Free Press Journal
  • DRI busts international hawala racket, arrests Jet Airways crew member

    New Delhi: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence today claimed to have busted an international hawala racket after arresting two people, including a woman Jet Airways employee who was allegedly trying to smuggle out foreign currency worth over Rs 3 crore. The DRI officials intercepted the Jet Airways flight attendant when she had boarded a plane that was scheduled to take off for Hong Kong yesterday, the agency said in a statement.

  • BJP governments have no plan to close madrassas: Shahnawaz Hussain

    New Delhi: The BJP governments at the Centre and in Uttar Pradesh had no plans to shut down the madrassas and were, instead, working towards the modernisation of education imparted in these institutes, party spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain said today.

  • Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary are engaged! Check out the video

    Apparently, rumours of Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary getting engaged have been doing the rounds, but there is no smoke without fire and it seems that they were engaged on Valentine’s Day last year. A video is going viral on social media shot by Kishwer Merchant where she is asking the duo “Yuvika, mujhe pata chala hai tere baare mein. Ungli dikha. Valentine’s Day par kya hua tha? (I have got to know

  • Telecom services cost may rise by 10% in absence of tax relief

    New Delhi: Telecom body TAIPA expects 50,000 mobile tower installations in coming fiscal with considerable tax implications and in absence of concessions from the government, cost of mobile services may become dearer by 10 per cent.

  • Check out: Sara Ali Khan spends quality time with some kids

    With many star kids making their way to Bollywood, Saif Ali Khan and ex-wife Amrita Singh’s daughter Sara Ali Khan is all set to enter the big world of Bollywood with her debut film, Kedarnath. The film has already completed two schedules and will be releasing at the end of the year.

  • ‘Saudi increases India’s Haj quota’, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

    New Delhi: Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday said that Saudi Arabia has increased India’s Haj quota. This is the second hike in two years, taking the number of pilgrims who can perform Haj from the country to 1.75 lakh. Naqvi further credited the achievement to popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and India’s ties with Saudi Arabia.

  • Bombay High Court

    Liberally interpreting MTP Act, Bombay High Court allows abortion

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today allowed a city woman to terminate her 28-week pregnancy, taking into consideration among other things the mental trauma she was likely to suffer as her foetus was found to have severe abnormalities.

  • In pictures: Yami Gautam looks extremely seductive in her latest photoshoot

    The beautiful Yami Gautam left everyone speechless with her role in Kaabil where she played a visually impaired. The actress is now sizzles on the cover page of Maxim magazine January 2018 edition. Her pictures from the magazines are too hot and the steamy pictures are going viral on internet. The Kaabil actress was snapped by Photographer Prasad Naik wearing a trendy blue jacket with sexy lace lingerie underneath.

  • MLAs bat for release of cricketers held for playing Pak anthem

    Jammu: Congress legislator Usman Majeed and Independent MLA Engineer Rashid today strongly raised in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly the issue of four cricketers being detained for allegedly playing the Pakistani national anthem before a cricket match in Bandipora district on Sunday.

  • Gulfam Khan finds Avika Gor adorable

    Gulfam Khan has hailed her “Laado – Veerpur Ki Mardaani” co-star Avika Gor and said she is adorable.”Avika is really very hardworking and filled up with positive vibes. She brings a lot of happiness to the show. She surprises me everyday on the sets. She is really adorable,” Gulfam said.

  • Ed Sheeran is ketchup crazy

    Singer Ed Sheeran has appointed his crew to ensure there’s always a bottle of tomato ketchup on hand wherever he goes.”Ed’s made no secret of his Heinz Ketchup obsession and has run out of patience with going to places that don’t serve it while he is touring. He has made it a duty of key members of his entourage to carry a bottle wherever he goes so he can have it with

  • Hemsworth wants to keep playing Thor

    Chris Hemsworth has said that if given an opportunity, he would love to keep on playing superhero Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.The 34-year-old actor will be next seen in “Avengers: Infinity War”, alongside other MCU veterans, such as Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo and Jeremy Renner.

  • Justin Timberlake announces his next tour

    Actor-singer Justin Timberlake has announced ‘Man of the Woods’ tour to promote his new LP. The 36-year-old star announced in a video that he will be embarking on a brand-new tour. “The outdoors is the inspiration for a lot of these songs. That’s the main idea. The tour will be able to bring the outside in,” Timberlake explained in the clip.

  • Confirmed: Gwyneth Paltrow, Brad Falchuk engaged

    Gwyneth Paltrow and her writer-producer boyfriend Brad Falchuk have got engaged. The couple shared the news with their fans in a joint statement, according to Good Morning America.

  • Bigg Boss 11: We are not friends, says Vikas Gupta on Shilpa Shinde

    Lonavala: “Bigg Boss” contestant Vikas Gupta’s equation with fellow contestant Shilpa Shinde may have improved over time but the producer says they are not friends. Shilpa, who became a household name as Angoori Bhabhi of “Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai”, had alleged that Vikas was behind her ouster from the popular TV show.