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.
24 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Put this down to the Narendra Modi effect. Soon, visitors and tourists to the Varanasi ghats and Lucknow's famed Bhool-Bhulaiyyan (maze) will be able to surf the net thanks to wi-fi hotspots being created there and at other places in the state at nothing less than breakneck speed.
27 Sep 2014
Lucknow: The UP government on Saturday officially commenced work on the ambitious Lucknow Metro Rail and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said efforts would be to finish the project by 2016.
25 Sep 2014
Lucknow: After protest by its MPs, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) announced that all its MLAs would stage a two-day dharna in front of Uttar Pradesh assembly against deteriorating law and order, poor supply of electricity and other problems facing the people.
21 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Four Indian cities - Agra, Ahmedabad, Kochi and Panaji - feature among the Asian Top 10 list of a global survey, when it comes to last-minute bookings for luxury destinations, which are also affordable.
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.
12 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that Noida and Greater Noida would be further developed as 'cycle friendly' cities.
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.
03 Oct 2012
The concept report of Agra-Lucknow green-field eco-friendly expressway was on Wednesday approved by Uttar Pradesh PPP Monitoring Committee (PPPMC).
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.