Free Press Journal
  • NRIs add to poll pitch in Punjab

    Jalandhar, Punjab’s strong non-resident community has arrived in hordes from Canada, Britain, the US and other countries for the February 4 assembly elections in the state.

  • BMC polls: Only 9 candidates file papers at the end of Day 3

    Mumbai: Only nine candidates, in all had submitted their nomination forms at the end of Day 3 of filing papers for elections to the 227-member Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), a senior civic official said here today.

  • Good news for Maharashtra builders: Use bamboo for extra FSI

    There is a reason why builders and, developers of Maharashtra can be a little happy about the state government of Maharashtra intends to provide additional floor space index (FSI) to builders and developers if they use bamboo in their construction instead of timber like teak. The use of bamboo instead of timber will help conserve forest, and, tribal areas and boost research and development in agro forestry.

  • In pictures: Samantha and Naga Chaitanya’s beautiful yet intimate engagement pictures

    Tollywood actor Samantha and Naga Chaitanya got engage on 29th January in an intimate ceremony attended by close friends, and, family. Samantha and Naga Chaitanya were dating each other from last two years. Before their engagement, Samantha gifted a sportbike to Naga Chaitanya, because he loves to ride bikes. The marriage date has yet not been confirmed.

  • Mumbai Civic Polls: Congress may form alliance with Samajwadi Party

    In recent times where people have seen breaking of alliances, even though the alliances are as old as 25 years have broken during the upcoming elections in Maharashtra. Alliance between Shiv Sena and BJP has come to end, on a very bitter note, where Sena is accusing BJP of back stabbing and also further stated that wasted 25 years in this alliance. Even Congress and NCP couldn’t form an alliance in Mumbai

  • Roger Federer drops hints that the end may be nigh

    Melbourne: Roger Federer dropped hints that his great career may be drawing to a close after his age-defying win over his Grand Slam nemesis Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open.

  • Anil Ambani

    Reliance Group bags Rs 916 crore contract from Indian Coast Guard

    Mumbai, Industrialist Anil Ambani-led Reliance Defence and Engineering on Monday said it has signed a contract with the Ministry of Defence for the design and construction of 14 Fast Patrol Vessels for the Indian Coast Guard valued at Rs 916 crore, the company said on Monday.

  • Trinamool Congress not to attend Parliament on Budget day

    New Delhi: Trinamool Congress, which is angry over the arrest of its two MPs by CBI in connection with the chitfund scam, will not attend Parliament on February 1 when the Budget is presented, citing Saraswati Puja on that day as the reason.

  • President Donald Trump travel ban sows chaos at airports, outrage at protests

    New York: President Donald Trump’s immigration order sowed more chaos and outrage across the country today, with travelers detained at airports, panicked families searching for relatives and protesters registering opposition to the sweeping measure that was blocked by several federal courts.

  • Starbucks to hire 10,000 refugees over next 5 years

    Washington: Starbucks says it will hire 10,000 refugees over the next five years, a response to President Donald Trump’s indefinite suspension of Syrian refugees and temporary travel bans that apply to six other Muslim-majority nations.

  • In pictures: Rajinikanth to SRK see who attended Keshav and Veena wedding ceremony

    Hyderabad: GVK’s vice president Sanjay and Pinky Reddy’s son Keshav got married to Veena Kapoor with a big bang in Hyderabad. The celebrities of the Southern, and, Bollywood industries were present at the wedding ceremony. From Amitabh Bachchan to Pawan Kalyan everyone was present to bless the newlyweds.

  • ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’ teaser: Meet Varun Dhawan as Badrinath Bansal aka Badri

    Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt are inarguably the most sought after reel-couple from among the young crop of actors. The two was last seen together in Shashank Khaitan’s ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania’ which was a modern re-telling of Aditya Chopra’s cult romantic classic, ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’. And now the duo are back again with the second instalment of Shashank’s ‘Dulhania’ franchise, ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’.

  • Forged alliance because of Akhilesh’s leadership, not Mulayam’s: Cong

    New Delhi: Trying to down play Samajwadi Party (SP) patriarch Mulayam Yadav’s shocking condemnation of the newly forged SP-Congress alliance, the grand old party came out in support of his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, asserting that the alliance was primarily formed owing to Akhilesh’s leadership and not Mulayam’s.

  • In pictures: GVK’s  Sanjay and Pinky Reddy’s son Keshav ties knot with Veena

    Hyderabad: The wedding festivities of Keshav Reddy and Veena Reddy were in full swing this weekend. Keshav Reddy, son of Aparna (aka Priya), and, GVK’s Vice president Sanjay Reddy tied the knot with Veena, daughter of Pharma baron Chinappa Reddy on Sunday morning in a tradition south Indian styled wedding in Hyderabad.

  • Miss France Iris Mittenaere crowned Miss Universe 2017

    Manila: Iris Mittenaere from France has been crowned the new Miss Universe during the 65th edition of the pageant, while Miss Haiti Raquel Pelissier was named first runner-up.

  • TV actors Adaa Khan to Aishwarya Sakuja outraged over attack on Sanjay Leela Bhansali!

    While there has always been fringe elements who have attacked film on completely frivolous basis, naming censorship and the erosion of values, this time one such outfit went too far. Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali was attacked on the set of his film Padmavati on Rajasthan. This shocked the entire film industry including TV actors. This is what they had to say about the incident…