21 May 2015
New Delhi: In a first, a Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday successfully landed on the Yamuna Expressway near Mathura as part of trials to use national highways for emergency landing. The aircraft landed at about 6:40 AM, senior IAF officers said, adding that the force has plans to activate more such stretches on highways in the future.
21 May 2015
New Delhi: IRB Infrastructure Developers on Thursday said it has bagged Rs 2,650-crore Agra-Etawah Bypass project from the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI). Last month, the government has approved three highway projects with an estimated cost of Rs 5,529 crore.
19 May 2015
Agra: In a bizarre incident, an Agra woman on Tuesday jumped on Samajwadi Party leader's Mercedes car and smashed it after later's gunner allegedly winked at the former.
19 May 2015
Lucknow: An Air India Airbus carrying 169 passengers to Bhubaneshwar from Delhi made emergency land at the airport here on Tuesday after a crack developed in its windshield. According to officers all passengers are safe.
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.
28 Apr 2015
Lucknow: At least nine people were killed and many injured when gusty winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday morning, officials said.
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.
06 May 2015
Patna: A Gaya-based doctor and his wife, who were abducted six days ago, were freed on Wednesday from Gomti Nagar in Lucknow. The couple have returned to their home, police 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).