Free Press Journal
  • 5 inspirational things you must know about Padma Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu

    Every champion’s journey is an inspiration. And India’s golden boy Mariyappan Thangvelu’s story is also same. Mariyappan Thangavlu went through a lot of hardship before winning the gold at Rio Paralympics last year. The gold medal that 21-year-old Mariyappan’s win at the event has turned out to be the proverbial silver lining of his life. It is his enterprising coach Satyanarayana who hits the bull’s eye on how life has changed for Mariyappan after

  • Republic Day: 10 patriotic dialogues from Bollywood that is perfect for your status update

    Being a true Indian there are three things we love, our country, our movies, and, our chai! Bollywood has always been in the forefront when it comes to showing, and, igniting patriotism from its movies, songs and dialogues,  we love everything that makes us feel emotional, and, patriotic at the same time. However, on a closer look, what make these Patriotic films equally important, apart from songs and the actors are the

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    Republic Day: Ravi Dubey to Disha Parmar recall duties towards society

    Mumbai: As people in India gear up to celebrate Republic Day on Thursday, popular TV celebrities like Ravi Dubey, Ridhi Dogra, Disha Parmar, Iqbal Khan and Ridhima Pandit have recalled their favourite Republic Day memories by stating that the day makes them feel “proud” and reminds them of the duties that they have towards society.

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    10 patriotic quotes to share on WhatsApp, SMS, this Republic Day, that will make you proud to be an Indian

    Are you among those social media creatures who share and celebrate anything and everything on social media? Or like sharing inspirational quotes expecting to transform lives of people around you? Then, this post is for you. With Republic Day around the corner, you might start searching patriotic quotes on the internet. To make your task easy, here we bring to you 10 patriotic quotes that will make you feel proud to be an Indian.

  • CST-Masjid Bunder fire: A kite was the reason for break out of fire  

    Mumbai: A fire broke out in the slums at the LCC compound on Monday around 6.20 pm at Dana Bunder area between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) and Masjid station. The reason of fire have now been deciphered, the children were flying kites near the station. While flying the thread attached to the got stuck onto the overhead wire near station. A child started tugging on the thread from the overhead due to

  • Subramanian Swamy threatens legal action over use of ‘Republic’ for news channel

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader and MP Subramanian Swamy, who has written to the government objecting to the use of the phrase “Republic” for yet-to-be launched news channel of Arnab Goswami, on Wednesday threatened legal action if the government fails to take appropriate action on his complaint.

  • Mumbai: Mithi river will soon have a cycling bridge

    After BMC’s step of cleaning Mithi river, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) have now planned a makeover of Maharashtra Nature Park on the south banks of Mithi river at Dharavi. The Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai has undertaken a cleanliness drive lately so that the floods of July 26, 2005 are not repeated. The BMC has been able to remove just 2.67 lakh cubic meters so far, or 60% of

  • Inox top bidder to purchase SRS Cinemas for 225cr

    In order to overcome the losses the SRS group decided to sell of their multiplex arm, ‘SRS Cinemas’ according to a report in the Inox Leisure Ltd has emerged as the highest bidder for SRS Cinemas, two people aware of the development said on condition of anonymity that Inox has offered close to Rs225 crore for the theatre chain.

  • Mumbai: Hit by losses Railway to lease land for 80 years near Bandra

    In order to make up for losses and to raise funds for railway developments, the Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA) has decided to give its 43,000 sq.m plot at Bandra (East) for lease. This decision was taken by railway ministry and Rail Land Development Authority, for raising funds for projects elevated corridors, such as Bandra-Virar. The lease period for 43,000 sq.m plot at Bandra will for 80 years. Earlier in 2014, the