What is Agra?

  • (noun): A city in northern India; former capital of the Mogul empire; site of the Taj Mahal.

Agra

Agra (i/ˈɑːɡrə/; Hindi: आगरा, Urdu: آگرہ‎), the former capital of Hindustan, is a city on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is 363 kilometres (226 mi) west of the state capital, Lucknow, and 200 kilometres (124 mi) south of the national capital New Delhi. With a population of 1,686,976 (2010 est.), it is one of the most populous cities in Uttar Pradesh and the 19th most populous in India. Agra can also refer to the administrative district that has its headquarters in Agra city.

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Shilendra Kumar Singh - Early Life and Education
... A topper throughout school and college, he is an alumnus of St Johns College, Agra which is affiliated to Agra University where he received a Bachelor's Degree in ... He attended the Agra University and received a Master's Degree in History and an LLB Degree ...
Lashkar Express - Train No
... Train number 2161 Mumbai to Agra Cantt ... Train number 2162 Agra Cantt ... to Mumbai, leaves Agra Cantt ...
Agra, Sindh
... Agra is a town in the Sindh province of Pakistan ... It is located at 27°24'0N 68°23'0E with an altitude of 47 metres (157 feet) ...
Agra City - See Also
... Agra Cantt Agra Fort Railway Station Railways in Agra. ...
Lashkar Express
... The Lashkar Express runs between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai, Maharashtra and Agra Cantt ... in Agra, Uttar Pradesh ... It is a weekly train and runs from Mumbai on Fridays from Agra Cantt ...