Free Press Journal
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 coming to India on August 22

    New Delhi: After a successful global launch in New York on August 9, South Korean giant Samsung will unveil its flagship Galaxy Note 9 in India on August 22. Industry sources on Tuesday confirmed to IANS that the India launch — to be attended by top Korean executives — will be the biggest ever for Samsung in the country.

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    Not getting picked for senior national team affects my performance, says Shreyas Iyer

    Bengaluru: India A captain Shreyas Iyer says not getting picked for senior national team despite a consistent show runs into his mind and it affects his performance at times. “It is really tough to be patient. When you perform consistently, get runs and then don’t get into the (senior) team, it runs into your mind. And, when you face quality bowling at top level, your performance keeps fluctuating. So, you need to

  • Loveratri Chogada song: Aayush Sharma and Warina Hussain groove on cool garba track

    Salman Khan Films’ ‘Loveratri’ releases the much awaited festive song of the season ‘Chogada’. Featuring Aayush Sharma and Warina Hussain matching their steps to the groovy Garba number, Chogada makes for a mixture of audio-visual delight. Debutants Aayush Sharma and Warina Hussain went the ‘desi way’ to launch this new song. The duo recently went to Baroda and launched this cool Garba song via Instagram live while

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    Annu Kapoor’s extempore monologue for ALTBalaji’s ‘Home’

    Annu Kapoor, one of the finest actors in Indian cinema and an excellent speaker on TV has shot for a 48 sec long monologue for his upcoming series Home. Annu Kapoor has hosted many live shows on TV and Radio in his long-standing career. The actor is not known for his impeccable acting skills but is also touted to be a good speaker and thought leader as well. Giving a testimony of

  • Uttar Pradesh: 8 identified in Muzaffarnagar lynching case

    Muzaffarnagar: At least eight more people have been identified in connection with the lynching of a man in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district last week, police said today. The victim, Kapil Tyagi, was allegedly beaten to death by a mob on suspicion of being a thief at Bijopura village last Thursday, police had said.

  • PM Modi likely to announce launch of Ayushman Bharat scheme on Independence Day 

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to announce the launch of the Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Scheme (AB-NHPS) on a pilot basis in some states tomorrow on the occasion of Independence Day, with the full-scale roll-out of his pet project expected in September end, sources said.

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    India and Pakistan border guards exchange sweets at Attari-Wagah border on occasion of Pak Independence day

    Attari-Wagah: On the occasion of Pakistan’s 71st Independence Day, India and Pakistan border guards exchanged sweets at Attari-Wagah border. As Pakistan celebrates its freedom from the British colonial rule in 1947, President Mamnoon Hussain and Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (retd) Nasir-ul-Mulk addressed the people and asked them to take the country forward.

  • Maharashtra: Political activist molested in auto-rickshaw; hunt on for 3 accused

    Thane: A 29-year-old woman activist of a political party was allegedly molested and beaten by three men while she was travelling in an auto- rickshaw here in Maharashtra, police said today. Her woman colleague and the auto-rickshaw driver were also beaten up by the accused when they tried to save her, Thane Police spokesperson Sukhada Narkar said.

  • Revealed! The cleanest railway station in Mumbai, and it’s not CSMT

    The railway ministry, yesterday, released the third party survey report on station cleanliness. Among the cleanliest railway station, Mumbai’s Bandra is the only railway station from Mumbai to make it to the top 10 list of ‘Swachh Rail, Swachh Bharat’ survey. The station has grabbed 7th position in the list among 407 in India. To note, in 2016 Bandra were at 60th spot and last year it

  • Nandita Das’ ‘Manto’ trailer to be out on Independence Day

    Mumbai: The trailer of Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s “Manto”, which is helmed by acclaimed actress-filmmaker Nandita Das, will release on digital platforms on Independence Day. “Manto”, co-produced by HP Studios, Filmstoc and Viacom18 Motion Pictures, traces the life of writer Saadat Hasan Manto. Nawazuddin will be seen bringing the character to life.

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    India vs England: Virat Kohli plea to fans, says “Never give up on us”

    London: Embattled India captain Virat Kohli called on the fans to back his team following consecutive losses to England in the ongoing Test series, hoping that they “never give up” on the side. “Sometimes we win and other times we learn. You never give up on us and we promise to never give up on you either. Onwards and upwards,” read a message on Virat Kohli’s official facebook page.

  • On This Day in History! August 14, 1990- Sachin Tendulkar smashes maiden Test century

    On this day, August 14, in the year 1990, Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar smashed his first international century. This century of Sachin came during the 2nd Test against England at Old Trafford, Manchester. Sachin Tendulkar, a right-handed batsmen, has smashed highest number of centuries than any other batsman in the world. He has scored 100 centuries in international career, which includes 51 in Tests and 49 in ODIs.

  • Sussanne Khan gets emotional to see cancer battling BFF Sonali Bendre smiling

    Mumbai: A picture is worth a thousand words, and Sonali Bendre’s latest photographs are proof that the actress has a strong support system in her close friends Sussanne Khan and Gayatri Oberoi, as she battles cancer. Sussanne shared three photographs in which she is seen in warm and friendly shots with Sonali and Gayatri.