Free Press Journal
  • Supreme Court refuses stay on culling of dogs in UP’s Sitapur

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to pass any order to stay the alleged culling of stray dogs by authorities in Sitapur in Uttar Pradesh following deaths of over a dozen children in the past seven months. As the apex court was urged to step in and stop the culling of strays by the municipal body in Sitapur, a vacation bench of Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel and Justice Ashok Bhushan directed

  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to oversee Haryana political campaign

    New Delhi: The AAP will launch its political campaign from Sunday in Haryana, where Assembly elections are due next year, with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal saying it will be done under his “micro supervision”. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will contest all the Lok Sabha and Assembly seats in Haryana on the strength of the development work done in Delhi by the AAP government, Kejriwal told a group of Haryana journalists here

  • Mohit Malik takes home-cooked food for on-screen daughter Aakriti

    Mohit Malik takes home-cooked food for child actress Aakriti Sharma, who plays his daughter in the show “Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala”. Mohit (who plays the role of Sikander) has been living in the city for over 10 years now but Aakriti (who plays the role of Kullfi) and her family shifted to Mumbai just five months ago.

  • Yami Gautam heads to Serbia for ‘Uri’ shooting

    Yami Gautam is headed to Serbia to start shooting for the first schedule of her upcoming film “Uri”. “Yami is all set for her first schedule in Siberia. As her fans and media have been tracking not only has she gotten fitter, but has gone through a makeover to dive into the character she is playing,” a spokesperson said.

  • Vicky Kaushal: Had an inclination towards cinema

    Vicky Kaushal has come a long way from holding an engineering degree to a career in acting and the actor says he remembers feeling alive when he entered Bollywood. The actor, who is fresh from the success of his latest “Raazi”, talks about his engineering days, the importance of education, the idea to take up acting as a profession and his initial struggle in the industry. “I

  • ‘Race 3’ actor Saqib Salem: Good script not enough

    Saqib Saleem says nowadays a good script is not enough for a film to become successful. Starting his career in Bollywood in 2011 with “Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge”, Saqib had to wait for quite a long time to get a big budget mainstream Bollywood film.

  • Maoist plan to assassinate PM Modi hollow threat: Home Minister Rajnath Singh

    Jammu: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s security was the top priority of the government and a reported Maoist plan to assassinate him was a hollow threat. “Security of the Prime Minister is the top priority. Maoists are fighting a lost battle. Maoist insurgency has considerably come down,” the Home Minister said.

  • UP: CM Yogi Adityanath seeks details after his aide is accused of seeking Rs 25 lakh bribe

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday asked for details in a case where his Principal Secretary S.P. Goel has been accused of seeking a Rs 25 lakh bribe, an official spokesman said. A Lucknow-based businessman has alleged that senior IAS officer Goel sought money to approve widening of a road to his proposed petrol pump. Adityanath asked Chief Secretary Rajeev Kumar to find out the factual position in the

  • Xtreme1 Racing League coming to India next year

    Mumbai: India’s top international car racers Armaan Ebrahim (29) and Aditya Patel (29) have joined hands to bring a custom-made two-seater sports car racing league to India in the first quarter of next year. The Xtreme1 Racing League or X1 Racing League will be held in a mix of track and street circuits. The league will include eight (8) city-based franchise teams, each comprising of 2 cars and 4 drivers.

  • sindhu darshan festival leh

    Sindhu Darshan Festival 2018: A festival in Leh that promotes communal harmony

    The Sindhu Darshan Festival is held every year on full moon day in the month of June in Leh in Ladakh district of Jammu & Kashmir. The three-day festival was first celebrated in October 1997 and is held every year since then. As the name suggests the festival celebrates river Sindhu, also known as Indus. A large number of people from different parts of the country participate in the festival. Sindhu Darshan