Free Press Journal
  • Old medical college to be made literary centre by year-end

    Indore : Built in 1878, old medical college, earlier known as King Edward Hospital Medical School, would be made a literary centre. This would the city’s second literary centre after Manas Bhawan.

  • Letter complaining about CM Helpline lands among Shivlingas

    BHOPAL : The dissatisfaction amongst those close to the chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan over functioning of the state government, came to fore during the Shivalinga-making ceremony at CM House, which is underway for the last three days.

  • PM Surakshit Matratva Abhiyan from Aug 15

    BHOPAL : To improve maternal health in Madhya Pradesh, state government will be starting Pradhanmantri Surakshit Matratva Abhiyan from August 15 to August 30.

  • Barely 7 but she dances on wheels

    Indore : Making her own way, 7-year-old Amayra Dua is the first classical dancer in her family, where everyone is into science or commerce stream. She started learning Kathak at the age of 3.5 years.

  • Investiture ceremony held at GVN-The Global School

    BHOPAL : The oath-taking ceremony of students council of GVN-The Global School was held on Saturday. Senior journalist Girija Shankar Agarwal was the chief guest. Kunal Sahu as head boy, Shobha Rajput as head girl, Kinshuk Babbar as sports captain, Aishwi Mishra as cultural minister along with all house captains and deputy house captains were administered oath. The chief guest put badges and sashes on the office bearers.

  • Bilaspur Exp not to run from Aug 2 to 7

    BHOPAL: The running of train number 18236/18235 Bilaspur-Bhopal-Bilaspur Express would remain cancelled from August 2 to 7, from their origin stations. The cancellation of these trains has been done following the work of non-interlocking between Harri-Pendra Road stations on Salkarod-Anuppur rail section of South-East Central Railway of Bilaspur division. (FPNS)

  • More Indian athletes reach

    Rio de Janeiro : Indian men’s hockey team led by goalkeeper PR Sreejesh and 2008 Beijing Olympics gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra has checked into the Olympic Village ahead of the Rio Games starting August 5.

  • NSUI protests ‘fraud’ by school management

    SAGAR : Management of the Shailesh Memorial School situated at Makronia Sagar committed fraud with the students due to which future of 40 school students have been jeopardised.

  • Man caught with stolen Pulsar after 2 years

    BHOPAL: The crime branch, on Saturday, arrested a 25-year-old miscreant from Ambedkar Nagar along with a black Pulsar bike which he had stolen from Kolar area around three years ago when the owner of bike meet with an accident.The injured bike owner was rushed in an ambulance to nearby hospital and the Pulsar bike was parked at roadside. The nabbed confectioner had stolen the bike when no one was around and used

  • Winners of Patel Group of Inst talent hunt championship feted

    BHOPAL : In a programme, the winners of the Seventh National Talent Hunt Championship, organized by Patel Group of Institutions, were given prizes and certificates. State Assembly speaker Dr Sitasharan Sharma gave away the prizes. Dr Sharma in his address appreciated the work done by Patel Group in motivating the talented

  • Three held with illegal firearms

    MORENA : On Saturday, the Civil Lines police arrested three smugglers of illegal weapons. A country-made gun of 315 bore, 12 country-made pistols and five live cartridges including motorcycle were recovered. Santosh Kushwaha had bought these illicit arms from Aligarh of Uttar Pradesh.

  • Narsingh Yadav at NADA office

    Narsingh Yadav’s fate delayed again

    New Delhi : The suspense over wrestler Narsingh Yadav’s Olympic participation was today prolonged further after the National Anti-Doping Agency deferred its final verdict on the doping scandal to Monday. The National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) hearing on Saturday went on for marathon eight hours.

  • Russian lifters banned

    Paris : Russia’s eight-strong Olympic Games weightlifting team was banned from the Rio Games in the latest doping-related blow to the sporting powerhouse. “The integrity of the weightlifting sport has been seriously damaged on multiple times and levels by the Russians, therefore an appropriate sanction was applied in order to preserve the status of the sport,” said a statement by the IWF.

  • ExcellenceSchool students visit Assembly

    NARSINGHPUR : Fifteen students of School of Excellence visited Assembly on 28 July under the leadership of MLA Jaalam Singh Patel.

  • Fire scare in Olympic lodging

    Rio de Janeiro : Australian Olympic team members were forced to evacuate their lodgings at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after a small fire in a basement parking area caused smoke to fill the stairwells.

  • ‘Mother’s milk is elixir of life’

    SHUJALPUR : Workshop on World breastfeeding week was organised at village Pochaner in which supervisor Sonam Choure told about the importance of mother’s milk and said that how it is useful for the baby.

  • Real-estate investors fall victim to cheating developers

    Indore : Real-estate investors are falling victim to private developers and colonizers who cheated them and even the Registration Department is also helping the developers by executing registry of undeveloped plots of colonies and flats.