Free Press Journal
  • Curfew in parts of Kashmir ahead of Friday prayers

    Srinagar, Curfew continued today in interior parts of Srinagar and some other areas as a precautionary measure in view of violence witnessed after Friday prayers last week.

  • Holiday on next day of Diwali

    BHOPAL: The state government has cancelled the local holiday on October 29 for Deepawali (South Indian) for government offices and institutions. In its amended order, the second day of Deepawali, October 31 has been declared as local holiday.

  • Protecting children from disasters important, says UNICEF chief

    BHOPAL: Michael Juma, Chief, UNICEF, Madhya Pradesh speaking at a conference in Bhopal on Thursday on “Emergency Response and Disaster Management Plan” held by Disaster Management Institute (DMI) said that that today is the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR), which aims at promoting a global culture of disaster reduction and resilience-building against the adverse effects of natural and man-made hazards through disaster prevention, mitigation and preparedness.

  • Secular India gives freedom to Muslim board to go against UCC: Shiv Sena

    Mumbai: Wading into the debate over Uniform Civil Code (UCC) issue, Shiv Sena on Friday slammed the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), and said it is only opposing Law Commission’s questionnaire as India is a secular nation and had it been a Muslim country, they would have been forced to abide by the rules.

  • Awadhi food festival at Marriott

    BHOPAL: The Courtyard by Marriott is coming up with “Dastarkhwan-e-Awadh” – a 10-day Awadhi food festival from Friday at All Day Dining restaurant MoMo Cafe between 7:00 pm  and 11:00 pm. Chef Irfan Sayyed, who has 10 years of rich experience in Awadhi food, will weave the magic of taste with an array of authentic Nawabi cuisines.

  • Bhopal: Makhanlal alumni meet on October 15

    BHOPAL: Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication is going to organise a convention of its former students, to celebrate its silver jubilee year.

  • Sohail Khan’s look from Salman Khan’s Tubelight revealed

    It’s been almost two months since Salman Khan commenced the shooting of Kabir Khan‘s next directorial venture, Tubelight. The cast has been currently shooting in Manali.

  • Shooting champ from today in Bhopal

    BHOPAL: The 26th all India JV Mavlankar Shooting Championship-2016 will be organised at MP State Shooting Academy from October 14 to 21. Sports minister Yashodhara Raje Scindia will inaugurate the championship.

  • Hariharan, Sunidhi to perform on Nov 1 in Bhopal

    BHOPAL: On the occasion on Madhya Pradesh Foundation Day on November 1, Bhopalites would witness the live performance of renowned playback singers Hariharan and Sunidhi Chauhan at Lal Parade Ground.

  • This is a great time to be an Indian actor– Irrfan Khan

    Irrfan Khan is back from the premiere of his latest film Inferno in Florence. And he is still walking on clouds. “They held the premiere at an opera theatre, the Opera di Firenze in Florence. It was unlike any premiere I had attended. The venue was straight out of a dream. The entire cast was there to watch the film and answer the questions from media persons from all over the world.”

  • Indore: Feeder roads to see light of day in six months

    Indore: Construction of five proposed feeder roads, which have been planned in various parts of the city for easing vehicular traffic, would take at least six months for completion.

  • IMC plans to deploy advanced sweeping machines in Indore city

    Indore: Impressed by the performance of advanced sweeping machines used during Simhastha fair in Ujjain, the Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) has decided to press the machines for cleaning the city.