Free Press Journal
  • Former Indian Test captain Ajit Wadekar passes away at the age of 77

    Mumbai: Former skipper Ajit Wadekar, whom one cricket columnist has hailed as Indian cricket’s ‘renaissance’ man, passed away on Wednesday at Jaslok Hospital after a prolonged illness. An aggressive left-hander who played in the number three position, he was a trailblazer despite just 37 Test appearances and spearheaded the overseas triumphs against West Indies & England in 1971.

  • Breaking stereotypes in the film industry

    With the evolution of Indian cinema, the industry has also seen the rise of many stories and storytellers. And many times not all these stories reach the audiences through a traditional theatrical release.

  • Ranveer Singh reveals the 'spicy' reason that encouraged him to be an actor

    Ranveer Singh to bring home the cup

    The actor says he always wanted to be part of a film that would bring a sense of national pride, like ’83’ does

  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s health deteriorates, PM Modi visits to enquire

    New Delhi: PM Modi visited former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at AIIMS who has been undergoing treatment at the hospital. There has been no official update on Vajpayee’s health condition, however, the reports suggest that he has been on life support since two days New Delhi: PM Modi visited former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at AIIMS who has been undergoing treatment at the hospital. There has been no official update on Vajpayee’s health

  • News Alerts! PM Modi visites former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at AIIMS who has been undergoing treatment at the hospital

    7.49 pm: PM Modi visited former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at AIIMS who has been undergoing treatment at the hospital. There has been no official update on Vajpayee’s health condition, however, the reports suggest that he has been on life support since two days New Delhi: PM Modi visited former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at AIIMS who has been undergoing treatment at the hospital.

  • M.K. Stalin demands CBI probe into TANGEDCO coal imports

    Chennai: DMK Working President M.K. Stalin on Wednesday demanded a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into a Rs 6,000 crore scam in coal imports by the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd (TANGEDCO).

  • At least 25 killed in Kabul suicide attack: officials

    Kabul: At least 25 people were killed when a suicide attacker struck an education centre in a minority Shiite area of western Kabul today, officials said, the latest assault in Afghanistan’s war-weary capital. “We can confirm the attack was caused by a suicide bomber on foot. The bomber detonated himself inside the education centre,” police spokesman Hashmat Stanikzai said.

  • Jamaica Tallawahs vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots CPL 2018 Match 8 LIVE streaming: When and where to watch in India

    Jamaica Tallawahs vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots 8th CPL Match will be played on 16th August 2018, this game will take place at Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica and will start at 4:30 am (IST). Jamaica Tallawahs have won 2 consecutive matches so far and look to continue it in their last match against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots who also won their last match against Trinbago Knight Riders by 42 runs.

  • PM Modi hails all-women crew of INSV Tarini for circumnavigating the globe

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his Independence Day address today, hailed the all-women Indian Navy team that successfully circumnavigated the globe on board the INSV Tarini. The “daughters of our country” returned home after spreading the hues of the tricolour across the oceans of the world, the prime minister said from the ramparts of the Red Fort here.

  • It will cost less than Rs 10,000 crore for first manned space mission: ISRO chief

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: Technologies that will help in sending an Indian astronaut to space by 2022, as announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day address today, have already been completed, ISRO Chairman K Sivan said. “We have already done development of crew module, crew escape, environment control, life-support system and space suite, as also GSLV-Mark III (the rocket to be used for the mission,” Sivan told PTI.

  • Tinder co-founders sue parent companies for $2 billion

    San Francisco: Dating app Tinder’s co-founders and former employees are suing parent companies Match Group and IAC for $2 billion in damages for allegedly manipulating financial information in order to reduce the platform’s valuation and taking away employees’ stock options.

  • TVS launches new 3-wheeler scooter, in Philippines

    New Delhi: TVS Motor Company today said it has launched two new products — scooter TVS Dazz and three-wheeler TVS King — in the Philippines market. With TVS Dazz, the company is expanding its scooter portfolio, while with TVS King it is foraying into the three-wheeler segment in the Philippines.