Free Press Journal
  • US court orders minors to be reunited with parents in 30 days

    Washington: A court in the US has ordered the government to reunite hundreds of separated minors with their parents within 30 days, in a first major rebuke to the Trump administration during ongoing furore over family separations at the border.

  • Carry out raids in night hours only in serious cases: Yogi Adityanath’s instruction to police

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed the state police not to conduct raids or serve warrants in the night hours, except in cases of serious crimes. The chief minister has issued clear directives to the police against raids or serving notices in matters related to simple civil cases during the night hours, an official spokesman said.

  • Tokyo passes strict anti-smoking laws ahead of Olympics

    Tokyo: Tokyo’s city government today passed strict new anti-smoking rules ahead of the 2020 Olympics, leapfrogging national legislation on lighting up that has been watered down after opposition from pro-smoking MPs.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Lionel Messi enjoys playing for Argentina, says coach Jorge Sampaoli

    Saint Petersburg: Argentine coach Jorge Sampaoli praised his team for their 2018 FIFA World Cup victory against Nigeria and said the match proved that FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi enjoyed playing for his country. Messi scored Argentina’s opening goal at the Saint Petersburg Stadium here on Tuesday evening. After Nigeria equalized through a penalty, Marcos Rojo’s late volley ensured Argentina were spared an early exit from the World Cup, reports Xinhua news agency.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Police Officer goes missing with rifle, search operation underway

    Pampore: A Special Police Officer (SPO) on Wednesday went missing here in Pampore district. The officer reportedly left Pampore police station with an AK-47 rifle along with him. Currently, a search operation is underway for the SPO. Since few weeks, the Valley has been witnessing a huge spurt in terror activity.

  • PM Modi’s security guidelines: MHA says not new, it needs to be reiterated from time to time

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry today said the guidelines it has issued for the security of Prime Minister Narendra Modi were not new, and these were required to be reiterated from time to time. In a statement, the ministry said it had recently reiterated the guidelines or standard operating procedures regarding security arrangements of VVIPs during road shows to all states and Union territories.

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    Bryan Adams on Princess Diana: We were great friends

    Los Angeles: Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Bryan Adams, who once wrote a song about Princess Diana, says they were very good friends unlike the reports that stated that they were once “romantically involved”.

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    Sunny Leone raises voice against animal testing for her cosmetics brand

    Mumbai: Actress Sunny Leone‘s cosmetics brand ‘Star Struck by Sunny Leone’ uses animal rights organisation PETA India’s cruelty-free logo as it is against testing products on animals. The brand will be featured on People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India’s ‘Companies That Don’t Test on Animals’ list, which recognises companies that sell only cruelty-free cosmetics, personal care, and household cleaning

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: FPJ’s dream XI predictions for Mexico vs Sweden

    Having won their first two matches, Mexico needs only one point against Sweden to qualify for the second round as group winners, yet a Swedish win will not only see the Swedes finish ahead of Mexico but could also eliminate them if Germany beat South Korea too. The match takes place at Ekaterinburg Arena today, and kicks off at 7:30 pm (IST).

  • We should take tips from Neha Kakkar: Dadlani

    Mumbai: Singer-composer Vishal Dadlani is all praise for his “Indian Idol” co-judge Neha Kakkar. He is so impressed with the former contestant of the singing-based show that he is willing to take tips from her.

  • Malaysia Open: P V Sindhu makes positive start, defeats Japan’s Aya Ohori

    Kuala Lumpur: Olympic silver-medallist P V Sindhu made a positive start, staving off a stiff challenge from Japan’s Aya Ohori in the women’s singles opening round at the USD 700,000 Malaysia Open World Tour super 750 tournament, here today. Sindhu, who had skipped the Uber Cup Finals to regain full fitness after claiming a silver at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, took some time to get into the groove before she edged out world

  • Monsoon Skin Protection: Follow these 10 steps to protect your skin during the rains

    The onset of monsoon can cause your skin to behave unpredictably. The humidity and stickiness often wreak havoc on the skin. Sometimes it could get extremely oily and sometimes it gets dehydrated and stretched. An appropriate skincare regime is a necessity in such a weather. Here are 10 simple tips to ensure that your skin stays healthy and glowing even during the rains.

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    Lalu Prasad’s son Tej Pratap Yadav to enter Bollywood with Rudra — The Avtar; check poster

    Patna: After joining active politics, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad‘s elder son and former Bihar Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav is set to enter the Hindi film industry. He released a poster of his upcoming movie on Wednesday. Tej Pratap, known for making controversial statements, unveiled the poster of “Rudra – The Avtar” via his Twitter handle. He features wearing a pair of aviators in

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    Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana keen to join hands with Shiv Sena if it quits NDA

    Mumbai: Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana leader Raju Shetti today said his outfit is keen on joining hands with the Shiv Sena if it quits the NDA government at the Centre and the BJP-led dispensation in Maharashtra. The Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana, headed by Shetti, had last year pulled out of the NDA and the ‘Mahayuti’ (grand alliance) in Maharashtra, accusing the central government of failing to honour its promises made to farmers.