Free Press Journal
  • Dybala renews contract till 22

    Turin : Juventus forward Paulo Dybala has renewed his contract with the club until June 2022, the Italian champions announced on Thursday.

  • By-Poll Results: BJP wins 5 out 10 seats, Congress bags three

    New Delhi : The results of the 10 assembly by-elections declared on Thursday came as a shot in the arm for the BJP and a sense of relief to the Congress, but dealt a huge blow to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) that finished a poor third in Delhi’s Rajouri Garden constituency.

  • Drogba signs for US club Phoenix Rising

    Los Angeles : Former Ivory Coast and Chelsea star Didier Drogba has signed for US second tier team Phoenix Rising, vowing to help the club achieve its dream of entry to Major League Soccer.

  • Sindhu, Praneeth advance

    Singapore : Top Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu and B Sai Praneeth on Thursday advanced to the quarterfinals of the USD 350,000 Singapore Super Series after posting hard-fought victories in the women’s and men’s singles respectively .

  • SA’s #T20 GDL: Gayle, Pollard, Kevin among marquee players

    Johannesburg : Dashing T20 players Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard and Kevin Pietersen are among eight marquee internationals, who will be representing various franchises in the inaugural edition of Cricket South Africa’s #T20 Global Destination League.

  • Ujjain: Stinking water supplied in many colonies today

    Ujjain: As summer advances with full intensity, residents have started facing trouble over safe drinking water supply. On Thursday residents of many parts of the city includomg Kartik Chowk, Singpuri and Gudri Chowk complained about supply of drinking water emitting a strange odour by public health engineering department. Complaints of water supply at low pressure were also received.

  • Ujjain: Man falls in well while evading arrest, dies

    Ujjain: A person died after falling in a well on Wednesday night when he was trying to evade arrest following a scuffle. As per information, Rakesh Kumavat, resident of Lasudiya village of Ghatiya block, was rturning home when a fight broke out between him and a driver of a loading vehicle over the issue of overtaking. Kumavat and his helper Kishore started beating the driver

  • Ujjain: Under surveillance criminal commits murder, nabbed

    Ujjain: After a brawl turned ugly, an elderly man was murdered at Barnagar bus stand on Wednesday evening. As per the information received from Barnagar police station, Ambaram Sutar, 65 and Jagdish Mewashankar, residents of Jail Road, Badnawar, were in Ujjain to visit Chintaman Ganesh temple.

  • Ujjain: Man robbed of Rs 3 lakh in cash

    Ujjain: A man was robbed of Rs 3 lakh in cash and an ATM card late on Wednesday evening. As per information, Ramsingh Rajput and his friend Rahul were returning to their home in Gunakhedi village from Rajput’s relative’s place in Junakhedi carrying the cash that he had arranged for his brother’s wedding.

  • Ujjain: Regional director health services gets scalded

    Ujjain: Regional director health Dr Nidhi Vyas reportedly got scalded after hot water spilled on her on Thursday. According to information, Dr Vyas was carrying hot water and slipped. Her condition is reported to be stable and she was under treatment at her residence. Civil surgeon Dr ML Malviya, Dr CM Puranik, Dr NK Sharma, Dr Mushi Khan, Dr Sunita Parmar and other doctors checked

  • Ujjain: High Court verdict welcomed by labour unions

    Ujjain: Labour unions of Binod and Bimal Mills welcomed the verdict of Indore high court in the matter of proposed sale of the mill’s land to pay dues of workers.

  • Ujjain: Congress celebrates Ater assembly victory

    Ujjain: Sweets were distributed at local Congress office to celebrate the victory of Congress candidate Hemant Katare from Ater assembly in Bhind district on Thursday. On this occasion Cong state general secretary Sanjay Thakur said that if the top leadership hands over the reins of assembly elections to state leaders the results would be definitely surprising. On this occasion Jitendra Tilkar,

  • Christ

    Good Friday: Significance, date, history and everything you need to know

    Good Friday marks the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. In 33 AD, Jesus Christ was crucified for the sake of humanity and it marks the victory of good over evil. Christians believe that Christ who was considered the bridge between human and god bore the punishment on behalf of the sinful human race. Gospels states that Judas, a disciple of Jesus betrayed him and led the arrest for a

  • Ujjain: Birthday should be service day for leaders says Pradeep Joshi

    Ujjain: Local unit of Bhartiya Janata Party celebrated the birthday of its head Iqbal Singh Gandhi on Thursday. Divisional organising secretary Pradeep Joshi said on this occasion that birthday of leaders should be service day for people. Media in charge Sachin Saxena said that the birthday was celebrated in a simple manner and garlands and gifts were not accepted on this

  • Ujjain: Sevadham to organise ‘milap’ every month

    Ujjain: Sevadham Ashram located at Ambodiya near Gambhir Dam will organise a programme ‘milap’ for marrying differently-abled and general category persons every third Sunday of the month with consent of their family. Ashram founder Sudhirbhai Goyal and vice-president Rajendra Singh Hada said that for participating in the marriage programme couple should fulfil all legal conditions. For marriages no registration fee will be taken from the

  • Ujjain: Mayor convenes sanitation staff meeting

    Ujjain: Mayor Meena Jonwal convened a general meeting of sanitation employees of Ujjain Municipal Corporation on Thursday. She assured the employees of positive action over demands put up by them.

  • Ujjain: Commissioner takes stock of panchkroshi yatra arrangements

    Ujjain: Divisional commissioner MB Ojha on Thursday took stock of route of panchkroshi yatra, which is to begin from April 21. He also checked places where the yatris would halt. This is first religious journey after Simhastha fair-2016, so the commissioner instructed all officials to complete the preparations in time.

  • Christ

    Why the day that marks suffering for Jesus is called ‘Good Friday’

    Good Friday. It is the day when Christians commemorate crucifixion followed by the death of Jesus. To be more precise, the incident occurred on April 3, AD 33. During the crucifixion of Christ, Christians mourned like never before. Today, Christians often observe fast and organise processions. But what makes us wonder every time we hear ‘Good Friday’ is if the day marks suffering for Jesus then why is