Free Press Journal
  • 18 months on, Bihar awaits PM’s Rs 125,000 cr bounty: RTI reply

    Mumbai: It’s official — 18 months after the October 2015 assembly elections, Bihar still awaits the bounty of Rs 1.25 lakh-crore announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the poll campaign, an RTI query has revealed.

  • Google’s AI system spots breast cancer

    New York: US tech giant Google has announced that using artificial intelligence to identify breast cancer has borne fruitful results. Google used a flavour of Artificial Intelligence called deep learning to analyse thousands of slides of cancer cells provided by a Dutch university. According to CNN, deep learning is where computers are taught to recognise patterns in huge data sets. It’s very useful for visual tasks, such as looking at a breast

  • Arms dealer held in Khermahal

    Dimapur: A suspected arms dealer was caught with one pistol and ammunition by Assam Rifles (AR) personnel, an AR official said today. Assam Rifles conducted a search operation in Khermahal area of Dimapur on March 4 leading to the arrest of one person. One 7.65 mm pistol, two magazines and 28 live cartridges were recovered from his possession, an Assam Rifles spokesman said. The accused along with the recovered items was handed

  • Women's Day _significance

    Why do we celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8th?

    International Women’s Day is celebrated throughout the world in honour of struggles, joys and the awesomeness of being a woman. Today’s woman is a ‘Superwoman’ who is breaking all the stereotypes and the conventional moulds and is managing everything single-handedly. Today’s woman is enjoying her own identity, power, beauty and satisfaction. But that was not the case in history. And this journey helps us to understand the significance of International Women’s Day.

  • Mumbai: Draft Development Plan ensures more open spaces, snubs MBPT suggestions

    After about two years of discussion and taking in account 12,915 suggestions and objections received by the civic body, around 7880 people appeared for 4184 cases which were heard by the committee. After all this the planning committee finally submitted a Draft Development Plan 2014-2034. The report which will now be tabled in the new general body for the final approval after which it will be sent to the state government.

  • Govt is planning to use LNG as transportation fuel: Dharmendra Pradhan

    Houstan: While visiting Houstan to participate in the annual CERA week- International Conference on Oil and Gas, Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan said that in India the government have a plan to use Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a transportation fuel.

  • Mahmud Ali Durrani’s confession on 26/11 will finally nail Pakistan: BJP

    Bengaluru: Commenting on the revelation made by Pakistan’s former national security advisor Mahmud Ali Durrani on the Mumbai 26/11 terror attack, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said the role of Pakistan in the attack was never in doubt in the first place.

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    Mumbai: TISS asks students to stay away from Ramjas college protest

    A week after the students union of the Mumbai’s Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) condemned the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) for alleged hooliganism in Ramjas College in Delhi, the TISS has asked its students to stay away disruptive forces and stick to academics. In an email to all students of the institute on 3 March, TISS director wrote, “What is happening in Delhi University and JNU us very different.” Director Prof S

  • Anupam Kher celebrates his birthday with his mother! Happy Birthday!

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Anupam Kher celebrates his 62nd birthday today. He is versatile actor, at the age of 28 years old the young boy played a character of 60 years old man on the silver screen. This proves that he can do anything. We always love him in his each and every character whether it is a villainous, comic or a fatherly role. He has worked in more than 100 movies in

  • Hiten Tejwani back to theatre after 17 years with a comedy play!

    Television actor Hiten Tejwani is all set to perform on stage in a play. The actor is starring in a comedy play titled I Love You Two. When approached, Hiten confirmed the development and said, “Yes I’m playing Kishen in the play I Love you Two. The reason I chose to do this play is because I love comedies and  this one is hilarious. It is out and out comedy about a

  • Antitrust probe launched against Google in Turkey

    New York: American multinational tech company Google faces a regulatory scrutiny in Turkey after officials launched an antitrust investigation on the companys Android operating system, a media report said.

  • Zohaib Siddiqui talks about his role as Rahu in Karamphal Daata Shani

    Television actor Zohaib Siddiqui who is currently portraying the character of Rahu in Swastik Production’s successful show Karamphal Daata Shani is enjoying his work and feels everyday is a learning experience for him. Zohaib is a Mechanical Engineer and also worked in a corporate company for an year. After that he decided to start his career in acting.