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  • Marriott International's Asia Pacific president bullish about India recovery September 27, 2021 4:43 am Excluding China, India is showing the fastest recovery for Marriott International in Asia Pacific among 22 countries such as Japan, Korea, Australia and New Zealand, said Rajeev Menon, president for Asia Pacific (excluding China) at the world's biggest …
  • Long distance runner, record holder cyclist runs for Yamuna September 27, 2021 3:19 am Ahead of the Tourism Day on Monday, Taj city’s sports celebrity Pramod Kumar Katara, who holds several records for long distance running, cycling and balancing on the Swiss balls, ran for over 22 km along the Yamuna to highlight the importance of Yamuna …
  • Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath expands cabinet, includes Jitin Prasada, 6 others September 27, 2021 3:10 am Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday expanded his cabinet by inducting seven new ministers including Jitin Prasada, who recently left the Congress party and joined the BJP. The cabinet expansion has also been done to balance caste and …
  • Dengue cases on rise in Agra: 17 kids among 21 die September 27, 2021 2:56 am According to the health officials, so far, more than 4,500 cases of dengue have been reported in Agra division. AGRA: At least 21 patients, including 17 children, died of viral fever and dengue-like symptoms in Agra district in the last three weeks. …
  • Agribank opens Gobabis branch September 27, 2021 12:42 am STRATEGICALLY situated next to the Agra outlet at Gobabis, Agribank opened a new branch at the town on Friday. Omaheke regional officer Ephat Tjijenda officiated the ceremony on behalf of the region's governor Pio Nganate. In a short welcoming message, …
  • World Rivers Day celebrated with fervour in Agra September 27, 2021 12:19 am World Rivers Day commemorates the many values of rivers and encourages river stewardship and conservation around the globe — a massive worldwide event involving up to 100 countries that has its roots in British Columbia Rivers Day. Millions of people and …
  • Wright’s Durban July runner Matterhorn on Summer Cup mission September 27, 2021 12:07 am There is a surprise name among the 10-strong field for the topliner at Turffontein on Saturday — Matterhorn, last seen out in the Vodacom Durban July, represents the KwaZulu-Natal stable of Alyson Wright. A five-year-old son of Marchfield, Matterhorn has …
  • Flipkart prepones dates of flagship sale event to a day Amazon's event September 26, 2021 11:38 pm The battle between e-commerce firms to tap the festive season is intensifying further as Walmart-owned Flipkart is preponing the launch date of its biggest flagship event, The Big Billion Days (TBBD) to October 3. This is a day before rival company Amazon …
  • 5 school teachers suspended in UP after video of them dancing in classroom surfaces online September 26, 2021 10:24 pm Five teachers of a government primary school in the Agra district have been suspended for “unethical behaviour” after a video purportedly showing them dancing to film songs in a classroom surfaced online, an official said on Sunday. The teachers, employed …
  • Election coming, UP expands Cabinet: 7 new ministers in BJP ‘social balance’ September 26, 2021 10:13 pm WITH BARELY months to go for Assembly elections to be notified in UP, the BJP Sunday expanded its state government by naming seven new Ministers in an exercise that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said reflects “social balance” and “gives representation to …
  • On world rivers day, activists beat thalis to wake up politicians September 26, 2021 4:46 pm Celebrating world rivers day at the Etmauddaula view point park, scores of river activists on Sunday evening beat drums, thalis, bells and shankhs to wake up “slumbering” MPs and MLAs from Agra to take up the cause of Yamuna, choking to death due to …
  • Uttar Pradesh cabinet expansion: Jitin Prasada, 6 other ministers inducted in Yogi govt September 26, 2021 2:07 pm The Uttar Pradesh government's cabinet expansion was held today as seven new ministers take the oath of office, and get inducted into Yogi Adityanath's cabinet. The oath-taking ceremony took place at Raj Bhawan, Lucknow. The Yogi government has 53 …
  • Yogi adds 7 new ministers including Jitin Prasada ahead of polls September 26, 2021 1:28 pm Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday expanded his cabinet by inducting seven new ministers. All the new ministers were administered oath of office and secrecy by Governor Anandiben Patel at a hurriedly convened ceremony at the Raj Bhavan, …
  • Congress in disarray in UP, Priyanka rallies cancelled September 26, 2021 3:28 am Meanwhile, local leaders in Varanasi claim that now a rally in the city is expected on October 9 New Delhi: The Congress finds itself lagging behind in the poll race in Uttar Pradesh with less than three months for the Assembly elections to be announced. …
  • MCD Engineer, Who Discovered Dara Shukoh’s Grave, Stumbles Upon A Possible Medieval Era Treasure Trove In UP September 25, 2021 9:58 am  When the residents of village Khera Jalalpur, situated on the eastern bank of the river Ganges in the Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh, had spotted some heads of stone statues and remains of temples decades ago, they believed that some divine power …
  • Climate activists demonstrate in front of Delhi Secretariat September 24, 2021 7:07 pm Close to a hundred young climate activists reached the Delhi Secretariat on Friday to seek the status of their list of demands presented to the Delhi government in March. “On March 19, we came here with a list of seven demands in total for a greener and …
  • ‘Heritage Trails, One District, One Product’ September 24, 2021 12:55 pm New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANSlife) An exceptional travelogue highlighting Uttar Pradesh’s rich culture, diversity is set to be released Discovery Communications India aims to put the spotlight on livelihood through the MSME sectors and accelerate economic …
  • Make coordinated efforts so that lives are not lost due to poor roads: HC to Maharashtra, Centre September 24, 2021 11:06 am The Bombay High Court Friday asked the Centre and Maharashtra government to be “serious” about the issue of potholes on the Mumbai-Nashik Expressway and other highways in Maharashtra and make coordinated efforts to ensure precious lives are not lost due to …
  • Yogi govt to develop Chandrakanta tourism circuit September 24, 2021 9:50 am The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh now plans to develop a new tourism circuit in the state – the ‘Chandrakanta Santati” which is an epic fantasy adventure novel in Hindi by Devaki Nandan Khatri. ‘Chandrakanta Santati’ will be brought to life …
  • NBW issued against Etawah BJP MP in Agra September 24, 2021 6:55 am (MENAFN- IANS) Agra, Sep 24 (IANS) The special MP/MLA court in Agra has issued a non-bailable warrant against former union minister and Etawah MP Ram Shankar Katheria for failing to appear before the court in connection with an 11-year-old case …
  • Gov’t crop insurer needs ‘industry professionals’ September 24, 2021 6:13 am State-owned Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. (PCIC) needs to be run by “industry professionals” to stop the company’s money losing business, the government’s chief economic manager said. Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III, who officially took over …
  • New attorneys to take state and federal oaths September 24 September 23, 2021 5:13 pm TOPEKA—Applicants who successfully passed the Kansas bar examination will be sworn in as Kansas attorneys in either an in-person ceremony or by videoconference Friday, September 24.    New attorneys can choose to be sworn in Friday in an in-person ceremony …
  • Two beaten up by mob in UP for carrying meat September 23, 2021 12:49 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Mathura (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) Two men were intercepted and beaten up brutally by a mob in Mathura for carrying meat through an area where there is a ban on meat products. The two men have been identified as Ayub and Mausim. The …
  • Walmart Vriddhi, TN govt to support local MSMEs September 23, 2021 11:39 am Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], September 23 (ANI): Walmart and Flipkart have signed a memorandum of understanding with Tamil Nadu's Department of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to establish long-term cooperation for providing capacity- …
  • ‘Corporate colonization’: small producers boycott UN food summit September 23, 2021 10:48 am Hundreds of civil society groups, academics and social movements are boycotting the first UN global food summit amid growing anger that the agenda has been hijacked by an opaque web of corporate interests. Called the people’s summit by UN organisers, …
  • Flipkart Wholesale expands into general merchandise ahead of festive season September 23, 2021 8:37 am The online marketplace for small businesses will be covering 24,000 products across home textiles, cookware, storage, home accessories, toys, luggage, sports and fitness categories. The category will be available to kiranas and retailers in 24 Indian …
  • Thousands of shoe workers lose jobs after 35 units close in Agra September 23, 2021 8:30 am Around five thousand trained shoe workers of Agra are now without work as over 35 leather shoe units have downed shutters following changes in the purchase policy by several government departments few years ago. Agra is the biggest hub of leather shoe …
  • Cube Highways in talks to raise $1 billion September 22, 2021 8:46 pm Singapore-based Cube Highways, backed by infrastructure investor I Squared Capital, owns 28 operating highway projects, with nearly 8,900 lane km across India. The InvIT will comprise the largest portfolio of privately held road assets in the country. “The …
  • Africa is not a monoculture, we reject the plan to make it one September 22, 2021 7:00 pm Organisers of this year’s African Green Revolution Forum claim the annual gathering that ended on September 10 provided a “single coordinated African voice” in advance of the upcoming United Nations Food Systems Summit. That voice sings the praises of …
  • Walmart and Flipkart sign an MoU to hand-hold MSMEs in Tamil Nadu September 22, 2021 2:30 pm Walmart and Flipkart on Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Tamil Nadu’s Department of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), to establish long-term cooperation for providing capacity building support to MSMEs in the state. …
  • UN food summit will be ‘elitist’ and ‘pro-corporate’, says special rapporteur September 22, 2021 1:11 pm The UN global food summit is “elitist and regressive” and has failed in its goal of being a “people’s summit”, according to the special rapporteur on food rights. As world leaders prepare to attend the virtual event on Thursday, which aims to examine ways …
  • When world grappled with pandemic, UP's NCR got huge investments: Adityanath September 22, 2021 10:49 am By PTI NOIDA: When the whole world was grappling with the COVID-19 pandemic, parts of Uttar Pradesh in the National Capital Region, including Noida, attracted huge investments showing the state government's commitment for development, Chief Minister …
  • Ministries clash on ecomm rules; Dream11 turns a profit September 22, 2021 7:43 am The consumer affairs ministry’s proposed changes to India’s ecommerce rules have met with criticism from companies since they were announced in June. Now, it turns out they face stiff resistance from within the government itself, according to a Reuters …
  • ‘Ghare Baire’, celebrating 200 years of Bengal art, reopens again September 22, 2021 5:42 am A popular museum-exhibition showcasing 200 years of art, housed in a building that is nearly as old and that nearly got demolished, last weekend reopened again to the public, adding to the list of places one can visit in Kolkata following the easing of the …
  • The Battle Over Global Food and Agriculture Governance September 22, 2021 4:59 am Photos: YouTube\Twitter Oakland, CA — The Food Systems Summit, hosted by the United Nations, has been reduced to a day-long virtual event on September 23, 2021 — a result of an unprecedented counter mobilization around the world. Hijacked by proponents of …
  • Appetite for revenge dining is on the rise September 21, 2021 5:45 pm NEW DELHI : With the easing of mobility restrictions, restaurants are witnessing rising footfalls as the Indian consumer is discovering his appetite for revenge dining, according to a report by restaurant tech platform Dineout released on Tuesday. New …
  • Flipkart announces Big Billion Days sale starting 7 October September 21, 2021 2:07 pm In preparation for the six-day sale event, the e-commerce major is expected to focus on adding new sellers, especially from Tier 2 and 3 cities to increase its geographical footprint. Flipkart is expected to have 4.2 lakh sellers on its platform by …
  • Flipkart to kick off Big Billion Days sale from October 7 September 21, 2021 10:42 am Homegrown e-commerce marketplace, Flipkart said that it will kick off its biggest flagship sale, The Big Billion Days, from October 7 to 12, 2021. The Walmart-owned e-tailer said customers who haven’t subscribed to its Plus membership will also be able to …
  • Flipkart to kick off flagship sale event The Big Billion Days on Oct 7 September 21, 2021 10:35 am E-commerce firm Flipkart will kick off the country’s festive season with the 8th edition of its biggest flagship event, The Big Billion Days (TBBD), from October 7 to 12, 2021. The 6-day event will see millions of consumers, sellers, small businesses, …
  • Priyanka’s rallies: Veterans in UP Cong object to timing September 21, 2021 9:59 am With Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra scheduled to kick off her election campaign for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections from September 29 in Meerut, a large section in the party is objecting to the timing of the rally. “The …
  • Quack continues to flourish in Firozabad September 21, 2021 9:56 am A video of Usyani village under Tundla sub-division of Firozabad district went viral on social media on Monday.AGRA: Despite recent orders of chief minister Yogi Adityanath to take strict action against local quacks in Firozabad after the dengue outbreak, …
  • Priyanka to address 6 rallies in UP in October September 21, 2021 3:44 am After the Congress appointed a Dalit as the Chief Minister of Punjab, the party has planned six rallies in Uttar Pradesh to be addressed by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. The rallies have been planned for the Meerut and Agra divisions in Western Uttar Pradesh; and …
  • At Attari border ceremony, a familiar fervour returns, with fewer viewers September 21, 2021 12:22 am Approaching the Attari-Wagah Joint Check Post, a rush of familiar sights and sounds, missing over the last 18 months, greets a visitor. People lined up outside barricades, honking cars, food kiosks, and stalls selling fatigues, tricoloured caps and flags. …
  • New Delhi Railway Station gets more Fancy and Comfortable September 20, 2021 4:45 pm The executive lounge at the New Delhi Railway Station, which was recently inaugurated by IRCTC and features comfortable recliner seats, shower rooms, a business center, and buffets, is steadily attracting travelers. The lounge, which is modeled like …
  • 'Ram Baraat' cancelled for 4th time in Agra September 20, 2021 10:42 am For the fourth time in its 135-year-old history, the historic 'Ram Baraat' in Agra has been cancelled in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Ramlila committee, headed by Agra Mayor Naveen Jain, took the decision after consulting with the state …
  • 8 children die in Agra in last 4 days, dengue cases on rise September 20, 2021 8:31 am
  • 5 armed men hold Agra doctor’s family hostage, loot house September 20, 2021 6:54 am The intruders tied up the family, took the keys of their almirahs to take out cash and jewellery worth Rs 20 lakh.AGRA: Five armed men wearing masks allegedly barged into the house of a city-based radiologist in Agra’s Jagdeeshpura and looted jewellery and …
  • Media mum on India’s Ivermectin success story; El Salvador offers it free to citizens September 20, 2021 6:18 am by WorldTribune Staff, September 19, 2021 Big Media is continuing its blackout on how India has put Ivermectin to use in the treatment and prevention of Covid-19 to great success. Meanwhile, the government of El Salvador is now including Ivermectin in its …
  • UP ATS arrests Bengal woman in fake currency racket case September 19, 2021 10:41 pm The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) has arrested a 47-year-old woman from Malda in West Bengal for her alleged involvement in a fake Indian currency note racket. The police claimed on Sunday that the group used to supply fake currency notes in …
  • Kids’ fever cases giving states shivers September 19, 2021 10:08 pm On Sunday, 14-year-old Chhotu, son of a former pradhan of Chahiha village in western Uttar Pradesh, died while he was being taken to a hospital in Agra. Chhotu is among eight children who have died following high fever in the last four days in Agra …
  • Delhi Police arrest man posing as IAS officer, duping people on the pretext of fake jobs in the Railways September 19, 2021 7:12 pm A 43-year-old man who allegedly posed as an IAS officer and cheated over 40 people under the pretext of offering them a job in the Indian Railways has been arrested. Police said the accused, Mohammad Raghib Firoz, and his two associates have been running …
  • Shower rooms, reclining seats to buffets: Swanky lounge at New Delhi Railway station now open September 19, 2021 7:12 pm Comfortable recliner seats, shower rooms, a business centre, buffets – the executive lounge at the New Delhi Railway Station, recently inaugurated by IRCTC, is slowly drawing in passengers. The lounge, designed on the lines of those at airports, is located …
  • Agra: 7 people have succumbed to viral fever in so far in September, says senior official September 19, 2021 7:00 pm Image Source : PTI/FILE While a 14-year-old boy died in Chachiha village on Sunday morning, two siblings died in Fatehpur Sikri's Rasoolpur village on Saturday evening.   Seven people have died due to viral fever in Uttar Pradesh's Agra …
  • Aviation Ministry pitches for reduction of VAT on ATF September 19, 2021 4:52 pm The Civil Aviation Ministry is using its persuasive skills to convince the States to rationalise Value Added Tax (VAT) rates on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) in the range of 1-4 per cent. Considering the financial situation of the airlines, the Ministry has …
  • UP reports 9 new Covid cases in 24 hrs September 19, 2021 6:52 am (MENAFN - IANS) Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) In the last 24 hours, Uttar Pradesh recorded nine new Covid-19 cases, taking the total infection tally to 17,09,652, while the death toll stood at 22,887 with no new fatality, an official statement said. The new cases …
  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath unveils first prototype of Kanpur, Agra Metro trains September 19, 2021 12:14 am
  • A Raja that time forgot, but politics will not September 19, 2021 12:06 am “All religions arare a set of ideas given to the human race in the interest of human well-being. (There has to be) unity of religions. They differ only because they were produced at different times and different space… Governments of today are the worst …
  • IIT-Kanpur Metro train will soon hit trial tracks September 19, 2021 12:04 am The Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (UPMRCL) will soon start the trial run of the nine-km priority section between IIT-Kanpur to Moti Jheel. After the approval from authorities concerned and successful trial, the corridor is likely to be opened to …
  • Cricketer Yusuf Pathan bats for elephants September 18, 2021 11:55 pm (MENAFN - IANS) Agra, Sep 18 (IANS) Former India cricketer Yusuf Pathan visited Wildlife SOS's Elephant Hospital and the Elephant Conservation and Care Centre in Mathura on Saturday to spread awareness about the plight of captive elephants. Returning …
  • CM unveils first prototype of Kanpur, Agra Metro projects September 18, 2021 11:19 pm
  • Yogi Adityanath Unveils First Prototype Of Kanpur And Agra Metro September 18, 2021 10:22 pm After Noida and Lucknow, metro train has now arrived in the industrial city of Kanpur and Agra, which is famous for international tourism. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday unveiled the first prototype train of Kanpur and Agra Metro …
  • CM Yogi Adityanath unveils first prototype of Kanpur, Agra metro trains September 18, 2021 5:25 pm
  • Travel made easy: IRCTC launches an airport-style executive lounge at New Delhi railway station September 18, 2021 8:53 am has started a brand new executive lounge at the New Delhi Railway Station. The facility that has been set up on the first floor of platform number one of the station would be operational round the clock providing the passengers with recliners, …
  • From Odisha to Rajasthan, cannabis trade on a new high September 18, 2021 6:25 am Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: On September 10, a jute bag carrying truck was intercepted on a highway near Samola in Rajasthan by a joint team of Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh and Alwar Police. When the cops checked the bags, out came at least 2. …
  • Ghana gets fertilizer dashboard to bridge information gap September 18, 2021 3:30 am A new dashboard, known as the “Visualising Insights on Fertilizer for African Agriculture,” has been created for Ghana to serve as an information generation tool to help enrich decision-making among stakeholders in the fertilizer industry. - Advertisement …
  • Agra Ventures Announces Change of Auditor September 18, 2021 3:25 am ( MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq V)ANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Agra Ventures Ltd. (“AGRA” or the “Company”) (CSE: AGRA) (Frankfurt: PU30.F) (OTCPK: AGFAD), a growth-oriented and diversified company focused on the …
  • National Hydrogen Mission: An alternative to battery electric mobility September 18, 2021 2:38 am The future of automobiles is electric. By 2030, electric vehicles (EVs) are expected to comprise almost 30% of the total new vehicle sales in India. Two-wheelers will lead India’s push towards electrification, with EVs in this segment comprising almost 50% …
  • Mathura: 4 journalists among 7 held for extortion of trader, say cops September 18, 2021 1:35 am The Mathura police have arrested four journalists and three police officials on the charge of extorting money from a businessman by threatening to implicate him in a false case. The accused were arrested on Thursday, and produced in a court that sent them …
  • Autumn was in the air for the Fall Festival September 17, 2021 10:47 pm Beautiful weather made for good attendance TINA L. SCOTT EDITOR A peek at some of the craft and vendor booths that were available at the Fall Festival on the River Bend Trail last Saturday, Sept. 11. Submitted photo.. The Fourth Annual Fall Festival on the …
  • Fresh probe ordered into Mainpuri minor rape case September 17, 2021 10:21 pm Two years after a 16-year-old girl, a Class 11 student of a Centre-run school in Mainpuri, was found hanging from the ceiling fan in her hostel, a fresh investigation was launched into her death after the original inquiry conducted by a Special …
  • Ag Society planning 50th anniversary celebration in 2022 September 17, 2021 10:00 pm Article content The Spruce Grove and District Agricultural Society is preparing to celebrate its 50th anniversary. Article content The local organization came before council Monday evening to discuss the initial planning of anniversary festivities taking …
  • Flipkart to onboard 1.2 lakh new sellers, MSMEs by December September 17, 2021 6:58 pm Flipkart said it would onboard 1.2 lakh new sellers and medium, small and micro enterprises on its platform by December this year and these new entrants would potentially create over 4 lakh direct and indirect jobs in the country. With the new addition, …
  • Is lack of ‘outside exposure’ a reason for mystery illness? September 17, 2021 1:23 pm The Covid-19 pandemic has not only put a curb on children’s studies at school and outdoor games, it has also dented their immunity levels — which doctors see as a major reason why “mystery fever/illness” has gripped large number of kids in some parts …
  • UP doctor held in blood smuggling racket September 17, 2021 4:22 am The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force has arrested two persons, including an assistant professor at Sefai Medical College in Etawah, for allegedly running a blood smuggling racket. As many as 100 units of blood have been recovered from their possession. …
  • Two killed, 18 injured after bus rams into truck on Agra-Lucknow Expressway September 17, 2021 12:20 am
  • STF busts blood smuggling gang, assistant professor held in Lucknow September 16, 2021 11:41 pm Accused Dr Abhay Pratap Singh & his aide Abhishek Pathak (R)LUCKNOW: Special Task Force (STF) arrested two persons in the state capital and busted a gang which smuggled human blood from Punjab, Rajasthan and Haryana, diluted it with saline water and …
  • Flights, trains diverted to other destinations September 16, 2021 11:40 pm Waterlogged tracks at CharbaghLucknow: Heavy downpour since the early hours on Thursday disrupted flights, trains and other modes of public transport. Passengers faced a tough time due to water-logging on roads leading to the airport and Charbagh railway …
  • Shocking: Monkeys chase politician’s wife to death in India September 16, 2021 7:19 pm The wife of a leader of a major political party in India has fallen to her death while trying to escape a monkey attack. Sushma Devi, 50, was rushed to hospital but sadly died of her injuries. She is the wife of Anil Kumar Chauhan, leader of the Bharatiya …
  • On track to have over 4.2 lakh sellers, MSMEs by December 2021: Flipkart September 16, 2021 6:21 pm Walmart-owned Flipkart on Thursday said it has onboarded around 75,000 sellers on its platform in the past few months, and is on track to have over 4.2 lakh sellers and MSMEs (micro, small and medium enterprises) by the end of this year. Currently, the …
  • On track to have over 420,000 sellers, MSMEs by Dec 2021: Flipkart September 16, 2021 6:19 pm Walmart-owned Flipkart on Thursday said it has onboarded around 75,000 sellers on its platform in the past few months, and is on track to have over 4.2 lakh sellers and MSMEs (micro, small and medium enterprises) by the end of this year. Currently, the …
  • Two dead, 16 injured as bus collides with truck on Agra-Lucknow Expressway in Etawah district September 16, 2021 10:25 am By PTI ETAWAH (UTTAR PRADESH): Two people died and 16 were injured when a bus collided with a truck on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway here, police said on Thursday. Etawah SSP Brijesh Kumar Singh said that the bus was on its way to Gonda from Delhi on …
  • Will break 35-yr jinx in UP and come back to power: Yogi Adityanath September 16, 2021 9:12 am Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said he is confident of breaking the jinx in Uttar Pradesh where no CM has been voted to power for a consecutive term over the last 35 years. “I am coming back. What has not happened in the past 35 years will happen next …
  • Will use DMRC arbitral award to make R-Infra, arm debt-free: Anil Ambani September 16, 2021 5:07 am will receive about Rs 7,100 crore from Delhi Metro Rail Corp (DMRC) following an arbitral award in its favour and will use the proceeds to make the company and its Reliance Power subsidiary debt-free, chairman Anil Ambani told its shareholders. “The total …
  • Ireland's Cliffs of Moher revealed as one of the most popular selfie spots in the entire world September 16, 2021 2:37 am IT'S OFFICIAL-- Ireland is one of the best places in the world for selfies. It's not surprising, given the Emerald Isle's gorgeous countryside and beaches, the sprawling views from mountain peaks and iconic city spots such as the Ha'penny …
  • UP Cabinet clears kharif rice MSP of Rs 1,960/qn September 16, 2021 2:34 am The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the paddy procurement policy for the Kharif season by fixing the support price for common paddy at Rs 1,940 per quintal and Rs 1,960 per quintal for Grade A crop. A government spokesperson said that it has …
  • PepsiCo plant in Mathura to become source for farmers' progress: Yogi September 15, 2021 7:41 pm Kosi Kalan (Mathura)-based PepsiCo plant would become a source for the progress of farmers as well as create employment opportunities, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Wednesday. "The plant would make the farmers self-reliant as it would …
  • Monkeys kill again in India: Marauding primates chase a politician's wife off roof top to her death  September 15, 2021 6:09 pm Monkeys kill again in India: Marauding primates chase a politician's wife off roof top to her death Sushma Devi was rushed to hospital but sadly died of her injuries after attack  She is the wife of Anil Kumar Chauhan, leader of the Bharatiya Janata …
  • CAIT launches campaign against arbitrariness of big foreign e-tailers September 15, 2021 5:12 pm (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Calling for a decisive fight against the 'gross violation' of laws and rules of the country right under the nose of the government by the big foreign e-commerce companies, the Confederation of All India …
  • BharatPe launches 'BharatPe Lagao, World Cup Jao' contest September 15, 2021 4:12 pm New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI/NewsVoir): Keeping up with its endeavour to empower small merchants, BharatPe, India's leading fintech Company for merchants, has rolled out an innovative contest for its merchant partners called 'BharatPe …
  • AAP releases list of 100 candidates for UP polls September 15, 2021 3:17 pm The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday released its first list of 100 candidates for the upcoming UP Assembly elections. The AAP has become the first political party to declare its list of candidates. AAP MP Sanjay Singh said that some candidates could be …
  • Hyderabad based start-up to connect Kashmir to Kanyakumari September 15, 2021 1:43 pm New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI/SRV Media): Mark8Smart E-Mobility Infra Private Limited, an EV infrastructure start-up based out of Hyderabad announced two flagship EV Charging projects under their brand SmartChargEV. Aimed at facilitating …
  • Akhilesh Yadav contests PM Modi's claim over crime in UP, asks him to check data September 15, 2021 8:02 am Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday challenged Prime Minister Narerndra Modi's claim about the crime situation in Uttar Pradesh, asking him to check data of the Home Department and other central agencies. At a function after laying the …
  • 50 city gas distribution areas to be put under common carriers list September 15, 2021 5:50 am The Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) is seeking to declare more than 50 city gas distribution licensed areas, including Delhi, Mumbai and large parts of Gujarat, as common carriers. All the city gas areas identified for the purpose have …
  • Several children hospitalized with fever, respiratory problems in West Bengal September 15, 2021 5:22 am (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Several children were admitted to West Bengal 's Siliguri District Hospital with fever and respiratory problems, ANI reported. Around 70 children—most aged below five months—have been admitted to the pediatric ward, said Dr. Subir …
  • AAP unfurls Tiranga Yatra in UP before next year’s Assembly polls September 15, 2021 4:01 am Express News Service LUCKNOW : The  Aam Admi Party (AAP) launched a Tiranga Yatra in Ayodhya on Tuesday, attempting to make distinct inroads into the political landscape of Uttar Pradesh ahead of the 2022 Assembly polls. AAP leader and Delhi Deputy Chief …
  • Africa' s green revolution initiative has faltered: why other ways must be found September 15, 2021 3:09 am (MENAFN - The Conversation) In July, the United Nations sounded alarms with its 2020 hunger report , which documented a 25% increase from 2019 to 2020 in the number of severely undernourished people in the world. Sub-Saharan Africa saw a similar spike with …
  • Agra hospital crowded with patients as dengue, viral fever cases rise September 15, 2021 2:33 am Sep 15, 2021, 06:00AM ISTSource: ANIDengue and viral fever cases are on the rise in Agra. A hospital in the city was crowded with patients. Rajeev Upadhyay, President of IMA Agra said, "The situation is bad. 40-50% patients suffer from dengue and …
  • UP great example of double engine govt’s benefits: PM September 15, 2021 2:24 am Aligarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday laid the foundation stone for a university in Aligarh named after Jat king Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh and hailed Uttar Pradesh as a “great example of the double-engine government’s double benefit”, virtually …
  • Several districts in UP see spike in dengue cases September 14, 2021 5:32 pm Firozabad/Agra/ Prayagraj/Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 14 (ANI): A surge in dengue cases has been seen among children in various districts of Uttar Pradesh. In Agra, according to the government data to date, the total number of …
  • Reliance Infrastructure to get Rs 7,100 crore from DMRC post Supreme Court ruling: Anil Ambani September 14, 2021 4:46 pm By PTI MUMBAI: Reliance Infrastructure will receive Rs 7,100 crore from the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) after a recent Supreme Court judgement, the company's chairman Anil Ambani told shareholders on Tuesday. The payment from DMRC will be …

  • Dengue cases on rise in Agra: 17 kids among 21 die September 27, 2021 2:56 am According to the health officials, so far, more than 4,500 cases of dengue have been reported in Agra division. AGRA: At least 21 patients, including 17 children, died of viral fever and dengue-like symptoms in Agra district in the last three weeks. …
  • Temple dharamshala hosted festivals of both Hindus and Muslims September 27, 2021 1:33 am New Delhi: The residents of Noor Nagar have many memories associated with the dharamshala of an old temple in their locality, a part of which was demolished overnight a few days ago by alleged miscreants. Not only did the Hindu residents pray in the temple …
  • On world rivers day, activists beat thalis to wake up politicians September 26, 2021 4:46 pm Celebrating world rivers day at the Etmauddaula view point park, scores of river activists on Sunday evening beat drums, thalis, bells and shankhs to wake up “slumbering” MPs and MLAs from Agra to take up the cause of Yamuna, choking to death due to …
  • PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary September 25, 2021 8:28 am Image Source : PTI/ REPRESENTATIONAL (FILE). PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary.    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tributes to BJP ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay on his 105th birth anniversary, …
  • Kamla Bhasin, pioneering feminist icon, poet and author, dies at 75 September 25, 2021 7:16 am Feminist icon, poet, author and a pioneer of the women’s rights movement in South Asia, Kamla Bhasin, died in Delhi late Friday night after a short but spirited battle against liver cancer. She was 75. Bhasan remained committed to the causes she fought for …
  • 2 Bay Area school districts approve COVID vaccine mandate September 23, 2021 4:45 pm Chris Mathura, 17, receives his COVID-19 vaccine from nurse Kimberly Torda at UCSF Benioff Children Hospital in Oakland, Calif. on April 15, 2021. Douglas Zimmerman/SFGATE Two San Francisco Bay Area school districts voted Wednesday to approve COVID …
  • Feast for jumbos on elephant appreciation day! September 23, 2021 12:58 pm A jumbo feast for the 25 royal pachyderms residing at the Elephant Conservation and Care Centre (ECCC) was laid out by the Wildlife SOS on the Elephant Appreciation Day celebrated every year. Trumpets of joy echoed throughout the Elephant Conservation and …
  • Two beaten up by mob in UP for carrying meat September 23, 2021 12:49 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Mathura (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) Two men were intercepted and beaten up brutally by a mob in Mathura for carrying meat through an area where there is a ban on meat products. The two men have been identified as Ayub and Mausim. The …
  • Two men thrashed by cow vigilantes in Mathura September 23, 2021 10:53 am
  • Success is a tradition at GLA September 23, 2021 7:49 am Mathura. GLA University has been awarded NAAC ‘A’ Grade for consistently providing high-quality multidisciplinary education. It exposes its students to industry work, which can lead to more industry input into engineering curricula, it fosters mutually …
  • Two minors dead, one injured as tractor rams motorcycle September 21, 2021 9:44 pm Two teenagers were killed while one was injured after a tractor allegedly hit their motorcycle in village Bidhuki, Palwal on Tuesday evening. Police have registered an FIR against the tractor driver, who is absconding. Two police teams have been formed to …
  • The BJP is Playing the Communal Card Again September 21, 2021 8:04 pm AdvertisementOn September 12, at a public meeting in Kushinagar, a town bordering Nepal in India’s Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that before 2017 (i.e. before his tenure), those saying “abba jaan” (literally, “dear father”) – code for …
  • Akhilesh Yadav a 'seasonal Hindu': BJP MLA Sangeet Som September 21, 2021 3:53 pm Controversial BJP MLA Sangeet Som has termed Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav as a 'seasonal Hindu'. Sangeet Som has also claimed that his party will 'build temples at all those places in India where temples were razed to build mosques…
  • Noida: Woman and daughter killed in hit-and-run September 21, 2021 1:04 pm A woman and her daughter died after allegedly being hit by a speeding vehicle near Noida’s Mahamaya flyover on Sunday night. The victims, identified as Neeraj Sharma and Anjali Sharma, were waiting for a public transport vehicle near the Mahamaya flyover …
  • Wildlife SOS organises ‘National Elephant Appreciation Day’ in Mathura September 21, 2021 10:00 am Sep 21, 2021, 03:19PM ISTSource: ANIWildlife SOS society organised ‘National Elephant Appreciation Day’ at Churmura village in Mathura. The purpose of the day is to promote the conservation of elephants. 28 elephants were rescued from different places of …
  • Akhil Bharatiya Akhada Parishad head Mahant Narendra Giri found dead; 'suicide note' found at spot September 21, 2021 4:26 am The president of the Akhil Bharatiya Akhada Parishad, the largest organisation of seers and saints in India, Mahant Narendra Giri, was found dead at his Baghambari Math residence in Prayagraj on Monday. According to the police, Giri's body was found …
  • Akhara Parishad chief Mahant Narendra Giri found dead in UP, his ‘suicide note’ blames his disciple September 20, 2021 10:04 pm MAHANT NARENDRA Giri, president of the Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP), considered the largest grouping of sadhus in the country, was found dead at Baghambari math in Prayagraj on Monday. Police said they found a seven-page ‘suicide note’ in which …
  • Diaz qualifies for Pan Am U20 Champs September 20, 2021 12:59 am Anthony Diaz landed the spear 60.96 metres to secure victory in the Pan Am Prep Meet 1 Men’s Under-20 Javelin at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Port of Spain, yesterday. Nathaniel Mathura finished second with a 57.25m effort, with third spot going to …
  • Kids’ fever cases giving states shivers September 19, 2021 10:08 pm On Sunday, 14-year-old Chhotu, son of a former pradhan of Chahiha village in western Uttar Pradesh, died while he was being taken to a hospital in Agra. Chhotu is among eight children who have died following high fever in the last four days in Agra …
  • Yogi Adityanath terms his tenure ‘memorable’ September 19, 2021 7:26 am Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said that the four-and-half years of his government in state was a “memorable” tenure that was devoted to good governance. Addressing a press conference here on the occasion, Adityanath said that his …
  • A Raja that time forgot, but politics will not September 19, 2021 12:06 am “All religions arare a set of ideas given to the human race in the interest of human well-being. (There has to be) unity of religions. They differ only because they were produced at different times and different space… Governments of today are the worst …
  • Cricketer Yusuf Pathan bats for elephants September 18, 2021 11:55 pm (MENAFN - IANS) Agra, Sep 18 (IANS) Former India cricketer Yusuf Pathan visited Wildlife SOS's Elephant Hospital and the Elephant Conservation and Care Centre in Mathura on Saturday to spread awareness about the plight of captive elephants. Returning …
  • 12 crore farmers benefited from PM-Kisan, 2.5 core in UP alone: Radha Mohan Singh September 18, 2021 10:09 am Twelve crore farmers have benefited so far from the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana and 2.5 crore of them are from Uttar Pradesh, BJP national vice president Radha Mohan Singh said Friday. Speaking at the Kisan Samman Samaroh organised at the Deen …
  • Uttar Pradesh to release report card on ‘Double Engine’ govt benefits September 18, 2021 6:35 am The Uttar Pradesh government led by chief minister Yogi Adityanath is set to release on Sunday a “report card” of its achievements so far, officials in the know of the matter said. The report card, a copy of which ET has reviewed, highlights how enhanced …
  • Noida woman ‘kidnapping’: Noida police say woman’s family lied after she left home September 18, 2021 6:27 am A day after the father of a 20-year-old woman filed a complaint that she had been harassed and kidnapped while out on a morning walk, the Gautam Buddh Nagar police said she had left home on her own and the family tried to mislead them. On Thursday, the …
  • From Odisha to Rajasthan, cannabis trade on a new high September 18, 2021 6:25 am Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: On September 10, a jute bag carrying truck was intercepted on a highway near Samola in Rajasthan by a joint team of Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh and Alwar Police. When the cops checked the bags, out came at least 2. …
  • Celebrations by BJP on PM b’day, CM distributes gifts; 71 lamps lit September 18, 2021 1:48 am mega show: UP BJP chief Swatantra Dev lighting 71 ‘diyas’ to mark the PM’s 71st birthday at Hanuman Setu temple in Lucknow on FridayLucknow: Prayers, blood donation camps, food and medicine distribution among the poor by BJP functionaries marked the 71st …
  • Mathura: 4 journalists among 7 held for extortion of trader, say cops September 18, 2021 1:35 am The Mathura police have arrested four journalists and three police officials on the charge of extorting money from a businessman by threatening to implicate him in a false case. The accused were arrested on Thursday, and produced in a court that sent them …
  • NBCC sells unused FAR of Amrapali project at Rs 43 crore September 17, 2021 4:51 pm State-run (India) has sold the unused floor area ratio (FAR) at the Princely Estate in sector 76 Noida of projects for Rs 43 crore to NCR-based developer Solid Properties Ltd. NBCC is expected to raise Rs 1,500 crore from the sale of unused FAR in the …
  • Is lack of ‘outside exposure’ a reason for mystery illness? September 17, 2021 1:23 pm The Covid-19 pandemic has not only put a curb on children’s studies at school and outdoor games, it has also dented their immunity levels — which doctors see as a major reason why “mystery fever/illness” has gripped large number of kids in some parts …
  • Hema Malini on her experience as an MP: ‘PM Modi once asked me…’ September 17, 2021 6:27 am Mathura MP Hema Malini says she decided to join politics because it gave her a good platform to serve the people after receiving so much love from fans as a cine star. Hema Malini, known as Bollywood’s Dream Girl and with films such as Seeta Aur Geeta, …
  • UP doctor held in blood smuggling racket September 17, 2021 4:22 am The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force has arrested two persons, including an assistant professor at Sefai Medical College in Etawah, for allegedly running a blood smuggling racket. As many as 100 units of blood have been recovered from their possession. …
  • Delhi-Katra expressway to be launched in two years; NHAI floats tenders amid protests [details] September 17, 2021 1:14 am J&K landslide in Ganderbal, Leh highway blocked Although farmers of some villages have opposed the acquisition of their agricultural land for this project, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that the Delhi- …
  • Cong MP Shashi Tharoor, Sena's Priyanka Chaturvedi To Turns Hosts For Sansad Tv Shows September 17, 2021 12:11 am They are articulate, erudite and much sought after for their opinions by the media and also others. Now, Opposition MPs Shashi Tharoor and Priyanka Chaturvedi are moving to the other side of the mic as hosts for their own shows on the newly launched Sansad …
  • Uttarakhand: After MLA moves to BJP, state Congress to hold review of district, city units September 16, 2021 9:33 pm After sitting Congress MLA from Purola, Rajkumar, joined the BJP, the Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee has decided to fan out ‘observers and co-observers’ across its district and city units to conduct reviews into organisational affairs and submit …
  • Shocking: Monkeys chase politician’s wife to death in India September 16, 2021 7:19 pm The wife of a leader of a major political party in India has fallen to her death while trying to escape a monkey attack. Sushma Devi, 50, was rushed to hospital but sadly died of her injuries. She is the wife of Anil Kumar Chauhan, leader of the Bharatiya …
  • What I Learned by Taking a 100-Mile Walk September 16, 2021 11:47 am “How to Build a Life” is a weekly column by Arthur Brooks, tackling questions of meaning and happiness. Last month, a survey by the travel industry found that a majority of Americans changed their vacation plans this summer because of the continuing …
  • Delhi: Ramlila organisers disappointed as stage set for another year of losses September 16, 2021 12:38 am Vishnu Avtar Ramlila committee is organizing ramlila in Shastri Park. Many characters wear PPE kits. In kevat samwad scene, when kevat is washing feet of Ram many people from praja can be seen weekend ppe kits. Photo by Rajesh MehtaNEW DELHI: Organisers of …
  • PepsiCo plant in Mathura to become source for farmers' progress: Yogi September 15, 2021 7:41 pm Kosi Kalan (Mathura)-based PepsiCo plant would become a source for the progress of farmers as well as create employment opportunities, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Wednesday. "The plant would make the farmers self-reliant as it would …
  • Monkeys kill again in India: Marauding primates chase a politician's wife off roof top to her death  September 15, 2021 6:09 pm Monkeys kill again in India: Marauding primates chase a politician's wife off roof top to her death Sushma Devi was rushed to hospital but sadly died of her injuries after attack  She is the wife of Anil Kumar Chauhan, leader of the Bharatiya Janata …
  • CAIT launches campaign against arbitrariness of big foreign e-tailers September 15, 2021 5:12 pm (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Calling for a decisive fight against the 'gross violation' of laws and rules of the country right under the nose of the government by the big foreign e-commerce companies, the Confederation of All India …
  • PepsiCo India commissions ₹814-crore foods plant in UP September 15, 2021 4:07 pm PepsiCo India on Wednesday commissioned its largest manufacturing facility for foods in the country. This, at ₹814 crore, is also the American snacks and beverage major’s single largest investment in India. The plant spread over 29 acres in Kosi Kalan, …
  • PepsiCo commissions India's largest greenfield plant worth Rs 814 cr September 15, 2021 3:40 pm Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath today inaugurated global food and beverage major PepsiCo’s largest greenfield potato chips plant in India at Mathura. Entailing an investment of Rs 814 crore, the PepsiCo unit spanning 29 acres in Kosi Kalan, …
  • Tej Pratap Yadav duped of Rs 71,000 by staff of his incense sticks company, complaint lodged September 15, 2021 2:32 pm After political setbacks within his party, Tej Pratap Yadav, the elder son of Lalu Prasad became a victim of cheating after an employee of his newly launched incense stick company took away Rs 71,650 on Tuesday. Tej Pratap Yadav filed a written complaint …
  • PepsiCo commissions Rs814 crore food plant in Uttar Pradesh  September 15, 2021 1:36 pm Situated in Kosi Kalan, the plant was inaugurated by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath. The food plant is PepsiCo’s largest greenfield investment in manufacturing in India and will be used for making Lay’s potato chips. The state-of-the-art …
  • PepsiCo commissions largest greenfield plant in India, UP CM unveils it September 15, 2021 1:12 pm Food & beverage major PepsiCo on Wednesday said its business in India is transforming and will continue to invest in the country for a long term. The company on Wednesday commissioned its Rs 814 crore Kosi Kalan foods plant at Mathura in Uttar Pradesh, …
  • PepsiCo commissions Rs 814 crore plant in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura September 15, 2021 1:09 pm Food & beverage major PepsiCo on Wednesday said its business in India is transforming and will continue to invest in the country for a long term. The company on Wednesday commissioned its Rs 814 crore Kosi Kalan foods plant at Mathura in Uttar Pradesh, …
  • ATS Launches Massive Crackdown On ISI Funded Terrorists In UP September 15, 2021 11:39 am The continuous arrest of terrorists in Uttar Pradesh has increased the challenges of security agencies. Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) revealed the deep conspiracy of terrorists associated with ISI funded module from Lucknow, Prayagraj, Rae Bareli, Bahraich. …
  • Centre approves renaming of Uttar Pradesh village Sadi Khurd to Shachipuram September 15, 2021 8:02 am The Centre has approved the renaming of village Sadi Khurd, in Jaunpur district near Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh, as Shachipuram. Home ministry officials said two more proposals from the UP government on renaming Sadha Pargana Hasanganj near Unnao as Damodar …
  • 50 city gas distribution areas to be put under common carriers list September 15, 2021 5:50 am The Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) is seeking to declare more than 50 city gas distribution licensed areas, including Delhi, Mumbai and large parts of Gujarat, as common carriers. All the city gas areas identified for the purpose have …
  • Several children hospitalized with fever, respiratory problems in West Bengal September 15, 2021 5:22 am (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Several children were admitted to West Bengal 's Siliguri District Hospital with fever and respiratory problems, ANI reported. Around 70 children—most aged below five months—have been admitted to the pediatric ward, said Dr. Subir …
  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath to launch PepsiCo plant in Mathura today September 15, 2021 12:45 am
  • 'Dream Girl' clocks 2 years September 14, 2021 1:36 am Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 13 (ANI): As actor Nushrratt Bharuccha's 2019 film 'Dream Girl' clocked two years since its release on Monday, the actor recalled the sets of the film as one of the "craziest" she has even …