Free Press Journal
  • Massive fire guts industrial unit in Bhayandar, no one hurt

    Bhayandar : Machinery and raw material worth lakhs of rupees was engulfed in flames after a major fire broke out at a plastic sheet manufacturing unit in an industrial estate of Bhayandar (east) during the early hours on Saturday. Fortunately no casualties were reported.

  • Arabia hints at plan to turn Qatar into island

    The plan, which would physically separate the Qatari peninsula from the Saudi mainland, is the latest stress point in a highly fractious 14-month-long dispute between the two states.

  • NCP questions govt intention for Awhad’s reduced cop cover

    Mumbai : Maharashtra NCP chief Jayant Patil on Saturday questioned the state government on the reduction in security cover provided to its MLA Jitendra Awhad and sought to know if it was done for the “convenience of Sanatani terrorists.”

  • Mithi Gobindram Public School celebrates Krishna Janmashtami

    BHOPAL : A ‘Krishna Janmashtami’ was celebrated at Mithi Gobindram Public School (MGPS) on Saturday with religious fervour. Some cultural activities in the event were organised by teacher of music department including Seema Tare, Bhupesh pathak and Yogyta Sharma. Students of class one and two presented Krishna Bhajan and dance.

  • Woman delivers baby on railway platform

    Bhusawal : A 27-year-old woman gave birth to a baby on a platform of Bhusawal railway station in Jalgaon district of north Maharashtra Friday, authorities said.

  • Road accident cuts short horror trip of calf

    Suresh Golani : It was a road mishap, that cut short the horror trip of a young calf in the Sheetal Nagar area of Mira Road on Saturday.

  • BoB sanitation fortnight concludes

    BHOPAL : Bank of Baroda (BoB) launched a sanitation campaign at Saint Hirdaram Nagar (Bairagarh) marking the conclusion of sanitation fortnight on Saturday. The fortnight was kicked off on August 16 and concluded on August 31.  BoB Bhopal zone general manager Jyesh Mehta and deputy head Vishesh Acharya, regional manager RC Yadav and other senior officials took part in the campaign. Local residents, showing positive gesture, participated in the sanitation drive.

  • Munde, Sule corner govt over pothole-ridden roads

    Mumbai : Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Council Dhananjay Munde on Saturday questioned the state government on the money that had been spent over the past four years to fill potholes.