Free Press Journal
  • Women activists come out in support of Mithali Raj

    Aligarh: Women activists have came out in support of Mithali Raj, who was trolled on social media for “postshoot selfie”, saying that people targeting the Indian skipper were making a fool out of themselves. Speaking to ANI, women activist Mariya Alam Umar said that people trolling Mithali are portraying a wrong impression of their culture.

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    Daily Horoscope for Friday, September 8, 2017

    Aries:- Children related matters will be positive, while investments would blossom. Take time out with your friends and you will feel refreshed. Film stars and those in acting field will have a good day.

  • Dera Sacha Sauda crackdown: Mobile Internet services suspended in Sirsa

    Chandigarh: Mobile Internet services have been suspended with immediate effect in Sirsa district to prevent any disturbance of public order and to curb spread of rumours in view of the “sanitisation” exercise being carried out at the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters.

  • Another suicide suspected due to Blue Whale game in Uttar Pradesh

    Lucknow: A 14-year-old boy allegedly hanged himself in his room here and police were probing if the incident is linked to the Blue Whale Challenge, an online dare game that has been linked to hundreds of teen deaths across the world. The body of Aditya Vardhan was found hanging in his room in Indira Nagar yesterday, police said. His friends said he was playing the dreaded game on his mobile for the

  • India’s tour of Sri Lanka: What did India achieve by blanking Sri Lanka 9-0?

    India’s tour of the island nation, which comprised of three Tests, five one-day internationals and one-off T20I was completely one sided and proved that Sri Lankan cricket is in dire straits and if preventive steps are not taken then SL will become another West Indies. India under the leadership of Virat Kohli and head coach Ravi Shastri performed admirably and ticked all most all the boxes. The men in blue will face

  • Hrithik Roshan proud of sister Sunaina’s unbelievable transformation

    Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan says he is very impressed with his elder sister Sunaina Roshan’s impressive transformation. Hrithik on Thursday shared a before and after photograph of his sister. In one image, which seems to be a little old, Sunaina is seen to be in a more voluptuous size, while in the current photograph she is seen in a svelte body sporting a ravishing black dress and a beautiful pearl necklace.

  • Cuteness overload! See Little Sachin Tendulkar studying in throwback picture

    Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar got nostalgic and shared a picture from his childhood on Thursday. In the black and white image, he wrote, ‘I never was a good scorer in this field 😉 #ThrowbackThursday. Sachin is seen holding a book. Sachin who is regarded as one of the best batsmen of all time. With 34,347 international runs and 100 centuries to his name, he dominated the cricketing world for more than two

  • ‘Indu Sarkar’ to open Bollywood Festival Norway

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar’s latest film “Indu Sarkar” is set to open the 2017 edition of the Bollywood Festival Norway. The director will be attending the event in Oslo.

  • Facebook takes on online suicide challenges

    New Delhi: At a time when reports of suicides linked to the Blue Whale challenge internet game are sending shock waves through the country, Facebook on Friday said it is working with suicide prevention partners to collect phrases, hashtags and group names associated with online challenges encouraging self-harm or suicide.

  • Mumbai: Two bouncers arrested for assaulting photographers who clicked Shilpa Shetty’s pictures

    Mumbai: On Thursday night, two media photographers were brutally assaulted by bouncers hired by Bastian Hotel after they clicked pictures of actress Shilpa Shetty and her husband Raj Kundra at Bandra, Mumbai. According to latest reports, the two accused have been arrested. Reportedly, Shilpa and Raj were spotted at the place for their dinner date. However, when they came out of the hotel, many shutterbugs started clicking their pictures.

  • ‘Jai Lava Kusa’ teaser: Jr. NTR ‘Kusa’ wins heart with hilarious dialogues, extraordinary dance moves

    Jr. NTR’s upcoming film Jai Lava Kusa seems to be the special film of his career. The makers of the film have been promoting it in such a unique way that they have released two teasers of the film in which two of three characters’ introduction has given in those teasers. Interestingly, Jr. NTR will be seen playing the triple role of Jai, Lava and Kusa. Earlier, makers have released ruthless Jai and good

  • Uttar Pradesh government transfers 36 IAS officers

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has transferred 36 IAS officers, appointing Anup Chandra Pandey as the new Industrial and Infrastructure Development Commissioner. Prominent among those transferred included Member Judicial (Revenue Board) Lalit Verma, who has been made Additional Chief Secretary General Administration, while Alok Tandon who was on wait list has been made CEO Noida and MD Noida Metro Corporation.

  • LOL! The funny side of Hrithik Roshan-Kangana Ranaut row you just cannot miss

    If you have been a little attentive, chances are you have read and re-read about the Hrithik Roshan-Kangana Ranaut row! However, we even don’t blame you, after the kind of revelations Kangana made on a show and after that one will surely find it hard not to ‘Google’ ‘when will the Kangana vs Hrithik game end?

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    Digvijaya Singh posts abusive meme against PM Narendra Modi

    New Delhi: Congress’ Digvijaya Singh posted an abusive meme on Friday taking a shot at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his followers who were termed as ‘Bhakts’, a derogatory term used on the social media against those who were supporters of PM Modi.

  • Police imposes restrictions in Srinagar to prevent protests

    Srinagar: Restrictions were imposed in parts of Srinagar city on Friday to prevent protests against the killings of the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, police said.  The restrictions were imposed in the areas of Rainawari, Khanyar, Nowhatta, M.R. Gunj and Safa Kadal.  Authorities also decided not to allow Friday prayers at the Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area.

  • Priyanka Chopra’s production ‘Pahuna’ premieres at TIFF

    Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra, who showcased her first northeastern film production “Pahuna: The Little Visitors” at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), is overwhelmed by the response she has got for the movie and says this was the reason she wanted to be a filmmaker.

  • India vs New Zealand 2017: Full ODI and T20I fixtures, schedule, venues

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) yesterday announced the schedule of the upcoming home series against New Zealand comprising three ODIs and as many Twenty20 Internationals. The series will start on October 22 in Mumbai, just over a week after the conclusion of Australia’s tour of India. India had last hosted Kiwis for a five match ODI series in 2016 which the former won 4-1. New Zealand will play

  • Chhattisgarh: Naxals set passenger bus on fire in Bijapur

    Bijapur (Chhattisgarh): A group of Naxals set a passenger bus on fire in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district. The incident was reported near 5:15 p.m. in the evening on Thursday, in a bus heading to Bareguda (Bijapur) from Jagdalpur (Bastar). According to sources, a group of 10-15 armed Naxals, garbed in local and uniformed dresses, abducted the bus when it reached near a jungle. They then vacated the bus and set its diesel tank on