Free Press Journal
  • Pakistan cricket community ridicules Thakur’s statement

    Karachi: Pakistan cricket community has ridiculed the statement given by BCCI President Anurag Thakur, saying even when ties between the two countries were better India had avoided playing Pakistan in a bilateral series.

  • China assures support to Pak on Kashmir issue

    Lahore: With relations already running on a tense note between India and Pakistan over terrorism and rising tensions at borders, China has assured in unequivocal terms of its support in case of any foreign aggression to Islamabad including its stance on the Kashmir issue.

  • Origin of mysterious cosmic X-rays found

    Washington: Scientists have confirmed that some of the X-ray emissions in our universe originate from a huge bubble of hot ionised gas enveloping our solar system, a finding that strengthens our understanding of the solar neighbourhood’s early history. They also detected an entire group of X-rays that do not come from any known source – unveiling a new cosmic mystery.

  • Abhijeet Bhattacharya supports MNS’s decision to ban Pakistani artists in Bollywood

    Recently, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) announced that they won’t allow the release of Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, because, besides the other lead stars, it also had the Pakistani actor Fawad Khan. In addition to that, in view of the ongoing tension between India and Pakistan (after the Uri attacks), MNS has given a 48-hour deadline to all the Pakistani artists to leave India.

  • Strong 6.3 quake rattles southern Philippines: USGS

    Manila: A powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern Philippines today but there was no threat of a tsunami or any casualties reported, seismologists and disaster officials said. The offshore quake hit at 6:53 am (2253 GMT Friday) and woke people from their sleep in Davao, a major city of about 1.5 million located 100 kilometres to the northwest, said officials.

  • Saif Ali Khan to go on India tour for Chef

    Earlier, we had reported that Saif Ali Khan was going to star in the Hindi remake of Jon Favreau’s film Chef which focuses on the story chef who starts his own food truck.

  • Ajay, Kajol visit Facebook campus

    San Francisco: Popular Bollywood couple Ajay Devgn and Kajol visited the Facebook campus here. Kajol has also joined the social networking site.

  • India vs New Zealand: Kiwis all out for 262

    New Zealand were bowled out for 262 in the post-lunch session. The spinners – Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja took complete command of the proceedings. Ravindra Jadeja took 5 wickets, Ashwini took 4 wickets and Yadav took one  wicket.
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  • Dhanush

    Dhanush to play cameo in his directorial debut

    Chennai: Actor Dhanush, who is gearing up for his Tamil directorial debut “Power Pandi” will be seen playing a cameo in the film, a source said. Veteran actor Raj Kiran has been roped in to play the title role.

  • Uri attack: All eyes on PM Modi’s address in Kerala today

    Kozhikode, As the nation continues to reel from the Uri terror attack, a tone of anti-terrorism is likely to dominate the three-day Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Conclave, which began yesterday at Kozhikode in Kerala and where Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to make his first public address since the deadly attack in which 18 Indian soldiers were killed.

  • Dortmund beat Freiburg 3-1 in German Bundesliga Berlin

    Berlin: Dortmund reaped their third-straight win after edging Freiburg 3-1 thanks to the goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Lukasz Piszczek and Raphael Guerreiro at the opener of the fifth round in Bundesliga. The late goal from substitute Guerreiro during the match on Friday sealed Dortmund’s 3-1 victory over newly promoted Freiburg, who squandered a golden chance in the opening period, Xinhua news agency reported.

  • Kylie Jenner has baby names for her future kids

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kylie Jenner has a list of names for her future children. The 19-year-old, who is currently dating rapper Tyga, says she has collated a number of baby names she “likes” that she will use to call her children in the future, reports femalefirst.co.uk. “I keep a list in my phone of names I like for my future kids. But they’re my secrets for