Free Press Journal
  • Debate on eradication of corruption in Bhopal

    BHOPAL: A debate on ‘Public Participation in promoting honesty and eradication of corruption’ was organised at Patel Group of Institutions, Bhopal, under vigilance awareness week. The participants were administered oath of vigilance awareness.

  • NTPC holds GK competition in Bhopal

    BHOPAL: National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Rihind project is observing vigilance awareness week. A general knowledge competition was organised for the employees of the project and its allied bodies. The questions, based on vigilance awareness, were asked from the participants through slide show. Senior manager (vigilance) SC Shrivastava and AK Banerjee were present. A panel discussion on the topic ‘Public Participation in promotion of unity and elimination of corruption’ was also held

  • Film on Patel screened at IGRMS

    BHOPAL: Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya, Bhopal on Friday organised screening of a documentary based on life and works of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel.

  • Syndicate Bank union meet from November 6

    BHOPAL: The 27th convention of Syndicate Bank Employees Union will be organised in the city from November 6 to 8. All India Bank Employees Association’s president Rajen Nagar and general secretary CH Venkatchalam will be accorded warm welcome on their arrival in the city. Venkatchalam will inaugurate the convention at People’s Mall, Bhanpur, Bhopal.

  • Career students told about pollution, e-waste

    BHOPAL: Career College BCA-1 semester students attended a two-day training programme on ‘Environmental Pollution and Management’ organised by EPCO. The programme was conducted under the supervision of Dr. Sadhna Tiwari, chief scientific officer and principal and coordinated by Dr. Subruto Pani.

  • Bank slams MoD claim on OROP

    New Delhi : The defence ministry’s attempt to blame the bank for disbursing Rs 5,000 less than the official monthly pension of Rs 28,000 to deceased Subedar Ram Kishan Grewal, misfired as the chief manager of the State Bank of India at Bhiwani town in Haryana asserted that the bank only disburses the money calculated and sanctioned by the ministry.

  • Consternation over Bhopal encounter

    New Delhi : Killing of eight alleged SIMI undertrial escapees from Bhopal’s jail continues to stir protested by Muslims and various other civil rights organisations across the country. In Aligarh, the Aligarh Muslim University Students’ Union staged a demonstration and demanded a Supreme Court-monitored judicial probe into the Bhopal encounter while in Lucknow, a demonstration by Rihai Manch was lathi-charged by police in which a prominent activist Rajiv Yadav suffered serious injuries.

  • SIMI encounter: Chouhan gives into demand for judicial probe

    Bhopal: Days after eight SIMI men who escaped from the central prison here were killed in controversial police action, the Madhya Pradesh government has ordered a judicial probe in to the sensational jail-break and the alleged encounter giving into the opposition’s demand.

  • Drug mafia Subhash Dudani sent on 3-day police remand

    Udaipur : The Mumbai based Subhash Dudani, who ran an international illegal drug operation from Dubai, after setting up a manufacturing unit at Udaipur, is facing extensive interrogations by various agencies, including the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), narcotics department and the Border Security Force.

  • 1984 riots: HC pulls up Sajjan for wasting court time, junks his plea

    New Delhi: Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was on Friday pulled up by Delhi High Court for making allegations of bias against a judge and seeking transfer of a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, saying it was “a frontal attack intended to humiliate the judge” and warned of invoking contempt proceedings.

  • Indian, Chinese NSAs meet in Hyderabad, discuss bilateral ties

    Hyderabad : National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Friday met his Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi here to discuss measures to improve bilateral ties strained by differences over a host of issues, including Beijing blocking India’s NSG bid and a UN ban on JeM chief Masood Azhar.

  • Jayalalithaa has fully recovered, say doctors

    Chennai : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa, who is in hospital for over 40 days, has completely recovered ad it will not be long before she returns home, the Apollo Hospitals Chairman Dr Prathap C Reddy said here on Friday.

  • RSS asks BJP to address its core agendas in UP poll campaign

    New Delhi : The RSS on Friday asked BJP leadership how its core issues, including the Ram temple at Ayodhya, will be addressed during the party’s campaign for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, informed sources said.

  • Nitish to skip SP function, dismissespre-poll alliance

    Patna : Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday said that he would not attend the Samajwadi Party’s 25th anniversary revelry in Lucknow on Saturday due to the chhat puja celebrations.

  • No curfew in Kashmir ahead of Friday prayers

    Srinagar : With situation improving in Kashmir, there was no curfew anywhere in the Valley for the first time on a Friday since it was hit by unrest in July.

  • Militant surrenders after mother’s appeal

    Srinagar: An emotional appeal of a mother paid rich dividends when a Kashmiri youth, who had joined Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT), was persuaded to surrender.