Free Press Journal
  • ICC Awards: Ravichandran Ashwin named ICC Cricketer of the Year

    Dubai: India’s premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Thursday was named the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Cricketer of the Year, while Test skipper Virat Kohli was chosen to lead the ODI Team of the Year.

  • Berlin Attack: USD 104k award announced on Tunisian suspect

    New York: The German Police has offered a reward of up to 1,00,000 euros ( about USD 104,000) for information about the whereabouts of a 24-year-old Tunisia native in connection with the Christmas market attack in Berlin.

  • Zeenat’s ‘Laila’ vs Sunny’s ‘Laila’: Raees Choreography takes the cream

    It’s hard to improve a classic one. It is also hard to keep eyeballs and attention on oneself when sharing screen space with Shah Rukh Khan. Sunny Leone manages both in ‘Laila Main Laila’, new song from upcoming Raees which is a remixed version of Zeenat Aman’s original disco number from 1980s film ‘Qurbani’.

  • I-T Dept cautions taxpayers against sharing user ID, password

    New Delhi: The Income Tax Department has warned taxpayers against sharing their user ID and password with any unauthorised person, saying they too will be liable to face consequences for misuse of their confidential information.

  • Kohli captain of ICC ODI team of 2016, ignored from Test side

    Dubai, He might be on an 18-match unbeaten streak as India’s Test captain but Virat Kohli was today ignored from the ICC Test team of the year even though he was named skipper of the ODI all-star XI which also featured Rohit Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja.

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    Saif-Kareena son’s name not anyone’s business, says Rishi Kapoor

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor in a series of tweets has lashed out on those who have commented on the name given by actress Kareena Kapoor Khan and actor Saif Ali Khan to their son. He says that it’s no one’s business to comment on their decision.

  • YouTube star speaks Arabic, kicked off from flight

    New York: Two YouTube stars were removed from a Delta Air Lines flight in London on Wednesday following complaints by other passengers of them speaking in Arabic, the media reported on Thursday.

  • PM must come clean on receiving money from Birla, Sahara: Congress

    New Delhi: After the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) described Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “honesty as pure as the Ganga” and his “integrity as unquestionable”, the Congress Party on Thursday said the Prime Minister’s credibility is at the stake, and therefore was a need for him to inform the nation how he had accepted Rs. 24 crores and Rs. 40 crores from Birla and Sahara respectively.

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    Demonetisation comment made by Chandrababu Naidu unexpected: BJP

    Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) on Thursday said the critical comment made by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu was unexpected as he is a responsible member of the ruling National Democratic Alliance(NDA).

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    Dhasai in Thane district becomes the first cashless village in Maharashtra

    When the whole country is trying to adjust with the cashless economy, there is a village called ‘Dhasai’ in Thane district which has become cashless. When the other villages in the country are coping with electricity, water, transportation and infrastructure issues, this village has moved a step ahead to become the first cashless village in Maharashtra and second in the

  • Central and South Mumbai to face water cut on 23 December

    Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has announced that there will be water cut on 23, Friday, from 10 am till 10 pm. This due to BMC is going to install two major pipelines at Matunga and Sion, this installation work will affect the water supply of Central and South Mumbai.

  • Lalu Prasad backs Rahul Gandhi, demands SC-monitored probe against PM

    Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav has backed Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s assertion that corporates paid crores as bribes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2013-14 and demanded a Supreme Court-monitored probe into the same.

  • Don’t see any diminution in bilateral ties with India: US

    Washington, Asserting that India is an important partner for the US, the outgoing Obama Administration has said that it does not see any “diminution in the strong bilateral relations” that the two countries have enjoyed till date.