Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: Kendriya Vidyalaya students received career guidance

    Ujjain: A career counseling session for students of class 10th and 11th of Kendriya Vidyalaya (KV) was conducted on Monday and Tuesday. Around 65 students received career advice from experts, Ashish Munghare and Rekha Agnihotri. Psychologists, Nidhi Tiwari and Kirti Verma also interacted with students and helped them understand their choices and career preferences. Experts also enlightened students on various new age career options along with traditional ones and the approach needed

  • Ujjain: Advance swimming camp for children

    Ujjain: Over 130 children are being taught advanced learning swimming techniques at a camp jointly organised by district swimming association and department of sports and youth wefare at the Madhav club based Indraprakash Bhargava. Children are being taught the breast stroke, back stroke, free style and butterfly stroke under the guidance of coach from National Institute of Sports (NIS) Harish Shukla and assistant coaches Rajendra Singh Chouhan, Ajay Rajput, Saurabh Gupta and

  • Review meeting held at Ujjain Development Authority

    Ujjain: A meeting to review current status of different projects under Ujjain Development Authority (UDA) was held on Tuesday. The meeting was presided over by CEO in charge and executive engineer SS Gupta.

  • Ujjain: Jain Muni performs ‘keshlochan’

    Ujjain: Jain Muni Samatasagar on Tuesday performed ‘keshlochan’ at Mahaveer Temple at Lakshmi Nagar. According to the Jain ritual, their saints have to perform ‘keshlochan’ every 3 months and also observe a fast. The saint delivered sermons at the temple and explained reasons for celebrating Panchkalyanak ceremony.   Spokesperson Sachin Kasliwal said Ashok Jain, Rakesh, Ratna Jain, Varsha, Shikharchand, Archana Jain and many community members attended the ‘keshlochan’ ceremony.

  • Ujjain: BJP leader’s younger brother gunned down

    Ujjain: A youth was shot dead on Tuesday morning following a rivalry between two families in Juna Somwariya area. According to information, BJP leader Anil Dagar’s younger brother Santosh Dagar alias Bablu, a resident of Juna Somwariya area, was gunned down near interpretation centre located in the area.

  • Ujjain: 44 cases registered during public hearing

    Ujjain: A district level public hearing (jansunvai) was held at Brahaspati bhavan on Tuesday attended by collector Sanket Bhondve, additional collector Basant Kurre and Narendra Suryavanshi. A total of 44 cases were registered during the hearing. The collector instructed concerned officials to solve these cases at the earliest.

  • Jhulan Goswami is the highest wicket-taker in Women’s ODIs

    New Delhi: Indian pacer Jhulan Goswami has become the leading wicket-taker in Women’s One Day Internationals (ODI) going past Australian Cathryn Fitzpatrick record of 180 wickets.

  • AAP displays how to tamper EVMs, EC says it’s not the real thing

    New Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday claimed to have hacked a prototype of an electronic voting machine (EVM) which it said proved its allegation that the system can be tampered with to favour a particular party.

  • Nashik: Gazetted officers mull raising retirement age

    NASHIK: The Maharashtra State Rajpatrit (gazetted) officers Mahasangh, Nashik branch meeting on Friday will discuss a 5-day working week and increase in retirement age to 60 years from the earlier 58.

  • Thane: Hooch dens in Uttan mangrove belt busted

    Bhayandar: A team from the Uttan coastal police station has busted illegal liquor breweries that had been operating from dense thickets of mangroves in the interior stretches of  creeks near Khobre Gaon.

  • Ukigumo: Floating Cloud- Li Po

    “I shall think of you in a floating cloud; So in the sunset think of me.”

  • Thane: Unclaimed bodies pile up at mortuary

    Bhayandar: Limited space for burials in local cremation grounds has reportedly led to the pile of around ten bodies which are lying unclaimed at the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) morgue in Bhayandar for over three months.