Free Press Journal
  • Hoping to implement GST from 1 July: Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday that the government was hoping to implement the Goods and Services Tax (GST) by July 1 after the enabling Bills get Parliament’s nod in the current budget session.

  • Bhopal: Another park, but same saga of apathy

    BHOPAL: Park located in 5-bus stop locality, is being used for parking. Local residents hardly look interested for proper maintenance of the park as if the park, if it is properly maintained, will not offer them the free parking space.

  • Salman Khan

    Salman Khan tops Bollywood tax-payers list, followed by Akshay, Kapil & Karan

    Yet again Salman Khan has proved that he is the Sultan of Bollywood. Khan has paid the highest advance tax for the entire financial year 2016-17, by beating Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan who paid Rs 29.5 crore and Rs 25.5 crore, respectively. Khan has paved his position with an increase in his annual income by 39 per cent, as compared to the Rs 32 crore he paid a year ago.

  • Bhopal: ‘Gang of ministers, officials grabbing govt land’

    BHOPAL: A gang of four was operating in the state and involved in capturing land, alleged MLA Govind Singh while participating in the debate on demand for grant, mineral resources, commerce, industry and employment, Overseas Indian, by minister Rajendra Shukla, on Tuesday. The MLA alleged that in the gang two ministers and two officers were grabbing the government land. He raised the example of Dabra, where one industrialist had captured 8,500 acers of government land. The

  • #ShashiWasThere: Anushka Sharma was seen in Mannat, kissing Shah Rukh Khan

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma aka Shashi as a ghost is very busy with her promotion for her upcoming film ‘Phillari’. As you can see in the video, Shashi reached Mannat to scare Shah Rukh Khan at his home. Anushka Sharma posted a video, “Kya Mannat ki oonchi dewaarein rok payengi Shashi ko?”

  • Bhopal: Shrikant is RSS Malwa Prant Pracharak

    BHOPAL: The RSS has made some changes in its organisational set up in the State. Parag Abhyankar, the prant pracharak of Malwa has been appointed akhil bharatiya shikshan sewa pramukh. Sah prant pracharak Shrikant will replace him. Rajmohan has been named sah prant pracharak of Madhya Bharat. Former Mahakaushal prant pracharak Raj Kumar Matale has been appointed akhil bharatiya sah sewa pramukh. These decisions were taken at the ongoing meeting of the RSS at Coimbatore.

  • Bhopal: Assembly wears deserted look post-noon

    BHOPAL: At the meeting of the BJP Parliamentary Board at Delhi on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave an earful to his party MPs for skipping the sittings of Parliament. He directed them that they should make it a point to attend the Parliamentary sittings.

  • Bhopal: Govt to form committee to study problems of scribes

    BHOPAL: Madhya Pradesh will prepare its ‘Film Policy’ and a committee will be formed to study the problems of journalists. Irrigation and public relation minister Narottam Mishra has declared many schemes for journalists.

  • Nariyal Paani Festival

    Why music festivals are booming across India, and not just in the metros

    From Nucleya to Jay Z, all our favourite EDM gods were in town last year for the Global Citizen Festival India. The festival with several performances got some Indian tadka with several homegrown DJs. No doubt it was a huge hit with people going crazy about it.

  • Bhopal: Many Congress leaders knocking at BJP door, says Vijayvargiya

    BHOPAL: After the state BJP chief Nandkumar Singh Chouhan, party national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya has also expressed the possibility that some Congress leaders may soon join the BJP. Answering a question from a media person about Kamal Nath’s imminent entry into the BJP here on Tuesday, he said that many Congress leaders are knocking at the door of the BJP, adding that it for the BJP to decide who it wants to allow inside

  • Bhopal: Mystery deepens in 6-year-old Atia’s ‘suicide’ case

    BHOPAL: Koh-e-Fiza police detained mother Farida Bano (40) and her tenant Sushil (25) oon Tuesday in connection with the mysterious suicide of 6-year-old Atia.  The girl was found hanging on March 15 on the upper floor of her house. From the beginning, mystery shrouded her death.

  • Bhopal: Anti-encroachment squad attacked

    SAGAR: The shopkeepers had encroached upon public land on both sides of the main road near Kalicharan Chowk in Civil Lines. When a team of the municipal corporation reached the place to remove the encroachments, it had to face angry protests. Some team members were assaulted. The corporation employees reached the Gopalganj Police Station to lodge a complaint against the shopkeepers. The shopkeepers too reached the thana to complain. They said that the corporation employees

  • Bhopal: Girls get hostel accommodation

    HOSHANGABAD: At the weekly jansunvai held in the auditorium of the district panchayat office here on Tuesday, collector Avinash Lavania received an application from Puja Soni and Arti Soni, both of Pachmarhi, saying that they needed a place to live in at Hoshangabad for attending a college. The collector immediately directed the assistant commissioner, tribal development to allot accommodation to the two students in the hostel. If there was no place in the hostel, alternative

  • All about heart ailments and how to prevent them

    Contrary to popular belief, cardiac or heart ailments extend much beyond the dreaded ‘heart attack.’ Just like any other critical apparatus in your body, the heart, a delicate conglomerate of muscles and blood vessels, has its own set of complicated processes. There can be many types of malfunctioning and infections in this tender organ, all of them collectively being termed as cardiac ailments.

  • Bhopal: Cycling to save dolphins

    MORENA: A group of army men are on a 435-km-long bicycle expedition from Pali Rameshwar Ghat in Sheopur district. They are covering the Morena and Bhind districts with the message of saving crocodiles, dolphins and other aquatic animals. Besides, the idea is to encourage the youngsters of the area to join the army.

  • Bhopal: Anup Tiwari is welcomed as new Kisan morcha members

    CHHATARPUR: Anup Tiwari, after taking over as Nagar Mandal chief of BJP Kisan Morcha, is trying to attract youths to the organisation. He is visiting the different wards of the city to apprise the people of the government’s welfare and other schemes. On Tuesday, he took a meeting at Ward Number 31, where he persuaded many youths to join the organisation. He welcomed them all with garlands.