Free Press Journal
  • Government opposes plea to enable the disabled perform Haj

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Minority Affairs on Wednesday opposed the plea seeking quashing of the recently issued Guidelines for Haj that barring the disabled from going on the pilgrimage and told the Delhi High Court that such persons were likely to suffer the most if any stampede or mishap took place.

  • 3 Indians sentenced to 517-year jail term in fraud case in UAE

    Dubai: Two Indian men and a woman have been sentenced to 517 years each in jail by a Dubai court for swindling thousands of people in a multi-million-dollar fraud case, the UAE media reported. Sydney Lemos, from Mapusa in north Goa, was the chief executive of Exential, a forex trading company in Dubai Media City. Investors lost over USD 200 million when Exential failed to pay out after promising 120 per cent

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    ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ movie video: Anupam Kher copies Dr Manmohan Singh’s walk to the T; must watch

    Anupam Kher is all set to play former Prime Minister Dr Manmohans Singh in ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ movie. A video of the actor portraying the former PM has been tweeted by news agency ANI from the sets and it is said to be from London. Talking about the video Anupam Kher can bee seen coming out from some office and walking out. He has mastered the walking style of Dr Manmohan Singh and

  • Chunky Panday on daughter Ananya’s debut: Was in tears after I saw the posters of ‘Student Of The Year 2’

    Finally the star cast of the Student of The Year 2 has been unveiled and one of the leading lady in the movie is daughter of Chunky Panday. This will be Ananya Panday’s debut movie and it has left her father Chunky Panday with tears in eyes. The actor spoke to PinkVilla about Ananya debut and said “I feel like standing on the roof and shouting. I am so excited. This is something

  • IPL 2018: Cauvery water issue protesters hurled shoes during the match; Ravindra Jadeja has a message for them

    Cauvery water issue has roped in IPL and people from the state are demanding ban on IPL. Peoples  outrage was seen during the match when three supporters hurled a shoe at Ravindra Jadeja on the filed in ongoing match. The three Naam Tamilar Katchi (NTK) workers were detained for hurling shoes inside the Chepauk stadium, Chennai, during an ongoing Indian Premier League between the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kolkata Knight Riders

  • Rashami Desai mind’s her own business

    Rashami Desai has always maintained a low profile. She has always been involved in her work and says that this has been a conscious effort. She says she has not been so much in the news lately, because she has been working on herself. “I was working on myself. There will always be new changes in Rashami and in the future as well, you will get to see some changes. I also

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    Supriya Pathak sought hubby Pankaj’s advice for a show

    Noted actor Supriya Pathak says she was initially uncertain about playing the role of Hansa Parekh in “Khichdi”. The actor, who is all set to reprise her role of Hansa, a lazy housewife who loves dressing up, in the third season of the show, says she was initially offered both the characters — Hansa and Jayshree, who controls the management of the house but enjoys gossip. The role of Jayshree was played

  • Bigg Boss, Bigg Boss marathi, Mahesh Manjrekar, Salman Khan, Mithun Chakraborty, Marathi Bigg Boss, Bigg Boss marathi launch

    Mahesh Manjrekar wants Salman as a guest on his show

    Actor-filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar says Salman Khan is happy that he is hosting the Marathi version of “Bigg Boss”. After its popularity in Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Bangla and Telugu-speaking markets, reality show “Bigg Boss” in set to have a Marathi version now with Manjrekar as its host.

  • “I never do a film for any social purposes. I do it for pure entertainment”, says R Balki

    Social issues may be at the centre of R Balki’s films but the director says his main aim is to always create a story that starts a conversation and is entertaining to the viewers. The director’s latest “Pad Man”, featuring Akshay Kumar, addressed the taboo surrounding menstrual hygiene in India and was based on the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham.