Free Press Journal
  • Honour to collaborate with SS Rajamouli, says Karan Johar

    Filmmaker Karan Johar has praised director S.S. Rajamouli and says it’s an absolute honour for him to work with the “Baahubali 2” helmer. Karan, whose home banner Dharma Productions is distributing the Hindi version of the film, took to Twitter and said that Rajamouli is the “movie man” of the decade. “With the movie man of the decade! S.S. Rajamouli…It’s an honour to collaborate with his genius!! Truly the BEST director of our time!”

  • Pakistan wants to give clean chit to Saeed and Lakhvi: Nikam

    Mumbai: Noted public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam on Friday said that Pakistan wants to give a clean chit to Lashkar-e-Taiba (leT) founder Hafiz Saeed and its commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi in 26/11 terror attack case by rejecting India’s demand for reinvestigation.

  • Perfect PC: Dwayne Johnson says Priyanka is best

    Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson has praised his co-star and Indian actress Priyanka Chopra and says she is the perfect choice for the forthcoming film “Baywatch”.

  • Salman Khan gave Hanuman different dimension, says director Ruchi Narain

    The character Hanuman has a little swag of superstar Salman Khan, who gave it a different dimension in “Hanuman Da Damdaar”, says the forthcoming animated film’s director Ruchi Narain. Salman has done a voice-over for the first time for an animated character. How did he approach a children’s film based on Hanuman’s character?

  • Will set benchmark to consolidate agricultural growth: Fadnavis

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has instructed officials to set a new benchmark to increase the agricultural growth by focusing on intense crop patterns, better irrigation and management.

  • Bhopal: Nehru-Gandhi family pix to adorn state government offices

    BHOPAL: Photographs of Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi will soon adorn the government offices of the state. The GAD, on Friday, issued a list of 12 personalities, whose photographs would be compulsorily installed in all government offices and buildings, including those of corporations, boards and other government agencies.

  • Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi

    Sahaja Yoga: Emotional Intelligence- Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi

    “Emotional intelligence is the expression of innocence. It is expression of Shri Ganesha within us. The children who are gifted with this, will always try to please you. They know what you want, what you need. They will give you all the joy that you want, they will do all the things that you like just to please you. They don’t have their own wants. They don’t want to have

  • Bhopal: 67% state residents feel govt machinery as corrupt as last year

    BHOPAL: Despite state government routinely tom-tomming its anti-graft measures and claiming that it has switched to transparent mechanisms for awards of government contracts and had stipulated timeframes for disposing of applications for various public services, more than one-fourth of the state’s residents believe that corruption in public services has gone up in the state this year vis-à-vis the last one. An overwhelming three-fourths say that it has remained the same. Only one

  • Bhopal: 27 ASPs, six DSPs transferred by state government

    BHOPAL: Additional SP posted in Bhopal in special branch Anil Viswkarma and Sanjiv Kumar Sinha posted in Vidisha will be new superintendents of police of Special Police Establishment, Bhopal. The state government transferred 27 ASPs and six DSPs on Friday.

  • Bhopal: Journalism training programme concludes

    BHOPAL: The Archdiocese of Bhopal and Uday Social Development Society organised a three-day training programme on Media and Journalism focused on photography, video, print and electronic media from April 26 to 28 at Pastoral Centre Bhopal. As many as 25 participants from Khandwa, Jhabua and Bhopal, besides from Banswara in Rajasthan, participated in the programme.

  • Bhopal: Lecture by environmentalist Sopan Joshi

    BHOPAL: A lecture by young environmentalist and thinker Sopan Joshi on ‘Vikas Ka Kalyug’ would be held at meeting hall of Swaraj Bhavan on Saturday from 6.30 pm onwards. It is noteworthy here that a book ‘Jal, Thal, Mal’ of Joshi was published recently. The programme is being organised by a magazine ‘Samas’ under the aegis of Raza Foundation, New Delhi.

  • Lady Gaga fans are the extras in ‘A Star Is Born’

    Pop diva Lady Gaga has invited fans to become a part of her upcoming film, “A Star Is Born”. The 30-year-old songstress took to Twitter where she has asked her admirers to come down to the Greek Theatre on May 2 and 3. Gaga urged them to attend the filming event where the fans have the golden chance to star as the extras in the movie, which also stars actor Bradley Cooper

  • Mumbai: Rs 5,000 fine, if you damage property at Byculla zoo

    Mumbai: Byculla zoo has recently been renovated and repaired by BMC. This seems to have attracted more visitors. This increase in numbers has also increased the risk of damage to the property, said zoo officials. This has prompted BMC to install signboards warning that for any damage caused to the zoo property, the offenders will be fined  Rs 5,000.

  • Orlando Bloom not invited to Kerr’s wedding

    Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom has revealed that he is not invited to his ex-wife Miranda Kerr’s wedding. The 40-year-old actor has stayed on good terms with the Australian model – the mother of his six-year-old son Flynn – since they parted ways in 2013. Though he said he would happily attend Kerr’s nuptials to Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel, he hasn’t been asked to go, reported Contactmusic.

  • Bhopal: Smart parking facility at MP Nagar, 10 No. Market

    BHOPAL: Bhopal would soon get smart parking facility in two locations of the city including one at MP Nagar zone-1 and the other at 10 No. Market. Launching the initiative of the smart parking facility, mayor Alok Sharma carried an inspection of the ‘proof of concept’ at MP Nagar locality readied by Mindtech (India) and Civic Smart (USA) on Friday here.

  • Bhopal: India has potential to lead world says Chief Minister

    BHOPAL: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that India had shown the path of globalisation to the world even in ancient times. The country has all qualities needed to lead the world. Chouhan was addressing the annual session of Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) in New Delhi on ‘Future of Globalisation- can India lead?’ on Friday.

  • Bhopal: As summer heat rises, water crisis hits people hard

    BHOPAL: The problem of water-crisis seems to loom large in parts of the city with every passing day of the summer season. The problem in not only prevailing in the old city area but in the areas of the new city also.