Free Press Journal
  • Independence Day 2018: Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan post inspirational messages for fans

    Two of the biggest Indian cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli took to their Twitter handles to share an inspirational message for their fans on the occasion of Independence Day. Sachin shared an image of him from India’s 2011 World Cup win and wrote, “Everything in life is hard-earned. Just like our independence. Among countless other things, there would have been no ‘Team India’ if not for the sacrifice of our brave

  • JT vs SKN CPL Match 8: FPJ’s dream XI for Jamaica Tallawahs and St Kitts and Nevis Patriots

    The fourth place Jamaica Tallawajs will take one on St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. Skipper Andre Russell unarguably had the best night of his life where he scored a century and took a hat-trick for Jamaica Tallawahs. It was his comeback game and his innings was worth your money. The big boost for the side will be addition of David Miller who was part of the South African side touring Sri Lanka.

  • Those dividing nation on religious terms are not its well-wishers: Arvind Kejriwal

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday urged people to love and respect fellow Indians for the nation’s development, saying those dividing the country on religious grounds are not its well-wishers. “People are made to fight in the name of religion. One religion is instigated against another. The nation is our mother and we are its children irrespective of the religion or caste. A house where people living together are fighting will

  • Jharkhand: Lakhs of jobs created in state, says CM Raghubar Das

    Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Wednesday said his government’s development plans in the last three-and-a-half years have led to the creation of more than 31 lakh jobs, and that more than one lakh people have been given government jobs. Speaking at a function to mark the 72nd Independence Day of the country, he said the image of the state has now changed. “Now people of the state feel proud in calling themselves

  • Independence Day 2018: 1100 feet-long flag unfurled in Surat

    Surat: With the country engrossed in the celebrations of the 72nd Independence Day, one of the longest national flags in the country was on Wednesday unfurled in Gujarat’s Surat city.

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    Police foil Hindutva activists’ bid to trespass into disputed Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid site

    Ayodhya: A dozen Hindutva activists were arrested today for trying to enter the disputed Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid site here, officials said.   The president of Hindu Samaj Party Kamlesh Tiwari was among the arrested persons. After the police foiled the bid to trespass, the Hindutva activists raised slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, causing traffic snarls in the area.  Talking to PTI, SP of Faizabad Anil

  • Industry welcomes PM’s firm resolve to place India among top economies

    New Delhi: Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech as progressive, industry bodies today said his nearly 90 minutes address to the nation from historic Red Fort reiterated the growing confidence of the world in the Indian growth story. In his Independence Day speech, Modi said structural reforms of four years by his government have transformed the Indian economy from being among world’s fragile five to an elephant that has started to run.

  • 3 fishermen missing after fishing vessel sinks off Kerala coast

    Kochi: Three fishermen from Vypin near here went missing after a fishing boat carrying seven on board sank in rough seas off Alappuzha coast today, official sources said. A Defence spokesperson said a Naval helicopter, launched by the Southern Naval Command, has rescued four others who were on board the ill-fated vessel Anugraha.

  • Top China Buddhist leader quits in sex probe

    Beijing: The head of China’s government-run Buddhist association quit his post today amid an investigation into allegations that he coerced several nuns into having sex with him. Xuecheng, a Communist Party member and abbot of the Beijing Longquan Monastery, is one of the most prominent figures to face accusations in China’s growing #MeToo movement.

  • Comfortable forex reserves to deal with undue re-volatility: Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi: A day after the rupee plunged below the historic 70-level, Union Minister Arun Jaitley said India has comfortable foreign exchange reserves to deal with any undue volatility in the currency market and developments are being closely monitored. The Indian currency yesterday crashed to a life-time low of 70.09 on concerns over Turkey’s economic woes that have impacted various emerging markets, even as the US dollar gained strength against other currencies.

  • Bepannaah spoilers: Aditya to get jealous after seeing Zoya sharing food with Arshad?

    Ever since Bepannaah show has gone on air, viewers are eagerly waiting for Aditya (Harshad Chopda) and Zoya (Jennifer Winget) to get united. Now, makers have given a glimpse of the same to the viewers through spoilers. The makers have introduced Arshad (Taher Shabbir), who will interfere in the love story of Aditya and Zoya.

  • Aishwarya Rai’s throw back picture is testimony to her fashion sense back in the day

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan stole our hearts when she won Miss World of 1994 competition. Some would say that she is still the most beautiful women in the world. While Aishwarya is now a mother she still stays fashionable, but here is the throwback picture of the actress which proves that she was stylish even back then. The photo is from her modelling days.

  • New poster of JP Dutta’s upcoming film ‘Paltan’ unveiled on Independence Day

    On the occasion of Independence Day, makers of ‘Paltan’ unveiled a new poster celebrating India’s pride & honour. The new poster showcases all the lead actors Arjun Rampal, Gurmeet Choudhary, Harshvardhan Rane, Siddhanth Kapoor, Luv Sinha and Sonu Sood are in the army uniform and saluting the motherland. With the backdrop of war, the poster looks gritty and brings out the patriotism in us.