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Mathura temple case: Next hearing on 3 October
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Mathura temple case: Next hearing on 3 October

"Additional District Judge Sanjai Chaudhary has ordered petitioners to ensure that the summons be served on the UP Sunni Central Waqf Board, Lucknow, by next hearing," District Government Counsel Sanjai Gaur said

Bankey Bihari: High-level committee set up by Uttar Pradesh government begins probe into temple stampede
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Bankey Bihari: High-level committee set up by Uttar Pradesh government begins probe into temple stampede

Two devotees were killed and seven injured in the stampede at the Bankey Bihari temple during Janmashtami celebrations in the early hours of Saturday

Mathura: Need to limit number of devotees at a time, remove VIP enclosure, say Bankey Bihari temple priests
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Mathura: Need to limit number of devotees at a time, remove VIP enclosure, say Bankey Bihari temple priests

The suggestions came as two devotees were killed in early hours of Saturday, with District Magistrate Navneet Singh Chahal saying 'prima facie, the cause of death is suffocation due to a heavy rush at the mangala aarti' during the Krishna Janmashtami celebrations

UP: Two dead, six injured during Janmashtami celebrations at Mathura's Banke Bihari temple
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UP: Two dead, six injured during Janmashtami celebrations at Mathura's Banke Bihari temple

According to the police, during Mangla Arti, one devotee fainted at the exit gate of the temple, due to which movement of devotees was restricted. Amidst massive crowd, many inside the premises suffocated, and two people lost their lives

Explained: The 22-year-old court battle over being overcharged Rs 20 as train fare
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Explained: The 22-year-old court battle over being overcharged Rs 20 as train fare

In 1999, lawyer Tungnath Chaturvedi was charged Rs 20 extra by a clerk at Mathura cantonment railway station. Now, 22 years and more than 100 hearings later, a consumer court has ruled that the Indian Railways must pay him Rs 15,000 and refund his money with interest

Mathura: Allahabad High Court stays proceedings in trial court in Shri Krishna birthplace case
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Mathura: Allahabad High Court stays proceedings in trial court in Shri Krishna birthplace case

Justice Salil Kumar Rai passed the order in a petition filed by UP Sunni Central Waqf Board challenging the judgement and order dated 19 May, 2022 passed by the Mathura District Judge

Krishna Janmabhoomi-Shahi Masjid dispute: Civil court in Mathura to hear case on 8 August
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Krishna Janmabhoomi-Shahi Masjid dispute: Civil court in Mathura to hear case on 8 August

The court has fixed 8 August for hearing the maintainability suit, clubbing of all the suits and passing of a stay order to prevent disfiguring and destruction of temple signs present in the mosque

Mathura court reserves decision over appointing commissioner to survey Shahi Idgah mosque to verify temple signs in it
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Mathura court reserves decision over appointing commissioner to survey Shahi Idgah mosque to verify temple signs in it

The advocates of Dinesh Sharma, who is the treasurer of the plaintiff Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha, said they will appeal against the verdict if it doesn't come in their favor

Two months after being gang-raped and run over by bike, Dalit woman in Mathura loses leg
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Two months after being gang-raped and run over by bike, Dalit woman in Mathura loses leg

On 24 May the woman was raped by three men, who then crushed her leg and left her in an unconscious state near a railway track in Kosi Kalan

Former surveyor general writes to Mathura MP Hema Malini to develop Brijbhumi on lines of Varanasi
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Former surveyor general writes to Mathura MP Hema Malini to develop Brijbhumi on lines of Varanasi

The proposal involves converting the 11-km Mathura-Vrindavan rail line of North Central Railway either by a four-lane road or by light railway, may be a tramway

Retired Army officer files plea in SC, claims certain sections of Places of Worship Act violate principles of secularism
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Retired Army officer files plea in SC, claims certain sections of Places of Worship Act violate principles of secularism

In his plea, petitioner Anil Kabotra has claimed that the Centre has transgressed its legislative power by barring remedy of judicial review which is the basic feature of the Constitution

Mathura: Over dozen buffaloes die after drinking 'toxic' water from drain
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Mathura: Over dozen buffaloes die after drinking 'toxic' water from drain

The bodies of the dead buffaloes have been sent for post mortem at Mathura's Deendayal Pashu Chikitsa Vigyan Vishwavidyalaya

Uttar Pradesh police constable drugs and rapes 22-year-old woman in Mathura; FIR lodged
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Uttar Pradesh police constable drugs and rapes 22-year-old woman in Mathura; FIR lodged

In her complaint, the victim said that the accused constable was known to her and that he visited her place and told her that his wife was unwell, adding that she then went with him after which the incident took place

After Ram temple in Ayodhya, Kashi, Mathura appear to be waking up: Yogi Adityanath
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After Ram temple in Ayodhya, Kashi, Mathura appear to be waking up: Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath's remarks came amid legal proceedings over the temple-mosque disputes in Mathura and Varanasi, also known as Kashi

Mathura lower court directed for speedy disposal of plea for deputing advocate to survey Shahi Idgah mosque
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Mathura lower court directed for speedy disposal of plea for deputing advocate to survey Shahi Idgah mosque

Petitioners moved the court of additional district judge with revision application after the lower court earlier asked Shahi Idgah mosque's management committee and others to file their objections to a plea seeking survey of the mosque and fixed 1 July as the next date of hearing

Owaisi cries foul as Mathura court says plea to remove Shahi Idgah maintainable
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Owaisi cries foul as Mathura court says plea to remove Shahi Idgah maintainable

A Mathura court on Thursday allowed the lawsuit demanding the removal of the Mughal-era Shahi Idgah mosque near the birthplace of Lord Krishna

Yamuna Expressway accident: 3 dead, 36 injured as bus with pilgrims returning Delhi from Vrindavan rams into truck
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Yamuna Expressway accident: 3 dead, 36 injured as bus with pilgrims returning Delhi from Vrindavan rams into truck

Police said that the bus carrying 60 people rammed into a truck laden with building material from behind near Bajna in Uttar Pradesh late on Tuesday night

Ask devotees to strictly follow Covid guidelines: Mathura administration to temples
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Ask devotees to strictly follow Covid guidelines: Mathura administration to temples

A large number of devotees are coming to Mathura every day from the Delhi-NCR region.

Happy Holi 2022: 10 places in India to celebrate a colourful weekend this year
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Happy Holi 2022: 10 places in India to celebrate a colourful weekend this year

To make your Holi weekend memorable, we have curated a list of places in India where you can enjoy and celebrate this festival

UP Assembly elections 2022: From Kairana to Mathura, key electoral battles to watch for in Phase 1 polling
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UP Assembly elections 2022: From Kairana to Mathura, key electoral battles to watch for in Phase 1 polling

The first phase of polling is extremely crucial since it includes districts in western UP where candidates in several constituencies are facing hostile voters, mainly due to the farmers’ agitation