Free Press Journal
  • EC orders an FIR against Arvind Kejriwal for bribe remark

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Sunday ordered poll authorities in Goa to register an FIR against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his remarks about bribes made at a poll rally in the state.

  • Barcelona salvages draw against Betis

    Madrid : Lionel Messi set up Luis Suarez’s 90th-minute equaliser to help Barcelona salvage a 1-1 draw at Real Betis on Sunday, but the result could leave the Catalan club even further adrift of the Spanish league lead.

  • Ujjian: State level sports competition concludes

    Ujjain: The state-level sports competition organised by higher education department of the state government concluded on Sunday at Government Girls Post Graduate College. The competition lasted for two days.

  • Judge blocks part of Trump’s immigration ban for those in US

    New York: In a significant blow to President Donald Trump, a US judge issued an emergency order staying deportations for people who have arrived in America with valid visas from seven Muslim-majority nations but were detained on entry due to the controversial immigration ban.

  • Sarita ‘tears’ up Zsofia : Devi comfortably wins on pro debut

    Imphal : Celebrated Indian woman boxer L Sarita Devi comfortably outpunched Zsofia Bedo of Hungary to make a winning start to her professional career in the IBC Fight Night at the at the Khuman Lampak Stadium on Sunday.

  • Ujjain: Zahida, Saba quarreled all the time

    Ujjain: Zahida Parvez and Saba Faruqui have been awarded life imprisonment by the court in the Shehla Masood murder case.

  • Rahane returns to form Mumbai beat Baroda in Syed Mushtaq Ali T20

    Vadodara : Skipper Aditya Tare smashed a quickfire 79 while Ajinkya Rahane returned to form with a fluent 78 as Mumbai beat Baroda by six runs in a high-scoring West Zone match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Twenty20 tournament on Sunday.

  • Gauti fails, Dhawan sluggish, Bhajji quiet

    Dharamsala : Heavyweights Delhi beat Jammu and Kashmir by eight wickets in a North Zone leg match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament on Sunday.

  • ‘Why are mostly men footballers getting Arjuna?’

    New Delhi : Ignored for the Arjuna award thrice, India’s most capped woman footballer Oinam Bembem Devi feels her male counterparts have it better when it comes to awards and recognition despite a lower FIFA ranking.

  • Ujjain: Workshop on PNDT organised

    Ujjain: A daylong workshop was organised at Kshipra Residency Hotel on Saturday on PC and PNDT (Pre-Natal Detection Technique) by the office of joint-director, health services. Dr Nidhi Vyas inaugurated the programme.

  • Mulayma Singh plays spoiler amid Akhilesh-Rahul Gandhi bonding

    New Delhi: Voicing displeasure over the alliance between Samajwadi Party and Congress, SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday said he would not campaign for it in the state assembly polls. “I am completely against the alliance. I will not campaign for it,” Mulayam said on a day his son and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi held their first joint press conference in Lucknow and held a road show displaying

  • Ujjain Municipal Corporation hikes DA of permanent employees by 7%

    Ujjain: According to the orders issued by the state government, mayor Meena Jonwal sanctioned 7 per cent hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) to the permanent employees of Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC). The government already gave its nod to the proposal of increase of 7 per cent in dearness allowance from the existing rate by its orders issued on December 12, 2016, following which the municipal commissioner sent a proposal to the mayor

  • Ujjain: Thieves break into doctor’s house, steal jewellery

    Ujjain: Miscreants stole away a golden chhatra, a garland made of gold and a crown from the house of a doctor located at Alakhdham Nagar, Sanver Road, on Friday night. According to the wife of Dr Ajay Jain, the thieves committed the theft by closing the doors of her bed room from the outside. Later her son Nitin opened the door of his mother’s room. Before long they found out that the

  • BMC elections: Civic staffer becomes a candidate after dummy form gets registered

    Nashik: A staffer of Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) inadvertently filed an alleged ‘test’ nomination while giving a presentation of the online process on Friday.  Municipal sources said that the nomination would be invalidated on the proper day. Deputy Municipal Commissioner Vijay Pagar said that he had asked for the details and would reply later.

  • Ujjain: Police arrest mother of child stealer

    Ujjain: The police on Sunday nabbed the mother of a child thief who was arrested a few days back. The minor, caught on the basis of a video footage stealing some valuables from Imperial Hotel near Harifatak Over-Bridge, had said during interrogation that his mother Kari Bai prepared him for the thefts with the help of his father, both of who lived at Kadai village near Pachore. After intense efforts, Neelganga police

  • Ujjain: Kids given drops as pulse polio drive begins

    Ujjain: Polio vaccination drive started once again on Sunday. Children of up to 5 years were administered the dose of anti-polio medicine. On Mahakaleshwar Temple premises, energy minister Paras Jain initiated the drive at 9.30 am.

  • Ujjain: Last ‘Sair-Sapata’ before exams

    Ujjain: Following Ujjain Municipal Corporation House Speaker Sonu Gehlot’s suggestion ‘Sair-Sapata’ has been postponed till the end of examination season. On Sunday, the Sair-Sapata was organised for the last time till the end of examinations. This event was started from December 4 onward on every Sunday. Gehlot said that Sair Sapata will continue after the examinations are over.