Free Press Journal
  • Indore: Monsoon in last leg, city faces deficit rainfall

    As few weeks remain for monsoon to withdraw, Indore region has strong chance of getting red mark in meteorological department map for receiving deficit rain this year. At present, Indore district is facing 8 percent deficit rain. The condition of neighbouring Dhar and Alirajpur district is no better. Meteorological department officials said it is the last leg of monsoon in state and chances of rain, at least for a week, are bleak.

  • Bhopal: 71% polling in urban bodies polls

    Bhopal: Around 71 per cent polling was reported in 43 urban bodies for the election conducted on Friday. The counting will be held on August 16. The elections passed off peacefully. For the first time the nomination forms were submitted online, along with the traditional procedure.

  • Indore: 5 arrested, 3 absconding; Rs 10 lakh recovered

    Alirajnpur: With the arrest of five persons, Alirajpur police claimed to have cracked the Rs 30 lakh loot case. The amount was stolen from an unguarded cash van of a cooperative bank.

  • NGT expands ambit of its illegal mining order

    BHOPAL: The National Green Tribunal, on Monday, asked the state government to follow its order dated September 21 regarding illegal mining in all districts of the state.

  • Revolutionary Gesture!

    Bhabhra (MP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi with MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan released postal stamp tickets during a rally at birth place of freedom fighter Chandra Shekhar Aazad at village  Bhabhra in district Alirajpur, Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday. Modi is the first Prime Minister to visit the birthplace of Azad, Madhya Pradesh minister Vishwas Sarang said. The PM paid floral tributes at the statue of Azad at his birthplace, known as

  • Monsoon to take a breather till July 26

    BHOPAL : Heavy rains are unlikely to lash the capital for the next two or three days. After July 26, another system is expected to be formed over Madhya Pradesh, which may bring heavy rains to Jhabua, Alirajpur, Dhar, Hoshangabad, Khandwa districts.

  • Gupta terminated from service over negligence

    Alirajpur : For the negligent attitude towards duty and disobeying the instructions of the higher officials, Sudha Gupta, posted on the samvida ANM post at the primary health center, has been terminated from the services. It may be noted that Gupta was transferred to Andharkanch after she was found guilty of negligence in a delivery case of Ranjana, resident of Faliya Umrali where Ranjana had died due to her carelessness. However, neglecting

  • Enrolment in Old GDC highest in city

    Indore : Though the biggest government college in the state is Indorebased Atal Behari Vajpayee Arts and Commerce College also known as GACC, the Government Old Girls Degree College witnessed highest admissions in session 2013- 14 in the city.