Free Press Journal
  • BJP will get ‘demonetisation-like’ jolt in 2019 Lok Sabha elections: Shiv Sena

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Thursday predicted that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will get a ‘demonetisation-like’ shock in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. It said that winds of changed in favour of the opposition alliance were blowing in almost all the states and that people had “made up their minds since one-and-half years” to give a big jolt to the BJP.

  • New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returns to work after maternity leave

    Wellingon: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returned to work on Thursday following six weeks of maternity leave. Ardern, 38, resumed her duties but will work from her home in Auckland until Saturday, when she is expected to return to her official residence here along with her partner Clarke Gayford and daughter Neve, who was born on June 21, reports Efe news.

  • BMW X1 sDrive20d M Sport Launched At Rs 41.5 Lakh

    BMW has introduced a fully-loaded variant of the front-wheel driven X1 sDrive20d. Priced at Rs 44.50 lakh (ex-showroom India), the X1 sDrive20d M Sport, to give it it’s full name, is Rs 3 lakh more affordable than the X1 xDrive20d M Sport. All BMW SUVs with the suffix ‘xDrive’ feature all-wheel-drive, whereas the ones with ‘sDrive’ only send power to one axle.

  • ‘Bade Acche Lagte Hai’ fame actress Chahatt Khanna to file for divorce soon

    One of the famous TV actresses, Chahatt Khanna, who has also featured in serials like ‘Bade Acche Lagte Hai fame’, has filed for divorce. The actress has left her fans in shock, after the news was out. Chahatt married businessman Farhan Mirza in 2013, and the couple has two lovely daughters, Zohar Mirza and Amaira Mirza.

  • 2018 Renault Kwid Launched, Price Remains Unchanged

    Renault has launched the 2018 Kwid with multiple feature additions and some chrome elements on a few of its variants. The features added include a standard emergency locking retractor (ELR) for the rear seatbelts. ELR is a safety feature that not only allows the seatbelt to extend but also retract with passenger movement. It also allows seatbelt locking on emergency brake application, preventing the passenger from falling forward.

  • Good news! Erica Fernandes, Hina Khan-starrer ‘Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2’ to go on air on this date

    Ever since Ekta Kapoor posted about the reboot of one of her famous TV serial ‘Kasautii Zindagii Kay‘, the fans are terribly excited. Everyone is excited to know when the show will finally hit the small screen. Well, the start date of the show is announced. According to Bollywood Life, the daily soap will air from September 10, 2018, and will take up 8 PM time slot.

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    5 Nobel Prize winners from India you should know!

    Indian-Australian mathematician Akshay Venkatesh won the prestigious ‘Fields medal’, often known as the Nobel Prize for mathematics. He is the second Indian-origin mathematician to win the Fields Medal, after Manjul Bhargava, a Princeton University Professor who won the prestigious award in 2014. Meanwhile, let us take a look at the Nobel Prize winners who were Indian. The Nobel Prize is an annual international award bestowed on ‘those who conferred the greatest benefit

  • Separate north Karnataka will not happen during my, my son’s lifetime: H D Deve Gowda

    New Delhi: Opposing any move to divide Karnataka, former prime minister and JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda today appealed to the people of north Karnataka not to get provoked by the BJP, and said the demand for a separate statehood for the region will not be met during his or his son and Chief Minister H D Kumarswamy’s lifetime.

  • Odisha: Supersonic interceptor missile successfully test fired

    Balasore: India today successfully test fired an indigenously-developed supersonic interceptor missile from a test range off the Odisha coast to validate “some improved features”, defence sources said. The state-of-the-art missile was test fired from a canister at 11.24 am engaging a simulated target at low altitude, the sources said.

  • Tamil Nadu: AIADMK MLA AK Bose dies of cardiac arrest 

    Madurai: A.K. Bose, a legislator from Tamil Nadu’s ruling AIADMK, died here on Thursday following a cardiac arrest, said party officials. A three-time MLA, Bose, 69, has been unwell for the past couple of years. He had been elected from Thiruparankundram Assembly constituency.

  • Rahul Gandhi slams Sushma Swaraj over Doklam, says ‘Amazing how she buckled’

    New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi today attacked External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj over the Doklam issue, alleging that she had “buckled and prostrated herself in front of Chinese power”. His assertion came a day after Swaraj told Parliament that the India-China face-off over Doklam was resolved through “diplomatic maturity without losing any ground” and status quo has been maintained.

  • Over 39,000 complaints received Central Vigilance Commission since last year

    New Delhi: Over 39,000 complaints were received by the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) between January 2017 and June this year, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh informed the Rajya Sabha today. Of these, over 36,000 complaints were disposed of, he said.

  • Video of Lionel Messi playing football with his dog Hulk goes viral: [Watch]

    Dogs are man’s best friends, and this video seems to describe the phrase perfectly. Lionel Messi is currently busy spending some quality time practicing football with Hulk, his giant Dogue de Bordeaux. The 30 second video of Messi playing football with Hulk, is a treat to his fans. The duo seems to be enjoying the extra time to the fullest.

  • 2 new BlackBerry smartphones arrive in India

    New Delhi: Home-grown company Optiemus Infracom, which manufactures and distributes BlackBerry-branded handsets, on Thursday launched “Evolve” and “Evolve X” smartphones in India for Rs 24,990 and Rs 34,990, respectively.