Free Press Journal
  • Hajj pilgrims reach site of deadly stampede

    Mina: Muslim pilgrims reached Mina today for the ritual stoning of the devil, the last major rite of the annual hajj and the scene of a devastating stampede last year.

  • Terror of Shahabuddin haunts victims’ parents

    Siwan (Bihar), The parents of the three youth who were allegedly eliminated on the orders of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Mohammad Shahabuddin, on Monday said they are scared that with his release from jail on bail, they could also be eliminated.

  • President’s message on the eve of Eid

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee greeted the nation on the eve of Eid with a message of universal brotherhood, peace and harmony.

  • Mirzya to premiere at London Film Festival

    The Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra‘s directorial venture ‘Mirzya’ that marks the debut of Anil Kapoor’s son Harshvardhan Kapoor has been picking up steam since the unveiling of the actor’s first look. Now we hear that the film is all set to be featured on the international stage with the premiere of the film at the 60th BFI London Film Festival.

  • One Year of GST

    Cabinet notifies constitution of GST Council

    New Delhi: The Cabinet today cleared the process, formation and functioning of the GST Council, which will decide on the rate of tax under the new indirect taxation regime.

  • Rohit retained, Binny dropped for New Zealand Test series

    Mumbai: Star batsman Rohit Sharma was retained despite his indifferent form but all-rounder Stuart Binny was axed as the selectors announced a largely unchanged 15-member Indian Test squad for the three-match home series against New Zealand, here today.

  • Somnath Bharti dares ‘Modi police’ to arrest him

    New Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Delhi MLA Somnath Bharti on Monday dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘police’ to come and arrest him if there was truth to him or his supporters allegedly misbehaving with security guards at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) last week.

  • UP Mining Minister Gayatri Prajapati sacked

    Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today sacked state Mining Minister Gayatri Prajapati over allegations of corruption, days after the High Court rejected the SP government’s plea to withdraw an order for a CBI probe into alleged illegal mining in the state.

  • Have your beer chilled with some cutting-edge gadgets

    New Delhi: Do you remember that time when, busy working on a laptop, you found your beer had gone all warm and flat? What if you can get hold of gadgets that never let your beer go flat and keep it chilled?

  • Vidya Balan prepares to tell Kamala Das’ story

    New Delhi: Looks like Vidya Balan is doing her homework meticulously to master the mannerism of poetess Kamala Surayya, who wrote with a pseudonym Kamala Das in English, for her upcoming bilingual biopic on the latter.

  • Clinton ahead by 5 points: Poll

    Washington: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is leading her Republican rival Donald Trump nationally by 5 percentage points among likely voters, according to the latest Washington Post/ABC poll.

  • Coldplay

    Complete three easy tasks to win Coldplay tickets for free!

    Amidst all the frenzy surrounding the Coldplay concert, we now know for sure that Coldplay is indeed coming to India and will be performing at Mumbai’s MMRDA grounds on November 19. The show is being put together by the Global Citizen Festival.

  • Acid Attack

    Bankura acid attack: Women activists demand stern action

    New Delhi, Condemning the incident where three girls were attacked with acid in West Bengal’s Bankura district, lawyer Abha Singh today described it as ‘gross violation of the law’ and demanded strong action against the culprit.