Free Press Journal
  • Cricket’s Lost Talents! Amol Muzumdar: A perfect case of being born in the wrong era

    Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman, Amol Muzumdar are all names of cricketers of a particular era. If you ask any layman, he wouldn’t come up with any distinction and would say like the first four, Muzumdar must have played for India. But, the bitter truth is that Muzumdar never got to play for India and always remained a domestic giant plying his trade for Mumbai Ranji side for close

  • Bollywood's forgotten stars, Chandrachur Singh, Forgotten stars of Bollywood, Bollywood, Chocolate hero of Bollywood, Chandrachur singh unknown facts, Chandrachur singh's family, chandrachur singh brother, abhimanyu singh, chandrachur singh life story

    Bollywood’s Forgotten Stars: 10 things you must know about chocolate hero of 90s – Chandrachur Singh

    Bollywood industry right now has many types of actors. However, the one thing is common in the film industry is chocolate heroes or lover boys. Yes, in this industry if you want to be the star, then you must have to do chocolate hero roles where you have to portray a lover boy’s image with passion. Just like that, in the late 90s era, there were actors like Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir

  • Padmavati Row: Bombay to Bandit Queen, 6 controversial films that might not have released in today’s times

    Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film ‘Padmavati’ has run into major controversy over an alleged lovemaking scene between Allaudin Khilji and Rani Padmini. Karni Sena held massive protests against the film, and last year in Rajasthan, even burnt the set of the film, apart from attacking the Bhansali. Latest report is that due to lack of documents, Padmavati’s release date has postponed, and recently a body was recovered on Nahargarh Fort with the message

  • Bollywood Classics Revisited! 10 things to know about Padmavati director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Bajirao Mastani

    Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s movies gets into trouble many times. Before Padmavati, Bajirao Mastani was on the target of some elements. But it cleared the stir and made it to theatres and went to be a blockbuster movie of 2015. But Padmavati seems to be in bigger controversy than Sanjay’s previous movies. Talking about Bajirao Mastani, even it was dragged into the controversy. A petition was filed stating that the song Pinga is

  • Untapped and under-rated: Meet Bollywood’s pool of unexploited potential

    It is a well-known fact that Bollywood is simply brimming with talent, both fresh and dated. In such an industry, it so happens that ‘stars’ who repeatedly play the same characters, are blindly  preferred over ‘actors’ who bring variety and experimentation to the craft, saving the audience the monotony. The stars walk away with the massive pay check, and these actors slowly become ‘has-beens’. We compile a list of some of the most

  • Coping with the challenges of life

    Life is not all hunky dory or full of copacetic situations. It constantly poses challenges, writes RAVI VALLURI

  • Arjun Rampal Birthday Special: Endearing pictures of doting ‘Daddy’ with daughters Myra and Mahikaa

    Handsome hunk Arjun Rampal turns 45 today. He was recently seen in ‘Daddy’, where he played the role of Don Arjun Gawli, giving one of his best performances. He is a doting daddy in real life, and is quite active with photo sharing on social media. Arjun frequently posts pictures of himself with his wife Mehr Jesia, and two daughters – Myra and Mahikaa.

  • Sanjay Mishra to Shah Rukh Khan: Take care as you can’t stop ageing

    With the advent of content-driven film being appreciated critically and commercially actors like Sanjay Misra are finally getting their due. After over 25 years of experience, “Kadvi Hawa” will be the second time (after Ankhon Dekhi), where Sanjay will be playing the lead role of a blind farmer in drought ridden village. This is also the first Indian film that that captures the very real threat of climate change. “The impact of

  • The energy of water has a lot to offer

    It’s tradition in our family to travel to a new place for every New Year’s Eve. It’s the time we all get a much-needed break and good amount of family time. Last year we visited Bali. We were staying at a beautiful hotel. Our balconies faced the vast ocean and it was a treat for the eyes every day to witness the beautiful sunsets of Bali. But I will make a confession

  • Gurdeep Kohli embraces mother-daughter bond

    Actress Gurdeep Kohli says a mother-daughter bond is one of the most beautiful experiences in the world. In an online video titled “The Good Girl” on Wednesday. Featuring actress Plabita Borthakur and Gurdeep, the video is a part of the mothers and daughters series. “A mother-daughter’s bond is one of the most beautiful experiences in this world. It is the purest relationship you can fall back upon without any inhibitions,” Gurdeep said.

  • National Milk Day 2017: A milestone and not a destination…

    For a country documented in ancient history as the land of milk and honey, India was in a pretty embarrassing position at the time of Independence. Its milk production in 1950 stood at 17 million tonnes and it had to rely on imports, a costly proposition for a young forex-starved country. Daily per capita consumption of milk across the 42 crore population stood at a measly 132 grams.