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  • Four drown in Yamuna while taking holy dip June 9, 2014

    One woman and three teenagers, including two twin brothers, drowned in Yamuna river on Sunday while taking a dip on the occasion of Ganga Dussehra festival, police said. DSP Mukul Dwivedi confirmed the deaths of the woman and the twin brothers in his Mant police station area. According to police, the...
  • Mathura: Grooms demand dowry during ceremony, spend their wedding night in jail February 26, 2014

    A wedding of two brothers with two sisters in Mathura ended with the two grooms cooling their heels behind bars after they clashed with the family of the girls demanding extra cash and articles in dowry. Six persons from both sides were injured in the clash that followed the heated altercation. Police...
  • Two killed in police firing at Mathura, probe ordered March 20, 2013

    Lucknow: Violence swept a village in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura district on Tuesday after a man died after he was allegedly beaten up and shot by police, while another person died in police firing later and at least six others were injured. A probe has been ordered, said officials. According to information...
  • Cong favours OBC status to Jats: Digvijaya Singh June 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on Thursday made a strong pitch for OBC status to the Jat community ahead of the June 12 byelection in the Jatdominated Mant assembly segment of Uttar Pradesh where ally Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD)'s prestige is at stake. "Congress party is in favour of...