Free Press Journal
  • Over 200 BJP youth activists on Tiranga yatra held in Kashmir

    Srinagar: Over 200 activists of BJP’s youth wing, who were on a ‘Tiranga yatra’ to hoist the national flag at the Lal Chowk here, have been detained as a precautionary measure, the police said today.

  • Janmashtami celebrations gets freedom flavour in Mathura

    Mathura: Janmashtami celebrations this year have a distinct freedom flavour, with some Sri Krishna idols attired in colours of the national flag and tricolour “burfies” distributed as Prasad here.

  • ‘Deadpool 2’ stunt person dead after on-set accident

    Vancouver: A female stunt person has died while performing a motorcycle stunt on the set of “Deadpool 2,” according to a statement from the police here. WorkSafeBC, a statutory agency, which oversees occupational safety in the province, and The Coroners Service of British Columbia are leading the investigation, police said, reports

  • China ‘won’t be silent’ if US harms bilateral trade ties

    Beijing : China on Tuesday expressed ‘grave concerns’ over US President Donald Trump’s move to review Beijing’s alleged trade practices over intellectual properties and warned that it would not sit on its hands if the US’s action inflicts damage on the bilateral trading relationship. The Global Times quoted the China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOC) as saying that China will not sit on its hands “if the US’s action inflicts damages on the

  • Virender Sehwag, Mithali Raj, Anil Kumble wish the nation ‘Happy Independence Day’

    Representing your country, your nation is a matter of pride and something that all athletes look forward to and cherish. There are many athletes who have donned the Indian colors and expressed sheer joy in wins and defeats, let loose with their sorrow and jibulation all to bring laurels for themselves and in turns to the country.

  • Common use items exempt from e-way bill provision under GST

    New Delhi: LPG, kerosene, jewellery and currency are among the common use items that have been exempted from the requirement of obtaining electronic permits for transportation under the GST regime.

  • Death toll in Nepal floods climbs to 91

    Kathmandu: The death toll in rain-triggered floods and landslides in Nepal has climbed to 91 with 38 persons still missing and over six million people affected by natural calamity.

  • From Shah Rukh Khan to Priyanka Chopra, celebrities wish fans on 71st Independence Day

    Mumbai: As the nation celebrates its 71st Independence Day, B-Town too shared its wishes to mark the occasion. From Amitabh Bachchan to Shah Rukh Khan, from Priyanka Chopra to Madhur Bhandarkar — all took to their respective social media to express their pride in being an Indian and wished their friends, fans and followers a Happy Independence Day on Tuesday.

  • MoS status to Lalwani

    Indore: State government has given status of minister of state (MoS) to chairman of Indore Development Authority (IDA), Shankar Lalwani and three others through an order released by General Administration Department. Senior BJP leader Lalwani has also been appointed as chairman of IDA for the second time.

  • Maharashtra celebrates 71st Independence Day with patriotic fervour

    Mumbai: Maharashtra on Tuesday celebrated the 71st Independence Day with patriotic fervor though the commemorations were marred due to heavy rains that lashed some parts of the state including Mumbai and the coastal Konkan region.

  • Ekta Kapoor shares first intriguing look of ‘Bose’ web series

    New Delhi: Ekta Kapoor shocked the world when she announced that she will be collaborating with Hansal Mehta on a new web series based on the life of freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose. And today, she has finally shared the first look of the series with Rajkummar Rao portraying the character of Bose.

  • Rafael Nadal: Returning to No 1 position is very special

    Johannesburg: 15-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal is thrilled to learn that he would return to the number one spot in the ATP Rankings for the first time in three years.