Free Press Journal
  • Sohail Mahmood to be Pakistan’s new envoy to India

    Islamabad: Career diplomat Sohail Mahmood will be Pakistan’s new High Commissioner to India and is set to take charge at the end of this month, Foreign Office sources said.

  • WTA rankings: Serena Williams maintains top spot

    Madrid:) United States tennis player Serena Williams continued to lead the Women’s Tennis Association world rankings released on Monday, with 7,010 points.

  • Maha FM calls on Uddhav to seek support for GST Bill

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Finance minister Sudhir Mungantiwar today called on Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray at his residence here, in a bid to garner the party’s support for the ratification of Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill. “Uddhav ji was apprehensive that once the GST comes into effect, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will have to be dependent on the Centre and the state government to get its share of revenue. I explained

  • SRK, Kabir Khan collaborate to shoot tourism film

    New Delhi: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has collaborated with director Kabir Khan to shoot the sequel of #BeMyGuest, a promotional film produced by Dubais Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing. This is the second film that Shah Rukh is shooting for to promote tourism in Dubai. The first movie had won the Grand Prix award at the 10th anniversary of the International Tourism Film Festival “Tourfilm Riga”, held in Riga, Latvia. Shah

  • Akhilesh should step down as SP chief, says Aparna Yadav

    Lucknow: Aparna Yadav, the younger daughter-in-law of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, has asked Akhilesh Yadav to step down as the party national President in his father’s favour.

  • Emily Blunt to return in ‘Edge of Tomorrow 2’

    Los Angeles: Actress Emily Blunt will return in the sequel of the 2014 film “Edge of Tomorrow”, director Doug Liman has revealed. The new film will be called “Live Die Repeat and Repeat”. Blunt will reprise her role of Special Forces warrior Rita Vrataski for the second instalment of the action-adventure franchise along with actor Tom Cruise, reports collider.com.

  • SBI cuts affordable home loan rates by up to 0.25%

    Mumbai: India’s largest lender SBI today announced a steep interest rate reduction of up to 25 basis points for affordable housing loans, offering 8.35 per cent to new women borrowers. Under the new government scheme, loans under Rs 30 lakh qualify for affordable housing.

  • Mumbai: Burglary at Nutan’s bungalow, teen robbers nabbed

    Yesteryear actress Nutan’s bungalow atop Parsik hills in Mumbra is yet again in the news. On Saturday, police arrested a group of teenaged burglars for breaking into the mansion and fleeing with silverware and idols, and everything they could get hold of, which are worth Rs 1 lakh. The crime took place on Friday.

  • IPL 2017: Lynn is hardest hitter in world, says Gambhir

    Melbourne: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir has heaped praise on his teammate and Australian batsman Chris Lynn by describing him as the `hardest hitter` of the ball in international cricket at the moment.

  • Australia open to return of militants’ children

    Canberra: Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Monday said the country was open to the possibility of the return of children of militants who are fighting with the Islamic State (IS) in the Middle East.

  • Watch Video: Indian army destroys Pakistani bunkers at LoC

    In a viral video, which is circulating on the internet, the Indian army is seen destroying Pakistani bunkers. In this 1-minute video, we can see the Indian army targeting Pakistani bunkers on LoC and destroying it with anti-tank missiles.

  • Mubarakan: The sizzling chemistry between Arjun, Athiya results in a spontaneous photoshoot

    It is always important for actors to share a great camaraderie on screen to portray their roles with conviction as per the script. Many jodis continue to rule the screen, courtesy, their on screen sizzling chemistry. Now, Arjun Kapoor, who has never repeated his co-stars, is paired up with Athiya Shetty for the first time in Mubarakan and here’s a glimpse of their chemistry.

  • From AAP crisis to trouble for Lalu: Top 5 trending stories of the day

    A day after Kapil Mishra levelled shocking allegations against Arvind Kejrwal, AAP reacted. It was also a day when Lalu Prasad Yadav was dealt with another setback in the fodder scam. Here are the top 5 trending stories of the day.