Free Press Journal
  • In a first, India successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from Sukhoi-30MKI

    New Delhi: The world’s fastest supersonic cruise missile BRAHMOS created history on 22nd November 2017 after being successfully flight tested for the first time from the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) frontline Sukhoi-30 MKI fighter aircraft against a sea based target in the Bay of Bengal. The missile was gravity dropped from Su-30 fighter from fuselage at 1030…

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  • Indore: Vehicle drivers ignoring traffic signals in town

    Indore: It seems that he vehicle drivers of town are getting confused from automatic traffic signals of town. Either the working of these traffic signals are not clear or the vehicle drivers are confusing and cannot be able to understand the importance of these traffic signals in town. About two years ago, the automatic traffic…

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  • Bhopal: Interim mining ban an exercise in vain

    Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on Monday, announced a blanket ban on excavation of sand from the Narmada river. The ban comes more than 11 years after Chouhan took office. Already, questions are being raised about the ban, which is interim, pending the report of a government panel. A couple of months back, the…

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  • Indore: Open Mic Speak, for your lips are yet free

    Indore: Aimed at providing a platform to the youth of Indore to voice their opinions, Literary Club organised an Open Mic event, ‘Speak Up’ at Down Town Café. The event witnessed a large number of citizens coming forward to express their views and visions through various art forms, including poetry, stand-up comedy and mimicry. In…

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  • Ujjain: Anil Dave, a man who mattered

    Ujjain: Anil Madhav Dave—a true son of Ujjain, will remain etched in memory and the glorious annals of the city’s history for years to come. Dave, the man who discharged his duties towards the land, family and society throughout his life. An Ujjainite at heart, but nothing could beat his zeal to serve nation and…

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  • Bhopal: Dave – A rare political strategist, passionate environmentalist

    Bhopal: In 2003, when the BJP decided to embark upon the formidable task of dislodging ten-year-old Digvijaya Singh government of the state, Uma Bharati became the face of the party, while Anil Dave led the campaign from behind the scene. It was he who came up with the title of ‘Shriman Bandhadhar’ for Digvijay Singh…

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  • Bhopal: Cyber attack cripples 300 systems in Bhopal

    Bhopal: Recent massive cyber-attack by malware called ‘ransomware’ which affected computer systems of nearly 120 countries, including India, has taken a toll in Bhopal too. City based cyber-security experts have claimed that around 300 computers, including 30 of a national engineering institute, have been affected. “The Ransomware attack has been severe in city. The users…

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  • 300,000 children migrating solo, increase by nearly five fold

    Dakar: Authorities have documented more than 300,000 children migrating alone worldwide over a two-year period, marking a dramatic escalation of a trend that has forced many young refugees into slavery and prostitution, the UN children’s agency has said. UNICEF yesterday said 170,000 of those children sought asylum in Europe in 2015-2016, many after making the…

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  • ‘Islamists’ brutally stone couple to death in north Mali: official

    Bamako:  An unmarried couple were stoned to death in public in northeast Mali by “Islamists”, local officials said, the first such incident since jihadist groups were driven out of the region. Jihadists seized key northern cities in Mali in March 2012, and though they were driven out by a French-led military intervention in 2013, Islamist…

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  • Indore: City railway station ranks 27th in cleanliness survey

    Indore: While the city is still basking in the glory of achieving the title of country’s cleanest city, jubilant Indoreans got another reason to add more to the celebration. The city railway station secured 27th rank in a cleanliness survey conducted under ‘Swachh Rail, Swachh Bharat Mission’, results of which was released on Wednesday. It was…

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  • Bhopal: Three charred to death as car, bikes catch fire after collision

    Bhopal: Three persons were charred to death and three others critically injured after a car and two motorcycles turned into a fireball after head on collision near Shujalpur in Shajpur district on Wednesday afternoon. The condition of one of the injured was stated to be critical. The accident occurred at Kisoni Jod on ShujalpurAshta state…

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  • Ujjain: Beating the heat with sport

    Ujjain: In recent times it has been noticed that more and more Indian women are leaving their mark on the international sports scenario. Young girls in the city are not to be left out. The drive and motivation of girls in the city is an example that they are being led in the right direction…

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