Free Press Journal
  • Road near camp of Mahanirvani Akhara subsides due to Khan Diversion Project

    Ujjain : A portion of Badnagar Road subsided due to Khan Diversion which created three pits including two small and one large near the camp of Mahanirvani Akhara on Wednesday morning. Sudden subsidence on the road created panic in the area and huddle of spectator surrounded the pit and started speculating depth of the pit.

  • ‘Ghar Wapsi’: Pakistan’s Ramzan leaves for Bangladesh

    BHOPAL : Finally, Pakistan’s teenage boy Ramzan, On Wednesday, left for Bangladesh to meet his father. He could not proceed to Karachi, where his mother lives.   He was in Bhopal since October 2013.

  • 1,390 cops take pledge

    Indore : As many as 1,390 constables took oath of public service during the passing out parade, organized at Police Training College, Musakhedi on Wednesday. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan was the chief guest on the occasion.

  • Modi’s popularity on downswing: Rajendra Singh

    BHOPAL : The three-day ‘Prashikshak Chetna Shiver’ of state Congress concluded on Wednesday. Addressing the closing session, Deputy Speaker Rajendra Singh asked the trainers to inform the people about the schemes and programmes launched by the UPA government for the benefit of the common man. “We failed to publicise the pro-people programmes of the UPA government”, he said.

  • DGP reviews police dept’s preps at Mahakumbh

    Ujjain : DGP Surendra Singh on Wednesday reviewed the preparations done by Police Department at Simhastha Mahakumbh. He made inspection of newly built police control room at SP office and observed the monitoring of the city through CCTV cameras.

  • We haven’t taken agriculture professionally: Union minister

    Indore : Union Minister of State for Agriculture Sanjeev Balyan here on Wednesday said that the countrymen had not taken farming and agriculture professionally and always considered it as a burden.

  • Search panel meeting today, but VC’s appointment may take time

    Indore : The headline in today’s edition is the same one which Free Press had carried in its edition dated February 8. The headline has been repeated as the situation today remains almost the same to what it was on February 8.

  • Grand welcome accorded to Ramta Panch of Niranjani Akhara

    Ujjain : Ramta Jogi Panch of Niranjani Akhara were accorded grand welcome by the president of Akhil Bhartiya Akhara Parishad, Narendra Giri and Peethadhishwar of Akhand Aashram, Shantiswaroopanand Giri on their arrival in the city here at railway station on Wednesday morning.

  • WR GM to review railway projects GM will review Simhastha preparations

    Indore : General Manager (GM) of Western Railway (WR) GC Agrawal, who is coming for 2-day visit of Indore and Ujjain on Thursday, will review progress of various railway projects going on in the city and review preparations of the Ratlam division for the Simhastha fair.

  • Three elderly men die in road accident

    Ujjain : Three elderly men died while coming back after attending a marriage ceremony in a horrific road accident which occurred near village Dhablahurd located on Agar Road, on late Tuesday. Hazi Wasir Khan (80), Sattar Baba (60) and Kallu Khan (60) all residents of Tarana died on the spot after their Bolero car rammed with other car on the high speed. While around eight passengers suffered serious injuries and were shifted

  • 4 arrested for preparing fake registry of plot

    Indore : Aerodrome police on Wednesday arrested four accused, who allegedly forged documents and prepared fake registry of a plot in Palhar Nagar, while a search is on for one of the accused.

  • Creative north Indian ragas equal to south’s perfection

    Indore : Celebrating the different styles of music adorning different parts of the country, Sangeet Gurukul organised ‘Sangam’, a musical concert where musicians from north and south India presented their mastered ragas, at Indore Press Club on Wednesday.

  • Bairagis can take out Peshwayis on April 19 or April 20

    Ujjain : Possible dates of the Peshwayi of Vaishnav Akharas could be April 19 or April 20, however final seal on the dates of Peshwayi is yet to be marked by the Shri Mahants of Digambar Akhara, Nirvani Akhara and Nirmohi Akhara.

  • Ability gets you place in Akhara, not the influence & money: Santosh Muni

    Ujjain : Bada Udasin Akhara Mehant Santosh Muni says, one gets promoted in Akhara due to his ability and not because of his influence and wealth. Sharing his reminiscences of the childhood, he says, he used to serve saints and gradually he bent towards asceticism. It was the result of his selfless service to the saints that he was designated as 4th Mehant of the Akhara by rest of the three Mehants.