Free Press Journal
  • Sensex sheds 179 points on weak rupee, F&O expiry

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex slumped over 179 points to end at 35,037.64 today after the rupee collapsed to a lifetime low against the US dollar amid firming crude oil prices.

  • Nikki Haley praises India, says US supports India’s NSG bid

    New Delhi: US Ambassador to United Nations Nikki Haley, who is on a three-day visit to India, on Thursday, said the United States supports India’s membership in Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). Addressing a press gathering, Haley said, “India, a nuclear state, is respected widely because it is a responsible democracy. US also supports India’s membership in Nuclear Suppliers Group.”

  • ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’ teaser: Anil Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor movie is sweet simple love story

    The teaser of ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’ is released and it will make you nostalgic if you have seen Anil Kapoor and Manisha Koirala’s original song ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’. Talking more about the teaser, the opening scene shows Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s popular film ‘1942: A Love Story’ original track featuring Anil Kapoor and than the scene is fast forwarded to year 2018.

  • Beautiful Boy Trailer: Timothee Chalamet family drama is a roller-coaster of emotions

    Washington D.C., The first trailer of Amazon Studios’ family drama ‘Beautiful Boy’ is out and it promises an emotional roller-coaster for the moviegoers. Starring Timothee Chalamet and Steve Carell, the family drama about drug addiction is based on the father-son memoirs by David and Nick Sheff, reported The Hollywood Reporter. The trailer represents the fractured relationship between the father and son, with viewers soon get to learn that Nick struggles

  • Robin Williams was a whirlwind of energy: Bob Saget

    Los Angeles, Actor-comedian Bob Saget had a hard time fighting back tears as he emotionally reflected on the impact the late actor Robin Williams had on his life and his career. During the Hollywood premiere of the new documentary, “Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind”, on Wednesday, Saget opened up about his close friendship with Williams in an interview with etonline.com. “Oh, you’re killing me, you’re killing me,” Saget

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Spanish king Felipe VI to attend Spain’s match against Russia

    Moscow: Spanish King Felipe VI will arrive here to attend a FIFA World Cup match between Spain and Russia on Sunday at the Luzhniki Stadium. “The king will visit the Luzhniki Stadium to support Spain’s national team at the Round of 16 match at the World Cup,” the Royal Spanish Football Federation said on its website.

  • CBSE tells schools to suspends 5 teachers for miscalculating Class 10, 12 exam papers

    New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has served notices to schools in the city to suspend five teachers after miscalculations of marks were found in Class 10 and Class 12 board exam papers during reevaluation at the request of the aggrieved students. According to board officials, similar action is likely to be ordered by regional offices against schools where evaluation errors have been found.

  • RSS, Jana Sangh were not foremost fighters of Emergency: CPI-M

    New Delhi: The BJP seeks to project the RSS and the Jana Sangh as the foremost fighters against Emergency but this amounts to economising with the truth, the CPI-M has said. “While it is true that a large number of RSS leaders and workers were put in jail (during Emergency), it is also a fact that a number of them tendered apologies and declared support for the 20-point programme of the Indira

  • Actress-producer Dia Mirza, revelling in the success of "Sanju", says she wants to make a biopic on the life of eminent painter Amrita Sher-Gil.

    Being friends forever is vital for couples, says Dia Mirza

    Mumbai: Actress Dia Mirza, who is married to filmmaker Sahil Sangha, feels friendship is the essence of a strong relationship. The actress and philanthropist attended the pre-wedding celebrations of erstwhile Kurnool royal Adnan Ul Mulk and Nida Farooqui here on Wednesday. She hosted a ‘sufiyana’ evening here at a hotel.

  • Mehul Choksi, Gitanjali Jewellers

    PNB Scam: ED files charge sheet against Mehul Choksi, 13 others

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday filed a prosecution complaint against Gitanjali Gems owner Mehul Choksi before Mumbai Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) Special court, in connection with the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud case.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: FPJ’s dream XI predictions for Japan vs Poland

    In the final group E match of the FIFA World Cup 2018, Japan will play against Poland at the Volgograd Arena football stadium in Volgograd city. Japan need at least a draw against Poland to pass into the next round while Poland is already out of the tournament.