Mathura

  • All 6 accused arrested in Mathura gangrape case July 22, 2014

    All six accused in the alleged gangrape of an 18-year-old girl in Pingari village were arrested on Monday, police said. While five were arrested in the day near Kurkanda village crossing under Farah police station when they were attempting to flee the village, the sixth accused was nabbed late in the...
  • Ashok Gehlot demands fair probe into 'animal vial' use in Rajasthan June 26, 2014

    Former Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday demanded from the state government to clarify the facts on the alleged use of animals' antibiotic-injections administered on human being at a Jodhpur government hospital. "The Medical and Health Minister should come forward clarifying the facts and figures on the alleged use of...
  • 'For Animal Treatment Only' drugs administered to 300 patients in a government hospital June 23, 2014

    As many as 300 patients in a government hospital have been administered antibiotic injections with vials carrying "For Animal Treatment Only" label, prompting authorities to order a probe into the matter. Deepak Verma, the administrative head of the Mathura Das Mathur Hospital, where the patients were administered Meropenem antibiotic, said this...
  • Hema Malini: Narendra Modi wave gave an edge to all BJP candidates May 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood's Dreamgirl Hema Malini, who has won the Mathura parliamentary seat on a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket, is determined to prove all the cynics and smirkers wrong. She says she's not in politics to "pose for pretty pictures in beautiful saris", but to bring "changes needed in the...
  • Mathura MP takes a jibe at Hema Malini, says polls not a 3-hour film April 24, 2014

    Taking a jibe at BJP candidate Hema Malini, Sitting MP from Mathura Jayant Chaudhary on Thursday said that polls are not at 3-hour film. ...
  • Watch: Hema Malini says she's confident of winning Mathura April 24, 2014

    Will Mathura vote for the dream girl? BJP candidate Hema Malini, who is contesting from Mathura that went to polls on April 24, sounded a confident note. ...
  • Riots will take place across India if Modi becomes PM: Ajit Singh April 23, 2014

    Mathura: Taking a dig at BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh while addressing a rally in Mathura on Tuesday claimed that communal riots will take place across the country if Modi came to power. During the rally which was also attended by Congress vice president...
  • Akhilesh Yadav to address rally in Agra, Mathura April 19, 2014

    UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will address three rallies in the Agra and Mathura on Saturday. He is expected to reach Agra by 1.30pm. Akhilesh had on Friday slammed the much-touted Gujarat model of development, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav saying the SP government has launched more welfare programmes in...
  • AAP accuses Hema Malini of furnishing false information in affidavit April 18, 2014

    Aam Admi Party on Friday accused the BJP candidate from Mathura Lok Sabha seat Hema Malini of allegedly providing wrong facts in her nomination papers. DK Tyagi, an AAP supporter from Delhi, has lodged a complaint to the Election Commission on Thursday stating that the actress did not mention that she...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Mathura April 17, 2014

    With the 2014 Lok Sabha elections underway, CNN-IBN's Arunima visits Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, and Mathura constituencies in Uttar Pradesh to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituencies. Uttar Pradesh has 80 Parliamentary constituencies. ...
  • Beheaded soldier's family hits out at UPA, SP; says will vote for BJP April 16, 2014

    Mathura: In the election season, the disgruntled family of beheaded Indian soldier Hemraj Singh has hit out at the Central and the Uttar Pradesh government, blaming them for making promises and not keeping them. The family now says that it will vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party this time. It's...
  • Local BJP leader files complaint with EC over ballot numbers April 15, 2014

    BJP filed a complaint in Mathura with Election Commission alleging that the district election office flouted norms in placing names and allotting ballot numbers on the EVM to various candidates contesting the Mathura Lok Sabha seat. BJP's district general secretary Ravindra Pandey in his complaint said that the district election office...
  • Things will change for good and it will be due to Modi: Hema Malini April 6, 2014

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey, actor-turn-politician and BJP candidate from Mathura, Hema Malini said that things are going to change and the change is because of Narendra Modi. "I get my inspiration from Mathura and Vrindavan" she added. ...
  • LS polls: I am not thinking about winning or losing, says Hema Malini April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP candidate Hema Malini on Thursday filed her nomination papers from the Mathura Lok Sabha constituency. The actor-turned politician said that this time the elections will be historic. "This time the elections will be historic, things are changing because of Narendra Modi," added Hema Malini. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Hema...
  • Whether I win or lose, I'm here to stay in politics: Hema Malini April 3, 2014

    The 2014 polls are seeing a lot of star power. The BJP has fielded actress Hema Malini from Mathura. The actress said that irrespective of the outcome of the polls, she's here in politics to stay. ...
  • Panchayat bans girls from wearing jeans, consuming liquor March 25, 2014

    A mahapanchayat of Yadav community has barred their girls from wearing jeans and banned consumption of liquor. The mahapanchayat, held at Rahera village in Mathura on Sunday, also decided to ban child marriages, use of DJ at weddings, grant of dowry and gambling by members of the community. "The decision will help control...
  • Priests to walk on Holi bonfire on Monday in Mathura March 16, 2014

    Hundreds of people will gather to commemorate the victory of good over evil, when two priests in villages Falen and Jatwari of the district will walk through bonfire of Holi to enact the Prahlad-Holika episode on Monday. Babulal Panda of village Falen and Santosh Panda of village Jatwari, in Chatta Tehsil...
  • ISKCON to build world's tallest temple at Mathura from today March 16, 2014

    Mathura: The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) is doing the ground breaking ceremony at Mathura, the birth place of Lord Krishna, to build the world's tallest temple. It will be a 700 feet high skyscraper spread over an area of 5.5 acres and also have 70 floors. The ISKCON...
  • Three Alwar men found dead on Mathura expressway February 25, 2014

    Three bodies were found on the busy Mathura expressway on Tuesday with identification documents belonging to other people, police said. Two admit cards for the Rajasthan Public Service Commission were found with the bodies, which were dumped near Alwarpur. An official said that on checking with the families of the card holders,...
  • Three members of family shot dead in Delhi February 16, 2014

    New Delhi: A middle-aged couple and their 26-year-old son were shot dead outside their house in Delhi due to a personal rivalry, police said on Sunday. Om Prakash Mishra, 50, his 45-year-old wife Shanti Devi and their son Amit Mishra alias Rinku were attacked by a group of men at their...
  • Jagannath Mahato, two other JMM MLAs withdraw resignation February 8, 2014

    The three JMM MLAs, who had submitted their resignation to party chief Shibu Soren in protest against the party opting out of the Rajya Sabha polls, have withdrawn their letters after getting assurances from the leadership on their demands. "We met Guruji (Soren) on Friday. We got assurance that the party...
  • CJ Show: Lack of pedestrian safety in Delhi January 19, 2014

    CJ's Amitabh Kumar and Rohit Negi highlight the lack of pedestrian safety in the capital. They had earlier uploaded their videos on ibncj.com about how pedestrians in the city are finding it difficult and risky to cross the road. ...
  • 3 killed as Chhapra Mathura Express train rams into a truck in Chaubepur January 16, 2014

    Three persons were killed at an unmanned railway crossing in Chaubepur when a container truck in which they were travelling was hit by a train, police said on Thursday. "The incident took place on Wednesday evening when the container truck while crossing the railway track was hit by Chhapra Mathura Express...
  • Criminal carrying reward of Rs 10,000 succeeds in dodging police January 3, 2014

    Dreaded outlaw Bablu Kanda, with a reward of Rs 10,000 on his head, succeeded in dodging police, at four points falling under different police stations of the Mathura on Thursday. Acting on a tip-off police from Farah and Refinery police stations, lead by Dy SP Mukul Dwivedi, tried to nab the...
  • Caught on camera: SP leader forces official to hit himself with a shoe December 12, 2013

    Mathura: In a shocking incident in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday morning, the district president of the Samajwadi Party from Mathura reportedly forced his own party corporator Mahendra Chauhan to hit himself with a shoe. The corporator was then made to do sit ups and beg for forgiveness. The incident took...
  • Jayant Chaudhary to contest Lok Sabha elections from Mathura October 14, 2013

    RLD chief Ajit Singh's son Jayant Chaudhary, also sitting MP from Mathura constituency will contest next Lok Sabha elections from Mathura itself. The news that Jayant will contest elections from Fatehpur Sikri was just a rumour, Jayant himself has made this clear in several public gatherings,  said RLD spokesperson ML...
  • PM should also visit other places of state, says Azam Khan September 16, 2013

    Uttar Pradesh Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mohammed Azam Khan Monday told Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to also visit other places in the state that have seen communal clashes. Khan made the remark soon after Manmohan Singh visited Muzaffarnagar along with Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice president Rahul Gandhi. "They have gone...
  • Akhilesh admits to 27 incidents of communal violence during SP reign September 9, 2013

    As many as 27 incidents of communal violence have taken since the Samajwadi Party (SP) formed the government in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav admitted. Major clashes were reported from Mathura, Bareilly and Faizabad. Clashes were also reported in Lucknow, Bijnor, Sitapur, Sambhal and Moradabad. Three communal incidents were reported...
  • One killed, three injured in clash on board Chhattisgarh Express August 31, 2013

    One person was killed and three others were injured in a clash between passengers on board the Chhattisgarh Express near Mathura on Friday. Government Railway Police (GRP) said, the clash followed an argument over seating arrangement between two groups of passengers travelling in the general compartment of the train on...
  • More than 4000 students in Mathura receive free laptops August 8, 2013

    More than 4,000 students were on Wednesday handed laptops in Mathura as part of the Samajwadi Party government scheme to distribute the gadgets amongst students in Uttar Pradesh. Since the company contracted to supply the laptops could not supply a bulk order, only 4,013 laptops were distributed on Wednesday. "The remaining...