Free Press Journal
  • Malaysia Open 2017: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal make first-round exit

    Sarawak: Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu suffered a major setback as she crashed out of the Malaysia Open Super Series Premier tournament after going down Chen Yufei of China in the women’s singles event here on Wednesday.

  • ISIS calls Trump ‘stupid idiot’ in 1st remarks on US President

    Washington: The Islamic State has derided US President Donald Trump as a “stupid idiot” and said his rise to power was a sign of America’s bankruptcy. Targeting Trump directly for the first time since he took office, the ISIS terror group in the 36-minute audio released by its spokesperson Abu Hasan al-Muhajir yesterday called him an Arabic term that means an “idiot”, saying the US President does not know anything about Islam,

  • Not right to connect attacks on African nationals with racism: EAM Sushma Swaraj

    New Delhi: In wake of the attack on the four African men in Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida last month being attributed to racism, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said it wasn’t right to link the case with racism before the probe was over.

  • RJ Pritam Singh And Amanjjot shine in Nach Baliye 8!

    Nach Baliye this season has the best of the jodis heating up the dance floor and the opening episode has garnered a lot of positive buzz for the jodis and judges alike.  There are many strong performers and in the second episode of the show, Abigail Sanam seemed to be the highest scorers and even received a standing ovation but in the end another jodi took the cake.  Wondering who?

  • ‘Meri Pyaari Bindu’ Chapter 3 Trailer: Parineeti chasing her dream to become a singer

    ‘Meri Pyaari Bindu’ chapter three trailer is out. Titled ‘Kalkatte Ki Madonna’, both actors Ayushmann Khurrana and Parineeti Chopra look amazingly good in the trailer. The third chapter is all about Parineeti’s passion for music. She wants to be a singer and Ayushmann is supporting Parineeti in her endeavour to achieve her dreams.

  • Adah Sharma and Harshvardhan Rane star in PETA fashion launch Lookbook

    Mumbai: Actor Harshvardhan Rane and Adah Sharma was attended an event of PETA of fashion launch Lookbook on Tuesday. Harshvardhan Rane said, I am looking forward to this lovely phase in my life, where I am getting a lot of warmth from the industry and really looking forward to the next couple of films.”

  • In Pictures: Gangaur in ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ on Star Plus

    A very popular show ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ on Star Plus, every year, celebrates thew, Gangaur festival in grand ways. Now, this year, the show will celebrate with a new cast and the pictures are looking very beautiful.

  • Madhur Bhandarkar’s ‘Indu Sarkar’ gets a release date

    New Delhi: Moviegoers, mark your calendars as ‘Indu Sarkar’ has a release date now. The film’s director Madhur Bhandarkar took to Twitter and announced the release date for his upcoming movie as July 21, alongside a poster of the movie.

  • Rishi Kapoor bats for letting Pakistani cricketers play in IPL

    Mumbai: Rishi Kapoor says that Pakistani cricket players should be allowed to play in the Twenty20 matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as cricketers from all around the world are being given a chance to showcase their talent.

  • Shiv Sena to protest if Ravindra Gaikwad flying ban issue not resolved

    New Delhi: Shiv Sena members in Lok Sabha today warned of protests in Parliament if the issue of its MP Ravindra Gaikwad, who has been banned from flying by several airlines after he allegedly hit an Air India staffer, was not resolved soon.

  • IPL 2017: Complete squad list of all eight teams

    The clock is ticking and the 10th edition of the action-packed Indian Premier League (IPL) is all set to begin today. It will continue till May 21. IPL 2017 matches, spread across nine venues, and will be played in a total of 47 days.

  • Maharashtra to study UP farm loan waiver: Devendra Fadnavis

    Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said today the Maharashtra government will study the Uttar Pradesh model of farm loan waiver, amid growing demand from across the political spectrum to help the state’s distressed farmers.

  • liquor

    Highway or my way: How states are getting around SC’s liquor ban

    The clarification from the honourable Supreme Court that its December 15th order to ban liquor vendors within 500 meters of national and state highways also applied to hotels and highways, has hit the hospitality industry badly. They are stunned by the order of the Supreme Court and have estimated that about 1 million employees of the hospitality industry could be affected because of this ban. The question that we can ask though is the

  • Mumbai: MMRDA to invite tenders for Ambedkar Memorial

    The Dr B R Ambedkar memorial is finally going to see some light. This memorial has been in state government pipeline for many years. The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has finally planned to invite tenders for the construction of the memorial, before April 14. The Ambedkar memorial will be built on the 12.5 acres land at Dadar’s Indu Mills. Maharashtra government received the possession of Dadar’s Indu Mill last month

  • Bandipora encounter hero CRPF commandant Chetan Cheetah conscious, wants to get back to duty

    New Delhi:  Minister of State (MoS) for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday met CRPF commandant Chetan Cheetah who had slipped in to coma for two months being shot nine times during an encounter with three  terrorists in Kashmir’ Bandipora and said Cheetah expressed his desire to get back to work as soon as possible. Thanking the doctors at AIIMS for their extraordinary work Rijiju said that he was amazed to see