Free Press Journal
  • Bollywood Actors to watch out for in the coming year

    2016, a year full of surprises. While few films dazzled at the box office, others tasted dust. NICHOLA PAIS revisits some of the best performances by these five actors who you should watch closely in the coming year.

  • Academy announces live-action, animated short films in Oscar race

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the 10 live action short films and animated shorts which will advance in the voting process for the 89th Academy Awards. One hundred thirty-seven films had originally qualified in live-action shorts category, while sixty-nine movies had made it in the animated shorts category, says PTI.

  • Govt extend toll exemption till Dec 2; to accept old Rs 500 notes till Dec 15

    The government on Thursday further extended the suspension of the toll collection on National Highways till December 2 midnight. This is the third time that government has extended the suspension timeline. Besides, scrapped Rs 500 notes will be accepted to toll plazas on national highways from December 2 mid-night to December 15. Earlier, the government had announced the toll suspension news in November which came as a major relief to commuters after demonetisation of

  • Made my way on my own with no help: Priyanka Chopra

    Toronto: She began her journey in showbiz with no starry links and has won global recognition due to her talent. Actress Priyanka Chopra says she is grateful to fans for putting her “in a position” where she is “used to being the face on a poster”. But she wants to do more.

  • Take Manmohan Singh’s words seriously: Sena chief tells Govt

    Mumbai: After taking repeated digs at the Centre over demonetisation, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray today dubbed the move as “extortion of common man” and asked the BJP to take former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s words on the issue seriously as it came from a “renowned economist”.

  • Reliance Jewels Bridal Collection Encapsulates the Grandeur of Indian Weddings

    November, Mumbai – Reliance Jewels, a brand synonymous with grandeur and exquisite designs, has unveiled its exclusive wedding collection for brides to be. Weddings are a special occasion for every woman; it’s a day that every girl has dreamed of as a child. To make this momentous occasion even more special Reliance Jewels has launched a wedding collection that includes Bridal sets in Diamond and Gold, Statement Earrings, Rings with a blend of Gold,

  • FM Arun Jaitley says Opp running away from debate, hits back at Manmohan

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today accused the Opposition of inventing reasons to run away from a debate on demonetisation and took a swipe at former PM Manmohan Singh over his criticism, saying it is no surprise that he is unhappy as “maximum blackmoney was generated” under his rule.

  • INDIA-ECONOMY-CURRENCY

    Demonetisation: Deadline for Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes ends tonight, what next?

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 8 November announced the demonetisation, it had allowed the use of old notes at petrol pumps, government hospital, railway ticketing and crematoriums and burial grounds for 72 hours. However, the deadline was later extended by another 72 hours and the list extended to metro rail tickets, highway toll, medical stores, and LPG gas and government dues.

  • Deviprasad Goenka Management College of Media Studies

    DGMC to host National Conference on ‘Paradigm Shift in Library Services’

    Deviprasad Goenka Management College of Media Studies (DGMC) is a well-known media institute with state-of-the-art learning and working environment where faculty, students and media professionals work in close association to facilitate generation of value in the media and entertainment spectrum. DGMC has now organised its first national library conference on the theme of ‘Paradigm Shift in Library Services’ on its hi-tech campus at Malad West on Saturday 26th November 2016.

  • NASA’s ‘Poop Challenge’ seeks to manage human waste in space

    Washington: What should fully suited astronauts do when they need to use the toilet in space? NASA has launched a USD 30,000 challenge to develop a system that collects and routes human waste away from the body for upto six days without the use of hands.

  • “Family is the first priority for me”, says Kinshuk Vaidya

    He believes in performing without artificiality. Kinshuk Vaidya of Sony TV’s popular Ek Rishta Saajhedari Ka talks to Dhrithi Sudhakar Gulvadi about his show, the standards of acting and more…

  • Writing poetry may boost your daily wellbeing: Study

    Melbourne: Engaging in everyday creative activities such as writing poetry, painting or making new recipes may improve well-being as well as creativity in young adults, a new study suggests.

  • Fire accident at Reliance Industries, 8 injured

    A major fire broke out at refinery site of Reliance Industries in Jamnagar, Gujarat. As a result of the fire eight workers have suffered burn injuries and were rushed to state government-run GG Hospital in Jamnagar city.