Free Press Journal
  • Sensex zooms 446 pts to hit 17-mth high, Nifty up 133 pts

    Mumbai, Market benchmark Sensex hit a nearly 17-month high today after surging 446 points to 28,978.02 and the Nifty zoomed 133.35 points led by heavy buying in auto and banking stocks on bullish overseas cues amid dimming hopes of an interest-rate hike by the US Fed this month.

  • Russia begins war games to test troops

    Moscow, Russian defence forces have begun a massive exercise to test combat readiness and cooperation between different branches of the country’s military.

  • Cauvery row: B’luru-Mysuru Highway blocked, protests intensify

    Mandya (KTK), Agitated farmers and activists belonging to pro-Kannada outfits today blocked Bengaluru-Mysuru Highway as protests intensified in the wake of the Supreme Court directive to the state to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu.

  • Celebrities take the lead for eco-friendly Ganesh visarjans

    It’s festive time in the economic capital of India, time for wistful colours, rolling drum beats, echoing Ganapti chants, chaotic queues, and, everyone’s favorite modaks’- these are the just few things we love about this festival.

  • Hrithik Roshan’s Facebook page gets hacked

    Trouble doesn’t seem to end for Hrithik Roshan. Another major problem occurred when on Monday Hrithik Roshan’s Facebook page was hacked.

  • Anna Hazare expresses grief over AAP’s condition

    Relegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Visibly upset with the present controversies surrounding the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), veteran social activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday said that he had high expectations from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with whom he has worked in the past.

  • Ranbir Kapoor plays a singer in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

    No multiple voices, no re-recordings, no double and triple versions of the same tune… Only Arijit Singh would sing for Ranbir Kapoor in Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.

  • Rahul’s ‘Kisan Yatra’ turns into fight over ‘khats’

    Deoria (UP), In what has come as an embarrassment for the grand old party, there was chaos soon after Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi‘s ‘Khat Sabha’ ended in Rudrapur of Uttar Pradesh’s Dewaria district as the locals began fighting for ‘khats’ (wooden cots).

  • Court convicts man who threw acid on Delhi nurse

    Mumbai: More than three years after a Delhi nurse, Preeti Rathi, died following an acid attack, a Special Women’s Court on Tuesday convicted her obsessed neighbour Ankur Narayanlal Panwar for murder.

  • Apple ups iPhone 7 production by 10% : Reports

    New York, Cupertino-based giant Apple seems confident that its next generation iPhone 7 — which is just a day away from launch — is going to be a huge success as the company has reportedly increased orders of the components needed to manufacture the handset by 10 per cent.

  • Priyanka Chopra

    PeeCee speaks against “girl is ‘paraya dhan’ in India”

    New Delhi: Global icon Priyanka Chopra recently opened up on the difficulties of being born as a girl and professed the importance of education to battle the hardships and hypocrite mindset women face ever since they are born.

  • Ganesh Festival 2016: Ganpati “Raja’s” in Mumbai

    It’s time for Ganesh Festival, region across Mumbai, Pune and Konkan are full with – beating of the drums, Puneri Dhol and Ganpati chants, chaotic queues outside pandals and everyone’s favourite modaks – these are just a few things people love about the festival. Every Ganpati Mandal promises to give a unique experience.

  • Facebook ties up with Samaritans to prevent suicides

    London, Ahead of the World Suicide Prevention Day which falls on September 10, social networking giant Facebook has joined hands with support service Samaritans to launch a series of suicide prevention tools.