Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: Administration releases activity calendar of 2017 based on fairs and festivals

    Ujjain: In an innovative step, the district administration on Wednesday released annual calendar of events to be held in the district in 2017. It is for the first time in the history of Ujjain that dates of fairs, festivals, cultural and social congregations have been included in the calendar. The civil and police administration too have made adequate preparations to tackle law and order, parking and other problems during the events included

  • Govt clears ordinance, companies can now pay salary by bank transfer or cheques

    New Delhi: Failing to get a Bill passed in the just concluded Parliament winter session, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared an Ordinance and rushed it for the President’s assent to encourage business and industrial establishments to pay salaries through cheques or through a direct bank transfer in a bid to promote “less-cash” economy.

  • Pankaja Munde gets clean chit in ‘chikki scam’ from ACB

    Mumbai: Pankaja Munde-Palwe, the Minister of Rural Development and Women and Child Welfare was given a clean chit by the Maharashtra Anti-Corruption Bureau on Wednesday in the Anganwadi scam.

  • Narendra Modi took money from Birla and Sahara: Rahul Gandhi

    Mehsana (Gujarat): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi heated up the winter somnolence in Gujarat on Wednesday when he charged Prime Minister Narendra Modi with corruption during his chief ministerial stint quoting dates and amounts from a document seized by the income-tax in raids on the Sahara business house. “On behalf of the people I seek an answer from the prime minister whether this information is correct and if so what action has been taken in the

  • Mumbai: Builder shot at in Dombivali, survives

    Mumbai: Two unknown persons fired two rounds at Kalyan -based builder Amit Patil (32) on Wednesday afternoon. The incident took place at Shil-Katai naka in Dombivali.

  • Mumbai: Forensic doctors demand to be part of crime scene team

    Mumbai: Forensic doctors who carry out autopsy examinations have demanded that they should be taken to the crime scene along with the officials of the Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) so they are able to get a first hand view of the evidence at the spot.

  • Mumbai: APMC chairman arrested for graft

    Mumbai: Senior Nationalist Congress Party politician, Chairman of Nashik Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC) and Ex MP of Congress, Devidas Anandrao Pingle was arrested by Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Wednesday afternoon for allegedly taking bribes from APMC employees. His arrest has sent shock waves through the political and cooperative circles in the district.

  • Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj Ji

    Don’t Play With Your Life

    After learning about the facts regarding prevalence of tobacco use in our country, one simple question that would come to common man’s mind is that “ If government genuinely realises that smoking is injurious to health of its citizens, then why on earth do they allow manufacturing and sales of this deadly commodity?