Free Press Journal
  • Rangoli design

    Diwali 2017: Easy rangoli patterns and designs to enhance your Diwali decor

    Diwali is never complete without a rangoli. The colourful piece of art adds a festive flair. The tradition of making rangoli designs started centuries ago and over the years the art has seen a transformation. Though it is called by different names in different Indian states it is made with common intention which is to bring good luck. Earlier, rice flour was used to create rangoli designs as it also acts as

  • Diwali sms

    Diwali 2017: Wishes and greetings to share on SMS, Facebook, WhatsApp

    Diwali, the festival of lights and love is upon us again. The festival is celebrated each year by lighting diyas, worshiping Lord Ganesha and Goddess Lakshmi, exchanging gifts and sweets, making rangolis and making delicacies. Diwali is the festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil. The festival occurs every year on the 13th lunar day of Krishna Paksha of the Hindu calendar month of Ashwin. In 2017, Diwali will be celebrated

  • Ayodhya hosts grand ‘Deepotsav’, Adityanath attends

    Ayodhya: Chants of “Jai Shri Ram” echoed on the banks of the Saryu river as actors portraying the roles of Lord Rama and Sita arrived here on a chopper decked up to resemble the mythological Pushpak Viman – in a recreation of Lord Rama’s return from 14 years of exile to Ayodhya – as part of a grand ‘Deepotsav’ celebration, attended by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

  • Sheila Dikshit knew about bank scam: AAP

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday said former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit knew about a ‘scam’ that happened in a city cooperative bank during her tenure but did not take any action.

  • Bombay High Court to hear on Friday PILs on strike by MSRTC employees

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today posted for hearing on Friday two public interest litigations (PILs) filed against the ongoing indefinite strike of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) staff. Justice S K Shinde, before whom the PILs were listed, said he would hear the petitions on Friday.

  • Central forces can’t substitute state police: MHA to states

    New Delhi: Amid a tussle with the West Bengal government over the deployment of forces in Darjeeling, the Union Home Ministry has told state governments that paramilitary forces cannot substitute state police and should be deployed only in emergencies.

  • Taj Mahal is a mausoleum built on Shiva temple: Vinay Katiyar

    Lucknow: Giving a new twist to the controversy surrounding the Taj Mahal, senior BJP leader Vinay Katiyar today said it was Lord Shiva’s temple called ‘Tejo Mahal’ which was converted into a mausoleum by Shahjahan.

  • Pictures of ailing Kader Khan are heartbreaking, but the legend can still smile! Respect

    Kader Khan who has made us laugh in almost all his movies has been unwell from a long time. And now, reports have surfaced that the veteran actor wheelchair-bound. The 79-year-old can barely walk and needs a wheelchair to commute. He also finds it difficult to speak. However, even while dealing with such a painful health condition, the yesteryear actor managed to flash a smile for the camera and the pictures went

  • Jobs in US, UK no longer lure Indians: Indeed survey

    Mumbai: There has been a sharp decline among Indians seeking jobs in two top destinations — the United Kingdom by 42 per cent and US by 38 per cent – attributed mainly to the political situations there, a new survey by top global jobs portal Indeed has revealed.

  • Exclusive: When SRK, Sushant and Sania Mirza came on Farah Khan’s show and set the stage afire!

    It cannot get bigger, better and hotter than this for a Diwali special. Shah Rukh Khan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Farah Khan and Sania Mirza coming together for a special episode and setting the stage on alight as both the actors danced to a medley of songs from Shah Rukh’s film. It was a Shah Rukh Khan special for the Diwali episode of Farah Khan’s show ‘Lip Sing Battle’ which

  • Secret Superstar reminds me of my mother: Vidhu Vinod Chopra

    Secret Superstar is currently garnering humongous response for its unique and intriguing storyline. The film is witnessing a positive word of mouth from audience and critics alike. Secret Superstar receiving a thumbs up for its heart touching content. All those present at the screening shared an overwhelming response to the film.

  • Sholay to DDLJ, these big films rejected by Bollywood stars will shock you

    Bollywood is full of mysteries and some time the mystery comes out in public. Many times big films are turned down by A-Lister heroes and heroines due to personal choice and time schedule. What one actor loses is gain for another actor. But after the movie is released it breaks all the records.  Here is list of films that were rejected by one actor and done by another actor and these movies

  • Shocking! West Bengal student ‘offered’ Rs 65 lakh to kill Mamata Banerjee

    A West Bengal student received an offer of $100,000 (Rs 65 lakh) seeking his help to assassinate Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The 19-year-old student from Behrampore in Murshidabad district received a WhatsApp message from an unknown number from Florida in the United States. The sender told him that he was recruiting youths from across India and that good money will be given to those who join.