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Jan 10, 2019
NCW issues notice to Rahul Gandhi for 'extremely misogynistic, offensive and unethical' commentRahul Gandhi set off a controversy when he accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of running away from the Rafale deal debate in the Lok Sabha and letting a "woman" (Nirmala Sitharaman) defend him in the Parliament
Dec 27, 2018
Remembering Mirza Ghalib, Delhi's beloved Urdu and Persian poet, on his 221st birth anniversaryGhalib was born in Kala Mahal at Agra on 27 December, 1797 and hailed from a Central Asian family of Aibak Turks who would traditionally serve as soldiers.
Dec 20, 2018
After 15-year-old Agra schoolgirl set ablaze by two unidentified men succumbs to injuries, cousin commits suicideAccording to Agra police, "The class 10 student was Tuesday waylaid by two unidentified men, who allegedly poured petrol on her and set her on fire with a lighter."
Dec 19, 2018
BTech student on way to coaching centre gang-raped by four men in Agra; survivor hospitalised, accused abscondingA BTech student on her way to a coaching centre here was forcibly carried away by two unidentified men to the banks of river Yamuna and gang-raped, police said on Wednesday.
Dec 18, 2018
Agra sub-divisional magistrate 'like daughter to me' says BJP MLA Udaybhan Chaudhary day after threatening herDuring the brief incident, the Agra SDM could be seen uncomfortable of the situation and expressing her protest against the treatment meted out to her by BJP MLA Udaybhan Chaudhary.
Dec 06, 2018
Monkeys kill two people in Agra: Culling, trans-locating or sterilising primates won't end animal-human conflictsThe Wildlife SOS, who have been given the task of capturing and sterilising monkeys, has sterilised 500 monkeys as of now. The sterilisation of one monkey costs around Rs 3,200 to 3,500.
Nov 18, 2018
Bajrang Dal women's wing activists perform aarti at Taj Mahal to protest offering of namaz at siteThe district president of Rashtriya Bajrang Dal's women wing, said that her organization would continue performing aarti and purifying the Taj Mahal with Gangajal so long as the norms of ASI are flouted by others.
Nov 15, 2018
59-year-old woman, 12-day-old baby killed in separate monkey attacks in Uttar Pradesh's AgraAgra has been plagued by monkey menace for the past 10 years. At Sikandra and Fatehpur Sikri, the number of monkeys has gone beyond safe limits.
Nov 04, 2018
Ahead of Diwali, thousands of fish found dead in Yamuna in Uttar Pradesh; activists in Agra begin cleaning driveAn Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board official in Mathura said that untreated waste water and industrial effluents had been discharged upstream, resulting in the deaths of fish due to oxygen depletion.
Sep 25, 2018
SC extends Uttar Pradesh govt's deadline to submit vision document on protection of Taj Mahal to 15 NovemberThe top court asked the Uttar Pradesh government to consider declaring certain portions of the area surrounding Taj Mahal as heritage.