Free Press Journal
  • 24 killed, 100 injured in Taliban bombing in northwest Pak

    Peshawar: The Pakistani Taliban today targeted a Shiite imambargah with a powerful car bomb, killing at least 24 people and injuring nearly 100 others at a crowded market in northwest Pakistan’s restive tribal region bordering Afghanistan. The blast struck the women’s entrance of the imambargah in the remote Parachinar in Kurram Agency, sending the large number of people gathered for Friday prayers near the market into a frenzied run for safety.

  • Relaince Jio extended prime subscription till 15th April

    Today was the last daye for Jio prime membership but Mukesh Ambani with his large heart has extended Jio prime membership till 15th April, yes you heard it right Jio has extended its offer. Reliance Jio has said that due to overwhelming response from the costumers we have extended our offer as per report Reliance Jio has enrolled 72 million subscribers in its prime membership. Jio has also announced a Jio Summer

  • Cell phones to be biggest interface tool in 2019 polls: Modi

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said mobile phones will be the biggest interface between politicians and voters in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and asked BJP MPs to use them extensively to stay in touch with people.

  • Auto dealers resorting to fake sales of BS-III vehicles: EPCA

    New Delhi: The Environment Pollution Prevention and Control Authority (EPCA) today observed that auto dealers were resorting to “fake sales” of BS-III models to circumvent the ban on their registration from tomorrow.

  • India Open 2017: Sindhu beats Saina in clash of titans

    New Delhi: In an exciting clash, Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu today prevailed over compatriot Saina Nehwal in a hard-fought straight-game encounter to advance to the semifinals of the India Open Super Series here. Sindhu emerged victorious over her senior pro 21-16 22-20in the much-anticipated contest to set up a clash with second seeded Korean Sung Ji Hyun in the semifinals tomorrow. Saina, a London Olympics bronze medallist, and Sindhu had

  • Only person I’ve physically fought with is my mom: Kristen Bell

    Actress Kristen Bell reveals she has only involved in one physical fight in her life, which was with her mother. The 36-year-old star says she still feels “really bad” about it, reported Entertainment Tonight. Speaking during an appearance on ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’, the actress says, “I did once, in real life (have a physical fight). The only person I have every gotten physical with, and hit, was my

  • Rituparna’s next is a mainstream entertainer

    Actress Rituparna Sengupta says her upcoming film “Good Morning Sunshine” is a mainstream entertainer with a social context. “I am sure it will connect with the masses. ‘Good Morning Sunshine’ has beautiful script, great actors and a very sensitive director, Sanjoy Nag,” Rituparna told said. The actress plays a film critic in the movie, which deals with relationships.

  • Movies to go online 45 days post-release

    Hollywood is planning to release films online just 45 days after its debut in theatres. That is about half the time it takes now for movies to become available online after its theatrical release, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The move is likely a result of consumers increasingly turning to streaming services like Hulu and Netflix, rather than more traditional viewing platforms.

  • Food makes Jennifer Hudson conscious

    Singer Jennifer Hudson says she does not have time to exercise and she therefore maintains her figure by being “very careful” about the food she eats. During an appearance on ‘Lorraine’, Hudson, 35, opens up about her secret to staying slim, reported US weekly. “I don’t have time to do much exercise; I just watch what I eat. I’m very careful and conscious of what I eat. I’ll be out and think,

  • Pregnancy improved Anne Hathaway’s acting

    Actress Anne Hathaway thinks her pregnancy has “added a layer” to her acting career. The 34-year-old star, who gave birth to her son Jonathan 12 months ago, admits being pregnant whilst filming her upcoming movie “Colossal” has improved her performance as lead character Gloria, reported Femalefirst. “I think that my pregnancy may have added a layer to my performance in this one because I was so happy all the time and I

  • Justin Timberlake to headline Formula 1 Grand Prix

    Justin Timberlake is all set to perform at the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix event. The 36-year-old singer will headline at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin on October 21, reported Billboard. The ten-time Grammy winner will be on the stage for the post-race concert during the three-day affair.

  • TV show to explore a transgender’s love story

    Actress Annie Gill will play a transgender in the second season of television series “Big F”, known for tackling issues considered taboo in the country. It will explore the story of Madhu, a transgender woman disowned by her father, read a statement from the channel.

  • For Anupam Kher, women are superior to men

    Actor Anupam Kher, whose latest Bollywood release “Naam Shabana” features a woman as the protagonist, says he has always considered women superior to men. “I always feel that women are superior to men. Anybody who can give birth to life has to be superior,” Anupam said.

  • IPL 2017: R Ashwin, Murali Vijay joins IPL 10 injures list

    New Delhi: India Test regulars Ravichandran Ashwin and Murali Vijay, who represent Rising Pune Supergiant and Kings XI Punjab respectively, will reportedly miss the tenth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) due to injuries.

  • J&K tunnel 1st in India to have transverse ventilation system

    Srinagar: The Chenani-Nashri tunnel on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, which Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation this Sunday, is the India’s first and the world’s sixth tunnel to have transverse ventilation system, providing fresh air to passengers.