Free Press Journal
  • Army Major Gogoi detained by police after scuffle in Srinagar hotel

    Srinagar: An Army Major, Nitin Leetul Gogoi, whose decision to tie a civilian to the bonnet of his vehicle in Kashmir last year sparked a row, was on Wednesday briefly detained by the police after an altercation broke out at a hotel where he allegedly wanted to enter with an 18-year-old woman, according to a police official.

  • Immensely challenging to recreate 1970’s Pak for ‘Raazi’: Meghna Gulzar

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Meghna Gulzar has revealed that recreating 1970’s Pakistan in India for her much-anticipated film ‘Raazi’ was the most challenging aspect of shooting. Gulzar, in a recent conversation with MN+ for their upcoming property ‘Talking Films,’ talked about the challenges she faced while filming the spy-romantic flick.

  • Kashmir shuts today as separatists protest against Pulwama civilian killing

    Srinagar: All the shops and business establishments on Tuesday have been closed in Kashmir Valley, on a call by the separatists to protest against the killing of a civilian in Pulwama district. The complete shutdown was called by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL). Meanwhile, restrictions have been imposed in parts of Srinagar and in south Kashmir, while train services have been suspended there.

  • Deve Gowda says he regrets not completing term as Prime Minister

    Bengaluru: Janata Dal (Secular) supremo H.D. Deve Gowda on Monday said that his only regret was not completing full terms as prime minister of India and chief minister of Karnataka.  Deve Gowda stormed to power in 1994 and served two years as the Chief Minister of Karnataka.

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    ‘Race 3’: Salman Khan reaches Sonamarg for shoot

    Srinagar: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Monday reached the picturesque Sonamarg hill station in Jammu and Kashmir for a two-day shooting schedule of Remo D’Souza directed movie “Race 3“. The action-packed thriller is being produced jointly by Ramesh S. Taurani and Salman.

  • OMG, abhishek bachchan, taapsee pannu, vicky kaushal, manmarziyan, legal trouble, kashmir, sonmarg

    OMG! Abhishek Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu’s ‘Manmarziyaan’ faces legal trouble; read why

    Just a few days ago, we saw Taapsee Pannu enjoying the serene atmosphere of Sonmarg amidst other chaotic cities of Kashmir. However, it seems that all the capturing of the Kashmir beauty in this ecological zone of the state was done illegally. Or so say the recently reported claims of Jammu & Kashmir Tourism Board. The latter has sent a legal notice to the makers of

  • Fresh snowfall in Gulmarg, higher reaches of Kashmir

    Srinagar: Gulmarg and other areas in the higher reaches of Kashmir received fresh snowfall today, while the plains in the valley, including the summer capital Srinagar, were lashed by rains. Fresh snowfall has been recorded in Gulmarg – the famous ski-resort in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, an official of the Meteorological Department here said.

  • Kathua rape case: Students clash with security forces in Kashmir

    Srinagar: Over two dozen students and security men were injured as students in different parts of the Kashmir Valley clashed with security personnel on Wednesday to denounce the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl.

  • It’s nostalgic to shoot in Kashmir says Abhishek Bachchan

    Srinagar: Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan, who is here for the filmming of director Anurag Kashyap’s “Manmarziya”, says he has a special bond with Kashmir as he often accompanied father Amitabh Bachchan as a child during film shootings.

  • Kathua Rape Case, Unnao Rape Case, TV celebs, TV celebs quotes on gang rape case, India, Jammu Kashmir

    Kathua rape case: Victim’s family wants trial outside politicised Jammu

    Jammu: Wary of the acute politicisation of the Kathua rape case, which led to the unceremonious sacking of two BJP ministers in Kashmir and constrained the local lawyers in Jammu to restrain the Crime Branch from filing the charge-sheet in the district court, family lawyers said they would request the Supreme Court to transfer the trial to another state.

  • Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli slams Shahid Afridi’s comments on Kashmir

    Bengaluru: India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday slammed former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi following his tweet on condemning anti-terror operations in Kashmir. “As an Indian you want to express what is best for your nation and my interests are always for the benefit of our nation. If anything opposes it, I would never support it for sure,” Kohli told reporters.

  • Court dismisses sedition case against SP leader Azam Khan

    Badaun (UP): A local court here has dismissed a sedition case lodged against Samajwadi Party leader Mohd Azam Khan for allegedly making controversial remarks on Kashmir. Chief Judicial Magistrate Amarjeet Singh dismissed the case yesterday and rejected the final report filed by the police in the matter.