Agra News

Agra Hospital Bandaged Krishna Idol's "Broken Arm" On Priest's Request

Agra Hospital Bandaged Krishna Idol's "Broken Arm" On Priest's Request

Press Trust of India | Friday November 19, 2021, Agra

The staff at the district hospital here found themselves in a baffling situation on Friday, when a priest came wailing with a request to bandage the broken arm of an idol of Lord Krishna.

J&K Students, Arrested For Celebrating Pak Win, Attacked At Agra Court

J&K Students, Arrested For Celebrating Pak Win, Attacked At Agra Court

Reported by Kamal Khan, Edited by Akhil Kumar | Thursday October 28, 2021, Agra

The students, who were recently arrested in Agra, Uttar Pradesh for supporting the Pakistan cricket team during the T20 World Cup match, were roughed up when they were produced in front of a magistrate in the city today.

"Celebrating Pak Win Is Sedition": 3 J&K Students Arrested In Agra

"Celebrating Pak Win Is Sedition": 3 J&K Students Arrested In Agra

Reported by Kamal Khan, Edited by Akhil Kumar | Thursday October 28, 2021, Agra

Three Kashmiri students were arrested for supporting Pakistan in the India-Pakistan T20 Match. They might be charged with sedition, a tweet from the UP chief Minister's office hints.

Two Dead After Car Rams Into Parked Tempo On Yamuna Expressway

Two Dead After Car Rams Into Parked Tempo On Yamuna Expressway

Press Trust of India | Monday October 25, 2021, Noida

Two tourists from West Bengal, who were returning after a visit to the Taj Mahal in Agra, were killed when a car rammed into a stationary tempo traveller on the Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida, officials said on Monday.

Delhi Water Supply May Be Hit As UP's Ganga Canal Closes For Maintenance: Report

Delhi Water Supply May Be Hit As UP's Ganga Canal Closes For Maintenance: Report

Press Trust of India | Saturday October 16, 2021, Muzaffarnagar

Water supply to Delhi, Noida and Agra is likely to get affected due to maintenance work of the Ganga canal in Muzaffarnagar which was closed on Friday, an official of the Uttar Pradesh Irrigation Department said.

6-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Drain After Heavy Rain: UP Police

6-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Drain After Heavy Rain: UP Police

Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 21, 2021, Agra

A six-year-old girl drowned in a nullah which has been overflowing since Tuesday afternoon due to heavy rains in Agra, according to police.

Man Wanted In Bank Robbery Case Killed In Encounter With UP Police

Man Wanted In Bank Robbery Case Killed In Encounter With UP Police

Press Trust of India | Monday August 30, 2021, Agra

A man, accused in a bank robbery case, was killed in an encounter with police here in Uttar Pradesh on Monday after he escaped from custody while being taken to his accomplice's house to recover weapons, officials said.

Toddler With Head Stuck Inside Pressure Cooker Freed By Doctors In UP's Agra

Toddler With Head Stuck Inside Pressure Cooker Freed By Doctors In UP's Agra

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 29, 2021, Agra

A toddler who got his head stuck inside a pressure cooker while playing with it was extricated following two hours of painstaking efforts by a team of doctors at a private hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Agra.

6 More Die After Consuming Toxic Liquor In Agra, Death Count Rises To 10

6 More Die After Consuming Toxic Liquor In Agra, Death Count Rises To 10

Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 25, 2021, Agra

Six more people in Agra district died after consuming spurious liquor, taking the death count to 10, family members said on Wednesday.

Taj Mahal To Restart Night Viewing From Tomorrow, Only 50 People Per Slot

Taj Mahal To Restart Night Viewing From Tomorrow, Only 50 People Per Slot

Press Trust of India | Friday August 20, 2021, Agra

After remaining closed for over a year for night viewing, the Taj Mahal will open from August 21 for visitors who want to explore the marble monument under moonlight, officials said today.

UP Man Kidnapped, Murdered For 2 Crores Ransom, Cremated As Covid Victim

UP Man Kidnapped, Murdered For 2 Crores Ransom, Cremated As Covid Victim

Written by Alok Pandey | Monday June 28, 2021, Agra

The 23-year-old son of a cold storage owner in Uttar Pradesh's Agra was kidnapped and murdered earlier this week by his friend and four others for a ransom of Rs 2 crore, police has said.

4 Killed, 2 Injured As Car Overturns After Hitting Road Divider In Agra

4 Killed, 2 Injured As Car Overturns After Hitting Road Divider In Agra

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 23, 2021, Agra

Four people were killed and two injured after their car rammed into a road divider and turned turtle in Uttar Pradesh's Agra district, police said on Wednesday.

5-Year-Old Falls Into 150-Feet-Deep Borewell In UP, Rescue Operation Underway

5-Year-Old Falls Into 150-Feet-Deep Borewell In UP, Rescue Operation Underway

Press Trust of India | Monday June 14, 2021, Agra

A five-year-old child fell into a 150-feet-deep borewell while playing in Dhariyai village here on Monday, police said, adding that rescue operation is underway.

Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon Residents Head To Agra, Meerut For Covid Vaccine: Report

Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon Residents Head To Agra, Meerut For Covid Vaccine: Report

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 08, 2021, New Delhi

Struggling to book slots for COVID-19 vaccination in their cities, many people in the 18-44 age group from Delhi-NCR are travelling long distances to Agra and Meerut in Uttar Pradesh to get their second dose of vaccine.

UP Hospital Owner On 'Drill': I Cut Off Oxygen, Patients "Turned Blue"

UP Hospital Owner On 'Drill': I Cut Off Oxygen, Patients "Turned Blue"

Written by Alok Pandey | Tuesday June 08, 2021, Agra

The UP government has said it will carry out an inquiry after the owner of a prominent private hospital in Agra was allegedly caught on audio bragging about how the hospital shut off oxygen supply on April 27 for five minutes in a "mock drill".

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