Free Press Journal
  • Italy beat Saudi Arabia 2-1 in pre-World Cup friendly

    Rome: Italy, who failed to qualify for the World Cup in Russia, struggled to defeat Saudi Arabia, who played their first friendly in preparation for the World Cup in Russia.

  • Turkey down Iran 2-1 in pre-World Cup friendly

    Istanbul: The Iranian team, Spain’s opponents in the World Cup in Russia, suffered their first defeat on their way to the tournament, losing 1-2 to Turkey in a friendly match here. Turkey’s striker Cenk Tosun, who plays for Everton in England, took the opportunity to score in the sixth minute of the game after a quality pass from Mehmet Topal, reposrt Efe.

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    Mumbai: Cops seize injured, underfed horses from Nariman Point

    Mumbai: The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), last week, confiscated two horses from Nariman Point after they were seen getting used for ‘joy rides’ and were found in a sorry state. After PETA received a tip that two horses thought to have been used for joy rides were tied up without shade, food, or water opposite Tulsiani Chambers in Nariman Point, the group swung into action. The team immediately

  • 34 killed in Bihar, UP, Jharkhand due to thunderstorm

    New Delhi: At least 34 people were killed on Monday due to a thunderstorm that hit various states across the country including Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand. Of 34 people, 12 were reported dead in Jharkhand while 12 and 10 people lost their lives in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh respectively.

  • Alan Rickman was ‘frustrated’ with Severus Snape

    Los Angeles,The personal letters of Alan Rickman have revealed that the late actor was “frustrated” by one of his most iconic roles, Severus Snape, the sneering teacher in the “Harry Potter” movies. The revelation was made in the letters that were released for an auction. The archive was a personal collection of papers and letters that span Rickman’s 40-year-long career as an actor, reported Deadline.

  • Life age barrier has still to be broken in Hindi films: Veteran actress Poonam Dhillon

    Mumbai, She started her acting career even before she was 16, pursued her graduation three years after becoming an actor, did her MBA when her children were in senior secondary school, and at 56, she has received two honorary doctorates. Age has been no bar for veteran actress Poonam Dhillon in doing what she wanted to, but she says that barrier needs to be broken for both men and women in the

  • Is that Irrfan Khan watching the first Test at Lord’s between England vs Pakistan?

    If reports are to be believed, ailing Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan was spotted at Lord’s cricket ground watching England vs Pakistan 1st Test match. A picture of someone looking like Irrfan is shared by Furqan Bhatti who works as a cameraman for a news website. As everyone knows, Irrfan is suffering from NeuroEndocrine Tumor and is out of country for further treatment.

  • CBSE class 10 result 2018 declared: Four toppers score 499/500

    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) results declared today. Students who have appeared for the examination can check their results on the board’s official website The CBSE Class 10 examinations were conducted from March 5-April 4. Students can also check their CBSE Result on these websites,,,

  • Afghan forces mistakenly kill 9, mostly civilians: Officials

    Kabul: Afghan forces mistakenly killed nine people, most of them civilians, during raid on a house in eastern Nangarhar province which has been a base for the Islamic State group and other militants, officials said today. The raid, which took place late last night in Chaparhar district, also wounded eight other civilians, said provincial governor Hayatullah Hayat. A local police commander was among the dead, he added.

  • ‘Harry Potter’ star Matthew Lewis marries Angela Jones in Italy, see pic

    London: Actor Matthew Lewis, who essayed Neville Longbottom in the “Harry Potter” films, married actress Angela Jones in Italy. Lewis, 28, announced the news on his Instagram account with a photograph in their wedding attire, joking that his new wife made him miss the Arctic Monkeys show to get married instead, reports

  • All you need to Know about Personal Loan Eligibility Calculator

    A Personal Loan is an extremely useful financial resource. You can use it to take care of a host of expenses such as going on an international holiday, buying a car, urgent healthcare bills, or paying for your child’s education. However, you have to first qualify for a Personal Loan based on your lender’s eligibility criteria.

  • Govinda, Vijay Mallya,Govind Nihalani, Rangeela Raja, Mr Mallya, Vijay Mallya international scam

    Is Govinda really playing Vijay Mallya in Rangeela Raja? Here’s what Pahlaj Nihalani has to say

    If rumours are to be believed then former censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani has plotted a comeback role for his favourite actor Govinda in Rangeela Raja which is meant to blow the lid off a certain Mr Mallya’s international scam. Apparently Govinda plays a smooth suave womanizing scamster. His entire character and the look is based on a certain Mr Mallya.

  • Married duo Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover come together for this film

    Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover, who met on the sets of the latter’s debut film Alone, is all set to come together for a Hindi film. The duo, who has only been making appearances in reality shows and commercials together, haven’t done a film since their first movie in 2015.

  • Scientists create tiny lab to search for alien life on Mars

    Washington: Scientists have created a toaster oven-sized lab for a Mars rover that will drill beneath the surface of the red planet and look for signs of past or present life. The tiny chemistry lab called the Mars Organic Molecule Analyser (MOMA) is a key instrument on the ExoMars Rover, a joint mission between the European Space Agency and the Russian space agency Roscosmos, with a significant contribution to MOMA from NASA.