Free Press Journal
  • Maharashtra police officials Sushil Prasad Singh bag Republic Day honours

    Mumbai: Sushil Prasad Singh, Superintendent of Police in the Anti-Corruption Bureau of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Nagpur, is the sole CBI official from Maharashtra who has been awarded the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service, an official announcement said here on Wednesday.

  • UP 10th board exam time table 2017: Revised date, exams to begin from 16th March

    After long wait Uttar Pradesh board has released the date sheet for Class 10 Board examination 2017.The exam will begin on 16th March with Hindi paper and will conclude on 1st April with drawing paper. Exams have gotten delayed due to the upcoming Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh which will start from February 11, and, will conclude on to March 8th. The UP Board exams are usually held between February and March.

  • Group of tiny underwater robots will study ocean life

    Los Angeles: Scientists have developed a swarm of tiny underwater robots to study ocean currents and understand the movement of plankton – the most abundant life forms in the sea. The miniature autonomous underwater explorers (M-AUEs) will study small-scale environmental processes taking place in the ocean.

  • Republic Day 2017: Burj Khalifa to lit up in Indian Tricolour

    Dubai: Burj Khalifa tower, the world’s tallest building located in Dubai, will be lit up in the colours of the Indian National flag on Wednesday and Thursday to celebrate India’s 68th Republic Day, a media report said.

  • Padma Awards for Yesudas, Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Kailash Kher

    New Delhi: Veteran classical and playback singer K.J. Yesudas was on Wednesday named for the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian honour, while Grammy-winning Hindustani classical music instrumentalist Vishwa Mohan Bhatt was named for the Padma Bhushan.

  • Syrian ‘Twitter girl’ pens a letter to Trump

    Istanbul: Bana Alabed, the seven-year-old girl whose tweets from Aleppo gave devasting insights into the Syrian war, has pleaded with new US President Donald Trump to “do something for the children in Syria” in an open letter, the media reported.

  • Mumbai: Western Railway seeks strict guidelines from Railways after Vadodara mishap

    Mumbai: A day after Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Raees’ train promotion left a man dead at Vadodara station, the Western Railway (WR) today said it would approach the Railway Board for stringent guidelines to avoid repetition of such incidents even as it alleged that the film team did not apprise the authorities about their exact plan during the journey.

  • Unsung heroes in Padma Shri list

    New Delhi: Nonogenarian Bhakti Yadav, popularly known as “Doctor Dadi” from Indore, and captain of Indian cricket team of blind Shekhar Naik are among the unsung heroes who were today named for Padma Shri.

  • Pakistan to allow screening of Indian films

    Islamabad: Raees and Kaabil may become the first Indian movies to be screened in Pakistan after the government lifts the four-months-long ban on the screening of Bollywood movies in the country, following Indo-Pak tensions.

  • Akshay Kumar

    With Akshay Kumar’s Special 26 in Bollywood, here’re 10 not to miss movies

    Akshay Kumar is a true khiladi of Bollywood, who switches characters at the drop of a hat. Be it playing a patriotic army officer, a tough action star, romantic hero or a comedian, he nails it all. When it comes to playing a hero, he kills them either with bullets or with his dialogues. And talking about the stunts, he can give a run to the youngsters. It may come as a shock to

  • Wish could’ve avoided ‘Raees’, ‘Kaabil’ clash: SRK

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, whose film “Raees” clashed with actor Hrithik Roshan’s “Kaabil” at the box office on Wednesday, says he hoped that they could have avoided the overlap of releases.

  • Chance for Rasool, Chahal to become India’s T20 bowlers: Virat Kohli

    Kanpur: Having led Yuzvendra Chahal and Parveez Rasool in the Indian Premier League, skipper Virat Kohli feels that three-match T20 International series against England will provide perfect opportunity to the duo to establish themselves as “specialists” in the shortest format.

  • UAE important partner in India’s growth story: Narendra Modi

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday described the UAE as an important partner in India’s growth story after the two countries signed 14 agreements, including one that elevates the bilateral relationship to a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership.

  • Republic Day Parade 2017: What to look out for this year!

    India will be celebrating its 68th Republic Day on 26 January. The day is marked by a grand parade that takes place in the capital, Delhi. Republic Day is just a day away, and, on this day; Indian’s wear traditional clothes to celebrate the day with unity, and, brotherhood. It takes months for the preparations to make sure that the Republic Day Parade is a success as it showcases that country’s defence capabilities along

  • Akhilesh Yadav shares stage with Congress in first joint campaign in UP

    Lakhimpur Kheri: Sharing the stage with Congress in their first joint campaign, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav today hit out at BJP, saying the saffron party will have to do an ‘ulta asana’ after people will vote against it in large numbers in the upcoming Assembly polls.

  • India, UAE ink 14 agreements to boost strategic ties

    New Delhi: India and UAE on Wednesday signed 14 agreements in various fields including defence, comprehensive strategic partnership, shipping, agriculture, prevention and combating human trafficking and other allied sectors to boost strategic ties between both sides.

  • Katiyar has exposed BJP’s mindest: Priyanka Gandhi

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi’s daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday said BJP MP Vinay Katiyar has “exposed the mindset” of his party with his alleged sexist remarks against her.