Free Press Journal
  • Security beefed up at Dhaka airport after knife attack

    Dhaka: Security at Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjalal International airport was beefed up on Monday following a knife attack that left a security guard dead and three other security personnel injured.

  • UK promises new visa services for Indian investors

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday Britain will offer a new visa scheme for Indian investors. The British leader was addressing the inaugural ceremony of Indo-UK tech summit here.

  • My production house will find and nurture new talent, says Priyanka Chopra

    New Delhi: In spite of her non-filmy background, Priyanka Chopra has managed to carve a niche for herself in both the Indian and American film industry. With the help of her production house, she is determined to lend a helping hand to new talent with little opportunities.

  • New super battery made from junkyard metal

    New York: Researchers have developed a new high-performance, grid-scale battery made from metal scrap and common household chemicals.

  • India, Britain sign MoUs on IPR, ease of doing business

    New Delhi: India and Britain on Monday signed memoranda of understanding (MoUs) on intellectual property rights (IPR) and ease of doing business following delegation-level talks led by Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Theresa May here.

  • Eating cheese may lower high blood pressure

    New York: Consuming sodium in the form of a dairy product, such as cheese, may protect against some of sodium’s effects on the cardiovascular system, such as high blood pressure, researchers say.

  • Era of formula films is over: Swara Bhaskar

    New Delhi: Actress Swara Bhaskar believes formula films have lost their charm as even a Salman Khan movie needs a good story to do well at the box-office.

  • Twitter went blank early on Monday: Report

    Washington: Micro-blogging giant Twitter was briefly down in various parts of the world for nearly half an hour early Monday morning, the media reported.

  • Priyanka Chopra joins LinkedIn

    One of the most popular actress from Bollywood, with a tinge of Hollywood flavour, Priyanka Chopra today has become the first Indian actress to join the select list of 500+ global influencers on LinkedIn.

  • Record hot year 2015 may become new normal by 2040: Study

    Sydney: The year 2015, which is on record the hottest year globally, could become the new normal by 2040 if carbon emissions continue to rise at their current rate, researchers have warned.

  • Ebola may have mutated to better infect humans: Study

    Boston: The Ebola virus may have adapted to better infect human cells, say scientists who identified mutations in the deadly virus that developed during the recent epidemic in West Africa.

  • Narendra Modi seeks relaxation in visa norms for students headed to UK

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked Britain to relax student visa rules saying greater mobility of young people must be encouraged, even as Prime Minister Theresa May has said her country has a “good system” for applications.

  • New type of atomic bond discovered

    Washington: Scientists have for the first time observed a weak atomic bond – in which an electron can grab and trap an atom – that was theorised 14 years ago.

  • Poor sleep habits may increase cancer risk in men: Study

    Beijing: Men, take note! Working night shifts, skipping day-time naps or sleeping for more than ten hours every night may significantly increase your risk of cancer, a new study has warned.