Free Press Journal
  • Officers, students conferred ‘Nagar Gaurav Samman’

    KATNI : Chairman of Katni Tent and Lights Association, Ajay Saravgi said in a press release that like the last year, ‘Nagar Gaurav Samman Samorah’ was organised at Arjun Palace. The lighting of the ceremonial lamp was followed by Devi songs presented by Prachat Devigeet Gayak Sanstha member Sanjay Nakra. The chief guest was tent businessman Balu Sethji, who had come from Khajuraho. Kishenchand Panjwani, Deepchand Jhamnani, Rajkumar Chaurasia and Rambhuvan Tiwari

  • Rain alert sounded

    Ujjain: State meteorological department has issued ‘alert’ for heavy rains in Ujjain district on July 29, 2016. It said heavy rains are likely to occur at isolated places for 24 hours at Ujjain. Alert has also been sounded at most places till Friday afternoon. Three reasons have been suspected for the formation of strong weather conditions in the region, though the favourable system is likely to get wea.

  • Rugby gets a boost

    Societe Generale partners with Rugby India

  • BSNL to upgrade telephone sets of date card from today

    BHOPAL: The telephone sets of WLL-CDMA/FWT/EVDO date card will be programmed at BSNL, SDO offices from July 29 to 30. To upgrading and programming in the said sets are needed due to technical upgradation at BSNL’s chief telecom centre. In the absence of upgrading and programming, WLL-CDMA/FWT/EVDO date card telephone sets would stop functioning. (FPNS)

  • Ex-cricketer organises Cricket tour in Mumbai

    Mumbai : Aiming to represent the city’s rich cricket culture, former Test cricketer Yajurvindra Singh is set to organise the country’s first heritage tour scheduled to held here on August 14.

  • UCMAS students make state proud

    Indore : UCMAS students won laurels for nation in the sixth international abacus and mental arithmetic competition organised by World Association of Abacus and Mental Arithmetic in Hong Kong on Thursday.

  • Siddharth to represent India in World taekwondo

    Indore’s Siddharth Sharma will represent India in the upcoming World taekwondo tournament at Seoul (South Korea) from August 3 to 6.  Previously, Siddharth won the gold medal in 68 kg weight category in Thailand senior open in the month of April. In this tournament, players of above 50 countries are participating, said Virendra Pawar.

  • Shukla is state head of panchayats body

    SHUJALPUR : Voting was held to elect the branch head of Madhya Pradesh Panchayat Samanvyak Adhikari Sangh in Bhopal in which RP Shukla was elected as a state head. Mahesh Dodiya, Devisingh Chandel and Manohar Sharma have congratulated him.

  • AIFF: Services, Railways to lose voting rights

    New Delhi : The landmark effect of the Lodha Committee reforms for BCCI has also touched chord with other sporting bodies as the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has also decided to make institutional bodies like Railways and Services associate members with no voting rights.

  • Rs 2.6L missing from garments shop

    BHOPAL: A bag containing Rs 2.60 lakh in cash was stolen from the counter of a garments shop in Bairagarh while dry fruits worth Rs 75,000 disappeared from grocery shop in Piplani on Thursday.

  • Valuables worth lakhs stolen from two houses

    BHOPAL : The burglars made off with cash and gold jewellery worth Rs 80,000 from a house at Barkhedi in Jehangirabad area.

  • Tainsh Shiriskar shines for Thakur jr college

    Mumbai : After held goalless in the first half, captain Tainsh Shiriskar struck twice in the second half to steer Thakur Vidyamandir and junior college past St. Xaviers (Vile Parle) 2-0 to enter the Boys under-14 quarterfinals of the Subroto Mukherjee Cup football tournament (for Suburban schools) of Maharashtra government’s DSO (Divisional Sports Office), organized by Vision Sports Reconnect and Fairplay Sports Management at Francis D’Assisi high school ground (Borivali) ground here

  • Taekwondo team bags ceveral medals in S Korea

    Mumbai : India Coach Master Jayesh Velhal (5th DAN Black Belt, Foreign Instructor, International Referee & Coach) and his team Taekwondo won several medals in 10th World Culture Expo Taekwondo Championship held at Muju, South Korea recently.