Free Press Journal
  • MIRZYA stories with Rakyesh Omprakash Mehra

    Awe struck by Gulzar’s screen play for MIRZYA, left Rakyesh Omprakash Mehra in a dilemma. “You know once the script was ready.. I mean the story script, the draft, not the screenplay, I was on floors with Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. In fact there was a time when I had to decide whether to make Bhaag Milkha Bhaag first or Mirzya, and I realised that I need to live with Mirzya much longer

  • Vir Das plays daddy for the first time

    Actor-comedian Vir Das recently marked history and became the first Indian comedian to have his own Netflix Original Comedy Special which has created a buzz in the media. The actor went out of the box and experimented with his character in his upcoming drama film, 31st OCTOBER.We have seen the actor do stand-up comedy and also play comic roles in various movies but the actor this time will be seen portraying a serious and intense role

  • Directors trust me because I am a curious actor: Sushant

    From Dibakar Banerjee, Rajkumar Hirani to now Neeraj Pandey, Sushant Singh Rajput’s filmography boasts of directors every actor yearns to work with and he feels his commitment for his job is what attracts these filmmakers towards him, according to PTI.

  • Bollywood number in KUNG FU YOGA treat for Jackie Chan fans

    New Delhi: Actor Sonu Sood, who is gung-ho about sharing screen space with legendary international actor Jackie Chan in “Kung Fu Yoga”, says the Bollywood number in the upcoming Sino-Indian project will be a treat for his fans.

  • MAMI set to enthral movie buffs, with special focus on Turkey

    The much awaited MAMI fest is near and its celebrity trustees including Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Rohan Sippy, Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane, Siddharth Roy Kapur, Manish Mundra, Vishal Bhardwaj, Dibakar Banerjee joined Co-chairperson, Kiran Rao and Festival Director Anupama Chopra to announce its line-up of documentaries, short films and features to be showcased at the festival.

  • M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story – Rajput to the Rescue

    Film: M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story
    Cast: Sushant Singh Rajput, Kiara Advani, Disha Patani, Herry Tangri, Anupam Kher, Bhoomika Chawla, Mukesh Bhatt, Rajesh Sharma
    Director: Neeraj Pandey

  • WHO asked Southeast nation to take decisive action against Zika

    New Delhi: The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday urged countries across the Southeast Asia region to continue taking decisive action against Zika virus as two new cases of Zika-related microcephaly were confirmed in Thailand.

  • Mumbai: We do not approve of Salman Khan’s opinion

    Mumbai: Expressing his disapproval over Salman Khan’s comment that Pakistani artists were not terrorists and they must not be mixed up with the concept of terrorism, the Shiv Sena leader Subhash Desai on Friday said the Shiv Sena disagrees with Salman’s personal opinion.

  • 10 dead, 29 missing in China’s Typhoon Megi

    Beijing: At least 10 persons were killed and 29 reported missing due to Typhoon Megi in China, the Ministry of Civil Affairs announced on Friday.

  • Punjab on high alert amid rumours of Pakistani Army build-up

    Chandigarh: Punjab remained on high alert and evacuation from villages along the international border with Pakistan continued on Friday while a number of rumours on the Pakistan Army’s build-up did rounds on social media despite authorities urging people not to panic as no such situation was reported.

  • Adnan Sami praises Indian Army, gets flak from ‘outraged’ Pakistanis

    New Delhi: Singer Adnan Sami, who is of Pakistani origin but is now an Indian citizen, has hailed the Indian Army for conducting surgical strikes on terror camps across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir. On being trolled on Twitter by Pakistanis, he said their outburst clearly means they fail to distinguish between “terrorist and Pakistan”.

  • Harshvardhan very special to me: Saiyami Kher

    Mumbai: Actress Saiyami Kher, who is making her Bollywood debut with “Mirzya”, can’t stop raving about her co-star Harshvardhan Kapoor, and says she can’t wait to do another film with him.

  • Arvind kejriwal

    We congratulate the central government on this diplomatic step

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the surgical strike at the Line of Control (LoC) which took place late night on Wednesday was a reply to the Uri attack and congratulated the central government and Indian Army for taking such a bold diplomatic step.

  • Kabul backs India on surgical strikes in PoK

    New Delhi: Afghanistan on Friday backed India on the cross-border surgical strikes in Pakistani territory, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi was taking “bold decisions” in the fight against terrorism.

  • EPFO to launch Aadhar-linked services by March 2017

    New Delhi: The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Friday said it will launch a host of Aadhar-linked services like Provident Fund (PF) withdrawals and pension fixation by March 2017 for its four crore subscribers to facilitate faster transactions.

  • India may deploy N-capable Rafale jets on China, Pak borders

    Beijing: China apprehends that India will deploy the 36 nuclear-capable Rafale fighter jets to be acquired from France in the border regions of China and Pakistan to enhance its deterrence capability, a media report here said.