Free Press Journal
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    SC notice to Mallya on contempt plea by lender banks

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to businessman Vijay Mallya on a plea by the lenders seeking contempt proceedings against him for not making full disclosure of assets held by him, his wife and children in India and abroad.

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    Expelling Chinese journalists from India will have serious consequences 

    Beijing: If expelling of three Chinese journalists by India is a revenge for China’s opposition to its Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership, there will be “serious consequences”, said a state-run daily urging Beijing to respond in a similar manner.

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    Goods train derails in Rajasthan, rail traffic affected

    Jaipur: A goods wagon derailed today on Bayana-Agra line in Bharatpur district of Rajasthan, disrupting traffic on the route. No one was injured in the incident. A passenger train from Agra to Kota was delayed by nearly an hour.

  • Sidhu RS exit; says can’t leave Punjab for ‘selfish gains’

    New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned from the Upper House last week, finally broke his silence on the same and said that he stepped down as the Rajya Sabha MP because he was asked to stay away from Punjab.

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    Mathura violence: Second round of judicial probe today

    Mathura: The Judicial Commission inquiring the incident at government-owned Jawahar Bagh in Mathura, where 29 people including two police officers were killed on June 2 during an anti-encroachment drive, will conduct its second round of probe from today.

  • Failed test of Narsingh’s roommate raises suspicion

    New Delhi: With Narsingh Yadav’s roommate Sandeep Yadav at the SAI Sonepat camp also testing positive for the same banned substance, WFI said that it strengthens the conspiracy theory and indicates at a clear case of sabotage.

  • Curfew, restrictions in Kashmir, separatists call for a march

    Srinagar: Curfew and other restrictions continued in Kashmir as authorities today stepped up security in view of a march called by separatists to Anantnag district, which has seen the highest number of deaths during the unrest in the Valley.

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    Naseeruddin Shah apologizes after calling Rajesh Khanna a poor actor

    Last week, the veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah, in an interview, went on to ‘blame’ the (late) Rajesh Khanna for infusing mediocrity into Bollywood during the seventies era. Naseeruddin Shah also added that, in his opinion, the (late) Rajesh Khanna was a very limited and poor actor and that he wasn’t the most alert person whom he had ever met.

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    Rio Olympics divided as Russia escapes blanket doping ban

    Lausanne: International Olympic Committee’s decision not to ban Russia from the Rio Games over state-run doping divided international sports leaders Sunday with the opening ceremony 12 days away.

  • ‘Rustom’ and ‘Mohenjo Daro’: 3 weeks to go to relive ‘Gadar’ and ‘Lagaan’ memories

    June 15, 2001. This was a landmark day for Bollywood when two major biggies came face to face, and both emerged triumphant. Films like ‘Gadar – Ek Prem Katha’ and ‘Lagaan’ is stuff that legends are made of and with both turning out to be successful at the box office, it also paved for many more such clashes that were taken positively, instead of competition.

  • Check out Ayushmann Khurrana and Parineeti Chopra perform a gig in Dallas

    Coming together for the first time is the on screen pair of Ayushmann Khurrana and Parineeti Chopra for the film ‘Meri Pyaari Bindu’. Not only can the duo act but they are also extremely musically inclined and have had passion for singing. Recently Ayushmann Khurrana posted an interesting picture of him performing with his co-star Parineeti Chopra at a concert.

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    Thane: 1 killed, dozen hurt in building collapse after cylinder blast

    Thane: An old woman was today killed and dozen others including children were injured when the upper floor of a single-storeyed building came crashing down to the ground due to a gas cylinder explosion, disaster management officials said.

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    Shiv Sena denies ‘targeting’ Centre over Kashmir unrest

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Monday defended its party chief Uddhav Thackeray’s demand of proclaiming India a ‘Hindu state’, saying they are not attacking the government and have just put forward their views as allowed in a democracy.

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    Lok Sabha Speaker forms panel to probe Bhagwant Mann

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday formed a nine member panel to probe Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwant Mann’s breach of security posting a video of Parliament’s interiors.

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    It’s a good to have contagious winning habit: Virat Kohli

    North Sound (Antigua): Winning is “contagious” and Indian Test captain Virat Kohli feels that it is a “good habit” that his boys can create in order to become a formidable Test team anywhere in the world.

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    IMD issues heavy rainfall alert in Uttarakhand

    Dehradun: The Indian Metrological Department (IMD) has issued an alert for ‘heavy to very heavy rainfall’ in Dehradun, Nainital, Pauri, Haridwar and Almora regions of Uttarakhand in the next 48 hours.