Free Press Journal
  • No trace of 4-year-old drowned in swollen nullah, 300 persons pressed in search operation

    Bhopal: Even after over 40 hours, there is no trace of 4-year-old child who had fallen into overflowing nullaha at Pansheel Nagar on Tuesday morning. The district administration has pressed over 300 persons in the search operation, however, till Wednesday evening there was no report of the child, who is feared drowned.

  • Bhopal: Rain brings misery, floods colonies

    Bhopal: Incessant rains in the city for over the past few days have caused waterlogging in the colonies lying on Hoshangabad road. Clogged drains, choked storm drains, overflowing nullaha have led to waterlogging in Pebble Bay Society, Danish Nagar, Shalimar Seven garden, Chinar Upvan and Aryan wing.

  • Bhopal: Digvijaya Singh become irrelevant in 14 months after Goa polls

    Bhopal: Digvijaya Singh, after serving as Chief Minister for ten years and Congress national general secretary for fifteen years, has turned irrelevant in political arena. With Singh not figuring in Congress working committee (CWC), a message has gone that his position within the party has become weak.

  • Bhopal: Cold response for Mil Bachey Hum programme

    Bhopal: Mil Bachey Hum programme (MBHP) of the school education department which was started on CM’s advice with an objective to inculcate the habit of reading amongst children besides curriculum books is in dire straits. Though the school education department claims that their programme is a success, however, the ground reality of the program is far different.

  • Bhopal: Gang of thieves busted; two held

    Bhopal: Nishatpura police on Wednesday claimed to have busted a gang of thieves with arrest of two persons including a minor and recovered two stolen bikes, cash and two looted mobile phone from their possession. Acting on a tip off, police arrested a man identified as Fareed Qureshi (22) from near Mahaveer hotel and recovered a knife and a mobile phone from his possession.

  • Bhopal: Fire breaks out at Balaji Tower, three offices gutted

    Bhopal: A fire broke out on the third floor of Balaji tower in MP Nagar Zone 1 on Tuesday morning. Office furniture, documents, electronic devises and other gadgets of at least three commercial establishments were gutted in the blaze. No human casualty was reported in the incident as all offices and coaching centres at the commercial complex were closed when fire broke out around 7.50 am. The cause of the fire is

  • Bhopal: Professors continue their non-cooperation movement in colleges

    Bhopal: Pendency of verification process of the documents submitted by the students is mounting. Many view it as a side effect of non-cooperation movement by the professors of government colleges across the state. Since last 15 days Professors of government colleges across the state had been observing non-cooperation movement and have been organising an hour long protest every day.

  • Bhopal: Startup India Madhya Pradesh Yatra flagged off

    Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, while flagging off ‘Startup India Madhya Pradesh Yatra’ at CM House on Tuesday, exhorted the youths to tread the new path of Startups for creation and innovation. Chief Minister also assured to that they would also be given capital support for their Startups. Chouhan urged them to make Madhya Pradesh the best and prosperous state in the World.

  • Bhopal: Objectionable video posted on the social media

    Bhopal: Five days have passed since a Waqar H Bhatti uploaded an objectionable video on the social media on July 9 but the team of Gwalior police is still clueless about the accused. ASP Satyendra Singh Tomar told Free Press, “We’re investigating the case and a team is being sent to Jammu for further probe.”

  • Bhopal: Response to Jan Ashirwaad Yatra leaves BJP elated, Congress nervous

    Bhopal: The initial response of people to Jan Ashirwaad Yatra, launched by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan eying assembly polls, has elated the BJP. Before the beginning of the Yatra, there was a sort of concern in the BJP over how people would respond to the it.

  • Bhopal: Females to get 3 cm relaxation in height in police recruitment

    Bhopal: Female candidates will be given a relaxation of 3 cms in height in police recruitment. Minimum height criterion for the female candidates which was 158 cm earlier for the police recruitment will now be 155 cm. The state cabinet gave its approval to this relaxation on Monday.

  • Bhopal: Heavy rain forecast for many districts in MP

    Bhopal: Weather man continued to issue warning for heavy rain in Ratlam, Ujjain, Jhabua, Alirajpur, Dhar, Betul, Chhindwara, Seoni, Balaghat, Hoshangabad, Raisen, Rajgarh, Guna, Ashok Nagar districts.  Besides, few spells of moderate to heavy rain and thundershower is likely over Balaghat,  Bhind, Bhopal, Chhatarpur,  Damoh, Datia, Dindori, Guna, Gwalior, Harda,  Jabalpur, Katni, Mandla, Morena, Narsimhapur, Panna,  Rewa, Sagar, Satna, Sehore,  Shahdol, Shivpuri, Sidhi, Singrauli, Tikamgarh, Umaria and Vidisha, the districts of Madhya

  • Bhopal: 2 miscreants arrested in mobile phone and cash snatching case

    Bhopal: Jehangirabad police have nabbed two miscreants from Bagh Farhatafza trisection on Saturday in connection with the mobile phone and cash snatching case. The miscreants snatched a mobile and Rs 1800 from the driver and cleaner of a truck near Kartar petrol pump late in the night on Friday.

  • Bhopal: Controversy erupts over Ambedkar University recruitment

    Bhopal: Extension of last date for recruitment process for 32 posts of Associate Professors at Dr BR Ambedkar University of Social Science, Mhow has kicked up controversy about the whole process. The first advertisement related to this recruitment appeared on May 3 which declared June 16 as last date for applying.

  • Bhopal woman held hostage by jilted lover rescued

    Bhopal: The woman, who was held hostage at gun-point at her residence in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhopal city for over 12 hours, has been rescued. According to the police, the accused namely, Rohit Singh from Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh claimed that he loved the 30-year-old model and wanted to marry her.

  • Bhopal: Mayor Alok Sharma blames PWD for water logging near Saifia College

    Bhopal: In an unusual incident, Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) Mayor Alok Sharma along with additional commissioner MP Singh sat near Saifia College on Thursday morning in the water puddle to vent out their anger against Public Works Department (PWD).

  • Bhopal: EOW under government’s pressure in e-tendering scam

    Bhopal: It seems that since the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) has been given the responsibility to investigate the e-tendering scam- the department is under immense pressure of the government as the department have banned media from its section which is investigating the scam.