Free Press Journal
  • Delhi HC imposes Rs 10,000 fine on Arvind Kejriwal in defamation suit

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday imposed a cost of Rs 10,000 on Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal after he failed to file a reply in a second Rs 10 crore defamation suit by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his former lawyer Ram Jethmalani using the word “crook”.

  • Bhushan Steel, Bhushan Power face insolvency action

    New Delhi: The National Company Law Tribunal today allowed banks to initiate insolvency proceedings against Bhushan Steel and another firm, Bhushan Steel and Power.

  • ‘Wonder Woman 2’ gets 2019 release date

    Gal Gadot’s “Wonder Woman 2” will hit the theatres on December 13, 2019. Warner Bros made the announcement on Tuesday, reported Variety. “Wonder Woman,” directed by Patty Jenkins, has been an outsize hit for the studio earning USD 779 worldwide. Warner Bros previously announced an “untitled event film” for December 13, 2019. Gadot will next appear as Diana Prince in November’s “Justice League”, alongside Ben Affleck’s Batman, Jason Momoa’s Aquaman, Ezra Miller’s

  • Leonardo DiCaprio turns producer for space drama series

    National Geographic is ready to go to the moon with Leonardo DiCaprio. The network is joining forces with DiCaprio’s Appian Way Productions banner, as well as with Warner Horizon Scripted Television, to create the scripted sci-fi series ‘The Right Stuff’ based on Tom Wolfe’s best-selling book of the same name.

  • James Cameron, Nat Geo making 20th anniversary documentary on ‘Titanic’

    Director James Cameron is revisiting his 1997 classic “Titanic”. The Oscar-winning director has joined hands with National Geographic for “Titanic: 20th Anniversary”, a one-hour documentary special, reported Entertainment Weekly. “When I wrote the film, and when I set out to direct it, I wanted every detail to be as accurate as I could make it, and every harrowing moment of the ship’s final hours accounted for,” said Cameron in a statement

  • Kaalakaandi actors keep director on his toes

    Mumbai: Director Akshat Verma says the “unpredictable” ensemble cast, including Saif Ali Khan, of his film “Kaalakaandi” keeps him on his toes.

  • ‘I might have chewed Akshay Kumar’s brains’: Bhumi Pednekar

    Hers was the most talked about debut, the number of awards she has won for her first film is a record in itself. This rank outsider has already shaken the industry once, but she is about to do it again with Toilet Ek Prem Katha… Excerpts from the interview.

  • Oppn seeks clarity on whether govt plans to scrap Rs 2K notes

    New Delhi: The Opposition in Rajya Sabha today asked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to clarify whether the government has decided to scrap the newly launched Rs 2,000 note and introduce a Rs 1,000 coin. However, Jaitley who was present in the House did not respond even as the Opposition members insisted for clarification from him on the issue.

  • Vyapam scam accused Praveen Yadav commits suicide in Madhya Pradesh

    Morena: Praveen Yadav, an accused in the Vyapam admission and recruitment scam, allegedly committed suicide at his house in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, the state police said. He was to be presented before the Jabalpur High Court on Thursday.

  • Britain to ban sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040

    London: Britain said today it will outlaw the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040 in a bid to cut air pollution but environmental groups said the proposals did not go far enough.

  • nag panchami

    Nag Panchami 2017: Significance, tithi, serpent gods and all you need to know

    Nag Panchami falls on the fifth day of the moon’s waning in the Lunar Hindu month of Shravan. The festival involves worshipping the serpent god to get rid of bad karma. People worship snake and offer milk on this day. It is believed that offering puja to snakes would reach to the serpent gods. Hence, snakes are worshipped as representatives of gods. People observe fast a day before Nag Panchami which is called as

  • Harmanpreet Kaur: Will try not to fall short of target in 2021 World Cup

    Mumbai: Star all-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur has assured the Indian fans that the team would continue to perform in the same way as they did in the recently concluded ICC Women’s World Cup and will win the prestigious quadrennial global tournament in 2021, slated to be held in New Zealand.

  • Babumoshai Bandookbaaz Barfani song: Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Bidita Bag love it up

    The makers of upcoming crime drama ‘Babumoshai Bandookbaaz’ have released its first song. The song titled ‘Barfani’ is not only blissfully melodious but the music video oozes raw love making. The songs must have been quite earth shattering for Pahlaj Nihalani to watch as one can assume.