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New Delhi: Capital of India
New Delhi is the capital of India and an administrative district of NCT Delhi. New Delhi is also the seat of all three branches of the government of India, hosting the Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament House, and the Supreme Court of India.

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India posts global record of 315,000 daily Covid cases [Video]

India posts global record of 315,000 daily Covid cases

India posted a global record of almost 315,000 new Covid infections on Thursday as hospitals in New Delhi sent out desperate warnings that patients could die without fresh oxygen supplies

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Workers flee New Delhi as week-long lockdown is announced [Video]

Workers flee New Delhi as week-long lockdown is announced

Following the announcement of a new week-long lockdown in New Delhi, tens of thousands of workers crowd Anand Vihar Terminal in east Delhi, waiting to take buses to their home states

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Watch: Covid patients share bed at Delhi’s LNJP hospital amid surge in cases [Video]

Watch: Covid patients share bed at Delhi’s LNJP hospital amid surge in cases

Gasping for air, two men wearing oxygen masks share a bed in a government hospital in India's capital New Delhi, victims of the country's growing COVID-19 crisis. At Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan..

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Watch: EAM S Jaishnakar meets French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian [Video]

Watch: EAM S Jaishnakar meets French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian

External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar met Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France in New Delhi on April 13. Le Drian is on a three-day visit to India from April..

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Largest religious festival on Earth takes place in India as Covid-19 surges [Video]

Largest religious festival on Earth takes place in India as Covid-19 surges

As many as 5 million religious pilgrims are expected to flock to the Ganges river as coronavirus cases soar in India. India reported 168,912 new cases Monday, its highest single-day figure for the..

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PM Modi gets Covid-19 vaccine second dose, says 'if eligible, get your shot' | Oneindia News [Video]

PM Modi gets Covid-19 vaccine second dose, says 'if eligible, get your shot' | Oneindia News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took the second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi. He had received the first dose of Bharat Biotech's..

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EAM Jaishankar, Bahraini counterpart hold 3rd High Joint Commission meeting [Video]

EAM Jaishankar, Bahraini counterpart hold 3rd High Joint Commission meeting

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met his Bahraini counterpart in New Delhi on Wednesday. The two leaders met at Hyderabad house in the capital. Bahraini foreign minister Abdullatif Bin Rashid Al..

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Dharmendra Pradhan, US special envoy John Kerry discuss energy & other issues [Video]

Dharmendra Pradhan, US special envoy John Kerry discuss energy & other issues

Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan met US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry on Wednesday. The dignitaries held talks on several issues including energy and technology. The meeting took..

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Biden's special envoy for Climate John Kerry meets Prakash Javadekar [Video]

Biden's special envoy for Climate John Kerry meets Prakash Javadekar

US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, John Kerry met Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar in New Delhi on April 06. Both the leaders discussed wide range of..

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Candlelight vigil held in Delhi to condemn brutal murder of 3 Zeliangrong civilians in Nagaland [Video]

Candlelight vigil held in Delhi to condemn brutal murder of 3 Zeliangrong civilians in Nagaland

Zeliangrong Students' Union Delhi (ZSUD) and Zeliangrong Welfare Association Delhi (ZWAD) jointly organized a candlelight vigil in Nagaland House, New Delhi on March 30. The program was organized to..

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Dargah of Sayyad Nasir Hussain acting as a symbol of religious harmony [Video]

Dargah of Sayyad Nasir Hussain acting as a symbol of religious harmony

The epicentre of faiths, the Dargah of Sayyad Nasir Hussain Rahmatullah Alaih situated in the bustling lanes of New Delhi is a melange of diversities. Situated in the Hari Nagar area of the National..

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India gifts one lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Nepal Army [Video]

India gifts one lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Nepal Army

As a mark of friendship and strong ties between New Delhi and Kathmandu, India gifted one lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the Nepal Army on March 28. The nine packages of Covishield vaccines,..

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Delhi Mizo Student Association holds candlelight vigil in solidarity with Myanmar [Video]

Delhi Mizo Student Association holds candlelight vigil in solidarity with Myanmar

In solidarity with people killed in the Myanmar military crackdown, the Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP) organized a candlelight vigil at Mizoram House, Vasant Vihar in New Delhi on March 23. The program was..

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UNESCO, NMCG celebrate World Water Day 2021 with students [Video]

UNESCO, NMCG celebrate World Water Day 2021 with students

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) New Delhi, along with the National Mission for Clean Ganga and other partners, organized a hybrid event with school children..

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EAM Jaishankar meets Afghan counterpart Atmar; holds talks on peace process [Video]

EAM Jaishankar meets Afghan counterpart Atmar; holds talks on peace process

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met his Afghan counterpart in New Delhi on March 22. Afghan foreign minister Mohammad Haneef Atmar is on a 3-day visit to Indi. Both ministers held talks with a..

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Kangana wins National award for best actress for 'Manikarnika'| Oneindia News [Video]

Kangana wins National award for best actress for 'Manikarnika'| Oneindia News

Sushant Singh Rajput-starrer 'Chhichore' has won the National Award in the best Hindi film category. Kangana Ranaut has won the best actress award for her films 'Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi" and..

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US Defense Secretary receives guard of honour at Vigyan Bhawan [Video]

US Defense Secretary receives guard of honour at Vigyan Bhawan

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd James Austin III was accorded guard of honour at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi on March 20. He was received by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at the venue. Austin is on 3-day..

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Russian foreign minister Lavrov to visit India next week

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Pakal Dul, Lower Kalnai projects in accordance with Indus Water Treaty: India to Pakistan in PIC meet

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Secret India-Pakistan peace roadmap brokered by top UAE royals

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Kerala Assembly Elections 2021: Former Congress leader PC Chacko joins NCP in presence of Sharad Pawar

"I am formally joining the NCP today", he told reporters in New Delhi after meeting CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury.
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PM Modi to release manuscript on shlokas of Srimad Bhagavadgita today

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India tells Pakistan to stop state-sponsored cross-border terrorism

India said on Tuesday that Pakistan, a country in dire economic situation, should stop state-sponsored cross-border terrorism and end institutionalised violation of human rights of its minority and..
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Joint statement: India, Pakistan review situation along LoC in 'free, frank' atmosphere

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