Free Press Journal
  • Salman plays himself in Aanand L Rai’s film, confirms Shah Rukh Khan

    Recently, Shah Rukh Khan was seen in a special appearance in Salman Khan’s Eid release Tubelight. Both these superstars have become quite close after their very famous hug in 2013 at Baba Siddiqui’s Iftar party. They have promoted their respective films on social networking websites and SRK even appeared on ‘Bigg Boss 9’, hosted by Salman.

  • Human trafficking a big menace for society: Maharashtra CM

    Mumbai: Human trafficking, especially of children, is a big menace for the society and the Maharashtra government has taken a slew of steps to deal with the issue, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said.

  • I could not preserve most of my films: Mani Ratnam

    Chennai: Veteran director Mani Ratnam has urged the film industry to encourage film preservation and restoration as is absence has led to the loss of many classics. The director, best known for iconic films such as “Nayakan”, “Roja”, “Thalapathi” and “Bombay”, said even he failed to protect his past films.

  • Have started watching love stories because of my daughter: SRK

    Mumbai: He may not be as fond of romantic films as he is of comedy and action but superstar Shah Rukh Khan watches a lot of love stories because of his daughter, Suhana. Shah Rukh said contrary to what some might think, he doesn’t hate the genre.

  • VK Singh to travel Badush to trace 39 missing Indians

    New Delhi: With Iraq assuring all cooperation in tracing the 39 missing Indians, Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh is to travel to Badush near Mosul, which was freed from Islamic State control earlier this month, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday.

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    Dawn of a new era in Bihar: Fadnavis

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today congratulated Nitish Kumar on being sworn in as the chief minister of Bihar, saying a new era has dawned in the north Indian state.

  • 5 Nagas and their prominent roles in Hindu mythology

    Snake worship is a tradition being followed in India since ages and is present in several ancient cultures, where snakes are portrayed as an entity of strength. Due to snakes’ nature of casting its skin, it represents rebirth, death and mortality. Several Hindu temples houses snake idols and images carved on rocks. These idols and images are worshipped with flowers, diyas, milk and incense sticks to gain wealth, fame and knowledge. Several

  • 7 must visit snake temples in India

    The spiritual land of India is home to several temples dedicated to serpents, some of them are renowned all over the world. Snakes have a lot of prominence in the Indian mythology and are worshipped. Hindus worship snakes as God and refer it as Nag Devata. Killing snakes are considered a sin. A puja is performed if a snake is killed accidentally. Here are top 7 snake temples in India.

  • Turkey PM reassures German execs after ‘terror claims’

    Ankara: Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim met with German business executives today to reassure them following a bitter row between Ankara and Berlin that threatened to drag them into a terror funding crackdown. Yildirim held the breakfast meeting in Ankara with the executives, telling them they were valued in Turkey.

  • Get 10 Lakh insurance if you have ATM card! Things you probably did not know!

    ATM cards have made our life easy and more convenient to get cash, but there are more benefits from which a person can get through this ATM. Bank accord insurance to ATM card owners without any fee, yes that is true. Almost all banks whether private or public provide accidental hospitalisation cover or accidental death cover to their customers having an operation bank account.

  • Mumbai: Man poisons five family members; son dead

    Mumbai: A 42-year-old man allegedly poisoned his five family members in Maharashtra’s Satara district, police said today. His son died while the other family members are admitted in hospitals, they said, adding that the man has been arrested.