Free Press Journal
  • Is Lalu Prasad Yadav responsible for the break up of ‘Mahagathbandhan’?

    The Mahagathbandhan comprising of Rashtriya Janata Dal, Janata Dal (United) and Congress in November 2015 decided to come together to stop the Modi juggernaut. The grand alliance against all odds and expectations won the mandate from the people of Bihar and bagged 178 seats out of 243 seats in the Bihar assembly. The recent development of Nitish Kumar breaking up the alliance and going with Bharatiya Janata Party to form the government comes as

  • Drug racket: Telugu actor Ravi Teja appears before SIT

    Hyderabad: Popular Telugu film actor Ravi Teja today appeared before the Telangana Prohibition and Excise Department’s special investigation team (SIT) in connection with a high-end online drug racket busted by it.

  • India bowls out Sri Lanka cheaply for 291 in the first innings at Galle

    Galle: Sri Lanka were all out for 291 in reply to India’s first innings score of 600 on day 3 of the opening cricket Test here today. In the post-lunch session, Lahiru Kumara (2) was cleaned up by Ravindra Jadeja as Sri Lanka’s innings came to an end as they are one man short, following the thumb injury of  Asela Gunaratne, who was ruled out of the series on day 1.

  • UPSC Civil Services results 2017 announced today at upse.gov.in, How to check?

    UPSC has announced the result of civil services preliminary examination at upse.gov.in. The results was published in on July 27 night. The examination was held on June 18. This year the candidates have found the paper tougher as there were questions on Goods and Service Tax (GST), Benami transactions and schemes run by the Indian government.

  • Patna High Court admits pleas against new Nitish government

    Patna, The Patna High Court on Friday admitted two petitions challenging the formation of a new government by Nitish Kumar’s JD-U along with the BJP.  The development comes as the assembly met for a special session for the floor test of the new government. The court has, however, not fixed a date for hearing the two petitions that were filed on Thursday, a lawyer of the RJD said.

  • Two more Gujarat Congress MLAs resign

    Gandhinagar: Two more Gujarat Congress MLAs quit the party on Friday, a day after three legislators resigned from the party and joined the BJP.

  • Pictures: PM Modi meets women’s cricket team, lauds them for their brilliant World Cup campaign

    It was a hectic day for the Indian women’s cricket team. First Mithali Raj and Co attended a reception at New Delhi, then the players committed to their media obligations. But the biggest occasion of the day was a scheduled meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PM Modi met the women’s cricket team after their return from a brilliant Women’s World Cup campaign. PM said he was happy to interact with the

  • Mumbai: Man, who molested 20 women during morning-evening walks arrested near Khar

    The molestation cases has been on rise for quite some time in island city, on Thursday the Mumbai crime branch arrested 28-year-old man, who was an accused of molesting at least 20 women in Bandra-Khar region last month. The accused Jibran Safi Sayyed, a resident of Bandra (East), he is married and used to work in a garments business. He can be responsible for rise in molestation cases in that area. According

  • In Pictures: B-town attends Indu Sarkar’ special screening in Mumbai

    Madhur Bhandarkar who has interesting films like ‘Chandni Bar’, ‘Page 3’, ‘Traffic Signal’, ‘Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji’ and ‘Heroine’ to his credit uses the 1975-77 Emergency period in India for his latest flick. Having bagged the National Film Awards for Best Feature Film and Best Director for Page 3 and Traffic Signal, Bhandarkar captures the struggle and violence that people were subjected to during the period that lasted for 21 months. Featuring Neil

  • Is the Dhanush-Kajol starrer VIP 2 a remake of Raj Kanwar’s Laadla?

    The arrogant ruthless ballsy female entrepreneurial tycoon and her gutsy male employee who takes her on – that’s the basic blueprint of VIP 2, the Tamil film featuring Dhanush and Kajol directed by Soundarya Rajinikanth, now being force-streamed into Hindi to cash in on Kajol’s presence in the cast.

  • RJD MLAs protest against Nitish outside Bihar assembly

    Patna, RJD legislators staged protests outside the Bihar assembly on Friday ahead of the floor test of the Nitish Kumar government and described him as the “Chief Minister of the Sangh”.  Nitish Kumar along with the BJP formed the new government on Thursday after dumping the RJD-Congress’ Grand Alliance on Wednesday.

  • Panamagate verdict: Pakistan Supreme Court to decide Nawaz Sharif’s fate today

    Islamabad: A five-judge bench of Pakistan Supreme Court is set to announce the verdict in the Panama Papers case on Friday, thereby deciding the fate of a thrice-elected Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The bench headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa will announce the historic verdict. Khosa in April 20 judgement declared Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ‘disqualified’ for not being honest to the nation. He had also directed the Election Commission of Pakistan