Free Press Journal
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    Dr Shashikala Wanjari appointed VC of SNDT Women’s University

    Mumbai: Dr Shashikala Wanjari has been appointed as the new Vice Chancellor of SNDT Women’s University which is celebrating its centenary this year, Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao announced here today. Wanjari is presently serving as Professor and Head, Department of Education, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University (RTMNU). She succeeds Professor Vasudha Kamat whose term ended on May 13.

  • Trend Watch: The experimental palette

    Breaking away from the constraints of a conventional meal out are chefs, entrepreneurs and diners. Misbaah Mansuri discovers this and delves deeper into the trend of un-restauranteering.

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    Fadnavis makes conciliatory gesture towards Sena

    Mumbai: In an apparent conciliatory gesture towards Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said “the tree of friendship planted today” will grow into a “big tree in the future”, as the two leaders took part in a mega plantation drive here. Thackeray replied, “Wherever there is a need for support, I shall stand shoulder to shoulder.”

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    APP it up – Games reviews

    A short review of select apps like Sultan: The Game, CSR Racing among others

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    UGC declares 8 UP varsities fake

    Lucknow: The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Saturday declared eight universities in Uttar Pradesh as fraudulent, an official said. In a list of 22 fake universities in the country, Uttar Pradesh figures as the state with the most such varsities.

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    Woman ends life by jumping into brother’s burning pyre

    Jaipur: A 28-year-old woman, distressed by the death of his brother, allegedly committed suicide by jumping into his burning pyre in Dungarpur district. Durga, a mother of three, was living with her brother Velaram Manat (35) for the last two to three years, the police said.

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    Ex -flames Ranbir, Katrina to romance in ‘Fuddu’ ?

    New Delhi: The former love- birds, Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif, who will next be seen together in ‘Jagga Jasoos’, would reportedly reunite for a romantic song in Sunil Subramani’s directorial debut ‘Fuddu.’ As per DNA report, Ranbir and Katrina would be seen essaying the love equation on -screen for the romantic number, which the duo has already shot.

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    Not afraid of failure, it teaches you a lot: Vicky Kaushal

    New Delhi: Vicky Kaushal walked into Bollywood as a simple character in a powerful film, “Masaan”, and went on to scoop most of the awards for his debut role. The actor says he is exploring himself with each film, adding that he is not afraid to “fall some day in this exploration”. Describing his ride in showbiz as a “personality development crash course”, Vicky says he is on a “journey of self

  • Thane: Wall collapses crushing nine cars

    Thane: A common compound wall shared by two buildings collapsed due to heavy rains this morning, crushing at least nine cars parked inside a housing complex here but no one was hurt in the incident, officials said.

  • Euro cup: History-making Wales upset Belgium 3-1 in Euro quarters

    Lille (France): Wales have advanced to the semifinals of a major football tournament for the first time with a come-from-behind 3-1 victory over Belgium, which paid dearly for its careless play on defence in an Euro 2016 quarter-final here.

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    Kareena to become mother in December

    Mumbai: Bollywood star couple Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan will be blessed with their first child together in December, the actor has confirmed.

  • Bollywood 2016: So far, so good

    So far the year has given us no big blockbusters. Unless we count Sajid-Farhad’s ‘Housefull 3’ which made more money than all the releases this year. However the real successes this year at the Indian box office so far had nothing to do with Bollywood.

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    Infosys techie murder case: Spurned lover killed her

    Chennai- Tamil Nadu Police have arrested a youth in Tirunelveli district alleged to be the killer of female software engineer with Infosys, S. Swathi,
    a top Chennai police officer said on Saturday.

  • Tiger Shroff’s video ‘Befikre’ with his real-life love

    It cannot be a coincidence that so many aspects of Tiger Shroff’s sizzling-hot music video ‘Befikra’ with his very khaas dost Disha Patani, seem to remind viewers of what lies in store in Aditya Chopra’s forthcoming feature ‘Befikre’.

  • Check out Shraddha Kapoor on the cover of Harpers Bazaar

    The ‘Aashiqui 2’ actress Shraddha Kapoor who has been moving from strength to strength has fast become a name to contend with. While the film offers haven’t stopped pouring in, Shraddha has been taking her time to pick and choose only the best. Currently, working on her next venture ‘Half Girlfriend’, she has been keeping herself pretty busy. However, the actress took time out from her schedule to pose as the cover