Free Press Journal
  • Sundar Singh Gurjar strikes gold at World Para Athletic C’ships

    New Delhi: India’s Sundar Singh Gurjar made the country proud on Friday when he bagged gold medal in men’s javelin throw event in the opening night of the World Para Athletic Championships in London.

  • Mumbai: Banker held for taking women’s pictures on train, sharing them on WhatsApp

    A banker has been arrested for allegedly clicking pictures of two women on a local train. According to the police, the complainant, a 26-year-old lawyer, caught the accused sharing photos of her and another passenger on a WhatsApp group. Interestingly, after a case was registered, she then posted an image of the FIR on the same group as a warning to its members, some of who passed lewd comments about her.

  • Dia Mirza feted with Valerian of Environmental Issues

    Mumbai: Actress Dia Mirza, who has been awarded Valerian of Environmental Issues by the makers of the film “Valerian and The City of a Thousand Planets”, says she is grateful for being acknowledged for doing her bit.

  • IIFA Awards 2017: A.R. Rahman gets encore on Tamil song in New York

    New York: It was an encore all the way for A.R. Rahman as he performed the original Tamil version of his “Urvasi Urvasi” chartbuster for the IIFA Rocks audience here as he celebrated his 25-year journey in the Indian film industry with a two-hour concert.

  • India’s World Cup 2011 heroes rubbish Arjuna Ranatunga allegations

    New Delhi: India’s World Cup heroes found former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga’s demand for an inquiry into 2011 final as “outrageous”. India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets to win their second World Cup title in 50-over cricket.

  • DDCA defamation case: Delhi Court adjourns case against Kejriwal till Sept 16

    New Delhi: The Tis Hazari court on Saturday adjourned the defamation case filed against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and District Cricket Association (DDCA) and cricketer-turned-politician Chetan Chauhan for allegedly trying to tarnish the image of the cricketing body. The case has been adjourned till September 16.

  • Now make, share GIFs with Facebook camera

    San Francisco: Facebook has quietly rolled out a new feature that allows users to make short “GIFs” using the in-app camera. The GIF could be customised using several frames and filters and shared on Facebook, Engadget reported on Saturday.

  • Kashmir cop arrested on suspicion of aiding Amarnath attack

    Srinagar: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing Monday’s Amarnath Yatra terror attack has arrested a local policeman on suspicion of aiding terrorists strike the bus on July 10, killing seven pilgrims.

  • Pak accuses India’s RAW of targeting CPEC via Afghanistan

    Karachi: A senior Pakistan army official has accused Indian’s external intelligence agency – The Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) — of targeting the China–Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) from Afghanistan.

  • DMX faces 40 years in jail

    Los Angeles: Rapper DMX, also known as Earl Simmons, will be facing 40-years in jail for “engaging in a multi-year scheme to conceal millions of dollars of income from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)”, the Department of Justice said.

  • US House imposes conditions for defence funding to Pakistan

    Washington: The US House of Representatives has voted for three legislative amendments to impose tougher conditions for reimbursement of defence funding to Pakistan, making it conditional to Islamabad showing satisfactory progress in the fight against terrorism.

  • Nani announces his next two projects

    Chennai: Actor Nani, basking in the success of his latest outing “Ninnu Kori”, on Saturday revealed that his next two Telugu projects will be “MCA” and “Krishnarjuna Yudham”.

  • Over 3,300 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

    Jammu: A fresh batch of over 3,300 pilgrims on Saturday left here for the Kashmir Valley to perform the annual Amarnath Yatra, an official said.

  • Wimbledon 2017: Marin Cilic stands between Roger Federer and history

    It’s the same old story at Wimbledon again. Switzerland’s favourite son and fifth ranked Roger Federer is again in the finals of the Wimbledon. Federer defeated Czech player Tomas Berdych 7-6(4) 7-6(4) 6-4 and now has reached his 11th Wimbledon finals. Federer’s opponent Marin Cilic of Croatia won against American Sam Querrey 6-7 (6), 6-4, 7-6 (3), 7-5 Friday on Centre Court. Cilic will now face master of grass court, Roger Federer.

  • Explosive in Uttar Pradesh assembly: NIA begins probe

    Lucknow: The National Investigative Agency (NIA) on Saturday began a probe into the discovery of high-grade PETN explosive inside the Uttar Pradesh assembly, an official said.

  • WATCH: Priyanka Chopra is all about thumkas while dancing on Ranbir Kapoor’s ‘Galti Se Mistake’

    Priyanka Chopra is back in the bay for a few days to promote her next Marathi production, ‘Kaay Re Rascalaa’. As the promotions continue, the actress is majorly missing her Bollywood roots. During the promotions at a local movie theatre, Ranbir Kapoor’s newly released Jagga Jasoos’ ‘Galti Se Mistake’ was playing in one of the theatres. Priyanka, who has worked with Ranbir in two movies before, could not stop herself from grooving.