Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: HC saves the day for MP candidates; only 48 from other states get admissions

    Bhopal: But for a writ petition filed by an activist in the High Court against the Medical Education Department, around half of the MBBS seats in the state would have gone to students not domiciled in the state. Due to HC intervention, only 48  non-domiciles have managed to enter the medical colleges in the state.

  • Human remains buried on premises, admits Dera mouthpiece ahead of raid

    Chandigarh : Hours before authorities and security agencies are likely to start a search and sanitisation operation inside the sprawling Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters campus near Sirsa town in Haryana, the sect’s mouthpiece “Sach Kahoon” on Thursday admitted that human remains were buried inside the premises.

  • Bhopal: CTE report points at rampant anomalies in execution of project

    Bhopal: Vigilance chief technical examiner probe report has pointed out irregularities in the execution of drought relief projects in Bundelkhand. CET R K Mehra has submitted his inquiry report to water resource department following the direction of the High Court to probe into the alleged anomalies.

  • Bhopal: NEET: High Court seeks report from govt on admissions in medical colleges

    Bhopal: The High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to submit a report of the admissions made in the state medical colleges through NEET. Jabalpur bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court was hearing a plea of Bhopal’s Vinayak Parihar regarding the admission of other state domicile in the Madhya Pradesh medical colleges. He has alleged that a numbers of candidates belonging to other states have got admission in

  • Bhopal: HC hauls up police for slack response

    Bhopal: High court has pulled up the police for not submitting case diary as 90 days are going to end on August 21 in misappropriation of over Rs 2.37 crore. The police neither submitted case diary nor made recovery of the amount which was to be loaded in an ATM. Only Rs 24 lakh has been recovered from the accused.

  • Gujarat riots case: HC defers order on Jafri’s plea to Aug 21

    Ahmedabad : The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday deferred to August 21 the pronouncement of its order on a petition by Zakia Jafri, widow of slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri, challenging a lower court order upholding a clean chit to the then chief minister Narendra Modi and others in the 2002 riots cases.

  • Somaiya’s hawala charge derails Lok Sabha

    New Delhi : Congress members stormed the well of the Lok Sabha on Friday over a hawala charge on the Congress by Mumbai’s BJP MP Kirit Somaiya, forcing the Speaker to adjourn for the day.

  • Bhopal: ‘Most judges face harassment’

    Bhopal: ADJ RK Srivas, on second day of his picketing, said over 90 per cent judges were supporting him. They could not come out openly in his support but morally they were supporting him, he said, adding that most judges were victims of harassment. They were getting only 25 per cent salary for duty and 75 per cent to tolerate harassment, he added.

  • High Court dismisses PIL seeking deferment of GST implementation

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today dismissed a public interest litigation seeking deferment of the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST). A division bench, headed by Justice V K Tahilramani, said it was not inclined to interfere in the government’s decision to implement the GST. The PIL, filed by city resident K S Pillai last month, challenged the Union government’s decision to roll out the major tax reform in the

  • Indore: HC likely to decide fate of DAVV senate polls today

    Indore: While July 10 (Monday) is the last day for withdrawal of nominations for upcoming DAVV senate polls, Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court would be hearing a petition alleging violation of model code of conduct and seeking quashing of the election process.

  • MMRCL celebrates after SC refuses to stay felling of trees

    Mumbai : In a shocking case, soon after the Supreme Court refused to stay the cutting of trees for the Metro 3 project, Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL) officials celebrated the decision by distributing sweets in their offices.