Free Press Journal
  • Kiara Advani spills the beans on her real life ‘Lust Stories’ and describes what sex means to her

    Kiara Advani has become a newsmaker of the month, thanks to her smashing performance in Netflix special, ‘Lust Stories’. The name itself is explanatory but if you are still unclear with the whole concept of the show, ‘Lust Stories’ has a compilation of four anthologies directed by ace filmmakers Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap, Dibaker Banerjee and Karan Johar. The MS Dhoni star plays a role of a

  • Happy that Oscar Academy has diversified: Ali Fazal

    Mumbai: Actor Ali Fazal, who is among the Indian talent invited by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences to be a member, says it makes him glad that the Oscar-giving body is making strides to diversify and become inclusive. Ali is one among the 928 artistes and executives, who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures across the world, to have got an invitation from the Academy to

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    DCP booked for raping woman constable’s daughter in Aurangabad

    Aurangabad, A senior police officer here was booked today for allegedly raping a 23-year-old daughter of a woman constable on the pretext of providing her job, an official said. According to a complaint filed by the victim, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone II) Rahul Shrirame allegedly sexually assaulted her repeatedly between February and June 21, the police said.

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    Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams seeded 25th in women’s, Roger Federer men’s top seed

    London: Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams has been seeded 25 for this year’s women’s singles by the organisers despite being ranked 183 in the world. The 36-year-old — who was not seeded for the French Open — has made only a tentative return to action following complications during daughter Alexis Olympia’s birth last September.

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    Rs 2,000 crore GST evasion unearthed in 2 months

    New Delhi: The GST investigation wing has detected tax evasion of over Rs 2,000 crore in two months, and data analysis reveals that only 1 per cent of over 1.11 crore registered businesses pay 80 per cent of the taxes, a senior official said today. CBIC member John Joseph said alike small businesses who are making mistakes while filing GST returns, multinationals and big corporates too have slip-ups.

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    Food items in multiplexes expensive, why can’t Maharashtra government regulate: Bombay High Court

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today asked the Maharashtra government why it could not regulate the prices of food items being sold at exorbitant rates in multiplexes across the state. Observing that the prices of such items were often “exorbitant,” a bench of justices Ranjit More and Anuja Prabhudessai directed the state to examine the Bombay Police Act to see if it can be used to regulate prices of eatables being sold

  • PM Narendra Modi to address rally in Maghar, offer ‘chadar’ at Kabir’s ‘mazaar’ tomorrow 

    Gorakhpur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public rally and lay the foundation stone of a research institute at Maghar in Uttar Pradesh tomorrow to mark the 500th death anniversary of Kabir Das, the mystic poet and saint. According to an official statement issued in New Delhi, the prime minister will offer a ‘chadar’ at the ‘mazaar’ of Kabir. He will visit the Sant Kabir cave and unveil a

  • Ex-Finance Minister P Chidambaram’s kin abducted & killed, ‘killers’ held: Cops

    Coimbatore, A knitwear exporter, a relative of senior Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram, was abducted and killed by a three-member gang, the police said today. The three men were arrested late last night from a town near Vellore, they said. The family of C Shivamurthy, 47, had lodged a missing person complaint on June 25 in neighbouring Tirupur after he failed to return home from office. On receiving

  • Germany probes 21 deaths linked to poisoned sandwich case

    Berlin: Police in Germany are investigating the premature deaths of 21 people going back to the year 2000, following the arrest of a man suspected of trying to poison a colleague’s sandwich. Bielefeld police said today the deaths, which occurred at the company the man worked for, included a “remarkably high number of heart attacks and cancers.”

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    Irrfan Khan’s spokesperson refutes reports of Shah Rukh Khan handing his London house keys to him

    A few days back news was circulating that Irrfan Khan wanted to meet his friend Shah Rukh Khan before leaving for London for treatment. And even Shah Rukh came rushing after he came to know and spent two hours with ailing Irrfan, and he also handed over his London house keys to Irrfan. Shah Rukh wanted to make sure that Irrfan and his family felt at home in London while battling the

  • Anushka Sharma celebrates ZERO wrap up with Shah Rukh Khan and Aanand L Rai

    It has only been a week since Shah Rukh Khan finished shooting for his upcoming film, Zero. Helmed by Aanand L Rai, the film will narrate the story of a vertically challenged man played by SRK. The superstar returned from Orlando schedule this past weekend. Now, at the wrap-up celebrations, Anushka joined the cast and crew and enjoyed the completion of the film.

  • Vijay Mallya has no change of heart, law is catching up: BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP on Wednesday said Vijay Mallya has had no change of heart and he was not willing to clear his loans as the law was catching up with the fugitive liquor baron. “This is not a change of heart that he wants to repay the money (to banks) but the fact is that the law is catching up with those who felt entitled to play with the law,” spokesperson Sambit

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    Kerala government to honour 76 medical professionals for Nipah service 

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government on Wednesday decided to honour 76 medical professionals at the Kozhikode Medical College Hospital for their dedicated and committed service during the Nipah virus outbreak. The decision was taken at a weekly cabinet meeting held here.

  • Identify and track, CRPF’s policy for Amarnath pilgrims

    Srinagar: After last year’s attack on an unescorted bus of Amarnath pilgrims, the CRPF has this year adopted an “identify and track policy” for vehicles ferrying devotees to the annual cave shrine pilgrimage in Kashmir Himalayas beginning on Thursday. To ensure identification, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), primarily responsible for the security of the pilgrims, in coordination with other state and Central agencies, has set up multiple Help Desks and Tourist Reception Centres

  • Shreyas Talpade reveals heartwarming first picture of his little angel; See Pic

    Shreyas Talpade, who is busy acting as well as directing films, was thrilled about turning father earlier this year. The two month old daughter Aadya, which was born through surrogacy, is not surprisingly the apple of the eye of the Talpade family. And it seems that the actor will now miss being around the little tot as he has work commitments to fulfill.