Free Press Journal
  • Two booked for stealing Rs 12-lakh cheque

    BHOPAL : Jehangirabad police, on Wednesday, booked two persons for fraudulently stealing a cheque   from GasReliefBuilding and later transferring the amount of Rs 12 lakh in a bank account on the name of some fake committee.

  • Canara Bank CMD Dubey in city today

    Ujjain : Chairman cum Managing Director of Canara Bank, RK Dubey will arrive in the city to inaugurate the second branch at Freeganj on Thursday. Inauguration of bank will be organised at 6 pm on Thursday. Dubey will also inaugurate second regional office of Canara Bank in Indore on May 2. Dubey, a resident of Madhya Pradesh, had served as chief manager at Kanthal branch of Punjab national Bank. Executive Director

  • ‘Panchayat Darpan’ audit software launched by CS

    BHOPAL : Chief Secretary Anthony de Sa inaugurated a one-day national workshop on the web portal developed for concurrent audit of Panchayats by the Panchayats and Rural Development Department here on Wednesday.

  • Resentment brewing among residents over contaminated water supply

    Ujjain : Flared over contaminated water being supplied in the city for last fifteen days, residents of Indira Nagar gheraoed the office of Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) Assistant Eengineer (AE) located at Revenue Colony on Wednesday. Agitated people reprimanded officials and demanded quick action to treat the water. A memorandum was handed over to AE by residents.

  • Admn gears up for counting of votes

    Ujjain : Administration will start preparation for counting of votes for Ujjain-Alote parliamentary constituency from Thursday. Collector BM Sharma and SP Anurag made inspection of counting centre at UjjainEngineeringCollege on Wednesday.

  • Two cars collide on BRTS, one injured

    Indore : Two cars collided, coming from opposite sides in the I-bus lane of the BRTS, on Wednesday night. Both cars were damaged and one car rider alleged the other car riders for beating him. Police investigations are on.

  • HC notices to DAVV, DHE

    Indore : Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court has issued notices to Department of Higher Education (MP) and Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya on a petition filed by 3 BSc students, who challenged the maximum 5-year time for completion of undergraduate course.

  • Zahida’s domestic help produced in court

    Indore : In RTI activist Shehla Masood murder case, the CBI, on Wednesday produced one more witness Chand Ahmed in the court of Special Judge Rajeev Kumar Ayachi.

  • Parshuram Jayanti celebrations on Friday

    Ujjain : Akhil Bharatiya Brahmin Samaj will celebrate birth anniversary of Lord Parshuram and Jagatguru Shankaracharya on May 2 and 4 respectively during a three day programme. A meeting regarding the celebration was organised at Bijasan Mata temple at Chamunda Mata square on Wednesday. President Surendra Chaturvedi chaired the meeting.

  • EC slaps notice on Punjab CM

    ACCUSES Parkash Singh Badal of violating model code of cunduct, asks him to appear before the
    commission tomorrow (more…)

  • Complaints against water supply pipeline contractor: Inquiry begins

    Meghnagar : Work of setting new water supply pipelines, in place of old or out dated pipelines was going on in the town; it was running too slow and there were many other irregularities. So, some aware youths complained against the contractor of the work. Now, receiving the complaints, administration sent an inquiry team and the team began its work on Wednesday.

  • Plot to grab land by calling woman a ‘daakan’

    Sendhwa : A tribal woman approached SP with the complaint that, her neighbour is defaming her as ‘a daakan’ (a demon spirit), as a part of his conspiracy to oust her from village and to grab her land. This is not an old story, but the news of present independent India; which shows that, in rural India, people still have superstitions and some bad intentioned people try to take benefit of

  • Kin allege negligence after patient’s death

    Indore : Relatives of a 55-year-old woman created a ruckus after her death at GokuldasHospital alleging medical negligence, on Wednesday. They also threatened the doctors. However, the situation was defused following intervention of the police.

  • Case of theft against Tehsildar and other employees

    Badnawar : The case of theft against Tehsildar Shreekant Sharma has taken a new twist as recently the complainant alleged that some people are threatening him and even trying to lure him for withdrawing the case.

  • SBI presents computer to higher secondary school

    Bamnala : State Bank of India, Bamnala branch, gifted a computer and printer to higher secondary school. On this occasion, branch manager Amol Petare and Dhannalal Yadav presented computer and printer to principal of school Amritlal Dongre. All the teachers, students and staff thanked the SBI for their valuable present.

  • Farewell accorded to Parasiya

    Khachrod : The education department accorded a grand farewell to Shobharam Parasiya on his retirement. He served the department on the post of BAC. The chief guest was Bharat Vyas from Education department Ujjain and Premchand Yadav Madawada was present as special guest. The programme was started after Saraswati pujan followed by Saraswati Vandana, which, was, sang by Pradeep Vyas. All the teachers felicitated Parasiya by presenting garland.

  • Indore kids say ‘yes’ to summer camps

    Indore : With the city schools shutting down for summer vacation, kids are in no mood to waste their time sitting in front of idiot-box to watch a re-run of old cartoons. Sensing this attitude of children, numerous summer camps are offering never-ending list of activities to groom personality of kid.

  • BEST drivers on warpath again

    Over 500 off-duty drivers and conductors from the 26 depots hold protest march against the new duty roster system (more…)