Free Press Journal
  • Youth commits suicide

    BHOPAL : A 20-year-old man hanged himself to death at his home in Krishak Nagar under the limits of Nishatpura police station. The body was spotted by his kin around 08:30 pm on Saturday. He was identified as Narendar Rathore.

  • This doc prefers booze as bribe

    Bhayandar : A senior medical officer attached to the civic body in Bhayandar has been held for accepting liquor bottles as bribe instead of the usual cash.

  • Knee injury forces Sania to miss Australian Open

    Kolkata : Indian tennis star Sania Mirza said on Saturday that she will not be taking part in the Australian Open early next year due to a right knee injury.

  • Akhil Bhartiya Brahmin Samaj to celebrate its 37th Foundation Day

    Ujjain: Akhil Bhartiya Brahmin Samaj will celebrate its 37th Foundation Day on December 25 in all enthusiasm. The foundation day also coincides with the ‘jayanti’ of Pt Madan Mohan Malviya and birth anniversary of Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

  • National level kabaddi championships begin

    Ujjain : Akhil Bhartiya Kabaddi competition was organised by Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) on Saturday in memory of late Bhagat Singh Tomar at Ksheer Sagar ground.

  • Powell helps athletes with valuable tips

    Kolkata : Legendary long-jumper Mike Powell on Saturday helped aspiring local athletes with valuable tips here, asking them not to think much about faulty jumps.

  • Crime Round-up

    Youth stabbed multiple times by three Another attacked for refusing liquor money

  • Sindhu into final

    Dubai : Olympic silver-medallist P V Sindhu on Saturday entered the title round of the women’s singles in the USD one million Dubai Super Series Final after beating Chen Yufei of China in the semifinals here.

  • Rs 2 lakh stolen from suitcase

    Ujjain: Rs 2 lakh was stolen from the suitcase of Mohmmad Shakeel, a resident of Bulandshehar (UP). A blanket seller by profession, Shakeel was living in a rented room at Khudiram Bose Marg, along with some of his friends. On returning after work, Shakeel found the lock had been broken and the money kept in a suitcase missing. He questioned his friends about this and then filed a report at Mahakal police

  • Congress’s working style, corrupt ways remain same: BJP on Rahul’s elevation

    New Delhi : The Bhartiya Janata Party on Saturday shrugged off Rahul Gandhi’s remarks immediately after his elevation as the Congress President, requesting him not to demean the basic nature of democracy in the country, shutting eyes to the nation’s progress under the Modi government.

  • Mourinho ready to cut fringe players

    Manchester : Jose Mourinho will allow any unhappy fringe player to leave Manchester United in the January transfer window, which will spark speculation over the futures of the likes of Henrikh Mkhitaryan.

  • Interpol cancels Red Corner notice against Zakir Naik

    Mumbai : In a major setback to the Bharatiya Janata Party-led governments at the Centre and state, Interpol has cancelled the Red Corner Notice issued by it on the request of the Indian government for Dr Zakir Naik. Interpol has instructed all its offices to delete all data against Dr Naik from its files.

  • JD-U calls new Cong President a new avatar of dynasty politics

    Patna: The Janata Dal-United (JD-U), an ally of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Bihar, on Saturday described the new Congress President Rahul Gandhi as “Vanshvad Ka Naya Avatar” (new incarnation of dynasty politics) and said there is hardly anything new about it.

  • N Korea’s ICBM not a capable threat: Mattis

    US Secy of State Rex Tillerson told the UN Security Council that North Korea must cease all threatening behaviour before talks with the US can begin.

  • Creating facilities to double farmers income, says Jaitley

    New Delhi : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that the role of rural and agricultural finance has never been so important in the country as it is today because India has decided to double the farmers’ income at any cost and it was not possible without taking multiple steps.

  • Jain saints welcomed in the city

    Ujjain : Yuvacharya Mahendra Rishi, Akshay Rishi, Hitendra Rishi and Amrit Rishi were welcomed into the city at Premchand Surya Niwas, Mundra colony, Arvind Nagar on Saturday.