Free Press Journal
  • Every show is a responsibility for me: Farah Khan

    New Delhi: Choreographer-filmmaker Farah Khan, who is all set to judge the upcoming singing-based reality show “Indian Idol”, says every show is a responsibility for her when it comes to judging.

  • I don’t connect to stories, I connect to people, says Shah Rukh Khan

    New Delhi: His glorious 25-year run in the film industry may suggest that Shah Rukh Khan has a meticulous process of choosing his projects but the superstar says his lone requirement to get onboard a film has always been to find a connect with the filmmaker.

  • Machhil encounter: Army pays rich tribute to three martyrs

    The Indian Army today paid rich tributes to its three Martyrs who were killed and body of one of whom was mutilated in Pakistan’s deceitful action along the Line of Control in Machhil sector of Kashmir.

  • NMApp: 10 Questions Modi’s App actually needs to ask about Demonitisation!

    In a televised address to the nation, Modi took everyone by surprise earlier this month when he announced that Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes, highest denomination notes in the country were to be rendered useless in matter of few hours. The move aimed at curbing corruption and black money practices, resulted into a major inconvenience for people due to the Indian government’s unpreparedness in executing its bold step. For the last two

  • Spying allegations by Pakistan attempt to tarnish India’s image: Sushma

    New Delhi: Spying allegations levelled by Pakistan against Indian High Commission officials in Islamabad were a “crude attempt” by the neighbouring country to tarnish India’s image, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has informed the Lok Sabha.

  • Zee Media Corporation Limited to acquire 49% stake in 92.7 BIG FM

    New Delhi: The Board of Directors of Zee Media Corporation Limited today approved acquisition of 49% stake in 92.7 BIG FM, the radio broadcasting business of Reliance Broadcast Network Limited and the execution of definitive agreements in relation to such acquisition (the “Proposed Transaction”).

  • Airtel launches Payments Bank in Rajasthan, offers 7.25% returns on savings

    New Delhi/ Jaipur: Seven months after getting the payments bank license from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Bharti Airtel today launched it’s Airtel Payments Bank “Airtel Bank” in Rajasthan on pilot basis. Over 10,000 Airtel retail outlets in towns and villages across Rajasthan will functions as banking points and also offer convenient banking services to customers. The interest rate on deposits money in bank is set at 7.25 per cent on

  • Mumbai: RTO new registrations, revenue dip post demonetisation

    Mumbai: The sudden decision taken by Central government to demonetised of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes in India, has hit the common man and businesses. Apart from state transport services even the Regional Transport Office (RTO) has reported drop in revenue on the back of lower registration of new vehicles.

  • Rajasthan Gram Panchayat announces 27,635 job vacancies

    Jaipur: Good news for all those who are searching government jobs. The Government of Rajasthan’s, Panchayat Raj Department has announced vaccancies of 27,635 seats for the Gram Panchayat Assistant.

  • Demonetisation: NABARD to allocate Rs 21K crore to farmers

    New Delhi: Government has allowed NABARD to disburse Rs 21,000 crore to cash-starved farmers, helping them sow winter crops like wheat ahead of the sowing season, Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta said today.

  • Mumbai: Central Railway plans Kurla, LTT travelator to help commuters

    Mumbai: To ease up communters stress of travelling from Kurla to Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT), Central Railway has planned to build a travelator. The estimated cost for this project is pegged around Rs 16 crore. Central Railway had build Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, to help commuters coming from CST, Dadar and Thane.

  • Demonetisation: After petrol pumps, Big Bazaar to dispense cash upto Rs 2000

    With public facing cash crunch problem, Big Bazaar has announced that all its stores and FBB stores will allow customers to withdraw upto Rs 2000 using their debit/ATM cards. The facility will be available in Big Bazaar and FBB’s 258 store in all over 115 cities and towns across the country.

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    No transaction charges on debit card payments: Govt

    New Delhi: To encourage widespread usage of digital payments post demonetisation, the government today said no transaction charges will be levied on debit cards till December 31.

  • Mithi clean up, Phase 1, Mumbai, Mithi riverm BMC, Mithi River Improvement programme

    Bombay High Court allows widening of bridges over Mithi River

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday granted permission to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to carry out the widening of the bridges over the Mithi River, which are Vaitarana bridge, Mahim Causeway bridge and Tansa pipeline bridge as part of the development project.

  • FBI drops child abuse case against Brad Pitt

    Los Angeles: The FBI has closed its investigation into Hollywood star Brad Pitt’s actions while on an international flight with his children.