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 2018 population of over 28 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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The systematic vandalism of CCTV cameras also confirms a pre-planned conspiracy to disturb law and order in the city, the court observed.
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Amarinder Singh is in Delhi and there were speculations about him meeting Home Minister Amit Shah.
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Twitter was abuzz with reactions over observations made by HC. While many alluded to people like former AAP councillor Tahir Hussain, Sharjeel Imam as the key..
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Sidhu's resignation comes at a time when Captain Amarinder Singh is travelling to Delhi and it is believed that he may meet Amit Shah here.
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This speculation comes amid his scheduled trip to Delhi today.
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The incident comes just days after the notorious gangster Jitendra Gogi was murdered inside the Rohini Court.
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With the new excise policy, the Delhi government will get revenue of about Rs 3,500 crore every year from November 2021 onwards
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About 25 trains have been affected due to the Bharat Bandh called by farm unions on Monday to protest the Centre's three agri laws, officials said. "More than 20..
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Due to Bharat Bandh, massive traffic can be observed in several busy areas such as Gurugram- Delhi border and DND flyover.
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Mobilisation of farmers opposed to the new farm laws is in full swing for the Bharat bandh on Monday. Their presence at the Singhu protest site along the..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday visited the construction site of the new Parliament building in New Delhi. He spent almost an hour at the site and did a..
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In 2020, she was honoured with the 'Adarsh ??Yuva Vidhayak Samman' at Vigyan Bhawan, Delhi. She is the only MLA in the state to receive this honour
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Under a new initiative, vehicles that are more than 15-years-old will be banned in Delhi as part of the scrapping policy.
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After days of hectic discussions and uncertainty, the Congress leadership finally arrived at a consensus on who all will join the Punjab cabinet. The list was..
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Out of 1,62,344 vaccine doses administered in the last 24 hours, a total of 71,096 doses were administered for the first time
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These officials fear that as alcohol becomes cheaper in Delhi, its smuggling in adjoining areas will increase.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah will chair a high-level meeting with Chief Ministers of ten Naxal-hit states in Delhi on Sunday to review the current status as..
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Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana confirmed that the attackers have been neutralized.
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The government said directions for this have been issued to all 11 thermal power plants within 300 kms radius of Delhi
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The purpose of the smog tower is to help filter air and reduce pollution levels. Every year Delhi's air quality worsens during the winters.
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Husband of the deceased made the PCR call after he was informed about the deaths by her friends over the phone. A case of murder has been registered.
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The maximum temperature on Wednesday is likely to be 32 degrees Celsius with a minimum of 26 degrees Celsius. Relative humidity at 8.30 am was 84%.
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The time of getting tests done extended by 5 and a half hours in AIIMS, Delhi. Committee recommends patients get up to Rs 500 tests done free of cost.
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For Wednesday, in Delhi, the IMD issued an "Orange" alert, a "yellow" for Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday, and a "green" alert for Friday.
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The Enforcement Directorate (ED) Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that the claim of TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee's wife, who had sought exemption from appearance in..
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Citing the killing of two sadhus in Palghar, the Shiv Sena leader said that it was a very painful incident and questions were raised from Delhi to UP.
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Civilians injured in police operations across Delhi constituted over 29% of the all-India figure of 226. In J&K, a hub of civilian protests in the past, 43..
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The daily Covid positive rate was reported at 0.4 per cent, while the cumulative positivity rate in the city stands at 5.34 per cent
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Most of the restaurant and bar managers in the city think that though the businesses are coming on the track slowly in the post-lockdown era
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