Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: School bus drivers to end strike

    Bhopal: MP School Vahan Chalak Seva Samiti, a committee of school bus drivers, has decided to end the strike after a meeting with district officials from Thursday. The district officials accepted its demands and gave a month’s time to install required safety equipments in school buses and vans as per Supreme Court’s guidelines.

  • Bhopal: Makhanlal varsity students attending classes on papers

    Bhopal: Ten days after the start of the new semester of 2017-18 academic session, classes are yet to begin in Makhanlal Chaturvedi University of Journalism. Interestingly, students are made to sign on the attendance sheet even when none of the classes are being held. The students who have been expecting their class to start soon will have to wait further as the new guest teachers appointed recently are yet to report.

  • Bhopal: Govt talks tough; buses to be acquired to ferry kids

    Bhopal: The government has not taken kindly to the school buses and vans going off the roads for a day in the city to protest “harassment by police and transport authorities”. Home minister Bhupendra Singh told newspersons at the Mantralaya on Wednesday that the school bus and van operators will have to follow the SC guidelines and state government rules if they want to run their vehicles.

  • Bhopal: People in my constituency drinking water mixed with sewage: Shejwar

    Bhopal: During discussion on a proposal of the urban development department regarding water supply and sewage management projects, forest minister Gaurishankar Shejwar said that the people of his constituency were being forced to drink water mixed with sewage. He said that sewage from Bhopal was polluting the drinking water sources in his constituency Raisen.

  • Bhopal: Ekatma Yatra: MP’s crony thrashes MLA

    Bhopal: The professed objective of the ‘Ekatma Yatra’, being taken out by the government at the initiative of the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, is to promote social harmony. However, on Thursday, the Yatra itself turned ugly, thanks to factionalism within the saffron party.

  • Bhopal: Shivraj Singh Chouhan slaps, shoves his bodyguard

    Bhopal: A video showing chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan hitting his security man in Dhar on Monday has gone viral on social media. This has landed Chouhan in a fresh controversy. Chouhan is seen slapping the security man and pushing him away from the crowd.

  • Bhopal: CBI files charge sheet against 95 accused

    Bhopal: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday filed charge sheet before the special court here against 95 accused including 83 candidates, four Vyapam officials and eight middlemen in a case pertaining to irregularities committed in Samvida Shala Shikshak Patrata Pariksha Varg-3 examination conducted by Vyapam in 2011.

  • Bhopal: School-college bus, vans, autos off roads from today

    Bhopal: Hundreds of school and college going students will face harrowing time as their bus, auto, van drivers and conductors have decided to go on leave en masse from Wednesday to protest alleged harassment by police personnel.

  • Bhopal: Mini-hospital at Bhopal rly station soon

    Bhopal: Soon the train passengers coming to Bhopal station will be able to avail medical assistance as the Railways is soon to come up with a mini-hospital here.

  • Bhopal: BU yet to issue circular Vehicle-Free Campus

    Bhopal: Even two weeks after announcement of the vice-chancellor of observing ‘Vehicle Free Campus’ in Barkatullah University on Mondays, the varsity authority is yet to issue circular in this regard.