Free Press Journal
  • Media unfairly stigmatizes female binge drinkers: Study

    Washington: Are female drinkers still socially unacceptable? A study finds that women who binge drink are portrayed more negatively by the media than men who do the same, says ANI.

  • Why baldies don’t get goose bumps on scalp?

    New Delhi: New research has uncovered an important function of the tiny muscles, called arrector pili, that cause goose bumps: healing and cell regeneration. The work could lead to new treatments for burn victims, prevention of skin cancer, and even a solution for baldness.

  • Modern lifestyle harming health of middle-aged people: study

    London: Modern lifestyle is taking a toll on the health of middle-aged men and women, according to a new study in the UK which shows that obesity has become the new normal as many cannot identify what a ‘healthy’ body looks like, reports PTI.

  • President accepts Jung’s resignation, Anil Baijal’s name proposed as successor

    New Delhi : President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday accepted the resignation of Najeeb Jung as Delhi Lieutenant Governor. Former Home Secretary, Anil Baijal’s name has been proposed for now to replace him as the new administrator of the National Capital Territory.

  • Punjab BJP to kickstart its poll campaign tomorrow

    Chandigarh, Punjab unit of Bhartiya Janata Party will kickstart its campaign for the Assembly elections tomorrow with the launch of ‘Vijay Sankalp Rath Yatra’ from Hussainiwala in Ferozepur district.

  • Fire in Mumbai’s Hub mall; none hurt

    Mumbai, Fire broke out at mall in the suburban Goregaon today but no casualties were reported in
    the incident, fire brigade officials said.

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    Top 5 Social media queens of Bollywood in 2016

    2016 is coming to an end and like every year, the social media world had several viral posts and trolls. These posts made us smile, laugh, happy, sad or bristle. But there are celebrities who had entertained us throughout the year. It’s time to give them a return gift by making them social media queens. Here are five celebrities who took social media by storm.

  • 11 dead migrants found on Libya beaches: Red Crescent

    Tripoli, The bodies of 11 migrants who died trying to make the perilous journey to Europe have washed up
    on beaches around Libya’s capital Tripoli, the Red Crescent said today.

  • Jordan sentences 5 ISIS members to death

    Amman, Jordan’s official news agency says the State Security Court has sentenced five alleged members of the Islamic State group to death by hanging.

  • Russia recovers second flight recorder of crashed Tu-154

    Moscow, Divers have recovered the second flight recorder of the Russian military Tu-154 plane that crashed into the Black Sea on December 25, the Russian Defence Ministry said on Wednesday.