Free Press Journal
  • Mamata Banerjee seeks President’s intervention against demonetisation

    New Delhi: Trinamool Congress supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and leaders of three other parties on Wednesday sought President Pranab Mukherjees intervention over the problems faced by people following the “financial calamity” unleashed by the demonetisation move.

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    Check out your super guide to the Tata LitFest 2016

    Mumbai’s very own literary festival ‘Tata Literature Live’ is around the corner and over 130 celebrated writers and thinkers from over 30 countries will converge at the fest.

  • Muslim girl’s hijab ripped off in front of students in US

    Chicago: A Muslim student’s hijab was allegedly ripped off and her hair pulled down by a classmate at a school in Minnesota, the latest in a series of assaults and threats reported against headscarf-wearing women in the US following Donald Trump’s win.

  • Akshay is my biggest cheerleader: Twinkle Khanna

    Mumbai: Writer and former actress Twinkle Khanna, who has come up with her second book “The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad”, says her husband Akshay Kumar is more proud of her work than anyone ever has been.

  • I was sad as I wasn’t in Indore when we became No 1: KL Rahul

    Visakhapatnam: Back where he belongs, talented opener KL Rahul recollected the frustrating six weeks that he was out of the Indian team stating that not being a part of the squad at Indore when the team became No 1 Tests left him “heartbroken”.

  • Trump would be entitled to Nobel Prize if he resolves Kashmir dispute: Sartaj Aziz

    Islamabad : Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said that if U.S. president-elect Donald Trump succeeds in resolving the Kashmir dispute between India and Pakistan, he would be a deserving candidate for the Nobel Prize.

  • Hundreds of New York students protest outside Trump Tower

    New York: Hundreds of high school students demonstrated in New York today morning outside Trump Tower in the pouring rain as the president-elect was inside fleshing out his new administration.

  • Union Budget to be presented on February 1

    New Delhi: Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal on Wednesday said that the Budget date has been finalised as February 1, though a formal confirmation is awaited from the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs.

  • Befikre kisses passed by CBFC without any cuts, gets U/A certificate

    The Censor board’s eagerly-awaited verdict on the ceaseless smooching spree between Ranveer Singh and Vaani Kapoor in Aditya Chopra’s Befikre is out. The film was certified by the Central Board Of Film Certification on Tuesday with a ‘U/A’ certificate.

  • Mamata Banerjee, Omar Abdullah march to Rashtrapati Bhavan over demonitisation

    New Delhi: Trinamool Congress supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday was joined by leaders of the Shiv Sena, National Conference and Aam Aadmi Party in a march to Rashtrapati Bhavan to protest against the problems caused to people over the government’s demonetisation move.

  • I am traditional when it comes to relationships: Ranveer Singh

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh may share a sizzling chemistry on screen with his actresses be it with Deepika Padukone or Vaani Kapoor but in real life he says he is quite traditional when it comes to relationships.

  • Piyush Goyal defends demonetisation, says “honest has been honoured”

    New Delhi: Defending the Centre’s decision on demonetisation, Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said that this move has honoured the honest while troubled the dishonest.

  • ‘RBI may cut rate by 0.25% as inflation target within reach’

    New Delhi: Reserve Bank is likely to go for a 25 bps rate cut this fiscal as it is all set to easily achieve the inflation target in view of the Centre’s demonetisation move that may put additional downward pressure on prices, says a report.

  • PM reaches out to opposition in Lok Sabha

    New Delhi, As opposition braced up to challenge the government on demonetisation issue, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today reached out to them in Lok Sabha on the first day of winter session and exchanged greetings with various leaders, including Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.