Free Press Journal
  • Dev Diwali

    Dev Diwali 2017: Significance, tithi, celebration and all you need to know

    Dev Diwali, also known as Dev Deepawali, is a festival celebrated in the Hindu month of Kartik, which is believed to be Diwali of Gods. The festival falls on Kartik Purnima which comes 15 days after Diwali. It is celebrated with great pomp and show in Varanasi. The holy city of Varanasi celebrates the festival by lighting thousands of diyas on the steps on the ghats of river Ganga. The day marks

  • Kamal Rashid Khan aka KRK threatens to commit suicide, twitteraties started trolling him

    Self-proclaimed critic Kamal Rashid Khan aka KRK has made headlines one more time and this time he has threatened to commit suicide. The actor has released a press release in which he has threatened to commit suicide.This particular press release has been put up on the official Twitter handle of KRK Box Office. It reads, “I request @TwitterIndia and staff Ms. Mahima Kaul, Viral Jani and Mr. Taranjeet Singhto restore my account

  • No consensus over listing Masood Azhar as global terrorist: China

    Beijing: China today indicated that there was no change in its policy of blocking India’s efforts to list Pakistan-based JeM chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist by the UN, saying there was still no consensus over the issue.

  • Raj Thackeray meets Fadnavis over hawkers issue

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) president Raj Thackeray today met Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to discuss the issue of illegal hawkers in Mumbai.

  • Saharanpur clashes: HC gives bail to Bhim Army chief

    Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court today granted bail to Chandrashekhar, the chief of dalit outfit Bhim Army who was arrested on June 8 in connection with Thakur- Dalit clash in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur district.

  • Tyrese Gibson threatens to quit ‘Fast & Furious’

    Tyrese Gibson said he will not return to “Fast & Furious” franchise if Dwayne Johnson, who he calls a “clown” and a “selfish champ,” is in the ninth film. Gibson had a feud with the former WWE star over the movie’s delayed release date. “Hello world… I’m sorry to announce that if Dwayne is in Fast9 there will no more Roman Peirce. You mess with family and my daughters survival I mess

  • Beyonce joins cast of ‘The Lion King’ as Nala

    Singer Beyonce Knowles will be a part of Disney’s upcoming live-action version of “The Lion King”. The announcement was made by Disney on Wednesday. Beyonce will be playing the character of Nala, a lion who is the love interest of the film’s protagonist Simba.

  • Are Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber dating again

    Singers Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber, who dated each other on and off between 2011 and 2014, are having a good time together again.After being spotted together several times earlier, Gomez and Bieber were seen enjoying each other’s company during a bike ride on Wednesday, report

  • Life lessons from Shehenshah of B’wood

    ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ fame actress Aahana Kumra considers Shehenshah of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan a “very humble” person, and feels that one must learn from his humility and love that he spreads.

  • Acting in ‘Hotel Mumbai’ was harrowing: Dev Patel

    Dev Patel says acting in “Hotel Mumbai” was “harrowing experience” and an eye-opener in realising the travails of the victims of the 2008 terrorist attack on the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel. Patel recounted his experience of making the film when asked during a discussion if he would like to star in a movie about British colonial rule in India.

  • Uttarakhand floods: After four years, 20 families still homeless

    Uttarkashi (Uttarakhand): Twenty families who were displaced during the 2013 floods in Uttarakhand have again approached the government in the hope that they will be resettled. The families, from Kafnaul village in Barkot area, yesterday met Uttarkashi District Magistrate Ashish Kumar Chauhan to apprise him of their situation.