Free Press Journal
  • Lok Sabha, Assembly polls may be held together: Nath

    BHOPAL : Congress state president Kamal Nath has expressed that Lok Sabha and Assembly polls may take place together. Nath told media persons at Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) office on Saturday, that the matter must have been serious when BJP national president Amit Shah had written to the Election Commission of India about hold simultaneous polls.

  • Supplier ends life, wife blames finance company

    Indore : A 45-year-old building material supplier committed suicide by consuming poison in front of his son at his residence in Gandhi Nagar on Saturday. According to reports, he was being harassed by recovery agents of a finance company for over a week. The police have sent the body for autopsy and are recording the statements of his family members to know the exact reason behind his suicide.

  • MPPSC says it hasn’t received any letter to stop results

    BHOPAL : Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) has stated that it hasn’t received any letter or order from the Higher Education Department to stop declaration of results for recruitment of Ambedkar University, Mhow.

  • 2 held with stolen goods

    Indore : Police arrested two persons in connection with a theft in Tilak Nagar on Saturday. The accused are being questioned for other acts of crime.

  • Two groups clash in dist jail, four injured

    Indore : Four persons were injured when two groups clashed in the district jail on Saturday evening. Police are investigating the case.

  • HC imposes Rs 50,000 fine on  collector in contempt case

    Indore : The Indore Bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court has ordered to impose fine of Rs 50,000 on district collector Nishant Warvade in a contempt of court case. The court issued the order on August 29, a copy of which was received on Saturday.

  • GAD does not provide info on govt expense in jan ashirwaad yatra

    Bhopal: The department of general administration (GAD) has not provided information to the Election Commission on government expenses made in jan ashirwaad yatra. Satna Nagar parishad had spent Rs 6,95,000 for tent and decoration during jan ashirwaad yatra. Chief municipal officer had sought approval from collector in this matter.

  • CM announces Rs 75L reward for Asiad silver medalist Reena and Monika

    Bhopal: CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan announced to distribute Rs 75 lakh each to hockey player Reena Khokhar and Monika of MP Hockey academy who were part of Indian women hockey team at Asiad games held in Jakarta.Indian women hockey team lost to Japan 2-1 and earned silver in the Asiad. CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan said, “Madhya Pradesh girls are doing exceptionally well in Asiad. It is matter of pride for all of

  • Woman files harassment complaint against 5 men including her landlord

    BHOPAL: SHO MP Nagar Upendra Bhati said that a 27-year-old woman coaching worker has filed a complaint that she was held captive in a car and harassed by her landlord along with four others in the busy MP Nagar area on Friday afternoon. The accused also allegedly thrashed the vice president of the coaching after leaving the woman.

  • Grand finale of family fashion show held with pomp and show 

    The grand finale of unique family fashion show ‘Tilism – Jaadu Fashion Ka’ was organised in the auditorium of  Ravindra Bhavan in the city for the first time on Saturday with pomp and show.

  • Bonsai Club holds plantation drive

    BHOPAL : The members of Bonsai Club Bhopal planted saplings at Mahabalipuram, in Kolar Road in the city on Saturday to pay tribute to ex PM Vajpayee. Founder member of the club Jyoti Pandya, president, Rewa Jain, secretary Smita Lunawat and treasurer Suhag Patel participated in the drive along with other members of the club. The club has been working in the field of nature conservation for last 20 years. It is

  • City preparing to celebrate Janmashtami

    Ujjain : City is preparing to celebrate birth anniversary of Lord Krishna who has took his early education and spent significant time in this pious city some 5230 years ago and this makes the Janmashtami celebrations in city so special. Ancient Gopal Mandir adorned with lighting is all set to celebrate the event in the intervening night of Sunday-Monday.

  • Trump criticises media after off-the-record comment leaked

    Washington : US President Donald Trump on Friday lashed out at media for “dishonest reporting” after off-the-record comments concerning North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) were leaked.

  • UMC orders removal of posters and banners

    Ujjain : Ujjain Municipal Corporation on Saturday started removing posters and banners from walls, squares and other places. Municipal commissioner Pratibha Pal has invoked Madhya Pradesh Defacement of Property Act 1994 which makes placing banners and posters on government and non-government property without permission a criminal offence and legal action could be initiated against offenders. The commissioner ordered painters, printers and UMC officials to remove hoardings and other promotional advertisements from non-government