Free Press Journal
  • Dinesh Gundu Rao named new Karnataka Congress chief

    Bengaluru: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday appointed Bengaluru MLA Dinesh Gundu Rao as President of the party’s Karnataka unit. Congress General Secretary Ashok Gehlot announced the appointment of Gundu Rao as well as Bidar legislator Eshwar Khandre as the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee’s Working President – a post earlier held by Gundu Rao.

  • Zakir Naik: No plans to come to India till I don’t feel safe

    Mumbai: Zakir Naik, the controversial Islamic preacher who has been staying abroad to evade arrest in various cases in India, today said he would not return home till he felt “safe from unfair prosecution”. Naik’s statement, issued through his PRO here, came amid reports that he was being deported to India from Malaysia.

  • Facebook provided Airtel, Saavn access to user data among other firms

    New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio’s music app partner Saavn are among companies that could have had access to data of social media major Facebook, according to the submissions made by the US-based firm to the Congress. The company has named Airtel among firms having integration partnerships with Facebook.

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    Sonali Bendre diagnosed with cancer; Karan Johar to Abhishek Bachchan, Bollywood celebs send prayers, love and support

    To everyone’s surprise Sonali Bendre revealed that she has been diagnosed with high-grade cancer and during this hard time all her family and friends have gathered around her for support. According to the tweet she posted earlier today, she is currently undergoing a course of treatment in New York, a niggling pain led to some tests which resulted to this unexpected diagnos. Apart from her close friends and family,

  • 34 killed in Indonesia boat capsized

    Jakarta: At least 34 persons were killed while 155 others rescued after a boat capsized off the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, authorities said on Wednesday. A disaster management official said the number of passengers the ferry was carrying exceeded the maximum authorised capacity, reports Efe news. The capsize took place late Tuesday. It was enroute to Selayar island. The boat was also carrying 48 vehicles.

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    Disclosed! Priyanka Chopra is getting paid this much for Bharat; read to know

    Priyanka Chopra who is busy with her international projects will be returning to Bollywood from the movie ‘Bharat’. Priyanka has been cast opposite Salman Khan, and the movie is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. However, the buzz is that Priyanka is charging a bomb amount for her role in the film. If a report in DNA is to be believed, the Quantico star, who last united with Salman over 10 years ago

  • No more ‘Hindu meals’ on flights of Emirates airlines

    Dubai: The Dubai-based Emirates airlines has said it will no longer serve “Hindu meals” on its flights but passengers can order from a variety of other meals in advance to meet their religious dietary requirements.

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    10 people killed in Telangana firecracker godown fire

    Hyderabad: At least 10 people were killed on Wednesday when a fire broke out in a firecracker godown in Telangana’s Warangal Rural district, police said. Fire fighting personnel were at 1.30 p.m. still trying to douse the blaze in the godown near Kotalingala village, about 135 km from Warangal town.

  • Google Doodle honours inventor of first powered vacuum cleaner Hubert Cecil Booth

    New Delhi: To celebrate the invention of a powered vacuum cleaner by Hubert Cecil Booth more than a century ago, Google on Wednesday marked the British engineer’s 147th birth anniversary with an interactive Doodle. The Doodle depicts an operator cleaning a carpet using Booth’s first design, nicknamed “Puffing Billy”, which was powered by an engine so big it had to be pulled around by horses and parked outside the house to be cleaned.

  • I would love to wear diamonds any day, says Mithali Raj

    New Delhi: Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj says being a sport person makes no difference to her love for diamond — she likes to wear precious gemstones. “I think every girl or woman would love to own a diamond set as it personifies the true love and has its own significance. So there is nothing different with me… At the end of the day I am a woman and I

  • ASUS ZenFone 5Z with Snapdragon 845 chip launched in India

    New Delhi: Taiwanese smartphone maker ASUS on Wednesday launched its latest flagship smartphone ZenFone 5Z in India at a starting price of Rs 29,999. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, coupled with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage.

  • Mumbai monsoon brings maximum city to its knees; 5 incidents which broke spirit of Mumbai

    Mumbaikars had a terrible Tuesday, as they woke up to series of mishaps. Mumbai has always been a victim of rains no matter how tall the claims are of the civic body and state government authorities. But this is not the first time Mumbaikars have seen such mishaps. People staying in Mumbai have seen bigger mishaps than this which brought the maximum city to its knees. And most of the mishaps take place

  • Satyamev Jayate song Dilbar, Noora Fatehi, John Abraham

    Satyamev Jayate song Dilbar: Nora Fatehi’s belly dance is the highlight but we miss Sushmita Sen

    Old songs getting reprised is not new in Bollywood especially these days. ‘Humma Humma’ song from ‘OK Jaanu’, Tan Tana Tan Tan  Tan Tara’ from ‘Judwaa’ and now Sushmita Sen’s ‘Dilbar Dilbar’ song has been reprised in John Abraham-starrer ‘Satyamev Jayate‘. The new version of the ‘Dilbar’ features actor/model Nora Fatehi who sizzles and impresses with her belly dance. Though we can’t stop gushing at her moves, we can’t