

    In 2015, when Bhushan Kumar organized ‘Suron Ke Rang’ where the entire Hindi film and music industry came together to pay tribute to his father, the music legend Gulshan Kumar, he had got the very talented composer Jeet Gangulii to compose a special song for his father.

  • “I still haven’t lost touch” Sonu Nigam

    He’s at the peak of his career, releasing singles, singing for films, and dancing for a film after a long time. Sonu Nigam talks to Viraj Sawant about his latest song, Machli jaal ki rani hai.

  • Govt. is encouraging auto regulation and liberalizing security clearances: I&B Sec

    Mumbai: The Government of India was making a conscious effort to move towards less regulation of the media and entertainment industry and was encouraging auto regulation by industry, said Mr. Sunil Arora, Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting at a keynote session on ‘Making India a Global M&E Hub’ on day three of FICCI FRAMES.