Free Press Journal
  • Indian billionaires’ wealth equals 15% of GDP, poor becoming poorer: Report

    New Delhi: Inequality in India is on the rise for the last three decades, so much so that the total wealth of Indian billionaires is 15 percent of the GDP, thanks to the “lopsided” policies of successive governments, Oxfam India said in a report today. It said the wealthiest in India have cornered a huge part of the wealth created in the country through crony capitalism and inheritance, while

  • Goa Budget 2018: CM Manohar Parrikar presents Rs 17,123 crore budget

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today presented in the state assembly a Rs 17,123-crore budget for 2018-19, an increase of 6.84 per cent over the ongoing fiscal, with a stress on education and job creation. Parrikar, who was undergoing treatment at a Mumbai hospital for a pancreatic ailment, returned here this afternoon.

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    ‘3 Storeys’ new song titled ‘Raasleela’ is a folk treat to celebrate festive spirit

    After a romantic track, the makers of 3 Storeys released a new song from the film titled ‘Raasleela’. ‘Raasleela’, is a fast-paced dandiya number, picturised on Navratri celebrations in the society. The song has been rendered by vocalist Sumedha Karmahe, composed by Amjad Nadeem and written by Alaukik Rahi and Amjad Nadeem.

  • 300 workers and some leaders who left Congress to join BJP have returned, says Sanjay Nirupam

    Mumbai: The Congress’ Mumbai unit chief, Sanjay Nirupam, today said that 300 workers and some leaders, who had left the party to join the BJP, had returned. Calling it a “ghar wapsi” (homecoming), Nirupam said that the move also reflected the sentiments of the people, adding that Delhi leader, Arvinder Singh Lovely, who had joined the BJP, had also returned.

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    Ex-employees reveal the reason behind the shutting of Strand Book Stall, blames current owner

    Unless you live under the rocks you might be aware of the iconic Mumbai bookstore ‘Strand Book Stall’ closing its shutters on February 28. The 70-year-old bookstore has over the years become a legend and was often frequented by popular personalities like Jawaharlal Nehru, APJ Abdul Kalam, RK Laxman and Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The bookstore was started by Padmashree TN Shanbagh as a book kiosk at Strand Cinema Hall in 1948

  • Saudi Arabia to spend billions on Western-style entertainment

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia announced plans today to spend billions on building new venues and flying in Western acts, in a total overhaul of its entertainment sector that would been unthinkable not long ago. Long known for its ultra-conservative mores, the kingdom has embarked on a wide-ranging programme of social and economic reforms driven by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

  • What Does Your Family Health Insurance NOT Cover?

    While more than 80% of the urban and rural population is not even insured, a major percentage of the rest are unaware of the fineprint of a policy.

  • varun dhawan, natasha dalal, Varun Dhawan's alleged girlfriend, Kalank, Varun Dhawan's gf, Varun Dhawan movies

    Forget break-up, Varun Dhawan and Natasha Dalal are apparently planning to marry this year!

    Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan relationship with his girlfriend Natasha Dalal is not new and it has been out for very long time although they have not it public yet. So the buzz is that Varun is planning for marriage, according to Filmfare reports a source close to Varun told the leading magazine that Varun and Natasha are planning to get hitched soon. And the marriage could take place this year, rumours of

  • Khushi Kapoor, Sridevi, Janhvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor photos,

    Sridevi’s younger daughter Khushi Kapoor is a budding fashionista, see pics

    For Sridevi and Boney Kapoor’s younger daughter Khushi, attending parties, making public appearances is nothing new. Khushi seems to be well aware of it all and is at ease with all the vanity which comes with being a star kid. Time and again, Khushi Kapoor has managed to impress us with her sartorial choices. Her pictures are the proof that she is surely a fashionista like her diva mother, Sridevi. Sridevi took

  • Akshay Kumar begins shooting for ‘Kesari’, shares the cutest photo from the set

    ‘PadMan’ Akshay Kumar has begun shooting his upcoming flick, ‘Kesari’, based on the Battle of Saragarhi, 1897 and shared a cute picture from the sets. Akshay wrote, “Innocent smiles galore on set today! Shooting with these lovely children playing Afghani kids in #Kesari based on the ‘Battle Of Saragarhi’, one of the bravest battles fought in India.”

  • Retail Leadership Summit 2018! Focus on Customer Centricity: Redefining Values and Valuations

    February 20, 2018, Mumbai: The 11th edition of Retailers Association of India’s (RAI) Retail Leadership Summit (RLS), presented by Reliance Retail Ltd., was flagged off in Mumbai with an inspiring opening speech by B S Nagesh, Chairman, RAI; Founder – TRRAIN. Organised by RAI, the Summit revolved around the central theme ‘Customer Centricity- Redefining Values and Valuations’.

  • Bengaluru: Major fire breaks out at Innovative Film City, Bigg Boss Kannada sets gutted

    Bengaluru: A major fire broke out on Thursday at the Innovative Film City in Bidadi, about 40 km from here, which gutted the sets of reality show “Bigg Boss Kannada” and melted down a wax museum, police said. The fire service personnel have doused the blaze. There were no casualties in the incident, Sub-Inspector A.V. Kumar told IANS.

  • PNB tells Nirav Modi to come up with implementable plan to repay dues

    New Delhi: Scam-hit Punjab National Bank (PNB) today asked billionaire diamond jeweller Nirav Modi to come up with a concrete and implementable plan to settle the loss caused to it by fraudulent issuance of Letter of Undertakings (LoU) through one of its branches. PNB said this in its response to a mail written by Nirav Modi, who allegedly cheated the bank of Rs 11,400 crore in connivance with a few bank officials.

  • Khalistani terrorist ‘not part of the official delegation’, says Canadian PMO

    New Delhi: Canada on Thursday assured that the Khalistani terrorist Jaspal Atwal “is not part of the official delegation to the PM’s visit to India, nor was he invited by the Prime Minister’s Office. ” Describing the Khalistani terrorist as an “individual”, the Canadian Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), in a statement, said, “It’s important to be clear that this individual is not part of the official delegation to the PM’s visit to