Free Press Journal
  • DIPP expects significant jump in ease of doing business ranking this year

    New Delhi: India’s ranking is expected to improve further in the World Bank’s ease of doing business report this year on the back of reforms carried out by the government, a top government official said today. The World Bank’s ‘ease of doing business’ report is slated to be released in October.

  • Telangana: Chetak helicopter makes emergency landing after technical snag

    Hyderabad: A Chetak helicopter of the Indian Air Force made an emergency landing at a village near Siddipet in Telangana today after it developed a technical snag, defence sources said. It was flown back after the problem was fixed, they said. The IAF helicopter took off the Hakimpet Air Force Station for a routine training flight, they said.

  • India vs England 4th Test at Southampton LIVE streaming: When and where to watch in India, Live Coverage on TV

    After thrashing England by 203 runs in the 3rd Test at Trent Bridge, India kept their hopes alive. However, it will be another do-or-die match. India bounced back in the 5-match series from 0-2 down something which was done only by Don Bradman’s Aussies during 1936/37 Ashes. On the other hand, England would be coming to 4th Test fretting over Jonny Bairstow’s fitness. However, as per the reports, Bairstow is fit for

  • India vs England 4th Test at Southampton: FPJ’s dream XI prediction for India and England

    After producing a fine performance in the 3rd Test, Virat Kohli-led Indian team will look to draw parity when they will square off with England side for the fourth Test at Rose Bowl. Team India bounced back in the series right on time and the side is being backed to become only the second side to win the series from 2-0 down, something which has been done just once by Don Bradman

  • Maharashtra: Six held for robbing passengers of Kushinagar Express

    Thane: Six people have been arrested by the Thane railway police in Maharashtra for allegedly robbing passengers of the Kushinagar Express earlier this month, an official said today. The accused got into the Gorakhpur-bound train when it reached the Kalyan station here on August 19. They allegedly robbed some passengers of their cash and mobile phones at knife-point and jumped out of the train near Kasara, Kalyan railway police’s senior inspector Dinakar Pingle said. Based

  • Neha Sharma’s hottest picture in black bikini will make you fall in love with her

    Bollywood diva Neha Sharma is one of the hot and sizzling actresses in the industry. The actress has around five millions followers on her Instagram account, and Neha keeps them glued to her account by posting some of her best bikini pictures. The actress recently did a photoshoot for Maxim Magazine India and she posed in bikini. And now Neha has posted on of her bikini picture and it is going viral.

  • Super adorable! Taimur can be a future football player; these pictures are proof

    Taimur Ali Khan is paparazzi’s favourite and apple of their eye, as he gets clicked often by them. Another picture of Taimur has started to trend, where he is playing football. Taimur looks super adorable playing football, and he is dressed in red T-shirt with beige long shorts. Meanwhile, Saif Ali Khan is dressed in a white and blue salwar kameez and is escorting his little one, and with them is Taimur’s

  • GCA secretary Daya Pagi defends Mohammad Azharuddin son’s selection for Ranji Trophy

    Panaji: Goa Cricket Association (GCA) secretary Daya Pagi has defended the decision of selecting former Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin’s son Asaduddin in the state team for the upcoming season of Ranji Trophy, following the uproar over the same. Earlier, former Chennai Super Kings player Shadab Jakati had raised the objection over the selection saying that Asaduddin holds no experience of playing a first-class match and his inclusion in the team is baseless.

  • Tragic twist of fate! Nandamuri Harikrishna met with accident near the place where son died in 2014

    Some coincidences in life can be quite cruel. And, the same can be said about Nandamuri Harikrishna and his son N Janakiram. TDP founder NTR’s son and actor-politician Nandamuri Harikrishna died in a road accident in Telangana’s Nalgonda district early on Wednesday. According to reports, Harikrishna was driving Toyota Fortuner and was going to Kavali in Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh to attend a fan’s wedding. However, the SUV hit a road

  • Asian Games 2018: Korean archer Kim Woo-jin refuses to celebrate gold

    Jakarta: A South Korean archer refused to celebrate bagging a gold medal at the Asian Games after his second-placed compatriot missed a final chance to win an exemption for military service. Kim Woo-jin, 26, brushed off a strong challenge from Lee Woo-seok in the men’s individual recurve on Tuesday, where top spot would have exempted the 21-year-old from South Korea’s mandatory near two-year military service.

  • Bhima Koregaon violence: Shashi Tharoor backs detained activists  

    New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday came out in support of the activists who were arrested during the raids conducted in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence, arguing that freedom of thought, belief, and expression are fundamental rights in any democracy.

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    Prakash Karat can only shout, but will not practice democracy: Subramanian Swamy

    New Delhi: A day after Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Prakash Karat attacked the Centre over raids conducted in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said that the former can only raise his voice, but will not practice democracy.

  • Asian Games gold medalists Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat in contention for Khel Ratna award

    New Delhi: Champion wrestlers Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat are in contention for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, the country’s highest sporting honour, after notching up gold medals in this year’s Commonwealth Games and the ongoing Asian Games. It has been learnt that Bajrang has already filed his nomination through the Wrestling Federation of India, Vinesh is likely to be considered by the Sports Ministry, a source in the Wrestling Federation of

  • US Open: Roger Federer breezes into second round

    New York: Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer entered the second round of the ongoing US Open after defeating Japanese player Yoshihito Nishioka in their opening clash of men’s singles event here at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Wednesday. The 37-year-old handed over a crushing 6-2, 6-2, 6-4 straight-sets defeat to Nishioka in a match that lasted one hour 52 minutes.

  • Bihar Board class 10 result 2018: BSEB unlikely to declare class 10 compartmental result today

    The Bihar Board of Secondary Education (BSEB) is not releasing Class 10 compartment examination result today. As per a report in Indian Express, the date of result declaration hasn’t been finalised yet. As per reports, the Class 10 result will be out by next week, however, it is not yet confirmed. The matric exams were held in July. Once the results are out, students can access it through the official websites,,

  • David Dhawan to revamp No. 1 series, but it will not be with Govinda; deets inside

    Varun Dhawan has now become a household name and his father David Dhawan is no less than a legend who could be termed as an expert when it comes to the comedy genre. Good news for the Varun and David Dhawan fans is that the might be seen working for the third time, after their two successful collaborations for Main Tera Hero and Judwaa 2.

  • Rafale Deal: FM Arun Jaitley attacks Arun Shourie and Yashwant Sinha, calls them ‘career nationalists

    New Delhi: In a veiled attack on former cabinet ministers Arun Shourie and Yashwant Sinha, who alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party- led government had agreed to buy Rafale jets at a higher price with no additional add-ons, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said that his ‘NDA colleagues are career nationalists’ and speak the language which benefits them. In an exclusive interview to ANI, Jaitley hit out at his former party colleagues