Free Press Journal
  • Entire UK village up for sale for 20 million pounds

    London: Want to own an entire village? Then rush to Britain where the pictureseque North Yorkshire village has gone on the market for a guide price of 20 million pounds. West Heslerton, near Malton, has a 21-bedroom mansion, pub, petrol station, 43 homes and 2,116 acres of land. The village has been owned by the same family for over 150 years, but has been put up for sale after the most recent

  • Trump wants Kasich out as Wisconsin vote looms

    Milwaukee: Americans return to the polls for yet another presidential primary election in what has proven the most chaotic Republican contest in recent memory, with front-runner Donald Trump now pushing rival John Kasich to leave the White House race saying the nomination is beyond his grasp.

  • Busy airports like Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted are on the hit-list

    London: Security experts in Britain have warned travellers against Brussels-style terror attacks at the country’s airports, including the busy Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted, as they called for stepping up security measures at the entry to terminals. Over 10 people were killed and many seriously injured after suicide bombers blew themselves up at Zaventem airport in Brussels on March 22. “The events in Brussels have served to remind us that public area is

  • Syria’s Al-Qaeda spokesman killed in army offensive

    Beirut: Air strikes have killed several Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Nusra Front members including its spokesman and regime forces have retaken a strategic town from the Islamic State group in the latest setbacks for jihadists in Syria. Abu Firas al-Suri, whose real name was Radwan Nammous, fought against Soviet forces in Afghanistan where he met Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and the founding father of global jihad, Abdullah Azzam, before returning to Syria in 2011.

  • Veiled Muslim woman called ‘batman’ in UK

    London: A 25-year-old British Muslim woman wearing a long gown and face veil was racially abused and called ‘Batman’ by a man while shopping in a grocery store here.

  • New Zealand’s ‘shameful’ tax haven status bared

    Wellington: New Zealand is shamefully complicit in international tax avoidance schemes through its lax trust law, experts and lawmakers said on Monday following a massive document leak from a Panamanian law firm.

  • Panama vows to cooperate

    Panama City: Panama’s government has vowed to “vigorously cooperate” with any legal probe that might be launched in the wake of the “Panama Papers” data leak. “The Panamanian government will vigorously cooperate with any request or assistance necessary in the event of any legal action occurring,” it said in a statement on Sunday. The Central American nation is reeling from revelations that one of its high-profile but secretive law firms, Mossack Fonseca,

  • Sharif’s son Hussain denies charges of hidden offshore assets

    Islamabad: In the wake of the Panama Papers leak, the Pakistan government on Monday asserted that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has no wealth stashed abroad while Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz refuted allegations that the Sharif family has hidden offshore assets.

  • Under Leningrad-style siege from US: N Korea

    Seoul: North Korea’s top military body has accused US-led “hostile forces” of laying siege to the country like Leningrad in World War II and Cuba during the Cold War missile crisis. In a statement carried on Monday by the North’s official KCNA news agency, a spokesman for the National Defence Commission (NDC) also said the latest UN sanctions imposed on Pyongyang over its nuclear weapons programme were “anachronistic and suicidal” and could

  • Wave of suicide attacks kill at least 29 across Iraq

    Baghdad: Militants unleashed on Monday a wave of suicide attacks across Iraq, killing at least 29 people and wounding dozens, officials said. The deadliest attack took place in the southern province of Dhi Qar when a suicide bomber blew himself up inside a restaurant that is frequented by Shiite paramilitary militia fighters, killing at least 14 people.

  • To flee Lebanon’s trash crisis, family heads to Syria!

    magine living near a trash dump so putrid that you would rather move to war-torn Syria. That’s what Fayyad Ayyash, his wife Riham and their four young daughters plan to do next week, leaving behind their home in Lebanon for neighbouring Syria. Their modest two-storey house in the town of Naameh, about 20 kilometres (12 miles) south of the Lebanese capital, directly overlooks the infamous and odorous landfill by the same name. “We’re going

  • Shah Rukh Khan and wit

    King Khan shared several laughter-induced Fan moments on Comedy Nights Bachao.He not only romanced all the ladies in the show in his own signature way, but also mad way for some great fun and laughter. He said his famous dialogues from films like Jab Tak Hai Jaan and many others. From Bharti Singh, Shruti Seth to Pooja Bose, he left all of them mesmerised as they were not only blushing but rolling

  • Kriti Sanoon

    Kriti Sanon is on a high

    Kriti Sanon who is a newcomer with only 2 films to her credit is in high demand these days. The actress who entered the world of glitz as a model is a huge rage amongst fashion designers already. As the season of Fashion weeks is here, Kriti has been in huge demand by many renowned fashion designers.The young actress’s stance is such that it suits varied range of collections, be it Indian

  • Show Stopper Sidharth Malhotra

    The Fashion Season has commenced with the Lakme Fashion Week showcasing the fashion trends for summer.Bollywood’s handsome hunk, Sidharth Malhotra is all set to turn showstopper for designer Kunal Rawal.Sidharth who is flying high with the success of his latest film, Kapoor and Sons is in demand in the fashion market. Sidharthis known best for his care free styling carries all clothing lines with equal ease.In addition Sidharth’s stature and demeanour in

  • Karan Singh Grover

    Karan Singh Grover is inspired by Shammi Kapoor

    All actors at some point want to enact or mimic their favourite actor or actress and take inspiration from them.Karan Singh Grover who is adored by many, will be drawing inspiration from one of his favourite actors Shammi Kapoor for his role in his next, Three Dev. Apparently, Karan is playing a complete diverse character in his next unlike his previous films. It requires him to be lively and fun-loving also good

  • Ram Charan’s sister ties the knot!

    As far as Indian Cinema goes,Megastar Chiranjeevi and his son Ram Charan are names that need no introduction.Hence it comes as no surprise that the wedding of Ram Charan’s sister , Shreeja, was an illustrious ,star studded affair.Known to be gracious hosts, the family came together to host a wedding to remember as Shreeja married her childhood sweetheart Kalyan Kanuganti. The wedding was truly the talk of the town as the South

  • Kunal Kapoor is training hard

    The handsome and multi talented actor Kunal Kapoor seems to have set the temperature soaring with his super hot gym pictures. The actor has lately been posting his workout pictures on social media and boy has he packed on a lot of muscle.This dapper actor, who is known for his lean physique is looking very different from his last on screen look in Kaun Kitney Paani Mein, for which he lost 10

  • Anushka Ranjan slays LFW

    Being the first popular face to walk the ramp for Lakme Fashion Week carries a lot of weight as they set the tone for the designer’s collection.The gorgeous Anushka Ranjan was the chosen one to open designer Karn Malhotra’s show at the Lakme Fashion Week that showcased his magnificent collection ‘The Siren Squad’ including range of eclectic outfits with mild traces of modern androgyny blended with sensuality with feminine cuts and styles.‘The

  • An ardent Bachchan Fan Manish Paul

    Manish Paul will pay tribute to Amitabh Bachchan at an upcoming music awards function. A source close to the host says that he will also be sporting the ‘Billa number 78’ look from Bachchan’s 1983 film, coolie.

  • Raveena tandon

    Raveena has a new admirer

    Raveena Tandon is a known animal lover and has often lent support to many animal welfare organisations. The actress has been spending her time with cute little infant these days. Recently we found out that a chimpanzee infant was not willing to leave this actress who is passionate about animals. The feeling of being overwhelmed by the emotions around the chimp was surreal. She also happens to be an Animal rights activist