Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: PCB president inspects drains, pumping station

    Ujjain: Environment department chief secretary and Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board (MPPCB) chairman Anupam Rajan inspected the pumping station of a dirty drain near Ramghat and Veer Durgadas ki Chhatri along with senior officials of the board and the municipal officials. Ranjan instructed the officials to prepare a work plan of the river Khan and river Kshipra and take help from local organisations and people who supported environment.

  • Ujjain: Muslim women take to streets against ‘triple talaq’ bill

    Ujjain: Hundreds of Muslim women dressed in their traditional attire took to the streets and staged a rally to protest against the Central Government’s triple talaq bill on Thursday. This was the first such demonstration of its kind in the city participated by huge number of Muslim women.

  • Ujjain: Lord Mahakal adorns ‘sehra’ look on day 2 of Mahashivratri

    Ujjain: On the second day of Mahashivaratri, Lord Mahakal adorned the ‘sehra’ (head gear) look early in the morning and was worshipped by a large number of devotees. The head gear was made of 125 kg of flowers and the deity wore the look till 11.30 am, after which ‘bhasm’ was offered to the Lord. The doors of the temple remained open for 44 hours continuously.

  • Ujjain: Vehicle rally held, women oppose Valentine’s day celebrations

    Ujjain: A huge vehicle rally was taken out on Wednesday to oppose Valentine’s day celebrations in the city by Madhya Pradesh Yuva Shivsena gauraksha nyas and Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha jointly. The vehicle rally began from Gopal Mandir square at 12.30 pm.

  • Ujjain: Thin turn-out at Mahakaleshwar temple this Shivratri

    Ujjain: Contrary to the claims of the administration that more than 2 lakh people are expected to visit the city on account of Mahashivratri festival, hardly 25, 000 people turned up for the ‘darshan’ of Lord Mahakal on Tuesday. With Mahashivratri falling on February 14, (Wednesday) and an official holiday being announced, people thronged in comparatively less numbers this year at the Mahakal city. Moreover, lack of flexibility on the part of

  • Ujjain: Concluding ceremony held at Madhav Science college

    Ujjain: The concluding ceremony of the annual function for session 2017-18 was organised by the student union of Government Madhav Science post graduate college on Tuesday. MLA Mohan Yadav was the chief guest of the programme while functionary of the Akhil BharatiyaVidyarthi Parishad Yogesh Raghuvanshi was special guest of the programme.The progamme was presided over by Principal Dr Usha Shrivastava.

  • Ujjain: 17 couples tie knot in mass marriage ceremony

    Ujjain: A mass marriage programme and introduction convention of Akhil Bharatiya Kshtriya Rajput Yuva Organisation were held on Tuesday at Shrikrishna Vatika on Ankpat Marg. Spokes person of the community, Sumersingh Solanki stated that 350 entries were received for the introduction programme out of which 25 couple were paired off while 17 couples tied the knot.