Free Press Journal
  • Travel time on Mumbai-Pune expressway set to be cut by 30 minutes

    There is good news for commuters of Mumbai and Pune. Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) has got a green signal to construct missing link between Khalapur and Kusgaon. This is estimated to cost Rs 4,798 crore, and work is likely to start by November.

  • Six more Marvel films are in the works

    London: 20th Century Fox has revealed that it has set six new release dates for Marvel films between 2019 and 2021.

  • Watch Video: Pregnant Serena Williams can’t stay away from tennis

    Even Serena Williams was getting in the Wimbledon groove on Monday – and she was nowhere near the London grass courts. As the first day’s play got underway, she posted a video clip on Instagram of her pounding backhands on a clay court despite being absent from the tour since winning the Australian Open in January as she is expecting her first child.

  • Mumbai: BMC garbage truck driver held for causing death of 10-year-old boy

    A Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) garbage truck driver was arrested by Shivaji Nagar police for allegedly causing death of a 10-year-old boy to negligent driving on Sunday at Govandi, in Mumbai. The victim, identified as Mohsin Shaikh (10), was with his two brothers Sahil (8), and Faizaan (14), who were injured in the accident.

  • Every state is doing best for their film industry except Tamil Nadu: Kamal Hassan on GST

    New Delhi: Good and Services Tax (GST) has received a mixed response from the people of India, since its implementation. Expressing their concern over the recent hike in GST (Goods and Service Tax) many celebrities have come out and raised their concern over its heavy impact on the entertainment industry.

  • Rajasthan ATS nabs man for suspected ISIS links from Chennai

    Chennai: The Rajasthan Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Tuesday arrested a person from Chennai over alleged ISIS links. The ATS team arrested the suspect for allegedly transferring funds to ISIS module. The suspect, identified as Haroon, has been taken to Jaipur for further inquiry.

  • GST: Theatre strike continues in Tamil Nadu on 2nd day

    Chennai: Theatres across Tamil Nadu will continue to remain shut on Tuesday for the second consecutive day protesting against the state government’s decision to levy 30 per cent entertainment tax over and above the 28 per cent Goods and Services Tax (GST).

  • Traders detained for protesting against GST implementation

    Srinagar: Police today detained several traders after they tried to march towards the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly to protest the implementation of GST in the state in its present form. The traders were detained near the gate of the Civil Secretariat complex, which also houses the assembly, after they took out a protest march,  police said.

  • 42 killed in China rains

    Beijing: At least 42 people were killed and 21 others reported missing due to torrential rains in southern China, the Ministry of Civil Affairs said on Tuesday. Heavy rains have triggered flooding and caused water in more than 60 rivers in the region to rise above the maximum level, with Hunan and Guangxi Zhuang the most affected areas, the ministry said. Thousands of soldiers, police, civil servants and civilians are fighting the

  • Paris Fashion Week 2017 Pictures: Fashionista Sonam Kapoor stuns in bridal white gown

    Bollywood’s fashionista Sonam Kapoor on Monday walked the ramp to present Ralph & Russo’s 2017 fall/winter Haute Couture collection at the Paris Fashion Week. The actress was a showstopper and she was stunning in a dramatic white creation by the designer duo. Sonam set the stage on fire in a beautiful bridal white gown, which was undoubtedly getting attentions of the audiences. The ensemble comprised a white embellished peplum gown with a

  • ASUS set to launch ‘Zenfone AR’ on July 13 in India

    New Delhi: Taiwanese smartphone maker ASUS is set to launch their much-anticipated augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR)-enabled smartphone ‘Zenfone AR’ on July 13 in India .  The smartphone, with its advanced technology and immersive experience, is poised to push the boundaries of reality.

  • ICC Women’s World Cup 2017: When Pakistan all-rounder Kainat Imtiaz met idol Jhulan Goswami

    India have beaten Pakistan every time they have met each other in Women’s ODI. Their latest win came in the ongoing ICC Women’s World Cup which is being played in England and Wales. Indian Women’s team crushed arch-rivals Pakistan in a lop-sided match by 95 runs to continue their winning run. But, there is no love lost between the arch-rivals. Players have shown respect on and off the field for their opponent.

  • Watch Video: Tragic tale of Jasprit Bumrah’s grandfather will move you to tears

    Jasprit Bumrah is the new kid on the block in the Indian cricket circuit. He is a rising star and currently the No. 2 bowler in the T20I format in the world and also the current most reliable bowler when it comes to death bowling. Bumrah is one of the most feared bowlers in the world cricket because of his high tight line and accuracy. While Bumrah has reached to new heights

  • Shocking! Ex-Bigg Boss contestant Mandana Karimi files domestic violence case against husband

    Mandana Karimi, who was known for her controversial and arrogant behaviour in the Bigg Boss house, has recently filed a domestic violence case against her husband Gaurav Gupta at Andheri magistrate court. The model-actress asked in her petition that she needs maintenance to the extent of Rs 10 lakh per month for her basic needs, necessities and requirements, besides a compensation of Rs 2 crore for the trauma and agony caused,