Free Press Journal
  • Inauguration of Oshiwara railway station postponed following name change

    Mumbai: The Oshiwara station between Jogeshwari and Goregaon has been officially named as ‘Ram Mandir’ by the Maharashtra Government on Friday. However, the station’s inauguration which was scheduled for tomorrow by Suresh Prabhu has again been delayed due to some technical problem.

  • Playing Ravan and Shiva is as different as chalk and cheese, says Tarun Khanna

    Mumbai: One of the most talented actor Tarun Khanna, with 13 years of experience in television has been seen in various roles across genres. Tarun has been part of shows like Avinash IPS,  Kabhi Aye Na Judai, and Mahadev. He also worked in Bollywood films like Rang Rasiya and Dishoom with producer Sajid Nadiadwala. Currently he is seen in the serial Shani on Colors TV where he enacts the character of Lord

  • Demonetisation: Nation paying for an amateur decision, billionaires silent

    Nearly three weeks after Narendra Modi’s surprise announcement on demonetisation, no one will question his motives. But it is clear he jumped into the decision without adequate understanding of what needs to be done. It also seems likely that the surprise measure may not have been such a surprise to everyone after all.

  • List of 10 notable PILs on demonetisation to be heard by Supreme Court on 2 Dec

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of demonetisation on 8 November brought up many question on banning currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000. Some people removed their outrage through social media, and the some went a step forward, and filed public interest litigations (PILs) in High Courts across the nation and in Supreme Court as well. Yesterday, 25 November, the Supreme Court gave the Centre a week’s breather from judicial scrutiny

  • Demonetisation: Bold step or pain killer to cure cancer?

    The Government has taken a bold step in demonetising notes of 500 and 1000 denominations and should be congratulated for the same. Factories in Pakistan were printing counterfeit notes and supplying to terror groups in the country. Political parties had stashed away large amounts of notes to finance the upcoming elections in UP. Real estate barons were making deals in black money.  These nefarious activities will take a hit. The common man will give

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    Demonetisation: Don’t just rant, come up with solutions, Manmohan Singh

    Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s diatribe on demonetisation  against the Narendra Modi government in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday was impactful but his record while he was in office hardly justified such harsh words for a policy measures which is expected to show its beneficial results only in the longer term.

  • Bhopal: Book-release function at National Thermal Power Corporation

    BHOPAL: A plant-level meeting was organised at National Thermal Power Corporation Limited, Singrauli Super Thermal Power Station. Group’s general manager Dinesh Kumar presided over the meeting. A book titled ‘Hamari Drishti, Hamara Lakshya-Hamari Mool Manyatayain-Ek Parichay Pustika’ was released on the occasion. General manager Alok Gupta, Niranjan Acharya, Dr Veena Kulshreshtha, additional general manager and Sanjay Mishra were present on the occasion.

  • Bhopal: NHDC celebrates Qaumi Ekta Week

    BHOPAL: Qaumi Ekta Week was celebrated at NHDC Corporate Office, Indira Sagar Project, Omkareshwar Project and R&R Office, Khandwa. The event was inaugurated by General Manager (HR) Ranjit Singh in the presence of other senior officers and staff members of NHDC.

  • Bhopal: Ek Saath campaing launched

    BHOPAL: A campaign titled ‘Ek Saath’ was launched on Friday under the aegis of Man’s Action for Equity across the state. The campaign aims at ensuring participation of men for change in society.  State convener of the organisation, Fazal Ali informed that film shows, debate, discussion, essay writing competition and poster competition will be held in educational institutions during the campaign. Gram Sabhas, Chaupal Charcha, street plays, rallies and other activities will

  • Bhopal: Kahani Utsav begins today, CM to inaugurate

    BHOPAL: As part of its endeavour to promote reading habits among primary and middle school students of the state, the state school education department has decided to celebrate ‘Kahani Utsav’. The fest will be inaugurated by the chief minister on November 26.

  • Bhopal: Mediation tourney begins at National Law Institute University

    BHOPAL: National Law Institute University Bhopal is hosting the three day, fifth edition of INADR International Law School Mediation Tournament from Saturday. Forty teams from nation and abroad are participating in the competition.

  • Bhopal: 30 cases of power pilferage lodged

    UMARIA: Electricity distribution centre established a special team to stop the stealing of electricity. This team checked the different villages under electricity distribution centre Manpur and found 25 pump consumer and five domestic consumer who were using the electricity illegally, case have been filed on them and took the action under electricity act.

  • Bhopal: Meri Didi campaign to check crime against women

    NARSINGHPUR: To control the crimes against the women special campaign is being run from 1 November to 30 November, according to the order of DG of police Rishi Kumar Shukla. SP Mukesh Kumar Shrivastav has given the directions and instructions to all the women officers of the district to visit those places where the women feel insecure and those places where the women are more in number like women hostel, coaching institutions,