Free Press Journal
  • City continues to battle heatwave as mercury soars over 430C

    BHOPAL : After witnessing high temperatures for the past one week, the capital city battled severe heat-wave condition on Saturday as well. The rise in temperature also caused spurt in patients with heat stroke, jaundice and typhoid etc in the OPDs of city hospitals.

  • Eying Cong seats, Shivraj begins night halt from Ganjbasoda

    Bhopal : Opposition Congress may be claiming to increase its tally in the upcoming assembly elections but Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has begun exercise to get hold over the Congress seats.

  • National Institute of Mental Health Rehabilitation to be set up in Bhopal says union minister Thawarchand Gehlot

    Bhopal: National Institute of Mental Health Rehabilitation (NIMHR) will help treatment and rehabilitation of people of central India, said Thawarchand Gehlot, union minister for social justice. He was speaking at a press conference to announce the establishment of the centre in the capital on Friday. The establishment of a mental health centre of international standards in Bhopal was passed by the cabinet on May 16.

  • Bhopal: Suspecting infidelity, man hammered fourth wife to death; arrested

    Bhopal: Police have arrested a 45-year-old man for brutally killing his fourth wife, whose decomposed body was found at their rented accommodation in Pragati Nagar on Thursday.  The accused identified as Rajaram Mewada (45), had killed his wife Mala doubting her fidelity, said Superintendent of Police (South)Rahul Kumar Lodha while speaking to media persons on Friday.

  • Bhopal: Work honestly or go to concrete mixture says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to road contractors

    Bhopal: Union minister for road transport, Nitin Gadkari, addressing in a convention of Tendupatta collectors in Betul on Friday, said, ‘Sadak Nirman Mein Yadi Bhrashtachar Hua To Mein Usi Gitti Mein Gaar Dunga, Ye Baat Meine Thekedaro Ko Saaf Samjha Di Hey’. (He had clearly told the contractors of road construction that he would bury them in concrete mixture if he found them involved in corruption in road construction).

  • Bhopal: In broad daylight, miscreants rob two petrol pump employees of Rs. 2.40 lakh

    Bhopal: In a broad daylight robbery, three bike-borne miscreants assaulted petrol pump employees and escaped with Rs 2.40 lakh cash. The incident occurred near Prabhat Petrol under Aishbagh police station limits on Friday morning. Police said that Raja Petrol Pump employees Harendra Pal and Bunty Shakya, were heading to the bank to deposit cash at around 11.30 am when they were attacked and robbed by the miscreants.

  • Bhopal: Security lapses occur during Congress demonstration  

    Bhopal: The claims of security arrangements made by Police fell flat during demonstration of Congressmen on Friday against Karnataka governor’s invitation to the BJP to form government there. The demonstration, led by former Congress president Suresh Pachauri, marked a Dharna at Roshanpura followed by a foot march to Raj Bhawan.