Free Press Journal
  • England reach for the whitewash against Sri Lanka

    London: England have knack of coming unstuck as they chase a Test series whitewash but they will hope to complete the job against Sri Lanka at Lord’s this week — despite clear signs of improvement from the tourists.

  • Special jail set being erected for Chiranjeevi’s 150th film

    Chennai: A huge prison set is being constructed under the supervision of National Award winning art director Thota Tharani for megastar Chiranjeevi’s upcoming 150th film, which is tentatively titled “Kathilantodu”.

  • Minor girl raped in UP

    Pratapgarh (UP): A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth in a village here in Lalganj area here, police said today.

  • Lanka President vows to eradicate LTTE ideology

    Colombo: President Maithripala Sirisena has vowed to “eradicate the LTTE ideology” which is still present locally and globally to ensure long lasting peace in Sri Lanka.

  • S.J Suryah to play baddie in Mahesh Babu’s next

    Chennai: Filmmaker A.R. Murugadoss on Wednesday confirmed that actor-filmmaker S.J Suryah, who stunned audiences with his performance in last week’s Tamil film “Iraivia, will play the antagonist in his yet-untitled Tamil-Telugu bilingual film with Mahesh Babu.

  • Vijay Sethupathi, Madonna reunite for KV Anand’s film

    Chennai: Actor Vijay Sethupathi and Madonna Sebastian, who were seen in this year’s Tamil romantic-drama “Kadhalum Kadhandu Pogum”, are joining hands once again for upcoming yet-untitled Tamil film to be directed by K.V Anand.

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    Raveena not taking sides in Hrithik-Kangana spat

    Mumbai: After the buzz around her coming out in support of actress Kangana Ranaut in her murky legal battle with actor Hrithik Roshan, actress Raveena Tandon says she is playing a judge in the matter, adding that she is “not taking any one particular side”.

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    Pernia Qureshi thrilled to have Sonam as showstopper

    Mumbai: Fashion entrepreneur and stylist Pernia Qureshi is happy that her friend and actress Sonam Kapoor will be taking out time on her birthday to walk for her first stand alone fashion show here as a showstopper.

  • Twitters Android app gets new look

    New York: Micro-blogging website Twitter is to roll out a new look Android app with a Material Design developed by Google.

  • Big B celebrates 37 yrs of ‘Mr. Natwarlal’

    New Delhi: The 1979 Hindi action comedy ‘Mr. Natwarlal’ has completed its glorious 37 years today and its lead actor Amitabh Bachchan takes a stroll down his memory lane to remember and celebrate it.

  • Ganja worth Rs 4 lakh seized

    Mumbai: Chembur police seized 40kg ganja worth Rs 4 lakh on Tuesday evening while conducting a search of vehicle in which five people including one female were present.

  • SSB rescues 12 bar girls

    Mumbai: The Social Service Branch of Mumbai police carried out raid in Andheri’s Night Lover Bar and rescued 12 bar girls and at least 13 people were booked on late Monday night under new law that protects the dignity and safety of women in hotels, restaurants, bar rooms and other establishments. The officials have also seized Rs 54,900 in cash, and a music system from the spot.

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    BJP councillors stage protest outside Kejriwal’s residence

    New Delhi: Scores of councillors from BJP-ruled MCDs led by three mayors today staged a protest outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence, demanding clearance of their pending dues by the AAP government.

  • Over 60 Hindu inmates keep roza with 1,150 Muslims

    Muzaffarnagar: Setting an example of communal harmony, more than 60 Hindu inmates of the district jail here are keeping ‘roza’, the dawn-to-dusk fast during Ramzan, along with 1,150 Muslim inmates.

  • Obama asks Pak to punish Pathankot attack perpetrators

    Washington: Treating Pathankot attack on par with 26/11, US President Barack Obama in a clear message asked Pakistan to punish the perpetrators and vowed to stand with India against terror threats emanating from Pakistan-based groups like JeM, LeT and D company.