Free Press Journal
  • I'm against nepotism, it leads to mediocrity, says Saif Ali Khan

    Who better than Salman for ‘Race 3’: Saif Ali Khan

    Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan today said he hasn’t been approached for the third installment of “Race” but is happy that superstar Salman Khan has been roped in for the film.

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    NGT ask northern states to submit action plans on Yamuna cleaning before September 4

    New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal has directed some northern states to submit an action plan on rejuvenation and restoration of the stretch of river Yamuna falling beyond the national capital. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar directed Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh to file a complete report in this regard.

  • Mumbai building collapse: Death toll in Bhendi Bazar mounts to 22

    Mumbai: A more than a century-old five-storey residential building collapsed today in the congested Bhendi Bazar area of south Mumbai, killing at least 22 people and wounding 12 others, officials said.A more than a century-old five-storey residential building collapsed today in the congested Bhendi Bazar area of south Mumbai, killing at least 19 people and wounding 12 others, officials said. They were declared dead at the state-run J J hospital, where they

  • Baba Ram Rahim sentenced

    Over 4,000 people recommended rape convict Dr Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh for Padma award

    New Delhi: More than 4,200 people recommended ‘Saint Dr. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Ji Insan’ for a Padma award in 2017, while the self-styled godman and now rape convict proposed his own name for the honour five times. According to the list of recommendations or nominations for Padma Awards 2017, the Union home ministry received 18,768 applications.

  • China hints at one-to-one meeting between Modi and Xi

    Beijing: China on Thursday gave ample indications of a one-to-one meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the BRICS Summit next week, saying “China will make proper arrangements.”

  • Thane city submerged under heavy rainfall Citizens left stranded also many animals were killed

    Mumbai: Thane city which is just 30 kilometers away from Mumbai was also submerged due to heavy rainfall. Additional municipal commissioner (Zone1) Sunil Chavan stated that in just one hour the city experienced 148 milimeter(mm) of rainfall. While in 24 hours the rainfall was recorded 314 mm. He said, “The rainfall was too much, though pumps were installed but due to high tide even the pump water going into creek was thrown

  • Tired passengers take shelter on conveyor belt at Mumbai airport

    Mumbai: After the heavy rains and floods in Mumbai, the passengers who had just landed at Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) sort refuge in its safe confines on Tuesday night. The huge crowds were in fact safer inside CSIA, though the seating arrangement was short. Mumbaikars that are used to a fourth seat in a train and can find safe spot sat on the conveyor belts to take some rest.

  • Vinay Anand and Krushna Abhishek team up for a multi-starrer film

    Govinda’s nephews — actors Vinay Anand, known for his comic timing in ‘Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiya’, and comedian Krushna Abhishek will feature in an upcoming Hindi film based on today’s youth. The movie will be co-produced by Vinay’s banner Flying Horses, and 7 AJ World Entertainment and will be directed by debutant Ravi Sikander Anand. The multi-starrer is expected to go on floor next year.

  • Bihar Road Rage Case: JD-U MLC’s son Rocky Yadav convicted

    Gaya: Suspended Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) leader Manorama Devi’s son Rocky Yadav, and three others have been pronounced guilty by a sessions court here in connection with the Gaya road rage case.

  • Mumbai Rains! How Sanam Teri Kasam actor Harshvardhan Rane turned real life hero

    Due to the havoc wreaked by turbulent rains, Mumbai went through nightmare. But there were true Mumbaikars, who left the comfort of their homes to help others. And one of them was actor Harshvardhan Rane. Harshvardhan who stays in the suburbs, stepped out of his apartment unfazed by the torrential downpour and offered people a lift in his car, especially girls who were stranded in knee-deep water-logged roads.