Free Press Journal
  • Hotels approach Bombay HC on dry days during civic polls

    Mumbai: A hotel owners association has filed a petition in Bombay High Court challenging an order of state Excise department declaring dry days from the evening of February 19 to 21 and on February 23, due to the civic polls.

  • Ujjain: Shiv Navratri fest starts ahead of Mahashivratri at Mahakal Temple

    Ujjain: Mahakaleshwar Temple started celebrating the festival of Shiv Navratri from Thursday with abhishek of Koteshwar Mahadev. On this occasion, 11 Brahmins recited Rudra Paath. Religious rituals and worships were preformed under the guidance of government priest Ghanshyam Sharma. Administrator Awadhesh Sharma felicitated the Brahmins by giving mementos.

  • Ujjain: Thieves try to loot truck loaded with onion and garlic

    Ujjain: Some thieves on Wednesday fed some intoxicating substance to the driver and cleaner of a Lucknow-bound truck carrying onion and garlic worth Rs 7 lakh. The intoxicant was so intense that both fell senseless soon after consuming it.

  • UP polls: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s first rally on family turf today

    New Delhi: The Congress president’s daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is reaching Rae Bareli on Friday to start campaigning in all six Assembly seats in the district that go to polls on February 23 in the fourth phase, and then shifting gear for electioneering in four constituencies in Amethi that go to polls in the fifth phase on February 27.

  • UP polls: Note ban will get votes, says Amit Shah, BJP chief

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah exudes confidence that the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 on November 8 will benefit his party in a big way in the ongoing Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh and other states.

  • Palani emerges as new CM of Tamil Nadu as crisis clears

    Chennai: Edappadi K Palaniswami, a V K Sasikala loyalist, was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on Thursday, ending the 10-day political uncertainty in the state which began with caretaker CM O Panneerselvam’s revolt against the AIADMK general secretary.

  • Mumbai: Relief for man who faked gau rakshak attack on Facebook

    Mumbai: In a temporary relief to the advertising professional Barun Kashyap, the Bombay High Court on Thursday directed the Mumbai police not to take any ‘coercive’ action against him under the charges of ‘attempting to create communal hatred.’

  • Body of youth killed in Jamaica brought back to Mumbai

    Mumbai: The body of Rakesh Talreja, who was shot dead by four robbers in his home in Jamaica last week, arrived at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport by British Airways on Thursday.

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    Mahashivarathri – An opportunity to experience the Divine

    When we say Shiva, most people look at him as some kind of a God who is beyond everything. But if you look at the Shiva Purana, his life was this – he went through everything any human being would go through. He is many things at the same time. He is the most beautiful and also the ugliest. He is a great ascetic and also a family person. He is the