Free Press Journal
  • Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe Launched At Rs 74.8 Lakh

    German carmaker Mercedes-Benz has launched the AMG-powered GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe at Rs 74.8 lakh (ex-showroom, India). Car enthusiasts across the world know that as soon as the abbreviation “AMG” comes in the mix, the car is ought to bring a smile across a keen driver’s face. It is the third variant in the GLC family and the second coupe-styled SUV from the Stuttgart-based auto giant.

  • ICC Women’s World Cup final: It isn’t going to be easy for England, warns Mithali Raj

    Derby: India skipper Mithali Raj has sounded a warning shot to England ahead of Sunday’s summit clash in the ICC Women’s World Cup, saying the hosts should expect a tough contest from her ever-improving and gritty team. India defeated England by 35 runs in their opening match and the final will be a rematch to decide who lays their hands on the coveted World Cup trophy at Lord’s.

  • BMC vs Malishka: RJ has six new rap songs ready to be released!

    #RJ is trending on Twitter for quite a few days now, because of radio jockey Malishka Mendonsa, who made a spoof video on BMC, mocking them for the sorry state of the roads in Mumbai. Mendonsa has been receiving support on the social media. Mendonsa is currently in New York.

  • Akshay Kumar’s Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is inspired by real life stories of these women

    Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is making news for its unique storyline and controversies. There have been reports stating that the film’s storyline is copied from other films. But, it is now emerging that the film is based on someone else’s life story. The film talks about the sanitary issues in India where people still defecate in the open due to lack of toilet facilities.

  • Confident that India will lift Women’s World Cup, says BCCI

    New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday congratulated the Indian women’s cricket team on their astounding victory against Australia and exuded confidence that the Mithali Raj-led side will emerge out as champions of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017.

  • Mumbai: Powai college molester had flashed at another girl too

    The crime against women in Mumbai has been increasing day by day. Be it molestation or even flashing private parts, shocking instances have been on the rise. In a recent case, a 27-year-old serial molester was arrested. The accused has been identified as Kishore Deodhare, and a resident of Malvani in Malad west. On July 13, Kalpesh apparently has done the same thing at two different places.

  • Karti Chidambaram moves Madras HC, seeks quashing of CBI case against him

    Chennai: Son of former finance minister P. Chidambaram, Karti Chidambaram, has moved the Madras High Court seeking quashing of a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) case against him. Karti’s petition will come up for hearing today. He was summoned by the CBI for questioning today only. Karti confirmed the same by retweeting an article of a news daily informing about the development.

  • Two killed, 55 injured in explosion at shop in China

    Beijing: An explosion today tore through a shop in China’s Zhejiang Province, killing at least two persons and injuring 55, officials said. The explosion took place in the West Lake District in Hangzhou at around 8.40 AM. Billowing flames and strong heat shattered the glass of passing vehicles, including a bus, causing most of the injuries, state-run Xinhua news agency reported. Among the injured, 12 people sustained severe injuries.

  • Qatar changes anti-terror law amid Gulf row

    Doha: Qatar has announced changes to its anti-terror legislation, one of the controversial issues at the core of the crisis between  Doha and its neighbours who accuse it of backing extremists.

  • Lord Shiva

    Sawan Shivratri 2017: Significance, tithi and all you need to know

    Lord Shiva is everyone’s favourite. He is the one who leads a simple life, dances with a free mind, smoke a chillum and loves his followers. The entire month of Shravana is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Devotees observe fast on every Monday in Shravana which is also called ‘Sawan Somvar’ or ‘Shravana Somvar’. Devotees across the country will celebrate Shrawan Shivratri on July 21, 2017. While the one that comes in the month of

  • Here is what Saif Ali Khan said about ‘nepotism’ in his open letter

    In the last two to three weeks, nepotism has become a major topic of discussion in Bollywood. When actress Kangana Ranaut blamed Karan Johar for being flagbearer of nepotism, it created major chaos in B-Town. Since then, people have been watching a war between KJo and Kangana on every news channel.

  • Beaming with pride, Harmanpreet’s mother urges nation to empower daughters

    Moga: As India is celebrating the entry of the national Women Cricket team into the ICC Women’s World Cup final, courtesy Harmanpreet Kaur’s brilliant knock 171 not out off 115 balls, the cricketer’s mother has urged the nation to empower their daughters. Expressing happiness over her daughter’s achievement, Kaur’s mother said the entire family used to enjoy her game and would just stick to the television set to watch her game.

  • When Mars got photobombed by its moon Phobos

    Washington DC: NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has captured Phobos, one of Mars’ two moons, during its orbital trek around the Red Planet.

  • RSS does not support violence: Vaidya on cow vigilantism

    Jammu: Calling for an end to politicisation of incidents of cow vigilantism, the RSS has said it does not support any kind of violence linked to cow protection and has demanded action against those found guilty. RSS’s Akhil Bharatiya Prachar Pramukh Manmohan Vaidya’s remarks came at a time when the opposition is trying to corner the government in Parliament over killings by the so-called cow vigilantes.

  • Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent separatist protests

    Srinagar: Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar on Friday to prevent a separatist called protest shutdown. Srinagar District Magistrate Farooq Ahmad Lone said restrictions under section 144 CrPc were imposed in areas falling under the jurisdiction of seven police stations — Rainawari, Khanyar, Nowhatta, M.R.Gunj, Safa Kadal, Maisuma and Ram Munshibagh.

  • Ajit Doval to visit Beijing for BRICS NSA’s meet on July 27-28

    New Delhi: Amid the ongoing stand-off between India and China over the Doklam issue, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval is set to visit Beijing to attend the BRICS NSA’s meeting on July 27-28.

  • Jerusalem’s Old City on high alert over anticipated riots by Muslim worshippers

    Jerusalem: Jerusalem’s Old City has been deployed with police officers on high alert on Friday morning in anticipation of violent riots by Muslim worshippers over Israel’s installation of metal detectors at the Temple Mount compound. The increased security measures around the holy site were instituted following a terror attack last Friday at the Temple Mount that saw three Arab Israeli gunmen shoot and kill two Israeli police officers.