Free Press Journal
  • IPL 2017: Shane Watson to lead RCB in absence of Virat, AB De Villiers

    New Delhi: Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has been named as the interim captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) for this season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in absence of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers.

  • ‘Golmaal 4’ will be a nice break for me: Parineeti

    Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra has said working with filmmaker Rohit Shetty in “Golmaal 4” is an honour as the film will be a refreshing change for her as well as the audience.

  • Volvo S60 Polestar Launching On April 14

    If you are after a power-packed, performance-oriented car, Volvo Cars is quite possibly the last name that strikes the mind. We’ve always maintained that Volvo has a knack of carving out their offerings with passenger safety of utmost importance. That said, it hasn’t stopped the sensible Swedes from trying to poke their way into the German-dominated world of power-packed everyday cars. It seems like Volvo wants to have a crack on its rivals

  • Unfortunate to term criminal act on Nigerians as xenophobic, racial: MEA

    New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has said that it is unfortunate to term the criminal act on Nigerian nationals in UP’s Greater Noida, which was triggered following the untimely death of a young Indian student under suspicious circumstances, as ‘xenophobic and racial.’

  • Woman molested, husband beaten up at Kolkata restro-bar

    Kolkata: A woman was allegedly molested while her husband was beaten up severely trying to save her at a posh restro-bar in Kolkata, police said.  The couple lodged an FIR at Shakespeare Sarani police station against three men allegedly involved in the incident, a senior officer from Kolkata police said on Monday.

  • Legendary classical singer Kishori Amonkar passes away at 84

    Mumbai: Renowned classical singer Kishori Amonkar passed away shortly before midnight, family sources said here on Tuesday.  She was 84 and breathed her last at her Dadar west home.   In her singing career spanning seven decades, she was revered as ‘Gaan-Saraswati’.

  • US announces measures to detect H-1B visa fraud and abuse

    Washington, The US today announced multiple measures to “deter and detect” what it described as “fraud and abuse” of H-1B work visas, the most sought after by Indian IT firms and professionals.

  • Arvind Kejriwal looking for excuses, knows he will lose MCD polls: BJP

    New Delhi: Taking a jibe at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for making false allegations in the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) tampering row, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday asserted that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo is looking for excuses as he knows he won’t be able to win in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi elections that is to be held on April 23.

  • In Pictures: Colors show Karmphal Data Shani hits a century!

    Swastik Production’s hit show Karmphal Data Shani recently hit a century. On the completion of 100 episodes actress Juhi Parmar who plays double role in the show says,”I feel proud to be a part of this spectacular show. I have got fantastic feedback for the show and my character both. Siddharth Kumar Tewary the producer of the show has done full justice to the show. He is completely involved in it. He

  • Bhopal: Gramodaya Abhiyan to begin from April 14

    BHOPAL: Gramodaya to Bharat Uday Abhiyan would be launched in the State from April 14 in four phases and Krishi Mahotsav will be celebrated from April 15 to May 2.  The Gramoday Abhiyan would be inaugurated to Dr Baba Saheb Ambedkar birth anniversary. District in-charge ministers in charge will inaugurate the Abhiyan.

  • Bhopal: FITJEE admission tests on April 16, 23

    BHOPAL: FIITJEE will conduct admission test on April 16 for students from Class 6 to 12 and on April 23 for students who have appeared in examinations of Class 6 to 12.

  • Bhopal: Passport Seva Kendra inaugurated in Gwalior 

    GWALIOR: Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar inaugurated Post Office Passport Seva Kendra at Gwalior on Sunday. Now residents of Morena, Bhind, Sheopur, Datia, Shivpuri, Guna, Ashoknagar and Tikamgarh including Gwalior need not go to Bhopal to get their passports prepared. The centre will function in conjunction with with post and telecom and external affairs ministry of the government of India.

  • Bhopal: Rotavirus vaccination programme launched

    BHOPAL: The rotavirus vaccination was launched at JP Hospital on Monday, which will be provided for free like other vaccinations. The rotavirus is a virus which causes diarrhea in babies and young children, which causes dehydration, vomiting and fever. The rotavirus vaccine is given to children of six weeks, 10 weeks and 14 weeks along with doses of Pentavalent.

  • Bhopal: Collector hands over agricultural equipment to farmers

    SHIVPURI: The collector Omprakash Shrivastava handed over advanced agricultural equipment to local farmers under the national agricultural productivity programme at a function here on Monday. The equipment have been provided through MP Agro Industries Development Corporation on subsidy provided by Agriculture Engineering Department.

  • Bhopal: Mining mafia assaults tehsildar

    HOSHANGABAD: The tehsil office of Piparia has been locked by the employees in protest against the attack the tehsildar by the mining mafia. All the employees led by Tehsildar have sat on a dharna demanding arrest of the assailants. The mafia has attacked tehsildar Vinki Singhmare on Thursday. She was not hurt but the driver sustained injuries. He has been admitted to the Piparia hospital. She was informed about illegal mining in