Free Press Journal
  • Microsoft chief Nadella to visit India this month

    New Delhi: Close on the heels of Apple chief Tim Cook’s visit to India, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will be in India later this month. In his third visit to the country in just seven months, Hyderabad-born Nadella is expected to meet entrepreneurs and developers as part of the trip.

  • Congress rejects ordinance on NEET in toto, alleges govt serving medical lobby’s interest

    New Delhi: With the Union Cabinet deciding to approve promulgation of an ordinance to keep state boards out of the ambit of the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for one academic session, the Congress Party on Friday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government was serving the interest of a medical lobby, which included a large number of politicians and businessmen.

  • Now, know if your beer has gone stale with this new app

    Washington D.C: Beer will never taste as good as it does in a brewery’s tap room, but one should be able to judge how fresh it is and try to avoid stale beer. Now, there is an app so that you don’t miss the “drinking window” of a beer.

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    Punjab Minister now files defamation case against Kejriwal

    Amritsar: Punjab’s Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Friday filed a defamation case against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over drug syndicate allegations.

  • Three given 20-year RI for raping minor girl

    Bundi (Rajasthan): Three persons were awarded 20 years rigorous imprisonment each by a special court here for raping a minor girl over a period of nearly a month last year. The special court set up to try cases under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act also slapped a Rs 10,000 fine on the three convicts yesterday.

  • Nilesh Rane arrested in case of assault on party worker

    Ratnagiri (Maha): Former Congress MP Nilesh Rane was today arrested by Chiplun police in connection with the case of alleged assault and kidnapping filed by a party worker, police said.

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    Shiv Sena punches holes in BJP’s victory claims

    Mumbai: Punching holes in BJP’s claims, the Shiv Sena said on Friday that the outcome of the assembly elections in five states show that national parties can’t vanquish regional parties.

  • Alia Bhatt to play a rape victim in Udta Punjab

    Alia Bhatt has certainly become a name to reckon with in a short time. Ever since her debut with the film Student of the Year, she has quite literally been on a roll. This young actress will next be seen in Udta Punjab that features her alongside Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor and Punjabi star Diljit Dosanjh.

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    NIA arrests IM’s key operative from IGI airport

    New Delhi: A key operative of terror outfit Indian Mujahideen (IM) was today arrested from Indira Gandhi International airport here by National Investigating Agency (NIA).

  • Indian-origin Sanjay Gupta second most popular doctor in US: Twitter

    New York: With over two million followers, Indian-origin neurosurgeon Sanjay Gupta has emerged as the second most popular doctor in the US, a study that analysed Twitter use by doctors across the country has found. A neurosurgeon at Emory Clinic in Atlanta, Gupta is also a multiple Emmy-award winning chief medical correspondent for CNN.

  • Marathi cinema and Hollywood breathing down Bollywood’s neck

    Marathi masterpiece Sairaat continues to spring surprises. The latest is that due to the humongous demand, special shows have been organised for midnight and 3 am slot in the interiors of Maharashtra. The Nagraj Manjule directed film, made at a modest budget of Rs 4 crore has crossed Rs 60 crore at the box office and the way it is galloping along, many more crores and records will be added on. Sairaat is attracting far more

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    Manorama Devi’s suspension not under Oppn pressure: JD-U

    Patna: The ruling JD(U) in Bihar today said it suspended its MLC Manorama Devi from the party not under pressure from the Opposition but on instruction of the party president and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

  • Delhi court adjourns hearing on ED’s plea against Mallya

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today adjourned the hearing on the Enforcement Directorate’s plea seeking to withdraw the exemption granted to beleaguered liquor baron Vijay Mallya from personal appearance in a case of allegedly evading summons in connection with purported violation of the Foreign Exchange Rules.

  • Facebook sued in US for scanning private messages

    New York: A lawsuit against Facebook has been filed in a US court, alleging that the social networking giant may have violated federal privacy laws by scanning private messages, a media report said on Friday.

  • Bollywood: The sequel trap limiting creativity

    Before the film’s release, Baaghi‘s director Sabbir Khan, when asked about his films to come, said that he was toying with two ideas. In a chat after the film’s success, he said that there was a possibility of a sequel to the film, now that it had become a hit, as “everyone was keen”!

  • Abhishek Bachchan to lend voice for Riteish Deshmukh starrer ‘Banjo’

    While we will see the two actors, Abhishek Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh in their usual fun elements in the upcoming film Housefull 3, the duo is all set to work together again. However, though miniscule, Abhishek will be involved in Riteish’s upcoming musical Banjo.