Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: Meeting to appoint information commissioners deferred

    A meeting called to take decision on appointment of state information commissioners has been postponed, once again.  Expressing concern over the government’s delaying tactics, an RTI activist has written to State Governor seeking immediate appointment of information commissioners on the guidelines set by apex court. In its order Supreme Court had said that a search…

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  • Bhopal: CEO sends notice to BMC officers for attending BJP meet

    The office of the chief electoral officer have served notice to the officers concerned of the Bhopal Municipal Corporation who have attended a meeting of BJP, informed CEO VL Kantharao while addressing the media here on Monday. A photograph went viral on social media that the officials of the BMC are attending a meeting called…

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  • Bhopal: Government okays pension scheme for spinsters

    Continuing with its generosity ahead of the assembly elections, the government on Monday decided to provide financial assistance upto Rs 500 to unmarried women who have crossed the age of 50. Under Mukhya Mantri Avivahit Yojna, the Cabinet on Monday approved monthly pension of Rs 300 to unmarried women between the ages of 50 and…

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  • Bhopal: BJP files petition against Digvijaya Singh, Kamal Nath, Jyotiraditya Scindia over Vyapam scam

    In counter move of Congress, BJP legal cell, on Monday, has filed a petition in ADJ Court demanding criminal case be registered against Congress leader Digvijay Singh, PCC chief Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia for misguiding the court as well as investigating agency like CBI over Vyapam scam by submitting fake CDs and documents. Congress…

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  • Bhopal: Traffic diversions, restrictions in place for BJP’s ‘Karyakarta Mahakumbh’

    Traffic diversions and restrictions will come into force on Tuesday as over thousands of BJP workers are expected to participate in ‘Karyakarta Mahakumbh’ to be addressed by party Chief Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi here. Vehicles coming from Indore will reach the venue at Jambooree Maidan in the BHEL locality while crossing through…

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  • Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea hospitalised for 3rd time

    Mumbai: Former media baron and prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, Indrani Mukerjea, was admitted to Jamsetjee Jeejeebhoy (JJ) Hospital on Monday evening after she complained of headache, double vision and restlessness. Mukerjea is currently lodged in the Byculla women’s jail on the charge of murdering her daughter Sheena.Indrani was admitted to the…

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  • Bhopal: Walled city’s heritage gates to regain lost glory

    State Archaeology Department is all set to revive the lost glory of the 14 heritage gates in the state capital. These magnificent gates were part of the walled city and the symbol of might of the Nawabs who ruled the Bhopal state then. In ruins today, the fourteen unique structures including Sadar Darwaza, Kala Darwaza,…

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  • Indore: Jawahar Marg bridge ‘bandh’ for 6 months

    Jawahar Marg bridge – which was damaged due to heavy rains on Friday — was officially sealed for six months on Sunday, traffic police faced hard time in managing traffic on this busy road which connects the eastern part of the city to the western regions. The vehicular movement generally remains very less on Sundays…

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  • Indore: Ayushman bharat scheme launch on Sunday, without proper infrastructure and planning

    Ayushman Bharat, the Centre’s flagship scheme also known as Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY), was launched in Indore district on Sunday without proper infrastructure and planning. The scheme was inaugurated by union minister of state for external affairs MJ Akbar at Government PC Sethi Hospital. Scheme’s effective implementation would be a tough task for…

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  • Indore: 1 more rickety block at Raphael school

    Nearly a month after the corridor of one building on St Raphael’s School campus collapsed, Shri Govindram Seksaria Institute of Technology and Science (SGSITS) engineers tested strength of two building blocks on the school premises and found both of them feeble.  “We tested stability of two building blocks and found both of them week. In…

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  • Indore: Irate patient’s attendant thrashes lady doctors

    Relatives of a patient beat up a junior doctor of Maharaja Yashwantrao Hospital in the hospital’s gynecology department on Sunday evening. The lady junior doctor was allegedly slapped and manhandled by a female attendant of a pregnant woman near labour room of the hospital for apparently not attending her patient first.  Later, MY Hospital administration…

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