Free Press Journal
  • Taaha Shah: When dreams come true…

    Taaha Shah speaks to SHUBARNA MUKERJI SHU about his journey in Bollywood, hopes and plans

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    Maharashtra government will ‘shame’ people who defecate in open: Devendra Fadnavis

    Mumbai, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said that the government has instilled a mechanism called ‘ODF Watch’, where people will be “shamed” if they defecate in the open. Fadnavis was addressing a gathering here, organised to declare urban Maharashtra Open Defecation Free (ODF).

  • Dhruv, Arjun Reddy, Arjun Reddy remake

    WOW! Vikram’s son Dhruv to star in ‘Arjun Reddy’ remake

    Chennai: Tamil actor Vikram’s son Dhruv will be making his acting debut with yet-untitled Tamil remake of Telugu blockbuster “Arjun Reddy”, it was announced on Sunday. “Read to make the leap. Dhruv to be Arjun Reddy,” Vikram posted on Instagram.

  • Women accused of killing Kim Jong-nam plead not guilty

    Kuala Lumpur: Two women pleaded not guilty in a Malaysian court on Monday charged with the murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s estranged half-brother, Kim Jong-nam, the media reported. In February, Kim Jong-nam was poisoned with VX nerve agent at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport on his way back to his home in Macau, reports CNN.

  • Suyyash Rai to Helly Shah: Gandhi's dream is India's dream!

    Suyyash Rai to Helly Shah: Gandhi’s dream is India’s dream!

    India has come a long way since the times of Gandhi, and unfortunately, a long way off from his vision of the perfect India. We see his face every day on the rupee notes and go about our lives without giving the Father of our Nation a second thought. But in this present world of violence and corruption, we need to go back to the Mahatma’s teachings now more than ever. On

  • Salma Hayek’s new blonde look will amaze you

    Paris: Actress Salma Hayek, known for black hair, debuted a new blonde hairdo here. On weekend, Hayek put on a show-stopping display as she joined her husband Francois-Henri Pinault at the Paris Fashion Week, reports

  • 2.2 million ballots cast, 90% favour Catalan independence: Official

    Barcelona: The Catalonian government has announced that 2.2 million ballots were cast in its independence referendum and 90 per cent of those votes were in favour of the region breaking away from Spain, compared to 7.8 per cent against.

  • Gandhi Jayanti: PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bhadur Shastri

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid floral tribute to ‘Father of the Nation’ Mahatma Gandhi on his 148th birth anniversary at Rajghat. The Prime Minister also took to Twitter and said, “(I pay tribute to Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti) I bow to beloved Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. His noble ideals motivate millions across the world.” President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, former prime minister Manmohan Singh and senior

  • Delhi Metro fare hike: Public should not suffer due to conflict between Centre, AAP, says BJP

    New Delhi: Commenting on the reports of Delhi Metro fare hike, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that the common man should not suffer due to the internal conflict between the Central Government and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). Speaking to ANI here, BJP leader Ranjeev Rajan said, “The fare should be pocket friendly for the common man, who travels daily via Metro. The common man should not suffer, due

  • Ujjain: Dussehra also symbolises victory over senses: Acharya Anand Purusharthi

    Ujjain: One can transform one’s life by following teachings of gurus and great men. Dussehra is also a festival of victory over senses and attain self discipline. International speaker on Vedic knowledge Acharya Anand Purusharthi said this at an event on Vijaya-dashmi to mark death anniversary of Omprakash Arya at Arya Samaj temple on Sunday. The event was presided over by trustee of Lokmanya Tilak Nyas Trust Omprakash Agrawal. In his address,

  • Ujjain: Dr Trivedi rams into pole, seriously injured

    Ujjain: City’s dental surgeon Dr Sachin Trivedi was seriously injured after he rammed into an electric pole here on Sunday. He was walking his way back home from temple when he banged into the pole sustaining multiple head injuries. This incident occurred around 7.15 am near ISKCON temple at Mahananda Nagar Road.

  • Ujjain: Free medical camp for senior citizens on Older Persons Day

    Ujjain: City administration, department of happiness and social justice and disability welfare department jointly conducted a free medical camp for senior citizens to mark International Day for Older Persons on Sunday.  Thirty-eight elderly were examined in the camp. Several diagnostic tests were conducted for general health, heart ailments, kidney and cancer. Psychiatric consultation, dental examination, ear-nose-throat (ENT) examination and orthopedic examination too were conducted. A team of Dr Ajay Nigam, Dr PN

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    Daily Horoscope for Monday, October 2, 2017

    Aries:- Today you will impress members of the opposite sex and friends. New ideas will come in your mind. People around will be impressed with your ability.

  • Ujjain: Dept of post launches cleanliness prog in city

    Ujjain: On the eve of Gandhi Jayanti, the officials of the department of post including Mayor and others wielded brooms on Sunday morning to encourage people to keep their city clean. Under Prime Minister Clean India campaign, the postal department launched various programmes on the day and conducted cleanliness awareness workshop at Mahakal Pravachan Hall.

  • Maharashtra: ACB training its men to handle forensic evidences, computerised proof to convince the court

    Mumbai: Maharashtra’s Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), which is marred by  a record low conviction rate, is now training its men to handle computerised proof and collection of forensic evidences to convince the court. A senior ACB officer told the Free Press Journal that at present the ‘conviction rate is 25 percent’ and sometimes it goes upto 30 percent in certain cases.