Mathura is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is located approximately 50 kilometres (31 mi) north of Agra, and 145 kilometres (90 mi) south-east of Delhi; about 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) from the town of Vrindavan, and 22 kilometres (14 mi) from Govardhan. It is the administrative centre of Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh. In ancient times, Mathura was an economic hub, located at the junction of important caravan routes. The 2011 Census of India estimated the population of Mathura at 441,894.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Wednesday that it is unfortunate that some people feel that the country will get back to 16th century no sooner they hear the word "OM" and "cow". He was.. IndiaTimes - Published
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to launch the campaign against single-use plastic (SUP) on September 11 from Mathura. Sources said the government is also likely to come out with a detailed.. IndiaTimes - Published
Dharmendra, born as Dharam Singh Deol in Ludhiana in 1935, spent his early life in the district’s Sahnewal village where his father was the headmaster of the village school. He addressed three public.. IndiaTimes - Published
Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav announced last week that the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) will contest three Lok Sabha seats -- Mathura, Baghpat and Muzaffarnagar -- as part of the alliance with.. DNA - Published
Addressing a press conference with RLD leader Jayant Chaudhary, the son of party founder Ajit Singh, Yadav said the party would contest the Mathura, Baghpat and Muzaffarnagar Lok Sabha seats in western.. IndiaTimes - Published