Free Press Journal
  • Lodha report: BCCI may have to choose between IPL & Champions Trophy

    Kolkata: Indian cricket board president Anurag Thakur on Monday said either India’s participation in the Champions Trophy or the Indian Premier League (IPL) will suffer if Justice Lodha’s recommendation to keep a 15-day gap between the IPL and the domestic calendar, has to be implemented.

  • Big B speaks up against open defecation on Railway tracks

    New Delhi: Spreading the message of cleanliness, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan recently pulled attention of the authorities towards open defecating on railway tracks across the nation and appealed Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu for a systematic mechanism to curb the menace.

  • JD (U) takes on BJP over MNS threat to Pak artistes

    New Delhi: Taking potshots at Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray over his party’s escalating attack on the Pakistani actors, the Janata Dal (United) on Monday questioned the former’s constitutional right and turned the heat on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for maintaining a studded silence on the issue.

  • Lodha committee tells banks to halt BCCI disbursements

    New Delhi: Fuming at the defiance of its recommendations, the Supreme Court-appointed Lodha panel has “directed” banks, where BCCI holds accounts, not to disburse any funds for the financial decisions taken by the Board at its Special General Meeting on September 30.

  • ‘P.O.W.’ equal to 22 films: Nikkhil Advani

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Nikkhil Advani says his upcoming family drama show “P.O.W. Bandi Yuddh Ke!” is equal to 22 films in the industry.  “‘P.O.W.’ is like my dream project on television.

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    Salman Khan’s support for Pakistani artists triggers protests in Indore

    We all know that Pakistani artists have been banned by Indian Motion Picture Producers Association (IMPPA) and even the political parties have been threatening filmmakers who are working with them saying that they won’t let them release the films in India.

  • The famous casting coups of Hindi cinema

    The recent announcement of Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan as a father-and-son combination in Aditya Chopra’s production Thugs Of Hindostan has been regarded as one of the biggest casting coups in recent times. A week later, Aditya Chopra also announced the sequel to their 2012 film ‘Ek Tha Tiger’, to be helmed by Ali Abbas Zafar and called ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’. The film will star Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, which is

  • ‘SC has no authority to ask Centre to set up Cauvery board’

    New Delhi: The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that it has no jurisdiction to direct it to set-up the Cauvery Management Board as it was just a recommendation of the Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal and not binding on the government.

  • Meditation can keep your emotional brain in check

    New York: Meditation can help tame your emotions even if you are not a mindful person, suggests a new study Mindfulness, a moment-by-moment awareness of one’s thoughts, feelings and sensations, has gained worldwide popularity as a way to promote health and well-being.

  • Pakistan, India NSAs agree to reduce tension along LoC

    Islamabad: The National Security Advisors of India and Pakistan have spoken over phone and agreed to reduce tensions on the LoC, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said today as tensions soared high between the two nations after India’s surgical strikes.