Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: Jain Social Group International Federation award ceremony held

    Khachrod : A 2-day conference and award ceremony function of Jain Social group International Federation MP region was organised at Nageshwar Jain Pilgrim from December 31 to January 1 where all three groups of Khachrod won more than half dozen prizes.

  • Jain Irrigation founder Bhavarlal Jain passes away

    Mumbai : Bhavarlal Jain, founder of Jain Irrigation Systems and the pioneer of micro-irrigation in the country, passed away on Thursday following a brief hospitalisation. Jain, 79, was undergoing treatment at a city hospital for the past 10 days, a company statement said. The cremation will take place on February 27 in Jalgaon where he was based. Jain was born into a farming family in Maharashtra in 1937. In the early 1960s, he

  • Jain Irrigation posts Rs 9 cr profit in Q3

    New Delhi : Jain Irrigation Systems reported consolidated net profit of Rs 9.21 crore for the quarter ended on December 31, against a loss of Rs 39.68 crore in the year ago period. Total income increased to Rs 1,384.15 crore for the quarter ended December 31, reports PTI.

  • Chhattisgarh also joins ban wagon on meat

    Raipur  : Amid the raging row over meat sale ban in Mumbai and some parts of Maharashtra and Rajasthan during ‘Paryushan’ festival of Jain community, the Chhattisgarh government has also ordered suspension of sale of meat during the eight-day long fasting period and ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’ festival. “Like every year, the Urban Administration Department has issued directives to civic bodies to keep all the slaughter houses and meat shops closed from September 10

  • Jain portal launched for community awareness

    Mumbai : A portal was on Tuesday launc-hed to provide Jain community across the country information about various provisions made by the government for their uplift after they were provide minority status last year and also to galvanise and educate them on social and develop-mental issues.

  • Impostor woman threatens suicide if denied justice

    Dehradun: Accusing authorities of shielding Deputy Director of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration Saurabh Jain, the woman who stayed at the prestigious institute masquerading as an IAS probationer with the help of a fake ID card allegedly issued by the official on Friday threatened to commit suicide if she did not get justice.

  • Jain seers to observe Chaturmasa in city

    Ujjain : Great Jain seers Mahendra Rishi and Hitendra Rishi have agreed to observe their Chaturmas 2014 in Ujjain organised by Sri Vardhman Sthanakvasi Jain Sharavak Sangh, Namak Mandi. The Seer will arrive accompanied with 6 other seers and a large number of disciples. Speaking to media persons here on Friday, patron of the welcome committee Ramchandra Shrimal, president Vimalchand Mutha and coordinator Sunil Kumar Shrimal told that, arrangements are being made