Free Press Journal
  • Devotees offer `tarpan’ at Siddhawat, Gayakotha

    Ujjain : Shraddh Paksha, the customary Hindu practice of offering tribute to ancestors, was observed on Thursday, amidst chaos and mismanagement at Siddhawat and Gayakotha. Throngs of people had gathered here to offer ‘Tarpan’ and obtain blessings of their ancestors.

  • We look forward to DRS introduction in future: Virat Kohli

    Kolkata : India’s Test captain Virat Kohli said on Thursday the team has had discussions on the contentious Decision Review System (DRS) and looks forward to the technology’s introduction in the future.

  • Teacher manhandled in Loti College

    Ujjain : A dance teacher, Kuldeep, a resident of Ravishankar Nagar, suffered serious injuries when was beaten up by students of Loti college, where he taught, yesterday. On arriving at the Neel Ganga Police station, he was asked to hand in a complaint against the students rather than an FIR.

  • Cornered BCCI may toe the line at SGM

    Mumbai : Pushed into a corner by the Supreme Court after failing to comply with the Justice R M Lodha Panel recommendations, the beleaguered BCCI appears to have been left with no option but to adopt them in totality at its Special General Meeting here today.

  • BJP appoints Pradeep Joshi Ujn div org secy

    Ujjain : BJP State chief Nandkumar Chouhan on Thursday appointed Pradeep Joshi as Ujjain divisional organizing secretary. Earlier, Joshi was Gwalior divisional organizing secretary.

  • Litterateurs’ duty is to eliminate social despair

    Ujjain : There is an ambience of disappointment in the present society. This leads to suicidal tendency frequently. A major reason is the dying habit reading literature. Literature teaches us to art of living life and instills hope, zeal and excitement in our thinking. It is the duty of a litterateur to purge this despair of the society. Transcendental literature is one which is relevant for past, present and future. Literature and

  • D-Mart’s parent company to raise Rs 18,700 mn via IPO

    Mumbai : Avenue Supermarts Limited, parent company of D-Mart, plans to raise up to Rs 18,700 million through its IPO. The company has filed its Draft Red Herring Prospectus (DRHP) with the market regulator SEBI seeking permission for its Initial Public Offering (IPO).

  • Child abducted

    Ujjain : A 10-year-old child was abducted from Ganesh Pura on Thursday. The child, Arjun Khatri, a resident of Maitri Nikunj colony, Maksi road, is a 4th grade student of Tagore Public School, Desai Nagar. Arjun had gone to his aunt’s house after school and was abducted by a biker when he was playing outdoors. He was then threatened and taken to Matana. He was later set free when he cried out

  • CII Logistics is looking at developing platform to simplify warehousing

    Mumbai : Logistics sector is growing at a CAGR of 10 per cent year-on-year and it has a potential to grow further with the advent of GST bill and many other initiatives. To support this growth, Confederation of Indian Industry Institute of Logistics (CII Logistics) is developing various initiatives to assist in developing the standards of warehousing. The association is also looking at developing a B2B platform which will allow customers to

  • Album launch

    Recently, Ravindra Jain’s last two albums, ‘Chahe Ram Bhajo Chaye Shyam’ and ‘Japle Prabhu Ka Naam’ were released by Padamshri Anup Jalota along with Ayushman Jain and Deevya Jain. ‘Chahe Ram Bhajo Chahe Shyam’ was the last album that Ravindra Jain worked on.

  • Healthy heart for healthy life

    On the occasion of World Heart Day, Dr Shahrukh Golwala pointed out that born with thinner arteries and at genetic risk for cardiac diseases, Indians are worsening their risk for heart diseases with poor physical activity, a high-fat diet and by steadily shunning fruits and vegetables.

  • Celtic hold City in thriller, Atleti sink Bayern Munich

    Paris : Raheem Sterling netted at both ends as Manchester City were made to fight for a 3-3 draw with Celtic in a Champions League thriller on Wednesday, while Atletico Madrid once again did for Bayern Munich.

  • World Heart Day 2016 special

    This year the theme is “Power Your Life” by making heart healthy. It can happen by creating heart healthy environment, lowering risk factors to heart for normal people. Those people who already suffer from heart disease specially complicated ones requiring heart surgery. Powering their life is safe heart surgery options. There are hundreds types of various heart operations but most commonly performed are coronary artery bypass surgery for heart attack disease followed

  • Siddhi Kapoor cliches 14th Leg

    New Delhi: Rookie Siddhi Kapoor overcame strong challenge from her compatriots to win the 14th leg of the Hero womens Professional golf Tour at the Delhi Golf Club (DGC) here on Thursday. The Kolkata golfer carded one over 73 in the final round to clinch title.