Free Press Journal
  • CBFC’s job is to certify not pass verdict: Bratya Basu

    Kolkata: Actor-turned Trinamool Congress minister Bratya Basu has criticised the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC)’s decision of denying certificate to Hindi film “Lipstick Under My Burkha”, saying its job is to certify films not censor them.

  • Rijiju should resign for questioning martyr’s daughter: Congress

    New Delhi: The Congress today sought Union minister Kiren Rijiju’s resignation for questioning the credentials of an army martyr’s daughter and accused the ABVP of insulting the armed forces by threatening her with rape.

  • Afghanistan urges Pak to reopen border, de-escalate tensions

    Islamabad: Afghanistan has requested Pakistan to reopen the border to alleviate the suffering of people stranded due to its closure and de-escalate tensions between the two countries, the Foreign Office said today. Pakistan had closed the border crossings last month after a fresh wave of deadly suicide attacks killed over 125 people. Officials had claimed that some of the suicide bombers had come from Afghanistan.

  • In picture: Shveta Salve flaunt her body in bikini after pregnancy

    Shveta Salve is famous and sexiest TV actress, who shot to fame with ‘Left Right Left’, Shveta got married in 2012 with her long time boyfriend Hermit Sethi. Now the beauty is in news for her Instagram picture which is going viral on social media. Shveta is very much active on social media and she keeps us updated about her life, recently she has posted a picture of her in a bikni

  • Hiten Tejwan’s double whammy!

    Men find it hard to live with one wife, here Hiten Tejwani is married to two… in a play

  • Lady Gaga is Beyonce’s replacement at Coachella

    Singer Lady Gaga has replaced pregnant singer Beyonce Knowles to headline the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Gaga confirmed the news on Twitter on Tuesday night that she will be headlining Coachella, replacing Beyonce, who opted out of the festival due to her pregnancy, reports variety.com.

  • Splitsville in Katy, Orlando paradise

    Singer Katy Perry and her actor boyfriend Orlando Bloom have parted ways after a little over a year of dating. According to their representatives the couple are taking time off from each other, reported People magazine. “Before rumors or falsifications get out of hand, we can confirm that Orlando and Katy are taking respectful, loving space at this time,” statement from the representatives read.

  • Heeba Shah bags Majid Majidi film!

    Heeba Shah has managed to bag a small but important role in Majid Majidis new film Beyond the Clouds. “It’s a very very small role but it’s very significant for me because I have been following Mr Majidi’s career and I think I have watched all his films, he is one of the Best directors of the world and I love his work and him. And since I’ve got to work with

  • It’s tricky for outsiders to enter Bollywood, says the handsome Freddy Daruwala

    Model-turned-actor Freddy Daruwala says it’s difficult for outsiders to create a base for themselves and get exciting roles in the film industry. Freddy made his debut as an anti-hero with Akshay Kumar starrer “Holiday- A Solider is Never Off Duty” and he was then seen in John Abraham’s “Force 2”.

  • Arbaaz Khan likes to give a break……to new talent in the industry.

    Bollywood actor-filmmaker Arbaaz Khan said he is all for celebrating new talent in the movie industry. Arbaaz, who has produced three films under his Arbaaz Khan Productions banner, gave a break to directors like Abhinav Kashyap and Abhishek Dogra and even singer Mamta Sharma.

  • Sushant takes Jacqueline on a Drive

    Sushant Singh Rajput and Jacqueline Fernandez have started shooting for Karan Johar’s new film franchise. The movie, being directed by Tarun Mansukhani, is the first film in the series, which is titled “Drive”.

  • Swara Bhaskar

    ‘Anaarkali of Aarah’ makers file complaint over leaked scenes

    New Delhi: A police complaint was filed on Wednesday by Priya and Sandiip Kapur, the producers of Swara Bhaskar starrer “Anaarkali of Aarah”, regarding some leaked scenes of the film. They suspect a team member to be the culprit.

  • Walnuts may improve sperm counts in men

    New York: Eating a walnut-enriched diet with 75 grams of walnuts every day may improve sperm vitality (movement) and morphology (form) – markers of semen quality, which is a predictor of male fertility – in men who added walnuts to their diet compared to men who did not, a study has found.

  • Stuffed toys encourage nigh time reading in kids

    Tokyo: A sleepover programme – designed to make kids believe that their favourite stuffed toys enjoy reading – can help encourage children to pick up more books, a new study suggests. Stuffed animal sleepover programmes are designed to get children interested in picture books. Children take their toys to a library for the night.

  • Zika may be spread by 35 mosquito species: study

    Washington: Zika virus could be transmitted by 35 mosquito species, including 26 previously unsuspected ones, according to a new predictive model created by scientists. The findings by ecologists at the University of Georgia (UGA) and the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies in the US offer a list of 26 additional potential candidate species – including seven that occur in the continental US.