Free Press Journal
  • Vijay Mallya assets freeze order in UK courts until April 2018

    London: Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya, who is undergoing an extradition trial in a UK court over Rs 9,000-crore fraud and money laundering charges, will be dealing with a parallel litigation around an estimated USD 1.5 billion worldwide freeze order on his assets well into 2018.

  • Steven Speilberg’s ‘The Post’ receives 6 Golden Globe Nominations!

    The news is that the Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep starrer ‘The Post’ has received 6 Golden Globe nominations.Tom Hanks has been nominated for the Best Actor award. Meryl Streep has also been nominated for the Best Actress award. The film has also received a nomination for Best Picture Drama.

  • Bombay High Court

    Petitioner wants Bombay High Court to declare her as father’s legal heir

    Mumbai: A 23-year-old woman from the city has approached the Bombay High Court with a contention that she, and not her stepmother, be declared the legal heir of her deceased father, so that she can get a job on compassionate grounds at her father’s place of work.

  • EC orders FIRs against channels showing Rahul Gandhi’s interview

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Wednesday directed the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Gujarat to lodge FIRs against TV channels that aired Congress President elect Rahul Gandhis interview as “it violated the law”.

  • Saif Ali Khan reveals sister Soha’s ‘embarrassing’ date story

    Soha Ali Khan launched her book titled The Perils of Being Moderately Famous yesterday and entire Pataudi family was present at the event and each one of them revealed something intersting about Soha but  fun part was when Saif Ali Khan revealed Soha’s embarrassing date story. “She had gone out for dinner once. It was before she had met Kunal…I hope he doesn’t mind me for saying it. It was kind of a date.

  • India down Sri Lanka by 141 runs to square ODI series

    Mohali: A disciplined India humbled Sri Lanka by 141 runs in the second One-day International and squared the three-match rubber 1-1 at the Punjab Cricket Association I.S. Bindra Stadium here on Wednesday.

  • BJP MP threatens IAS officer in UP

    Barabanki: A BJP MP from Uttar Pradesh has been caught on camera purportedly threatening a trainee IAS officer that she would make his life “difficult” during an argument over an anti-encroachment drive.

  • Piyush Sahdev estranged wife Akangsha Rawat finally speaks out about the rape case and divorce

    Piyush Sahdev estranged wife Akangsha Rawat was silent on the issue from quite a long time, but now she has revealed some information about the broken marriage and Piyush Sahdev rape case. Piyush Sahdev was arrested on 22 November by Versova police station after a model filed a complained against the actor for raping her, and now the actor is in Arthur road jail.

  • Maneka Gandhi writes to top filmmakers to provide safe workplace for women

    New Delhi: Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has written to leading film production houses of Bollywood, urging them to comply with the prevention of sexual harassment law to provide a “safe, secure and inclusive” work environment for women.

  • Jessica Chastain was worried about her career

    Jessica Chastain said she was worried that she would face consequences for her outspoken stance on the recent wave of sexual harassment and assault allegations. Speaking with The New York Times about her Golden Globe nomination, Chastain said she was afraid that her career would be hurt after she spoke out against the many alleged harassers and assaulter’s in the entertainment industry.

  • Gwyneth Paltrow to co-produce Broadway musical

    Gwyneth Paltrow is set to produce “Head Over Heels”, a new musical featuring the iconic songs of the femme rock band The Go-Go’s, on Broadway next season. Rick Ferrari, Donovan Leitch, Christine Russell, Louise Gund, Hunter Arnold and Tom Kirdahy are also on board as producers, reported Variety.

  • Chris Martin, Dakota Johnson dating

    Coldplay frontman Chris Martin and “Fifty Shades” star Dakota Johnson are reportedly dating.After first going on a date last month, Martin, who was earlier married to actress Gwyneth Paltrow for 13 years before their divorce last year, is holidaying with Johnson in Israel. He has also been taking advice on music from her, reports

  • If you’re a victim, come out and talk about it: Neha Dhupia

    Neha Dhupia feels ‘#MeToo’ – the campaign to raise awareness about sexual harassment – is not only valid for people associated with the entertainment industry, but for everyone. The actress says a victim should not hesitate to share one’s ordeal, and instead save innocents from facing same fate by talking about it.

  • Pets are family, don’t treat them differently: Dino Morea

    Dino Morea feels calm and de-stressed when he is with his two pets and urges people to treat them as family rather than abandoning them when not needed. “I have always been an ardent lover of pets, ever since I was 5 years old. Pets can change a person’s life in a positive manner. I feel calm and de-stressed when I play with my two pets – a Labrador, Maximus and an

  • How Diana Penty learnt discipline

    Diana Penty, whose grandfather served in the Indian Army’s Gorkha regiment, says it helped her to learn the importance of discipline. “My grandfather served in the Indian Army’s Gorkha Regiment. He would tell us stories of the skill and valour of the Gorkhas and how they were amongst the most feared soldiers in the world. Growing up as a fauji grandchild taught me discipline and to respect others,” Diana said.