Free Press Journal
  • China warns of “large-scale war” with US over South China Sea

    Beijing: China’s official media today warned of a “large-scale war” if the US blocks it from accessing the artificial islands China has built in the contested South China Sea, a day after secretary of state nominee said Washington should deny Beijing access to the new islands.

  • Mamata attacks Modi for replacing Mahatma Gandhi in 2017 Khadi calendar

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for ‘replacing’ Mahatma Gandhi in the diary and calendar of the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) and said a day might come when Modi might try to replace Gandhiji on the Indian currency notes.

  • David Guetta’s concert in Hyderabad as per schedule

    Hyderabad: After back-to-back cancellation of his concerts in Bengaluru and Mumbai, French DJ David Guetta will keep his date with fans here with authorities giving nod to the event tomorrow.

  • Congress announces 8 more names for Punjab polls; Sidhu missing

    New Delhi: Congress today announced names of eight more candidates taking the total number of candidates declared for the Punjab polls to 108 out of 117 assembly seats but the name of former cricketer Navjoy Sindh Sidhu is still missing from the list.

  • Sidhu to join Cong in day or two, assured big role: Navjot Kaur

    Amritsar: Congress leader Navjot Kaur today said her husband Navjot Singh Sidhu will join the party in a “day or two” and has been assured of “significant” role in Punjab if it formed government in the state.

  • MHA report to PMO refutes BSF jawan’s complaint on food

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry has in a report to the Prime Minister’s Office today said it has found no substance in a complaint by a BSF jawan that poor quality rations were given to security personnel posted along the border, asserting “there was no widespread discontent” in constabulary over food.

  • UP polls: Congress doesn’t rule out alliance with SP

    New Delhi: Possibility of a Congress- Samajwadi Party alliance in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh brightened today with the AICC declining to rule out such a tie up in the “highly evolving and rapidly transforming” scenario.

  • Sports Ministry revokes suspension of IOA

    New Delhi: The Sports Ministry on Friday lifted the suspension of recognition accorded to the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) after the national sports body revoked its earlier decision to appoint former chiefs Abhay Singh Chautala and Suresh Kalmadi as honorary life presidents.

  • Khadi Row: Gandhiji irreplaceable, but technical issues need to be sorted- BJP

    New Delhi: Casting aside assertions raised by the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) workers on printing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s photo instead of Mahatma Gandhi’s, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday categorically stated that there is no provision within the Khadi organisation which disallows anyone, except Gandhiji’s, photo to be printed.

  • Will Abhishek Bachchan ever do a Guru again?

    To commemorate the 10th anniversary of Mani Ratnam’s Guru, Abhishek Bachchan posted a poster of the film and a write up that took us down the memory lane.

  • Kunal Kapoor’s remarkable transformation for Veeram

    Bollywood actor Kunal Kapoor, who is known for his phenomenal acting skills and extremes of dedication, has left no stone unturned to get the perfect look for his upcoming trilingual film Veeram. The talented actor who is portraying the character Chandu Chekavar, the infamous warrior in the film had gone through a prodigious body transformation.

  • Rs 1: That’s what Nawaz charged for Haraamkhor

    Nawazuddin Siddiqui is slowing inching towards a new scale of stardom. Having aced his acting prowess and slowly becoming an actor that is loved by the masses, looks like for his next Nawaz was confident of his film. When he signed Haraamkhor which has been made of a really low budget, Nawaz was certain that the film will resonate well with the audience and thus decided to not charge for the project.

  • Bollywood Celeb’s wishes for Lohri!

    Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Raveena Tondon, Anil Kapoor, Sridevi, Hema Malini Esha Deol wishes ‘Happy Lohri’ to their fans on social media.