Free Press Journal
  • ‘Bhoomi’s new song ‘Daag’: Sanjay Dutt, Aditi Rao Hydari fight together against torture

    Mumbai: Producers Bhushan Kumar and Sandeep Singh and Director Omung Kumar are leaving no stone unturned to ensure that Sanjay Dutt’s most awaited comeback film ‘Bhoomi’ is indeed worth the wait. After releasing the music album online of one of the most anticipated films of the year, the makers of ‘Bhoomi’ have now gone ahead to release the third song titled ‘Daag’.

  • Minor gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh, two arrested

    Sonebhadra (UP): Two people have been arrested for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl in Kon area here, police said today. According to the complaint lodged by victim’s father yesterday, the incident took place on Aug 28 when the minor went to graze cattle in field. The accused were booked under the Protection of Children Against Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and sections of the IPC and later arrested.

  • Good News! Mumbai Monorail to get five new rakes

    Mumbai: In good news for the Mumbaikars and those who use Monorail, their ride is about to get so much better as Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) will get five new rakes. Each rake will have four coaches. Commuters have often been complaining of a bumpy ride with some jerks on the Chembur-Wadala line. The new rakes are expected to be delivered early next year after the phase-II of the corridor

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    Daily Horoscope for Friday, September 1, 2017

    Aries:- Your work pressure might get increase suddenly today due to lack of staff. You might also need to take some quick decision. Jobseekers will get good job now. Travelling will be hectic today.

  • Must See! Sanjay Dutt’s king avatar in the first look of ‘The Good Maharaja’

    Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who has recently wrapped up the shoot for his comeback film Bhoomi, has already started working for his upcoming film titled The Good Maharaja. The director of the film Omung Kumar shared the first look of the film in which Sanju baba will be seen in the lead role.

  • Now, Kangana Ranaut demands public apology from Hrithik and Rakesh Roshan

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut, who got involved in a legal battle with Hrithik Roshan last year, says their fight is still not over as she deserves an apology from the actor and his father Rakesh Roshan. Kangana opened up on the controversy once again on CNN-News18’s show “Now Showing”, read a statement by the channel.

  • Upcoming Cars Launching Around Diwali 2017

    A slew of new car launches are lined up with Diwali just a month and a half away. Most car manufacturers have ramped up their car production in order to have enough inventory ahead of the festive season. Scroll down to know the complete list of upcoming cars launching around Diwali:

  • Looking to cement my place one spot at a time: Manish Pandey

    Colombo: Indian middle-order batsman Manish Pandey has said that on the back of his half-century in the fourth ODI against Sri Lanka, he is looking to cement his spot in the playing XI. The visitors won by 168 runs to take a 4-0 lead in the series. “Middle order is where I bat. Starting from no.4 to no.6 I have batted at different positions for India. I have to be ready for

  • US Open 2017: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal battle through, women’s draw takes hit

    New York: Former champions Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal battled into the US Open last 32 while the women’s draw lost the fifth seed from its top eight. Federer recorded his 80th career win in New York but he needed five sets for the second successive match before claiming a 6-1, 6-7 (3/7), 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 triumph over Mikhail Youzhny. It was his 17th win in 17th meetings with the grizzled Russian,

  • Demonetisation, pre-GST destocking reasons for drop in Q1 GDP? Hear it from experts

    Mumbai/New Delhi: Experts feel demonetisation and huge destocking before the launch of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) can be the reasons for the unexpected slow down of India’s economic growth to 5.7 percent in the June quarter, the slowest pace in three years. Market expert Sunil Shah, while speaking to ANI on the same, said that this plunge might have impact on the estimated revenues of direct and indirect taxes.

  • I will see where I’m after India series: Lasith Malinga on future

    Colombo: Veteran Sri Lanka pacer Lasith Malinga says he will assess his future in international cricket after the current limited overs series against India, saying he will call it quits the moment his performance drops. Malinga took his 300th ODI wicket when he dismissed Virat Kohli in the fourth match, which the hosts lost by 168 runs to concede a 4-0 series lead last night.

  • Rajiv Kumar takes charge as Niti Aayog vice-chairman

    New Delhi, Noted economist Rajiv Kumar today took over as the vice-chairman of government think tank Niti Aayog. Kumar replaced Arvind Panagariya, an Indian-American economist who left the think tank yesterday to return to academia. Kumar was a senior fellow at the Centre for Policy Research (CPR). He holds a DPhil in economics from Oxford and a PhD from Lucknow University.

  • Real life Shravan Kumar: Tribal man carries parents on shoulders for justice

    Mayurbhanj: In a unique move, a tribal youth, seeking justice for an alleged fake case against him, carried his flimsy old parents on his shoulders and walked for about forty kilometers. Hailing from a village Moroda in Odisha’s district of Mayurbhanj, Kartik Singh has claimed that the Moroda Police lodged a “fake” FIR against him and locked him up in jail for eighteen days in 2009. As a result of this, he

  • The Backstreet Boys had crush on Spice Girls

    Los Angeles: Backstreet Boys, comprising AJ McLean, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson and Brian Littrell, revealed they had a crush on members of Spice Girls in the ’90s. One of the bandmates of the American music group, Aaron Carter admitted to secretly fancying singers Mel B, Mel C, Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton and Geri Halliwell, reported Entertainment Tonight.

  • US Open: Roger Federer survives another 5-set marathon

    New York: Roger Federer outlasted Mikhail Youzhny 6-1, 6-7, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 here to advance to the third round of the 2017 US Open. The third-seeded Swiss great boosted his lifetime record against the Russian to 17-0 during the match on Thursday, Efe news reported. Federer, 36, has never before reached the third round of a tournament by winning consecutive five-set matches.

  • ‘Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi’ up for season 2

    Mumbai: Shaheer Sheikh-starrer “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” is set to make a comeback on Sony television. Sheikh confirmed the news of the second season on Twitter, saying his character “Dev will be back”.

  • Indian-origin JY Pillay appointed Singapore’s acting president

    Singapore: JY Pillay, an Indian-origin veteran civil servant, was today appointed as Singapore’sacting president until a new head of state is sworn in later this month. Pillay, 83, took over from Tony Tan Keng Yam who completed a six-year term yesterday. Pillay, chairman of the Council of Presidential Advisers(CPA), will act as the president until after polling day on Septemeber 23 – or after nomination day on September 13, if a candidate