Free Press Journal
  • Digvijaya booked for saying ‘cops radicalising Muslim youths’

    Hyderabad: The Hyderabad police today lodged a criminal case against Congress leader Digvijaya Singh over his alleged remarks that the Telangana police has set up a “bogus” ISIS website to radicalise Muslim youths and encourage them to join the terror outfit.

  • Hindu man arrested over alleged blasphemy in Pakistan

    Islamabad: A 35-year-old Hindu man in Pakistan has been arrested for allegedly sending blasphemous contents through WhatsApp. Prakash Kumar, a shop owner, was arrested yesterday in Hub area of Lasbela district in south-western province of Balochistan. Senior Superintendent of Police Lasbela Zia Mandokhel confirmed the arrest after a compliant was registered by the local people against him.

  • GST bill passed in Haryana Assembly

    Chandigarh: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill was passed in Haryana assembly on Thursday unanimously.

  • Miley’s song says how she, Hemsworth fell in love

    Los Angeles: Singer Miley Cyrus’s new single “Malibu” is on how she and her fiance and actor Liam Hemsworth had to “refall for each other” after a gap of three years. The pop-rock track is slated to release on May 11.

  • Dancing has been my first love: Taapsee Pannu

    London: Actress Taapsee Pannu is thrilled about grooving to the tunes of reprised version of some of the 1990s Bollywood songs in her upcoming film “Judwaa 2” as she considers dancing to be her first love. She is currently shooting here for “Judwaa 2” with actor Varun Dhawan.

  • Meerut: Woman wants to give Triple Talaq to abusive husband

    Meerut (Uttar Pradesh): An unusual case of triple talaq has come to light in Uttar Pradesh’s Meerut, where a woman named Amreen Bano has expressed her desire to sever ties with her abusive husband. Amreen Bano, (24), has filed an FIR against her husband, alleging that she was beaten and tortured every day by him and her brother as well. She also suffered a miscarriage.

  • BCCI, OPPO launched new Team India jersey for Champions Trophy

    Mumbai: The CEO of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, Rahul Johri, today launched the new Indian team jersey with official team sponsors Oppo’s name on the shirt’s front here, in the presence of some top officials of the Chinese mobile phone firm.

  • Eman discharged from Saifee hospital; will fly to UAE today

    Mumbai: Egyptian national Eman Ahmed, who was until recently believed to be the world’s heaviest woman, today got discharged from the Saifee hospital here where she underwent treatment for severe obesity. The 37-year-old was discharged from the city hospital around 12.40 PM for further treatment in the UAE, bariatric surgeon Muffazal Lakdawala said. A green corridor has been created for transporting Eman from Saifee Hospital to Gate No. 5 of Terminal 2

  • BJP ask Opposition to support NDA Presidential candidate

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday asserted that it is the prerogative of the NDA government to choose an appropriate candidate with strong credentials, who is the right choice to become the next President of India.

  • SBI declines to share quantum of money in suspended accounts

    New Delhi: The SBI has declined to share the quantum of money lying in suspended bank accounts in which the interest amount of customers, who do not claim it due to religious reasons, is kept. Replying to an RTI query, the State Bank of India (SBI) said it does not maintain such information in its database “in normal course of business and extraction of the same will be voluminous and time taking

  • Macron ‘convinces’ majority of French viewers in TV debate

    Paris: French centrist Emmanuel Macron impressed more viewers than his far-right rival Marine Le Pen in a fiery TV debate, a poll found today, underlining his status as the favourite for this weekend’s presidential runoff. The candidates clashed repeatedly over terrorism, the economy and Europe in yesterday’s hot-tempered debate that was watched by 16.5 million people. A poll by French broadcaster BFMTV found that 63 per cent of viewers thought Macron was

  • India will retaliate: Army chief on beheading of soldiers

    New Delhi: Talking tough, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today said India will retaliate to enemy actions such as the one where two soldiers were beheaded by the Pakistan Army on the Line of Control.

  • Sonam Kapoor’s alleged beau makes his presence felt at National Awards function

    Sonam Kapoor received her first National Award and she was accompanied with her father Anil Kapoor and alleged beau Anand Ahuja. Sonam was looking magnificent in her attire. She wore green saree. Sonam received the Special Mention Award at the 64th National Awards for her role in the 2016 film Neerja.

  • Clicked! Anil Kapoor’s jhakkas reaction to Sonam winning National Award

    It was a special moment for Anil Kapoor’s family when Sonam Kapoor who was dressed in a regal saree was honoured at the 64th National Film Awards ceremony by the President Pranab Mukherjee. Sonam had received a special mention for her amazing performance in a heart-searching biopic, Neerja, in which she played the role of Neerja Bhanot.

  • Dubbed Hindi songs of ‘Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’ will make you ROFL

    SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus ‘Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’ has hit the theatres and as expected the definition of on-screen grandeur has been remade by this Prabhas starrer. Those who have watched it would agree that ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ is excessively beautiful, enormous and in every sense, a kind of cinema that Indian film industry had trying to make.