Free Press Journal
  • Indore: No info on number of a/cs with large deposits said RBI

    Indore: The RBI is not aware of the number of bank accounts in which more than Rs 2.5 lakh in the scrapped currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 were deposited between November 8 and December 30 last year, it has said in response to a query under the Right to Information Act.

  • Bhopal: Audio of Sagar Mayor demanding bribe goes viral

    BHOPAL: An audio went viral on the social media on Tuesday in which the mayor of Sagar Municipal Corporation is heard seeking 25 percent commission for clearing a bill of Rs 10 lakh of a contractor. Mayor Abhay Dare said that the audio was fabricated and part of a political conspiracy against him.  In the audio, the Mayor is heard asking 25 percent commission to pass the pending bill of Rs 10

  • Bhopal: Katni money laundering case accused found dead in Haridwar

    BHOPAL: An absconding accused of the Katni money laundering case was found dead at Haridwar in Uttarakhand. He allegedly opened accounts in the Axis Bank, Katni in the name of non-existent companies and BPL card holders for money-laundering. He is alleged to have deposited Rs 90cr in different accounts.

  • Maha Shivratri 2017: Marathi devotional songs and chants for Shiva

    The Hindu festival Maha Shivratri will going to celebrates on 24th February, 2017. The festival is believed that Lord Shiva and goddess Parvati married on this day.  It’s also known as the day Lord shiva performed the Tandav nrtiya or dance. The Lord Shiva is also called  Kameshwar. A God who helms control over desire. Lord Shiva is also recognised as ‘The Lord of Love’. As this festival is celebrated by all

  • Bhopal: Congress satraps’ first joint appearance after assembly polls today

    BHOPAL: Members of Parliament Kamalnath and Jyotiraditya Scindia and AICC general secretary Digvijay Singh, who had virtually stopped taking interest in state politics after the Congress’ defeat in the 2013 Assembly elections, will be seen together on Wednesday. The trio, along with other Congress leaders, had addressed around 25 public meetings during the run-up to the last Assembly elections. Despite that, the Congress could get only 65 seats. After that they virtually

  • Bhopal: Raipur police visit Central Bank branch with Udayan Das

    BHOPAL: The Raipur police, on Tuesday, took triple murder accused Udayan Das to Central Bank, Arera Hills from where he used to withdraw his mother’s pension amount even after her death. In addition to triple murders – of parents and live-in partner – Udayan Das had committed fraud and forgery with banks and other government institutions.

  • Bhopal: Cattle pond, the name given to Shivaji Nagar Park by residents

    BHOPAL: The poor condition of the Shivaji Nagar Park shows that the BMC administration’s slogan of “Clean Bhopal Green Bhopal” is just that – a slogan. The park is in a state of advanced ruin. It is dusty instead of being lush green, which it is supposed to be. It is not even properly fenced.

  • AAI shines in Vadodara and Vijayawada with new activities

    Airport Authority of India (AAI) inaugurated a new integrated terminal building at Vadodara airport, whereas at Vijayawada airport, there was a ceremony conducted for the runaway which is suppose to strengthen and extend runway there.

  • Bhopal: Governor sings paeans to Narendra Modi

    BHOPAL: The budget session of state Assembly commenced with Governor Omprakash Kohli’s address here on Tuesday. The Governor’s address was brimming with fulsome praises for the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The address mentioned Jan-Dhan Yojana, Make in India, Startup India, launched by Modi. It was also mentioned that digital economy, Smart City and housing for all, are amongst priorities of the state government.

  • Bhopal: Blind man among 3 held for murder

    BHOPAL: The Kamla Nagar police have unraveled the mystery behind murder of habitual offender Viru Lohat who went missing since February 17 and his body was recovered from MANIT campus on February 19.

  • Bhopal: Youths to work for cleanliness health, de-addiction in villages

    BHOPAL: In the ‘Yuva Shivir’, being organised under the aegis of Ekta Parishad, it was decided to make collective efforts to make villages beautiful. The youths decided that they would go to villages and make organisations. They would launch drives for cleanliness, health and anti-addiction in villages. They would work for women empowerment. They would work to conserve water, forests and land. Small, medium and cottage industries will be promoted. They would

  • Bhopal: Male nurses thrashed, taken to jail

    BHOPAL: The male nurses of the state, who were on their way to Vidhan Sabha were stopped at Neelam park and were thoroughly thrashed by the police. The male nurses were going to Vidhan Sabha to protest against non-appointment of male nurses in government hospitals. The male nurses have been demanding the appointment of male nurses since 2015. Anuj Pratap Singh, state president, Nursing students organisation informed that the police stopped them

  • Bhopal: Man held for biting off nose of woman

    BHOPAL: The police have arrested a person who had allegedly bitten off the nose of woman and snatched her mobile handset at Fortune Delight under Bagsewania police station. Acting on a tip off, the Bagsewania police held Surendra Atre,19, son of Vishnu Prasad Atre from House no-6, Adarsh Nagar.

  • M&A and InvITs to raise Rs 400 billion funds for infra in 2017

    Mumbai: Funds amounting to Rs 400 billion will be raised by the infrastructure sector through mergers and acquisitions as well as InvITs, this year, contributing to about 12 per cent of the total equity requirement in this industry, says a report.