Free Press Journal
  • Invitation to Rahul Gandhi: RSS master-stroke!

    Indian politics seems to be crossing a difficult ghat with many steep slopes and curves. The pointer is that the Congress boss Rahul Gandhi is likely to receive a formal invitation from Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat to attend the organisation’s gathering at Nagpur, soon. If the media gossip holds any truth, the RSS has decided to invite him when Bhagwat would deliver the key-note address. And if Rahul accepts

  • Bhopal: Garba fest from March 31

    SEHORE: The Siwan Ma Durga Utsav Samiti will install an idol of Durga at the Mahila Ghat, Siwan Nadi Chouraha to mark the Chaitra Navratri. The samiti will also organise the Ritu Sharma Memorial Garba Fest from March 31 to April 4, under which solo and group dances would be performed. The teams taking part in the fest will also be awarded. The first prize will be of Rs 21,000, the second of

  • Rock-bolting to be carried out on E-way

    Mumbai : With the maintenance work on the Ghat section of the Mumbai-Pune Expressway over today, the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation is already chalking out long-term measures to prevent landslides on the Expressway. MSRDC officials said the task of rock-bolting and meshing will be carried out now. Following that, the corporation will invite bids to appoint an agency to provide safety solutions and suggest ways to make the landslide-prone hills on the

  • Vigil stepped up at bathing ghats after stampede, probe ordered

    Rajahmundry (AP) : A day after a stampede at the bathing ghat here claimed 27 lives, authorities on Wednesday stepped up vigil, diverting pilgrims to various bathing ghats to avoid overcrowding even as the state government ordered a judicial inquiry into the mishap that occurred on the first day of the ‘Pushkaram’ festival.