Free Press Journal
  • UP Polls: It is ‘rani vs rani’ in Amethi

    Amethi: BJP’s coup de maitre fielding Garima Singh, the estranged first wife of Sanjay Singh, might turn the fight for the prestigious Amethi Assembly seat into a ‘rani versus rani’ affair with the Congress leader’s present wife Ameeta deciding to throw her hat in the ring.

  • Yemeni government forces take strategic port of Mokha

    Sanaa, Forces allied with the internationally-recognized government of Yemen seized control of a strategic Red Sea port today after waging an assault against Shiite rebels, a top military commander said.

  • UP Polls: Permutation, combination won’t work for Congress-SP alliance, says BJP

    Lucknow: Asserting that no sort of permutation and combination would work for the Congress-Samajwadi Party alliance ahead of the crucial Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said both the parties have no specific achievements to showcase, while the saffron party would be targeting the voters with the development agenda.

  • Bhopal: Govt to launch free coaching, CM Vidushi Yojana for SC/ST students

    BHOPAL: Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, inaugurating  a state-level leadership development camp for the talented students of scheduled casts and scheduled tribes (SC/ST) categories here on Monday, said that coaching centres would be set up for free coaching of SC/ST students for their entrance to national-level institutions. The SC/ST students would be provided training and sports material of international level.

  • Bhopal: Reading room turns into open toilet

    BHOPAL: Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya Vachnalaya, a one-room building opposite state BJP office always remains closed but its outer walls are used as an open toilet by the passersby and a dumping ground of garbage.

  • Nifty above 8400, Sensex flat; HCL Tech, Bharti down

    New Delhi: The market on Tuesday opened flat with the Nifty above 8400. It traded up 23.65 points or 0.3 percent at 8415.15 while the Sensex traded up 73.91 points or 0.3 percent at 27191.25.

  • Bhopal: Homoeopathy student complains of ragging

    BHOPAL: A case of ragging of a first year student of Narayanshri Homoeopathic Medical College Hospital and Research Centre came to light on Monday. The victim has complained that students of second year thrashed him and snatched money from him.

  • 6 children injured in fire near tracks in Mumbai

    Mumbai, At least six children were injured and suburban train traffic was disrupted as a major fire broke out in shanties at Dana Bunder near Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) in South Mumbai this evening.

  • Bhopal: RAW chief meets DGP, cops

    BHOPAL: The chief of Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) held an informal meeting with the director general of police and other staff on Monday. He pointed out the terrorists and their operating network.

  • Bhopal: Security beefed up ahead of Republic Day

    BHOPAL: The state police have beefed up security all over the state ahead of the Republic Day. IG Law and Order, Makrand Deouskar informed The Free Press Journal that while tightening of security prior to R-Day is routine, two incidents in the recent past have made the police take special measures this year. The first is the jailbreak by SIMI activists and their subsequent liquidation in an encounter and second is the

  • Bhopal: Gyan Singh will continue as minister says CM

    BHOPAL: Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, interacting with media persons on the sidelines of a leadership development camp organised by tribal welfare department here on Monday, said that Gyan Singh, who has been elected to the Lok Sabha from Shahdol, will continue as minister as for now. Singh said Gyan Singh will sign note-sheets and will also attend cabinet meetings. He said that choosing his colleagues was his prerogative and no one