Free Press Journal
  • Maharashtra Civic polls: EC allows offline nomination filing

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Election Commission has permitted offline filing of nomination forms for the first phase of elections to municipal councils and nagar panchayat, scheduled next month, so that all aspirants can submit their papers by tomorrow, the last date of submission.

  • Five quintal of adulterated Mawa seized

    New Delhi: Five quintal of adulterated Mawa manufactured for sale during the Diwali festival has been seized and two persons have been arrested in connection with it.

  • Congress likely not to be part of ‘grand alliance’ in UP

    New Delhi: Even as the Samajwadi Party (SP) continued its efforts to form a “grand alliance” for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly election, the Congress today appeared ruling itself out of it, saying there was “no movement” forward and it had “no plans” of joining it.

  • Stars and their starry Diwali

    Spreading joy and sharing sweets, if that’s what Diwali means to you, here’s what our Bollywood actors have to say about their Diwali.

  • Nawaz, Sushant gear up with their space suits for Chandamama Door Ke

    Indian film industry seems to be bitten by films on space like Interstellar or The Martian. This will probably be the first film to be made on a space odyssey in India. As announced by Producer, Viki Rajani, NextGen films have signed Nawazuddin Siddiqui for their next film Chandamama Door Ke.

  • Randeep Hooda wants this Diwali to bring in change

    Walking the unconventional path often with his films, the brawny Randeep Hooda makes his mark in this industry as a thinking actor. Films like Highway, Sarbjit and Main Aur Charles have been testimony to his unconventional way of thought.

  • Mahesh Bhatt is territorial says Alia Bhatt

    Actress Alia Bhatt says her father and veteran filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is quite competitive in many ways – even when it comes to boyfriend matters, according to IANS. Alia spoke of this during an appearance on a chat show with her father.

  • Richa Chadha is always up for experimentation

    Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadha, who has been praised for her portrayal of characters like Bholi Punjaban and Nagma Khatoon, is set to surprise her fans in the upcoming short film “Raakh”. She says she is always game to experiment when it comes to roles.

  • Audience’s appreciation matters to Irrfan Khan

    Mumbai: Acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan, whose Hollywood film “Inferno” has been lauded, says the audience’s appreciation is something that matters to actors. “No matter how many films you do, appreciation, especially from the audience is something any actor is ecstatic about,” Irrfan said in a statement, reports IANS.

  • Neither Police nor Pak govt can stop me, says Imran Khan

    Lahore: Coming out swinging against the government’s decision to not allow him to leave his Bani Gala residence to join protesters in Rawalpindi, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Friday dared Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif saying that no one can stop him from protesting in Islamabad on November 2.

  • Indian origin bus driver killed in Australia

    Sydney: A 29-year-old bus driver of Indian origin was charred to death on Friday while sitting behind the wheel in a shocking attack in Australia’s Queensland state.

  • First Zika infection case detects in Myanmar

    Naypyidaw (Myanmar): Myanmar’s government said today that a pregnant foreign woman has been diagnosed with the country’s first case of Zika, a mosquito-borne virus linked to birth defects.

  • Pakistan says Indian firing killed six civilians

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Friday claimed that “unprovoked” firing incidents from across the border by Indian forces a day ago killed six civilians including two women.

  • Separatists using children as cannon fodder: Mehbooba Mufti

    Udhampur: Lashing out at the separatists, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today alleged they were not allowing schools in the Valley to function because they wanted a new generation of uneducated youths who can pelt stones and can be used as “cannon fodder”.