Free Press Journal
  • Indore – 4-yr-old girl raped by landlord’s son

    Indore : In a shocking incident, a four-year-old girl was raped by her landlord’s minor son in Azad Nagar police station area on Friday. The accused had taken the victim to the terrace of his house on pretext of bonfire and raped her.

  • After five party MLAs quit, former CM Lapang removed as Meghalaya Congress president

    New Delhi: A day after five Congress MLAs resigned from the Meghalaya Assembly to contest upcoming polls on the ticket of NDA-affiliated National People’s Party (NPP), Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday removed former Chief Minister D.D. Lapang as state unit president and replaced him with Celestine Lyngdoh, reports IANS.

  • Artists leave for 7th national Manali winter carnival

    Ujjain: Artists of Hari Haranand Shaurya Arts Cultural Social Education and Research Institute will perform in the 7th national Manali winter carnival to be held in Manali from January 2 to 7.

  • Russia toughens punishment for terrorism financers

    Moscow : Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed amendments to the Criminal Law to toughen punishment of those who finance terrorism or recruit terrorists.

  • Bhambri gets easy opener

    Pune : India’s top singles player Yuki Bhambri got an easy season-opener against wild card entrant Arjun Kadhe while tournament-favourite Marin Cilic and defending champion Roberto Bautista Agut got first round byes at the Tata Open Maharashtr.

  • Humanoid Robot ‘Sophia’ gives rise to query if robots can replace humans

    Mumbai : Robots cannot replace humans was witnessed as the first Humanoid Robot Sophia went off suddenly while interacting with attendees at Techfest of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay. The programming of the robot stopped midway due to internet issues during a interactive session on Saturday but the connection was rectified immediately.

  • Ujjain District-level sports competition ends

    Ujjain: District level sports competition, organised under the joint aegis of Nehru Yuva Kendra Ujjain and Union ministry of youth affairs and sports, concluded with prize distribution.

  • Mumbai Results delay saga

    Lakhs of students had to spend sleepless nights this year as results of Mumbai University examinations were delayed. Over four lakh students waited for their results of 477 summer semester examinations comprising of around 22 lakh answer scripts for more than three months,

  • 2G verdict show-stealer in eventful 2017 in Delhi courts

    New Delhi : The stunning verdict in the politically-sensitive 2G spectrum allocation cases acquitting ex-telecom minister A Raja and all other accused at the fag end of the year was the show stealer from trial courts in Delhi in an eventful 2017.

  • Ujjain – RSS office-bearers reach city for Meeting

    Ujjain : National office-bearers, including RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, have started reaching here from Saturday to attend the national meeting of RSS from Sunday in Madhav Seva Trust.

  • State dissolves Nashik Dist Central Coop Bank

    Nashik : The state government has dissolved the Nashik District Central Cooperative Bank due to various charges against its board of directors. Joint Registrar Milind Bhalerao took up charge as administrator on Saturday, official sources said on Saturday. Similarly, a notice has also been sent to Nashik Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC).

  • Federer ends 2017 with win at Hopman

    Perth : Roger Federer ended a memorable 2017 the way he started it with a singles win at the mixed teams Hopman Cup here.

  • Hotels warned against violation of fire & sitting capacity norms

    New Delhi : The New Delhi Municipal Council has asked restaurants in its area to abide by trade license conditions, fire safety norms and sitting capacity regulations or be ready to face cancellation of permits and sealing of premises.

  • Passenger had to go to Muscat, but almost reached Mumbai!

    New Delhi : In a bizarre incident, a passenger who bought tickets from Air India (AI) for Muscat, boarded a Mumbai-bound AI flight instead and almost missed his Muscat flight due to a huge confusion between AI officials.

  • Over 7,100 challans issued to eateries for norm violations in 2017, says SDMC

    The nature of violations included extending the stipulated capacity of 50, unhygienic conditions, encroachment, use of charcoal for cooking indoors. The nature of violations included extending the stipulated capacity of 50, unhygienic conditions, encroachment, use of charcoal for cooking indoors.

  • Chelsea want Hazard and Courtois to stay

    London : Chelsea Football Club head coach Antonio Conte has asserted that he wants his goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and star forward Eden Hazard to renew their contracts and stay with the London club.

  • Ujjain – Gujarati Samaj Parichay Sammelan held

    Ujjain : Two-day Akhil Bhartiya Yuvak Yuvti Parichay Sammelan of Gujarati Samaj was organised at Shri Gujarati Samaj on Naisadak. More than 1300 community members from across the country joined and 758 participants took part in this sammelan.

  • Bhopal – Four principal secretaries crowd CM Secretariat

    BHOPAL  : In a first, the CM Secretariat now has four principal secretary-level officers. On Saturday, the state government issued promotion orders of the IAS officers of 1994, 2000 and 2005 batches of the state cadre.