Free Press Journal
  • More than 2 lakh devotees take holy dip in Kshipra

    Ujjain :  More than two lakh devotees on Saturday took dip in holy river Kshipra at Shani temple Triveni, Indore Road on the occasion of Shanishchari Amavasya.

  • He had will, he found his way

    Born to a farm labourer father Modilal Sahu and illiterate mother Ashadevi, 17-year-old Sumit Kumar Sahu defeated all odds to score 1380 AIR in AIIMS and 381 AIR in NEET 2017

  • Jadhav cremated on his son’s first birthday

    Pune : In a heart wrenching co-incidence, the soldier Sandip Jadhav, who was killed in an attack by Pakistan on Friday, was cremated on the first birthday of his one-year-old son on Satruday.

  • VU releases application dates for ATKT

    Ujjain : Vikram University has released the dates for online submission of application forms for the ATKT of undergraduate and postgraduate students.

  • NSUI district unit meets

    SAGAR : A meeting of the district unit of the NSUI was held at the DCC office at Charbatti under the chairmanship of district in-charge and state NSUI secretary Saurabh Yadav. The meeting formulated the future plans of the unit. Yadav urged the workers to get united to strengthen the organisation.

  • Angry farmers block road

    SHUJALPUR : On Friday, angry farmers staged a demonstration and blocked the roads leading to Ashta and Kalapipal from here. They parked their onion-laden tractor-trolleys in the middle of the road.

  • Govt invokes NSA; DMs empowered to issue detention orders

    BHOPAL : The state government has invoked National Security Act to empower district collectors to detain any person, “with a view to preventing him from acting in any manner prejudicial to the security of the state or from acting in any manner prejudicial to the maintenance of public order or from acting in any manner prejudicial to the maintenance of supplies and services essential to the community,” from July 1, 2017 to

  • Paes wins Aegon Ilkley Challenger

    Ilkley (Great Britain) : Veteran tennis star Leander Paes warmed up for the Wimbledon championships by winning the Aegon Ilkley Challenger trophy with Canadian partner Adil Shamasdin, following a come-from-behind win over Brydan Klien and Joe Salisbury, here on Saturday.

  • Auction of purchased onion held

    Ujjain : Onion purchased at MSP (minimum support price) was auctioned at Chimanganj Krishi Upaj Mandi on Saturday.  According to data received, around 30,000 quintals of onions were sold at Rs 220 per quintal.

  • Opposition cries foul, BJP chief supports Mishra

    BHOPAL : Leader of opposition Ajay Singh alleged the Bharatiya Janata Party had became one of the tainted parties. He added this was the fourth case in which EC had disqualified a BJP leader from elections.

  • Stung by defiance, MBMC decides to segregate waste at source, but at a cost

    Bhayandar : Saddled with a daunting task of disposing off an overload of garbage (450 metric tonnes) generated by the twin-city every day, the mandated waste segregation project mooted by the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) continues to evoke a lukewarm response from societies since its inception in May, this year.

  • Kshatriya Mahasabha presents manifesto

    Ujjain : All India Kshatriya Mahasabha released welfare programmes (manifesto) to be undertaken in coming months. Under the guidance of national general secretary Anil Singh Chandel and national vice president Vijay Singh Parihar, newly elected state president Ramvir Singh Sikarwar and state president of youth wing Narendra Singh Bais released the plan in a press conference held at press club on Saturday.

  • Lord Jagannath rath yatra by Khati Samaj today

    Ujjain : All India Chandravanshiya Kshatriya Khati samaj will take out annual rath yatra of lord Jagannath, Balbhadra and Subhadra on Sunday. The 113th edition of the yatra will begin from Sr Jagdish temple, Karthik Chowk at 3 am and will conclude with mahaarti at the same temple after covering Danigate, Dhabaroad, Mirza Naeem Baig marg, Teliwada, Kanthal Chowk and Gudri Chowk. Later bhog will be offered to lord and feast will

  • Federer storms into Halle final

    Halle (Germany) : Swiss tennis player and first seed Roger Federer on Saturday defeated Russian Karen Khachanov, advancing to the final round of the Halle grass court tournament here.

  • Untimely death of youth turns Eid joy into sorrow

    Ujjain : Mohammad Raees’ family members were in cheerful and enthusiastic as they preparing for the Eid celebration on Friday evening. Raees was crushed to death by speeding bus near Chamunda Mata square when he was discussing procedures of a personal loan with a bank employee. The accident plunged the family into sorrow and the family is now mourning his death. Driver of the Purnima bus services fled the spot soon after

  • Dani Alves hints at Man City transfer

    Rio de Janeiro : Brazil international full-back Dani Alves has admitted he could leave Juventus during the summer transfer window and hinted his destination could be Manchester City.

  • MUHS launches exclusive course for pharma sector

    Nashik : Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) has started a 2-year exclusive post graduate course MSc in Pharmaceutical Medicine, which will open a slew of opportunities for students, according to a MUHS press release.