Free Press Journal
  • Delhi: Nursing assistant found dead in hospital

    New Delhi: A 23-year-old nursing assistant was found dead mysteriously inside an ICU at a private hospital here, police said on Monday.  “The police received a call from the hospital about a dead body in the washroom of the intensive care unit. The police team identified the victim as Rahul,” Deputy Commissioner of Police Rishi Pal said.  “Rahul was on night duty in the ICU. He was working in the hospital for

  • Rafael Nadal: US Open trophy means a lot after emotional season

    New York: Ecstatic after lifting his 16th career Grand Slam trophy at this year’s US Open, world number one Rafael Nadal has admitted that the victory at the Flushing Meadows means a lot to him after an extremely emotional season.

  • Australia’s tour of India: Can Aussies put brakes on hosts’ winning run?

    India vs Australia over the years has been very competitive and has seen blockbuster contests. Australia, who consider India as their final frontier, earlier in the year lost the hard fought four match Test series 2-1 and have now come back to play five match one-day series and three T20 matches. Australia will be led by Steve Smith and the squad has a familiar look about it. Despite missing speedster Mitchell Starc

  • Shakib Al Hasan wants six-month break from Tests

    Dhaka: All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has sought a six-month break from Test cricket from the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB), in a bid to manage his workload.

  • Secret tunnels, skin bank, illegal factory: Inside Ram Rahim Singh’s Dera den

    Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was convicted for raping two of his women followers, after which Punjab and Haryana High Court had ordered a search operation in the Dera headquarters. The search which went on for four days, unearthed shocking secrets of the Dera headquarters.

  • Asaram Bapu, Radhe Maa, Gurmeet Ram Rahim listed in fake babas list

    Allahabad: Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad, on Sunday in its committee, issued a list of “fake babas” where the names of Asaram Bapu, Radhe Maa, recently convicted Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and Nirmal Baba have been mentioned.

  • Chennai: Train engine derails at Egmore railway station

    Chennai: A rail engine proceeding to the yard derailed at the Egmore railway station here today but none was injured, Southern Railway officials said. The incident happened on Platform no. 1 when the engine proceeding to the yard derailed, they said. However, no one was injured in the incident nor was there any disruption in rail traffic, officials said, adding that restoration work was on.

  • Rohingya crisis: All you need to know about ‘world’s most persecuted minority’

    The Rohingya are often described as “the world’s most persecuted minority”. They are an ethnic group, majority of whom are Muslim, who have lived for centuries in the majority Buddhist Myanmar. Currently, there are about 1.1 million Rohingya Muslims who live in the Southeast Asian country. The recent turmoil in Myanmar has forced the world to take up the notice of the grave injustice being done to Rohingyas and it involves a

  • US commemorates 9/11; thousands expected at ground zero

    New York: While the US contends with the destruction caused by two ferocious hurricanes in three weeks, Americans also are marking the anniversary of one of the nation’s most scarring days.

  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui: Not always able to select trend-following films

    New Delhi: Nawazuddin Siddiqui is trying to strike a fine balance between commercial and indie cinema, but the actor says he still feels a little hesitant to accept a typical masala film as it often fails to provide scope for performance. Despite being a part of several commercial hits such as “Badlapur”, “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” and “Raees”, the 43-year-old actor says it is his small-budget films that give him a kick to explore

  • US Open 2017 final: Tennis stars congratulate Rafael Nadal for thumping win

    Spaniard Rafael Nadal won his sixteenth Grand Slam title by beating Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 with a display that was even more convincing than what the scoreline might suggest. This is the third time that the Spaniard has lifted the trophy at the Arthur Ashe stadium and his 16th career Grand Slam title. It is also his second Grand Slam of 2017 which means he has strengthened his grip on the

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    Sonakshi Sinha: I can go on for 70 more years

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has completed seven years of her journey in Hindi filmdom, says all the love and affection from her fans make her feel that she can go on for the next seven decades to come. Sonakshi, who is the daughter of veteran actor and politician Shatrughan Sinha, completed her seven years in Bollywood on Sunday. She made her debut with superstar Salman Khan starrer “Dabangg” in 2010.

  • Garavi, Sanchi and Taravi: Meet Gujarat’s GST babies

    Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Goods and Service Tax’ (GST), a Surat-based family who were blessed with three daughters recently named their newborns after the new tax regime.

  • Nimrat Kaur turns face of Ritu Kumar’s latest collection

    New Delhi: Actress Nimrat Kaur has been roped in to be the part of latest campaign of designer brand Ritu Kumars latest Autumn-Winter 2017 collection. Photographer Bikramjit Bose and videographer Christina MacGillivray shot the campaign with Nimrat.