21 Aug 2013
Agra: Agitating lawyers from Agra division, demanding a bench of the Allahabad High Court in western Uttar Pradesh have said they would lay siege to Taj Mahal on August 26 to press their demand.
07 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today declined to entertain a public interest petition seeking direction to Parliament to enact a uniform civil code to put an end to alleged discrimination being faced by Muslim women.
05 Sep 2016
New Delhi: With Assembly Elections round the corner, the UP government has decided to gift Agra, The City Of Taj Mahal, its very own airport which will make it easy for tourists and architecture enthusiasts to travel to the historical city situated in western Uttar Pradesh.
06 Nov 2015
Ahmedabad: In a strongly-worded order, the Gujarat High Court yesterday said the Quran was being misinterpreted by Muslim men to have more than one wife and the provision of polygamy was being misused by them for 'selfish reasons'.
22 Jul 2016
Jakarta: Indonesian civil servants have been ordered not to play Pokemon Go at work in a bid to protect "state secrets", the latest sign of a growing backlash in the country against the smartphone game.
06 Feb 2016
New Delhi: A 20-year-old woman in Agra has given birth to conjoined twin daughters. Having two individual hearts and lungs, two children were fused in the chest
13 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The results of civil services (main) examination, 2014 were declared on Sunday night by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The personality test of successful candidates is likely to commence from April 27, the UPSC said.
23 Jan 2015
Ara/Patna: Two persons, including a woman suspected to be a human bomb were killed and about 16 others, including lawyers, injured in a bomb blast at Ara civil court premises in Bihar on Friday which appeared to be aimed at helping undertrials flee.
08 Sep 2016
Srinagar: A civil society group in Jammu and Kashmir has written to President Pranab Mukherjee, seeking a "direct dialogue" with all stakeholders, including separatists, besides advocating repeal of laws like AFSPA and ban on use of pellet guns as confidence building measures for starting talks.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The list of 27 smart cities was released in another phase of the 'Smart Cities Mission' on Tuesday. These 27 cities, including Varanasi which is a parliamentary constituency of PM Modi graduated into list of smart cities.