Free Press Journal
  • Fatwa department chairman welcomes ban on Triple Talaq

    Deoband: In the wake of the Muslim practice of Triple Talaq being declared ‘unconstitutional’ by the Supreme Court, Chairman of the Fatwa Department Arshad Farooqi, while welcoming the same, said the entire community was hoping for the same.

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    Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: Significance, tithi, bhog and all you need to know

    Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated in honor of Lord Ganesha, the younger son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. The festival begins on the fourth day of Hindu lunar-solar calendar month Bhadrapada, which typically falls in the Gregorian month of August or September. Lord Ganesha is considered as the god of wealth, prosperity and good fortune. The festival is celebrated with much fervor in Maharashtra, Goa, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. It is marked with

  • Doklam Standoff: China rejects Rajnath Singh’s hope of early solution

    Beijing: China said today that the only way to end the standoff in Doklam was for India to unconditionally withdraw its troops from the area, a day after Home Minister Rajnath Singh hoped Beijing would soon make a “positive” move.

  • Sarahah: An app that allows you to share ‘honest’ feedback anonymously

    Do you have a secret crush on someone and wish to share your feelings? Or want to tell someone how ambitious or loyal they are? But want to keep your identity secret. Well, there is an app called ‘Sarahah’ that allows you to do that. Yes, the same app that is of late occupying your social media feeds – compliments, confessions and negative feedback – with a blue speech bubble with anonymous messages. Sarahah

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    Mahika Sharma not to celebrate Ganpati for a cause

    Television actress Mahika Sharma has come forward and requested to help lives to recover after being victim to flood. She appealed people to contribute to chief minister’s relief fund for the flood-affected state of Bihar and Assam.

  • Mumbai: MSHRC to get permanent office after 16 years

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission (MSHRC) would soon get its own permanent office. Since it was formed 16 years ago, the rights body didn’t have a permanent office, and the Bombay High Court had pulled up the government over the issue last month.

  • Taapsee Pannu happy to be ‘most powerful woman of the year’

    Mumbai: Actress Taapsee Pannu has shown women power on the big screen through her strong roles in films like “Naam Shabana” and “Pink”. Now, she has been honoured with the Most Powerful Woman of the Year award.

  • Ola, Google brings Outstation category to Google Maps

    New Delhi: Taxi aggregator Ola and US-based tech giant Google on Tuesday announced their inter-city travel partnership, whereby commuters travelling between cities will now be able to discover Ola Outstation, a smart mobility solution for inter-city travel on Google Maps for mobile, thereby, directing customers to the Ola app to conveniently complete the booking.

  • Katrina Kaif – a brand favorite!

    Katrina Kaif has carved a niche for herself as one of the most bankable Bollywood stars, with brand equity on par the top male superstars and sports personalities, given the success the brands have seen post her association with them.

  • Cuteness alert! Baby Taimur poses with mom Kareena, Karisma and her kids

    Karisma Kapoor is not done sharing pictures from her shoot with sister Kareena Kapoor Khan yet. It was a working day for the Kapoor sisters when someone really special and super cute visited them on sets. And no point for guessing who, it was Kareena’s son Taimur. The little Pataudi has adorably placed himself on his mother’s lap and posed with the rest of the Kapoor clan – masi Karisma and her

  • Mumbai: Muslim women celebrate Supreme Court verdict against Triple Talaq

    The Supreme Court today said that triple Talaq, the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce their wives, is unconstitutional. The bench comprised of five judges of different faiths deliberated for three months before issuing its order. The order comes in response to petitions from seven Muslim women who had been divorced through triple talaq.

  • Lalbaugcha Raja 2017: All you need to know about Mumbai’s ‘King Ganesha’

    Mumbai: The most loved Ganesh mandal of Mumbai, Lalbaugcha Raja Sarvsajanik Ganeshotsav mandal revealed the first glimpse of idol on Monday. Thousands of devotees gathered together to get a first glimpse to Lalbaugcha Raja, which is celebrating 84th year this time. Here are some interesting facts.

  • A Gentleman song Laagi Na Choote: Steamy romance between Sidharth, Jacqueline

    The makers of Sidharth Malhotra and Jacqueline Fernandez starrer ‘A Gentleman: Sundar, Susheel, Risky’ have released a new sizzling song from the film. Titled as ‘Laagi Na Choote’, the song showcases the steamy romance between Sidharth and Jacqueline. Jacqueline has been setting the screen on fire with her hot bod, moves and pole dance number in ‘A Gentleman’.