Free Press Journal
  • Ryan Group trustees bail plea: Victim’s father intervenes in Bombay HC

    Mumbai: The father of a seven-year-old boy murdered inside the Gurugram branch of the Ryan International School in Haryana last week, filed an application on Wednesday in the Bombay High Court seeking dismissal of the anticipatory transit bail plea filed by the school’s trustees.

  • Manipur man goes missing from Noida

    Imphal, A 22-year old Manipuri man who had gone to attend a musical concert of a popular band in Noida on September 8 remains missing for the fifth day today, family sources said. Pravish Chanam arrived in the national capital on the midnight of September 7 and had halted at his friend’s place that night, his elder brother Ravikanta Chanam said.

  • Rescued Kerala Catholic priest Father Tom Uzhunnallil reaches Vatican

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Catholic priest Father Tom Uzhunnallil, rescued from Islamic State terrorists who had abducted him in Yemen in March last year, has reached the Vatican, a Church spokesperson said on Wednesday. Uzhunnallil, kidnapped from a care home in Aden, was brought to Muscat on Tuesday after 18 months in captivity.

  • Mumbai: Man sets wife on fire, keeps her at home for six days

    Mumbai: A 28-year-old man in Mumbai’s Malawani allegedly set his wife on fire in their home on September 1 and after that kept her in their house, until relatives came to visit them a week later. Babu Khan, in a fit of anger, after the couple had a fight, poured kerosene on Anjum Khan and set her on fire. Anjum has suffered burns on her back and hips. After setting her on fire, Babu

  • Additi Gupta: I’m happy single after breakup

    Actress Additi Gupta best known for shows like Qubool Hai, Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil, Ishqbaaaz and Pardesh Mein Hai Mera Dil talks about herself, marriage and future plans.

  • Singapore gets first female president without a vote

    Singapore, An establishment stalwart was named Singapore’s first female president today but the milestone was overshadowed by criticism her selection was undemocratic after she was handed the job without a vote. Halimah Yacob, a former speaker of parliament from the Muslim Malay minority, did not have to face an election for the largely ceremonial post originally due this month after authorities decided her rivals did not meet strict eligibility

  • Model Shadab Khan dons the director’s hat with BA Pass 2

    Shadab Khan, besides beginning his professional journey as an assistant editor to renowned editor Mr.M.S.Shinde (Sholay fame), moving onto working as an assistant director in films, also holds in his profile a highly illustrious career as a successful supermodel, having associated with leading national and international brands(Raymond, Gillete, Mach 3, Brylcreem, Reid and Taylor, Siyaram, Royal Challenge, Kingfisher, Denim soap and more), working with some of the topmost Indian and International ad

  • Rahul Gandhi’s Berkeley speech: Did Yuvraj of Congress jump the gun or state harsh facts?

    Rahul Rajiv Gandhi, the vice-president of Indian National Congress (INC) is a polarising politician. The ‘Yuvraj’ of Congress has been a parliamentarian for the past 13 years and has always been talked about as the natural heir of the Congress party. Congress, which was in power during 2004-14 suffered a colossus defeat in the 2014 general elections, and could only muster 44 seats and were wiped out of the electoral map of

  • Mumbai lad Rishabh wins 2 bronze medals at chess event in SL

    Mumbai, Rishabh Shah from Mumbai won two bronze medals in the under-14 rapid and blitz formats of the 2nd Western Asia Youth Chess Championship which recently concluded at Waskaduwa in Sri Lanka. Third-ranked Rishabh (ELO 1,667 points), who trains at the South Mumbai Chess Academy, started with a win against Sri Lanka’s Alwala A D Hansaja Ramith in the opening round.

  • Rishi Kapoor chides Rahul Gandhi over dynasty politics remark

    New Delhi: Actor Rishi Kapoor, who has been known for his tirade against almost everything on Twitter, didn’t seem much impressed with Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi referring to Bollywood, while talking about the presence of dynasts all across India.

  • See Photo! Virat Kohli can’t take his eyes off Anushka Sharma. Find out why!

    Anushka Sharma and Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli are no longer shying away from their appearances together. Virat Kohli has time and again expressed his love for Anushka Sharma in some heartwarming social media posts. While the Bollywood actress and Indian cricketer have busy schedules, they often spend time together when they are not working.

  • Hurricane Irma: 110 Indians evacuated from Sint Maarten

    New Delhi: As many as 110 Indian and Indian-origin persons have been evacuated from the Hurricane Irma-hit Sint Maarten island and brought to the Caribbean Island of Curacao on a special chartered flight, the government said.

  • Mumbai: BJP corporator booked for allegedly raping 27-year-old woman

    Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) corporator of Kalyan (West), Daya Gaikwad, has been booked for allegedly raping a 27-year-old woman from Thane. A case has been registered under sections 376, 323, 504, 506, 34 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). “BJP corporator Daya Gaikwad raped me at house of Ashwini Dhumal on September 26,” said the victim. The victim said that she got to know about Gaikwad through Facebook. “He said that