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Leela Group signs pact with Qatar firm to build hotel near Taj Mahal in Agra

June 05, 2016 5:02 pm

The Leela Group and Al Faisal Group signed the agreement for "Aaina", a five-star hotel, to be built a kilometer from the Taj Mahal in Agra.

Over 100 booked, 6 arrested after communal clash near Agra

September 05, 2015 5:22 pm

The clashes had erupted in the town, 30 km from Agra city, after some purported comments surfaced on social media against a community.

Agra: 130 people held and fined for public urination

June 28, 2015 8:44 pm

The Government Railway Police (GRP) carried out the crackdown in the past three days in railway station areas in Agra, Agra Fort, Agra Cantonment, Mathura and Tundla as part of the Swachch Bharat Mission.

Detergent found in Mother Dairy milk samples, company denies charge

June 16, 2015 6:08 pm

The Mother Dairy official said that as a "responsible organisation", they follow "100 percent testing protocol rather than resorting to random testing procedures".

Teased by bodyguard, woman smashes local Samajwadi Party leader's Mercedes

May 19, 2015 12:47 pm

Teased by a gunner of a local Samajwadi Party leader at a traffic signal, a woman decided not to lay low and smashed his car.

Three persons detained in Agra church attack

April 23, 2015 4:51 pm

Nasir, Zafar and Zaffruddin were detained on Wednesday for their role in vandalising St Mary's Church in Agra.

Agra church attack: Cops track ‘suspicious’ phone numbers

April 19, 2015 12:00 am

Mulayam meets Christian delegation, says will nab culprits soon.

Church attack: Agra police suspect a revenge act

April 18, 2015 2:37 am

No arrest so far, cops looking into a brawl Wednesday evening.

Agra: Idols vandalised at church by miscreants, triggers outrage

April 17, 2015 12:56 am

Police lodged an FIR against unidentified persons on the complaint of the church’s priest, Father Moon Lazarus.


Union Minister Katheria denies giving hate speech against Muslims in Agra

March 01, 2016 8:45 am

New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Union Minister of State for HRD Ram Shankar Katheria on Tuesday said that he had not delivered a hate speech against Muslims in Agra in the wake of the murder of VHP worker Arun Mahaur. He also denied having incited violence against Muslims. Katheria said that what has been published in newspapers was completely untrue and said that only the convicted would be punished. He also denied using words like "badla" or "hathiyaar" in his speech. Katheria also added that every BJP minister wanted peace in the country.

Monkeys to be sterilised in Agra

January 21, 2016 5:47 am

Agra (UP), Jan 21 (ANI): To curb the problem of monkey menace, Agra Divisional Commissioner P Bhatnagar launched a pilot project to sterlise monkeys in the city on Thursday. Bhatnagar said in the first phase of the pilot project, around 500 monkeys would be sterilised. He added that if the first phase would be successful, then there will be a second phase with more number of monkeys.