Free Press Journal
  • After long wait Netaji’s driver to get freedom fighter status

    The wait of 107-year-old Nizamuddin, who claims to be a close aide, guard and driver of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, could well be over as district administration has now initiated the process of giving him the status of freedom fighter.

  • Uddhav Thackeray elected Shiv Sena president

    Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray was today formally elected as the president of the party during a national executive meeting held in Mumbai.

  • Sushil Kumar Shinde’s terror remarks on BJP, RSS ‘irresponsible’: Nitish Kumar

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday described as “irresponsible” Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde’s remarks linking the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh to Hindu terrorism and asked him to initiate action if he has any information or documents suggesting such charges. “His statement (linking the BJP and the RSS to Hindu terrorism) is irresponsible and reflects his immaturity,” Kumar said.

  • Rajnath Singh is new BJP president

    Rajnath Singh was Wednesday unanimously elected the new president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), succeeding Nitin Gadkari who decided against a second term till he was cleared of alleged corruption charges.

  • Home Secy releases RSS ‘terror’ dossier

    New Delhi : Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde might have qualified his statement on “saffron terrorism” but the government is sticking to his claim that associates of the RSS are indeed linked to recent terror strikes in India.

  • India and Pak spar over UN mission

    United Nations : India and Pakistan on Tuesday got into a verbal exchange at the Security Council on relevance of the UN observer group at LoC in Jammu and Kashmir.

  • Elementary road norms flouted, two lives are lost

    Mumbai : Every child knows not to cross the road till there is a clear view of the oncoming vehicles. And, every driver slows down while passing a stationary bus, as pedestrians tend to dart across the road. Both these rules of the road were flouted on Tuesday morning with tragic consequences. Two young women were killed and four injured when a speeding car ran into the group crossing the Jogeshwari-Vikhroli Link

  • Chautalas get 10 yrs in jail

    Haryana’s political landscape will change as both father & son stand barred from contesting elections, if their conviction is not stayed by a higher court.

  • Is FDI a gimmick, asks SC

    New Delhi : Is FDI in retail a “political gimmick,” the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the government while seeking its response on how it intends to safeguard the interest of small traders after opening up the retail sector to foreign direct investments.

  • Gadkari: Slip between the cup and the lip

    New Delhi : BJP president Nitin Gadkari late on Tuesday night announced that he would not seek a second term to save the party embarrassment over false allegations swirling around him.


    Nitin Gadkari is dumped; Rajnath Singh  emerges ‘consensus’  candidate; parliamentary board to endorse candidature today.

  • Cold waves sweeps city as mercury dips to 6.6 degree Celsius

    Ujjain: Once again north- east cold winds have started hitting the city at the speed of 6 km per hour. Mercury dipped to 6.6 degree Celsius while the day’s temperature decreased to 23.5 degree Celsius on Tuesday. Cold waves also affected crops in the fields.

  • Traffic police finds 40 auto fare meters in non- operating condition

    Ujjain: Forty auto- rickshaw fare meters were found in non- working condition during a checking drive conducted under the joint aegis of traffic police and Weighing and Measurement Department ( WMD) here on Tuesday evening. WMD Inspector CS Panchaiti and Traffic TI Umakant Chaudhary reached the Railway Station in the evening. They called auto- rickshaw drivers consecutively and checked their fare meters. Amazingly with in few minutes all auto- rickshaw drivers became

  • I want to be happy

    Akshay Kumar reveals why he won’t turn director.

  • Police nab man for thrashing daughter for marriage

    Ujjain: Cheetah Party grabbed a man for badly thrashing his daughter here on Tuesday. According to sources, a man was thrashing his daughter badly on a street near Laxmi Bakery. He was screaming over her for refusing to marry a youth selected by him.