Free Press Journal
  • Minor gang-raped in Bhopal, 4 arrested

    Bhopal: A minor girl was allegedly gang-raped in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhopal yesterday. A case has been registered in Jahangirabad police station. Four people, including a woman, have been arrested in connection with the case.

  • Bhopal: Changing demographic profile threat to nationalism: Giriraj Singh

    Bhopal: Indian nationalism is facing a new threat due to changing demographic profile of the country, said Union MSME Minister Giriraj Singh here on Thursday. Addressing a seminar on ‘Rashtrawad Ke Sankalp Se Nav Bharat Ki Siddhi’, he claimed that in the country 54 districts have witnessed marked increase in the population of Muslim community and they are creating trouble for other communities.

  • Bhopal: Side effects of allopathic drugs: Reasons vary, say doctors

    Bhopal: Next time you decide to purchase a drug from your neighbourhood chemist on the suggestion of Google; think twice. Allopathic drugs can have side-effects, which may range from rashes on skin to stomach disorders. But they can be much more serious, even putting your life in danger. And that is one major reason why one should avoid self-medication.

  • Bhopal: Over 50,000 students visit national science exhibition

    Bhopal: The week-long ‘44th Jawaharlal Nehru National Science, Mathematics and Environment Exhibition (JNNSMEE) 2017’ concluded with certificate distribution at RCVP Noronha Academy of Administration on Thursday. About 2,000 students visited the exhibition on the concluding day while 50,000 students from different districts of the state visited the exhibition in last five days. The model, which depicted solution of drinking water in marine areas, inspired the visitors.

  • Bhopal: Workshop on IPR to deliberate on ICT interventions, patents

    Bhopal: The Indo European Chamber will organise a workshop on Intellectual Property Rights at Hotel Courtyard Marriott Bhopal on November 17. The subject of the workshop will be “IPR in ICT with focus on Start Ups and MSMEs”. The workshop is being organised in association with union ministry of electronics and information technology and Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Pune.

  • Bhopal: Congress workers lay siege to police station

    Bhopal: Up in arms over the construction of Nathuram Godse temple in Gwalior, the Congress party workers on Thursday laid siege to Habibganj police station demanding FIR against the members of Hindu Mahasabha. The Congress is demanding that Mahasabha office-bearers be tried for treason for constructing temple of Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin.

  • Chargesheet filed in Bhopal gang-rape case

    Bhopal: In the gruesome Bhopal gang rape case, Government Railway Police on Thursday submitted in a local court a 200-page charge sheet against four accused comprising DNA report and queried medico-legal case report. To ensure speedy justice to the rape survivor, the GRP filed the challan within 15 days of the incident in the court of Judicial Magistrate first class (JMFC) Shalu Sirohi. The stipulated time for filing a charge sheet in

  • Bhopal: Fearing Chitrakoot repeat, BJP gets cracking to secure Mungaoli, Kolaras

    Bhopal: Shaken by its humiliating defeat in Chitrakoot assembly bye-elections, the state BJP unit has started preparing for the impending bye-elections in Mungaoli and Kolaras constituencies in right earnest. The government is trying its best to ensure that the bye-polls are not held. However, keeping in mind the possibility of the Election Commission not agreeing to it, it has also launched preparations for the polls.

  • Bhopal: Shivpuri bus stand still remains neglected

    Shivpuri: The only bus stand in the district is in shambles. No one seems to be interested to oversee the facility. Passengers are forced to spend chilly nights in the open. What is surprising is that the authority is spending Rs 17 lakh every year on its upkeep. The contractors, who are given contracts for providing sanitation and other services, go into hibernation after getting the work order.

  • Bhopal: Reduced GST rates make food lovers happy

    Bhopal: Wednesday brought good tidings for food lovers as well as restaurant owners of the city. Eating out will weigh less on the pocket now as the GST on air-conditioned restaurants has been slashed from 18 percent to 5 percent. In case of non-AC restaurants, the tax rate has been reduced from 12 percent to 5 percent.

  • Bhopal: Charge sheet in gang rape case ready

    Bhopal: The Government Railway Police have prepared the charge sheet of gang rape incident, which it will file before the court on Thursday or Friday. The GRP police station in-charge Hemant Shrivastava said police have prepared the charge sheet and are waiting for court’s permission to file it. The police have collected the forensic samples of accused and the victim.

  • Bhopal: Non-teaching duties affect teaching up to 52%: Study

    Bhopal: Engaging teachers in non-teaching duties affect teaching upto 52 percent. This has been revealed in the study undertaken by Child Rights Observatory Madhya Pradesh (MPCRO) and UNICEF. MPCRO and UNICEF had conducted joint study in 100 schools of 14 districts in 2016.