Free Press Journal
  • Excise duty on petrol, diesel cut by Rs 2 per litre

    New Delhi: Under all round attack on rising fuel prices, the government on Tuesday decided to slash the excise duty on petrol and diesel by Rs 2 per litre — effective Wednesday — to cushion the impact of rise in international crude prices, in a decision that will cost the exchequer Rs 13,000 crore during the remaining part of the fiscal.

  • Supreme Court to examine whether High Court can annul marriages

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said it would examine the question whether the Kerala High Court can exercise its power under writ jurisdiction to annul the marriage of a Muslim man with a Hindu woman who had converted to Islam before tying the nuptial knot.

  • Maharashtra to probe 18 farmers deaths due to toxic pesticides

    Mumbai: With the deaths of at least 18 farmers in Maharashtra from inhaling toxic insecticide fumes sprayed in farmlands, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday ordered ordered a high-level probe to ascertain the causes and initiate remedial measures.

  • Karan Singh Grover becomes face of Rocky Star autumn/winter 2017 collection!

    Karan Singh Grover has recently shot for the autumn winter season for designer Rocky S. Shot by Ram Bherwani Productions, Karan flaunted the new collection with ease by blending the old world charm with contemporary fashion. The talented actor, who is currently stationed in London shooting for his forthcoming movie Firkee, shares a good camaraderie with the ace designer.

  • Secret Superstar new song ‘Nachdi Phira’ is out and it is melodious

    The new song from the movie Secret Superstar is out and it is just like it’s previous song. the new song Nachdi Phira does not offer anything new to the audience. The video has different scenes from the film along with a shot where the main lead Zaira dreams of winning the award of a superstar singer.

  • Shocking! Patient watches ‘Baahubali 2’ while doctors perform brain surgery on him

    Baahubali 2 is one of the greatest film of Indian cinema and first film which entered in 1000 crore club, the movie had a huge craze among masses and it broke all the records. The craze of the movie is still going on in a bizarre case a private hospital in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh played the film while doctors performed a critical brain surgery. With its success, doctors are now referring

  • BHU Registrar to be officiating VC for 2 months

    New Delhi: BHU Registrar Neeraj Tripathi will be the officiating vice-chancellor after current incumbent Girish Chandra Tripathi proceeded on indefinite leave, two months before his tenure comes to an end.

  • ‘Munnabhai 3’ ready, but will commence shooting once Rajkumar Hirani and Sanjay Dutt clear their prior obligations

    Although his comeback film, “Bhoomi” has not been able to ring the box office, actor Sanjay Dutt’s fans have been are waiting for him to drone the Munna Bhai avatar again. After delivering blockbuster hits with ‘Munnabhai M.B.B.S.’ and ‘Lage Raho Munnabhai’, the hit actor-film maker duo, Rajkumar Hirani and Sanjay Dutt will soon come together for the third instalment of the ‘Munnabhai’ series.

  • Hina Khan took Bigg Boss 11 as a challenge

    Television actress Hina Khan, for the longest time, refused to be part of reality shows but with her participation in not just one but two reality shows, Khatron Ke Khiladi (KKK) and Bigg Boss, Hina says that she took these shows as a challenge.

  • When Julia Roberts was a selfish little brat

    Hollywood star Julia Roberts says in the beginning of her career she was singularly focused and making it big in movies was her only priority. In an interview with Harper’s Bazaar UK, Roberts says, “I was my priority, a selfish little brat running around making films.”

  • Diana Penty went down a nostalgic road when she visited her alma mater

    Actress Diana Penty, may have had a slow start in Bollywood, but the actress is quickly catching on the ropes. After the announcement of her next film “Happy Bhaag Jayegi 2” along with Sonakshi Sinha, the budding actress decide to revisit her school St. Agnes’ in Byculla. Diana, met her teachers and the principal from her alma mater, which brought a rush childhood memories.

  • Vidya Balan has no plan to add the “Kapur” tag to her name

    There are those who would kill to be a Kapoor, but actress Vidya Balan is not one of them. The actress who is married to top film producer Siddharth Roy Kapur has no interest to change her name officially to one of the prestigious names in Bollywood.

  • First look: After Ranveer Singh’s Alauddin Khilji avatar, Raza Murad shares his look from Padmavati

    After playing the hide and seek for a really long time, the lead actors of Sanjay Leela Bhansali‘s ‘Padmavati’ finally revealed the character posters on social media. With Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and now Ranveer Singh, all the three stars and their characters looks have been highly appreciated. Last night, Ranveer Singh unveiled the posters of the menacing and daunting Sultan Alauddin Khilji that has created a lot of

  • Krti Kharbanda gifts herself a swanky car!

    Kriti Kharbanda, who made a stellar debut with Raaz:Reboot followed by Guest In London alongside Paresh Rawal gifted herself a luxury car recently.

  • Sharad Pawar slams Modi govt over ‘unprepared’ note ban, GST roll-out

    Mumbai: Voicing concern over “economic slowdown” and unemployment under the Modi regime, NCP chief Sharad Pawar today said the current situation of the country was a result of taking steps like demonetisation and GST roll-out without adequate preparedness.