Free Press Journal
  • Makers of Gold starring Akshay Kumar have recreated 1948’s iconic Olympic stadium for the film’s shoot

    Makers of Gold starring Akshay Kumar in the lead role have recreated the iconic Olympic stadium of 1948 for the shoot of the film. The team shot all their match sequences at Odsell Stadium built on the same model as the Wembley Stadium, which was where India won its first Olympic gold as a free nation. The makers have gone an extra mile by depicting the exact stadium where 1948’s Olympic Games

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    Injustice being done to railway online exam aspirants: Congress MP

    New Delhi: Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan on Monday alleged that the railways are doing an injustice to the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) online exam aspirants by sending them to far-flung areas to appear in the examination. “RRB examination is to be held on August 9. And the Railway Ministry is arranging seats of many candidates far from their house, as well as their respective states,” Ranjan, the Lok Sabha MP from Supaul

  • Amar Singh praises PM Modi, creates buzz in political circles

    Lucknow: Former Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh may be down but not out, yet. Amid talk of a larger Opposition unity, Mahagathbandhan, or a federal front, Singh is quietly weighing his options. The fact is everyone in the Uttar Pradesh BJP is talking about Singh’s newfound love for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Quietly stoking Singh’s ambitions are two political realities of Uttar Pradesh: first, the socialist citadel

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    Sensex, Nifty scale new records for 6th day on corporate earnings

    Mumbai: Market benchmark BSE Sensex rose by 157 points to close at new life-time high of 37,494.40, continuing its record-setting spree for the sixth session driven by gains in index majors like Reliance and Bharti Airtel.  The broader NSE Nifty settled up 41.20 points, or 0.37 per cent, at a fresh record high of 11,319.55, bettering its previous all-time of 11,278.35 hit on Friday following better-than-expected earnings by corporates.

  • I now have confidence to push myself as an artist: Kiara Advani post ‘Lust Stories’

    New Delhi: Actress Kiara Advani says that working with filmmaker Karan Johar on “Lust Stories” gave her the confidence to push herself as an actress and try challenging roles. “I have only Karan Johar to thank for that. He put his trust and faith in me and also saw the potential in me to play the character of Megha as he directed me. As Karan johar does not direct a lot of

  • Foetus found in Delhi hospital toilet

    New Delhi: A foetus was found abandoned in the washroom of a hospital here, police said. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, Kumar Gyanesh said the matter was reported from Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital on Sunday afternoon. He said a case has been registered under Section 318 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) that deals with concealment of birth.

  • Series ‘Bharat Ki Awaaz’ to narrate stories behind iconic speeches in India from August 1

    Mumbai: A series narrating the story behind the iconic speeches in India will soon find its way on to the small screen. “Bharat Ki Awaaz”, a five-part series, will go on air on August 1 on EPIC channel, read a statement. The show has been brought to television to re-live, with context and perspective, the passion and ideas of some of the Indian leaders.

  • OMG! Married Samantha eloped and tied the knot again, See leaked pic

    Internet can be a dangerous place if you share your pictures online, especially if you are a celebrity. Recently, South actress Samantha Akkineni’s wedding picture went viral on social media. However, while the actress was dressed in bridal get-up, in place of Naga Chaitanya, a passionate fan morphed his own face on to the body.

  • P Chidambaram’s family members directed to appear in court on Aug 20 in black money case

    Chennai: A magistrate court in the city today directed former Union finance minister P Chidambaram’s family members to appear in court on August 20 without fail in connection with the black money case. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate S Malarvizhi ordered the personal appearance of Chidambaram’s wife Nalini, son Karti and his wife Srinidhi on August 20 since they failed to do so today.

  • Aakash Institute Announces National Scholarship Exam: ANTHE 2018

    New Delhi: Aakash Educational Services Limited, provides comprehensive test preparatory services for  students preparing for medical and engineering entrance examinations for class 11 and class 12 students  and foundation courses (covering school boards and junior competitive examinations) for students across class 8 to class 10. We are pleased to announce Aakash National Talent Hunt Exam (ANTHE) 2018. This scholarship exam is for Class 8th, 9th and 10th studying students.

  • I would love to do biopic on Mithali Raj, says Taapsee Pannu

    Mumbai: Actor Taapsee Pannu says she would love to do the biopic on Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj, but believes it is too early to talk about the project. Viacom18 Motion Pictures has acquired the rights for Mithali’s biopic, who is the highest run-scorer in women’s international cricket and the only woman cricketer to surpass the 6,000 run-mark in ODIs.

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    Sri Reddy lodges complaint against Tamil actor-director Varahi for allegedly calling her ‘prostitute’

    South actress Sri Reddy has been part of many controversies recently after alleging about being a victim of casting couch. She had said that she had been in sexual relationship with actor Nani and Abhiram Daggubati to get role in movies. However, actor Nani has denied her allegations, and now Tamil actor-director Varahi allegedly called her a prostitute.

  • Mumbai: Western Railway completes Udhana-Jalgaon double line project 

    Mumbai: The Western Railway (WR) has completed the Udhana-Jalgaon double line project which was sanctioned in the Railway Budget of 2009. The 305-km-long project, linking Udhana in Surat district of Gujarat to Jalgaon district in North Maharashtra, entailed a cost of Rs 2446.85 crore and will provide a fillip to growth in areas falling under this rail section, an official said.

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    Angarki Sankashti Chaturthi 2018: 5 bhog to offer to Lord Ganesha

    Sankasthi Chaturthi, also known as Sankata Hari Chaturthi, falls on the fourth day of Krishna Paksha in every lunar month of the Hindu calendar. The Chaturthi that falls on Tuesday is called as Angarki Sankashti Chaturthi and is considered highly auspicious. Angarki Chaturthi occurs once or twice a year and is celebrated with zeal and enthusiasm by the devotees of Lord Ganesha. It is believed that those who observe the fast on

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    Pro Kabaddi League 2018 to start from October 5

    Mumbai: The sixth season of VIVO Pro Kabaddi League will begin on October 5 and will end on January 5, 2019, it was announced on Monday. The league will continue its existing format and will go on for a duration of 13 weeks, the league’s promoters Mashal Sports Pvt. Ltd. announced.

  • Mira Rajput wants to hug, kiss and kick hubby Shahid Kapoor; see pic

    Mumbai: Mira Rajput never fails to show how deeply she is in love with her actor husband, Shahid Kapoor. The doting wife shared a swoon-worthy picture of the couple on photo sharing application Instagram. The much-in-love couple can be seen sharing a hug in the adorable black and white photo.

  • Maratha reservation protests: 35-year-old man commit suicide by jumping in front of moving train

    Aurangabad: A 35-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train here over the Maratha quota demand, police said today. The man, identified as Pramod Jaising Hore, had posted a message on his Facebook page and shared a message on WhatsApp yesterday, saying he would be ending his life in support of the reservation demand, Mukundwadi police station’s Senior Inspector Natha Jadhav told PTI.