Free Press Journal
  • Chinese Sukhoi-30 jets intercept American radiation-sniffing plane, says US

    Washington:  According to Reuters Two Chinese SU-30 aircraft carried out what the U.S. military described on Thursday as an “unprofessional” intercept of a U.S. aircraft designed to detect radiation while it was flying in international airspace over the East China Sea.

  • PTI blames Sharif for ICJ stay of Jadhav execution

    Islamabad: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has blamed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for the International Court of Justice’s (ICJ) temporary stay of the execution of alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and asked him to clear his position in parliament.

  • Mercedes-Benz E 220d Launching on June 2, 2017

    Mercedes-Benz launched the E-Class Long-Wheelbase in the Indian market on February 28. It was introduced in two variants the E 200 and the E 350d, priced at Rs 56.15 lakh and Rs 69.47 lakh respectively (both prices ex-showroom Mumbai). However, now the German automaker is introducing a new variant of the E-Class LWB, the E 220d, on June 2. The E 220d will be placed between the E 200 and

  • ED files PMLA case against Karti Chidambaram and others

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has registered a money laundering case against Karti Chidambaram, son of former finance minister P Chidambaram, and others, taking cognisance of a recent CBI FIR against them.

  • Triple Talaq victim threatens to ‘convert’ to Hinduism

    Udham Singh Nagar (Uttarakhand): Another case of Triple Talaq has surfaced from Udham Singh Nagar of Uttarakhand, where after falling victim to the Islamic divorce practice, a woman has threatened either to convert to Hinduism or commit suicide if she did not get justice

  • 102 Not Out First Look: Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan reunite after 26 years

    Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor are reuniting onscreen after nearly three decades and the first look of their new film has surfaced online. Titled 102 Not Out, the film has been directed by Umesh Shukla and is based on a Gujarati play by the same name. Amitabh Bachchan is 102 Not Out and Rishi Kapoor seems to be miffed with him for something. Maybe that he is playing a balding 75-year-old man whose 102-year

  • Mumbai Police recruitment: Candidates use impersonators and transmitters to cheat

    Many cases of paper leak and cheating during exams are on the rise. But one such unusual case has emerged from Maharashtra, where five people were arrested for impersonation in an examination for police recruitment held in Thane. They have been sent to police custody till May 22 and an FIR has been registered in this matter.

  • Mumbai: Nigerian national arrested in Mumbai for allegedly possessing cocaine worth Rs 9 crore

    Mumbai: A Nigerian national was arrested at a suburban railway station in Mumbai on Tuesday for allegedly possessing cocaine worth Rs 9 crore. The Nigerian man was caught by the team from the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) after a tip-off by a ticket checker. According to an official, Eneh Amobi Wilfred, 47, was caught with a large quantity of contraband. “Wilfried said he was as a tourist and as he wanted $200

  • Satyendar Jain files defamation case against Kapil Mishra

    New Delhi: The infectious infighting within the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) shows no sign of slowing down as Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Friday filed a criminal defamation case sacked minister Kapil Mishra.

  • Cannes Flashback: Celebrating Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s 15 years at the fest

    It’s been fifteen year’s since the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Devdas’, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to present the opulent romantic tragedy to and international audience for the second time. Aishwarya made her red carpet debut at Cannes Film Festival with the same film in 2002. Aishwarya will present ‘Devdas’ as a part of L’Oréal Paris Open Air Cinema. Back in 2002, Shah Rukh Khan and Aishwarya along with Sanjay

  • Uttar Pradesh Assembly session to conclude Tomorrow

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Assembly session, which was scheduled to end on May 22, will be concluded tomorrow. In this session, the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Tuesday passed the Goods and Services (GST) Bill.

  • Goa: One dies, 35 rescued after bridge collapse

    Panaji: At least one person was killed, while 35 others were rescued after a foot bridge on Sanvordem river collapsed in south Goa’s Curchorem town, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said.

  • Justice finally served to Kulbhushan Jadhav: BJP on ICJ’s verdict

    Mumbai/ New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday welcomed the verdict passed by International Court of Justice (ICJ) that temporarily stayed the death sentence of former Indian Naval officer and alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav by a Pakistan military court and asserted that the justice has been finally served to the latter.

  • HUDCO makes fantastic market debut, shares surge over 22%

    New Delhi: State-run HUDCO made a smart debut at bourses today, surging over 22 per cent against the issue price of Rs 60. The stock listed at Rs 73.45, a sharp gain of 22.41 per cent against the issue price, on BSE. It later touched a high
    of Rs 77.80, rising 29.66 per cent. It soared 21.66 per cent to list at Rs 73 on the NSE. The company commands a market valuation

  • ‘Simran’ credit row: Kangana Ranaut tears into writer Apurva Asrani

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut is again in the news following the film credit row with the producer and a writer. Writer-editor Apurva Asrani has alleged that the film’s lead actress, Kangana Ranaut, who has been credited as ‘additional dialogue and story writer’ tried to discredit his work in public by saying that she developed the story with Hansal Mehta from a one-line script.