Free Press Journal
  • Over 100 slum dwellers protest at SRA office wearing Modi masks

    Mumbai: Over 100 slum dwellers of Prem Nagar at Vile Parle on Wednesday held a protest at the Slum Rehabilitation Authority’s (SRA) office, Bandra. The protesters wore masks resembling Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • Man who saved Mahatma Gandhi passes away

    Mumbai: Bhiku Daji Bhilare, who was claimed to have saved Mahatma Gandhi from being killed by Nathuram Godse in 1944, passed away today after a brief illness.

  • Now, Mathrubhumi TV announces ‘menstrual leave’

    Kochi: The Mathrubhumi Group, a media conglomerate, on Wednesday announced an extra monthly leave to its women staff on the first day of their menstruation period after a similar leave policy was announced by Culture Machine, a Mumbai-based media company.

  • Ben Affleck exits ‘Triple Frontier’ movie

    Hollywood star Ben Affleck has decided to drop out of Netflix film “Triple Frontier”, to be directed by JC Chandor. Affleck, 44, is going to take some time to focus on his wellness and his family, reported Variety.

  • Prachi Desai is a Nawaz fan

    Prachi Desai, who has shared screen space with Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the forthcoming short film “Carbon”, considers herself to be a huge fan of the National Award winning actor. “I am a huge fan of Nawazuddin, and I believe he is one of the best actors ever. It’s great that we collaborated for something so meaningful,” Prachi said.

  • CBI summons Karti Chidambaram in corruption case

    New Delhi: The CBI on Wednesday issued summons to Karti Chidambaram, the son of former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, in its ongoing probe against him in a corruption case, an official said.

  • Ash to attend Indian Film Festival in Melbourne

    Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be a special guest at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2017. The 43-year-old star will attend the opening weekend of this year’s festival, which runs from August 10-22 and also hoist the Indian national flag at the iconic Federation Square building on August 12 to mark the 70th Indian Independence Day celebrations.

  • ICC Test Rankings: Rangana Herath replaces Ashwin at second spot

    Dubai: Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath has replaced Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin at the second spot in the latest ICC Rankings for Test Bowlers after grabbing his eighth 10-wicket match haul and helping his side win the one-off Test against Zimbabwe in Colombo by four wickets on Tuesday.

  • OMG! Now Arjun Kapoor jumps into the nepotism debate

    The nepotism controversy has once again grabbed eyeballs. It all started in March earlier this year when Kangna Ranaut appeared on Karan Johar’s popular chat show, ‘Koffee With Karan’. The actress, during the rapid fire round, jokingly commented that Karan is the ‘flag bearer of nepotism.’ Karan, after a few weeks, made his displeasure clear with Kangna’s statements and also added that he’s done with the actress playing the victim card. Kangna

  • Sonam and Anushka stun in their perfect moment in New York, See photo

    B-town is infamous for its rivalries with the co-stars but this new age of actors have changed that. They share a healthy competition but also support and appreciate each other’s work. Recent B-town buddies include Anushka Sharma and Sonam Kapoor who are also starring in Sanjay Dutt biopic.

  • Come up with better arrangement for peace: US to India, China

    Washington: India and China should work together to come up with “some better sort of arrangement” for peace, the US said today, expressing concern over the standoff between their troops in the Sikkim sector.

  • Shastris, Kumbles will come and go; fabric of Indian cricket will remain, says Head coach

    Mumbai: Former cricketer Ravi Shastri, who has been recently appointed as head coach of the Indian cricket team, on Wednesday insisted that coaches like him and Anil Kumble will come and go and that it is the team who should be credited for their exceedingly well performance in last three years.

  • Rohit Shetty denies approaching Prabhas for his next

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rohit Shetty has refuted reports that he will be teaming up with “Baahubali” star Prabhas for his next movie. There were rumours that Rohit was keen to make a Hindi film with Prabhas, which would be the Telugu star’s Bollywood debut.