Free Press Journal
  • “Box office is a sham”, says Manoj Bajpayee

    His command over his craft is only for the immortals to judge. As for the mortals lambasting his line of work, he doesn’t give a tinker’s damn. Manoj Bajpayee tells Viraj Sawant why collections and reviews don’t matter to him.

  • Pak ready for nuclear non-testing agreement with India Sartaj Aziz

    Islamabad: Pakistan was ready for an agreement with India on bilateral moratorium on nuclear non-testing, said the country’s top diplomat. “We have  declared a unilateral moratorium on further testing. Pakistan is prepared to consider translating its unilateral moratorium into a bilateral arrangement on non-  testing with India,” said the Prime Minister’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz.

  • Turkey issues arrest warrant for ex soccer star

    Ankara: Turkish authorities have issued a warrant for the arrest of former soccer star and legislator Hakan Sukur over his links to a US-based Muslim cleric,  accused by Turkey of masterminding last month’s failed coup, media reports said today.

  • Internet mogul accused of attacks faces probation sentencing

    San Francisco: Gurbaksh Chahal’s rise from a high school dropout to a 25-year-old Internet mogul who sold his startup for USD 300 million landed him on  “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and “Extra” in segments touting him as a highly eligible bachelor.

  • Dead Canada attack suspect prepared martyrdom video

    Toronto: A tip from the FBI triggered what Canadian police called a “race against time” as police scrambled to identify and locate a balaclava-wearing would-be suicide bomber they feared was on the verge of committing a terror attack in Canada.

  • Ex-Philippine leader meets senior China official to mend ties

    Hong Kong: Former Philippine leader Fidel Ramos said today he had met with a senior Chinese official during a trip to Hong Kong aimed at improving ties between Manila and Beijing, with both sides working towards formal discussions.

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    You can’t stop technology: Rishi Kapoor

    Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor is not a fan of piracy and people watching “cinema free of charge”. But he believes that it is difficult to stop technology. Rishi, the chief guest at this year’s Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2016, shared his views on piracy here on Thursday, read a statement.

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    Kishwer Merchant wants to do more reality shows 

    Actress Kishwer Merchant, who participated in the reality show “Bigg Boss”, says she is open to do more such shows including the stunt-based reality show “Khatron Ke Khiladi”. “I would love to do a reality show like ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’. I’m interested in doing films too, but only if I get a good role or a strong character. Even if I have only two scenes in a film, they should be completely

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    Sushant’s act as Dhoni leaves everyone spellbound

    One of the most anticipated film of 2016 has been M S Dhoni: The Untold Story and Sushant Singh Rajput doesn’t disappoint a bit. India being a cricket crazy nation, and Mahendra Singh Dhoni being one of the most celebrated cricketer of all times, the film was expected to gain attention from the entire nation but having said that, the trailer of the film captivates even the non-cricket fans.

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    I like creating another world: Ashutosh Gowariker

    Between “Pehla Nasha” and “Mohenjo Daro”, Ashutosh Gowariker’s filmography is really short and the director says his wife keeps asking him to make something contemporary and finish within a year. “Mohenjo Daro”, starring Hrithik Roshan as an indigo farmer during the Indus Valley civilisation and newcomer Pooja Hegde as his love interest, is Gowariker’s first release after “Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey”, which came in 2010. His only other project in between

  • Rustom: Lacks cohesiveness

    Film: Rustom
    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Ileana Dcruz, Esha Gupta, Arjan Bajwa. Anang Desai, Kumud Mishra, Kanwaljeet,
    Director: Tinu Suresh Desai

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    Pak working to maintain cordial relations with US: Sartaj Aziz

    Islamabad: Stating that Islamabad’s relations with China is time-tested, Advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz said his country would like to maintain cordial relations with the U.S. and is working on to build convergences and addressing divergences.

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    I don’t go with the trend: John Abraham

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor John Abraham says he doesn’t like to do films that become a trend in the movie industry. The “Dishoom” star, on the sidelines of a screening of “Rustom” here, was asked if as as a producer, he wants to make movies on the Indian Army. John said: “My problem is that I don’t go with the trend. So probably, I am the wrong person to be asked. I will

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    Hiranandani kidney racket haunts nephrologists

    Mumbai: In the backdrop of alleged kidney transplant racket at the Hiranandani Hospital, a group of senior nephrologists and urologists here have put on hold fresh transplants till the government steps in to provide clarity on procedural intricacies involved in such surgeries. Shrirang Bicchu, a nephrologist at Bombay Hospital and a member of Mumbai Nephrologists Group, said, “We are very afraid (to carry out transplants) after the development. Its not a protest but