Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: Poshan ahaar mela, a way to spread nutrition awareness among women

    Ujjain: To fight the menace of malnutrition amongst women and children, the Integrated Child Development Service department conducted the ‘poshan ahaar mela’ on Wednesday. The purpose of the event was to provide holistic knowledge to women about making nutritious food.

  • Ujjain: Navratri begins today, temples all set to receive devotees

    Ujjain: Navratri will begin on Thursday with ‘ghat sthapana’ in the morning, in all temples dedicated to Goddess Durga. Chamunda Mata temple which sees heavy influx of devotees on all nine days has been decorated attractively for the festival. Harsiddhi Shaktipeeth, Chaubis Khamba Mata, Nagarkot ki Rani and Gadhkalika temples have also been adorned with lighting and flowers. Devotees from all over India visit these ancient temples during Navratri. Many temples will

  • Sharadiya Navratri: Ujjain city dwellers get ready to worship Goddess Durga

    Ujjain: The 9-day festival of ‘Sharadiy Navratri’ dedicated to Goddess Durga will begin this Thursday, and city dwellers have geared themselves up to welcome the Goddess with great fervour and pomp. Artisans in different parts of the city are busy giving final touches to idols of the Goddess, while youngsters are in waiting in anticipation for the much awaited ‘garba’ events to be organised throughout the city.

  • Ujjain: Divisional commissioner issues deadline for pending projects

    Ujjain: Divisional commissioner MB Ojha called for the completion of development works undertaken during the year 2016-17 with immediate effect. These include those projects which have not been initiated yet and also those which are incomplete.

  • Ujjain: BJP OBC wing meet to discuss strategies

    Ujjain: A meeting of State level functionaries of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s OBC wing was inaugurated with traditional lamp lighting, before the portrait of Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyay and Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee, on Tuesday. State president Bhagat Singh Kushwaha in his address said these meetings are regularly conducted, to discuss strategies to expand the reach of the wing by interacting with people of other backward classes.

  • Ujjain: City players reign supreme in malkhamb

    Ujjain: The 63rd state school games conducted by the Madhya Pradesh school education department will begin from September 18 to 22. Students competed in gymnastics and malkhamb at the games. Media coordinator, Amitoj Bhargava informed that on the second day of the games, boys in categories of 14, 17 and 19 years age group contended in the competitions of parallel bar, horizontal bar and table vault held at the grounds of Maharajwada

  • Ujjain: Police solve Dheeraj murder mystery, all accused arrested

    Ujjain: The police made a breakthrough in the Unhel road murder mystery, in which Dheeraj Rajput was brutally stabbed and killed at Gudha village on September 11. It was found that Dheeraj was an habitual criminal involved in many cases of robbery and theft. Dheeraj who had been involved in many cases of loot and robbery in cities like Delhi and Mumbai first arrived in Ujjain with his elder brother Ashok in

  • Ujjain: BJP SC wing vows to work for re-election of Chouhan

    Ujjain: The scheduled caste wing of Bharatiya Janata Party conducted a district level meeting at its party office on Monday. The wing’s state president Suraj Kero, while addressing the meeting presented mission-2018, for the upcoming legislative elections in the State and said that workers should start working towards the goal of winning over 200 seats in the election. Workers of the SC wing will visit slums and enlighten people about various welfare

  • Ujjain: Collector orders timely distribution of bicycles to eligible students

    Ujjain: Collector Sanket Bhondve held the weekly time limit meeting on Monday and reviewed current status of various schemes being run for school children. He instructed the department of school education to distribute bicycles to all eligible students for the year 2017-18, by the end of September.

  • Ujjain: CM ‘Young professional for development prog’ appoints research associates

    Ujjain: Research associates under ‘Chief Minister young professional for development programme’ have been appointed in all fifty one districts of the State by the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Good Governance and Policy Analysis. Akshay Jain assumed the role of research associate in Ujjain on Monday. He also attended a courtesy meeting with collector Sanket Bhondve, following his appointment and received necessary instructions.