Free Press Journal
  • Pratyusha’s parents to demand re-investigation

    Mumbai: After a purported transcript of the actress Pratyusha Banerjee’s ‘last’ telephonic conversation with her boyfriend came out today, the lawyer of her parents said they would seek re-investigation as police had overlooked several aspects of the case related to her alleged suicide.

  • Government will not waver on triple talaq issue: Amit Shah

    Panaji: The Narendra Modi government will not waver on the issue of women’s equality and its firm commitment on the issue can be seen by its position on the triple talaq issue, BJP President Amit Shah said on Friday.

  • Political push needed to fix GST jurisdiction: Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi: In the absence of a consensus on who will exercise control over Goods and Services Tax assessees — the Centre or the states, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday called for a political push for resolution of the contentious issue and fixed November 20 for an informal meeting in this regard.

  • Susan Sarandon slams Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump

    Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon has hit out at Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump of being “untrustable” while confirming that she will be voting for Green Party candidate Jill Stein in the US presidential polls, reports PTI.

  • “It was one of the most beautiful nights of my life”, says Rajat Kapoor

    Filmmaker Rajat Kapoor shares his moments of undiluted joy, even as he tells Nichola Pais that equanimity is the true goal.

    Soaring High

    Let me say that I’m not the kind of person who looks for a high, like a sky-dive. That is not my kind of a high. I’ve never done drugs, for example. Those kind of highs do nothing for me. But theatre, for me, is a big high. Being on a

  • Meet the designer duo that’s about to dress Padmavati

    With a star studded cast and a story of the royals, Sanjay Leela Bhansali can’t afford to risk any section of his film hence he has all the best in the business working on this one. The magnum opus is said to be the most expensive film in Bollywood. But it hardly is surprising that the ace director has roped in a new designer duo as costume designers for the film.

  • Indian Hotels independent directors back Cyrus Mistry

    Mumbai: Amid chaos and skirmishes between the security guards and the media outside Bombay House here, Indian Hotels held its board meet with Cyrus Mistry in the chair — the first for a Tata Sons firm after the 49-year-old industrialist was ousted as the group chairman.

  • Richa Chadha getting paid more than actors in Fukrey 2

    How often does it happen that among the lead pair in a film, the actress gets paid much more than the actor? It’s hardly a secret that actresses are paid less than the actor working in the same capacity.

  • Next budget to be presented around Feb 1: Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi: Announcing a major change in the date of presentation of the Union Budget, the Union Finance Ministry has said it will be advanced by a month — and presented around February 1.

  • Turkey detains Kurdish leaders as deadly blast hits southeast

    Diyarbakir: Turkish police today detained almost a dozen MPs from the country’s main pro-Kurdish party, including its two co-leaders, as eight people were killed in a deadly car bombing blamed on Kurdish militants.

  • Volvo S90 launched at Rs 53.5 lakhs

    The Luxury Sedan will be offered only in the ‘Inscription’ Variant

  • Ten Marathi blockbusters at 10th edtion of NFDC Film Bazaar

    The  Dadasaheb Phalke Chitranagari aka Film City, Mumbai, is taking 10 Marathi films (Sairat, Natsamrat, Half Ticket, Double Seat, Halal, Katyar Kaljat Ghusali, Bernie, Saha Gun, Daagdi Chaawl and Koti) to the 10th edition of NFDC Film Bazaar which is held on the sidelines of the International Film Festival in Goa.

  • Trolls is a joy-filled saga

    Cast: Anna Kendrick, Zooey Deschanel, Justin Timberlake, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Baranski, John Cleese, Russell Brand, James Corden, Gwen Stefani, Quvenzhané Wallis.