Free Press Journal
  • T V Mahadevan, nephew of AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala, passes away

    Thanjavur(TN): T V Mahadevan, nephew of AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala, died here today following cardiac arrest, party sources said. Mahadevan (47), son of Sasikala’s elder brother Dr Vinodagan, was the secretary of a party forum named after the late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. Mahadevan collapsed while worshipping inside the Mahalingeswarar temple at Thiruvidaimarudur, 50 km from here, sources said.

  • Mumbai, Mahesh Bhatt, Ravi Pujari gang, convicted, Plan to kill Mahesh Bhatt, gangster, Crime

    There is no glory in war, says Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt

    New Delhi: Mahesh Bhatt has often been slammed for unearthing talent from Pakistan and giving it a platform in Indian filmdom. But the filmmaker, who has worked with artistes like Atif Aslam, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Sara Loren from across the border, believes there is no glory in war. He says problems, including betweern India and Pakistan, should be solved through peaceful means without firing a bullet.

  • Mumbai: 8 men raped minor girl for months in Bhayandar

    Mira Bhayandar: In yet another horrific incident of sexual crime against women, a minor girl was repeatedly gang-raped and forced into having unnatural sex by eight men, including a 17-year-old, over a period of more than eight months in Bhayandar.

  • Four children killed in garbage dump fire, toll climbs to 10

    Colombo: Four children injured in a fire incident at a giant open garbage dump have succumbed to their injuries, taking the overall death toll in the accident in Sri Lanka to 10. Around 50 to 100 houses were completely destroyed and 180 people displaced due to the fire in Meethotamulla in Kolonnawa, a suburb north of Colombo, said attorney Nuwan
    Bopage. Over 400 troops were deployed to rescue the slum dwellers adjacent to

  • Indore Municipal Corporation to resume drive against stray cattle

    Indore: Though their number has dropped significantly, one can still witness stray cattle roaming on city roads hitting vehicular traffic and causing inconvenience to commuters. Their presence on roads lays bare the Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC)’s claim of stopping the drive only when the city is rid of stray cattle completely.

  • IPL 2017: Raftaar, Parineeti to headline IPL 10 opening ceremony in Delhi

    New Delhi: Rapper Dilin Nair aka Raftaar and Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra will be headlining the New Delhi leg of the tenth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) opening ceremony at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium on Friday.

  • Indore: CREATE Stories Khoyakal at Mars Café on Sunday

    Indore: Presenting the first bilingual drama by amateur artists, DS events has organised ‘CREATE Stories Khoyakal’ as a part of ‘Funzania – The Play Town’ from 11 am to 2 pm at Mars Café on Sunday, April 16.

  • ‘Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi’ lead actors Smriti Khanna and Gautam Gupta get engaged in Goa

    Mumbai: Television actor Smriti Khanna and Gautam Gupta from ‘Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi’, have got engaged. According to latest reports, the couple was in Goa to celebrate Gautam’s birthday on April 13. Gautam and Smriti are madly in love with each other on screen, and now, in real, they are happily engaged as well.

  • Withdraw affiliation to rouge BPEd collges: DHE

    Indore: The Department of Higher Education (DHE) has directed universities in the state including Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) to withdraw affiliation to those BPEd and MPEd colleges which are not adhering to norms.

  • Indore: Marriage gardens to face action for dumping food leftovers

    Indore: Marriage gardens here are dumping food leftovers, contaminated water and plastic wastes in nearby areas and thereby causing pollution. “This practice has to change now,” said Indore Municipal Corporation Commissioner Manish Singh said. Citing directives of National Green Tribunal (NGT), Singh said that wet solid waste, contaminated water and plastic wastes of marriage gardens have to be disposed of in a scientific manner.

  • Indore: Six held for selling banned drugs

    Indore: City police succeeded in arresting six accused for illegal selling banned drugs on Friday. The arrested accused include nephew of local BJP leader. Acting on a tip-off, police swung into action and conducted a raid at Kalika temple near Khajrana and arrested Sohail Shah, Ashraf Shah, Shadab, Moin, Junaid Shaikh and Sohail, son of Bandu and recovered 858 tablets of banned Alprazolam drug. The accused were indulged in selling these prohibited

  • Bhopal: Fire breaks out at paint factory

    BHOPAL: Fire broke out in a non-functional paint factory situated in Govindpura Industrial Area, at around 1 pm on Friday. No loss has been reported to the police in the incident.
    SHO Ashoka Garden, VS Chouhan said the fire broke out in Anand paint factory situated in Govindpura industrial complex. In the factory cleaning process was being conducted when accidently the fire broke out. Around 12 fire fighters reached the factory site and controlled the

  • Mock economics paper: Check your solutions

    Indore: Having attempted the first part of mock question paper of economics for CBSE Board examination, you can find the answers to check your solutions.
    Ans. 1. (b) convex to the origin
    Ans. 2. (b) highly elastic
    Ans. 3. (c) MR=?AR
    Ans. 4.(d) TR-TVC
    Ans. 5.Excessive employment along with the fixed factor will lead to fall in marginal production due to imperfect substitution and poor co-ordination between fixed factor and variable factor.
    Ans. 6. Marginal opportunity cost is