Delhi

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Delhi, officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is a city and a union territory of India containing New Delhi, the capital of India. It is bordered by 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 neighboring satellite cities of Faridabad, Gurgaon, Ghaziabad and Noida in an area now called Central National Capital Region (CNCR) and had an estimated 2016 population of over 26 million people, making it the world's second-largest urban area according to United Nations. As of 2016, 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, with a total private wealth of $450 billion and is home to 18 billionaires and 23,000 millionaires.

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The BJP has asked its Delhi unit and city Lok Sabha poll incharge Nirmala Sitharaman to send a fresh list of shortlisted candidates for the seven Lok Sabha..
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The Delhi chief electoral office on Monday said it was awaiting a reply from the makers of a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, scheduled to be released on..
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A Delhi court on Monday allowed Rajeev Saxena, an alleged middleman, to turn approver in the AgustaWestland money laundering case. The Enforcement Directorate..
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A Delhi court Monday summoned lawyer Gautam Khaitan, his wife Ritu and two companies - Ismax and Windfor - following a charge sheet filed by Enforcement..
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A Delhi court on Monday extended till April 26 the interim protection from arrest granted to former Union minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram in..
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Delhi Congress president Sheila Dikshit and other leaders of the unit Monday discussed the possibility of an alliance with the AAP for the Lok Sabha polls in the..
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Pune is the next most-dense city with 359 cars per km, ahead of 319 per km in Kolkata, 297 in Chennai and 149 in Bangalore, show statistics from the respective..
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Delhi: All India Institute of Medical Sciences launched mobile methadone vans to provide treatment to opioid addicts in inner-city.
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Apart from eyeing state's crown, CM Chandrababu Naidu and YSRCP's Jaganmohan Reddy are aiming to send maximum MPs to the Centre
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So, Bhalla got large three posters made—one each for the AAP, the BJP and the Congress—which read “Aap humein vote do, hum aapko dengue, malaria aur..
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The incident occurred between 1:30 and 2 pm... Prima facie, it seems they went in the sewage treatment unit for cleaning purposes," Monika Bhardwaj, Deputy..
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They said they had proposed an alternative venue which was 150 metres away from the site. "BJP gets my public rally cancelled today thro police. Police denies..
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A Delhi court has allowed the ED to send LR to 21 countries, involving the UK and the UAE, seeking assistance in the probe of a Rs 8,100 crore bank fraud case..
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On Saturday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched an attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi by comparing him with Adolf Hitler
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27-year-old Sajjad Ahmed Khan was arrested from Red Fort area
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Further, intelligence agencies had alerted the Delhi police that some Hurriyat leaders would be participating as well
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The states, where the party's nominees for the polls were discussed, included Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Gujarat and Goa
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Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal has said he will "certainly contest" from Delhi's Chandni Chowk seat in the Lok Sabha, irrespective of whether there is an..
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A Jaish-e-Mohammed operative Sajjad Khan, a close aide of Pulwama attack mastermind Muddasir was arrested in New Delhi, police said on Friday.
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Ahead of Lok Sabha elections 2019 former international cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Friday joined the BJP and is expected to be fielded by the party in the..
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The names were announced by senior BJP leader JP Nadda at a press conference in Delhi.
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Five men were arrested for allegedly stealing over 1,000 batteries from vehicles, e-rickshaws and trucks in southeast Delhi's Badarpur, police said Wednesday.
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A Delhi court sentenced 5 Uttar Pradesh policemen to a 10-year jail term for custodial death of a 26-year-old man, saying any lenient view by way of a meagre..
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A Delhi court on Wednesday allowed ED to quiz Altaf Shah, son-in-law of separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani in the terror-funding case
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Guj BJP's parliamentary board concludes, over to Delhi now
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Talking to reporters, he claimed media reports stating that talks between the AAP and the Congress had been finalised were planted by the grand old party
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A Delhi court on Tuesday extended Robert Vadra's anticipatory bail in a money laundering case till March 25 and asked him to join the probe in the matter after..
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This intervention of the NCP comes after the Delhi Congress unit's divergent views on an AAP-Congress tie up came to a head when Delhi Congress Chief Sheila..
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NCP Leader Sharad Pawar intervened in the ongoing war of words and possible alliance discussions in Delhi between the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress
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China on Monday said that it would like to see the easing of tensions between India and Pakistan following the Pulwama terror attack and the issue would figure..
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A day after declaring its candidate for the seventh Lok Sabha seat, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday made it clear that there would be neither any alliance..
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It is alleged that some departmental service matter of Gogoi was pending in the ministry for which he sought help of his batchmate Johri, who was on a visit to..
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Claiming himself an IPS officer, a 30-year-old man was arrested from Rohini area for allegedly stalking and duping a woman on the pretext of providing her with a..
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With support base of the Left and Congress rapidly on the wane, fight this time will largely be two way - between the Trinamool and the saffron camps
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Earlier this week, political parties in Kerala were asked by the poll authority to refrain from soliciting votes in the name of Lord Ayyappa, the presiding deity..
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The SC on Friday declined to entertain a plea filed by a woman seeking police protection and permission to approach Delhi HC for legal remedies regarding her..
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