Free Press Journal
  • Cricket’s lost talents! Narendra Hirwani: From record-breaking debut to oblivion

    Which bowler took 16 wickets on Test debut? Which bowler created the world record of taking most wickets in his first Test? To find the answer many people will have to use Google and the answer will be Indian wrist spinner Narendra Hirwani of Madhya Pradesh. Hirwani, who? Many people from the current generation might not have heard the name of Narendra Hirwani and after knowing about his record feat people must

  • Bollywood classics revisited! 7 interesting facts about Ek Tha Tiger

    Ek Tha Tiger was a mega hit on the Box-office and now the makers are coming with the second installment of ‘Ek tha Tiger’ which is ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’. Fans are eagerly waiting for the movie. The first installment of Ek Tha Tiger was directed by Kabir Khan and now the director of ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ is Ali Abbas Zafar who has directed Salman Khan’s biggest hit ‘Sultan’. The trailer of the movie will be

  • Dangal to Bajirao Mastani: Top 10 highest-grossing films in Bollywood

    Bollywood is world’s largest film-production centre. Millions are spent in making high-profile films. Bollywood actors put in a lot of effort into their characters in their endeavour to make their film among the highest grossing ones. Movies like Dangal, PK, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Sultan, Chennai Express and Bajirao Mastani has made grossed many crores globally at the box office. Here’s a look at the list of Top 10 highest-grossing films in

  • Virat Kohli at 29: Is Kohli the face of New India?

    Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli will turn 29 on November 5 (Sunday). Who is Virat Kohli? What defines Virat Kohli? What stands about Virat Kohli? These questions are not complex and Kohli ever since he made his debut for the senior team in 2008 against Sri Lanka in one day international cricket (ODI) great things were destined for this Delhi lad and he has overachieved in the last nine years. Indian skipper

  • Do not scowl, Smile like a baby

    Humans are unable to demolish the false glass ceilings of attachments, entanglements, lust, obsessions, greed, jealousy, anger and arrogance that shroud the mind, writes RAVI VALLURI

  • 30 Seconds Thrillers: Book Review

    Book Name: 30 Second Thrillers
    Author: K.V. Sridhar
    Price: 499
    Pages: 331
    Publisher: Bloomsbury India

  • The feelings of pain and suffering

    To define it simply, pain is of the body and suffering is of the mind. We could say that suffering is the pain of the mind. Pain is something we have no control over, but we definitely have a choice when it comes to suffering. Our mind is devious and adept at making a big issue out of inconsequential things, leading to anguish. For example, a toothache is a form of pain

  • Relive the magic of the silent era

    The Taj Mahal is back in focus and this time for all the right reasons. Propelling the iconic 17th century monument back into news is the resurrected Indian film of the silent cinema era Shiraz. The classic made in 1928 by Bombay Talkies founder Himansu Rai is a fictitious account of the events that led to the construction of one of the wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal.

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    Digging deep into Bollywood controversies

    When it comes to creating controversies, or adding fuel to fire, some Bollywood stars are always at the forefront. SHUBHARNA MUKERJI SHU delves deep into this matter of the cine world

  • Why no outrage against Bollywood’s Harvey Weinsteins?

    The barrage of sexual allegations against Harvey Weinstein has created a storm, and Bollywood too is caught in that whirlwind. Nikita Wadhawan tries to figure out why we brush the reality under the carpet 

  • Revision apps to help you ace your exams

    As the exam season approaches and revision sessions begin, it would be negligent to miss an opportunity to find a tech angle on exam preparation. So, what are the best apps to aid the revision process and help students achieve their best in exams?