Free Press Journal
  • Kalki Koechlin

    I live in a noisy neighbourhood: Kalki Koechlin

    New Delhi: Actress Kalki Koechlin has turned lyricist with a new video, titled “Noise”, in which she recites a poem written by her to “highlight the value of silence” in our lives. She says she lives in a noisy neighbourhood and sometimes feels like going to the mountains.

  • Foodie Trail 2.0: This Mumbai food walk is a vegetarian’s paradise

    Though monsoon surge continues to be weak over Mumbai, monsoon magic has already set in. It’s the perfect time we take the Foodie Trail 2.0. City’s three popular restaurants – Quattro Ristorante , SpiceKlub and The Rolling Pin – is back with the trail that allows you to gorge on some lip-smacking delicacies in a food hopping spree. The three outlets will serve a choice of two items. Indulge in drinks and starters at

  • Lucknow: 21 participants fall ill after attending Yoga day event

    Lucknow: Twenty one participants, including several children, today fell ill due to adverse weather after taking part in the International Yoga Day programme which was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here at the Rambai Ambedkar grounds.

  • Did You Know? These 10 famous Bollywood celebs were born abroad

    There is an astonishing amount of information which will keep surprising us for the rest of our lives! There are break-ups, link-ups, public spats, sudden reconciliations, the unlikeliest of rumors are coming true. Apart from this, there are other things like the fact that many of our beloved B-town stars are not citizens of India at all! While this country is home to them, these stars weren’t born in India.

  • Akshay Kumar to play Narendra Modi on screen?

    Akshay Kumar is indeed a man of the moment in the film industry. Unlike the Khans, Akshay has a different fan following and most of his films either exhibit patriotism or highlight the importance of social norms. And if going by the latest buzz then Akshay may play Prime Minister Narendra Modi on screen. According to a report in DNA, Akshay has emerged as the clear winner over actors like Paresh Rawal,

  • Abhinav Bindra’s tweet aimed at teaching Virat Kohli a lesson?

    Team India Head coach Anil Kumble yesterday resigned from the post. Once the news Kumble’s resigning as coach broke out, social media was a buzz with reactions pouring from all over. From fans to former players, everyone expressed their views. One such was India’s only Olympic gold medalist in individual events Abhinav Bindra took to Twitter and expressed his opinion in a cryptic manner.

  • Beyonce’s twins being treated for jaundice

    Los Angeles: Popular Hollywood couple Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z’s twins were born premature and are being treated for jaundice. The twins have been in the hospital since their birth a week ago with a “minor issue”, according to sources connected with the family.

  • I’d rather do Rs 50-lakh film than a Rs 50-cr project: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

    New Delhi: Whether it’s bringing alive illustrious writer Saadat Hasan Manto onscreen in “Manto” or essaying a rustic sharpshooter in his most “besharam” film “Babumoshai Bandookbaaz”, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s new projects are about exploring the unexplored.

  • Hotel industry welcomes revised GST slab on hotel rooms

    Mumbai: The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI) today welcomed the revised goods and services tax (GST) slab on hotel room tariffs that widens the slab of 18 per cent to tariffs ranging between Rs 2,500 and Rs 7,500. With the revision, the highest tax rate of 28 per cent is assigned to tariffs of Rs 7,500 and above, HRAWI said in a release issued here.