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a city in northern India

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A Foreign Office spokesman said: "We are aware of an incident involving a British national in Agra, India.
AGRA, India (TAP) - A 32-year-old British woman backpacking across India jumped from a second floor window to escape an attempted sexual assault by the manager of a hotel close to Agra's Taj Mahal, police said.
Haider was born in Agra, India, in 1945 and his family migrated to Pakistan after independence, two years after he was born.
Dubai 6 a tiny nation that already 'boasts' such monstrosities as the Burj Dubai (tallest man-made structure on earth) and the Al- Maktoum International Airport (the largest commuter hub in the world) 6 seeks to spend a cool $1 billion to construct something called 'The Taj Arabia,' which will be much larger than the 17th-centiry original 1400 miles to the east in Agra, India.
Other romantic hot spots on the list include the self-explanatory Taj Mahal in Agra, India, Juliet's House in Verona, Italy, the Heart Reef on Australia's Great Barrier Reef, the tomb of medieval lovers Abelard and HeloE[macron]se in the Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris and the Alley of the Kiss in Guanajuato, Mexico.
And the Taj Mahal is not a curry house in Birmingham but a marble mausoleum in Agra, India.
Turkey's President Abdullah Gul visited Taj Mahal in Agra, India together with his spouse HayrE-nnisa Gul.
Douglas served in the Signals Regiment and while in Agra, India in 1945 he contracted tuberculosis, which was passed on to his wife, daughter and sister-in-law when he returned.
AICPA Chairman of the Board Ernie Almonte, speaking in Agra, India, to the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAI) recently, said that globalization is increasing the opportunities for accountants in both India and the United States.
RESCUE DRAMA: A rescuer works his way down with the help of a rope, as a crane digs into the soil during an operation to rescue a two-year-old boy trapped for more than 36 hours in a 150ft-deep abandoned well near Agra, India
AGRA, India -- There is much talk in the Indian rug business of "cottage industries" and the use of local artisans who keep the tradition of rug weaving thriving in the country.
The Taj Mahal marble tomb in Agra, India, built by a 17th-century emperor for his wife.
February 2-4--55th Indian Foundry Congress and Bazaar, Agra, India.
In response to such issues, the WRA held a five-day capacity building workshop in Agra, India, December 5-9, 2005: 'Building, maintaining, and sustaining WRA secretariats'.
The official New7Wonders finalist candidates are: 01 Acropolis, Athens, Greece 02 Alhambra, Granada, Spain 03 Angkor, Cambodia 04 Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico 05 Christ Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 06 Colosseum, Rome, Italy 07 Easter Island Statues, Chile 08 Eiffel Tower, Paris, France 09 Great Wall, China 10 Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey 11 Kyomizu Temple, Kyoto, Japan 12 Kremlin, Moscow, Russia 13 Machu Picchu, Peru 14 Neuschwanstein Castle, Fussen, Germany 15 Petra, Jordan 16 Pyramids of Giza, Egypt 17 Statue of Liberty, New York, USA 18 Stonehenge, Amesbury, United Kingdom 19 Sydney Opera House, Australia 20 Taj Mahal, Agra, India 21 Timbuktu, Mali The international telephone voting numbers are: +372-7070271 +372-54111732 +44-870-062-3748