Samajwadi Party asks why empty water train was sent to Bundelkhand

The Samajwadi Party on Friday raised the issue of an empty water train reaching drought-hit Bundelkhand, even as Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien stressed that there should be no politics over water.

UP govt withdraws cases against Union Minister Ram Shankar Katheria

The withdrawn cases include a protest in which Katheria led a mob to block National Highway-2 on February 7, 2010 during a protest in Agra.

Scary! Truck carrying firecrackers catches fire at Yamuna Expressway – Watch

Scary! Truck carrying firecrackers catches fire at Yamuna Expressway – Watch

Yamuna Expressway is notorious for deadly accidents that take place at this stretch quite often.

Caught on camera: Leopard enters a house in Agra, injures one villager

Caught on camera: Leopard enters a house in Agra, injures one villager

A leopard entered a house in a village of Agra district on Monday and injured one villager.

As sun blazes down, April is the new May-June in Uttar Pradesh

The situation is so sweatingly hot that the mercury has already touched a scalding 45.4 degrees Celsius in Banda district of UP. 

Minor girl, woman raped in separate attacks in Samajwadi Party-ruled Uttar Pradesh

Minor girl, woman raped in separate attacks in Samajwadi Party-ruled Uttar Pradesh

A minor girl and a woman in her 30s were allegedly raped in separate incidents in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh following which four men were booked, police said today.

Royal couple Prince Williams and Kate Middleton visit Taj Mahal

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Agra Samajwadi Party leader allegedly beats up poor man, urinates in his mouth

Agra Samajwadi Party leader allegedly beats up poor man, urinates in his mouth

In yet another incident of high-handedness by those in power, a poor man was allegedly beaten and made to drink urine by a Samajwadi party leader and his aides in Agra.

Taj Mahal minaret’s vertex suffers damage during repair work?

Taj Mahal minaret’s vertex suffers damage during repair work?

The repairing work at one of the glorious wonders of the world, Taj Mahal, has reportedly caused damage to the vertex of its south western minaret.

Fire at scrap godown in Agra

A fire broke out in a scrap godown in Agra`s Rakabganj area late on Sunday night.

UP Assembly polls: Samajwadi Party releases first list of 143 candidates

UP Assembly polls: Samajwadi Party releases first list of 143 candidates

Samajwadi Party on Friday released its first list of 143 candidates for Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, to be held in 2017.

BJP leader Kundanika Sharma arrested in Agra for provocative remarks

BJP leader Kundanika Sharma arrested in Agra for provocative remarks

BJP leader Kundanika Sharma was on Monday arrested for allegedly making a provocative speech at the condolence meeting of VHP leader Arun Mahaur.

Students in alleged beef row identified

Five students of the Central Hindi Institute here accused of eating beef have been identified but officials denied the charges saying they were now on a holiday.

Protests in Agra as video allegedly shows students eating 'beef'

Tension gripped Agra on Saturday after a video clip showing some students allegedly eating `beef` in a hostel went viral on social media.

Taj Mahal sees drop in foreign tourists arrival

There has been a constant fall in the number of foreign tourists visiting Taj Mahal over the last few years though the government has undertaken various steps to ensure tourism-friendly environment in the country, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

52 rare turtles found poached in Agra, only 10 rescued alive

52 rare turtles found poached in Agra, only 10 rescued alive

52 endangered turtles were found trapped in a 20 ft-long poacher's net in Keetham Lake, located in Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary in Agra.

Paper merchant`s six-year-old son kidnapped in Agra

A paper merchant`s six-year-old son was kidnapped here by two assailants whose pictures have been captured by CCTV camera.

Sack Arun Jaitley and save the country: BJP MLA appeals PM Modi

Sack Arun Jaitley and save the country: BJP MLA appeals PM Modi

In what may possibly ruffle a few feathers within the BJP, the party's Agra legislature Jagan Prasad Garg had made a controversial appeal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asking the latter to sack Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for the betterment of the country.

Bride asks 'baraat' to return after being forced to dance to item number by groom

Bride asks 'baraat' to return after being forced to dance to item number by groom

Enraged after being forced by her groom to dance on an item number at her wedding, a bride in Uttar Pradesh called off her marriage and walked away from the state.

Yamuna Expressway accident: Victim's son writes to President, says Smriti Irani was insensitive to his family

Yamuna Expressway accident: Victim's son writes to President, says Smriti Irani was insensitive to his family

In what can bring in more trouble for Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, a son of a doctor killed in an accident on the Yamuna Expressway, has written to President Pranab Mukherjee claiming that, he was forced by the police station in charge to change the registration number of a "wrong car" in the FIR, a report said on Thursday.