Post Tagged with: "Agra"

Aligarh admin to book those who abandon cattle

Aligarh admin to book those who abandon cattle

AGRA: After angry farmers locked stray cows in government schools in Aligarh and other parts of , Aligarh administration has decided to register FIRs against people, primarily farmers and dairy owners, who abandon their unproductive cattle. The decision comes close on the heels of a massive agitation witnessed against stray […]

1 killed, 8 hurt in separate mishaps due to dense fog

1 killed, 8 hurt in separate mishaps due to dense fog

JAIPUR: After a prolonged spell of bone-chilling cold, now is badly affecting air, road and rail traffic across the state. Visibility was poor to an extent that six vehicles piled up at the Jaipur-Delhi highway during the early morning hours on Thursday. At least eight people were injured and one […]

Noida couple killed in Agra-Lko e-way mishap

Noida couple killed in Agra-Lko e-way mishap

AGRA: A Noida-based couple who were heading to Sultanpur for a funeral were killed when their car rammed into a tractor trolley on Agra-Lucknow expressway on Thursday morning. The accident occurred near milestone 85 under Karhal police jurisdiction in at 9:40 am. The victims were identified as Piyush Chaudhary (33), […]

UP: Told to settle rape bid case, woman kills self

UP: Told to settle rape bid case, woman kills self

AGRA: A 35-year-old woman in Sadhan village of Achnera block of the district shot herself after she was allegedly forced to make a compromise with a man who had tried to rape her. The mother of seven children, including two step sons, shot herself with her husband?s gun on Tuesday […]

PM Modi to address rally in Agra on January 9

PM Modi to address rally in Agra on January 9

AGRA: Prime Minister will address a here on January 9, SC/ST Commission Chairman and BJP MP Ram Shankar Katheria said on Wednesday. He said Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will also visit Agra on January 4 to take stock of various projects in the pipeline. Adityanath will be discussing […]

Purse snatchers caught as bike runs out of petrol

Purse snatchers caught as bike runs out of petrol

AGRA: Two youths who snatched the purse of a government school teacher in and fled on a motorcycle did not expect their bike to stall some distance away from the crime spot as it ran out of petrol. What they also did not know was that they were being followed. […]

1 killed, many hurt in vehicle pileup on e-way

1 killed, many hurt in vehicle pileup on e-way

AGRA: On the last day of the year, half-a-dozen vehicles piled up in the at , killing one and injured many. The accident took place near milestone 92 of Mannt police jurisdiction of Mathura district at around 7:30am, after a chilli-laden truck heading towards the national capital turned turtle in […]

UP: Aligarh cops to adopt abandoned cows

UP: Aligarh cops to adopt abandoned cows

AGRA: In an unusual way to resolve the ongoing stray menace in Aligarh, which witnessed series of protests by farmers in the past week, district police officers have decided to adopt one bovine each, mainly unproductive cows and calves, in order to motivate common people to follow suit. The proposal […]

SHO who stopped namaz at park stands by his order

SHO who stopped namaz at park stands by his order

NOIDA: Pankaj Rai, who has 12 years of experience as SHO, sees nothing wrong in his order to 23 companies asking Muslim employees to not offer namaz at a park in Sector 58, which has kicked off a nationwide political storm. He doesn?t think his directive was wrongly-worded either, despite […]

The Accidental PM: NSUI warns theatre owners

The Accidental PM: NSUI warns theatre owners

AGRA: The Agra district unit of the National Students Union of India (), student wing of , has warned theatre owners of ?consequences?, if they screen the Anupam Kher starrer, ?The Accidental Prime Minister?. NSUI supporters on Saturday staged a protest against the film at Sanjay Talkies here and handed […]