Free Press Journal
  • Sample this, world’s greenest building in Bhopal

    Bhopal : Of the many firsts that Bhopal is credited with, world’s greenest manufacturing plant here is something few are aware about. A dream made true by Dipa Prakash, owner of Omega Renk Bearings, 65% energy requirements of the plant are met with the help of 1.5MW solar panels, 33 in number, fixed on a plot of land near Raisen Road.

  • First choppergate, now Embraer deal

    New Delhi/Sao Paulo : A USD 208-million Embraer jet deal of the UPA era has come under the scanner of the US authorities over alleged kickbacks paid to secure the contract.

  • Solar energy powers 1,500sqm smart building

    Bhopal : Power requirements in the 1,500sqm building include, lighting load of 8kw and 40 tonnes for air-conditioning. As you walk in, the lights come on automatically only in the section where one is standing. The air-conditioning switches on automatically when there are more people and the carbon dioxide level rises.

  • Hurriyat sets ‘hawk’ among the pigeons

    New Delhi : Hardliner Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani created a flutter in government circles here with his talk of “freedom in sight” and assertion that “no fight is possible without people willing to sacrifice their lives and livelihood.”

  • Interactive session with film directors at AISECT

    BHOPAL : An interactive session with film directors Sudhir Mishra and Rajkumar Gupta was held at AISECT University here on Saturday. The session was centred on discussion on films.

  • ‘Chanakya’ hails Hindi at MANIT

    BHOPAL  : The much awaited three-day programme ‘ Turyanad-16’ began with lecture and short play here on Saturday at Dr. Sarvpalli Radhakrishnan Auditorium, MANIT.

  • State shooting academy players grab 26 medals

    BHOPAL : The 6th MP State Shotgun Shooting Championship concluded at MP State Shooting Academy, Goragaon of the city on Saturday. The players of the Academy won 26 medals, including 12 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze medals, in the Championship. Gun for Glory Club, Bhopal and Bhopal District Rifle Club each won a bronze medal.

  • Why songs like ‘ladki beautiful…’?

    BHOPAL : A panel discussion, literary translation and poets meet were held on Saturday – the second day of the three-day ‘The great Indian Film and Literature Festival (GIFLIF) at Jehan Numa Palace Hotel.

  • 4 killed as car rams trailer on the Expressway

    Mumbai : Four people were killed on the spot when their car rammed into a trailer on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway near Lonavala in the early hours on Saturday.

  • School students learn with fun in AARAMBH of MANIT’s IEEE

    BHOPAL : The IEEE students’ branch of Maulana Azad National Institute of Technologies (MANIT) organised AARAMBH, a social educational initiative that aspires to create a conducive learning environment for underprivileged students.

  • Bach in ticket scam spotlight

    Lausanne : Recently under pressure in the Russian doping scandal, International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach now faces further problems with Brazilian police wanting to call him as a witness in a suspected Olympic ticket scam.

  • Djoko VS Stan in final battle

    New York : Novak Djokovic’s strange US Open path took another odd turn as the defending champion defied stultifying humidity and the controversial tactics of Gael Monfils to book a title showdown with Stan Wawrinka.

  • Bopanna withdraws from Davis Cup

    New Delhi : India’s highest-ranked men’s doubles tennis player Rohan Bopanna has pulled out from the Davis Cup squad that will face Spain from September 16-18 citing knee injury, it was announced on Saturday.

  • Blue in the saddle – Gambhir scores fourth consecutive fifty

    Greater Noida : Under pressure to retain his place in the Test XI, Cheteshwar Pujara overshadowed Rohit Sharma by scoring a solid hundred as India Blue made full use of a placid track to amass 362/3 against India Red on the first day of the Duleep Trophy final here.

  • Atul Patel shines in Second Division match of the MDFA

    Mumbai : Rahul Mitra Mandal (Al Shaddai) were in cracking form as they recorded a convincing 4-0 win against FC Mithagar in a Second Division match of the MDFA (Mumbai District Football Association) League 2016-2017, and played at the St. Xavier’s ground, Parel on Saturday evening. Atul Patel scored two while Freedon Fernandes and Monish Panchal scored one each to complete the winning tally.