Free Press Journal
  • Genes can predict baldness in men

    London: Scientists have identified more than 200 new genetic regions linked with male pattern baldness, which could be used to predict a man’s chances of severe hair loss. Before this new study, led by researchers at University of Edinburgh in the UK, only a handful of genes related to baldness had been identified.

  • 7 killed in two suicide attacks in northwest Pak

    Peshawar: At least seven people were killed and several others, including judges, injured today in two separate suicide attacks in Pakistan’s restive northwestern region, days after a bombing claimed 13 lives in Lahore.

  • Musical resurrections!

    Music is the food for soul and somehow, Bollywood is ensuring that the food stays the same over generations. Suddenly, parents and children are seen grooving to the very same music, reducing the gap.

  • Rare pulsating star found, situated 7k light years away

    New York: Astronomers have spotted a rare pulsating star which is expanding and contracting in three different directions simultaneously. It is situated 7,000 light years away from Earth in the constellation Pegasus, said astronomer Farley Ferrante, a member of the team that made the discovery at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.

  • Black hole generates star from hot plasma

    New York: In a surprising discovery, astronomers have observed a black hole producing cold, star-making fuel from hot plasma jets and bubbles. The researchers found that powerful radio jets from the black hole – which normally suppress star formation – are stimulating the production of cold gas in the galaxy’s extended halo of hot gas.

  • Why no arrest yet of SP MLA accused of rape, murder: BJP

    Lucknow: The BJP today sought to put the UP government in the dock over the alleged rape and murder of a woman in which an SP MLA is an accused, asking why he has not been arrested yet.

  • Scarlett Johansson: Black Widow to go alone

    Actress Scarlett Johansson thinks her “Avengers” character Black Widow is right for a stand-alone movie. The 32-year-old stars as Natasha Romanoff, also known as Black Widow, in the Marvel Comics ensemble movie franchise and has “talked” with Marvel official Kevin Feige about the possibility of giving the character her own movie, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

  • Natasha Suri joins the web bandwagon

    She is hot, she is beautiful and she is all set to makes sure people are treating us as a performer and not just a hot little thing. We are talking about the supermodel, former Miss World India – Natasha Suri.

  • 250 million year old Lizard’s fossil found carrying an embryo inside

    Beijing: Scientists have found a remarkable 250 million-year-old “terrible-headed lizard” fossil in China with an embryo inside the mother, providing the first evidence for live birth in an animal group previously thought to exclusively lay eggs.

  • Lift up your mood with lip colour

    New Delhi: No matter how you feel every day, your lip colour can be the perfect channel to express your mood.

  • Munching pizza, salty food up liver disease in children

    London: Children who regularly intake fructose present in soda, sweetened beverages, pizza and salty food, biscuits, yogurt may be prone to liver disease, researchers warn. According to a study, led by researchers from Bambino Gesu Hospital in Italy, dietary fructose increases serum uric acid concentrations.