Free Press Journal
  • Video: Sridevi breaks down while talking about Mom co-stars Adnan Siddiqui and Sajal Ali

    Just yesterday, we saw the release of the highly emotional thriller ‘Mom’. Starring Sridevi, Akshaye Khanna, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Adnan Siddiqui and Sajal Ali, the film opened to positive feedback from both the audiences and critics alike. Though the film featured a rather dark undertone, director Ravi Udyawar seems to have done a brilliant job of telling a thrilling story.

  • 5 TV actors who have been jailed for their miscellaneous deeds

    Recently, telly actor Alka Kaushal, who was seen in Qubool Hai, KumKum- Ek Pyaara Sa Bandhan and also played the role of Kareena Kapoor’s mother in Salman Khan starrer Bajrangi Bhaijaan has been jailed for two years in a cheque bouncing case by a lower court. Reportedly, the actress and her mother has borrowed Rs 50 lakh from Avtar Singh, a resident of Langrian village, to make a serial, but did

  • ‘Jagga Jasoos’ is a very original film: Ranbir Kapoor

    New Delhi: Many have pointed out similarities between “Jagga Jasoos” and Tintin but the film’s star Ranbir Kapoor refuted such claims, saying the upcoming movie is an original story.

  • 3 killed, 11 injured in blast in Pakistan

    Karachi: A senior Pakistani police official was among three persons killed today in a suicide attack on a police vehicle that also left 11 others injured in the country’s restive Balochistan province, according to a media report.

  • Delhi court goes easy on reckless driver who took injured to doctor

    New Delhi: A man’s act of taking two injured persons to a doctor has earned him the leniency of a Delhi court which set aside the two-month jail term awarded to him for endangering the life of others by rash driving. The court, while releasing Gramin Sewa driver Pradeep Tanwar, 47, on probation for one year, said he deserved an opportunity to reform himself as the judicial system is based upon reformative

  • ‘Unfortunate for mother to move court to seek relief from son’

    New Delhi: It’s unfortunate that a widow had to knock the doors of the court against her son and daughter-in-law, a city court said while dismissing a man’s plea opposing the payment of monthly maintenance to his mother.

  • Two years of ‘Bahubali’: Lessons its success taught the industry

    Chennai: It’s been two years since the release of the first part of S.S. Rajamouli’s “Bahubali” franchise and there is so much to learn from its success, feel the next-gen filmmakers such as Chandoo Mondeti, Nag Ashwin and Sankalp Reddy.

  • Infiltration bid foiled, three militants killed

    Srinagar: Three militants were killed today as the Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Naugam sector of north Kashmir.

  • Happy Birthday Sunil Gavaskar: Wishes pour in for little master

    Former Indian captain and India’s original ‘little master’ Sunil Gavaskar turns 68 today. Gavaskar played the game hard and fair and earned respect from opposition. Sunny scored over 10,000 runs in Test cricket and hit 34 hundreds, and he did all that by facing fiery West Indian quicks, who used to terrify other batsmen around the world, but Gavaskar not only took them on but also proved his mettle and didn’t wear a helmet

  • Wimbledon 2017: 4 must-watch matches today

    With Wimbledon, most of the things are down to tradition which puts it apart from the rest of the three Grand Slam tournaments in the year. It could be the all-white playing attire, blue and purple theme, strawberries and cream, the Royal box, the queuing and the tents outside SW19. Besides them, another aspect that puts Wimbledon apart is the tradition of not playing on the first Sunday. With a day’s break

  • Sumita Sanyal: 5 unknown facts about the ‘Anand’ actor

    Yesterday, veteran actress Sumita Sanyal passed away at the age of 71. The actress took her last breath at her Kolkata residence at Deshapriyo Park. She had predominately worked in Bengali films and did a few Hindi films like Anand, Guddi, Mili, and others. However, despite working in such big Bollywood films, the actress was relatively unknown to the current generation. Hence, we bring you five unknown facts about the actress,

  • Control-Alt-Delete: 6 Bollywood actors whose roles were cut from films

    We have seen many superhit Bollywood films being presented beautifully on the silver screen. But, do you know what exactly happens behind the scenes. While many actors reject films or get replaced, there have also been instances when actors work hard for movies, only for the filmmaker to cut off scenes on the editing table. With Govinda being the latest casualty, we take a look at actors whose scenes have been chopped

  • In 5 years, 277% rise in rape cases reported in Delhi

    The number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years, registering an increase of 277 per cent from 572 in 2011 to 2,155 in 2016, according to data released recently by the Delhi Police.

  • Mumbai railway stations name changes: Are we renaming history?

    The Shiv Sena’s idea of renaming the railway stations is finally taking pace. Few days back Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus became Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus and Elphinstone Road station Prabhadevi. But this won’t end here. Already, there are name change suggestion for other stations as well.

  • Jharkhand may move anti-conversion bill in monsoon session

    Ranchi:  The Jharkhand government is likely to move an anti-conversion bill in the upcoming monsoon session of the state assembly, which starts in August. According to sources, the state government has directed the officials to prepare the draft legislation.