Free Press Journal
  • Modi to address panchayati representatives in Jamshedpur amid shutdown call

    Ranchi:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a conference of panchayat representatives at Jamshedpur in Jharkhand on Sunday amid a shutdown called by the opposition JMM to protest the domicile policy and also against Modi using a corporate house stadium to address rural bodies representatives.

  • Secret of rich milk production during lactation revealed

    Sydney: Breastfeeding is essential for enabling newborns grow and develop well. A team of Australian researchers have discovered the secret behind this: breast cells develop two nuclei as the breast switches to lactation and nurtures the newborn. According to researchers, this change begins to occur in late pregnancy with the generation of a vast number of cells with two nuclei.These cells are milk-producing factories and the two nuclei disappear at the cessation

  • HIV-positive? Zinc deficiency may make inflammation worse

    New York: Zinc deficiency may contribute to chronic inflammation among HIV-positive individuals, says a new study. If confirmed in larger studies, the findings could lead to new dietary interventions to reduce HIV inflammation. Zinc functions as an anti-inflammatory agent, and zinc deficiency is a common micronutrient abnormality seen in people with HIV, the researchers said.

  • MNS workers halt the shooting of Force 2

    Yesterday, a team of Maharashtra Navnirman Chitrapat Karmachari Sena (MNCKS) visited the set in suburban Kandivali along with police officials in order to stop the shooting of the John Abraham starrer ‘Force 2’. The reason cited was that there were some foreign artists who were working on the film sets without any kind of valid documents.

  • Anti-smoking pills `don’t risk` mental health

    Washington D.C: Turns out, the smoking cessation medications varenicline and bupropion, which were earlier thought to increase the risk of serious neuropsychiatric side effects, are actually safe, as per a new study. The University of California study looked at the safety and efficacy of three first line smoking cessation treatments – varenicline, bupropion and nicotine patches – compared to placebo in smokers with and without psychiatric disorders and found than smokers, who

  • Dwayne Johnson to produce ‘Jumanji’ remake

    Los Angeles: Actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has confirmed he and his company Seven Bucks Productions will produce the upcoming “Jumanji” movie. He says the film is officially underway, but didn’t confirm whether he will star in it.

  • How certain genes can add years to your life

    Washington D.C: With our finite time in this world, we ought to make the most out of it. Now, a new research shows that certain genes, when coupled with a healthy environment that includes exercise, can lengthen lifespan. Researchers at the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions studied the genes in dopamine to assess their impact on lifespan and behavior in mice. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that helps control the brain’s

  • Rising Pune Supergiants

    Dhoni’s Pune eye revival at home against KKR

    Pune: Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be eager to break the sequence of reverses and get Rising Pune Supergiants’ campaign back on track when they lock horns with in-form Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League  here tomorrow.

  • Tiger Shroff joins &TV’s ‘So You Think You Can Dance’

    The new Baaghi in town, Tiger Shroff dropped by on the sets of &TV’s upcoming dance reality show SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE. The actor showed off his cool dance moves and impressed everyone with his ‘Street’ style of dancing.

  • I had jitters in my stomach when I shot with Madhuri Dixit, says Mouni Roy

    Television’s most popular face Mouni Roy is all set to show off her best moves as she gets ready to host the world’s biggest dance show &TV’s So You Think You Can Dance ‘Ab India Ki Baari’.  The actress is also talented dancer and that shall be fun to watch when we will see her dancing to Madhuri’s tunes

  • Makers of ‘Quantico’ relocate production to New York

    Los Angeles: The makers of Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra-starrer “Quantico” have relocated the production of the popular TV thriller series from Canada to New York after getting lured by the state’s lucrative production-incentive program.

  • Rajinikanth

    ‘2.o’ team to head to Bolivia next

    Chennai: The makers of superstar Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil actioner “2.o” have successfully completed their Delhi schedule and will next head to Bolivia.

  • Kannada thriller ‘U-Turn’ to hit screens on May 20

    Chennai: Filmmaker Pawan Kumar, who shot to fame with the critically acclaimed Kannada film “Lucia”, is ready with his second directorial, “U-Turn”, which will hit the Indian screens on May 20.