Free Press Journal
  • Shraddha Kapoor’s Ladakh travel tales

    Shraddha Kapoor shares travel tales with LIPIKA VARMA including the one about running out of instant bhel in Europe

  • Armymen mark Yoga Day with Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev at Siachen

    Leh , Army personnel guarding the Siachen glacier, the highest battleground on earth, in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, observed the International Day of Yoga today with Padma Vibhushan Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev. Sadhguru also provided them important tips to tackle challenges posed by the high altitude. Over 250 personnel deployed at various posts in Siachen, located between 18,000 to 21,000 feet, rolled out their yoga mats at the crack of

  • Offbeat Places To Visit in Leh Ladakh

    The popularity of Leh Ladakh is increasing every day in the recent times. A nature lover’s delight, the hub of many adventure sports, landscapes in the best form, all these are merged in the best way in Leh Ladakh. People from all over the world visit Leh Ladakh to experience its grandeur and it wouldn’t be wrong to say that the place deserves it all. There are plenty of places in Leh Ladakh that

  • President Ram Nath Kovind boosts soldiers’ morale at Siachen base camp

    Siachen: President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday became the second president to visit the Siachen base camp of the Indian Army in Ladakh, and conveyed the whole country’s respect for the soldiers protecting Indian borders at the highest battlefield in the world. “There was a special reason behind my excitement to meet you. I wanted to personally convey you the message that there is special respect in heart of all Indians for

  • INDIA, CHINA PUT BEHIND THE DOKLAM STANDOFF

     New Delhi  : Putting behind tension at the borders from 73-day long military standoff at Doklam, the Armies of India and China have decided to resume military engagements, including the seventh edition of the joint annual exercise.

  • Harshvardhan’s Army ‘paltan’

    Harshvardhan Rane, who is currently stationed in Ladakh for JP Dutta’s ‘Paltan’, is quite excited about portraying his character in the ambitious war drama. As part of his character prep, the actor will not just be interacting with army officers but will also be staying with them to get the basics right. This something out of his method acting book.

  • Flood-like situation in J&K, Jhelum above danger mark

    Srinagar : The water level in River Jhelum on Thursday crossed the ‘flood declaration’ mark at Ram Munshi Bagh in the city, prompting authorities to set up emergency control rooms and directed the staff marked for flood duty to report to their beats, reports PTI.

  • A Himalayan encounter: Trip to Leh

    Himalaya, the name is enough to thrill anyone. Trip to Leh and Ladakh is the best decision in this season for all as it is full of scenic valleys, rugged terrains, high passes, snow clad mountains and many more fascinating elements of nature.

  • Srinagar sees coldest night of season at minus 4.90 Celsius

    Srinagar : Srinagar experienced its coldest night of the season as the mercury settled nearly five degrees below freezing point, resulting in freezing of water supply lines and water bodies. The temperature at night was recorded at minus 4.9 degrees Celsius, down from the previous night’s minus 4.5 degrees Celsius, an official of the Met department said. The official said the sub-zero temperatures have resulted in freezing of water supply lines in many

  • Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra shot ‘Mirzya’ near Indo-Pak border

    Have neither the time nor the money for a holiday? A ticket to MIRZYA might just give you a vacation in the span of 2-odd hours. Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has indeed explored the offbeat track to give a fresh essence to his upcoming poignant love story, MIRZYA. The whole of the film has been shot at unexplored locations amidst the desolate terrain of Ladakh and the vibrancy of colourful Rajasthan.

  • India improving road connectivity to LAC

    New Delhi, India is working on better road accessibility up to the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh, often snapped due to hostile terrain and bad weather.

  • Anna Hazare to appear on ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’

    Mumbai: Veteran Gandhian and social crusader Kisan Baburao Hazare, alias Anna Hazare, will be seen promoting his upcoming biopic “Anna: Kisan Baburao Hazare” on popular comedy show “The Kapil Sharma Show“. “Anna Hazare will be shooting for the show on late Friday. This will be the first time he will be a part of any television show.

  • Check out Salman Khan wraps up Ladakh schedule of Tubelight

    Ever since the time film maker Kabir Khan had announced his next film Tubelight, it has been making news and for all the right reasons. The latest update is that, the film’s crew has not just wrapped up Ladakh schedule of the film, but also did so one day earlier to the scheduled date.