24 May 2016
New Delhi: The government today announced the names of 13 more cities that will be developed under the Centre's 'Smart City Mission' with Lucknow in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh topping the list, followed by Warangal in Telangana and Dharmashala in Himachal Pradesh.
23 May 2016
Lucknow: Taking serious note of reports of green pigmentation on the white marble of the Taj Mahal, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has directed officers to trace the factors behind the problem and find a solution.
27 Jun 2015
Lucknow: The Agra-Lucknow expressway in Uttar Pradesh is all set to become country’s first road runway for combat jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF).
13 Nov 2013
There are no takers for the Agra-Lucknow Expressway, a pet project of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. On Tuesday, no company or infrastructure developer came forward to bid for the proposed eight-lane Greenfield Expressway between Agra and Lucknow.
13 May 2016
New Delhi: Preity Zinta, who recently tied the knot with her longtime beau Gene Goodenough, is spending some quality time with him in Agra.
03 May 2016
Lucknow: With this Uttar Pradesh capital having one of the poorest densities of public toilets for any major Indian city, denizens of Lucknow are facing a problem of continence - where to pee or not to pee.
04 Jan 2013
The ambitious 270-km-long six-lane Agra-Lucknow greenfield expressway project gathered speed with the Uttar Pradesh government appointing a consultant on Thursday, an official said.
05 Jul 2013
A Malaysian firm has expressed interest in building the proposed Agra-Lucknow expressway, which is expected to reduce travel time between the two cities by almost half, an official said on Friday.
07 Apr 2012
Kanpur is the 15th most polluted city in India. This is the reason for which the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) has not given its nod for the city’s new project. As per the ban, a project work could only be started in Kanpur until and unless the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) gives a clean chit to these new projects vis-à-vis the city have to look into the aspect of environmental reforms.
28 Aug 2012
With a view to complete the ambitious Agra-Lucknow eco-friendly expressway in time, Uttar Pradesh government on Monday reviewed the project's draft concept report and finalised the alignment, official sources said.