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  • Commonwealth Baton: Indian tour of Queen's Baton begins from Taj Mahal city

    The Queen’s Baton for 2018 Commonwealth Games began its five-day Indian leg of the global journey from the Taj Mahal city of Agra on Wednesday

    Oct 05, 2017, 12:15 IST

  • Akhilesh Yadav detained on Agra-Lucknow Expressway

    Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was detained on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway in Hasanganj and later released, on Thursday. Akhilesh was on his way to meet his party workers in Uttar Pradesh’s Auraiya. Akhilesh alleged that the police do not want him to meet the party workers and everything was constructed so that a Bharatiya Janata Party leader can win the Panchayat presidential polls. Reportedly, a few party workers were also detained after they had a clash with the police in Auraiya

    Aug 17, 2017, 20:30 IST

  • Tragic! 5 dead as tractor trolley, tanker collide with each other

    In a tragic incident, at least five people were killed after a tractor trolley returning from Vrindavan collided with a tanker on the Agra-Mathura highway. According to Senior Superintendent of Police, Dinesh Chandra Dubey, at least three dozen people were injured who are admitted in different hospitals

    Jul 28, 2017, 11:43 IST

  • 2 arrested with 58 kilograms gold, silver ornaments

    In a major achievement, the Uttar Pradesh Police solved a robbery case within 24 hours. A team of the state police arrested two men who had allegedly looted several gold and silver ornaments by barging into the house of a jeweler in Ramganga Vihar of Agra’s Civil Lines area. Around 58 kilograms of gold and silver ornaments were recovered from the accused who sustained injuries during police chase. A hunt is underway to nab the other two accused. The city police have announced reward of Rs. 15,000 for the team which solved the case within record time.

    Jul 24, 2017, 21:41 IST

  • 'Golden Baba' seeks golden security: Demands protection from Agra SSP

    Golden Baba who has recently sought security from Agra Superintendent of Police (SSP) has been traveling from Ujjain Mahakumbh to Haridwar.

    May 29, 2016, 15:07 IST

  • IPL betting gang busted

    The Agra police busted a gang of bookies involved in betting on the Indian Premier League matches.

    May 26, 2016, 14:38 IST

  • Bizzare! Agra school files Rs 1-cr defamation case against class 8 student

    In a bizarre case, a private school in Agra has sent a defamation notice, seeking damages of Rs 1 crore, to a 14-year-old Muslim student, Mohd Shahzan, who failed in class 8. Mohd Shahzan's father Sagir Ahmed had threatened to take legal recourse against the school's decision to fail him

    May 12, 2016, 20:13 IST

  • Agra: Police bust five member gang of train thieves

    The Government Railway Police in Agra busted a gang of thieves with nine mobile phones, one laptop and Rs 15 thousand in cash. The gang used to steal money and luggage of passengers in trains.

    May 10, 2016, 13:15 IST

  • Fake income tax commissioner arrested in Agra

    Agra Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Abhishek Kumar on Wednesday said a fake income tax commissioner was arrested in Etmadpur town in Agra city of Uttar Pradesh for conning people. Kumar said the accused use to take money from people posing as an income tax commissioner.

    May 04, 2016, 15:31 IST

  • Agra police busts examination leak racket, arrests six persons

    The Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police has confirmed the arrest of six persons in Agra for their role in an examination paper leak racket. The accused use to lure prospective candidates with promises of getting their online government tests cleared in exchange for large sums of money.

    May 02, 2016, 13:03 IST

  • Firozabad: 2 dead, 18 injured in head-on collision

    A Lucknow-New Delhi bound Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) AC luxury bus collided head on with a truck on National Highway 2 in Firozabad on Saturday. At least two persons were killed on the spot while 18 other sustained injuries.

    Apr 30, 2016, 13:54 IST

  • Firecracker truck catches fire on Yamuna Expressway

    Truck carrying firecrackers caught fire on the Yamuna Expressway last night. The driver and conductor somehow jumped out of the truck and saved their lives.

    Apr 29, 2016, 13:22 IST

  • Mob thrashes goon for raping minor in Agra

    A crowd thrashed a goon who tried to flee after allegedly kidnapping and raping a minor girl in Agra on Tuesday. The seven-year old girl form Ghumantu community was found unconscious in the bushes in Hari Parvat's Khandari area.

    Apr 27, 2016, 14:20 IST

  • Agra: Leopard enters residential area

    A leopard entered a residential building in New Agra's Suresh Nagar locality on Monday afternoon. Local residents ran into a state of panic after seeing the leopard.

    Apr 26, 2016, 14:36 IST

  • India's first semi-high speed train 'Gatimaan Express' flagged off

    India's first semi-high speed train christened as Gatimaan Express was flagged off today by Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu. The fastest Indian train ever, which is capable of reaching speeds of up to 160 km/h has been flagged off from New Delhi.

    Apr 06, 2016, 10:00 IST

  • Fire breaks out at scrap godown in Agra

    A fire broke out in a scrap godown in Agra's Rakabganj area late on Sunday night. Several fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse off the flames.

    Mar 28, 2016, 12:15 IST

  • Fire breaks out in plastic godown in Agra

    A plastic factory in Agra caught massive fire in the wee hours on Monday. The fire tenders reached on the spot to douse fire. However, the cause of the incident is yet unknown. No causality has been reported yet.

    Mar 21, 2016, 11:28 IST

  • Agra beef party incident to be probed: City Magistrate

    Agra city magistrate Rekha Chauhan on Saturday said after receiving inputs from unnamed sources that a beef party was being organised by students at Kendriya Hindi Sansthan, she along with her officials came to inspect the incident.

    Mar 19, 2016, 14:24 IST

  • Six-year-old allegedly abducted by motorcycle-borne men in Agra

    Two motorcycle-borne unidentified men allegedly abducted the son of a local businessman in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, on Sunday evening

    Mar 14, 2016, 15:45 IST

  • Police bust sex racket in three city

    Police bust an alleged sex racket that was operating in the three cities of Agra, New Delhi and Kolkata. The arrests were made on the basis of a tip-off given to the police.

    Mar 12, 2016, 18:46 IST

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