Free Press Journal
  • Lawrence strike puts State Bank into final

    Mumbai : A clinical finish by striker Lawrence D’Souza paved the way for State Bank of India to register a close 1-0 win and knockout Mumbai Boxers in a veteran men’s semi-final round match for the Late Neville D’Souza Memorial Trophy in the Catholic Gymkhana Annual Rink Football tournament.

  • ‘Design Yatra’ begins to create design awareness

    Indore : India’s first ‘Design Yatra,’ in which designers began their journey of 15,000 km in four Nano cars, flagged off on the concluding day of the 11th National Convention of Institute of Indian Interior Designer (IIID), on Saturday.

  • ‘Hanuwantia to be developed as a world class tourist destination’

    KHANDWA : Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan along with the managing director of Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (MPTDC) Hariranjan Rao and other officers here on Friday visited the ongoing 10-day Jal Mahostav being organised by MPTDC in order to promote tourism in the state.

  • Four seriously injured in tractor-car collision

    BHIKANGAO: Four persons, including two children, were seriously injured in a road accident near Deshgao on Khandwa-Badoda state highway on Friday night.  The injured, after primary treatment at Khargone district hosipital, were referred to Indore. The impact of the accident was so high that both the car and tractor were badly damaged. According to information, Babulal (27), Rekha (25), Lalli (8) and Lalita (9 months) were going to Deshgaon in a car

  • Vehicle permission on Tekari can be dangerous for security

    Dewas :Government of India has issued security directions years’ ago for the Mahakal Mandir, Ujjain, Chamunda Tekari, Dewas and Indore city. But, recently, Dewas district administration has issued an order and according to that, vehicles can be driven upto Chamunda Tekari after paying fee.

  • Woman succumbs of burns

    BHOPAL: A woman of Bag Sevania area undergoing treatment in a hospital died on Saturday. She had sustained around 96 percent burns and was admitted to the hospital eight days ago.

  • Council meeting of Juna akhara held; Pilot Baba issue discussed

    Ujjain : The executive council meeting of Juna akhara was held at Dutt akhara here on Saturday. The meeting was held late and was chaired by speaker Mahant Umashankar Bharti. Members of core committee including those of Ramta Panch and Shambhu Panch remained present. The meeting was called in hurry to discuss about the re-entry of terminated Maha Mandleshwar Pilot Baba. Pilot Baba was stripped of his title in 2013 during Allahabad Kumbh,

  • Siddharth Parikh wins crown

    Mumbai : World No. 3 Siddharth Parikh beat Aditya Agrawal to emerge champion, in the MCF Open Billiards Tournament, at the Mandpeshwar Civic Federation. Borivali.

  • Robbery attempt foiled: 5 arrested, fire arms seized

    Indore : Chandan Nagar police claimed to have arrested a group of criminals while planning robbery at builder’s house late on Friday night. The police have launched a manhunt for two other accused as they managed to flee from the spot. They are being questioned for other crimes.

  • Consecutive third final for Punjab

    Ranchi : Jaypee Punjab Warriors entered the final of the Hockey India League for the third consecutive year after posting a 3-1 victory over Delhi Waveriders in the first semi-final here on Saturday.

  • Girl commits suicide under financial strain

    Ujjain : A 30-year-old girl hanged self by the ceiling fan at her home located in Dhabri Peetha area on Saturday morning. Deceased girl was identified as Reena Chauhan and was the sole bread earner of the home and works at the Beauty Parlour located at Lakherwadi. Father of the deceased girl, Narayan Chauhan had died long ago and the girl use to live with her mother and a younger sister in the

  • Krishna topples top seed Vidhi

    Mumbai : Krishna Chavan from St Baise (Andheri) toppled top seeded Vidhi Shah 13-11, 14-12, 3-11, 6-11, 11-9 in a pulsuating tie to storm into junior girls singles quarterfinals of the Late Pratap Vora All-Mumbai Promotional table tennis tournament, sponsored by JPV Realtors and co-sponsored by HIGH TIDE, and jointly  hosted by OZONE Events N Media And Guru Table Tennis Centre at Kandivali Education Society’s Hall At Kandivali here on Saturday.

  • Hoopers win Callan Cup

    Mumbai : Hoopers prevailed over former champions YMCA ‘A’ to bag the title, in the 61st Bombay YMCA Callan Cup Volleyball Tournament, organised by the YMCA Physical Education Department, at Jhoola Maidan, Sankli Street, Byculla.

  • Youth ends life by hanging self

    Indore : A 21-year-old youth committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling at his residence in MIG area on Friday. The reason for taking the extreme step s not yet established. According to the police, the deceased has been identified as Ritesh Gogariya of Chhoti Khajrani.