Free Press Journal
  • Nawaz Sharif

    Panama Papers: ‘Billionaire’ Nawaz Sharif has no assets abroad

    Lahore, Apr. 22(ANI): According to a statement by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has no assets abroad, but continues to receive vast amounts from his son, Hussain Nawaz who lives in the United Kingdom.

  • piyush goyal

    India will need ‘unparalleled’ $1 trillion in energy investments by 2030: Goyal 

    New York: India will need $250 billion in the next five to six years and $1 trillion by 2030, a scale of investment “unparalleled anywhere in the world,” to fuel its race to provide energy for its people and help lift masses out of poverty, according to Piyush Goyal, the Minister for Coal, Power and New and Renewable Energy.

  • Selena Gomez to turn her life story into TV series

    Los Angeles: Singer-actress Selena Gomez is working on an autobiographical series for Lifetime. The Disney alum is set to team up with “House of Cards” actor Kevin Spacey to produce the TV show based on her real life as a young Hollywood star. It will follow her and friends navigating life and career in Los Angeles, reported Ace Showbiz.

  • gunshot

    Congress leader Ashok Kaka shot dead in Rohtak

    Rohtak (Haryana): In a shocking incident, Congress leader Ashok Kaka was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Haryana’s Rohtak district this morning.


    Ecuador earthquake toll rises to 587

    Quito: The toll from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Ecuador last week, has climbed to 587 over the weekend, including 27 foreigners, the government has said.

  • trupti desai

    Trupti Desai offers prayers at Trimbakeshwar temple

    Nashik (Maharashtra): Bhumata Brigade chief Trupti Desai, along with other women activists, offered prayers at the inner sanctum of the Nashik’s Trimbakeshwar temple, where the entry of women in the sanctum sanctorum was prohibited for ages.

  • Portrait of a happy pregnant woman holding baby shoes and of her

    San Francisco mandates fully paid parental leave

    Washington: San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has signed a paid parental leave ordinance, making it the first in the US that requires full pay for parents on leave to care for their new babies.

  • africa

    450 million Africans threatened by spinal meningitis

    Abidjan (Ivory Coast): Spinal meningitis, which can kill in 24 hours, poses a threat to 450 million Africans this year, according to medical experts from eight of the continent’s countries.

  • Barack Obama crying

    Obama mourns death of ‘creative icon’ Prince

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has led his countrymen in mourning the death of legendary pop star Prince, whom he described as the “most gifted and prolific” musician of his time.

  • Simhastha Kumbh Mela begins in Ujjain

    Ujjain (MP): The month-long Simhastha (Kumbh) mela, largest congregation of Hindus began here early today with the arrival of Juna Akhara for the royal bath on the banks of Kshipra river for the holy dip.

  • India plays 1st Day-Night test against Kiwis

    New Delhi :  In order to raise the ever dwindling number of spectators in the stadium, the BCCI is all set to host first-ever Day/Night cricket Test with a pink ball when New Zealand tour India later this year.

  • Priyanka Chopra

    Priyanka, Sania, Sundar hog space in Time List

    Mumbai :  Americans must love Priyanka Chopra: the actress has been featured in Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People alongside Oscar-winner Leonardo DiCaprio, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, and singer Nicki Minaj, among others.

  • IPL may scamper abroad: Anurag Thakur

    New Delhi :  The beleaguered members of the Indian Premier League’s governing council, hamstrung by the recent court order on Maharashtra, are likely to discuss whether the 2017 edition of the cash-rich tourney can be held abroad, BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur said on Thursday.