Free Press Journal
  • Uttar Pradesh to roll out GST from July 1

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh cabinet on Tuesday approved the GST Bill ahead of introducing it in the forthcoming assembly session so that the new tax regime could be rolled out from July 1, state government spokesperson and Minister Siddharthanath Singh said.

  • Army, BSF bid farewell to soldiers slain in Pak attack

    Jammu: The Army and the BSF today bid farewell to Naib Subedar Paramjit Singh and Head Constable Prem Sagar who were beheaded by Pakistani forces in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir yesterday.

  • When Deepika Padukone broke down on films’s set

    New Delhi: Actress Deepika Padukone had broken down on the sets of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s directorial “Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela” due to last-minute changes in the dialogues, says Garima Wahal, who co-wrote the 2013 film with Siddharth Singh.

  • Mutilated soldier’s daughter wants 50 heads in return for her father’s sacrifice

    Deoria: Shattered and traumatized with the news of her father’s horrific death at the hands of the Pakistani Army in Krishna Ghatti, Jammu and Kashmir, the daughter of Border Security Force (BSF) head constable Prem Sagar on Tuesday demanded ‘50 heads in return’ of her father’s life.

  • Indian origin Canada minister urged to resign for inflating military record

    Ottawa: Canada’s opposition called for Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan to resign or be sacked for overstating his military record in Afghanistan during a speech in India. Sajjan, a decorated former military intelligence officer, erroneously claimed last month to have been the “architect” of Canada’s largest military operation since the 1950s, known as Operation Medusa.

  • Behen Hogi Teri trailer: Why Rajkummar Rao doesn’t want Shruti Haasan as sister

    Remember the girl next door, whom you had a huge crush on, and how every guy in your locality also wanted to know her? Actor Rajkummar Rao perfectly brings to life the aspirations of every small town guy in his upcoming film ‘Behen Hogi Teri’, co-starring Shruti Haasan. Rajkummar rules the screen with his persona as much as he makes the character his own. While Shruti (Binny) plays that very girl, Rajkummar

  • Aadhar card

    Massive Aadhaar data breach: Sensitive information of 130 million card holders leaked

    In yet another incident of personal data breach, for last few months, some sensitive data of almost 130 million Aadhaar card holders is said to be out in the public domain. The leaked data includes bank account details of over one crore people linked to Aadhar numbers under the direct benefit scheme. Over eight crore people lost their private data on the national job guarantee scheme website alone.

  • India again blames Pakistan for soldiers’ mutilation

    New Delhi: India on Tuesday again blamed Pakistan for the killing and mutilation of the bodies of two Indian soldiers along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir. The Director General Military Operations, Lt. Gen. A.K. Bhatt, conveyed this to his Pakistani counterpart and expressed “grave concerns” over the mutilation on Monday.

  • Bollywood packages good social messages: Akshay Kumar

    Mumbai: National Award winning actor Akshay Kumar says the Hindi film industry does its bit by packaging good social messages via entertaining mediums. At the ‘Transform Maharashtra’ conclave as part of the 57th Maharashtra Day celebrations here on Monday, the actor was asked about the role of Bollywood in bringing changes in society.

  • IPL 2017: How out-of-form MS Dhoni is ‘keeping’ fans hooked

    The cricketing world has witnessed some great wicketkeepers in Mark Boucher and Adam Gilchrist, both of them were capable of taking breathtaking catches out of thin air. Then came AB de Villiers and Brendon McCullum, who were no less talented and skilled that the above mentioned, but couldn’t do it in the long run, owing to back pain and some other fitness issues.

  • Trudeau rebuffs calls for Sajjan’s resignation

    Ottawa, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has rebuffed resignation calls for Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan over his “architect comments for a 2006 offensive against the Taliban, media reports said.