Free Press Journal
  • IPL 2018 Match 12 KXIP vs CSK: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    Kings XI Punjab will take on Chennai Super Kings at Mohali on Sunday in IPL 2018 and the match will be a crucial one especially for Punjab franchise. Kings XI are coming on the back of a loss against Royal Challengers Bangalore and are still looking for that elusive combination. The team needs its senior players in Aaron Finch and Yuvraj Singh to step up and captain Ravichandran Ashwin has to get more out

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    Ram Kumar passes away at 94; Why you need to know about the noted Indian modernist painter

    Noted Indian modernist painter Ram Kumar passed away on April 14 in Delhi. He was 94. His final rites were conducted at Nigambodh Ghat on Saturday. He will always be remembered for his contribution to contemporary Indian art for over seven decades. His death was confirmed by Vadehra Art Gallery, which forayed into publication with a solo show of Ram Kumar in 1996 with the name ‘Ram Kumar: A Journey Within’. Over

  • IPL 2018 Match 12: FPJ’s Dream XI for Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings

    An inconsistent Kings XI Punjab will take on in-form Chennai Super Kings in Match 12 of the Indian Premier League at Mohali on Sunday. MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings have made an impressive comeback with two back-to-back victories. CSK, in the very first match of the tournament, beat defending champions Mumbai Indians at Wankhede.

  • Commonwealth Games 2018: Kidambi Srikanth bags silver medal in badminton men’s singles

    Gold Coast : Star Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth ended his run at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Sunday with a silver medal in the badminton men’s singles final. The 25-year old from Guntur, who recently rose to the numero-uno spot at the BWF World Rankings, conceded defeat against Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei.

  • Commonwealth Games 2018: She worked very hard for this, says Saina Nehwal’s mother

    Hyderabad: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal’s mother, Usha Rani on Sunday expressed happiness at her victory in the women’s singles title in the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. In Day 11 and the penultimate day of the Games, Nehwal defeated her compatriot P.V. Sindhu by straight games in a high-octane clash to seal a 21-18, 23-21 win in the all-Indian finals to clinch gold in the badminton competition.

  • 8 injured as passenger train derails in Madhya Pradesh

    Katni (Madhya Pradesh): Five coaches of the Katni-Chopan passenger train derailed on Saturday, leaving eight passengers injured. Katni’s Sub-divisional officer of police (SDOP) Hari Om Sharma said, “Eight passengers were injured during the accident. Number may rise. Most the the passengers travelling were labourers.” The incident took place between Salhna-Pipariyakala in Katni district of Madhya Pradesh. The reason behind the derailment is yet to be known. The rescue operation is underway. More details

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    Unnao: Woman alleges rape by councilor

    Unnao (Uttar Pradesh): Adding to the list of rape allegations against politicians, a woman from Uttar Pradesh’s Safipur town in Unnao district has accused a councillor of raping her.

  • Uttar Pradesh: 16-year-old set ablaze by three persons in Kanpur

    Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh): A 16-year-old girl was allegedly set ablaze by three persons in Vaina village of Kanpur Dehat’s Rajpur area on Saturday. The incident happened on Saturday evening. The victim was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital and is currently under critical condition. Meanwhile, police has arrested one person, while search operation is underway for the other culprits.

  • IPL 2018 Match 11 RCB vs RR: Live Scores, Match Updates, Commentary  

    With one win and one defeat in their pockets in the IPL 2018, Royal Challengers Bangalore are set take on Ajinkya Rahane-led Rajasthan Royals today at Bengaluru. With victory in the last match against Kings XI Punjab, Royal Challengers Bangalore will seek to keep their winning momentum on. Opener AB de Villiers is in good form and is proving to be a strong support in the batting. Also, Umesh Yadhav gave a

  • IPL 2018 Match 11: FPJ’s Dream XI for Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals

    Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Ajinkya Rahane led Rajasthan Royals at their home ground today. Both the teams had a bad start with a loss in their first match in IPL 2018. But both also registered a win in their respective second match. While RCB defeated Kings XI Punjab by 4 wickets in their last match, RR defeated DD by 10 wickets in a rain-affected match by DLS method.

  • Kathua-Unnao rape cases: Has India’s political class and system let India’s daughters down?

    India is world’s largest democracy and 50% our population consist of women. The India of 21st century believes in equality and on one hand, we have young girls winning medals and becoming doctors, engineers, and scientists and making our country proud, but we also have cases of young girls getting raped, murdered and silenced just because they are different and not men.