Free Press Journal
  • Telly actresses share about the significance of Janmashtami in their life

    Janmashtami, is the birthday of lord Krishna which is celebrated with great enthusiasm all over the country. It is believed that lord Vishnu reincarnated in the form of lord Krishna on the auspicious day of Janmashtami. The historical background of the birth of lord Krishna depicts the significance of this Hindu festival. Lord Krishna was born at midnight on the eighth day of Hindu lunar month. Telly actresses celebrate Lord Krishna’s Birthday

  • Third Test: India win toss, opt to bat vs Sri Lanka

    Kandy: India won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final cricket Test against Sri Lanka here on Saturday. The visitors already 2-0 up in the series, brought in chinaman Kuldeep Yadav in place of all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja, who was banned for one match for breach of conduct.

  • Live Scores, match updates, commentary: India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 1 at Pallekele

    India, the numero uno side in Test cricket will aim for a whitewash when they take on Sri Lanka in the third Test at Pallekele. Indian team has played well as a unit and would like to carry the momentum in the third Test and hope that rain doesn’t play spoil sport. India would be without Ravindra Jadeja, who is serving a suspension and Kuldeep Yadav will most likely to take place of Saurashtra

  • Donald Trump warns N.Korea against making ‘overt’ threats

    Washington, US President Donald Trump has warned North Korean leader Kim Jong-un that he “will truly regret” if he issues an overt threat or attacks Guam or any ally of Washington, the media reported. “This man will not get away with what he is doing,” Trump told reporters on Friday at his Bedminster, New Jersey, golf club.

  • Mumbai, rape case, veteran actress files rape case, businessman, juhu police station

    Mumbai: Minor raped, now 27-week pregnant; accused arrested

    Mumbai: The Charkop police have arrested a 24-year-old man for raping a minor girl, who is now 27 weeks pregnant. The pregnancy of minor came to light after she underwent obesity tests. After learning the medical report, her mother registered First Information Report (FIR) at Charkop police station and subsequently Ravichandran Pereira was arrested.

  • CUTE! Salma Hayek babysits Ryan Reynolds’ daughter

    Los Angeles: Actor Ryan Reynolds invited his “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” co-star Salma Hayek for dinner at his home, but the actress ended up babysitting his 10 months old daughter Ines. She even made food herself.

  • Typewriters set to bid adieu to Maharashtra

    Mumbai: Typewriter, the prime tool in government offices before the arrival of computers, is all set to become part of history in Maharashtra. The state council of examinations is holding the last examination of the manual typewriting on Saturday, setting aside the objection from the typewriting training centres that still lure aspirants across the state.

  • Here is why Jacqueline Fernandez thinks that SRK is the perfect Gentleman

    Shah Rukh Khan’s equation with the ladies is unparalleled. The way he treats womenfolk with care and courtesy is praiseworthy and all his co-stars vouch for it. Not just actresses, even unit members, journalists and all those who have interacted with Shah Rukh Khan have only words of praises for him.

  • Woman killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

    Jammu, A woman was killed on Saturday in firing by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, police said.

  • Ujjain: BJP’s meeting held ahead of Independence Day

    Ujjain: General meeting of district Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was conducted in the presence of veteran leaders Babulal Jain and Diwakar Natu at its party office on Friday. The upcoming Independence Day programme was finalized in the meeting. The party will also conduct a 7 day acupressure camp at its office from Saturday.

  • Ujjain: Local farmer donates land to government college

    Ujjain: Heeding collector Sanket Bhondve’s and energy minister Paras Jain’s suggestion, a farmer Pratap Singh, has donated a stretch of land from Radharaman and Gopeshwar Mahadev temples for the road leading to Government Kalidas Girls’ college, currently under construction.

  • Ujjain: UMC recommences bus services

    Ujjain: Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) recommenced city bus services on Friday. Mayor Meena Jonwal flagged off buses and restarted bus services on some routes of the city. Buses were equipped with speed governance devices and fitness certificates.

  • Ujjain: High alert in railway stations after bomb threat

    Ujjain: Railway Protection Force (RPF) and Government Railway Police (GRP) have beefed up security and are conducting extensive checks in railway stations here, following an anonymous phone call threatening to blast Sawai Madhopur, on Thursday, Ujjain RPF, TI Harsh Chouhan stated.

  • Mumbai: Three held for looting woman

    Mumbai: One 24-year-old woman and her two male accomplices have been arrested by Kasturba Marg police for robbing of senior citizen lady of Bandra on August 3. The accused have been identified as Uma Subhash Chitre alias Gudiya, Mahesh alias Bhannat Amarsingh Chouhan and Anil Amarsingh Chouhan.

  • Indore: Two member panel to probe excise scam: Malaiyya

    Indore: State finance minister Jayant Malaiyya on Friday said that the state government has constituted a two-member panel, comprising state excise commissioner and joint director, finance, to probe into the excise scam.

  • Competitors ganged up against us, Jio tells Bombay High Court

    Mumbai: The Reliance Jio on Friday informed the Bombay High Court that it has been a victim of the ‘ganging up’ by other competitors like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea. The mobile service provider claimed that Airtel, Vodafone and Idea had together ganged up to block Jio’s entry in the telecommunication industry.

  • Indore: Five of family including two kids killed in tragic accident

    Indore: Five members of a family from city, including two children were killed in a head-on collision between their car and an oil tanker near Jodhpur, Rajasthan on Friday early morning. The family was heading towards Ramdevra when the accident happened at around 6.30 am near Balesar in Rajasthan.

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    Mumbai: BMC failed to spend budget allocation for disabled, alleges Kadu

    Mumbai: Independent MLA from Achalpur Bacchu Kadu on Friday meets BMC Additional Municipal Commissioner (AMC) Sanjay Mukherjee regarding non-utilisation of funds allotted for disabled citizens in civic budget. He alleged that BMC has failed to use the reserved money. Kadu along with his party members gave twenty-day deadline to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials to chart out proper plans for the expenditure of three per cent budget.