21 min ago
Decks cleared for civil terminal in Taj city Agra
By Brij Khandelwal, Agra, June 18 : Ending years of uncertainty, union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh has cleared a civil aviation terminal at the Kheria Air Force Base in this Taj city, raising hopes of increased tourist traffic, a senior tourism industry official said.
5 hrs ago
'Wah Taj!' completes shooting schedule
New Delhi, June 18: The shooting of Shreyas Talpade and Manjari Phadnis-starrer "Wah Taj!" has been wrapped up and the makers are happy that the director canned the film within schedule.
8 hrs ago
UNESCOs World Heritage Fatehpur Sikri in Agra India
Photo taken on June 15, 2013 shows the Fatehpur Sikri in Agra, Uttar Predesh, India.
12 hrs ago
Flood alert in Agra - Indiatalkies.com
With reports of huge discharges from upstream barrages, authorities in Agra have cautioned people living along the Yamuna banks to shift to safer places.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
UP cabinet approves international airport for Agra
The Uttar Pradesh government Monday gave its nod to the construction of an international airport in Agra.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Former BSP minister in jail for unnatural sex - Indiatalkies.com
Agra, June 14: A former BSP minister in Uttar Pradesh has been sent to jail after his wife accused him of having unnatural sex with her and harassing her family for dowry, police said Friday.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Rains lash parts of Uttar Pradesh thundershowers likely in next 24 hours
Pradesh during the past 24 hours, bringing temperatures down considerably. Bijnore received 4cm rain, Pratapgarh and Kanpur 1cm each, Meteorological department said.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Agra - A city Enclosing the Masterpiece Inheritances of Mughal Era
Agra is the intrinsic part of golden triangle tour circuit, an umbrella tour package of myriad travel itineraries which is comprised of three inclusive cities, namely: Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
The Indian Express
Govt sets the ball rolling on Centre''s proposal to develop airports
The Akhilesh Yadav government has become active on Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh's proposals of developing six airports in Uttar Pradesh.
Has Agra lost the battle to pollution?
By Brij Khandelwal, Agra, June 4 : Even after 20 years of judicial activism, major policy pronouncements and projects worth millions of rupees, this Taj city remains pock-marked with mounds of garbage.
Fri May 31, 2013
Tribunal's order to demolish structures ignored
Even after 10 days of the National Green Tribunal directing that all illegal structures in the flood plains of the Yamuna from Delhi to Agra be demolished, action is yet to be taken.
Sun May 26, 2013
Altaf Hussain's claims Muhajirs face discrimination in Pak shaky
The famous Urdu couplet rightly depicts the plight of les Unfortunates: 'Bus ek qadam utha tha ghalat rah-e-shouque men, manzil tammam umr mujhe dhoondti rahee.' Translation: A single step was taken in the hedonist street and I have wandered all through the life to achieve my goal.
Thu May 23, 2013
Today's photo: Costa Rica
The art deco Chrysler Building shines brightly in the New York skyline in this view from the Empire State Building.