Mathura

  • Akhilesh Yadav to address rally in Agra, Mathura 19-04-2014 12:22 PM

    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...
  • AAP accuses Hema Malini of furnishing false information in affidavit 18-04-2014 04:03 PM

    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...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Mathura 17-04-2014 08:55 PM

    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 16-04-2014 08:30 AM

    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 15-04-2014 03:47 PM

    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...
  • Things will change for good and it will be due to Modi: Hema Malini 06-04-2014 04:17 PM

    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 03-04-2014 10:25 PM

    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,...
  • Whether I win or lose, I'm here to stay in politics: Hema Malini 03-04-2014 09:49 AM

    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 25-03-2014 07:59 PM

    A mahapanchayat of Yadav community has barred their girls from wearing jeans and banned consumption of liquor. The mahapanchayat, held at Rahera village in Mathuraon 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...
  • Priests to walk on Holi bonfire on Monday in Mathura 16-03-2014 12:36 PM

    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...
  • ISKCON to build world's tallest temple at Mathura from today 16-03-2014 09:21 AM

    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 25-02-2014 08:38 PM

    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...
  • Three members of family shot dead in Delhi 16-02-2014 09:13 PM

    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...
  • Jagannath Mahato, two other JMM MLAs withdraw resignation 08-02-2014 03:16 PM

    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...
  • CJ Show: Lack of pedestrian safety in Delhi 19-01-2014 07:42 PM

    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 16-01-2014 02:56 PM

    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...
  • Criminal carrying reward of Rs 10,000 succeeds in dodging police 03-01-2014 08:15 AM

    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...
  • Caught on camera: SP leader forces official to hit himself with a shoe 12-12-2013 09:19 AM

    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 13-10-2013 12:04 AM

    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 16-09-2013 05:03 PM

    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...
  • Akhilesh admits to 27 incidents of communal violence during SP reign 09-09-2013 11:05 AM

    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...
  • One killed, three injured in clash on board Chhattisgarh Express 31-08-2013 06:53 AM

    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 08-08-2013 01:28 AM

    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...
  • News briefs: Jaipur-Mathura Superfast Train to ply Till Oct 1 05-08-2013 11:24 PM

    The Jaipur-Mathura-Jaipur superfast special train service started from Sunday. North Western Railway chief public relation officer Tarun Jain said train number 02404 Jaipur-Mathura departs from Jaipur at3.20 pmand reaches Mathura at8.20 pm. Similarly, train 02403 Mathura-Jaipur superfast special departs from Mathura at8.25 amand reaches Jaipur at12.50 pm. These trains will...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Youth allegedly kills mother; arrested 20-05-2013 07:55 AM

    Mathura: An unemployed youth allegedly killed his mother after she refused to give him money for his expenses in Balipur village, police said on Sunday. Police has arrested the accused son. According to the police sources, the 60-year-old, Bindawati refused to give money to her son following which he verbally...
  • Mathura: Villagers help unearth crude oil racket worth crores 13-04-2013 10:53 AM

    Mathura: Villagers in Mathura have helped unearth a crude oil racket worth hundred of crores of rupees. Oil was being siphoned off from the main pipeline of Indian Oil Corporation between Salayan in Gujarat and the Mathura refinery. An FIR has been registered against three persons for allegedly pilfering crude...
  • UP: Youth arrested for throwing acid on woman, her daughter 12-04-2013 02:48 AM

    Mathura: A 35-year-old widow is battling for life while her minor daughter is undergoing treatment at a Delhi hospital after a youth threw acid on them on Thursday in Jarara village in Mathura following an argument over some issue. The woman and her 15-year-old daughter were taken to a hospital...
  • UP: Two men rob Russian couple in Mathura 06-04-2013 01:49 PM

    Mathura: A Russian couple was looted by two men during their visit to the sacred hill 'Govardhan' in the district, the police said on Saturday. Larmonoa and her husband Oxen had come see the Govardhan temple with their friends on Friday when the men attacked them and snatched away their...