Free Press Journal
  • Reliance Jio beats rivals with almost double 4G download speed: TRAI

    New Delhi: Amid a tussle between leading telecom firms over broadband speed, data published by telecom regulator Trai shows that Reliance Jio tops the chart with almost double the download speed of those offered by its nearest rivals — Idea Cellular and Airtel.

  • Indian, Malaysian firms exchange MoUs worth $36 bn

    New Delhi: Indian and Malaysian firms signed 31 pacts envisaging investments of about USD 36 billion in sectors including construction, pharma and education. These MoUs were exchanged in the presence of Malysian Prime Minister Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak and Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman here.

  • Spurned lover attacks BJP MLA’s daughter

    Pune: The daughter of a BJP MLA from Yavatmal district of Maharashtra was today attacked allegedly by her spurned lover with a sharp weapon in Wakad area here, police said.

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    Indore: BJP MLA demands complete liquor ban in MP

    Indore: A local BJP MLA today demanded a complete ban on liquor in Madhya Pradesh, amid a movement by Indore residents opposing the opening of new liquor shops in residential areas.

  • Suchitra leaks: Rana Daggubati reacts to intimate pictures with Trisha Krishnan

    Baahubali actor Rana Daggubati was one of the celebrities, who were embroiled in an online controversy triggered by south Indian singer Suchitra Karthik. Earlier this year, Suchitra posted a slew of controversial pictures and inflammatory posts on her Twitter page casting a cloud over some of biggest names in south Indian cinema including Dhanush, Anirudh Ravichander, Hansika Motwani and Chinmayi among others. Rana Daggubati has finally broken his silence on his intimate picture with

  • Ram Navami

    Ram Navami 2017: Wishes, quotes and images to share on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

    Ram Navami, the Hindu festival, celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dashratha and Queen Kausalya in Ayodhya. Lord Rama is one of the 10 incarnations of Lord Vishnu. In Sanskrit, ‘Ra’ means ‘that which is radiant’ and ‘Ma’ means ‘myself’.

  • Goa tourism industry worried, liquor traders bank on CM’s assurance

    Panaji: The now deemed illegal liquor outlets, located less than 500 metres from national highways in Goa have downed their shutters following the Supreme Court order, hopes of about 1,000 liquor outlet owners now hinge on an assurance given by Chief Minister Minister Manohar Parrikar to bail them out.

  • ED attaches 11.57 crore in assets of Sweta Mangal and Ravi Krishna

    New Delhi: ED on Monday attached movable and immovable properties of Ziqitza Healthcare Ltd. and its directors (M/s ZHL) namely Sweta Mangal and Ravi Krishna worth Rs.11,57,70,944 under provisions of PMLA, 2002.

  • Hacker’s lawyer gets threat call from gangster Ravi Pujari

    Mumbai: The lawyer of a hacker, who had accused former Maharashtra minister Eknath Khadse of receiving calls from underworld don Dawood Ibrahim’s Karachi residence, has alleged she got a threat call from gangster Ravi Pujari. In her complaint to Pune Police Commissioner, hacker Manish Bhangale’s lawyer Gitanjali Lokhande today claimed that on the afternoon of April 1, she received a call on her mobile phone from a man who identified himself as

  • IISc ranked best educational institution by HRD ministry

    New Delhi: The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, the first Indian institution to make it to the top 10 in a global ranking, has been ranked at the top in the annual national rankings released by the HRD ministry.

  • Best time working with Katrina in ‘Jagga Jasoos’: Shiamak Davar

    Mumbai: Bollywood choreographer Shiamak Davar says he had a great time working with Katrina Kaif in the upcoming film “Jagga Jasoos”. The 55-year-old dance director took to Twitter where he shared a picture of his with the actress, who stars opposite Ranbir Kapoor in the Anurag Basu-directed film.

  • EU sees no future for Assad in Syria: foreign ministers

    Luxembourg: President Bashar al-Assad has no future in post-conflict Syria but his fate is ultimately up to the Syrian people, EU foreign ministers said today in response to an apparent shift in US policy. The United States and the European Union have consistently demanded Assad stand down in any peace deal.

  • Want my stories to appeal to all people: Gurinder Chadha

    London: British filmmaker of Sikh origin Gurinder Chadha, best known for movies like “Bend It Like Beckham” and “Viceroys House”, says she wants to make films with universal appeal. Chadha’s television production company Bend It TV will expand its production globally for which it has collaborated with FremantleMedia, reports FremantleMedia will take a 25 per cent stake in Chadha’s television production company.

  • AbRam, Gauri Khan’s cute ‘The Mummy’ moment

    Mumbai: “The Mummy” trailer with Tom Cruise is out and superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s wife Gauri and his little one AbRam had their own “Mummy” moment. The interior designer took to Twitter to share a cute picture of AbRam and her, where she is wrapped in a paper like a ‘Mummy’ and is seen kissing her bundle of joy.

  • MCD polls 2017: BJP releases final list of candidates

    New Delhi: Braving the pressure from several quarters, the BJP managed to release its second and final list of 100 candidates for the MCD polls today giving priority to women, just a few hours before the closing of nominations.

  • Gone too soon: Celebrities who committed suicide

    There is a darker side to celeb lives that we sometimes forget about, or at least try to ignore. It is not a coincidence that lot of celebs find themselves facing depression, anxiety and even several mental disorders or illness. Some find themselves feeling so stressed out and nervous that they turn to suicide as a last resort. Recently, a 21-year-old Maldivian model Raudha Athif was found dead in her room. A medical student,