Free Press Journal
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    Anupriya Patel brings important caste factor for BJP

    New Delhi: The inclusion of Anupriya Patel, the Mirzapur MP from Apna Dal, in the Narendra Modi ministry is purely aimed at Uttar Pradesh politics and the assembly elections next year, sources said. She is also expected to merge Apna Dal, a fledgling caste-based party with its support base in eastern Uttar Pradesh, with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in order to give a much needed boost to the latter in the

  • Athawale faux pas at oath-taking ceremony

    New Delhi: Senior Republican Party of India (RPI) leader Ramdas Athawale on Tuesday forgot to mention his name while taking oath as Minister of State – but was quickly corrected by President Pranab Mukherjee.

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    New wireless, wearable sensors can detect toxic gases

    Washington: MIT researchers have developed new low-cost chemical sensors that can enable smartphones or other wireless devices to detect trace amounts of toxic gases. Using the sensors, researchers hope to design lightweight, inexpensive radio-frequency identification (RFID) badges to be used for personal safety and security.

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    Pasta actually does not fatten you

    Washington D.C.: Here’s a news to rejoice; unlike popular beliefs, pasta consumption does not contribute to obesity; on the contrary, it is associated with a decrease in body mass index.

  • Dhaka attack: Charges pressed against several people

    Dhaka: Bangladesh today pressed charges against several people under Anti-Terrorism Act in connection with the country’s worst terror attack as investigators tried to trace the mastermind of the brazen assault in which 22 people were slaughtered by the ISIS.

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    Kareena’s baby to turn a star even before birth

    New Delhi: Here’s how real life coincides with reel life. Mum-to-be Kareena Kapoor Khan’s real-life pregnancy will coincide with her onscreen character as she starts work on her next this August. According to a report on the 35-year-old actress’ official page, Mumbai Mirror says the portions of Shashanka Ghosh’s ‘Veere Di Wedding’ that will be shot from August to October will feature her as a pregnant woman.

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    Tiger Shroff to romance Disha Patani in Sabbir Khan’s next

    New Delhi : After their sizzling chemistry in the music video ‘Befikra’, Tiger Shroff and his rumoured girlfriend Disha Patani would reportedly be seen in Sabbir Khan’s ‘Munna Michael’.

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    Five dropped from Modi’s ministerial council

    New Delhi: Five ministers were on Tuesday dropped from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s council of ministers ahead of the swearing-in of 19 new faces and elevation of Prakash Javadekar to a cabinet rank.

  • M J Akbar — from being a Congress MP to Modi’s minister

    New Delhi: M J Akbar’s debut as a minister caps a remarkable political turnaround for the journalist and author who made a dashing foray into politics as a Congress MP in 1989, thanks to his proximity to the then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, before a long spell in wilderness.

  • Salman Khan defies channel diktat goes on ‘Kapil Sharma’s Show’

    Colors may be the parent channel for Bigg Boss. But Salman Khan has once again proved he is the biggest boss of them all. Defying his home-channel Color’s rule that clearly forbids their artistes from associating with the breakaway rebel-star Kapil Sharma, Salman decided to be on Kapil’s show on the rival channel Sony Entertainment.

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    Modi Cabinet: Sidelined in Delhi, Vijay Goel makes a comeback

    New Delhi: Vijay Goel’s inclusion in the Union Council of Ministers marks a comeback of sorts for the leader after BJP virtually removed him from Delhi, where he once hoped to be the chief ministerial face, and sent him to the Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan.

  • Sushma to miss oath ceremony, tells media not to speculate

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said that she would be unable to attend the swearing-in ceremony in Rashtrapati Bhawan due to her diplomatic engagement and counselled the media not to speculate about her absence.