Delhi

Metropolitan City and Union Territory of India

Delhi, officially the National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi, is a city and a union territory of India containing New Delhi, the capital of India. It is bordered by the state of Haryana on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh to the east. The NCT covers an area of 1,484 square kilometres (573 sq mi). According to the 2011 census, Delhi's city proper population was over 11 million, the second-highest in India after Mumbai, while the whole NCT's population was about 16.8 million. Delhi's urban area is now considered to extend beyond the NCT boundaries, and include the neighbouring satellite cities of Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Gurgaon and Noida in an area called the National Capital Region (NCR) and had an estimated 2016 population of over 26 million people, making it the world's second-largest urban area according to the United Nations. Recent estimates of the metro economy of its urban area have ranked Delhi either the most or second-most productive metro area of India. Delhi is the second-wealthiest city in India after Mumbai and is home to 18 billionaires and 23,000 millionaires. Delhi ranks fifth among the Indian states and union territories in human development index. Delhi has the second-highest GDP per capita in India. Delhi is of great historical significance as an important commercial, transport, and cultural hub, as well as the political centre of India.

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Right after the case against him was transferred from the Chennai Police to the CB-CID, he was missing.
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Atmospheric conditions are still not favourable for further advance of monsoon into Rajasthan, remaining parts of Gujarat, Punjab, Haryana and Delhi, the India..
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The govt has said that 10-year-old diesel and 15-year-old petrol cars should be scrapped soon, otherwise action will be taken against their owners.
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Delhi Police on Wednesday challenged the high court's order granting bail to three student activists in the 2020 Delhi riots case. The special leave petition was..
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Protesting without arms is a fundamental right and not a “terrorist activity”, the Delhi high court said on Tuesday, granting bail to three university..
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Till now, this discount was on takeaway, but after unlock-3 in Delhi, now one can get a 20 percent discount for eating in the restaurant.
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A day after a delegation of BJP MLAs petitioned him for alleged deterioration of the law and order situation in the state, West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar..
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​Twitter reacted to the development, with many opposing the bail. There were others who claimed that the young activists were wrongly targeted.​​
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Delhi, Punjab and Haryana are predicted to witness thunderstorms with lightning, hail and squall (speed reaching 50-60 kmph).
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The Delhi High Court on Tuesday granted bail to student activists Devangana Kalita, Natasha Narwal and Asif Iqbal Tanha, booked under the stringent Unlawful..
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Though Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal on Monday declared that his party would contest all 182 assembly seats in Gujarat..
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With COVID numbers in Delhi dropping to a three-month low, all market activities are allowed from today, i.e. June 14, but with certain restrictions.
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday (June 13) announced that after 5 am tomorrow, all activities will be allowed except some activities.
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On May 31, CM Kejriwal had announced phased reopening of Delhi had allowed the resumption of construction and manufacturing activities,
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The buzz that was going on for quite sometime intensified after series of meetings took place between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah..
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Five years ago, she had to have 48 uterine fibroids removed in a surgery. When the woman, 29, from Delhi started getting abdominal pains again, she suspected..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday appreciated the measures taken by the UP government in battling the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to an..
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In an apparent reference to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath's New Delhi visit, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said that bad days..
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So far, 15 such patients have come to the ENT department of the same government hospital in Delhi.
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At present, under Unlock 2 in Delhi, shops have been allowed to open on odd-even basis.
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Drivers on the roads of Delhi now have to be extra careful as violations of these speed limits will result in paying a heavy fine.
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Chief minister Yogi Adityanath, who is on a two-day visit to Delhi, arrived at 7 Lok Kalyan Marg, PM's official residence, to meet PM Narendra Modi on Friday..
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After meeting with the Prime Minister, Adityanath will meet BJP chief JP Nadda to discuss the political situation in the state
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Yogi's arrival in the national Capital once again reignited speculation about an imminent leadership change in UP, perplexing the party brass. ​​Senior..
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The farmers had made a call that they would reach Delhi's Singhu border on June 10 and be a part of the months-long farmers' agitation.
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Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath is on a visit to the national capital where he is likely to meet top BJP leaders, including Union home minister Amit..
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On a day the Congress suffered a jolt with Jitin Prasada joining the BJP in Delhi, the crisis in the party deepened in Rajasthan with AICC general secretary and..
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The bus, which was travelling from Lucknow to Delhi, collided with an auto coming from the opposite direction.
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After observing 42 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, The IMD has issued a warning that the temperature in Delhi could rise further today.
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Farmer protests in India have registered an almost five-fold increase since 2017, said the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) in its new report that also..
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