Free Press Journal
  • Hindustan Motors to sells iconic ‘Ambassador’ Car brand to Peugeot for 80 crore

    The iconic brand ‘Ambassador’ which used to be a symbol of the high and mighty in power corridors, has changed hands as Hindustan Motors sells it to European auto major Peugeot for merely Rs 80 crore, an amount which will be used by the Indian company to clear salaries and dues. The C K Birla Group-owned Hindustan Motors formalised this deal for Rs 80 crore last night.

  • BMC Elections: SEC declares public holiday on 16th & 21st Feb to increase voter turnout

    Ten municipal corporations including Mumbai, Thane, Pune and Nagpur, 25 Zilla Parishads and 283 Panchayat Samitis are scheduled to go to polls in February. Over seven crore voters in major cities and vast rural stretches areas will elect 1,258 corporators, 1,558 members of district councils and 3,116 panchayat samiti members.

  • Mumbai AIU seizes gold bars worth Rs 54 lakh

    Mumbai: The Air Intelligence Unit of the Mumbai customs on Saturday seized 18 gold bars from a passenger arriving at Mumbai Airport.

  • IndvsBan: Bangladesh struggle to reach 125/4 at lunch on Day 3

    Hyderabad: Umesh Yadav rattled Bangladesh batsmen with pace while Ishant Sharma got some reverse swing as the visitors were left struggling at 125/4 at lunch on the third day of the one-off cricket Test against India here.

  • Why I hate Valentine’s Day, and why you should too!

    Every couple you ever met told you that Valentine’s Day is awesome and only all those who are single hate Valentine’s Day and the couples. Well, no. I have been single and I have dated, on Valentine’s Day and both are as annoying and frustrating as it can get. Everywhere you look you see fancy stuffed animals, greeting cards, roses, over emphasis on love, need of a partner and other disgusting things along with

  • UP Elections: Akhilesh, Rahul release Common Minimum Programme

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday released a Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance’s Common Minimum Programme (CMP) to the people of state.

  • Mumbai: Soon BMC to charge upto Rs 1,800 for parking on road

    It is easy to buy cars nowadays, but difficult to park them. In today’s times people park cars any where they get space, then even it might be footpath. But here comes the spoiler state government has decided that in Mumbai, there won’t be any more free parking on any road or even on footpaths.

  • 7 movies picks for those who hate Valentine’s Day!

    If you completely detest the Valentine’s Day, we hate to remind you that Valentine’s Day is coming up. It is the kind of day, when the moment you step out of your house you will see couples everywhere, celebrating the day to all its glory. So isn’t it advisable that you call over your friends, who detest the day equally and then watch these few unromantic movies.

  • I felt terrible about ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ apology video: Karan Johar

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, whose 2016 film “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” came under attack from a Maharashtra-based party for featuring Pakistani star Fawad Khan, says that he feels “terrible” about putting out a video statement in which he said that he will not engage with talent from Pakistan.

  • Mumbai: Fire breaks out at Tata cancer hospital

    Mumbai: Mumbai, Feb 11 (PTI) A minor fire broke out at the Tata Memorial Cancer hospital in Parel today, said a fire brigade official. No one was injured in the incident, said the official.”We received the call regarding the fire breaking out at 8.52 AM. Four fire engines and an equal number of water tankers were rushed to the site. The blaze was doused within a few minutes,” the official said.

  • UP polls: Queues grow longer in Noida

    Noida: Queues at polling booths in Noida grew longer as the day progressed during the first phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls on Saturday.

  • Naam Shabana trailer: Taapsee pannu in action with Akshay Kumar, Manoj Bajpayee

    Mumbai: Special 26 and Baby team again come together to make another most heart warming aspect of ‘Naam Shabana’ with Akshay Kumar, Manoj Bajpayee and Prithiviraj Sukumaran, Anupam Kher and Denny Denzongpa. Taapsee Pannu is palying a lead role, who was trained in mixed martial arts and Kudo. Taapsee in the film is doing an action role, where Akshay kumar is giving a Punchline like ‘Itne door se aaya hu kuch to

  • Maruti Suzuki Baleno RS to be launched on March 3

    It’s confirmed! The performance-oriented version of Maruti’s popular hatchback, the Baleno RS is finally going to be launched on March 3, 2017. It was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo and will compete with the cars in the hot hatchback segment, such as the Volkswagen Polo GT and the Abarth Punto.

  • Trump agrees to honour ‘One China’ policy in call with Xi

    Washington : US President Donald Trump on Friday agreed to “honour” the decades-old ‘One China’ policy on Taiwan during his first telephonic call with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, in a U-turn from his hardline stance on the sensitive issue which had angered Beijing.