Free Press Journal
  • Venus Williams was driving ‘lawfully’ at time of fatal crash, says police

    Miami, New evidence shows Venus Williams was driving “lawfully” when she was involved in a deadly car crash that sparked a lawsuit against the tennis star, police in Florida said Friday. An initial police report on the June 9 crash in Palm Beach Gardens described Williams as being “at fault” in the incident.

  • OMG! Disha Patani looks sizzling HOT in her latest photo shoot

    Actress Disha Patani who was last seen in the film Kung Fu Yoga that featured Chinese martial arts superstar Jackie Chan and our very own Sonu Sood seems to be setting social media afire with her sizzling hot posts. Well, Disha who after quite a gap since her last Bollywood outing in 2016 in the form of M. S. Dhoni – The Untold Story finally signed on to feature in Baaghi 2,

  • Malala Yousafzai debuts on Twitter

    New Delhi: Malala Yousafzai, a renowned women’s rights activist yesterday joined micro-blogging-site Twitter. The 19-year-old sent out her first tweet yesterday morning. Pakistan’s Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala has spent years fighting for girls around the world to get to go to school and now she is a high school graduate.

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    Guru Purnima 2017: Wishes and greetings to send on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

    Guru Purnima is an auspicious day dedicated to gurus and has an immense significance for Hindus, Buddhists and Jains. The day is celebrated with much fervour not only in India but also in Nepal. On this day, people pay respect and express their gratitude towards their gurus. The day is celebrated on the full moon day i.e. Purnima in the month of Ashadh (June-July). Hindus celebrate the day in remembrance of sage

  • Delhi: Birthday girl, three other family members die in fire due to short circuit

    New Delhi, When the Verma family organised a birthday party for 12-year-old Harshu on Thursday, they had no inkling that it would be the last for her and some of them. The girl, her brother, their father and grandfather are dead while her mother was badly burnt as fire swept their home here shortly after the celebrations. The incident occurred in Dilshad colony under Seemapuri area of east Delhi early on Friday.

  • Kagiso Rabada gets one-Test suspension for misconduct

    London: South African pacer Kagiso Rabada has been suspended for next week’s second Test against England at Trent Bridge for breaching ICC’s ‘Code of Conduct’ during the opening day’s play of first Test. Rabada has accumulated four demerit points within a 24- month period following his latest breach for which he received a 15 per cent fine and one demerit point. During the opening day’s play in the Lord’s Test against England on Thursday,

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    Two held with 2.53 lakh fake currency notes in Poonch

    Jammu: Two persons were arrested today and fake currency notes having face value of Rs 2.53 lakh recovered from them in the border district of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir, police said. On a specific information, Jammu and Kashmir Police Special Operation group (SoG) intercepted two persons at a checkpoint for frisking at the bus stand in Surankote town in the district, a senior Police officer said.

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    No incident occurred involving CM Devendra Fadnavis’ chopper: Maha CM’s office

    Mumbai, The office of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today denied occurrence of any incident involving his chopper in which he was said to have escaped unhurt. An official earlier had claimed that Fadnavis today escaped unhurt in a freak incident in which his helicopter lifted off and tilted over him even as he waited near its door to board it on his way back to Mumbai from Raigad.

  • Anand Mahindra apologises over techie’s firing as audio clip goes viral

    New Delhi: Mahindra Groups’s Chairman Anand Mahindra today tendered a public apology over the manner in which an employee of Tech Mahindra was asked to quit.   Tech Mahindra top brass also apologised after an audio clip went viral, which purportedly involved a conversation of an HR executive of the company asking an employee to put in his papers by next morning, as part of corporate decision.

  • Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh to debut as singer with composer Mithoon

    New Delhi: Indian Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh is all set to make a debut on a different pitch. Veteran Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh will team up with composer Mithoon for a single. The song will celebrate the contribution of real life heroes who have strived towards the welfare of the nation.

  • US bombers fly over South China Sea

    Washington, Two US B-1 bombers flew over disputed waters in the East and South China Seas, conducting a joint military operation with Japanese fighter jets, the media reported.

  • Bhopal: GST impact Many shoppers find rise in prices

    Bhopal: To replace a complicated mix of state and federal taxes, the government introduced a single goods and services tax (GST) across the country from midnight of June 30. One week of GST regime has passed. Some supermarkets are yet to implement GST while government-owned supermarkets in the city are closed from July 1 till now to make it GST-compliant.

  • Bhopal: Medicine shop owners give thumbs up to GST

    Bhopal: GST has not significantly impacted prices of medicines in the city. Retailers are confused but wholesalers are game. They say there are teething problems but those would get resolved gradually. They also claim that more transparent accounting procedures under the new tax regime would make pushing fake or adulterated medicines into the market difficult.

  • Last rites performed on roadside in Pune

    Pune, The last rites of a 33-year-old man were today performed on the roadside in Hinjewadi-Maan MIDC area here with some locals alleging they do not not have a proper cremation ground. The last rites of Parmeshwar Gaware, a resident of Gawarewadi, a small hamlet near Rajiv Gandhi IT Park, were performed on the roadside.

  • Bhopal: Stick to safety rules in building construction: Minister

    Bhopal: PWD minister Rampal Singh has called upon the companies engaged in building construction to ensure that the norms related to health and security were strictly adhered to. This would enhance the capabilities of the people working in the building construction industry and benefit people too, he said.

  • Bhopal: CM discusses administrative reshuffle

    Bhopal: CM Shivraj Singh discussed the proposed administrative reshuffle of IAS officers at the rest house of Water Resources Department at Kerwan Dam on Friday.