Free Press Journal
  • RBI denies plans to cancel Axis Bank’s licence

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India on Monday clarified that it had not initiated any action against Axis Bank for cancellation of its license, as held by some media reports, in wake of some officials found to be involved in violative activities post-demonetisation.

  • Silencer-fitted weapon used in attack on Army camp in Nagrota

    Srinagar: Terrorists, who stormed the army camp at Nagrota in Jammu region on November 29, used a silencer-fitted weapon to kill a sentry before gaining entry into the premises, a tactic adopted by ‘fidayeen’ (suicide attackers) for the first time in the troubled state.

  • Aamir Khan at Karan Johar’s ‘Koffee…’ couch with onscreen daughters

    After a brilliant start to the #KoffeeCentury with the three enigmatic Khan Brothers; Karan Johar keeps the celebrations going by inviting one of Bollywood’s biggest superstars to grace the Koffee couch in the upcoming episode. Bollywood’s Mr. Perfectionist and acting powerhouse, Aamir Khan will be accompanied by his onscreen daughters from Dangal, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra in the upcoming episode.

  • Hrithik Roshan is back as ‘Lover Boy’ in Kaabil

    Hrithik Roshan will be back as the lover boy we so adore. Yes, he plays a blind man in Kaabil which releases on January 25. It will be one of the biggest films of 2017. The trailer has already got us very excited. And we can tell you that when it comes to January, HR has a 100 percent success ratio. He hasn’t gone wrong with it. Why we say so? The actor had just

  • “I’ve no godfather in Bollywood”: Swara Bhaskar

    Actress Swara Bhaskar, who acted in films like Aurangzeb, Raanjhanaa, and Tanu Weds Manu, has slowly carved a niche for herself in the industry. The pretty actress didn’t always have a smooth journey but she didn’t give up. She is honest and knows what she wants.

  • Army-Bengal government relation unchanged, says Army official

    Kolkata: Notwithstanding West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s complaint about Army exercise at toll gates, a senior Army official today said that its working relationship with the state government had not changed.

  • I am no longer trying to be superwoman: Vidya Balan

    New Delhi: Versatile actress Vidya Balan, who will clock four years of marital bliss with producer Siddharth Roy Kapur on Wednesday, says she finds balancing life between home and work an “overrated” concept, and that she is no longer trying to be “superwoman”.

  • China won’t change it’s stand on India’s NSG bid and Masood Azhar issues

    Beijing: India’s diplomatic efforts to get China’s backing for NSG membership bid and getting JeM chief Masood Azhar designated as terrorist by the UN seems to be making no headway with Beijing today saying its stand on the two key issues “remains unchanged”.

  • Satellite image of Cyclone Vardah

    Cyclone Vardah Strikes: All transport shut, 2 killed in Tamil Nadu

    Chennai – Two persons were killed as heavy rains accompanied by high velocity winds today pounded the city and coastal districts of north Tamil Nadu due to severe cyclonic storm “Vardah” which began making landfall near here, uprooting hundreds of trees, disrupting land and air transport and throwing normal life out of gear.

  • Govt to notify 50% tax penalty on black money holders this week

    New Delhi – The Indian Government is likely to notify this week the scheme giving tax dodgers another chance to come clean by paying 50 per cent of tax on junked currency deposited in banks post  demonetisation.

  • Vardah: Weatherman cautions against second arm of cyclone

    New Delhi: Sunshine, clear sky and no rains just after a cyclone is not an indication that the storm has passed, a meteorologist today said, warning that the second arm of the cyclone is usually more destructive.