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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
14 Sep 2016
Singur (West Bengal): Redeeming a pledge she made years back, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday returned 9,117 land records to farmers and compensated 800 peasants from whom land had been taken against their will for the Tata Motors' Nano project.
02 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s convoy was stopped on Friday by Anganwadi workers en route to Lucknow. The protestors were demanding hike in salary.
07 Sep 2016
Agra: It is rightly said that humanity encompasses all the virtues that define kindness, charity, compassion, oneness, mercy, and harmony, without falling in complex social fibers. Rising above religious differences, 18-year-old Pooja Kushwaha, a resident of Agra's Sanjay Nagar colony, is teaching the Islamic Holy book Quran to Muslim children.
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.
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.