Free Press Journal
  • Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal stroll in Montreal openers

    Montreal: A rejuvenated Roger Federer believes he is still reaping the benefits of his extended break from tennis after a comfortable opening victory at the ATP Montreal Masters gave him his best start to a season since 2006.

  • Mumbai: High Court dismisses NIA plea to charge Areeb Majeed with IS link

    Mumbai: In a major relief to arrested ISIS recruit Areeb Majeed, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday refused to charge him under the provision of being an active member of a banned terrorist outfit. The HC upheld a special National Investigations Agency (NIA) court’s view that had dropped the charge of him being an active member of a banned outfit, invoked against Majeed. A division bench of Justice Ranjit More

  • Feeling of unease among Muslims, ambience of acceptance under threat: Hamid Ansari

    New Delhi: Outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari on Wednesday said there is a feeling of unease and a sense of insecurity among the Muslims in the country, asserting the”ambience of acceptance” is now under threat. Ansari, whose second five-year term as the Vice-Presidentends tomorrow, made these remarks in the backdrop of incidents of intolerance and cow vigilantism and comments made by some saffron leaders regarding the minority community.

  • Sensex slides further by 160 points; Auto, PSU stocks drag

    Mumbai: Continuing its downward trend, the BSE Sensex fell over 160 points and the NSE Nifty broke below the 9,900-mark in early trade today amid weak global cues. Sentiment remained downbeat due to sustained capital outflows by foreign funds and retail investors on the domestic bourses.

  • OMG! Shahid Kapoor waited for a year for Alia Bhatt. Find out why

    Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are currently one of the most lovely and popular buddies of Bollywood. They have worked together in the films like Shaandaar and Udta Punjab. This buddy duo has gotten many accolades for their respective roles in Udta Punjab. However, despite having good friendship between these two, Alia made Shahid waited for her for a year! Isn’t that unbelievable?

  • PeeCee is ‘Young and Free’ in the sneak peek of her latest single

    New Delhi: Amidst producing regional language films in India and shooting for her Hollywood projects, Priyanka Chopra has taken time out from her busy schedule to work on a new single ‘Young and Free’. She took to Instagram and shared a sneak peek of the single on her social networking handle.

  • Rajkummar Rao, Sushant Singh rajput, Rajkummar rao on walking out of a Sushant Singh rajput starrer, Nitesh Tiwari, Rajkummar Rao's movies, Omerta

    Rajkummar Rao: Learnt dancing by looking at actors

    Mumbai: Actor Rajkummar Rao, who has featured in intense roles in films like “Shahid” and “Trapped”, will be seen dancing for a change in the quirky entertainer “Bareilly Ki Barfi”. He says he learnt it by looking at actors.

  • Early humans lived in Indonesian rainforests 70,000 years ago

    Jakarta: A team of researchers announced on Thursday that early humans were living in the rainforests of Indonesia over 70,000 years ago, 20,000 years before what was previously believed. Researchers from the Australian Centre for Human Evolution (ARCHE) collaborated with an international team on the discovery in the Sumatran rainforest, with the results suggesting that early humans could have migrated to Australia even earlier than expected.

  • Anti-Sikh riot case: Delhi High Court to hear plea against Sajjan Kumar

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday will hear a plea filed against senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar seeking cancellation of bail in regard to 1984 anti-Sikh riot case. On July 19, the Delhi High Court heard Kumar’s plea seeking cancellation of the anticipatory bail granted by the trial court related to killing of three Sikhs in West Delhi area during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. On July 13, a second judge

  • Your daily horoscope- 10 August by Nilikash P. Pradhan

    Aries:- You may have gains from trading activities. You may be able to secure a big contract and may have a journey to a distant place. Romantic relationship will be fine.

  • State Government should step in: Activist on Vijay fans trolling woman journalist

    Chennai: Condemning the online abuse of journalist Dhanya Rajendran by the fans of Tamil actor Vijay, an activist on Thursday asserted that the State Government should step in and ensure that such miscreants are booked so that cases like these do not occur. Speaking to ANI, activist Kishore K Swamy said, “Freedom of expression should be respected and at the same time, when these incidents come up, the state government should step in and

  • 12 Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy

    Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu): As many as 12 Indian fishermen, along with two boats, were apprehended near Delft Island by the Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday early morning. After this incident, the Navy boat allegedly hit another Indian boat causing damage to it. All the fishermen have been taken to the Kankesanthurai Naval camp by the Sri Lankan Navy for interrogation.

  • Ujjain: Security at river banks to be beefed up, CMC holds meeting

    Ujjain: Commissioner of Municipal Corporation (CMC), Dr Vijay Kumar J, conducted a meeting with private swimming groups for ensuring all round safety and security at river banks. Lately, drowning accidents have been reported on regular basis from different ghats of Kshipra, despite the presence of home guards personnel. Visiting devotees become victims of drowning, mostly as they are not aware of the depth of water and also due to absence of warning