Free Press Journal
  • Say cheers to drugs cocktail!

    Soon your hearing loss could be treated by cocktail of drugs, improving the number of hair cells in inner ear

  • A longer life: Life expectancy may exceed by 90 years in 2030

    London: Average life expectancy is set to increase in many countries by 2030 – and will exceed 90 years in South Korea, according to a new study published in the Lancet journal. The study, led by scientists from Imperial College London (ICL) in the UK and World Health Organisation (WHO), analysed long-term data on mortality and longevity trends to predict how life expectancy will change in 35 industrialised countries by 2030.

  • Oxytocin to strengthen Dad’s bonding with kids

    New Delhi: Fathers given boosts of the hormone oxytocin show increased activity in brain regions associated with reward and empathy when viewing photos of their toddlers, new research shows. “Our findings add to the evidence that fathers, and not just mothers, undergo hormonal changes that are likely to facilitate increased empathy and motivation to care for their children,” says lead author James Rilling, an anthropologist at Emory University and director of the

  • Kangana says she was threatened over her affair with Hrithik

    Kangna Ranaut and Hrithik Roshan made headlines for the whole of last year with their media war. Although the ‘war’ is now over, it seems that the memories of the past just cannot stop haunting the fiery Kangna Ranaut.

  • Are ‘ghost’ deleting offensive tweets?

    New York: Twitter’s ‘ghost’ deleting offensive tweets, most certainly in line with its campaign to weed out the offensive and harassing content and make the platform safe for its users. According to a report in Heatstreet, when Twitter ‘ghost’ deletes tweets it deems offensive, it appears on the timeline of the person who writes it while others cannot read it.

  • Tweet wisely, stay fit

    Your tweets could predict your diet and exercise routines, further it explains the link between tweeting and your possibility of successful dieting 

  • Lord Shiva

    Happy Maha Shivratri: SMS, WhatsApp messages, quotes, status and images to share!

    It’s Maha Shivratri! It is the day when Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati got married. From smearing the body with ashes to wearing a tiger skin to leading a simple life to meditating, Lord Shiva impresses us with his personality. No doubt he is everyone’s favourite. Lord Shiva has a cool attitude who maintains a balance of anger and calm and whose stories have inspired all generation of people.

  • UP Elections 2017: Sonia Gandhi takes on PM Narendra Modi

    New Delhi: Ahead of the fourth phase of assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of depriving people of their welfare schemes.

  • Turkey lifts ban on army officers wearing Islamic headscarf

    Istanbul: Turkey’s army is lifting a historic ban on female officers wearing the Islamic headscarf in the officially secular country, the state-run Anadolu news agency said today.The move, ordered by the defence ministry, applies to female officers working in the general staff and command headquarters and branches, it said.

  • Mithali, Harmanpreet in top-10 of ICC rankings

    New Delhi: India’s one day captain Mithali Raj and top batter Harmanpreet Kaur were placed 2nd and 10th in the ICC batswomen’s rankings released after the World Cup qualifier that ended yesterday.

  • Mahashivratri-photos

    Maha Shivratri: 5 Mythical Shiva stories you must know about!

    Maha Shivratri which literally translates to ‘great night of Shiva’is a Hindu festival largely celebrated in India as well as in Nepal. The festival is celebrated on the new moon day in the month of Maagha according to the Hindu calendar. The day is celebrated to venerate Lord Shiva, an important deity in Hindu culture. The festival owes its origins to several versions, one of them being a celebration of Shiva and

  • Delhi Court seeks Akshay Kumar’s contact details, exempts others

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today sought the personal coordinates of actor Akshay Kumar after it was told that summons could not be served on him in a defamation case filed by Bata footwear company which had objected to a dialogue in the Bollywood film ‘Jolly LLB 2’.

  • Commercial cinema has killed independent movies: Rajat Kapoor

    Mumbai: Actor Rajat Kapoor says mainstream cinema in the country has become so huge that it hardly gives any space for small independent films to have a good release.The actor, who has featured in several off-beat films like “Bheja Fry”, “Phas Gaye Re Obama” and “Mithya”, says indie cinema was at it’s peak in the middle of 2000 post which commercial cinema took over completely.”The high point of indie cinema was from 2003 to

  • It’s not easy to say no to work: Dia Mirza

    New Delhi: It’s been six years since her last big screen outing “Love Breakups Zindagi”, but Dia Mirza doesn’t mind being away from the arclights in pursuit of “quality cinema”. The actress-producer says it is difficult to say ‘no’ to work, but she is happy as long as she is part of “credible work” alike a role in the Sanjay Dutt biopic.

  • I’m very fond of SRK’s acting, style: Faisal Rashid

    Mumbai: Actor Faisal Rashid, who essays the lead role in TV show “Har Mard Ka Dard”, says he is very fond of superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s acting and style.In the upcoming episode of the Life OK show, Faisal will be seen taking inspiration from Shah Rukh’s role in “Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi” and will go through a complete makeover.

  • INDvsAUS: Going against Oz fully aware of their strengths, weaknesses, says Kohli

    Pune: Riding on the euphoria of a fairytale 19-match unbeaten streak, Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday insisted that his side is not bothering about Australia’s recent form and is rather focusing on their own strength in the four-match series beginning tomorrow at the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) Stadium.