Free Press Journal
  • ICC Champions Trophy: A look at winners from the previous seven editions

    The ‘mini World Cup’ of top eight ODI teams is all set to start from June 1 and the first match will take place between England and Bangladesh in London. England is hosting the event for the third time. They were finalists in 2013, who lost to India by 5 runs in a rain-affected match.

  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Are England favourites to win?

    The eighth edition of the ICC Champions Trophy is less than a week away. The CT has been commonly referred as the ‘mini world cup’ and eight teams participating in it are all equally capable and can beat any team on their day. India, the defending champions, would hope that they play to their potential and retain the coveted trophy.

  • Burhan Wani successor Sabzar Ahmad killed in south Kashmir

    Srinagar: Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, who succeeded Burhan Wani, was today killed along with another militant in an encounter with security forces in Tral area of Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

  • BJP welcomes PM Modi, Nitish meet

    New Delhi/Mumbai: Ahead of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday welcomed the meeting of the duo, however refraining from commenting on speculations revolving around the same. BJP leader Shaina NC said there could be any kind of talk, either developmental or a generic one, but one does not need to speculate on it. “Nitish Kumar is the Bihar Chief Minister and obviously

  • Trump Administration not to host Ramadan event this year

    Washington D. C.: U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark the Islamic holy and fasting month of Ramadan, according to reports.

  • 7-year-old girl gang-raped in Allahabad

    Allahabad: A 7-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped in a remote village of the district, police said today, adding four persons have been arrested in this regard.

  • More trouble for ‘Raabta’: Now, J-Star claims makers stole his song

    The trouble for Raabta does not seem to end. After being dragged to court by ‘Magadheera’ makers, now they are in the dock over the hit Punjabi number ‘Mai Tera Boyfriend’. The song has been used in the movie ‘Raabta’, but the original song is by Jagdeep Singh, also known as J-Star, and he has accused T-series of recreating the song without his permission.

  • Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 6 militants

    Srinagar: Two more terrorists were killed, bringing the total up to six so far as the Indian Army successfully foiled an infiltration bid in Rampur sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.

  • AbRam turns 4! 10 photos, videos of Shah Rukh Khan’s adorable son you cannot miss

    Mumbai: Bollywood King Khan youngest son AbRam turns four today. A good father Shah Rukh Khan does everything himself for AbRam, whether it is night ride or shopping or visiting a dental clinic. Despite his busy schedule with professional commitments, Shah Rukh doesn’t stop spending quality time with his family.

  • Top 5 ranked players in men’s tennis are all 30 plus, and going strong

    The very top of men’s tennis has never been this old. For the first time in the history of the ATP rankings, which date to the early 1970s, the men’s sitting at No. 1-5 are all 30 or older, the latest sign that the current crop of stars has enviable staying power. And Rafael Nadal is all set in become 31 in just a few weeks.

  • Mumbai, Delhi on high alert after reports of possible LeT strikes

    Following Manchester attacks, now Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) members have entered India. As per the intelligence alert, a group of 20-21 Laskar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists have entered the country to carry out attacks. The alert mentions that cities like Mumbai, Punjab, Rajasthan, and Delhi are at high risk.

  • Who are Coptic Christians? Origin, history and things you may not know

    At least 26 people, mostly children, were killed and 25 others injured today when heavily-armed gunmen wearing army fatigues opened indiscriminate fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in central Egypt, the second major attack on the community in nearly two months.

  • Lost confidence after films flopped, says Ekta Kapoor

    Mumbai: Ekta Kapoor, who celebrated the success of her latest production “Half Girlfriend”, says at one point she had lost confidence in herself after her films flopped one after another. And because of that, she was initially not sure about producing “Half Girlfriend”.