Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: BJP on edge over upper caste stir

    The Bharatiya Janata Party is ill at ease with a rally organised by Karni Sena in Ujjain on Sunday. The rally resulted from resentment among upper caste and other backward classes across the state against SC/ST (Atrocities) Act. State president Rakesh Singh on Tuesday held separate meetings with ministers, belonging to Brahmin and Thakur communities along with their leaders on Tuesday.

  • Bhopal: Fund approved for kidney transplant facility in Gandhi Medical College

    In a cabinet meeting held on Tuesday, it was decided to approve a fund of Rs 3.36 crore for kidney transplant facility in Gandhi Medical College (GMC). With the facility of kidney transplantation, courses like DM and PG in medical and surgery would also begin. It was decided in the cabinet meeting to enhance the quantum of money for cashless treatment of journalists under health and accidental group insurance scheme from Rs

  • Bhopal: Propose alternatives to demolition of Mansarovar Complex, Supreme Court instruct to MPSRTC

    Supreme Court, on Tuesday instructed MP State Road Transport Corporation (MPSRTC) to propose alternatives to wholesome demolition of Mansarovar Complex for addressing parking issues within 4 weeks. The SC Bench expressed dissatisfaction with the judgment of HC and accepted the submissions of appellant traders association that since the land and superstructure is completely owned by the MPRTC as its owner; all permissions and approvals were obtained by it; and MPRTC only constructed

  • Bhopal: Stones pelted on Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan convoy indicates intelligence failure

    For second time in a month, the jan ashirwad yatra of the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan was attacked upon. Two incident of stone pelting on CM’S convoy has raised security concerns, besides it has also brought to fore the failure of local intelligence. Around 10-12 miscreants pelted stones on the convoy of Chouhan near Kalukhera village in Ujjain district on Monday night. The CM was heading to Nagda from Mahidpur when

  • Bhopal: Sexual abuse of inmates at Sai Viklang Ashram, Fifth accused sent on judicial remand

    Fifth accused has been sent on judicial remand on Monday in connection with case of sexual abuse of inmates at Sai Viklang Ashram run by ex-army man in run at Bairagarh Kalan and Khajuri. With the arrest of 19-year-old Abhishek Mishra With total five persons including the main accused ex army man MP Awasthi, have been arrested and sent to judicial custody so far.

  • Bhopal: 16 lakh apply in 1.5 months to add their names in voter’s list

    Chief electoral officer (CEO) VL Kantharao, interacting with the journalists here on Monday, said 16 lakh people have applied in one-and-a-half month in MP to add their names in the voter’s list.Kantharao said that all such applications were being examined after which decision would be taken. 7 lakh persons have applied to exclude their names from the voter’s list. Kantharao said these cases would be disposed by September 20 and final voter’s

  • Bhopal: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan plants saplings on PM Narendra Modi’s birthday

    Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday planted saplings and inaugurated a blood donation camp on the birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said various public services were being held in the state from September 17 to 25, as Modi’s birthday is celebrated as Seva Divas.

  • Bhopal: Tickets on basis of survey, women on priority

    AICC president Rahul Gandhi tried his best to boost the morale of Congress workers. He said for him public comes first then comes Congress workers and after that comes leaders. When Congress forms the government workers voice would be heard and one who does not open doors to a worker would not remain on chair be it minister or chief minister.

  • Bhopal: Law makers demand more BSNL towers better broadband speed

    Members of Parliament (MPs) met BSNL CGM on Monday and demanded more Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) Towers in their respective Lok Sabha constituencies to get rid of call drops problems. Bhopal MP Alok Sanjar said, “We have conveyed our problems regarding call drops. BSNL is supposed to take prompt initiatives in this regards. New colonies are coming up in outskirt areas and BSNL should focus on these colonies regarding broad band

  • Bhopal: Rahul Gandhi blows poll bugle in MP amid chanting of mantras

    Playing a soft Hindutva card, Congress national president Rahul Gandhi began his Sankalp Yatra in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh on Monday here amidst blowing of conch shells and blessings of Hindu priests. Before hopping on to a bus for the 13-km-long roadshow, Gandhi performed a ‘puja’. Giving a religious tone to the entire ceremony, ‘Kanya Poojan’ of 11 minor girls were performed by the Congress leaders including Rahul, party state unit president Kamal

  • Bhopal: Rahul Gandhi’s road show today, workers all geared up

    Congress workers of the State are all geared up to welcome the party president who will lead a road show here on Monday. Congress banners, posters, party leaders cut outs have been put up in the entire city to welcome the party president. Posters and hoardings of party leaders have also been put up by their respective supporters. This is the first visit of Gandhi to the state capital after the appointment

  • Bhopal: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan dedicates medical facilities in Sarangpur, Shajapur

    Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan dedicated a 100-bed Civil Hospital constructed at a cost of about Rs 11 crore in Sarangpur of Rajgarh district on Sunday. Apprising about various public welfare schemes, Chouhan said that all will have to make coordinated efforts for the overall development of the state. Members of Parliament Prabhat Jha and Rodmal Nagar, local MLA Kunwar Kothar and other public representatives and people in large number were present