Free Press Journal
  • Mohammad Kaif and wife Pooja welcome baby girl, cricketers wish couple

    Gujarat Lions’ assistant coach and right-hand batsman Mohammad Kaif and his wife Pooja were blessed with a baby girl. In a tweet shared some 23 hours before writing this, the cricketer announced the birth of his adorable baby daughter. “We are proud to announce the arrival of the newest member to our family. Pooja and I have been blessed with a beautiful and healthy baby girl,” he posted on Twitter. As congratulatory messages poured

  • Lab grown ‘mini brains’ to help study complex disease

    London: Researchers have grown “mini brains” – small three-dimensional tissues which resemble the structure and organisation of the developing human brain – to study complicated brain disorders and discover novel treatment options.

  • DA case: Virbhadra moves to SC against dismissal of plea in Delhi HC

    New Delhi: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today moved the Supreme Court challenging the Delhi High Court verdict refusing to quash a disproportionate assets case against him, and accused the NDA government of “political vendetta”. Singh, in his plea, sought immediate stay of the high court order and claimed that with the change in government at the Centre, the stand of the CBI has also altered.

  • Iulia Vantur has Bollywood mainstream voice, says Himesh Reshammiya

    Mumbai: Singer-composer-actor Himesh Reshammiya, who teamed up with Iulia Vantur for his latest album “Aap Se Mausiiquii”, says she has a Bollywood mainstream voice. “When I first heard her voice, it was like Bollywood mainstream voice. Initially, I didn’t know whether she could sing in Hindi, but when I sent her the song, she completed the dubbing in one hour,” Himesh said on Tuesday at the on location shoot of “Every night

  • Bedroom sequence in Rajan Shahi’s Ye Ristha Kya Kehlata Hai!

    The marriage sequences of Ye Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai brought in high TRP’s and loyal audiences were glued to the show. The young lead jodi of Naira and Kartik is loved nationally. The consummation sequence is one of the most awaited sequences. Producer Rajan Shahi surely knows how to keep the audiences engaged. The Naira Kartik pair is looking hot.

  • Wanted: Phone operator for Queen to handle 4,000 calls a week

    London: Heir to the phone! Queen Elizabeth II needs a new phone operator to help handle the 4,000 calls a week to the Buckingham Palace. “It’s being the first port of call to the business behind the Monarchy,” says the advertisement on the Royal website. The starting salary is 23,000 pounds-a-year plus benefits and a 15 per cent employer contribution pension scheme.

  • Entire J&K, including Gilgit-Baltistan, belongs to India: Sushma Swaraj

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday slammed Pakistan’s move to declare Gilgit-Baltistan as its fifth province and said the whole of Jammu and Kashmir, including areas under Pakistan’s occupation, is Indian territory.

  • “Smriti has not changed at all”, says Ronit Roy

    Ronit Roy ran into his Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi co-star Smriti Irani on flight from Mumbai to Delhi this week. And Ronit can’t get over how unaffected Smriti is by her changed circumstances in life. “She was warm and friendly and we reminisced over the old times.”

  • IPL 2017: How the venues add to the excitement

    There have been fixes and quick fixes, doomsayers and naysayers and the IPL has even had its integrity compromised on occasion. But through it all, the T20 spectacular has barely lost its relevance as it prepares for a grand 10th edition. Here we looks at the venues that have soaked in the IPL fever over the years and the unique flavour that fans in different corners of the country have brought to the party.

  • No plans to demonetise Rs 2,000 notes: Govt

    New Delhi: There are no plans to demonetise the new Rs 2,000 currency notes, the government said today, scotching “rumours” to this effect. “We are seizing fake currency. As far as rumours in the market are concerned, we should not go by such rumours,” Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said in the Rajya Sabha. He was responding to a question by Congress member Madhusudan Mistry during Question Hour seeking to

  • IPL 2017: 10 players we bet will be hot properties

    The Indian Premier League’s (IPL) 10 edition is all set to begin in just a few hours. All the eight franchises have made their respective purchases. The ‘cricket festival’ will witness eight teams in action and the league will last for almost two months with 60 matches to be played. This year’s player’s auction added to the excitement levels around the competition with number of new faces are all set to make their IPL

  • IPL 2017: Twitter launches IPL 10 special cricketer emojis

    Mumbai: The Indian Premier League (IPL) and social networking site Twitter have come together to unveil an Indian and cricketing-world first by releasing special Twitter emojis for 30 of IPLs biggest star cricketers, it was announced on Wednesday.

  • India never used me against China: Dalai Lama

    Bomdila: Amid protests by Beijing against his scheduled visit to Tawang, the Dalai Lama today said India has never used him against China.

  • Water transport to be available in Mumbai in 2-3 years: CM

    Mumbai: Water transport will be developed in Mumbai and the surrounding region in the next two to three years, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said. “With the Parliament passing the inland waterways act, water transport in Mumbai will become reality in two to three year,” he said during a debate on the issue in the Assembly.