Free Press Journal
  • Alibaba creates over 36.8mn jobs in 2017

    Beijing: Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba created over 36.8 million jobs in 2017 via its expansive retail ecosystem, a report showed. The company’s various e-commerce platforms like Tmall and Taobao, which cover over 500 million consumers, offered about 14.05 million jobs to online retailers in 2017, Xinhua news agency quoted the Renmin University of China report as saying.

  • Syrian media reports missile attack: France and US say they did not bomb Syrian air base

    France did not carry out a missile strike on a Syrian government air base early today that reportedly killed several people, the French army said. “It was not us,” armed forces spokesman Colonel Patrik Steiger told AFP. The US also denied staging the strike. Syrian state news agency SANA said the Tayfur air base was hit by “several missiles” that left a number of dead and wounded, without giving exact casualty numbers.

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    Actor Zain Khan turns Radio Jockey

    Mumbai: Actor Zain Khan Durrani, who was seen playing the role of a radio jockey in his debut film “Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz”, will foray into the profession in real life as well for the second season of radio show “Lamhe”. “Lamhe with Zain” is slated to go on air on April 16 on BIG FM.

  • UP Board Exam results will be out this month; new academic year to start on April 16

    Uttar Pradesh’s Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma announced on Sunday that the Class 10 and 12 results will be declared in this month. The new academic year will start on 16th April. This year the examination was strictly supervised and arrangements were made so that there are no cases of cheating in the exams.

  • Bharti Airtel introduces new 300Mbps broadband plan at Rs 2199; offers 1 year Amazon Prime subscription for free

    Bharti Airtel has introduced a new 300Mbps broadband plan for a monthly rental of Rs 2,199. The new plan offers 1200GB of ultra-high-speed data along with unlimited STD/ local call benefits. As per the Airtel’s website, users will get a bonus data of 1000GB valid till Oct 31, 2018, and will also get the option to roll over data to your next billing cycle. It will also

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    Aamir Khan encourages people to do “shramdaan” for Paani Foundation

    Since the past two years, the team of Satyamev Jayate has been actively working towards creating awareness and fighting against the drought situation faced by rural India with Paani Foundation. Led by Aamir Khan, the not-for-profit company witnessed success with nearly 50,000 participants in its first year.

  • Congress’ fast at Rajghat: BJP leader claims to have seen Congress leaders eating before fast

    The Congress president Rahul Gandhi who is leading a daylong fast against caste violence, communalism and the non-functioning of Parliament. On the other hand, Delhi BJP leader Harish Khurana has accused that he has seen a few Congress leaders eating at a restaurant in Delhi before sitting on a protest and observing fast at Rajghat.

  • Oh no! Bramhastra star Ranbir Kapoor down with typhoid

    Ranbir Kapoor is not really going through the most rocking of phases in his life. While on the career front he hasn’t had any remarkable success for the longest time, his generally-prolific love life too is at a standstill at the moment. In fact Ranbir admitted earlier this week that his life is pretty “dry” at the moment.

  • Rains lash many places in Punjab, Haryana; farmers worried

    Chandigarh: Rains lashed many places in Punjab and Haryana, including Chandigarh today, increasing the woes of farmers who fear damage to wheat crop. According to the MeT office here, rains lashed Amritsar, Kharar, Muktsar, Kapurthala, Sangrur, Adampur, Pathankot, Talwandi Sabo, Anandpur Sahib, Dhuri, Faridkot and Nangal in Punjab.

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    Maharashtra Plastic Ban: All you need to know about the ban

    The Maharashtra government in its ambitious ban on plastic bags, water bottles and other disposable plastic items in the state has sent many Mumbaikars in a tizzy as they face hardships will buying daily needy things and even while shopping for grocery.

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    BJP MLA rape case: Father of 18-year-old victim dies in judicial custody

    Unnao (UP): The father of an 18-year-old woman, who alleged that she was raped by BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar and his brothers, died while in judicial custody here today. Pappu Singh, around 50, was rushed to a hospital from the district jail last night and died during treatment today.

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    Apple likely to introduce iPhone 8, 8 Plus in red

    San Francisco: Apple is likely to introduce the red colour to its iPhone 8 and 8 Plus lineup on Monday as part of its partnership with Product (RED), an advocacy group dedicated to combating HIV/AIDS in Africa. Apple last year announced iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in a vibrant red aluminium finish as part of the partnership with Product (RED) charity.

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    Turmeric futures fall 1.16% on ample stocks

    New Delhi: Turmeric prices drifted lower by 1.16 per cent to Rs 6,448 per quintal in futures market today as speculators cut bets, triggered by adequate stocks position on increased arrivals from producing regions at spot market against low demand.

  • Shocking! Sajid Khan refuses to work with Jacqueline Fernandez in Housefull 4

    Sajid Nadiadwala had promised the entire cast of the Housefull franchise in the fourth instalment which begins shooting later this year. And sure enough, the enterprising producer has been able to accumulate in Housefull 4 almost every prominent actor who has worked in the three Housefull films far.