Smita

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Bhopal: It’sTimeForAction to bust taboos & myths

Bhopal: Several individuals and organisations from the state have joined the UNICEF initiative #RedDotChallenge aimed at creating awarene...Read More

Bhopal: Domestic fire safety too a matter of concern

Bhopal: Domestic fire safety too a matter of concern

Bhopal: The fire department of the Bhopal Municipal Corporation has launched an intensive campaign to check on coaching institutes in the...Read More

Bhopal: Deserted new market reminds of Ramayana, mahabharata days

Bhopal: Deserted new market reminds of Ramayana, mahabharata days

Bhopal: New Market in the city that otherwise remains busy from morning until night wore a deserted look as the shoppers were glued to th...Read More

Bhopal: Contest on Bhopal seat to have Hitchcock’s thriller climax: Voters

Bhopal: Eagerly waiting for the election results, voters of Bhopal parliamentary constituency believe that the grasping contest between a...Read More

Bhopal: ‘For politicians, we don’t exist’

Bhopal: ‘For politicians, we don’t exist’

Forget about manifesto, no political party talks about disabled people in their election campaigns. They know nothing about disabled peop...Read More

Transgender Bachao: EC nod to separate ID cards

Transgender Bachao: EC nod to separate ID cards

Bhopal: The transgender voters in the city are elated that they will cast their votes under their own gender identity in Lok Sabha electi...Read More

Bhopal: Transgenders blast parties, term them selfish

Over the past one decade transgender people have lost foothold in Madhya Pradesh politics.  The state was the pioneer in the country in e...Read More

Bhopal: Sagar can’t get more honest, dedicated representative than me, says Kamla Bua

Bhopal: Sagar can’t get more honest, dedicated representative than me, says Kamla Bua

Kamla Bua, the first transgender in the country to be elected as head of a civic body, is all set to contest the Lok Sabha elections from...Read More

Bhopal: Will check candidates’ performance before voting

Bhopal: Will check candidates’ performance before voting

“How will you decide which button to press on EVM while electing your representative in Lok Sabha?” When Free Press asked this question t...Read More

Sanya Ka Radio: 1st Instagram live radio station completes 100 days

Bhopal: It may sound filmi, but it is true. After a jockey aspirant Sanya Acharya along with the other 20 interviewees were rejected by t...Read More

Bhopal: From Kabir to Congress, Tipaniya takes on a new art

Bhopal: From Kabir to Congress, Tipaniya takes on a new art

Prahlad Singh Tipanya, 65, is the first and the only folk artiste to be fielded in Lok Sabha election by a mainstream political party in ...Read More

In reverse gear: Turning junked cars into adorable beauties

In reverse gear: Turning junked cars into adorable beauties

Bhopal: Industrialist Rajan Deb, 50, is a connoisseur of old beauties – albeit of a different kind. The basement of the office of his com...Read More

Bhopal: To believe or not to believe is the question..

Youths in the city are not sure whether the Congress party will create 22 lakh government jobs, which it promised in its election manifes...Read More

Bhopal: ‘Govts in India, Pak don’t want peace’

Bhopal: ‘Govts in India, Pak don’t want peace’

Known for his immortal play, ‘Jis Lahore Nai Dekhya O Jamyai Nai’, Asghar Wajahat said governments on on both sides of the Indo-Pak borde...Read More

Bhopal: When the going gets tough, the tough gets going

Bhopal: When the going gets tough, the tough gets going

BHOPAL: They are not glittering stars of the silver screen; they have no achievements to boast of in the arena of sports; they are not to...Read More

Bhopal: Bharat Bhavan Trust may be dissolved soon

BHOPAL: The Bharat Bhavan Trust may be dissolved soon. Sources in the know say that the state government has taken the decision as part o...Read More

Bhopal: Satna horror leaves parents  rattled, worried for kids safety

Bhopal: Satna horror leaves parents rattled, worried for kids safety

Bhopal: Horrendous murder of twin boys, kidnapped from Satna, has left people shell-shocked and concerned for safety of their children. “...Read More

Bhopal: Literati term Namvar Singh’s demise as irreparable loss

Bhopal: Literati term Namvar Singh’s demise as irreparable loss

Bhopal: The imagination of the author and critic Namvar Singh was always replete with the greenery of Bhopal, the Upper Lake and the Bhar...Read More

Living next to CM Kamal Nath: Neighbour’s pride

BHOPAL:  How many of us can boast of a chief minister for a neighbour? Sonali Malhotra, a well-known dietician, can. “It is an honour for...Read More

Jnanpith to Amitav Ghosh: justice done to indian writing in english

Jnanpith to Amitav Ghosh: justice done to indian writing in english

BHOPAL: With the allusions of Charles Dickens and Herman Melville, the yarns of Amitav Ghosh who has won the 54th Jnanpith Award contain ...Read More