Free Press Journal
  • ‘Oldest’ Iron-age gold torcs found in Britain

    London: Two treasure hunting enthusiasts in the UK have unearthed a unique collection of jewellery which may be the oldest Iron Age gold ever discovered in Britain. Mark Hambleton, who went back to metal detecting after advice from his late father, made the find with Joe Kania on Staffordshire Moorlands farmland.

  • Frogs can see colour in extreme darkness

    London: Frogs have the unique ability to see colour even when it is so dark that we are not able to see anything at all, new research has found. The findings, published in the journal Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, suggest that the night vision of frogs and toads may be superior to that of all other animals.

  • An robotic arm to keep you engaged in doodling

    London: Scientists have developed a new robotic arm that can re-create a digital doodle with pen and paper, by mimicking a user’s drawing motions. The robotic drawing arm, dubbed Line-us, was designed by a team of researchers, who combined their knowledge of kinetic art, drawing machines and internet-connected microprocessor chips to develop the idea.

  • Trip past sun may alter comet’s water ‘fingerprint’

    Washington: A trip past the sun may have selectively altered the production of one form of water in a comet known as Lovejoy – an effect not seen by astronomers before, a new NASA study suggests. The findings could shed new light on how much comets might have contributed to Earth’s water compared to asteroids.

  • I want to see Gayatri Prajapati behind bars: minor victim

    New Delhi: The 16-year-old girl, who was allegedly sexually assaulted and her mother repeatedly gang- raped by UP minister Gayatri Prajapati and his aides, has been left scarred and lives in constant fear for life.

  • I am as fit as a 20 year-old : Salil Ankola

    Actor Salil Ankola who started his second innings with Swastik Productions popular show Karamphal Data Shani will celebrate his birthday on 1st March. The actor will turn 49. Speaking on his plans for birthday Salil says,” Age is actually a number. It’s in the mind of an individual whether he feels old or not. The saying Health Is Wealth is absolutely true. I will be 49 on 1st of March but I

  • Nokia, Bharti Airtel join hands on 5G, IoT applications

    New Delhi: In a strategic move, Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Nokia and India’s largest telecom service provider Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced to create a strategic roadmap for network evolution to the 5G-technology standard and Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled devices.

  • Modi government introduces film visa for Shooting in India

    Modi government took a major decision and introduced a new visa for those who are looking for shoot in India. A new visa policy is added under the e-visa category, the step, cleared by the government recently, comes after months of work by information and broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu, who has been interacting with the MHA and the MEA for the creation of special visa category for foreign filmmakers.

  • Child trafficking case: BJP leader Juhi Chowdhury sent to 12-day CID remand

    Siliguri: Bharatiya Janata Party’s women wing leader Juhi Chowdhury, who was arrested by the Crime Investigation Department (CID) from the India-Nepal border as a suspect in connection with the child trafficking case, has sent to 12 days CID remand by Jalpaiguri District Court.

  • Baahubali 2 to be premier first in United Kingdom, Royal guest Queen Elizabeth II to attend

    Much awaited movie Baahubali 2 is going to premier first in United Kingdom and queen will be special guest, the news is that on April 27 a cultural events organised by the Indian and British governments to celebrate 70 years of India’s independence and at this cultural programme a special screening is kept for Baahubali 2.

  • AP government announces Nandi Film Awards for 2012/2013: Complete List

    Andhra Pradesh government finally announced the much delayed Nandi Film Awards for years 2012 and 2013. The announcement of the awards was made in Vijayawada by Jayasudha who headed the jury for 2012. Earlier the awards were delayed due to the division of old Andhra Pradesh into two states. While the Andhra Pradesh government has decided to continue with the Nandi Awards, the newly formed Telangana is likely to come up with separate awards.

  • Hyperloop

    Now travel from Mumbai to Delhi in 80 minutes via high-speed tubes!

    Are you a traveller and hops from one city to another frequently? Then this may interest you. Hyperloop One, a Los-Angeles company that aims at creating next generation travel infrastructure, is now in India. In a media interaction on Tuesday in Delhi organised by the company, it revealed that it is has plans to create five high-speed corridors in India. These corridors will connect the major cities with a speed of 1200 km/hr. The

  • No AC, mattress for Sasikala in prison: DIG

    Chennai: AIADMK General Secretary V K Sasikala does not enjoy a separate bathroom or facilities like water heater, air-conditioner, cot and mattress in her cell at the central jail in Bengaluru, prison authorities have said. Replying to an RTI query by a Chennai-based lawyer, the DIG (Prisons), Central Prison at Parappana Agrahara, said except for a television set, other facilities were not allowed to her.

  • Don’t trust Mamata government: BJP on child trafficking racket arrest

    New Delhi: In the wake of BJP leader Juhi Chowdhury’s arrest in a child trafficking racket in West Bengal, the party’s General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya on Wednesday cast aspersions on police action and called for a central agency probe.

  • Eicher Motors logs 19% volume growth

    Chennai: Two-wheeler maker Eicher Motors Ltd. on Wednesday said it closed last month with 19 per cent sales growth. In a statement, the company said it sold a total of 58,439 units last month, up from 49,156 units sold in corresponding month of 2016. The company sold a total of 606,377 units during April 2016-February 2017 as against 456,834 units sold during the corresponding period of the previous year.