Free Press Journal
  • Plastic water tanks become headache for Bhopal Municipal Corporation

    BHOPAL :  Cutting across party lines, Corporators have expressed their concern the poor quality of the plastic tanks installed by Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) at various places in the city. Corporators and Mayor-in-Council (MiC) members said that the accountability of the authorities concerned should be fixed and the BMC administration should stop installing plastic tanks as they develop cracks easily. That tarnishes the image of BMC administration and the Corporators have to

  • Collector refuses to accept sample water of Kahn from Congressmen

    On the one hand, officials of PHED were trying to satisfy mayor and MIC members on the other hand chief of District Congress Committee Anantnarayan Meena (urban) and Jai Singh Darbar (rural) with Congressmen reached the office of collector, Kavindra Kiyawat and submitted memorandum with the bottle of dirty water of Kahn.

  • Mayor Jonwal inspects route of River Kahn to check ground reality of supplied water

    Ujjain :  Mayor Meena Jonwal along with members of Mayor-in-Council (MIC) and officials of Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) inspected the route of River Kahn (also known as river Khan) on Friday to check ground reality of the allegation of congressmen that water of Kahn is being supplied in households.

  • IOC swings to black in Dec qtr, logs Rs 3,057 cr profit

    New Delhi : Indian Oil Corporation, the nation’s largest company in terms of turnover, returned to black in the December quarter on the back of a robust refining margin, improvement in performance and lower finance costs.

  • 5 people killed in different road mishaps in dist

    Dewas :  Five people were killed in separate road incidences in Dewas district on Friday. First incidence took place at Laxmibai- road on Friday at 11.30 when the daughter of Samad Khan was playing outside his house at that time the tractor MP 41 AB 5998 crushed the girl to death after which she died on the spot. The Nahar police station registered a case against the driver.

  • IFCI Q3 profit up 15% at Rs 154 cr

    New Delhi : Infrastructure term lending firm IFCI Ltd said its net profit rose by 15 % to Rs 154 crore for the third quarter of 2015-16 on higher interest income and lower cost of funds. Total income increased to Rs 947.15 crore for the quarter ended December 2015. Of this, operational income constituted Rs 897 crore, up 8 % from Rs 834 crore last year, IFCI Chief Executive Officer and MD Malay

  • BJP observes Pt Upadhyay’s death anniv

    Ujjain :  BJP on Thursday observed the death anniversary of Pt Deendayal Upadhyay. BJP leaders garlanded the statue of Pt Upadhyay at Nanakheda bus stand. Meetings were held at the blocks and party workers were told the outline of Kisan Sammelan.

  • There is no conflict between religion, science: RSS ideologue

    BHOPAL :  “Rituals and religion are different though most people think that the rituals are religion”, said RSS leader Krishna Gopal while speaking on the inaugural day of the three-day Vaicharik Kumbh on science and spirituality, on Friday. The recommendations will be present in the Simhastha in front of the saints.

  • CBI to grill Mahindra, Trivedi in jail

    BHOPAL :  The CBI, on Friday, filed an application in district and sessions court for interrogation of Vyapam officials-Nitin Mahindra, Pankaj Trivedi, Ajay Sen, CK Mishra in Jail in connection with police constable recruitment and data entry scam. Application was filed in designated court of ADJ Bhupendra Singh. Permission has been granted to CBI.

  • Home Guard found dead; Welder electrocuted

    BHOPAL :  A Home Guard posted at Old Zila Panchayat Bhavan was found dead in suspicious circumstances on Thursday night. Police identified him as 45-year-old Ram Singh son of Dayal Singh of Kareli, Narsinghpur who lived on the premises of Old Zila Panchayat Bhavan. Police have registered a case and are waiting for postmortem report to know the cause of death.

  • Replay of Hyderabad clampdown in JNU

    JNU students Union President held in a sedition case; Smriti Irani and Rajnath Singh advocate strong action against those involved on campus in alleged “anti-India” acts

  • Congress Simhastha Vigilance Committee reveal apathy of admin

    Ujjain :  Congress Simhastha Vigilance Committee made inspection of the Simhastha development works and revealed the apathy of administration, on Thursday. Committee members led by District Congress Committee president Anantnarayan Meena visited the confluence of Khan-Kshipra and found that polluted water was being supplied in the city from Khan river.

  • Two men held for looting students

    Indore: Police on Friday arrested two men from Jabran Colony, who had looted two schoolboys by threatening them with a knife and a blade. According to ASP Devendra Patidar, Bilal Khan (15) a resident of Gulzar Colony and his friend Nitesh Pal are students of Class X at Malwa Shishu Vihar.

  • Youth nabbed for harassing girl

    Indore :  ‘We Care for You’ team has nabbed a youth from Katni for harassing a girl by calling her at odd times and sending her obscene messages.

  • Prohibitory orders for Assembly session

    BHOPAL :  Collector Nishant Warvade has invoked section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 for maintaining law and order. The order would be effective from February 23 to April 1 in various areas between 6 am and 12 pm.

  • SDM threatens corporator; complaint to Collector

    Ujjain :  Corporator and Leader of Opposition at Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC), Rajendra Vasishtha filed a complaint against SDM Kshitij Sharma to Collector Kavindra Kiyawat after he was threatened by the SDM, on Friday.

  • Herald case: Half a relief for Sonia

    Apex Court refuses to interfere in trial but expunges ‘incriminating inferences’ or ‘firm conclusions’ contained in the High Court order

  • Two men held for looting students

    Indore :  Police on Friday arrested two men from Jabran Colony, who had looted two schoolboys by threatening them with a knife and a blade.