Free Press Journal
  • Indore: PIMR student ragged by classmates, teacher refuses to help victim

    Indore: A first year student of Prestige Institute of Management and Research (PIMR), one of the leading colleges of the city, was allegedly ragged by two of his classmates but the institute instead of taking a stern action into the matter left it up to the victim to resolve the issue on his own.

  • Indore: This Dhakad girl wants to be a judoka

    Indore: Hoping to initiate change for girls in her family, 17-year-old commerce student Mranali Dhakad is working towards her dream of representing India in judo at Olympics in the coming years. “I am the first girl in my family, who won medals in sports and competed for nationals,” Mranali said. Coming from a family where women get married at an early age, she hopes to start a new trend by becoming a

  • Indore: DAVV shying away from fixing college fees

    Indore: Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV), which has been empowered by the state government to regulate fees of colleges under its wings, is shying away from exercising the authority fearing that it would strip up the hornets’ nest. A proof to it is that no meeting of fee regulatory committee, which was constituted by the university in the last week of January, has taken place despite passing off two-hand-a-half-month ago.

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    Man held for raping, killing 4-month-old girl in Indore

    Indore : A man has been arrested for allegedly raping and killing a four-month-old baby girl in Indore city of Madhya Pradesh, police said on Saturday, a day after the infant’s body was found in the basement of a commercial building here. Naveen Gadge, 25 and a cousin of the victim’s mother, was arrested late Friday night from the city, a police official said. On Friday, police had detained three-four people in

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    Indore: Eight-month-old girl brutally killed after rape attempt

    Indore: Much to the shame of Indore, an eight-month-old girl was attempted rape and brutally killed in center of the city on Friday. The killer later dumped the body in the basement from the gape of gate and fled. A man, who is captured in CCTV taking the girl along, was identified by the police and he was detained but the police. An Assistant Sub Inspector of Sarafa police station was also

  • Indore: Institute of Engineering and Technology runs with merely 49 teachers, needs 160 educators

    Indore: Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV), which speaks ad nauseam about the need for appointment of faculty members at colleges, is itself not complying with the rules. A proof is Institute of Engineering and Technology, an entity of DAVV and one of the leading engineering institutes in the state. It is being run with less than one third of the required number of teachers.

  • Indore: Solar energy needs a push says experts

    Indore: A seminar on sustainable development was organised at Police Training College in Musakhedi on Friday.  Sharing their experiences and ways for sustainable development,  environmentalists and solar power experts addressed the gathering. The event was part of Jimmy memorial lecture on sustainable development.

  • Indore: Petrol, diesel to get costlier, cost touches Rs 80 per litre

    Indore: Be ready to purchase petrol for Rs 80 per litre in next few days as the prices of the fuel are steadily marching upwards. With rise of another 13 paise, the price of petrol reached Rs 79.85 per litre. From January this year to April 21 (rates released on April 20 night), the petrol prices have risen by Rs 4.93 per litre and diesel by Rs 6.59 per litre.

  • Indore: DAVV gets CPE in economics, Rs 2 crore grant

    Indore: Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) has been adjudged as Centre with Potential for Excellence (CPE) in economics discipline by University Grants Commission. The tag carries a grant of Rs 2 crore.  This is the second centre the DAVV has got from the UGC in last two years.

  • Indore: Cash crunch continues, supply from RBI likely on April 21

    Indore: The wedding season is in full swing but people are finding it difficult to make payments due to cash crunch prevailing in the city. On Thursday too, banks did not receive fresh currency notes from Reserve Bank of India. As a result, the banks put money in ATMs after whatever cash they received from customers.

  • Indore: Police should act against traffic violators

    Indore: Parking has always been a huge problem along the road from Palasia police station trisection to Saket square. The road becomes narrow as people who visit shops park the vehicles haphazardly on roads leading to traffic jams.

  • Indore: 11-year-old raped in Betma, accused arrested by police

    Indore: An eleven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth in Betma area on Tuesday night. The victim was alone at her residence when the accused reached there and raped her. He was arrested by the police on Thursday.

  • Indore: Disorderly traffic creates chaos

    Indore: The road leading from Palasia square to Manoramaganj area receives heavy traffic daily, which causes jams and creates parking problem. The haphazard parking along the road obstructs vehicular flow and causes accidents.

  • Indore: 2 injured after getting hit by school bus

    Indore: A speeding school bus hit a scooter and two cars injuring two persons in the accident near Bhanwarkuan Square on Wednesday. The injured persons were waiting for signal when the accident occurred. The police have registered a case against the driver and arrested him.

  • Indore: Hoarding leads to cash crunch in city

    Indore: The currency crunch has deepened in the city as the inward movement of currency notes of Rs 2,000 denomination has almost stopped in local bank branches. Experts said this is because people have begun to hoard high denomination currency notes. Indore is considered the financial capital of Madhya Pradesh where banking transactions take place on large scale every day.