Friday, Dec 02, 2022



UP CM: Need to develop advanced breed of cows, set up dairy committees in villages

November 10, 2022 4:36 am

“We won't be able to fulfill the goals of Gram Swarajya without this. The state government supports all positive initiatives in this direction...To boost the income of agricultural and livestock farmers, the production of milk-based products like curd, butter, and ghee need to be pushed,” he added.

Two dead, as many injured in fire at Vrindavan hotel

November 03, 2022 11:08 am

The fire broke out in the store room, where the hotel kept curtains, bed sheets, pillow covers, laundry items and files among others, the Additional Superintendent of Police said.

BJP corporator, her husband among 8 held for ‘child theft’

August 31, 2022 9:05 am

Vineeta Agarwal and her husband Krishna Murari Agarwal had allegedly paid Rs 1.80 lakh to a gang involved in child trafficking. Six others, including a doctor couple, have been arrested by the GRP, Agra.

State govt moves to scale up infrastructure in Braj region

August 27, 2022 3:23 am

A plan for development of 84 kosi parikrama marga in the Braj has been approved by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) at an estimated cost of Rs 9,000 crore, A 12.8-km long rail line connecting Mathura to Vrindavan has also been proposed.

Two devotees die, 7 injured amid stampede at Vrindavan temple

August 21, 2022 2:25 am

The deceased have been identified as Ram Prasad Vishwakarma of Jabalpur, and Nirmala of Noida.

Mathura teacher walks on chairs held by students to cross waterlogged stretch, suspended

July 29, 2022 11:48 am

The video shows the teacher climbing onto chairs to cross a waterlogged stretch. At least five school students, in uniforms, are seen setting up the chairs in a line and holding them in place so she can cross without getting wet.

2015 Mathura Daylight Murder: 4 brothers get life in jail for murder

July 18, 2022 3:39 am

On February 28, 2015, 53-year-old Tulsidas alias Toley Baba was on his way to a court riding pillion on a motorcycle when armed men came and started firing indiscriminately at him, leaving him injured.

UP sanitation worker loses job after spotted carrying PM Modi, CM Yogi's photos in trash

July 18, 2022 10:29 am

While showcause notices have been issued to the sanitary inspector and sanitary supervisor for not briefing the worker about photographs of dignitaries and public representatives, a probe has also been ordered.

'India a global powerhouse because of its gods,' says UP minister

May 30, 2022 5:26 pm

The UP minister also said an opportunity has now come to “secure” the Indian culture, which had been dismantled for 800-850 years.

Indic texts never valorised acts of desecration as bringing glory to god

May 28, 2022 8:41 am

M. Rajivlochan writes: The idea that god takes multiple forms is ingrained in Indic religions, but not in Abrahamic faiths


Janmashtami 2021: Celebrations take place amid Covid-19 fears

August 30, 2021 10:04 pm

Krishna puja is usually conducted at midnight; the ritualistic puja includes 16 steps which are part of the Shodashopachara puja vidhi.

How India celebrated Janmashtami

August 13, 2020 2:44 pm

As per the Hindu tradition, Krishna is believed to have been born in Mathura at midnight on the eighth day of the Bhadrapada month.

A riot of colours: Barsana, Nandgaon celebrate Lathmar Holi

March 05, 2020 3:39 pm

Lathmar Holi means playing with sticks. In the festival, menfolk try to smear colour on women who traditionally protect themselves with lathis or sticks.

Express Wanderlust: Here's why March is a great time to visit Mathura

February 27, 2020 5:02 pm

The birthplace of Lord Krishna awaits you

Jumbo leap: India opens first hospital for elephants

November 20, 2018 7:05 am

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

April 24, 2014 5:07 pm

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