Free Press Journal
  • Pre-midnight call cancels Naik’s media event 

    Mumbai: An unexpected, pre-midnight call led to the cancellation of controversial televangelist Zakir Naik’s scheduled Thursday morning media interaction via Skype in Mumbai, officials said.

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    Why young Americans are having babies before marriage

    New York: Rising income inequality, and the resulting scarcity of certain types of jobs, is a key reason a large number of millennials in the US are having babies before getting married, a study says.

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    V.K. Singh in South Sudan to evacuate Indians

    New Delhi: Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh on Thursday reached South Sudan leading the government’s ‘Operation Sankat Mochan’ to evacuate Indians from the African country which has been hit by violence that has claimed hundreds of lives.

  • Dhaka attack: Sole Japanese survivor hid in cafe’s garden

    Tokyo: A Japanese who survived the deadly terror attack on an upscale cafe in Dhaka says he hid in the bushes of the cafe’s lawn during the 12-hour siege that saw seven of his compatriots killed.

  • Gadkari offers ambitious opportunities to global investors

    New York: India’s Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari during his visit to the world’s financial capital has been pitching the investment potential in India’s infrastructure as it embarks on its ambitious “Move in India” programme and opens its roads and ports to foreign cooperation.

  • Lenovo launches wooden-edition Vibe K4 Note

    New Delhi: Chinese smartphone major Lenovo on Thursday launched Vibe K4 Note in a wooden-edition variant at Rs 11,499 which is now available for purchanse on Amazon.

  • Simple procedure may replace cornea transplant

    New York: A new, minimally invasive procedure could improve treatment for many patients with a common eye disease, without the potential side effects and cost of the current standard of care — a cornea transplant, new research has found.

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    Why does Facebook never slow down on older phones

    New York: If you want to know why Facebook never hangs or slows down on your old smartphone, this is because a team of engineers is working to improve the functioning of the social media app 24/7.

  • Aishwarya Radhakrishnan turns choreographer for ‘Jhalak…’

    Mumbai: Dancer Aishwarya Radhakrishnan, who came into the limelight as a contestant of dance reality show “So You Think You Can Dance ‘Ab India ki Baari'”, will next be seen as a choreographer in the upcoming ninth season of “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa”.

  • Indian firm delivers Assam green tea to Trump to ‘purify mind’

    Washington: An Indian tea company has delivered a huge consignment containing 6,000 bags of famous Assam green tea to Donald Trump with a message to the presumptive Republican presidential nominee that it is never too late to “cleanse yourself”.

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    Rape comment: Salman finally files response to MSCW

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Salman Khan has finally filed his response with regard to his much-controversial “raped woman” analogy before the Maharashtra State Commission for Women here today.

  • Digital student incubator, claimed as world’s 1st, goes online

    Thiruvananthapuram: A digital student incubator, claimed to be the world’s first, has gone online with Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan unveiling SV.CO, the digital makeover of Startup Village, designed to help college-goers take their first step in entrepreneurship.

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    Why is Varun Dhawan mum on his relationship with Natasha?

    New Delhi: Actor Varun Dhawan is one of those who believes in keeping his personal life away from the limelight, as he always prefers to keep mum on his relationship with rumoured girlfriend Natasha Dalal.