Free Press Journal
  • Rs 175 crore film on Gulf War-I to be shot using 8K technology

    Thiruvananthapuram: In a first-of-its-kind, “Burning Wells”, a multilingual Indian film on the 1990-91 First Gulf War being made at a cost of Rs 175 crore ($26 million) will be shot next year using 8K technology and will be released in 2018.

  • No evidence MH370 ‘debris’ exposed to fire: Australia

    Sydney: Possible debris from missing passenger jet MH370 handed over by a US amateur investigator was not “exposed to heat or fire”, Australian authorities said today, following speculation it was blackened by flames.

  • Former India captains felicitated ahead of historic 500th Test

    Kanpur: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) felicitated former India Test captains ahead of the historic 500th Test at Green park stadium here on Thursday. Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association president Rajeev Shukla felicitated former captains, including Ajit Wadekar, Kapil Dev, Sunil Gavaskar, Dilip Vengsarkar, Kris Srikkanth, Ravi Shastri, Mohammad Azharuddin, Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Anil Kumble and Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

  • Aamir Khan screens Dangal for Shabana Azmi

    Though the next Aamir Khan starrer Dangal is 3 months away from release, the film is ready and complete. Thanks to the actor’s commitment to getting it right before moving on to his next project, namely The Thugs Of Hindostan.

  • Kerala assembly set to go paperless

    Thiruvananthapuram, The Kerala assembly is all set to go paperless, Speaker P. Sreeramakrishnan announced on Thursday.

  • Prolonged sitting causes 4 per cent of deaths worldwide: Study

    New York: Nearly four per cent of all deaths -approximately 433,000 per year — are due to the fact that people worldwide spend more than three hours a day just sitting down, a study has found. Various studies over the last decade have demonstrated how the excessive amount of time we spend sitting down may increase the risk of death, regardless of whether or not we exercise.

  • Kareena is setting trends during pregnancy: Soha Ali Khan

    New Delhi: Kareena Kapoor Khan has always been a trendsetter — either by way of her fashion, her style or her films. But the fact that she is setting trends during her pregnancy by being active at her work, makes her sister-in-law Soha Ali Khan happy and proud.

  • AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan gets bail in sexual harassment case

    New Delhi, A Delhi court today granted bail to AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan, who was arrested in connection with a sexual harassment case filed by his sister-in-law, after the investigator said he was not required for custodial interrogation.

  • I felt ‘princessy’ at Emmys: Priyanka Chopra

    Los Angeles: Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, who made heads turn on the red carpet at the 68th Emmy Awards with her scarlet ensemble, says she “felt princessy” at the event where she emerged as the “the twirling dancing emoji”.

  • Sooraj Pancholi asks for a fair trial in the Jiah Khan case

    For over three years, battling it out as an accused in the much controversial alleged suicide case of Jiah Khan, actor Sooraj Pancholi is once again facing additional charges from the Khan family. Recent reports claimed that a UK based foreign investigator Jason Payne James was brought in the case by Jiah’s mother Rabia Khan whose findings indicate that Jiah Khan did not commit suicide.

  • Your genes may not be a barrier to weight loss

    London: Do not blame your genes for not being able to reduce that ever-burgeoning waistline. While your genes can increase the risk of obesity, they do not hamper weight-loss, researchers have found.  People carrying a gene associated with fat mass and obesity — FTO gene — are at risk of being heavier and increasing their obesity levels.

  • Kirti Kulhari is overwhelmed on finally being recognized in Pink

    It’s been a long hard struggle for the very talented Kirti Kulhari to come into her own. With director Aniruddh Roy Choudhury’s Pink, Kirti has broken the silence that pervaded her career.

  • It’s natural Harsh will get more attention than me: Saiyami

    New Delhi: Both Saiyami Kher and Harshvardhan Kapoor come from film families, yet the latter is getting more attention than his “Mirzya” co-star, and the actress feels it’s justified as he is Bollywood star Anil Kapoor’ son and people are bound to be more interested in him.