Free Press Journal
  • Daughter of missing Hong Kong bookseller calls for US help

    Hong Kong: The daughter of one of five Hong Kong booksellers who went missing late last year has called on US authorities to help end her father’s “unofficial and illegal” detention in China.

  • Foreign Office cat accused of being EU spy

    London: Britain’s foreign secretary Philip Hammond was forced to issue a denial after his own Conservative party colleague claimed the “chief mouser” at the UK’s Foreign Office could be a European Union (EU) spy.

  • Bees chase car for over 24 hours to rescue their queen

    London: In an incredible ordeal, a 65-year- old grandmother was followed by a huge swarm of bees for more than 24 hours while driving her car home from a nature reserve in the UK, attempting to rescue their queen.

  • American evolutionary engineer wins USD 1.2 mn tech prize

    London: An American innovator has become the first woman to win a USD 1.2 million technology prize in Finland for her path-breaking work on “directed evolution”, a method of rewriting DNA to create new and better proteins.

  • Anti-Trump protests turn violent at New Mexico rally

    Washington: Donald Trump’s rally in New Mexico turned violent as protesters toppled barricades and threw rocks, burning T-shirts and plastic bottles at police officers, injuring several, the latest scuffle to hit the presumptive Republican presidential nominee’s campaign.

  • Sania, Bopanna enter French Open second round  

    Paris: India’s tennis stars Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna got their French Open campaign off to a winning start as the duo won their respective women’s doubles and men’s doubles matches to enter the second round here on Wednesday.

  • Indian selectors must keep an eye on Kuldeep Yadav: Gavaskar

    New Delhi: Former captain Sunil Gavaskar has been impressed by Kuldeep Yadav’s performance in the ongoing IPL and gave a “honest advice” to the Indian selectors to keep an eye on the young left-arm spinner.

  • 2017 Polls: Flawless electoral rolls using tech in U’khand

    Dehradun: A flawless electoral roll using a new software is being prepared for the 2017 Assembly polls in Uttarakhand and the process will be over by August 20, Chief Electoral Officer Radha Raturi said here today. Raturi told a press conference, there could be a rise in the number of polling stations in the state by 300-400 and two stations would be located at a distance not more than 2 km, she said.

  • Cabinet approves National Capital Goods Policy  

    New Delhi: The union cabinet on Wednesday approved National Capital Goods Policy aimed at increasing capital goods production from the current value of Rs.2,30,000 crore to Rs.7,50,000 crore by 2025.

  • Salman Khan wins over as the underdog!

    Everyone who has seen the promos of SULTAN, have clearly forgotten all about Arijit Singh’s apology and what not the poor singer is trying to do to get his song back into the film. Cause clearly when there is Salman Khan on screen there is literally nothing at all that matters.

  • Himansh Kohli learns Gujarati for ‘Sweetie Desai Weds NRI’

    Himansh Kohli who shot to fame with his debut film Yaariya is all geared up for his second film ‘Sweetie Desai weds NRI’ opposite Xpose fame actress Zoya Afroz. Himansh will be making a comeback on the silver screen after almost two years and will be seen playing a Gujarati character.

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    Will it be a hat trick for Akshay Kumar

    Looks like Akshay Kumar is all set to hit a hat trick with his releases post the Indian Premier League. If superstitions are to be considered, do remember that each time his film is released post IPL, it has been a super hit film. The last two films were Rowdy Rathore that released on June 1, 2012 and Holiday that released on June 6, 2014. Now, again with a two years gap,

  • Have feet? Lauren will teach you to dance!

    Lauren Gottlieb is someone who might not have been born and brought up here in India but the way, in which our industry has accepted her, she really seems to have made a mark in the Bollywood industry. We all know the fact that Lauren is a great dancer and loves to teach dance as well. And recently Lauren has got the opportunity to do so.