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29 dead as UP bus falls into canal on Yamuna Expressway

Yamuna Expressway accident: The cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained, but officials suspect the driver allegedly fell asleep at the wheel.

Nearly 4,900 accidents reported on Yamuna Expressway in over five years; 700 died

At least 77 people have died this year in different accidents on the 165-km expressway, according to RTI data accessed by NGO SaveLIFE Foundation.


Uttar Pradesh may drop Jewar international airport project if farmers don't hand over land: Official

Chairman of Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development authority (YEIDA) Prabhat Kumar told PTI in Lucknow they met over 100 farmers of six villages Wednesday in Noida and tried to clear their doubts regarding the land acquisition.

Excess land acquired for Yamuna Expressway project, finds probe

Only eight hectares of the acquired land was used for construction of ramps, the investigation, on the alleged Rs 126-crore land scam conducted by YEIDA, has found.

Australian killed in road accident on Yamuna Expressway

The Australian, Mathew, was riding a motorcycle and was going to Agra along with his friends when a bus collided with a truck and then hit his two-wheeler, injuring him critically.

Farmers protest "anti-farmer policies" at Yamuna Expressway

Farmers gave a list of their 20-point demands - addressed to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath - to tehsildar Abhay Kumar.


VIDEO: IAF's fighter aircraft lands successfully on Yamuna Expressway as part of trial run

An Indian Air Force aircraft landed on Yamuna Expressway on Thursday as part of trial run.

36 schoolkids injured in Yamuna Expressway mishap

Of the 30 injured children, seven are said to be in a critical condition.

Rs 18,669 crore approved for development of tri-cities

Rs 1,100 crore has been earmarked for distribution of 64 per cent hiked compensation, as per a high court order, to farmers whose land was acquired for urbanisation.

Bulandshahr-Jewar highway robbery : Four persons detained

Jevar police has detained four persons for questioning over the robbery and alleged gangrape incident on the Yamuna Expressway.

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In Photos: 29 killed, 17 injured after bus falls from bridge on Yamuna Expressway

The accident occurred at around 4.15 am near Etmadpur in Agra. It is alleged that the bus drifted from the road, crossed a barricade and fell into the drain approximately 40 feet below.

First pictures: Mirage 2000 Fighter jet lands on Yamuna Expressway

In a first, a Mirage 2000 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force successfully landed on the Yamuna Expressway near Mathura as part of trials to use national highways for emergency landing.


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Smog Causes Series Of Accidents Near Dhankaur

Six people were injured when 13 vehicles were caught in a pile-up on the Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida’s Dankaur area due to low visibility on Wednesday morning, police said, as commuters in several parts of the national capital region were affected by this year’s worst spell of air pollution. Dankaur’s station house officer Farmood […]

Smriti Irani left despite ‘begging’ with folded hands, says daughter of accident victim

TWO DAYS after Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani’s cavalcade was allegedly involved in an accident that left one dead and two injured, the victim’s family has alleged that Irani ignored their pleas to take them to a hospital. Sandali Nagar, the 13-year-old daughter of Dr Ramesh Nagar who was killed, said she requested Irani to […]