Free Press Journal
  • Sanjeev Kumar Birthday Special: 5 of his finest performances

    Veteran actor Sanjeev Kumar is probably the best actor Indian cinema has ever seen. With versatile performances well beyond his age, the actor has etched himself forever in the hearts and minds of cinema lovers all over the world. Ironically, for an actor who had played many elderly roles, he died at young age of 47. Born Harihar Jariwala at Surat in Gujarat, Kumar didn’t just portray but also lived a troubled lifestyle. On

  • Channel anxiety the right way

    Anxiety motivates the mind to accomplish the task on hand and excel to produce high octane stuff, writes Ravi Valluri

  • Methods to Assay the Causes of a Disease

    (i) Aptopadesa (Authoritative Testimony): One who is free of doubts, enmity, fear, arrogance, indignity, self-importance, ignorance and who has gained certainty, complete and practical knowledge of his subject, one who is able to express the subject knowledge for the well-being of humans, such persons are called ‘apta’ or ‘sista’ (authorized or reliable). Caraka says “those who are free from ‘rajas’ and ‘tamas’ (‘rajas’ is the root cause of attachment and aversion, while

  • Guru Dutt’s 92nd birth anniversary: Sister Lalita Lajmi pays heart-warming tribute

    In a gorgeous apartment in Mumbai suburbs, Lalita Lajmi has surrounded herself with quaint artefacts, her gorgeous paintings, and some of her daughter Kalpana Lajmi’s works. You cannot help, but be overawed by the amount of art and artistry confined in the rooms of her house and to think, I am there to discuss her legendary brother whose work has been applauded for decades, especially posthumously. What was it like to be

  • Softwares that help you calculate GST

    CBEC GST: The Central Board of Excise and Customs, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance, Government of India has published an app called the CBEC GST that is available on the Google Play app store. The app was launched earlier this month and taxpayers can readily access a host of GST related information like Migration to GST, FAQs, Draft Rules, Draft Laws, and more through this app.

  • Why mind is the most important part of our body and personality

    Mind is like a theater where all the drama happens 24×7. Whether you enjoy or become upset, it all happens up there. And thus, it becomes the most important part of our body and personality, writes Dr Shrirang Bakhle

  • Paresh Rawal is proud to be politically incorrect

    Versatile actor Paresh Rawal is not just vocal about his choice of films, but also his political view. With the advent of Goods and Services Tax (GST), the film industry is also going through a tax change and has affected the livelihoods of many workers, especially in regional cinema. But Rawal thinks that if the movie industry had put up a united front then they could have convinced the government to change

  • Rithvik Dhanjani back in his comfort zone

    Actor Rithvik Dhanjani has been a popular television personality since he starred in Pavitra Rishta. While his co-star from the serial Sushant Singh Rajput has made his name in Bollywood, Rithvik continued his association with TV and became a household name by hosting and participating in various reality shows. We caught up with the actor for a quick rapid fire as he gears up for a new reality show ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi

  • India aim to dominate Windies in one-off T20

    Kingston (Jamaica) : Riding high after clinching the One-Day International (ODI) series, the Indian team will look to repeat their performance against West Indies in the one-off Twenty20 International (T20I) at Sabina Park here on Sunday.

  • Madras HC dismisses flex board case against TN chief minister

    Madurai : The Madras HC has dismissed a petition seeking to include Cm K Palaniswami as a respondent in a case relating to installation of flex boards during former chief minister M G Ramachandran’s centenary celebrations in the city on June 30.

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    Sanjay Nirupam likely to be replaced in August

    Mumbai : During the ongoing process of the internal elections of the Congress, Sanjay Nirupam, Mumbai wing president, is likely to be changed by the party high command in August. Bhai Jagtap and Baba Siddiqui are aspirants for the post.

  • Chief Justice backs entry of foreign lawyers into India

    New Delhi : Chief Justice of India J.S. Khehar on Saturday supported entry of foreign lawyers into Indian legal sector but said there should be “reciprocity” between two countries.