Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: Congress gearing for friendly contest with BSP on some seats

    Congress has changed its strategy on alliance with Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) seeing the resentment on amendment in SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. Congress, instead of entering into alliance with the BSP, is now preparing for friendly contests on some seats. There are certain seats in Gwalior, Chambal and Vindhya regions where BJP wins elections because of caste equations of Congress and BSP candidates. Efforts are on not to let BSP candidates

  • Madhya Pradesh: FIR lodged against 100 unidentified protesters under SC-ST Act

    Gwalior: A case under the SC-ST Act has been lodged against around a hundred unidentified persons here for allegedly hurling casteist slurs at the family members of a Dalit corporator, police said. The registration of case under the stringent Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act led to a protest Wednesday, following which the in-charge police officer was transferred for “administrative reasons”. Police said the trouble started in ward number 21 on

  • In a first, India refuels Tejas fighter midair

    Bengaluru : In a first, India’s defence behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) on Monday refuelled a Tejas fighter aircraft midair over Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh, said the company here.

  • Madhya Pradesh: 6-year-old raped and killed in Gwalior, body found near wedding venue

    Gwalior: A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped and killed by an unidentified person in Kampu area in the city, a police official said today. The incident took place in the early hours yesterday and her body was recovered from the bushes near a wedding venue, where she had gone along with her family, the official said.

  • New Delhi-Visakhapatnam AP Express catches fire in Madhya Pradesh; no injuries reported   

    Gwalior: Two coaches of the New Delhi-Visakhapatnam AP Express train today caught fire near Birlanagar station in the district, though no one was reported injured in it, a police official said. The blaze was later put out, he said. The two coaches — B-6 and B-7 — of train No. 22416, a fully air-conditioned Express, caught fire around 11.45 am, North Central Railway’s Chief Public Relation Officer (CPRO) Gaurav Krishna Bansal told

  • Bhopal: Axe falls on SPs of SC agitation districts

    Bhopal: The superintendents of police (SPs) of a dozen districts including Gwalior, Bhind and Morena, which were affected by SC agitation last month, shifted on Monday. The idea to remove these SPs was under contemplation after eight persons lost their life in violence. The transfer list was released on Monday prior to director general of police (DGP) going on leave.

  • Bhopal: Govt staff supplied lathis, iron rods to protesters

    Bhopal: An Intelligence report indicating government employees’ role in violence in Gwalior, Bhind and Morena during Bharat Bandh has come as a shocker for not only the police but also the state government.

  • Bhopal: Maya Singh blames cops for violence in Gwalior

    Bhopal: The late arrival of police at various places sparked violence in Gwalior, said urban development and housing minister Maya Singh at an informal discussion during Cabinet meeting on Tuesday. Singh, an MLA from Gwalior, is also in-charge of two other districts – Bhind and Morena –which witnessed violence on Monday.

  • Bhopal: 5 ministers from Gwalior, Bhind, Morena fail the state

    Bhopal: There are five ministers in the state cabinet from Gwalior, Bhind and Morena but when the three districts were blazing during Bharat Bandh on Monday, these ministers were sitting pretty in Mantralaya, Bhopal. Even as they had prior information about the violence, they did nothing to stop it. Those ministers are Maya Singh, Jaibhan Singh Pawaiyya, Narayan Singh Kushwah (from Gwalior), Lal Singh Arya (from Bhind) and Rustam Singh (from Morena).

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    Ankita Raina ends singles title drought

    Gwalior : Ankita Raina won her first singles title in more than three years when she fought past second seed Amandine Hesse in straight sets in the final of the USD 25,000 ITF women’s event, here on Saturday.

  • Ankita reaches first final of 2018 season

    Gwalior : India’s top singles player, Ankita Raina reached her first final of the 2018 season when her semi-final opponent Yana Sizikova retired from the contest of the USD 25,000 ITF event due to dizziness, here on Friday.

  • Bhopal: Hailstorm likely in north-east MP

    BHOPAL: Hailstorm is likely to occur at isolated places in Hoshangabad, Narmadapuram, Jabalpur, Shahdol, Chambal, Gwalior, Bhopal, Rewa, Sagar divisions in the next 24 hours. Rain and thundershowers are likely to occur at many places over Hoshangabad, Jabalpur, Shahdol, Chambal, Sagar, Gwalior, Rewa divisions and at a few places in Bhopal division.

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    Bhopal: Tansen Samaroh: Classical recitals weave magic

    Gwalior: The musical extravaganza that unfolded at the eighth concert of Tansen Samaroh near Lord Shiva’s temple on the banks of Jhilmil river at Behat mesmerised the audience. The vocal and instrumental performances kept the music lovers spellbound.

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    Bhopal: Gwalior at 4.2°C among coldest in country

    Bhopal: Gwalior with 4.2 degree Celsius temperature was the third among top 10 coldest cities of the country on Sunday.  Pachmarhi recorded 6 degree Celsius temperature, however, there was little respite for people in Bhopal and Indore. Chill continued to sweep the state with the minimum temperature at several places plunging below normal, weather officials said.

  • After Max Hospital, another Delhi hospital accused of medical negligence

    Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh): Another case of alleged medical negligence has come to light, this time from BKL hospital in Karol Bagh area. Neeraj Garg, a resident of Gwalior, told ANI on Sunday that he had lost his daughter, Deepa, due to medical negligence of the hospital, who had claimed to cure her of Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia type 2 (CDA II).

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    Bhopal: ‘Ockhi’ bring rains, pulls down mercury

    Bhopal: Light rains infused a fresh chill in the atmosphere in many parts of the state on Tuesday. The temps are likely to fall in the coming days. The weatherman has attributed the rains and the chill to Ockhi cyclone. Gwalior, Chambal, Bhopal, Indore, Ujjain divisions are likely to experience rain in the next 24 hours.