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Ma·thu·ra

 (mŭt′ər-ə) also Mut·tra (mŭt′rə)
A city of north-central India northwest of Agra. An important repository of ancient Indian art, it is a Hindu pilgrimage site revered as the reputed birthplace of Krishna.
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Mathura

(ˈmʌtʊərə; mʌˈθʊərə)
n
(Placename) a city in N India, in W Uttar Pradesh on the Jumna River: a place of Hindu pilgrimage, revered as the birthplace of Krishna. Pop: 298 827 (2001). Former name: Muttra
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Ma•thu•ra

(ˈmʌt ʊ rə)

n.
a city in W Uttar Pradesh, in N India: Hindu shrine and holy city; reputed birthplace of Krishna. 161,000. Formerly, Muttra.
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Summary: Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 24 (ANI): Hindu festival of Krishna Janmashtami, which falls on the eighth day or the Ashtami of the holy month of Shravana, marking the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, was celebrated with great fervour here on Saturday.
A 35- YEAR- OLD Polish woman has alleged that she was drugged and sexually assaulted by a taxi driver when she headed from Mathura to Delhi, the police said on Saturday.
Summary: Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 3 (ANI): Mortal remains of Sepoy Rambir who lost his life in an encounter with terrorists in Shopian, reached his native village, Mathura on Saturday.
Gurubaaz Singh, 45, packed Navjot Kaur's body in a suitcase and left it on a train to Mathura. Singh, who has been arrested, feared that his family would also get infected with HIV.
Summary: Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 24 (ANI): Actor-turned-politician Hema Malini on Friday won the Mathura Lok Sabha seat by a margin of 2,93,471 votes.
Summary: Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 22 (ANI): A man was allegedly tied to a pillar and his head tonsured in Mathura's Ading village on Wednesday.
Summary: Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India] Apr 13, (ANI): Seventy-six-year-old Baba Phakkad Singh, who has unsuccessfully contested 16 elections, is all set to try his luck for the 17th time from Mathura Lok Sabha constituency.
Summary: Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Apr 14 (ANI): Veteran actor Dharmendra on Sunday campaigned for his wife and BJP MP Hema Malini in Mathura and appealed to the people to support her in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.