Free Press Journal
  • Haryana into PWL-2 final

    New Delhi : Sandeep Tomar, Rajneesh along with Haryana Hammer’s foreign exports helped the team register a came-from-behind win to enter the final of the Pro Wrestling League season two by beating new entrants Jaipur Ninjas 6-3 in the first semifinals.

  • India lose 0-1 to Iran in U17 WC

    St. Petersburg : The Indian U-17 football World Cup team lost 0-1 against Iran in the Granatkin Tournament here on Tuesday.

  • Ujjain: Car of NCC officer set afire on varsity campus

    Ujjain: A car was reportedly set on fire on the Vikram University campus late on Monday. According to information, car (MP 09 CB 8001) of NCC officer Kaniya Meda was burnt by some miscreants.

  • Ronaldo returns for Copa del Rey

    Madrid : Star forward Cristiano Ronaldo returns to a Copa del Rey call for the first time in the football season in the first leg of the quarter-finals against Celta de Vigo, where midfielder Isco Alarcón may also reappear after recovering from injury.

  • Kapoor ouster from jr selection raises eyebrows

    New Delhi : The BCCI’s decision to remove former India Test player Ashish Kapoor from the junior selection panel and retain former first-class cricketer Rakesh Parikh has raised eyebrows.

  • PIFA Colaba win

    Mumbai : PIFA Colaba FC produced good form in the second half, scoring three goals during this period to blank Maharashtra State Police 4-0 in a lop-sided Elite Division match of the Mumbai District Football Association League 2016-2017, and played at the Cooperage ground.

  • Azhar moves HC after HCA nomination gets rejected

    Hyderabad : Former Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin on Tuesday filed a plea in the High Court of Hyderabad against the rejection of his nomination for the post of Hyderabad Cricket Association’s (HCA) president.

  • Pooja, Siddhi score impressive wins

    Mumbai : Mumbai’s Pooja Kachare and Satara’s Siddhi Jadhav were the most impressive winners as both made the girls under-17 singles semi-finals of the DY Patil-Maharashtra State Open badminton tournament, hosted by Badminton Organisation of Raigad at the badminton courts in DY Patil stadium on Tuesday.

  • Ujjain Development Authority to organise ‘Awas Mela’

    Ujjain: In a meeting presided over by CEO, Abhishek Dubey on Tuesday, many important decisions were taken by Ujjain Development Authority. Prominent amongst them was the counselling over the home loans to the beneficiaries. An ‘Awas Mela’ will be held by the UDA in the near future where all the details concerning home loans will be made available. Bank officials will be present at the ‘Awas Mela’ where all the queries regarding

  • Ujjain: Long deserted Vikram Vatika to get a new life

    Ujjain: Citizens of Ujjain will soon get a new and fully transformed Vikram Vatika. It will be developed into two parts, a Divyang Park for the differently-abled and a Green Space for citizens who seek some time out in nature’s lap.

  • Aamir defends Dangal actor Zaira Wasim against trolls

    The beauty is that bright, young, talented, hardworking, respectful, caring and courageous kids like you are a role model for all kids, not only in India but across the world. -Aamir Khan, actor

  • Ujjain: Cold wave comes back to freeze city

    Ujjain: People of the city enjoyed some respite from the biting cold for last two days due to the influx of southern western winds which pulled the temperatures up. But from Monday onwards, northern winds with a pace of 4 km per hour gripped the city and consequently the temperatures gradually started to decrease. According to weather analyst of Government Jiwajirao Observatory, Deepak Gupta, the minimum temperature recorded was 8.5 degree Celsius

  • Ujjain: Old family feud turns violent, 10 injured

    Ujjain: A longstanding dispute between two Yadav families turned violent at Anandganj Ki Jhiri here on Tuesday afternoon, as both the factions using edged weapons like swords and farsa and wooden logs hit each other. At least 10 persons sustained injuries in the scuffle, including corporator Shailendra Yadav, who belonged to one faction of the warring parties.

  • UP elections 2017: Congress, RLD, NCP ready to hitch ride with Akhilesh’s SP

    Lucknow/New Delhi: A day after the Election Commission stamped its seal of approval on his claim over Samajwadi Party and its symbol ‘bicycle’, UP Chief Minister went into a huddle with his advisors strategising on an alliance with Congress and RLD to prevent BJP’s march to power in the key cow belt state.

  • BMC Elections 2017: Devendra Fadnavis calls Uddhav Thackeray to push deal

    Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis spoke to Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday seeking the continuation of alliance talks. In a meeting that was held the previous night, leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party and Sena discussed the formula of seat sharing for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections.

  • Brexit: UK to leave single market, says Theresa May

    London: British Prime Minister Theresa May, in a long-awaited Brexit speech, confirmed on Tuesday that her country will leave the single market, media reports said.

  • PM Narendra Modi sets terms for Pakistan, woos China for trade

    New Delhi: In a clear message amidst the chill in bilateral ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked Pakistan to walk away from terror if it wants to have dialogue with India. Outlining his approach for an integrated neighbourhood, Modi said his vision for country’s neighbourhood puts premium on peaceful and harmonious ties with entire South Asia.

  • Mumbai: Cops bust hooch den in Bhayandar hamlet

    Thane: Less than 24 hours after busting an illicit alcohol-brewing unit near Morva village, sleuths of the Thane (rural) police unearthed another similar unit operating from an isolated patch of marshy land, this time near Murdha village in Bhayandar on Monday afternoon. According to the police, the raid followed after a tip-off from an informant in context to the bootlegging activities. Dressed in mufti, the cops swooped down on the distilling unit, seized and destroyed