Free Press Journal
  • District industry dept manager caught receiving Rs 15,000 bribe

    Ujjain : District commerce and industry department manager Arun Kumar Dey was on Saturday caught accepting a bribe of Rs 15,000 from a person to execute a lease deed of industrial land in his wife’s favour for opening a power loom unit.

  • Wedding planners sign 10 MOUs

    Ujjain : Around 10 wedding planners from different parts of the country signed memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Ujjain Tourism Promotion Council during a workshop on wedding destination held at Hotel Ujjayini on Sunday.

  • Over one lakh take bath at Triveni Ghat on Shanishchari Amavasya

    Ujjain : More than one lakh devotees took bath at Triveni Ghat of river Kshipra, situated on Indore road on Saturday, on the occasion of Shanishchari Amavasya. The administration had made elaborate arrangements for the devotees in view of the auspicious day.

  • Prajapats protests action on tractors

    Ujjain: Members of Prajapat Samaj protested against administrative action on tractors transporting bricks from kiln and submitted a memorandum to district collector Sanket Bhondve.

  • Musical prog today

    Ujjain: Artists Harpal Singh Chawala, Sabir Ali, Ashutosh Purohit, Suresh Kumar, Ali Hussein, Kamlesh Soni, Anita Solanki and Harish Tiwari will perform during a programme organised by Mohammed Rafi Samajik Shodh Sansthan. Host Tejkumar Malviya informed that the programme will begin at 6.30 pm on Sunday at Sansthan office in Rajaswa Colony Road.

  • Mahakal temple: New arrangements for differently-abled persons

    Ujjain : The differently-abled persons can easily have darshan at Mahakaleshwar temple from New Year. This special arrangement will be in place from January 1. Visually impaired people will be provided with earphones which will be connected to the internet and tell the route along with information about each and every small temple of the Mahakal campus through Google navigation. Also a special type of stick (wand) has been prepared, which will

  • Ayurveda health camp at Gurudwara

    Ujjain: The Gurunanak Health Service will organise Ayurveda health camp on Sunday from 10.30 am at Freeganj Gurudwara. Dr Satish Agrawal will diagnose asthma and Dr Suraj Khodre, Indore and Dr Ram Arora will provide their services for arthritis (joint pain), chest pain and cataract diseases. Prof VS Makkad and Dr Devendra Tyagi have urged people to take full benefits of the camp.

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    Ujjain: ‘Shaiv Mahotsava’ to feature intellectual sessions

    Ujjain: Four intellectual sessions will be organised during the three-day maiden ‘Dwadash Jyotirling Samagam Shaiv Mahotsava’ to be held during the first week of January, at the Mahakaleshwar Temple. The mega event is being organised to resurrect the pristine glory of ancient religious installations.

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    Ujjain: Goods worth Rs 2 lakh gutted as 150-year-old house catches fire

    Ujjain: Household goods worth about Rs 2 lakhs was gutted when an old wooden house caught fire here on Friday morning. The incident occurred at about 8.15 am, at the home of Ramesh Makwana, a retired employee of the Ujjain Municipal Corporation house at Bakshi Bazaar.

  • Ujjain: Woman raped, police launch manhunt for accused

    Ujjain: Neelganga police authorities launched a manhunt to nab two people who allegedly raped a woman on Thursday. The woman (35) is a resident of Mangliya (Indore district). Police said a ‘magic’ vehicle driver along with another youth misguided the woman in question, who had come to worship at the local temples and took a ride in the vehicle from Chamunda Mata Mandir.

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    Ujjain: Mayor cracks down on maintenance of water tanks

    Ujjain: Mayor Meena Jonwal after conducting a surprise inspection of over-head water tanks in the old and new localities of the city, on Friday morning, said she was disheartened and dissatisfied over the condition of the tanks.

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    Ujjain to be promoted as wedding destination

    Ujjain: A day-long workshop of wedding planners will be organised on November 18 from 9.30 am onwards at hotel Ujjayini, in a bid to develop Ujjain as a wedding destination, apart from religious tourism.