Free Press Journal
  • 103-yr-old widow ties rakhi to PM Modi

    New Delhi : Sharbati Devi, a 103-year-old widow, tied rakhi on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s wrist on this auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan.

  • Five terrorist killed in Machil sector of J&K

    Machil (Jammu and Kashmir): Indian Army on Monday foiled an infiltration bid and gunned down five terrorist in Machil sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

  • ‘Baadshaho’ trailer is out: Ajay and Emraan’s powerful dialogues and one liner will blow your mind

    Trailer of upcoming movie ‘Baadshaho’ is out and it is badass, the trailer looks convincing and it is filled with action, powerful dialogues, romance and much more to make it look like a perfectly entertaining one. With ‘Baadshaho’, the team of Ajay, Emraan and filmmaker Milan Luthria will return to the silver screen after a gap of seven years since the release of ‘Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai’.  The film has

  • Ghaghara swells, floods 35 villages in Bahraich,2 children die

    Bahraich: Two children have died in the last two days and about 650 people from 32 village panchayats in three tehsils have been evacuated after river Ghaghara inundated a large part of the district, officials said today.

  • Sujoy Ghosh is excited about helming telefilms

    “Kahaani” director Sujoy Ghosh is excited about his line-up of three short features that he is doing for television. He says they are aimed at the new age audience. The telefilms will be full of unanticipated turns and twists, which is a signature to Ghosh’s style of filmmaking. These will be aired during the festive season later this year.

  • Chris Pratt, Anna Faris part ways

    Anna Faris and Chris Pratt today announced that they are parting ways after eight years of marriage. In a joint statement, they uploaded on their respective social media accounts, the actors wrote that they are legally separating and requested for privacy. “Anna and I are sad to announce we are legally separating. We tried hard for a long time, and we’re really disappointed. Our son has two parents who love him very

  • Nandita Das is against film censorship

    Actor-director Nandita Das says the society will not move forward if the kind of policing done by a body like the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) continues.Nandita had faced problems from the censor board for her film “Firaaq”. Of late, the CBFC has been in news for ordering 48 cuts in Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s “Babumoshai Bandookbaaz”.

  • Big B says no to 75th birthday celebrations

    Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who will turn 75 in October, says he won’t allow, acknowledge or endorse any celebration for his milestone birthday.Amitabh will turn a year older on October 11.

  • Always wanted to be a part of true stories, says Diana Penty

    Diana Penty will be next seen in “Lucknow Central”, which is inspired by a true story, and the actor says she likes being part of films that are based on real-life incidents. Set against the backdrop of a jail, “Lucknow Central” features Farhan Akhtar as a prisoner who forms a band along with other jail inmates.

  • Mumbai BEST strike create chaos; Not so happy Raksha Bandhan for commuters

    Over 3,500 buses of Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) Undertaking went off the roads here after its workers’ union went on a strike to press for their demands, including timely payment of salaries. Nearly 36,000 BEST employees went on the strike since midnight, putting the citizens to inconvenience as ‘Raksha Bandhan’ is being celebrated today. The BEST operates around 3,700 buses on 483 routes, ferrying over 30 lakh passengers every day.

  • BCCI’s legal team to study order, Kerala CA backs Sreesanth

    New Delhi: The BCCI today said it will adopt a wait-and-watch policy on pacer S Sreesanth, whose life ban was lifted by the Kerala High Court, even as the cricketer’s state association welcomed the reprieve.

  • Karnataka minister D K Shivakumar appears before IT department

    Bengaluru: Karnataka minister D K Shivakumar today appeared before the Income Tax department officials at the IT office here in connection with the raids conducted at various properties linked to him last week.

  • Picture: Tiger Shroff, Disha Patani begin preparation for Baaghi 2

    After Baaghi, Tiger Shroff is all set to shoot the sequel of his action flick. Titled ‘Baaghi 2’, the film will star Disha Patani opposite Tiger Shroff in the leading role. As the sequel has been in the news for a while, it has been learned the preparation for the film has finally begun.

  • Japan says ‘many concerns’ over Osprey flight after crash

    Tokyo: Japan’s new defence minister today told the US military of his “many concerns” after it flew an Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft in the country following a weekend crash off Australia, the defence ministry said.