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COVID19 Vaccination For Children Begins In Agra While City Reports 33 Fresh Cases

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Agra has so far recorded 25,866 coronavirus cases and 25,317 of them have recovered from the infection, as per the data released by the district administration.

Agra Steps Up Anti-Covid Measures Amid Omicron Scare

Dec 02, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

With the city of Taj being an attractive tourist destination for foreigners, the Agra administration has asked all city hotels to keep it apprised of all their overseas guests amid the worldwide scare of the Omicron variant of coronavirus.

Agra: Air Quality Index Plunges To 'Very Poor', People Report Increased Respiratory Trouble Post Diwali

According to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the air quality index (AQI) at Agra was recorded at 380 at 4 pm.

No Legal Aid To Sedition-Charged Kashmiri Students: Lawyers From Agra

Oct 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The students were booked under the Act that dates back to the British era allegedly for posting a WhatsApp status praising Pakistan players after the team’s victory against India in a T20 cricket match on October 24.

UP: 14-Day Judicial Custody For Kashmiri Students Booked For Sedition After Raising Pro-Pakistan Slogans

According to police, the FIR was initially registered under IPC Sections 153A (promoting enmity between groups) and 505 (creating or publishing content to promote enmity). Section 124A (sedition) of the IPC was included on Friday in the case.

18 September, 2021

Yogi Adityanath Unveils First Prototype Of Kanpur And Agra Metro

Bharat Singh

The metro trains of Kanpur will have the feature of 'regenerative braking', which will help to regenerate and reuse up to 45 percent energy in the system. These trains will also have a state-of-the-art propulsion system to reduce air pollution.

30 August, 2021

UP Police Kill Man Wanted In Bank Robbery Case In Encounter At UP's Agra

Outlook Web Desk

He was wanted in the robbery of a bank at Iradatnagar in Agra and also in several other cases in Agra, Bharatpur and Dholpur.

29 August, 2021

Doctors Save Toddler With Head Stuck Inside Pressure Cooker In UP’s Agra

Outlook Web Desk

The family members took the boy to SM Charitable Hospital where Dr Farhat Khan and his team were able to save child after two hours of painstaking efforts.

21 August, 2021

Taj Mahal To Reopen For Night Viewing From Today

Outlook Web Bureau

Taj Mahal had remained closed for night viewing for over a year due to Covid-19.

24 June, 2021

Maneka Gandhi Hurls Abuses At Agra Vet Over Shoddy Surgery On Dog, Audio Leaked

Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian Veterinary Association (IVA) members of Agra protested in the city raising slogans against Gandhi.

08 June, 2021

'22 Turned Blue In 5 Minutes': Probe Ordered After Agra Hospital's Oxygen 'Mock Drill' Video Goes Viral

Outlook Web Bureau

In the video, the owner of Paras Hospital Dr Arinjay Jain is heard telling some people that the oxygen supply was cut for five minutes as part of a 'mock drill'


11 May, 2021

'What Would Happen To Common Man': BJP MLA On Social Media After Covid Positive Wife Didn’t Get Bed For 3 Hours

Outlook Web Bureau

Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA Ramgopal Lodhi’s wife was given a bed at the hospital following the district magistrate’s intervention

29 April, 2021

Watch: 'Please Save My Mother'; Man In Agra Begs For Oxygen Cylinder

Outlook Web Bureau

In the video, a man in a PPE suit can be heard crying and begging for an oxygen cylinder as policemen stand in front of him.

26 April, 2021

Agra Woman Gangraped While Catering For Wedding

Outlook Web Bureau

The victim was gangraped by a confectioner and his friends, officials said adding that one of the accused has been detained

15 March, 2021

Agra Labourer Succumbs To Injuries After Being Thrashed By Employer

Outlook Web Bureau

The accused, identified as Rajendra owns a tent house in Fatehabad Police Station area of Agra, allegedly thrashed his employee Jeetu on Saturday night

15 March, 2021

Taj Mahal Will Be Renamed As Ram Mahal, Claims BJP MLA Surendra Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

BJP MLA Surendra Singh went on to claim that the monument will soon be renamed under the Yogi Adityanath administration hailing the Chief Minister as a descendant of Shivaji.

07 March, 2021

'10 Years Of A Rollercoaster Ride’: Actor Allu Arjun Celebrates 10th Wedding Anniversary At Taj Mahal

Outlook Web Bureau

Allu Arjun and Sneha Reddy tied the knot in 2011 in Hyderabad. The couple have a son named Allu Ayaan and a daughter named Allu Arha.


04 March, 2021

Bomb Scare At Agra's Taj Mahal, Tourists Evacuated, Search Underway

Outlook Web Bureau

The call was reportedly made from UP's Ferozabad and efforts are on to trace the caller at the moment.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz