Free Press Journal
  • Simi Case: Confusion reigns supreme; 5 probes in 4 days and still counting

    BHOPAL: The various probes initiated into the incident of jailbreak in Central Jail, Bhopal by SIMI undertrials and their subsequent deaths in an encounter, have created a state of confusion. Since Monday, the state government has announced five types of probes.

  • SIMI encounter: Chouhan gives into demand for judicial probe

    Bhopal: Days after eight SIMI men who escaped from the central prison here were killed in controversial police action, the Madhya Pradesh government has ordered a judicial probe in to the sensational jail-break and the alleged encounter giving into the opposition’s demand.

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    Bhopal: CM’s Shivraj Singh Chouhan threat perception up; security unchanged

    BHOPAL: Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s threat perception has increased after Bhopal Police killing eight undertrials of SIMI in an encounter. As Chouhan has voluntarily taken credit for the encounter, he may come on the radar of the people linked with terror organisations.

  • Bhopal CM Shivraj Singh inspects jail, makes jawan scale wall

    BHOPAL: The chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan inspected the Central Jail on Wednesday, following the incident of eight SIMI undertrials escaping from the jail. Chouhan was accompanied by chief secretary BP Singh, DGP Rishi Shukla, DG, prisons Sanjay Choudhary and ADG, intelligence, Rajiv Tandon.

  • Jailed terror accused eat biryani for years, need fast-track courts: Shivraj Chouhan

    Bhopal : Batting for fast-track courts to try terror cases, MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who has vehemently defended police role in the killing of eight SIMI activists in an alleged encounter, has said the accused stay in jail for years before they are sentenced and “keep eating chicken biryani”.

  • Malaiya leads foundation day celebrations in Indore city

    Indore: State’s 60th foundation day was celebrated with patriotic fervor and enthusiasm in city on Tuesday. The main function was held at APTC ground, where state finance minister and incharge minister of Indore district Jayant Malaiya was the chief guest. After unfurling the flag, the finance minister read out the message of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to the people. Bands of BSF, First Battalion, RAPTC and district police played patriotic tunes

  • Bhopal: Tearful farewell to Ramashankar Yadav with full state honour

    BHOPAL: The mortal remains of head constable Ramashankar Yadav were consigned to flames amid full state honour at Chhola crematorium in the city on Tuesday. Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met the bereaved family to console them and assured all possible help.

  • Bhopal Encounter: NHRC wants report in 6 weeks; Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh silence

    BHOPAL: The Director General of Police has constituted a Special Investigation Team (SIT) of the CID to probe the encounter of eight SIMI activists, who had fled from the Central Jail early on Monday morning. Meanwhile, the NHRC and the State HRC have also taken cognizance of the incident.

  • Ujjain: 61st Madhya Pradesh Foundation Day celebrated with fervour

    Ujjain: The district administration celebrated the 61st Foundation Day of Madhya Pradesh at the Kalidas Sanskrit Academy on Tuesday.  Energy minister, Paras Jain delivered Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s message, who called on the people of the state to discharge their duties with‘full loyalty and dedication to fulfill the resolution of making the State a developed one”. The Chief Minister asked people to contribute to the journey of the development of Madhya

  • It’s a staged encounter: Jamia teachers’ outfit

    New Delhi :  The Jamia Teachers’ Solidarity Association on Tuesday slammed the killing of eight undertrial prisoners in a supposed encounter less than 12 hours of their escape from the Bhopal Central Jail and asserted that the brazen staged encounter is part of the bogey of SIMI being raised in Madhya Pradesh for long.

  • Bhopal encounter: Niggling doubts creep in

    Oppn raises more questions on killing of 8 SIMI men, but  MP police are firm on version, claim that it was a genuine gunfight

  • NIA to probe Bhopal jailbreak, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced on Monday that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) will probe the jailbreak involving eight terrorists of the banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI).