Free Press Journal
  • “I want to kill Ranveer Singh” jokes Salman Khan

    Salman Khan, Anushka Sharma starrer Sultan released on July 6 and since then has been breaking all box office records. While yet another Eid release of the superstar has contributed to his super stardom, Salman decided to celebrate the success with media as well. A press meet for the success of Sultan was recently held and Salman was seen in his elements answering questions is his usual quirky style.

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    I’m a moody person: Mouni Roy

    Mumbai: TV actress Mouni Roy, who was seen hosting dance reality show “So You Think You Can Dance ‘Ab India ki Baari'”, says she is “a very moody person” when it comes to choosing her professional projects.

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    Teacher close to Dhaka cafe attacker arrested

    Dhaka: Bangladesh police arrested a college teacher close to Shafiqul Islam Ujjal, one of those who attacked a Dhaka cafe on July 1 leaving over 20 dead, officials confirmed on Monday. Milon Hossain, a teacher of Piyar Ali School and College, was whisked away on Saturday night, bdnews24 reported.

  • Uttar Pradesh State transport to start 80 buses for Kawad Yatra

    Muzaffarnagar: Eighty special state-run buses will soon ply to Haridwar for pilgrims during the annual Kawad Yatra, which begins tomorrow. “Eighty buses from Muzaffarnagar to Haridwar and Delhi to Haridwar will soon start for the kawad pilgrims,” regional assistant manager of UP roadways Brahm Prakash said today.

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    Pyongyang might conduct 5th n-test: Seoul

    Seoul: North Korea is prepared to carry out its fifth nuclear test “at any time” after intelligence reports detected heightened activity at a test site, South Korea warned on Monday.  “North Korea seems to be fully prepared to carry out a nuclear test at any time when the order is given by its leader (Kim Jong-un),” said Seoul’s Unification Ministry spokesman Jeong Joon-hee.

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    US resumes airstrikes against IS as Turkey reopens air base

    Washington: The US resumed airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) after Turkey opened its airbase which was closed in the wake of a failed attempted coup on July 16. Speaking to reporters onboard his plane after a visit to Afghanistan, Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Joseph Dunford, confirmed the reopening of the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey, Xinhua news agency reported on Monday.

  • SPARC and Sun Pharma ink licensing pact for epilepsy drug

    New Delhi: Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company (SPARC) and its parent Sun Pharma have entered into a licensing arrangement for its Elepsia tablets, used in the treatment of epilepsy, in the US market for an up-front payment of USD 10 million.

  • Congress ready to support amended GST Bill: Rajeev Shukla

    New Delhi: Congress leader Rajeev Shukla today said that the government should accept their suggestions and scrap additional taxes to ensure passage of the crucial Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.

  • Happy Birthday Bollywood’s desi girl Priyanka Chopra

    Bollywood’s super-star, and now also of ‘Quantico’ a American TV series and TIME 100 honoree – desi girl Priyanka Chopra today turns 34. She was born in Jamshedpur (Bihar). She was the winner of the Miss World Pageant 2000 and today is one of highest paid actress in Bollywood.  She has also received numerous National Film Awards, Filmfare Awards and People’s Choice Awards.

  • BSP to support GST with some proposals

    New Delhi: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) today assured to support the crucial Goods and Services (GST) Bill in the Monsoon Session of Parliament but with some suggestions.

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    Government Invites Tesla To Make In India

    Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari recently visited the Tesla electric car manufacturing plant in San Francisco, in a bid to further the government’s ‘Make In India’ initiative. The Indian administration has been looking to raise the popularity of alternative fuel powered vehicles, and in a move that stands to give EVs in India a big boost, Gadkari has asked Tesla to use India as a production hub for its zero emission vehicles.

  • SpaceX launches space station docking port

    Washington: Instruments to perform the first-ever DNA sequencing in space, and the first international docking adapter for commercial spacecraft, were among the almost 2,300 kgs of cargo that American aerospace manufacturer, SpaceX launched to the International Space Station on Monday.