Mathura News

Man sets SUV ablaze, fires shots in the air in Mathura

"The man and the woman emerged out of the vehicle. While the woman, holding a firearm in her hands, squatted on the road, the man started yelling something, set his SUV on fire and fired gunshots in the air," Senior Superintendent of Police, Mathura, Shalabh Mathur said.

Mathura: Hours after ‘raping’ minor, accused strangulated

Murder case lodged against family of 15-year-old ‘victim’


Mathura: Former BJP corporator shot dead

The FIR added that soon Umesh’s brother-in-law Ram Prakash and two others reached the office and with their help, Umesh shot Roop Kishor, who died on the spot,’’ said Mathura Sadar circle officer Rakesh. He said the assailants fled after killing him.

Can’t be communal just by visiting Mathura, says Yogi Adityanath

Addressing a programme during the Rasotsav festival, Adityanath said, “Earlier, there was shortage of funds. People did not want to give money. People used to be afraid when there was talk of Ayodhya... people are scared when there is talk of Mathura."

Shrikant Sharma seeks pilgrims help to clean Mathura

While launching a week-long cleanliness drive in Mathura, UP power minister Shrikant Sharma appealed to the pilgrims in cooperating with authorities and Brijwasis for converting the city into a model of cleanliness, in order to please Lord Krishna.

Sadhvi allegedly gang-raped in Mathura temple

A 45-year-old sadhvi has alleged that she was gang-raped inside a temple complex in Barsana in Mathura, police said on Friday. The incident took place on the night of September 11 at the Sriji temple in Barsana, near Mathura. According to the FIR, the woman was sleeping on the balcony of the temple when a watchman […]


Mathura traders' killing: UP jewellers observe day-long strike

Jewellers across Uttar Pradesh observed a day-long strike as a mark of protest against the recent killings of two traders in Mathura.

How the Urdu Press covered this week's events

Modi Sarkar@2 The daily Munsif, in its editorial on May 30, writes: “It seems that the BJP has got nothing with it, except promises. Even after two years of non-performance it is being promised that all promises will be fulfilled during the next three years. Because of the BJP’s failure to fulfill its promises, there […]

Jawahar Bagh: 'Delhi lawyer' tops list in cost records kept by cult

A large part of its expenditure comprised fees of a “Vakeel Dilliwale (Delhi lawyer)”, as cases were slapped against the Sena by the local police.

Dadri lynching: Mahesh Sharma attacks Akhilesh Yadav for questioning forensic report

Sharma, speaking in Saddulapur village, said that if Akhilesh Yadav did not have confidence in his officers, he should resign from the chief minister's post,

Mathura Photos

Jumbo leap: India opens first hospital for elephants

At India’s first hospital for elephants, opened last week in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura, 49-year old Asha placed her left foreleg on a stool for a doctor to attend to an injury while visitors filmed it all on their mobile phones.

Hema Malini in Mathura before the sixth phase of LS polls

Hema Malini, BJP candidate from Mathura busy with the photo session with her fans at a hotel in Mathura, a day before the Polling.


Mathura Videos

Caught On Camera: UP Cops Looting Cash At Toll Plaza

In some serious shame for the Uttar Pradesh police, a video has surfaced, wherein the police personnel, including the circle officer, refinery department, were seen looting a toll plaza in Mathura. Security cameras on Tuesday night filmed the six cops pushing the staff and grabbing wads of cash. The staff at the toll plaza has […]