Free Press Journal
  • Freedom of thought

    When it comes to mental freedom, are we truly free? Have we unshackled and unfettered from what can be euphemistically termed as mental slavery, Ravi Valluri asks.

  • Growth in manufacturing may take some more time: FICCI on IIP Data

    New Delhi: Commenting on the release of IIP numbers for April 2016, President FICCI, Harshavardhan Neotia said, “The manufacturing sector performance is on the expected lines as predicted by FICCI survey too last month.”

  • New-look India to take on Zimbabwe in first ODI

    Harare: Limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will face a different kind of challenge when he leads a completely new-look Indian cricket team against Zimbabwe in the first ODI of the three-match series at Harare Sports Club today.

  • Salman Khan

    Thundershowers ahead!

    There are sunbeams and wet blankets and then there are walking-talking tempests, who cannot help stirring things up… a lot! Hazardous weather predicted for these stormy petrels, says NICHOLA PAIS.

  • Delving into Coastal Bali

    Uday K Chakraborty feels Bali’s unique religious culture and art have helped keeping natural balance in this sun-seekers paradise.

  • Taapsee Pannu

    Will Taapsee break the Southern stereotype? 

    Taapsee Pannu who has been climbing steps of success in Southern film industry despite being a Punjabi from Delhi has been successful in creating her mark in Bollywood as well. The industry has been accepting her but yet there are certain stereotypes on how south actresses are looked at and the kind of films Taapsee is currently doing in Bollywood is not really the typical films that South actresses really do.

  • Tiger Shroff

    Tiger and Disha’s game of hide and seek

    Last night actor Tiger Shroff was spotted at the airport. Apparently the actor was coming back from Paris where he was shooting for a music video with another Bollywood actress who is allegedly his girlfriend.

  • Kareena Kapoor not pregnant!

    Kareena Kapoor Khan puts an end to the rumours of her expecting a baby.

  • Say freeze for meals, drinks from the freezer

    From beer popsicles at the White Owl, Lower Parel, green tea ice creams at Kofuku, Bandra to bacon ice creams at the Mezzo Mezzo, Juhu; artisanal ice-creams seem to be pushing the envelope for innovation, writes Misbaah Mansuri.

  • Don’t think there is need to resurrect my career: Vidya

    She was at the top of her game a few years back with films like “The Dirty Picture”, “Kahaani” and then came a phase where her films did not do well, but actress Vidya Balan says she doesn’t feel the need to resurrect her career.

  • Weekly Prediction for 12 to 18 June 2016

    Aries:- You have been doing pretty well. This week too, the momentum is maintained. Successes brilliance, flair all add up to charisma or dynamism that is now quite spectacular in the way that it carries over into your work, your profession. Sunday and Monday there might be little health issues due to climatic changes. Change in position of Mars, Venus and Sun will favoring your deals, acquisition, and new ventures. There will be romantic

  • A many splendoured thing!

    While reading Allain de Botton’s novels one gets to wondering about what ever happened to the need for readability. The repeated reflections as the story proceeds could be distracting. In his first novel (“Essays in Love” published in 1993) de Botton admits for instance that few things are as antithetical to sex as thought – he makes observations while he is engaged in bed ….  The book under review is a sequel