Free Press Journal
  • IPL Final: CSK captain MS Dhoni challenges Dwayne Bravo for a 3-run dash after the match; find out who is the fastest

    Age is just a number for MS Dhoni, the 36-year-old cricketer and Chennai Super Kings captain has guided CSK seven times in Indian Premier League (IPL) final and in that won three times. A latest video is going viral on social media where Dhoni is challenging his teammate Dwayne Bravo for a three-run dash after Chennai’s 8-wicket win over SunRisers Hyderabad in the IPL final in Mumbai.

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    Bedsheets to protect EVMs from severe heat, dust: Palghar Collector

    Palghar (Maharashtra): Bedsheets, cloth and fans were used to protect the EVMs from extreme heat, harsh sunlight or dust in Monday’s bypolls held in Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra, said Palghar Collector Prashant Narnaware.

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    Bihar farmers protest against low pulse, wheat prices

    Patna: Hundreds of Bihar farmers on Monday protested against falling pulses and wheat prices and failure of the BJP-led Central government to provide them Minimum Support Price (MSP) as promised four years ago.

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    Women in ‘Veere Di Wedding’ have taken script to another level: Sumeet Vyas

    Sumeet Vyas, who will soon be seen in “Veere Di Wedding”, says his co-stars Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Swara Bhasker and Shikha Talsania have taken the script of the forthcoming film to another level. “It was a special experience. They’re all supremely talented people and so focused. It was inspiring to see how committed Kareena is. She’s so focused and driven. Same goes for Sonam, Swara and Shikha. They’ve really

  • Nothing wrong between Luv Ranjan and I: Kartik Aaryan

    Kartik Aaryan, who is riding high after the success of his last film “Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety”, says there is nothing wrong between him and his mentor and director Luv Ranjan. Kartik and Ranjan have worked together in four films, after starting their career together with “Pyaar Ka Punchnama”, “Akaash Vani”, “Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2” and “Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety”.

  • Sunanda Pushkar’s mail, messages taken as a “dying declaration”: Police to court

    New Delhi: “I have no desire to live…all I pray for is death,” Sunanda Pushkar wrote in an e-mail to her husband Shashi Tharoor nine days before she was found dead in a luxury hotel room here, police has told a city court. The police also told the court that Sunanda’s death was due to poisoning and 27 tablets of Alprax were found in her room but it was not clear how

  • ED slapped Rs 14-cr penalty on Videocon, 6 group companies in 2017: Report

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate in Mumbai had levied a penalty of Rs 14 crore on Videocon, along with six group companies and Venugopal Dhoot in May 2017, according to a leading economic daily on Monday. It said the penalty was imposed following a reference from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) which had examined these entities as part of a probe into conflict of interest allegations against ICICI CEO Chanda Kochhar

  • China stopping devotees from taking dip in Mansarovar Lake, says a priest Kailash Mansarovar

    China: Devotees at Kailash Mansarovar are alleging that the Chinese authorities are not allowing them to take a “holy” dip in the Mansarovar Lake, according to a priest, who is leading a delegation of devotees from India. In a video posted on Twitter, a priest named Sanjeev Thakur has claimed China has issued an order that has barred the devotees from taking a dip in the Mansarovar Lake.

  • No GST on leasing of land by farmers: Government

    New Delhi: The government on Monday dismissed rumours that farmers would now have to pay 18 per cent GST when they lease out their land from June 1, calling such reports “factually incorrect” and “misleading”. The clarification came a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the Congress of spreading lies among farmers that if they give their land on contract farming, the government will charge them 18 per cent GST.

  • Mulayam, Akhilesh move Supreme Court seeking time to vacate official residences

    New Delhi: Samajwadi Party leaders and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son Akhilesh Yadav approached the Supreme Court on Monday to extend their stay in their official residences. The father-son duo have sought appropriate time to vacate their official residences allocated by the Uttar Pradesh government. They moved the apex court as by its May 7 judgment, the court had set aside a provision of a law

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    Kumaraswamy’s remarks absolutely demeaning: BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP on Monday termed as “absolutely demeaning” the remarks of Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy that he was at mercy of Congress and not of the state’s 6.5 crore people, saying he has become “chief manager of the Congress’ ATM machine” in the state. Talking to media persons here, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said Kumaraswamy’s remarks were akin to abusing democracy.

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    Match fixing: Who is Robin Morris? Former Mumbai cricketer who is under scanner

    Al Jazeera channel carried out a sting operation which has found out that alleged that the pitches were doctored in three Test matches featuring India. The Test matches in question are India vs Sri Lanka in Galle Test played between July 26-29, 2017, India vs Australia in Ranchi played between March 16-20, 2017 and India vs England in Chennai played between December 16-20 in 2016. The sting operation was carried on one