Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: BRTS turning into accident zone, BMC to run awareness campaign

    Bhopal: In a bid to check accidents on BRTS corridor, Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) will run an awareness campaigns to check trespassing at the dedicated bus express-way. The decision has been taken in view of the traffic violations leading to accident on the Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) corridors in recent past.

  • Bhopal: Yet another minor sexually assaulted, youth held

    Bhopal: There seems to be no check in the crime against minors, as again a nine-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a youth living in her neighbourhood. The incident took place in Bairagarh locality on Saturday when the victim’s parents were not at home.

  • Indore: Lohani inspects Dahod workshop

    Ratlam/ Mhow: Chairman, Railway Board Ashwani Lohani visited Ratlam rail division on Saturday and also inspected Dahod workshop and other units including Dahod railway station. General Manager, Western Railway AK Gupta and DRM RN Sunkar were also present.

  • Indore: Alcoholic youth commit suicide in MYH toilet

    Indore: A chaos like situation prevailed among the patients and staff of Maharaja Yashwantrao Hospital on Sunday when a man committed suicide by hanging self in the toilet of the hospital. The deceased was identified as Sachin Sisodiya (26), a resident of Lala Ka Bagicha in MIG police station area. He hanged himself with a saree in the toilet of ward number 22 on the fourth floor of the hospital.

  • Indore: Railway to run Mhow-Kalakund line as heritage stretch

    Indore: The railways has decided to preserve around 30-km-long Mhow-Kalakund rail line as heritage lines, in a shift from its plans to convert all of them in to broad-gauge ones, sources in the ministry said. Besides the Mhow-Kalakund stretch, the railways has decided to preserve four other metre-gauge lines in different parts of the country and run them as heritage lines.

  • Indore: Regional 3R Forum in Asia and the Pacific from April 9 to 12

    Indore: The Eighth Regional 3R Forum in Asia and the Pacific being jointly organised by Union of ministry of housing and urban affairs and government of Madhya Pradesh would be held at Brilliant Convention Centre here from April 9 to 12. The forum will start on Monday with a pre-event ceremony welcoming more than 500 delegates from across India and the world whereas the main event would be start on Tuesday. It will be

  • Indore: 14 govt colleges shy away from providing info for AISHE

    Indore: As many as 14 government colleges are among 40 institutes under Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya that have not provide information sought for All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) thus breaching the deadline set by ministry of human resource and development.

  • Indore: DAVV to get Rs 65 crore grant from World Bank

    Indore: In what could bring some cheers to the faces disappointed over the drop in national ranking of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV), the World Bank (WB) will be extending a grant of Rs 65 crore to the university for improving its infrastructure and quality of education. The amount is five times to what University Grants Commission (UGC) allocates to the DAVV under five-year development plan. With this amount, the university can do wonders. It

  • Bhopal: Atal varsity embroiled in controversy over recruitment notice

    Bhopal: Atal Bihari Vajpayee Hindi Vishwavidyalaya is at the centre of controversy over alleged discrepancies in the recruitment notification. Even as the varsity administration claim that they are following all the guidelines of state government and UGC, the candidates have accused the administration of flouting the norms.

  • Bhopal: Govt sheltering accused, not letting police act: Singh

    Bhopal: Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is sheltering accused in Priti Raghuvanshi suicide case, alleged Leader of Opposition Ajay Singh while addressing a public meeting at Iqbal Maidan on the conclusion of Nyay Yatra, here on Friday.
    The two-day Yatra was taken out form the native place of deceased Priti Raghuvanshi, the daughter-in-law of the PWD minister Rampal Singh.

  • Bhopal: Beware! Juice vendors opting for inedible commercial ice

    Bhopal: Take note, next time you to go to roadside juice vendor to quench your thirst make sure the ice being used to chill your drink is edible. To beat the hot summer days, sugarcane juice, nimbu Shikanji are the first choice but vendors are playing with the health of the people as they instead of using dry ice (edible) are going for commercial ice to serve chilled drinks. This is clear

  • Bhopal: BMC promise to reward taxpayer turns out to be hollow

    Bhopal: Promises are made to be broken, goes the adage and the civic body here is following it in letter and spirit. The Bhopal Municipal Corporation has forgotten to felicitate the residents who were promised to be rewarded for paying advance tax between April and August 2017.

  • 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.

  • Ujjain: Preparations for Panchkroshi yatra in full swing

    Ujjain: Ahead of the Panchkroshi yatra, collector Sanket Bhondve and other admistrative officers undertook a 118 km long bus journey on the ‘yatra’ route and inspected Panchkroshi Marg, on Friday. At the encampments, the collector instructed officials concerned to make comprehensive arrangements like adequate lighting, sanitation, bathrooms and toilet, tents and drinking water, for the comfort of travelers throughout the route. Keeping summer season in mind, the collector also asked officials to

  • Ujjain: UDA removes encroachment

    Ujjain: Ujjain Development Authority (UDA) marked houses and took action against encroachment on its property in Triveni Vihar and Kshipra Vihar. UDA CEO Abhishek Dubey informed that UDA’s land had been encroached upon for long, but now these houses had been marked and a notice had been served to the owners. However, since the owners did not remove the encroachment, the UDA team led by assistant engineer Mahesh Gupta went on to

  • Ujjain: Spate of accidents in district in 24 hours

    Ujjain: Three separate accidents in the district over the past 24 hours have left five dead and three injured. A four wheeler ran over a bike, killing a woman and her grandson and injuring her son on Karondiya road at 11 am. Inder Bai Lal, 65, was a resident of Dewas and was on her way to Shankarpur along with her son Rakesh Lal and grandson Hritik Lal, to distribute marriage invitation

  • Indore: World Table Tennis day; Kartikey Kaushik: A winner aspiring for gold

    Indore: The credit for success of a sportsperson rarely goes to one person. It is a sum total of hard work of different people who build environment and skills to win a game. It is also true for a game like table tennis. World Table Tennis Day is observed on April 6 every year.