Free Press Journal
  • Trump terrified of sharks: Adult star Stormy Daniels, who claims to have had affair with US Prez

    Washington: United States President Donald Trump seemingly does not have a thing for sharks as he is ‘terrified’ of them. Adult film actress, Stormy Daniels, in an In Touch magazine interview conducted in 2011 revealed president’s odd fascination with sharks. According to Daniels, she once met Trump for a date in his bungalow at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

  • Mumbai Crime: 24-year-old masturbating pervert arrested at Marine Drive

    Mumbai: On Friday night at Marine Drive promenade a 34-year-old woman nabbed a pervert who was looking at her and masturbating. The Marine Drive police have arrested the accused, he has been identified as Rupak Akshad, 24-year-old man. He will be produced in court today.

  • Australian spinner Nathan Lyon to captain PM XI against England

    Sydney: Australia Test spinner Nathan Lyon will captain the Prime Minister’s XI against England in aTwenty20 match in Canberra next month, Cricket Australia said Saturday. Lyon played a leading role in Australia’s 4-0 AshesTest series win over England, playing in all five Tests and capturing 21 wickets at 29.23.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in two sectors

    Srinagar: The Pakistani Army on Saturday once again resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation along the Line of Control (LoC) in RS Pura and Akhnoor sectors of Jammu and Kashmir. The Indian Army is retaliating. The firing is still going on. This is the third consecutive day when the Pakistan Rangers heavily shelled civilian areas and border outposts (BoPs).

  • Thane: Fire breaks out at Babla Compound in Bhiwandi

    Bhiwandi (Maharashtra): A massive fire broke out at Babla Compound at Thane’s Bhiwandi, locals said on Saturday. As per the locals, the fire broke out due to a short circuit on Friday night.

  • Hafiz-Muhammad-Saeed

    Chargesheet against terror

    The chargesheet filed by the National Investigating Agency (NIA) against the Pakistan-based leading perpetrators of terror against India — Hafiz Saeed, the head of banned terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, and Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin, besides 10 Kashmiri separatists — should energise decisive action against these subversive elements. These colluders against peace in Jammu and Kashmir and their predecessors, have, for decades been conducting their nefarious activities with impunity and must be dealt

  • air india, jayant sinha, business, Minister of State for Civil Aviation, central government plans, Air India to be divest

    Air India flight suffers bird hit while landing in Guwahati

    Guwahati: Around 160 passengers, including Manipur Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren, had a close shave when their Air India flight suffered a bird hit while landing at the airport here. The Delhi-Guwahati-Imphal flight was grounded yesterday and passengers travelling to Imphal were left stranded. “Our AI flight was hit by a flying bird and airplane landed safely in Guwahati today,” Biren tweeted yesterday.

  • Why is Tiger Zinda Hai and Salman Khan given a royal ignore at the 63rd Jio Filmfare Awards 2018?

    Since many decades, the terms ‘commercial’ and ‘critically acclaimed’ have been used to denote two different kinds of films. The films that come under the latter category usually sweep all the awards. The commercially successful films meanwhile take away all the rewards! Mostly, they get shunned by the award ceremonies. But there have been times when commercially successful films have got critical acclaim and hence, have won awards. And rightly so! Last

  • Asia

    Good fences make good neighbours

    Not having learnt its lesson over Iraq, the United States seems all set to kindle the fires of another West Asian conflict and possibly plunge the world into an even more dangerously widespread conflagration. The bellicose tone of Donald Trump’s 55-page US National Security Strategy document, especially over Iran and China, and his proposed action in Syria threaten peace and stability throughout the region. Russia’s foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, has already warned

  • Caste Reservation

    Reservation: Separate electorates for different occupations

    The present system reserves certain constituencies in the elections for candidates from the Scheduled Castes. All the voters from that constituency — whether SC/ST or Upper Castes — have to select among the SC/ST candidates from that seat. Dr B R Ambedkar was afraid that in this system, only such Dalits would be elected who will toe the line of the upper castes or who promote the interests of the upper castes.

  • Four-month-old baby dies at Delhi hospital, kin allege medical negligence

    New Delhi: In a case of alleged medical negligence, a four-month-old baby died at a city hospital on Friday, after being administered a pain killer injection to provide temporary relief from the pain caused by stitch in the upper lip. According to the family, the baby was taken to Delhi’s Rohini-located Jaipur Golden Hospital on January 17 after the baby had suffered a cut in the upper lip.  They were informed that the

  • Ujjain: Traffic police, RTO clamp down on school buses

    Ujjain: After the Indore incident, the RTO and traffic police have been involved in an intensive checking of school buses. The traffic police stopped and checked more than a dozen buses on Hariphatak over bridge, on Friday morning. Chalans were handed over to those buses in which PUC faults, uniform and emergency gate was found.

  • Ujjain: Shiv Sena submits memo of five demands

    Ujjain: Shiv Sena handed over a memorandum of five demands, addressed to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday at Kothi Palace, to a representative of the collector.

  • PM Narendra Modi again calls for holding general, state elections together

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday once again called for holding general elections and state polls together. In an interview to Zee News, Prime Minister Modi said holding parliamentary and assembly elections separately has proved harmful to the federal structure of the country.

  • Thane: Headless man with a message on the streets

    Thane: Traffic on Teen Hath Naka momentarily came to a standstill on Friday morning as people were unnerved by the sight of a ‘headless man’ dressed in a blazer and holding a ‘severed’ head in his hand, meandering among vehicles. The pranksters were none other than the Thane traffic police: As part of their helmet awareness drive, the men in khaki had organised the stunt.

  • Ujjain: Free eye check up camp on birth anniversary of Shanti Swarupanand Giri Maharaj

    Ujjain: The birth anniversary of Mahamandaleshwar Swami Shanti Swarupanand Giri Maharaj will be celebrated on Monday according to religious and spiritual traditions. In 1977, on Basant Panchami, the swami initiated himself for ‘sanyaas’ at Prayagraj Kumbh under Mahamandaleshwar Swami Paramanand Giri Maharaj.