28 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Thursday launched a Rs 3,200 crore economic corridor between Jagdalpur and Rourkela, as promised during the last elections.
12 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that Noida and Greater Noida would be further developed as 'cycle friendly' cities.
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.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: In a major setback for Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has cold-shouldered his son Pankaj Singh for the upcoming by-polls in Uttar Pradesh as the saffron party announced names of 11 candidates on Tuesday. However, in a surprising move, senior leader Lalji Tandon effectively managed to get a ticket for his son Gopalji Tandon.
16 Aug 2014
Agra: The Agra Municipal Corporation has announced better sanitation management and tougher enforcement measures to ensure a cleaner Taj city. Property owners would be prosecuted if domestic waste or garbage is found accumulated outside their premises, Environment officer Rajeev Rathi 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.
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.
23 Aug 2014
Lucknow: The power crisis continued unabated in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday as the people battled extreme heatwave conditions and long power cuts.
19 Aug 2014
Agra: More than 200,000 people visited the Taj Mahal in two days over the weekend, causing alarm among conservationists who feel the ever-increasing human load on the fragile white marble wonder on the banks of the Yamuna could prove detrimental to the health of the monument to love.
14 Aug 2014
Lucknow: All passengers from international destinations are being checked for the Ebola virus at the airport here, officials said on Thursday.