Free Press Journal
  • Malkhamb championship concludes in Bhopal

    BHOPAL: The 34th district level Malkhamb championship concluded at Billabong High International School, Neelbad.  As many as 100 players from schools and colleges of Bhopal district took part in the event. The players displayed nail biting stunts and skills. School principal Ashish Agarwal and Bhopal Divisional Malkhamb Association, secretary, Bharat Singh Bandhewal gave prizes to the medal winning players.

  • Painter Preety Nigam to display her art in London

    BHOPAL: A city-based artist Preety Nigam is going to exhibit some of her finest works at an exhibition of paintings at The Nehru Centre London (UK) from November 28 to December. The Nehru Centre London is supported by Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), an autonomous organisation affiliated to the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India. ICCR runs 34 cultural centres across the world. Nigam is displaying her 15 very fine

  • Demonetisation: Ramdas Athawale blasts Oppostion parties

    Mumbai: As the opposition parties have taken an aggressive stand against demonetisation in the Parliament, NDA ally Republican Party of India (Athawale faction) today came out in support of the decision.

  • Kamal Chawla qualifies for world, Asian championship in Bhopal

    BHOPAL: Kamal Chawla, former World no. 3 snooker player, stood at fourth position in the 9th ball pool national championship. Chawla has qualified for the camp for World pool championship and Asian pool championship.  Chawla had won bronze medal in the World team snooker championship. Currently, he is national champion of 6 raid snooker.

  • Bhopal beats Gwalior in state police cricket tourney

    BHOPAL: The 5th state-level annual cricket championship of Madhya Pradesh police was inaugurated at Motilal Nehru Police Stadium on Friday by additional director general of police (ADGP), KN Tiwari. Teams of 8 zones of Madhya Pradesh are taking part in the event.

  • Mumbai: Central and Western railway see jump in season ticket sale

    Mumbai: The sale of local train season tickets and smart card recharge has increased significantly since November 14, after increasing number of commuters of central and western railways exchanged their old high-denomination notes for season passes (mainly quarterly and annual).

  • Bhopal: State archers win medals in national championship

    BHOPAL: The players of MP State Archery Academy won three gold medals and two silver medals in the 9th under-14 national Archery championship played at Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh.

  • Congress floating Priyanka’s name signals Rahul’s lack of credibility: BJP

    New Delhi: With Priyanka Gandhi consenting to campaign for the Congress in the upcoming 2017 UP assembly elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) trained their guns on her brother and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, saying the development clearly indicated that his credibility was in question.

  • Bhopal: State horse riding players shine

    BHOPAL: The players of Madhya Pradesh State Horse riding Academy excelled in the Equestrian Federation International Silver/Bronze tour played at Fillore, Jalandhar.

  • Demonetisation: Time to put an end to the era of tax havens

    Narendra Modi’s bold step to cleanse the economy merits public cooperation and deserves every success. However, I cannot help but wonder whether in the absence of an integrated raft of measures that are firmly and impartially implemented, demonetisation alone can have more than a short-term impact.

  • MPTDC bags ‘Best Tourism State’ award in Bhopal

    BHOPAL: Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation has been awarded with ‘Best Tourism State’ in a programme at New Delhi. The award is established by a world famous travel and leisure magazine. The award was given by Red Bull India Pvt Ltd CEO, Anil Lapse and designer Monisha Bajaj. Corporation’s chairman Tapan Bhaumik received the said award.

  • Bhopal: Meet on cyber security at Oriental College

    BHOPAL: A two-day national conference on “Applications of ITS, GIS, City Apps and Cyber Security for Smart Cities” was inaugurated at Oriental College of Technology Bhopal on Friday.

  • Demonetisation: Stakes are high for PM Narendra Modi in this battle

    Going by the record of parliamentary debates in recent years, it should come as no surprise that virtually no constructive suggestions have come forth to remedy the situation arising from the half-baked planning before the demonetisation of high-value currency notes. Demonetisation was intrinsically a sound economic move by the Narendra Modi government to flush out black money which was estimated to be a whopping 22 per cent of the total money in circulation in

  • Crucial by-polls in TN, WB, Maharashtra and Tripura today

    Mumbai: Crucial by-polls will be held in four states — Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Tripura and West Bengal today and all arrangements have been made by the Election Commission to conduct them in a free and fair manner amid tight security.