Free Press Journal
  • Cabinet reshuffle: Uncertainty over participation of AIADMK, JD(U)

    New Delhi: A cloud of uncertainty hangs over the participation of the AIADMK and the JD(U) in the Union Cabinet as Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertakes a major revamp tomorrow to fill key vacancies and bring in new faces ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

  • Re imagining Mumbai: Cleaner and less congested

    The economic worth of Mumbai is often mentioned in the same breath as its low ranking on parameters of infrastructure and quality of life. The panel discussion hosted jointly by the Free Press Journal and the Indian Merchants Chamber (with as digital partner) focused on bringing out the facts — both in terms of action initiated and action required for a cleaner and less congested city. The keynote address was delivered by Lalit

  • Hockey India sacks chief coach Roelant Oltmans

    New Delhi: Hockey India today sacked national coach Roelant Oltmans after a string of unimpressive outings at the international level. High-Performance Director David John will be in charge till a suitable replacement is found for a smooth transition of the the men’s team.

  • Charlotte Edwards announces retirement from professional cricket

    London: Former England women’s cricket team captain Charlotte Edwards has announced her retirement from the professional game after leading Southern Vipers to runners-up finish in the second Kia Super League (KSL).

  • Tv celebs gear up to celebrate Eid al-Adha festival!

    The celebration of Eid ul-Adha is one of the holiest celebrations in the Islamic religion. Meaning ‘Feast of the Sacrifice’, Eid ul-Adha lasts four days and the dates of the holy celebration are determined each year by the Islamic lunar calendar. Muslims use Eid ul-Adha to celebrate Ibrahim’s complete obedience to the will of God and is a reminder of their own willingness to sacrifice anything to follow God. This holy festival

  • Protest erupts in Tamil Nadu over suicide of NEET petitioner Anitha

    Chennai: Political parties and pro-Tamil outfits today staged state-wide protests over the suicide of a 17-year-old girl who had moved the Supreme Court against NEET- based medical examinations. They sought immediate withdrawal of the entrance exam.

  • I love vanity as a woman: Bhumi Pednekar

    Mumbai: Actress Bhumi Pednekar, who has been playing roles of a small town and middle-class girl in films like “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”, “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” and “Shubh Mangal Saavdhan”, says in real life she loves to dress up and that vanity comes with the entertainment business.

  • Cabinet reshuffle: Kalraj Mishra confirms his resignation

    New Delhi: Union Cabinet Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Kalraj Mishra on Saturday confirmed that he submitted his resignation yesterday. Talking about the Cabinet reshuffle, he told ANI that he met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who approved his decision to resign.

  • Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan express grief over Anitha’s death

    Chennai: The suicide of Anitha, the dalit girl who spearheaded the fight against the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) exam, has sent shock waves across Tamil Nadu. Superstars such as Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan have expressed grief over the incident.

  • Film association cancels Ram Rahim, Honeypreet’s membership

    New Delhi: Indian Film and Television Directors’ Association (IFTDA) has cancelled the membership the now jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and his aide Honeypreet Kaur, barring them from making any movies in future, said its president Ashoke Pandit.