Free Press Journal
  • It’s easy to work with Ajay Devgn: Prakash Jha

    Panaji: Director Prakash Jha says he shares a special bond with actor Ajay Devgn, thanks to their frequent collaborations like “Apaharan”, “Gangaajal” and “Raajneeti”.

  • ‘Netaji’ not to celebrate birthday in wake of Kanpur tragedy

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh’s Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said that the Samajwadi Party(SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has cancelled all celebrations related with his birthday due to Indore-Patna Express derailment.

  • Played some good cricket at stages: Alastair Cook

    Visakhapatnam: Despite going down to India by 246 runs in the second Test at the ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here, England skipper Alastair Cook on Monday hailed his side, saying they played well in patches.

  • CBI moves extradition request for Vijay Mallya

    New Delhi: CBI today initiated an extradition request to bring back former liquor baron Vijay Mallya from the United Kingdom through a Special Court in Mumbai.

  • Rice farming in India much older than thought: Study

    London: Rice farming in India began far earlier than thought, according to new research on sites of the ancient Indus Valley Civilisation, which shows that domestication of the staple crop in the country may have developed in tandem with China.

  • People have exchanged, deposited Rs 544,571 crore: RBI

    Mumbai: Some 37 per cent of the Rs 14,50,000 crore worth of now-demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes that were in circulation have been exchanged or deposited with banks till November 18, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Monday.

  • Melting Arctic sea ice may up whale predation

    Los Angeles: Melting sea ice may shift migration routes of Arctic whale, which in turn may lead to increased predation of the species, a new study has warned.

  • FIR registered in Indore-Patna train derailment case

    Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh): An FIR has been registered in the tragic Indore-Kanpur Express train derailment, in which over 140 have been killed and more than 180 injured.

  • Men with more sexual partners at higher prostate cancer risk

    Melbourne: Men who have more than seven sexual partners in their lifetime are twice as likely to have prostate cancer than those with fewer than three partners, scientists including one of Indian origin have found.

  • 1 in 4 vacations includes a trip to hospital: Survey

    Washington: Have ever had to seek medical attention during a vacation? You are not alone as a new US survey has found that one in four trips includes a visit to hospital and many are simply not prepared for the situation.

  • How to manage medical emergencies during vacation

    New York: One in four vacations also includes a trip to medical emergencies and many patients are simply unprepared to manage the situation in a new environment, a new survey has showed.

  • Supreme Court issues notice to Centre, CBI in BK Bansal suicide case

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the Centre and the Central Bureau of Investigation on a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking a Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe into the controversial suicide case of senior bureaucrat Bal Kishan Bansal, who was arrested under corruption charges.

  • Roundest known space object discovered

    Berlin: Astronomers claim to have discovered the roundest natural object in space ever measured – a slowly rotating star 5,000 light years away from the Earth.