Free Press Journal
  • Dry days ahead: Old Bhopal, Bairagarh, BHEL stare at acute water shortage

    Bhopal: Take note, Upper Lake can ensure water supply for ten more days. Over 6 lakh residents of old city, Bairagarh and BHEL areas, where water is supplied from Upper Lake are likely to witness a chaotic scenes in the coming days. With water in the lake depleting fast and supply falling short, people flocking tankers would be a common site. After a gap of nine years, water will be supplied through

  • Bhopal: Thieves’ gang busted, five held; goods worth 2 lakh recovered

    Bhopal: Kolar police have on Tuesday busted a five-member gang of thieves involved in 10 burglaries and recovered goods worth Rs 2 lakh from their possession. Acting on a tip off, police arrested one miscreant Deepu, alias Deepak Ravidas from Banskhedi Kolar road. One being questioned he confessed to have committed thefts along with his accomplices Abhisek Raghuvanshi and also provided details of other gang members.

  • Bhopal: 50 tourist survive scare as resort staff lock up Leopard in the kitchen

    Bhopal: Panic prevailed on the MP tourism resort in Seoni near Pench Tiger Reserve after a Leopard entered into it on Wednesday. 50 tourist who were present in the the Pench Kipling Court (CP) resort had a narrow escape as the resort staff locked the leopard in room.

  • Bhopal: MP bans interstate horse purchase without proper checkups

    Bhopal: To check the spread of contagious Glanders, Animal Husbandry ministry has banned the purchase of horses from other states without proper checkups in MP. Minister for Animal Husbandry Antar Singh Arya said, “To check the spread of contagious Glanders disease. We do not have any other option but to ban the purchasing the animals without their health check -ups. ”

  • Bhopal: Aam Aadmi feels the heat of rising fuel price

    Bhopal: Spiralling fuel prices touching fresh record levels has come as a major blow to people. Middle class households are facing the pinch of price rise as it has disrupted the domestic budget. Just ahead of the Karnataka polls, the prices of petrol and diesel had remained stagnant at around Rs 80 plus for almost 20 days, and post elections the fuel prices shy rocketed.

  • Bhopal: Public bore wells are now property of a few

    Bhopal: To cater to the water requirement in the areas which were sans pipelines, the municipal body had dug up several public bore wells, however, to no one’s surprise, many of these have fallen into private hands.

  • Bhopal: BMC’s ‘Mayor Express’ for home based services fails to chug on

    Bhopal: There are not many takers for home services being offered by BMC’s Mayor Express as they are being offered at much higher rates. Besides, the civic authorities also failed to market its services well in the state capital as many people are still unaware about any such facilities being offered at their door step.