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  • Shah to visit Kairana on Saturday, takes reins of BJP campaign in UP January 22, 2022 12:48 am Home minister Amit Shah has taken full charge of the BJP's election campaign for Uttar Pradesh assembly election, from finalising the tickets to ironing out differences among party leaders and galvanising the party machinery. Under his leadership, the …
  • Nine stretches picked as samples for govt’s streetscaping project cobblestones to benches, Lodhi Road stretch to soon sport ‘medieval look’ January 21, 2022 11:20 pm A 600-metre stretch on Lodhi Road is set to get a revamp to give it a “medieval” look, in line with various historical monuments dotting the area, as part of the Delhi government’s streetscaping project. Under this, roads, walkways, and footpaths will be …
  • UAE: Community mourns death of well-known philanthropist January 21, 2022 8:00 pm (MENAFN- Khaleej Times) Published: Fri 21 Jan 2022, 5:11 PM Last updated: Fri 21 Jan 2022, 10:27 PM Abdul Khaliq Golandaz, renowned for his philanthropic efforts in the UAE, died at Burjeel Hospital in Sharjah late Thursday night after suffering a cardiac …
  • Agra: Disgruntled BJP leader breaks down January 21, 2022 7:20 pm
  • BSP renews call for passage of key structural reforms January 21, 2022 6:29 am The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is again urging the 18th Congress to enact several game-changing structural reforms including the bank deposits secrecy and Agri-Agra bills to ensure inclusive growth in a post-pandemic recovery. “The BSP’s legislative …
  • UP crosses 24 crore vaccination-mark January 21, 2022 4:27 am (MENAFN- IANS) Lucknow, Jan 21 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh has crossed the 24-crore vaccination-mark with 24.27 crore doses having been administered till Thursday (January 20). The health officials said more than four crore doses have been administered in the 20 …
  • LIVE: Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra To Release UP Youth Manifesto January 21, 2022 2:39 am UP polls: Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will address a press conference. (File) Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will on Friday release the party's youth manifesto for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. Both leaders …
  • City artists decorate Metro pillars with metal murals of pola, marbat January 21, 2022 12:58 am Nagpur: Former students of the department of fine arts at Nagpur University, who are now energetic professional artists, are busy creating attractive metal murals to adorn the pillars of Nagpur Metro. After a theme of unity and progress at Chhattrapati …
  • Nadda’s poll meets in Agra, Bareilly today January 21, 2022 12:31 am
  • Congress announces second list for 41 seats in Uttar Pradesh January 20, 2022 10:14 pm The Congress on Thursday released its second list of 41 candidates, including 16 women, for the seven-phase Uttar Pradesh (U.P.) Assembly election that will begin on February 10. The list includes Poonam Pandit, an international shooter, who shot to …
  • UP Polls: Nadda to visit Agra, Bareilly tomorrow, will hold door-to-door campaign January 20, 2022 7:44 pm New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): With less than a month to go for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Bharatiya Janata Party national president JP Nadda will visit Agra and Bareilly and hold a door-to-door campaign tomorrow. Notably, this is the …
  • Fourie on highveld assignment for Mike de Kock January 20, 2022 5:04 pm Leading Cape jockey Richard Fourie makes a rare appearance at Turffontein on Saturday with the main objective of winning the Grade 3 Sea Cottage Stakes on Mike de Kock’s three-year-old Aragosta. A R220,000 son of Rafeef, Aragosta looks certain to start …
  • Nine arrested in connection with Okahandja robberies January 20, 2022 2:30 pm NAMIBIA police have arrested nine people following a spate of robberies in Okahandja in Otjozondjupa region this month. "Since the robberies that took place at the Okahandja Shopping Mall and Agra, police pursued with intense investigations. Since the …
  • Acid thrown on girl’s face over 2 rupee toothpaste January 20, 2022 1:08 pm Jan 20, 2022, 05:53PM ISTSource: TNNAn unbelievable incident happened at a shop in Agra where a fight broke out between a customer and the shopkeeper during which the drops of acid fell on the face of an 18-year-old girl. This whole matter is of …
  • Uttar Pradesh polls: Congress releases second list of 41 candidates January 20, 2022 8:25 am The Congress had promised to reserve 40 per cent seats for women candidates in Uttar Pradesh, which is reflected in the second list New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday released its second list of 41 candidates, which includes 16 women, for the Uttar …
  • Srinagar's snowfall or boat ride in Delhi: Explore winter fun across India January 20, 2022 5:59 am SECTIONS Srinagar's snowfall or boat ride in Delhi: Explore winter fun across India ET BureauLast Updated: Jan 20, 2022, 08:21 AM IST Font Size AbcSmall AbcMedium AbcLarge Save Comment Synopsis The winter season in India can be exciting and fun. Here…
  • Battle for UP: This man will contest his 94th election January 20, 2022 4:37 am (MENAFN- IANS) Agra, Jan 20 (IANS) The Kheragarh Assembly seat in Uttar Pradesh's Agra will witness a unique contestant -- 74-year-old Hasanuram Ambedkari, who is all set to contest his 94th election this time. He has filed his nomination papers as an …
  • Ghana’s farmers break new ground with climate-focused crop insurance January 19, 2022 3:32 pm Nafaring — As the sun slid towards noon, Adam Fuseina’s daughter jumped off a bicycle at their home in Nafaring village, northern Ghana, and called out to her mother that she was back from shopping. Fuseina looked at the basket full of cooking oil, flour, …
  • Aquabrim Home Appliance installs its devices at Chennai Airport to combat rising water level January 19, 2022 7:55 am Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], January 19 (ANI/PNN): In a recent development, the Corporate Communications of Chennai Airport issued a press release announcing the successful installation of Aquabrim Home Appliance Pvt. Ltd. devices to safeguard the …
  • Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP) releases fist list of 24 candidates for UP elections January 19, 2022 6:42 am The Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP) has released a list of 24 candidates for the UP Assembly elections. More than 80 per cent of the candidates are from the Nishad community. The list has three women candidates. The party released the names of candidates for …
  • Dense fog engulfs parts of country; poor visibility reported in several cities January 18, 2022 2:32 pm In Bihar, visibility had dropped at 50 metres in Gaya and 200 meters in Purnea In West Bengal's Bagdogra, the visibility was at 100 metres Very dense fog was reported at isolated pockets over west Rajasthan and northwest Madhya Pradesh Parts of Uttar …
  • Country Inn parent eyes expansion, to invest January 18, 2022 10:13 am The proposed investments will be used to acquire resorts on lease, hire talent, renovation and modernisation of existing owned resorts, launch of a new five-star luxury boutique brand, and allocation for marketing. The expansion will be funded through …
  • Flying from breeding grounds in Uzbekistan, Anya & Arys migrate to India January 18, 2022 8:02 am (MENAFN- IANS) By Vishal Gulati New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Anya and Arys -- the juvenile Egyptian vultures -- after starting their journey from breeding grounds in the Kyzylkum Desert in Uzbekistan finally settled in northern India by covering 900-1,400 …
  • Armed robbers on the run January 17, 2022 5:09 pm THE Otjozondjupa police are seeking information on the whereabouts of five suspects that were involved in an armed robbery at Agra in Okahandja at 07h30 this morning. They are specifically urging Windhoek and Okahandja health facilities to alert them …
  • Texas synagogue siege: British hostage-taker Faisal Akram ‘ranted about 9/11 attacks’ January 17, 2022 1:13 pm The British man shot dead after taking people hostage in a US synagogue allegedly told a member of court staff he wished he had died in the 9/11 terror attacks. Faisal Akram was banned from Blackburn Magistrates’ Court in 2001 after threatening and …
  • Exclusive interview: Author Rana Safvi January 17, 2022 12:59 pm Author and translator Rana Safvi's latest book titled 'A Saint, A Folk Tale and Other Stories' hit the stands in December 2021, and has received much critical acclaim since then. Published by Rupa Publications, the book "takes the reader …
  • ‘Not yet the end’: Lawyer says Marcos Jr’s DQ cases to traverse lengthy process January 17, 2022 11:49 am Artwork by Ed Lustan MANILA, Philippines—Just the start of a lengthy process. This was how an election lawyer viewed the dismissal by a division of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) of a case seeking cancellation of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.’s certificate …
  • Slight dip in Covid daily tally as recoveries increase in Taj city January 17, 2022 4:52 am (MENAFN- IANS) Agra, Jan 17 (IANS) From 600 plus daily Covid cases for the past one week, the number of fresh infections have dropped to around 400, as the number of recoveries improved to 300 plus in the past 24 hours here, said the health officials on …
  • UP live: Congress hopes to break Agra’s 26-year jinx January 17, 2022 4:47 am For the past 26 years, Congress has not won a single assembly seat in Agra district. Now, under the leadership of party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi, the party hopes to break the jinx. This time round, the Congress has given preference to fresh faces …
  • SP candidate's list starts with one in jail, ends with one on bail: Thakur January 17, 2022 1:36 am Union Minister Anurag Thakur on Sunday targeted the Samajwadi Party, saying that people indulging in riots go to Akhilesh Yadav's party, while those who catch the rioters join the BJP. The BJP leader was speaking at the Uttar Pradesh BJP headquarters …
  • Delhi: 2 held for duping hundreds on pretext of giving bank loans January 16, 2022 11:51 pm Two persons have been arrested for allegedly cheating hundreds across several states on the pretext of providing them bank loans. Police said the main accused, Geeta Chouhan and her associate Jitendra Singh, were arrested this week. Two other accused, …
  • Akhilesh accuses BJP of importing workers from Gujarat in UP; Yogi, Anurag Thakur hit back January 16, 2022 2:22 pm By PTI LUCKNOW: Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday accused the BJP of importing workers from Gujarat to train its cadres in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh in spreading "hatred and rumours". He asked the Election Commission to take …
  • Akinwumi Adesina urged to run for 2023 presidency January 16, 2022 2:10 pm The Prudent Youth Association of Nigeria has urged the President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina to run for office of Nigeria President in 2023 . The Civil Society Organisation made the call in a statement by its Public …
  • SP's Agra MLA candidate booked for violating COVID-19 guidelines January 16, 2022 11:39 am By PTI AGRA: Police in Agra booked a Samajwadi Party MLA candidate and at least 40 others on charges of violating COVID-19 protocol, officials said on Sunday. Madhusudhan Sharma, SP candidate from Bah Assembly constituency, along with his supporters, had …
  • Fire At Railways Godown In UP, Good Worth Lakhs Destroyed January 16, 2022 7:59 am A JCB was used to break a godown wall to speed up the operation. (Representational) Mathura: A fire broke out at a railways' godown near Mathura junction here on Saturday and destroyed goods worth lakhs of rupees, officials said. The fire was noticed …
  • Ahead Of UP Assembly Polls, Bahujan Samaj Party MLA Joins BJP January 16, 2022 7:26 am UP Assembly Polls: BSP MLA Ramveer Upadhyay's son said, "We will make the BJP retain power in the state." Agra: Ahead of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, former State Cabinet Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA Ramveer Upadhyay on …
  • Assembly Election: BJP To Finalise Candidates For Uttarakhand Polls Today January 16, 2022 7:26 am Assembly Elections 2022: 5 states will vote over seven phases starting February 10. (File) New Delhi: UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will contest next month's Assembly election from the Gorakhpur (Urban constituency), the BJP said Saturday afternoon …
  • BJP fields Yogi from Gorakhpur January 16, 2022 5:32 am Press Trust of India New Delhi Releasing the first list of 107 candidates for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, the BJP on Saturday fielded Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur Urban seat and his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya from Sirathu in …
  • BJP names 107 candidates for UP polls January 15, 2022 9:56 pm Releasing the first list of 107 candidates for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, the BJP on Saturday fielded Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur Urban seat and his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya from Sirathu in Prayagraj as it expressed confidence …
  • First list of 107 UP Polls: BJP drops 20 MLAs, fields Yogi from Gorakhpur January 15, 2022 8:21 pm The BJP released Saturday its first list of 107 candidates for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, fielding Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur Urban and Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya from Sirathu. They replace sitting MLAs — …
  • Jatav leader Baby Rani Maurya to contest from Agra (Rural) January 15, 2022 3:35 pm
  • UP Elections 2022: Yogi To Fight From Gorakhpur, Check BJP's First List Of 107 Candidates January 15, 2022 12:14 pm Releasing the first list of 107 candidates for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, the BJP on Saturday fielded Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur Urban seat and his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya from Sirathu in Prayagraj as it expressed confidence …
  • Know Your City: Inside a Peshwa-era wada in Pune resides memories of a Renaissance man January 15, 2022 9:08 am On October 23, 1928, Dr BR Ambedkar appeared before the Simon Commission, formally known as the Indian Statutory Commission, which was preparing a report on the constitutional reforms needed in its governance in the British Raj. Ambedkar was a member of …
  • This Man Contested 93 Elections. Now He's Filing Nomination For Next One January 15, 2022 1:05 am Hasnuram Ambedkari said he meets people personally to ask them to vote for him. (Representational) Agra: A 75-year-old ex-revenue staff is all set to contest his 94th election, as he filed his nomination on Friday for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls. …
  • UP: Cong fields Kargil war veteran from Kheragarh seat January 14, 2022 8:14 am Agra: Former Armyman Ramnath Singh Sikarwar, who had served in the Kargil war, will contest the UP assembly election on a Congress ticket from Kheragarh seat, it was announced on Thursday. Sikarwar had actively participated in the recent farmers' …
  • Watch: Viral Video Of A Famous Street Food Disapproved By The Internet; Here's Why January 14, 2022 4:09 am Street food is something that we all love to indulge in; the throngs of food stalls on the streets of India cater to palates of all kinds. From spicy tangy golgappas to the scrumptious bread pakoda and the delicious varieties of chaats, we take our street …
  • 19 out of 29 for RLD in west Uttar Pradesh in alliance’s first list January 13, 2022 10:16 pm The Samajwadi Party-Rashtriya Lok Dal alliance on Thursday announced its first set of 29 candidates for seats in western Uttar Pradesh in the upcoming Vidhan Sabha elections in the state. Out of the 29, the RLD will contest in 19 seats and the SP in 10. …
  • SP-RLD release first list of 29 candidates for UP polls (Lead) January 13, 2022 7:31 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Lucknow, Jan 13 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party and the Rashtriya Lok Dal, on Thursday, released their first list of candidates for the UP Assembly elections. The two parties jointly released a list of 29 candidates - nine from the SP and 20 from …
  • ‘Travelers who were lost forever’: why tourists experience ‘India syndrome’ January 13, 2022 12:10 pm In 1985, Régis Airault arrived in India to work as the resident doctor of psychology at the French consulate in Mumbai. At the time, travelers from France, upon arriving in India, could visit the consulate to place their passport and return plane ticket …
  • Indian American inventor, entrepreneur, philanthropist Narinder Kapany left an indelible mark (Book Review) January 13, 2022 7:27 am (MENAFN- IANS) New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) He is considered the 'Father of Fibre Optics', one of the seven 'Unsung Heroes of the 20th Century' for his Nobel Prize deserving breakthrough that spawned the Internet and is behind devices ranging …
  • Former BSP MLA from Agra joins BJP January 12, 2022 8:28 pm Dharampal Singh started his political career with Congress member and former MP Raj Babbar, and later changed parties one after the other — the Jan Morcha, BSP and SP.AGRA: Former BSP MLA from Etmadpur and a prominent Thakur leader, Dharampal Singh, who …
  • Indian supreme court to investigate Hindu leaders over 'genocide' against Muslims claims January 12, 2022 3:42 pm The Supreme Court of India will investigate alleged provocative statements by Hindu religious leaders in December 2021. In a closed-door meeting in Haridwar, saffron-clad religious leaders called for Hindus to arm themselves for "a genocide" …
  • Global education now a step closer for Tier-2 and Tier-3 students with IDP January 12, 2022 9:32 am IDP, a global leader in international education services, has inaugurated 23 new offices in India and expanded its presence to 60 cities, making it the largest international education services organisation in the country. This expansion also takes it one …
  • PCCI, DOF partner anew for the 6th Sulong Pilipinas January 12, 2022 8:09 am The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and the Department of Finance (DOF) have partnered again for this year’s Sulong Pilipinas. Sulong Pilipinas is an annual consultative conference initiated by President Duterte’s economic team headed by …
  • Greenhouse Horticulture Market Report 2022-2027: Industry Share, Size, Growth, Trends and Forecast January 12, 2022 7:03 am SHERIDAN, WY, UNITED STATES, January 11, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- According to the recent report by IMARC Group, titled “Greenhouse Horticulture Market ” Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027,” The …
  • Cold wave intensifies in parts of India leading to fog, poor visibility January 12, 2022 6:08 am New Delhi [India], January 12 (ANI): Cold wave gripped parts of India on Wednesday morning leading to low visibility and dense fog in isolated pockets over Rajasthan, Punjab and Southwest Uttar Pradesh. The India Meteorological Department on Wednesday said …
  • Gyms, swimming pools shut in Agra amid rising COVID cases January 12, 2022 1:23 am Jan 12, 2022, 04:00AM ISTSource: ANIAmid the surge in COVID-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh, Agra District administration on January 10 imposed fresh restrictions. District Magistrate Prabhu N Singh informed that gyms and swimming pools have been shut down. “ …
  • Food for Thought: Biryani January 11, 2022 11:15 pm Dive into the cultural, political, and personal significance of food By: Tamanna T., Staff Writer Staying inside during Vancouver’s recent cold snap inspired me to make some dishes from India, my home country. Ever since I was young, biryani was made at my …
  • Tree Crop Development Authority to distribute five million seedlings January 11, 2022 11:45 am Sampa, (B/R), Jan. 10, GNA – The Tree Crop Development Authority (TCDA) says it will distribute five million seedlings nationwide under the government’s Planting for Export and Rural Development (PERD) programme this year. Mr William A. Quaittoo, the …
  • Man Accused In Several Rape-Murder Cases Arrested Near Delhi: Police January 11, 2022 8:30 am Faridabad: The accused was previously convicted of killing his uncle and cousin. (Representational) Faridabad: The arrest of a man in Faridabad in connection with a rape and murder case opened a can of worms as the accused confessed to raping and killing …
  • 23-year-old Khurja woman gang-raped in Agra hotel January 11, 2022 8:01 am
  • UP woman gangraped in Agra hotel January 11, 2022 5:13 am (MENAFN- IANS) Agra, Jan 11 (IANS) A 23-year-old woman from Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr was allegedly gangraped by two men in an Agra hotel. The incident took place on Sunday and an FIR was registered on Monday. The police have arrested the main …
  • High court orders SBCA to demolish illegal construction in Agra Taj Colony January 11, 2022 1:49 am The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday directed the Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA) to demolish an illegal construction in Agra Taj Colony in the Lyari neighbourhood. The direction came on a petition of Ashfaq Ahmed against raising of unauthorised …
  • Assembly Election 2022: From Uttar Pradesh to Punjab: Complete List of District-Wide Polls Inside! January 11, 2022 1:11 am Assembly Election 2022 The Election Commission of India (ECI) has released the dates for the highly awaited 2022 Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, which includes the states of Punjab, Goa, Uttarakhand, and Manipur. From February 10 to March 7, 2022, the …
  • Serial killer who murdered four, including three minors, nabbed January 11, 2022 12:03 am Faridabad police Monday claimed to have arrested a 54-year-old serial killer, who has allegedly murdered four women, including three minor girls, in the past two years. The accused, a security guard at a currently inoperative private hospital in Faridabad, …
  • UP: Khurja woman gangraped in Agra hotel January 10, 2022 5:38 pm
  • Aadhaar card guide January 10, 2022 4:41 pm According to the Supreme Court's judgement on Aadhaar, it is not mandatory to link your Aadhaar number with various financial services such as bank account, mutual funds etc. However, it is still mandatory to link your PAN with Aadhaar or quote your …
  • Agricultural trends to watch in Africa in 2022. January 10, 2022 1:22 pm Farming, one of the world’s oldest industries, is beset by numerous challenges; scarcity of arable land, the spread of pests and diseases, biodiversity loss, and increasing climate change pressures. Another projected strain for the agricultural sector is …
  • Battle for UP: First phase in UP is challenge for BJP, hope for SP January 10, 2022 7:43 am (MENAFN- IANS) By Amita Verma Lucknow, Jan 10 (IANS) There is a battle for the BJP in western Uttar Pradesh, hope for the Samajwadi Party and revival for the Rashtriya Lok Dal in the region that goes to polls in the first phase on February 10. The region, …
  • Live: Gurugram sees 60% jump in Covid cases in 24 hrs January 10, 2022 4:51 am Dileep Kumar, 50, has an incredible tale for someone who survived on alms. “No one will believe it, but I practised law for a decade after finishing LLB from an Aligarh college affiliated to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra,” Kumar claimed. “However, …
  • Woman who set herself on fire, dies during treatment January 10, 2022 3:25 am (MENAFN- IANS) Mathura, Jan 10 (IANS) The woman who set herself on fire in front of a police station in Mathura on Saturday, succumbed to her burn injuries on Sunday night. She had attempted self-immolation in protest against police inaction in a …
  • Alarm bells ring again as Covid cases surge in Agra January 9, 2022 1:16 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Agra, Jan 9 (IANS) At least 236 new Covid-19 cases have been recorded in the last 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh's Agra, taking the overall caseload to 979 in the first six days of January 2022, officials said on Sunday. Before January 1, as …
  • Woman sets herself on fire to protest against UP Police inaction January 9, 2022 4:43 am (MENAFN- IANS) Mathura (UP), Jan 9 (IANS) A 45-year-old woman set herself on fire in front of a police station in Mathura's Raya to protest against inaction against her alleged molesters. The incident happened on Saturday. The woman has suffered 96 per …
  • Detained in hell January 9, 2022 2:06 am Torturing and mistreating suspects in police custody is a recurrent problem in Pakistan. A 2016 report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) states that many detainees suffer custodial beatings, sexual violence, prolonged sleep deprivation, and mental torture. Many …
  • UP: At 6,411, new Covid cases jump by 50%; positivity rate climbs up to 2.9% January 9, 2022 12:41 am Fresh Covid cases in Uttar Pradesh jumped to 6,411 in the last 24 hours from 4,288 the previous day — a jump of 49.5 per cent. According to a state government bulletin on Saturday, the test positivity rate too reached 2.9 per cent from Friday’s 1.96 per …
  • Bigotry Unbound January 9, 2022 12:23 am First they came for the Communists, and I did not speak out — Because I was not a Communist. Then they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out — Because I was not a Socialist. Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out — …
  • Agra: 169 new Covid cases detected in 24 hours January 8, 2022 8:19 am Representative imageAGRA: In a highest single-day increase in the last seven months, 169 new Covid-19 cases surfaced in Agra on Friday. With this, the total number of active Covid-19 cases increased to 472 in the city. Out of these, 301 cases were reported …
  • No charging infra in Meerut, Agra, e-buses stop ops January 8, 2022 8:19 am
  • Former Ateneo dean: Marcos likely to prevail in all disqualification petitions January 8, 2022 6:39 am Presidential aspirant Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ R. Marcos Jr. will most likely prevail in all the petitions to cancel his Certificate of Candidacy in the 2022 elections before the Commission on Elections (Comelec) because of the ‘political doctrine’ that needs …
  • Former IFS officer connects passion with purpose January 8, 2022 2:58 am He may have retired from forest service, but the lure of nature is proving hard to resist for him. Praveen Rao Koli, who retired as Principal Chief Conservator of Forests in May this year having worked in Agra and other parts of Uttar Pradesh for 34 years, …
  • Of medicine, military & mediation at the Mughal court January 8, 2022 2:49 am Express News Service CHENNAI: No European traveller had lived so long in India. Normally the firangis’ travels to India didn’t last more than two or three years,” says author Marco Moneta. And this is perhaps what fascinated him to delve deep into and …
  • Modi back in focus in poll-bound states January 7, 2022 11:18 pm The security breach involving the prime minister's convoy in Punjab has given an opportunity to the BJP to put PM Narendra Modi once again at the centre stage of the party's campaign in election-bound states. The party will keep on raising the …
  • Covid Impact: Red Fort, Qutub Minar in Delhi among 173 monuments shut for visitors January 7, 2022 6:15 pm Covid third wave hitting India? Cases in Mumbai and Delhi skyrocketing In view of the sudden spurt in Covid cases in the national capital, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has ordered the closure of 173 historical monuments, including the Humayun's …
  • Covid-19 leaves Agra tourism high and dry January 7, 2022 3:56 pm Rajeev Saxena, vice president, Tourism Guild of Agra said the industry took a massive hit due to the pandemic, resulting in cancellation of tours booked for this year. “Almost 75 percent of the tour packages have been cancelled due to fear of Omicron. …
  • Gadkari lays foundation stone for national highway projects worth Rs 14,169 cr in UP January 7, 2022 11:52 am Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday laid foundation stone of national highway projects worth Rs 14,169 crore in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh. The road ministry in a statement said that with the development of Mathura-Hathras- …
  • 43 hurt as bus overturns on Agra-Lucknow eway January 7, 2022 7:19 am

  • Top 11 Cold Storage Companies in India January 22, 2022 12:51 am Introduction to cold storage companies in India: A cold storage facility is a commercial facility used to store perishables such as meat, fish, vegetables, fruits, etc. Each product is stored at a different temperature based on the requirements. Some …
  • Shah to visit Kairana on Saturday, takes reins of BJP campaign in UP January 22, 2022 12:48 am Home minister Amit Shah has taken full charge of the BJP's election campaign for Uttar Pradesh assembly election, from finalising the tickets to ironing out differences among party leaders and galvanising the party machinery. Under his leadership, the …
  • OPINION | Akhilesh-Jayant alliance: Confusion on ground in Western UP ! January 21, 2022 1:57 pm Political developments are taking place at a fast pace with differences arising among Samajwadi Party and RLD leaders over fielding of candidates in western UP. Local Jat leaders are protesting fielding of Muslim candidates by Samajwadi Party, and RLD …
  • Mathura posters question history-sheeter as BJP office-bearer January 21, 2022 6:27 am (MENAFN- IANS) Mathura (UP), Jan 21 (INAS) Posters questioning the appointment of an alleged history-sheeter Hari Shankar a.k.a. Raju Yadav, as BJP's city convener have come up in Mathura. The posters say, 'Does BJP lack good workers? Will Mathura …
  • LIVE: Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra To Release UP Youth Manifesto January 21, 2022 2:39 am UP polls: Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will address a press conference. (File) Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will on Friday release the party's youth manifesto for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. Both leaders …
  • Delhi: Four-lane underpass for smooth access to Jangpura RRTS station January 20, 2022 11:45 pm The location of the RRTS station, however, threw a challenge to the National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC), which is executing the project.NEW DELHI: The quiet residential locality of Jangpura found itself on the map of the high-speed Delhi- …
  • UP Polls: Nadda to visit Agra, Bareilly tomorrow, will hold door-to-door campaign January 20, 2022 7:44 pm New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): With less than a month to go for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Bharatiya Janata Party national president JP Nadda will visit Agra and Bareilly and hold a door-to-door campaign tomorrow. Notably, this is the …
  • Aquabrim Home Appliance installs its devices at Chennai Airport to combat rising water level January 19, 2022 7:55 am Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], January 19 (ANI/PNN): In a recent development, the Corporate Communications of Chennai Airport issued a press release announcing the successful installation of Aquabrim Home Appliance Pvt. Ltd. devices to safeguard the …
  • Two Mathura courts closed after five employees test Covid positive January 18, 2022 8:07 pm By PTI MATHURA: Two Mathura courts were closed for two days for a comprehensive sanitisation, a day after a judicial officer and five employees there tested positive for Covid, officials said on Tuesday. "A judicial officer and five employees were …
  • AAP Announces Bhagwant Mann As Its Punjab Chief Minister Candidate January 18, 2022 7:54 am Assembly Elections 2022: 5 states will vote over seven phases starting February 10. (File) New Delhi: Bhagwant Mann is Aam Aadmi Party (AAP's) chief ministerial candidate for Punjab, Arvind Kejriwal announced today after an unusual televote in which …
  • 5 reasons why BJP fielded Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur for UP assembly election January 18, 2022 6:21 am Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath (left) being felicitated by state energy minister Shrikant Sharma during his visit to Krishna Janmasthan Temple Complex in Mathura on December 19, 2021. File photoNEW DELHI: Laying all speculations to rest about …
  • Yogi Adityanath 2nd CM to contest from Gorakhpur January 18, 2022 2:58 am Yogi Adityanath, who has been declared BJP candidate from Gorakhpur will be the second leader to contest from the district as a Chief Minister after Tribhuvan Narayan Singh, who lost in 1971. Singh had contested from Maniram assembly seat of the Gorakhpur …
  • While acquitting Franco Mulakkal, trial court puts victim on trial January 17, 2022 11:30 pm A reading of the elaborate 289-page judgment delivered by additional sessions judge, Kottayam, G Gopakumar, acquitting rape accused Franco Mulakkal, former Bishop of Jalandhar diocese, makes it seem that time has stood still since the infamous Mathura …
  • Ashram underpass to be ready by March, flyover will take a little longer January 17, 2022 3:32 pm After missing several deadlines and facing delays due to the lockdown, construction work on the extension of the Ashram flyover to the Delhi-Noida-Delhi (DND) expressway has picked up the pace. The 1.2-km, six-lane flyover, which was supposed to be …
  • Subhash Ghai, Amjad Ali Khan, Hema Malini pay tribute to Birju Maharaj January 17, 2022 6:14 am (MENAFN- IANS) New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) One of the first Bollywood personalities to tweet his personal tribute to Pandit Birju Maharaj was the veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai. Remembering the days when he was organising a college festival where Maharaj ji …
  • Battle for UP: Ayodhya, Kashi, Mathura in BJP's campaign January 16, 2022 9:46 am (MENAFN- IANS) New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) With an aim to form a government for the second time in a row in Uttar Pradesh, the BJP is focussing on its Hindutva agenda and has started campaigning with a theme song which focusses on Ayodhya, Kashi and Mathura. …
  • Fire At Railways Godown In UP, Good Worth Lakhs Destroyed January 16, 2022 7:59 am A JCB was used to break a godown wall to speed up the operation. (Representational) Mathura: A fire broke out at a railways' godown near Mathura junction here on Saturday and destroyed goods worth lakhs of rupees, officials said. The fire was noticed …
  • Akhilesh Yadav Ally Accuses BJP Of Indulging In "Polarisation" January 16, 2022 7:57 am New Delhi: Accusing the BJP of indulging in polarisation in the run up to the Uttar Pradesh polls, RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary on Sunday said the BJP is driving a "one gear-car" that is headed backwards, and asserted that the anti-Muslim rhetoric …
  • BJP's three-pronged strategy to counter Akhilesh's social justice platform January 16, 2022 5:38 am (MENAFN- IANS) By Santosh Kumar Pathak New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) After several party leaders of the BJP defected to Samajwadi Party (SP), the saffron party seems to be on the back foot. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, however, is confident about the BJP…
  • Delhi: Signal-free ride likely on Mathura Road by Feb end January 16, 2022 4:06 am
  • Neither Mathura nor Ayodhya, Yogi to contest election from his stronghold Gorakhpur [details] January 16, 2022 12:23 am Army widow appeals to Yogi Adityanath as Transport Dept fails to vacate her Contrary to media speculation, the BJP on Friday announced that the incumbent Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath will contest maiden assembly elections from his …
  • Delhi: Signal-free ride likely on Mathura Road by end of February January 15, 2022 11:29 pm
  • Won’t induct any more BJP legislators: SP chief Akhilesh Yadav January 15, 2022 11:05 pm A day after two former UP ministers and five BJP MLAs shared stage with him, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said his party would not induct any more legislators or ministers from the saffron party. “I would tell the BJP that I am no …
  • Suriya-Jyothika, Chiranjeevi celebrate Pongal with pomp, Rajinikanth steps out to greet fans January 15, 2022 8:45 pm Superstars from the Tamil and Telugu film industries celebrated Makar Sankranti and Pongal with pomp on Friday. Suriya and his wife Jyothika, Telugu megastar Chiranjeevi and his family took to social media to mark the celebrations with their fans. …
  • First list of 107 UP Polls: BJP drops 20 MLAs, fields Yogi from Gorakhpur January 15, 2022 8:21 pm The BJP released Saturday its first list of 107 candidates for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, fielding Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur Urban and Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya from Sirathu. They replace sitting MLAs — …
  • Delhi Traffic Advisory For Republic Day Parade Rehearsal: Avoid These Roads January 15, 2022 5:16 pm Commuters are requested to observe traffic rules, road discipline, the traffic advisory said. New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Saturday issued a traffic advisory ahead of Republic Day Parade rehearsal next week. According to the advisory, rehearsals of …
  • Yogi Adityanath To Fight UP Polls From Gorakhpur, Not Ayodhya Or Mathura January 15, 2022 5:13 pm Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will contest next month's Assembly election from the Gorakhpur (Urban) seat, the BJP said Saturday afternoon, as it released its first list of candidates. There was speculation earlier that the Chief …
  • Opinion: With Ayodhya A No-Go For Yogi, PM Message Is Clear January 15, 2022 3:56 pm Candidate Yogi Adityanath from Ayodhya was done-and-dusted. So much so that prime time debates were lit with "Yogi Brahmastra from Ayodhya" and "Hindutva against caste". The news of the Chief Minister relocating from his long-time …
  • Yogi Adityanath To Fight UP Polls From Stronghold Gorakhpur, Not Ayodhya January 15, 2022 3:56 pm Uttar Pradesh votes for a new government in a seven-phase poll starting February 10 (File) New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will contest next month's Assembly election from the Gorakhpur (Urban) seat, the BJP said Saturday …
  • BJP releases first list for UP, Yogi to contest from Gorakhpur Urban (Ld) January 15, 2022 10:52 am (MENAFN- IANS) New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) The BJP on Saturday released its first list of 107 candidates for Uttar Pradesh. Chief minister Yogi Adityanath will contest from Gorakhpur (Urban) assembly constituency and deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad Maurya …
  • Section 144 imposed in Mathura January 14, 2022 9:23 pm By PTI MATHURA: Apprehending "unlawful activities" in the district, prohibitory orders under Section 144 were promulgated here with immediate effect, top district authorities on Friday said. "Prohibitory orders will remain in force till …
  • OPINION | Battle for UP: Modi-Yogi combine may prevail over caste equations January 14, 2022 11:20 am Distribution of tickets for Uttar Pradesh assembly elections has started with BJP’s central election committee approving the names of 172 candidates, but the announcement was withheld because of Makar Sankranti. Among the names finalized are those of …
  • ‘Mela Hobey’: Wave Of Defections From The BJP Beckons Return Of Mandal Politics In UP? January 14, 2022 4:24 am With polls due next month, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to be headed for stormy weather. Ahead of the high-stakes polls, while the farmers from the west-Uttar Pradesh were yet to warm up to the party, the sudden exodus of non-Yadav Other Backward …
  • Illegal Arms Factory Busted In Uttar Pradesh, 6 Arrested: Police January 14, 2022 3:54 am The police also seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition. (File) Mathura, Uttar Pradesh: The Mathura police on Thursday unearthed an illegal arms manufacturing, seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition. The police also arrested six people involved in …
  • 19 out of 29 for RLD in west Uttar Pradesh in alliance’s first list January 13, 2022 10:16 pm The Samajwadi Party-Rashtriya Lok Dal alliance on Thursday announced its first set of 29 candidates for seats in western Uttar Pradesh in the upcoming Vidhan Sabha elections in the state. Out of the 29, the RLD will contest in 19 seats and the SP in 10. …
  • Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2022 | Shiv Sena tests pulse of farmers as it plans foray in State January 13, 2022 9:33 pm Shiv Sena on Thursday reached out to prominent farmers' leader Rakesh Tikait as it seeks to make an electoral foray in Uttar Pradesh to dent the prospects of its former ally BJP. Shiv Sena leader and Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Raut met Mr. Tikait, who …
  • Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 January 13, 2022 11:11 am With the ruling BJP fiercely defending its throne and the opposition Congress desperate to avenge its 2017 humilation, a do-or-die battle is on the cards on February 14, when the two parties grapple with each other yet again in the Uttarakhand Assembly …
  • UP polls: Shiv Sena will not ally with any political party, says Sanjay Raut January 13, 2022 6:42 am By ANI NEW DELHI: Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha MP and senior party leader Sanjay Raut will be in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday to finalize the strategy for the party ahead of the Assembly elections. He will also meet farmer leader Rakesh Tikait during his visit to …
  • Bridging the healthcare chasm January 13, 2022 4:16 am Express News Service The need and importance of a sound healthcare system has been broadly recognised in the last two years. With the fault lines in health services that have come to light especially amid the pandemic, it has become paramount to develop …
  • State promotion of Hindu iconography and heritage increased: CSSS' Communal Violence 2021 report January 12, 2022 4:12 pm Part – 1 Promoting Hindu Heritage through higher state expenditure There were 20 communal riots, in which one person died, and 16 incidences of communally motivated mob lynching in the year 2021, according to the monitoring of Centre for Study of Society …
  • BJP considering fielding Adityanath from Ayodhya January 12, 2022 3:03 pm The BJP is considering fielding Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from Ayodhya as its senior leaders meet to finalise candidates for the assembly polls starting from February 10. Adityanath, currently a member of the legislative council, had …
  • UP polls: BJP strikes back after Yogi minister quits, inducts Congress, SP MLAs into party January 12, 2022 1:26 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Congress MLA Narensh Saini and Samajwadi Party MLA Hari Om Yadav, both from Uttar Pradesh, joined the BJP on Wednesday, a day after the ruling party suffered a jolt with the resignation of state government minister Swami Prasad Maurya. …
  • Veteran Odia actor Mihir Das passes away January 12, 2022 7:45 am Veteran Odia actor Mihir Das died at a hospital in Cuttack on Tuesday, his family said. Das was 63. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law. His wife, singer and actor Sangeeta Das, died in 2010 due to a heart attack. The popular actor was suffering …
  • Veteran Odia Actor Mihir Das Dies At 63 January 12, 2022 4:44 am Mihir Das, a veteran Odia actor, died today, January 11. After suffering a heart attack, he was admitted to a private hospital in Cuttack a month ago. According to reports, he was in a critical state but was responding to treatment at that time. Das had …
  • Ahead of polls, UP reports 11,089 fresh COVID cases, 19 Mathura cops test positive January 12, 2022 3:50 am By PTI LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh reported 11,089 fresh COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, raising the tally of active cases in the state to 44,466 while five more deaths pushed the overall death toll to 22,937, an official statement said. One death each was reported …
  • Popular Odia actor Mihir Das passes away at 63 January 11, 2022 7:34 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Bhubaneswar, Jan 11 (IANS) Veteran Odia film actor Mihir Das (63) passed away on Tuesday while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Cuttack, family sources said. Born on February 11, 1959 in Baripada town in Mayurbhanj district, Das …
  • Odia actor Mihir Das passes away January 11, 2022 2:22 pm Veteran Odia actor Mihir Das died at a hospital in Cuttack on Tuesday, his family said. He was 63. Das was suffering from renal ailments for years, and he was admitted to the private hospital on December 9 last year and was on ventilator support. Born in …
  • UP: Mathura-Vrindavan temples impose fresh COVID curbs; mandate RT-PCR negative test report January 11, 2022 1:28 pm The Banke Bihari temple in Vrindavan has reintroduced an online registration system Police force has been deployed to check COVID-appropriate steps In Mathura, the 'parikrama' of the Dwarkadhish temple has been banned In the wake of an ongoing …
  • Aaj Ki Baat: Full episode, January 10, 2022 January 11, 2022 7:55 am Hello and welcome to Aaj Ki Baat With Rajat Sharma, the only news show with real facts and no noise.  In today's episode: Exclusive: When will the Third Wave of Covid pandemic peak in India?  Exclusive: Can India can get respite from pandemic by March? …
  • Uttarakhand assembly polls January 11, 2022 6:40 am The Congress is likely to release its first list of 45 candidates for the Uttarakhand assembly polls around January 18. The party's election screening committee will meet in Delhi on Tuesday to give the final shape to the list of candidates for all the …
  • Covid curbs imposed on temples in Mathura-Vrindavan January 11, 2022 4:18 am (MENAFN- IANS) Mathura, Jan 11 (IANS) In the wake of an ongoing Covid resurgence, fresh restrictions have been imposed at all temples in Mathura and Vrindavan. The Banke Bihari temple in Vrindavan has reintroduced online registration system in order to …
  • Assembly Election 2022: From Uttar Pradesh to Punjab: Complete List of District-Wide Polls Inside! January 11, 2022 1:11 am Assembly Election 2022 The Election Commission of India (ECI) has released the dates for the highly awaited 2022 Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, which includes the states of Punjab, Goa, Uttarakhand, and Manipur. From February 10 to March 7, 2022, the …
  • Mathura, Vrindavan temples impose curbs January 10, 2022 5:39 pm
  • Battle for UP: First phase in UP is challenge for BJP, hope for SP January 10, 2022 7:43 am (MENAFN- IANS) By Amita Verma Lucknow, Jan 10 (IANS) There is a battle for the BJP in western Uttar Pradesh, hope for the Samajwadi Party and revival for the Rashtriya Lok Dal in the region that goes to polls in the first phase on February 10. The region, …
  • Mathura: Woman sets herself ablaze in front of police stn January 10, 2022 4:07 am
  • Woman who set herself on fire, dies during treatment January 10, 2022 3:25 am (MENAFN- IANS) Mathura, Jan 10 (IANS) The woman who set herself on fire in front of a police station in Mathura on Saturday, succumbed to her burn injuries on Sunday night. She had attempted self-immolation in protest against police inaction in a …
  • UP Assembly elections 2022: In sugarcane belt, bitter past, farmer issues likely to hold key January 10, 2022 12:27 am Though the BJP has so far projected the Samajwadi Party (SP) as its main rival in the Assembly elections, in the 58 seats of western Uttar Pradesh that will vote in Phase 1 of the polls on February 10, the ruling party is likely to face a bigger challenge …
  • Alarm bells ring again as Covid cases surge in Agra January 9, 2022 1:16 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Agra, Jan 9 (IANS) At least 236 new Covid-19 cases have been recorded in the last 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh's Agra, taking the overall caseload to 979 in the first six days of January 2022, officials said on Sunday. Before January 1, as …
  • Woman sets herself on fire to protest against UP Police inaction January 9, 2022 4:43 am (MENAFN- IANS) Mathura (UP), Jan 9 (IANS) A 45-year-old woman set herself on fire in front of a police station in Mathura's Raya to protest against inaction against her alleged molesters. The incident happened on Saturday. The woman has suffered 96 per …
  • Development of Mathura pilgrimage route will be my service to Lord Krishna, says Hema Malini January 8, 2022 1:08 pm A day after Union Minister Nitin Gadkari announced the plan to redevelop the 84-Kos Parikrama Marg of Braj, Mathura MP Hema Malini on Saturday said the project is a service she always wanted to dedicate to Lord Krishna. And the government's …
  • Int'l Taekwondo player-turned-gangster nabbed by Delhi Police January 8, 2022 12:27 pm (MENAFN- IANS) New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Delhi Police's Special Cell arrested an international black belt Taekwondo player-turned-gangster for having underworld connections, an official here said on Saturday. The gangster, identified as Ajay Gurjar alias …
  • SP hope for Muslim vote in UP elections rides on TINA factor January 8, 2022 11:08 am Stepping up its campaign to take on the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, the Samajwadi Party (SP) has been engaged in several outreach programmes to woo different communities. What has however been …
  • Hindu groups in Gujarat petition authorities seeking action against illegal construction of mosque January 8, 2022 9:30 am Application submitted to Morbi collector by under the leadership of Kajal Hindustani The majestic mani temple in Morbi is a Hindu temple A mosque has been constructed near the temple illegally There's a growing chorus among locals in Gujarat's …
  • Noida: 4 intellectually disabled women die at shelter home, probe ordered January 8, 2022 7:28 am Four intellectually disabled women at a Noida-based government shelter home have died in two weeks, officials said. While the deaths have been attributed to natural causes, a probe has been ordered by the district magistrate to look into any possible …
  • What the recent hate speech incidents will achieve January 7, 2022 11:10 pm The Garuda Purana lists Haridwar among the seven holiest pilgrimage centres in India along with Ayodhya, Mathura, Varanasi, Kanchipuram, Ujjain and Dwarka. Yet this historical sanctity could not prevent this city in Uttarakhand from becoming the cynosure …
  • After-school science program has helped young girls for over 30 years January 7, 2022 12:05 pm Breadcrumb Trail Links Local News With its free activities, Les Scientifines aims to foster curiosity and self-reliance and put disadvantaged youth on a brighter path. Author of the article: Katherine Wilton  •  Montreal Gazette Asthma, left, and Mays …
  • Gadkari lays foundation stone for national highway projects worth Rs 14,169 cr in UP January 7, 2022 11:52 am Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday laid foundation stone of national highway projects worth Rs 14,169 crore in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh. The road ministry in a statement said that with the development of Mathura-Hathras- …