Free Press Journal
  • Errors result in slow pace of digitisation of land title documents

    Mumbai: The ambitious plan of the Maharashtra government to complete digitisation of land title documents by August 15 has slowed down due to high percentage of errors in data filing, a senior official from the revenue department said. “If you feed the data for 100 land documents, errors are found in at least 30 documents,” the officer said. “The earlier deadline for digitisation of land records in all the 43,943 villages in

  • Shocking! BCCI’s Amitabh Choudhary, Aniruddh Chaudhary’s expenditures cross Rs 1.5 crore

    New Delhi: BCCI Acting Secretary Amitabh Choudhary and Treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhary’s expenses touched a whopping Rs 1.56 crore and Rs 1.71 crore respectively in the financial year (FY) 2015-16, 2016-17 and in three months from April this year, according to details available in a report prepared by the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA).

  • Swara Bhaskar and Jay Bhanushali begin shooting for “The Suicide Company Pvt. Ltd.

    Even though once and still considered a taboo, Suicide and depression are rarely the theme of films in Indian cinema. Depression is alarmingly rising in the youth and adults in India making it a major cause of concern. Depression is usually caused by traumatic experiences, bad relationships, anxiety, and low self-worth; leading to suicide in many cases. Many people suffering from depression are unable to reach out and seek help due to

  • Maruti Suzuki Launches Ciaz S At Rs 9.39 Lakh

    Maruti Suzuki has expanded the Ciaz lineup by adding another trim level. Called the Ciaz S, it is available with both petrol- and diesel-fed engines. While the petrol-powered Ciaz S is priced at Rs 9.39 lakh, the diesel will cost Rs 11.55 lakh (both prices, ex-showroom Delhi). Both the variants are based on the Alpha trims of the standard car. With these prices, the Ciaz S petrol sits above the Alpha manual

  • Watch Video! Now, Balakrishna slaps fan trying to garland him

    South actor-politician Nandamuri Balakrishna, who is famous of for his temper, has been caught on camera planting a hard slap on a fan in public in Andhra Pradesh. In a span of few months, Nandamuri Balakrishna was seen slapping someone. Earlier this year, it happened during his visit to Tirumala temple where he slapped a fan for trying to click a selfie with him. While last month, on the sets of his new

  • Paryushana 2017: All you need to know about the Jain festival of forgiveness

    Paryushana is an eight day Jain festival of reflection and seeking forgiveness for one’s sins. Jainism has two main sects, Svetambara and Digambara. Svetambaras refer the festival as Paryushana which is celebrated for eight days while Digambaras refer it as Daslakshana celebrated for ten days. The festival concludes with the celebration of Kshamavani i.e. forgiveness day. In 2017, the annual festival begins on August 18 and concludes on August 25.

  • Former UP CM Akhilesh Yadav detained on Agra Lucknow Expressway

    Unnao (Uttar Pradesh): Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was detained on the Agra Lucknow Expressway on Thursday. The Chief Minister was on his way to meet ex-MLA and Samajwadi Party leader Pradeep Yadav who was beaten in clash during district panchayat president elections in Auraiya.

  • Farhan Akhtar keen to learn about his roots

    Mumbai: Actor-singer and filmmaker Farhan Akhtar is excited about his visit to Khairabad in Uttar Pradesh, where he is keen to learn about his roots and pay respects to his ancestors.

  • Rights activist Irom Sharmila marries long-time partner

    Kodaikanal (TN): Manipur civil rights activist Irom Sharmila married her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national, under the Special Marriage Act at the Sub-Registrar’s office here this morning.

  • See how Hardik and Krunal Pandya bowled over their father

    They say fast bowlers hunt in pairs. Perhaps, it stands true for brothers as well. However, it was a pleasant pairing for Himanshu Pandya, the proud father of cricketers Hardik Pandya and Krunal, as the Indian cricket team all-rounder gifted him a car following his debut ton against Sri Lanka.

  • Braid-chopping comes to Mumbai, three separate incidents reported

    Mumbai: Incidents of braid-chopping, which have been happening in every corner of the country, have started occurring in Mumbai too, even as reports of three women’s hair being chopped off have come up. In the recent incidents, the braids of two females in the Bhaykhla area of Mumbai and of an 18-year-old girl in the Wadala area were chopped.

  • Italian actress in Indian music video wants to break cultural barriers

    New Delhi: Italian actress Madalina Bellariu Ion has worked in the American TV show “The Young Pope” with actor Jude Law, featured in Hindi film “Dobaara: See Your Evil” and can now be seen in musician Arko Pravo Mukherjee’s music video “Aainda”.

  • Amma canteen to corrupt blunder: Rahul Gandhi and his innumerable goofs-up

    Mumbai: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has done it again. No, we are not talking about another scheme that he/they named after another member of the ‘Gandhi- Nehru’ parivaar. We are talking about goofing up while addressing the crowd and the media.

  • Loved Esha Gupta’s topless pictures? Then, this will surely blow your mind away

    Esha Gupta had given many surprises to her fans by going topless for photoshoots and posting the pictures on her Instagram account. But now, her fans will be in greater shock, to see the actress in beautiful attire. The latest picture of Esha Gupta in which she is looking extremely attractive will make your day.

  • Shah Rukh Khan’s BMW up for sale? Facebook post claims so

    Shah Rukh Khan’s latest movie Jab Harry Met Sejal couldn’t create magic at the box office and was declared as flop. One more news around him is that Shah Rukh Khan is selling his BMW. Yes, the car dealer, who goes by the name of Ashu Boss has posted pictures of the car with registration certificate that has Shah Rukh’s name on it and has SRK’s Mannat residential address.