Free Press Journal
  • Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize in Literature

    Stockholm: Acclaimed Japanese-born British writer Kazuo Ishiguro was on Thursday named the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature for 2017.

  • FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Maradona’s Kolkata trip postponed yet again

    Kolkata: Argentine football legend Diego Maradona’s visit to the city has been postponed for the fourth time due to security issues as his trip is clashing with the FIFA Under-17 World Cup. A day after the organisers claimed that Maradaona’s trip was “confirmed” for October 8-9 following a three-time postponement, the police authorities today refused to “give permission” with the U-17 World Cup getting underway here on October 8.

  • China to renovate Dalai Lama’s Potala Palace in Tibet

    Beijing: The 1,300-year-old iconic Potala Palace, the official residence of the Dalai Lamas in Tibet, in the provincial capital Lhasa will soon undergo a USD 1.5 million renovation, state media reported today.

  • Miss Grand Myanmar Shwe Eain Si

    Myanmar beauty queen loses crown for posting Rohingya crisis video

    Shwe Eain Si, a Burmese beauty queen has claimed she was stripped of her pageant title for posting a graphic video accusing Muslim Rohingya militants of perpetuating communal violence in Rakhine state. The 19-year-old was announced Miss Grand Myanmar in October 2016 at a beauty pageant organised by Hello Madam Group. In a video posted on her Facebook page Shwe Eain Si, she accused the Rohingya terrorists of leading a ‘media campaign’

  • Deepika Padukone to do a cameo in Shah Rukh Khan, Aanand L Rai’s next?

    Just a few days ago, pictures from the sets of Aanand L. Rai’s next featuring Shah Rukh Khan in the lead went viral on the web. Well, the pictures definitely created a wave considering that we don’t get to see 90s divas Sridevi, Kajol, Rani Mukerji, Karisma Kapoor come together very often. And now joining the league is Deepika Padukone, one of Shah Rukh Khan’s much recent co-stars.

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    Must watch: AIB’s Narcos parody video ‘Mitros’ is a recap of 3 years of Modi government

    All India Bakchod (AIB), the controversial Indian comedy group, is no longer new to controversy. Earlier this year, AIB attracted controversy after they shared a meme of PM Modi look-alike with a puppy dog Snapchat filter. After receiving several hate mails the post was taken down. And just when we thought that the comedy group is going to stay away from mocking the current government, here comes another video titled ‘Mitros’, a

  • Ways and means to reach new Indian goldmine smoothly

    Mumbai: The Indian food and grocery market is the world’s sixth largest, and this shows the huge potential the food industry has in India. This will further grow in times to come.

  • Indian Air Force is ready if two-front war breaks out: Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa

    New Delhi: Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal B.S. Dhanoa on Thursday said that the Indian Air Force (IAF) is capable of fighting a two-front war in full synergy. Dhanoa, while addressing the media at IAF’s annual press conference here, said any decision on surgical strike involving the IAF has to be taken by the government, adding that they are “ready to take on any challenge.”

  • Radhe Maa photo controversy: Delhi Police promises action against offenders

    New Delhi: After a picture of self styled god woman Radhe Maa sitting on the chair of Vivek Vihar Station House Officer (SHO) Sanjay Sharma went viral, the Delhi Police PRO on Thursday asserted that action will be taken against the guilty. Delhi Police PRO, Deependra Pathak, said that Sharma, along with five other police men, have been sent to district lines.

  • Jammu & Kashmir hosts its first ever T20 tournament for women, CM Mufti extends full support

    Jammu and Kashmir has churned out a lot of cricket talent in past. Spinner Pervez Rasool made history by representing India earlier this year at an international level. Then came a group of young cricketers from Uri, who are trying to make it big by taking part in local games in Pune. And now the state has taken a step forward empowering the sport in the valley by hosting it’s first ever

  • Kangana-Hrithik controversy: Kangana’s email to Hrithik about Deepika Padukone leaked

    The war seems not to end between Kangana Ranaut and Hrithik Roshan, the controversy is taking its own shape and each one of them is defending there self’s. Kangana slammed Hrithik Roshan, Rakesh Roshan and Aditya Pancholi on a TV show Aap ki Adalat and from their the flame of bitterness rose. Aditya slammed legal notice to Kangana for making false statement and even women commission slammed a legal notice to Kangana