Free Press Journal
  • World Beard Day Today: Grow beard and patience, creativity will follow 

    Indore: Whether it is classic extended goatee or full grown Bandholz beard style, it is common to see bearded men in all places. Their obsession for beard is criticised by family members but admired by some women. World Beard Day is observed on first Saturday of September, which happens to be September 1 this year.

  • Bhopal: Parking woes at Sant Hirdaram Nagar

    Bhopal: A day after its inauguration, the multi-level paid parking at Sant Hirdaram Nagar could not attract even a single two-wheeler on Thursday. To ease the parking woes in the commercial town, Mayor Alok Sharma and MLA Rameshwar Sharma had inaugurated the much needed multi-level parking on Wednesday.

  • Bhopal: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan interacts with schoolchildren in Ladkui

    Bhopal: Several ministers besides CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan and officers visited schools across the state and participated in ‘Mil Bachey Madhya Pradesh’ programme of the school education department. They cited interesting stories and incidents and motivated children to work hard to get success in life.

  • Bhopal: Students use radium strips to cattle to reduce accidents

    Bhopal: The stray cattle on roads in the city as well as on highways often lead to road accidents which has time and again caused concern among the society and in bureaucracy. A youth was killed in an accident involving stray cattle in Katara on Wedneday. Many people have been injured or lost their lives in similar incidents.

  • Hollywood actress Vanessa Marquez shot dead by US police

    Washington DC: Hollywood actor Vanessa Marquez was shot and killed by police in Pasadena city. According to a TMZ report, police arrived after Marquez’s concerned landlord called them up to check on her, as she was said to be suffering from seizures due to an eating disorder.

  • Bhopal: Petrol prices crosses Rs 85 mark in most places in state

    Bhopal: Petrol and diesel prices continue to rise in India. On Friday, Rewa and Anuppur recorded highest selling price of petrol price in MP at Rs 86.33 per litre and Rs 86.38 per litre respectively. In most of the places recorded petrol prices crossed Rs 85 per litre. In Bhopal, petrol is selling at Rs 84.22 per litre and at Rs 84.08 per litre in Indore.

  • Bhopal: Sanitation workers housing facilities irks safai karmchari commission

    Bhopal: Chairman of National Commission for Safai Karmcharis, Manhar Jhala during his field visit to see condition of sanitation workers (safai karmchari) in Bhopal observed that sanitation workers- responsible for making the state capital stand at number two in India in cleanliness index (Swachh Bharat Ranking)- are living in the most unhygienic, unhealthy  and dirty dwellings.

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    Asked about wedding with Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone said these three magic words!

    While everyone is eager to witness the wedding of Bollywood couple Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, the former has said that she will be announcing the wedding date soon. While there is a buzz that November 20 is the day the couple will tie the knot, Deepika recently told the New Indian Express that she will soon tell everyone about the wedding date in upcoming days.

  • Despite past fiasco, MBMC plans to revive OC amnesty scheme

    Bhayandar: Despite witnessing a flop-show earlier, the BJP-led Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) has one again rolled up its sleeves to revive its amnesty scheme  for housing societies in the twin-city to obtain the mandatory Occupancy Certificates (OC).

  • Nirbhaya squads to keep an eye on road romeos during Ganesh utsav

    Bhayandar: Safety of citizens and providing security to women is top on the agenda for cops during the upcoming festive season. In a bid to ensure safe, peaceful and trouble free celebrations during the 11-day Ganesh Utsav festivities, the Thane (rural) police led by SP-Dr. Shivaji Rathod arranged a joint meeting comprising representatives from local Sarvajanik Ganesh Utsav Mandal’s and officials from the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) on Friday evening.

  • Mumbai, Bullet train, Bullet train work, NHSRC, Mumbai-Ahmedabad corridor

    In a first, Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train to have automatic rail track fracture detection system

    Ahmedabad: In a first for India, authorities have decided to install automatic rail track fracture detection system across the 508 km bullet train project connecting Mumbai and Ahmedabad to prevent accidents. The bullet trains will be laced with advanced fire detection system and anti-derailment measures while protecting the structures from earthquake-related incidents.

  • Kolhapur may likely turn hurdle between Congress-NCP

    Kolhapur: Maharashtra Pradesh Congress leaders hinted it will claim on Kolhapur Lok Sabha constituency from Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in 2019 poll. Kolhapur, once bastion of Congress is under control of NCP in LS since 1999, from the foundation of NCP — political outfit led by Sharad Pawar.

  • People have more cash today than prior to demonetisation, says Chidambaram

    New Delhi:  Backing Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s assertion that demonetisation was the biggest scam in India, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday said that people have more cash in hand today than prior to demonetisation.

  • Mumbai: Antop Hill cops come to BMC’s rescue

    Mumbai: The long arm of the law was forced to lend a helping hand to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation in tackling potholes. Five constables from Antop Hill police station filled potholes outside GTB Nagar railway station and Pratiksha Nagar, Sion, on Thursday.

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    Potholes could bring Mumbai into the much-coveted record books

    Mumbai: A Mumbaikar is fed up with city potholes and civic authorities covering up for the mess. As a result, he has applied to both Limca Book of Record and Golden Book of Records for having the maximum number of potholes on city roads.