Free Press Journal
  • Federer Nadal Williams Wimbledon 2018

    Wimbledon 2018: Roger Federer, Rafel Nadal, Serena Williams; top 10 players you need to look out for

    The 132nd edition of ‘Wimbledon‘ is all set to kick-start from tomorrow. The defending champion Roger Federer, who has 8 All England Club titles, will be looking to continue his great form and win the record 9th title on the grass court. On the other hand, ‘King of Clay’ Rafael Nadal is on a high after winning unbelievable 11th French Open title earlier this month. He will be looking

  • FIFA World Cup 2018 Round of 16: FPJ’s dream XI predictions for Croatia vs Denmark

    Croatia will play against Denmark in the round of 16 today at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod. The team who loses will be out of the FIFA World Cup 2018 tournament and the team who wins will go into the quarterfinals. Both the teams have never won a World Cup title and will be eager to add their name to the list of World Cup champions.

  • From The President Is Missing to Trump’s America: 7 books that are making waves in the international literary market

    The President Is Missing
    Author: Bill Clinton and James PattersonThe President is Missing. The world is in shock. But the reason he is missing is much worse than anyone can imagine. With details, only a President could know, and the kind of suspense only James Patterson can deliver. Former US President, Bill Clinton, is a co-author of the book.

  • Think before you judge a person

    Just as it would be fallacious and short-sighted to judge a book merely by its cover, it would be equally judgemental and unjust to label a person based on a single act of omission

  • FIFA World Cup 2018, Round of 16: FPJ’s dream XI predictions for Spain vs Russia

    Spain have not lost a match since Euro 2016, although they have looked far from convincing after the chaos that saw coach Julen Lopetegui sacked before their FIFA 2018 first game. They will now play against host Russia in the Round of 16. The last competitive match between them saw the Spaniards prevail 3-0 in the semi-finals of Euro 2008. Spain have not lost a match in two years while Russia entered

  • Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan and Aryan at Akash Ambani-Shloka Mehta engagement ceremony

    Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta engagement! Look who attended the engagement of the year

    The son of Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani, Akash got engaged with his long-time beau Shloka Mehta in a grand ceremony at Antilia in Mumbai yesterday. The who’s who of Bollywood and other prominent personalities made their presence felt at what was one of the grandest engagement ceremonies ever. Not a surprise as Ambanis are famous for their lavish parties. The guest list of celebs is who made their presence felt is unending — from Shah Rukh Khan,

  • The Mavericks of Mussoorie: Life in the Corridors of Power by M. Ramachandran- Review

    Indian democracy and its bureaucracy is a very complex subject. Without understanding both, it remains mysterious how Indian democracy works. To know how Indian democracy works, it is a prerequisite to first perceive how its driving force, called Indian Administrative Services, that is, IAS, works. This book is a chronicle of a 38-year career of an upright, senior bureaucrat.

  • This Is How It Ends by Eva Dolan: Review

    This is How it Ends, is a meticulously conceived plot, packed with contemporary social issues, crime, drama and action. The story emerges as a psychological thriller cast through a social prism. Eva Dolan, a relatively newcomer in the crime writers’ block, has maturely woven the theme around a social cause, interlacing it with activism, crime and politics, rivalries, and relationships.

  • Agony Aunt helps you to deal with workplace problems

    Woes of a working mom
    I am a 34 -year-old woman. I just had a baby four months back. For the same, I took maternity leave. I am supposed to start working from this month, but I feel like I am not ready for it yet. I am not open to the idea of a nanny or a babysitter. My husband also works and there is no one to take care of the

  • Sex And The City: The fallout after pregnancy

    I was sexually active with my boyfriend and I got pregnant. He was shocked. After this, he became aloof and angry with me for getting pregnant. The fact is that I was not on the pill, but he thought I was, as I had mentioned a visit to my gynaecologist to discuss contraception. I had an abortion and he was physically there with me but was emotionally withdrawn. While he hugged me

  • Obsessed by Ruchi Kokcha: Review

    Imagine a seed planted with love. With proper water and sunlight, it slowly pops its head out and looks at the huge and seemingly vast world that greets it. There starts its growth story. Now imagine the sprout from the seed going back and joining the seed again. It’s a kind of suicide. Isn’t it? Why? Why not?

  • Here, There and Everywhere: Best-Loved Stories of Sudha Murty by Murty Sudha- Review

    In the introduction to Here, There and Everywhere, which is a collection of 22 short stories woven from the event-filled life of the computer scientist, philanthropist and author Sudha Murty, she expresses her special bond with her brother and renowned astrophysicist, Shrinivas Kulkarni. Murty begins on a note of warmth and regard and admits that the book is a part of her, which she has gathered tastefully and presented to Shrinivas, who

  • Savour these food items before you regret

    The rising emissions of greenhouse gases, erratic weather and temperature patterns might make us miss some of the food items that have always been close to our hearts, because they are about to go the way of the dodo, writes Shikha Jain