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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. Located on the Yamuna river, Delhi 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, while the NCT's population was about 16.8 million. Delhi's urban agglomeration, which includes the satellite cities of Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Gurgaon and Noida in an area known as the National Capital Region (NCR), has an estimated population of over 28 million, making it the largest metropolitan area in India and the second-largest in the world. Delhi is the second-wealthiest city in India, 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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Govt says ‘no record’ of farmers' deaths due to protest, so no financial assistance | Oneindia News [Video]

Govt says ‘no record’ of farmers' deaths due to protest, so no financial assistance | Oneindia News

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has informed Parliament that the government has ‘no record’ of the deaths of the farmers who camped out at Delhi borders protesting against the now..

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Delhi petrol prices cheaper by Rs 8 after AAP slashes VAT | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi petrol prices cheaper by Rs 8 after AAP slashes VAT | Oneindia News

The price of petrol in Delhi has been reduced by Rs 8. The relief comes after the Delhi cabinet decided to slash VAT from 30% to 19.40%; The Central Pollution Control Board reported that the average..

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Delhi girl’s scooty number plate makes her ashamed of riding| Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi girl’s scooty number plate makes her ashamed of riding| Oneindia News

The number plate of her scooty has become a big problem for a Delhi girl. The number plate that reads DL 3 S EX has made her a laughing stock in her neighborhood. #DelhiScooty #DelhiGirlScooty..

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Delhi CM Kejriwal urges ban on international flights amid Omicron concerns | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi CM Kejriwal urges ban on international flights amid Omicron concerns | Oneindia News

Taking to Twitter this morning, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal appealed to the Prime Minister to put a stop to international flights as a new strain of Covid with a concerning no of mutations is reportedly..

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Gautam Gambhir receives third threat letter from ISIS Kashmir| Oneindia News [Video]

Gautam Gambhir receives third threat letter from ISIS Kashmir| Oneindia News

BJP MP Gautam Gambhir allegedly received another threat letter, third this week, from ISIS Kashmir on Sunday. The terror organization mentioned the Delhi police in their latest..

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WHO prof on ‘Omicron’, says new variant more transmissible, could escape immunity | Oneindia News [Video]

WHO prof on ‘Omicron’, says new variant more transmissible, could escape immunity | Oneindia News

India’s top microbiologist and virologist, Gagandeep Kang said Omicron could be more transmissible; Government in farm laws repeal note; Delhi schools will be reopened from November 29 for all..

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Delhi CM Kejriwal joins contractual teachers’ protest in Punjab’s Mohali | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi CM Kejriwal joins contractual teachers’ protest in Punjab’s Mohali | Oneindia News

Today, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal joined a teachers' protest at Mohali and promised to regularise their jobs if the Aam Aadmi Party comes to power in next year's Punjab Assembly..

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Scrapping Farm Bills: BJP MPs told to be present in Parliament on Monday | Oneindia News [Video]

Scrapping Farm Bills: BJP MPs told to be present in Parliament on Monday | Oneindia News

The BJP has issued a whip to its Lok Sabha MPs to be present on Monday when a bill to repeal the three farm laws will be tabled by Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar in Parliament; PM..

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Farmers gather at Delhi border to mark one year of the protest against Farm laws | Oneindia News [Video]

Farmers gather at Delhi border to mark one year of the protest against Farm laws | Oneindia News

As the farmer’s protest completed one year more farmers gather at the Delhi border. Last week PM Modi announced that Farm laws will be rolled back. #FarmerProtest #DelhiBorder #FarmLaws

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Tamil Nadu Rains: Schools and colleges closed in 22 districts over heavy rain alert | Oneindia News [Video]

Tamil Nadu Rains: Schools and colleges closed in 22 districts over heavy rain alert | Oneindia News

Today, officials in Tamil Nadu said that a red alert for heavy rainfall has been issued for 5 districts of the state, and schools and colleges have been closed in 22 districts; 14 opposition parties..

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Delhi schools & colleges to open from November 29 as air pollution declines | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi schools & colleges to open from November 29 as air pollution declines | Oneindia News

The Delhi government has decided to reopen schools and colleges in the national capital from November 29th as the air pollution is on a decline. #DelhiPollution #DelhireopensSchools..

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Delhi air quality improves to 'poor' category with change in wind flow, AQI at 280 | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi air quality improves to 'poor' category with change in wind flow, AQI at 280 | Oneindia News

The air quality of Delhi improved from the 'very poor' to the 'poor' category today; The government has listed the Banking Laws (Amendment) Bill 2021 to privatise two public sector banks; The SC..

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Delhi air pollution: SC to keep hearing matter, will not give final orders | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi air pollution: SC to keep hearing matter, will not give final orders | Oneindia News

On Wednesday morning, the Supreme Court began hearing once again a PIL related to the rising pollution levels in Delhi NCR. The top court observed that India was sending a wrong signal to the world..

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Chandni Chowk vlog: Delhi's oldest quarters transformed after redevelopment | Oneindia News [Video]

Chandni Chowk vlog: Delhi's oldest quarters transformed after redevelopment | Oneindia News

Delhi's olsest quarters, Chandni Chowk, has been transformed after months of redevelopment that has restored the area to its former glory #ChandniChowk #ArvindKejriwal #AamAadmiParty

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Congress leader & former cricketer Kirti Azad to join TMC today in Delhi: sources | Oneindia News [Video]

Congress leader & former cricketer Kirti Azad to join TMC today in Delhi: sources | Oneindia News

According to media reports, sources said that Congress leader Kirti Azad will join Trinamool Congress (TMC) today in Delhi. #KirtiAzad #TMC #Congress

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Mamata Banerjee: Will meet PM Modi about Tripura violence, BSF jurisdiction | Oneindia News [Video]

Mamata Banerjee: Will meet PM Modi about Tripura violence, BSF jurisdiction | Oneindia News

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said she will meet PM Modi during her visit to Delhi, and raise issues concerning BSF jurisdiction and Tripura violence; A day after the cabinet reshuffle, Rajasthan..

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Farmers to march to parliament or 'Sansad Chalo' on Nov 29 | Farmers protest | Oneindia News [Video]

Farmers to march to parliament or 'Sansad Chalo' on Nov 29 | Farmers protest | Oneindia News

Today, SKM met at Singhu border and decided on a series of upcoming programmes; All Delhi schools will be closed due to pollution till further notice; Water leaks from cracks in Andhra's biggest..

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Delhi air quality remained in ‘Very Poor’ category, DDMA relaxes restrictions | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi air quality remained in ‘Very Poor’ category, DDMA relaxes restrictions | Oneindia News

Air quality in Delhi remained in the ‘very poor' category. AQI in Anand Vihar, Jahangirpuri, Mundka, RK Puram, Rohini, and Vivek Vihar was 401 and 500, which is categorized as..

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Delhi, Lahore smog forces school, plant closures as residents choke [Video]

Delhi, Lahore smog forces school, plant closures as residents choke

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Delhi government bans entry of outside vehicles to curb air pollution | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi government bans entry of outside vehicles to curb air pollution | Oneindia News

Delhi government banned the entry of vehicles from outside the city, except those involved in essential services. The Supreme Court came down hardon the Delhi government over the deteriorating air..

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CJI says TV debates spread more pollution as Centre, Delhi govt bicker | Oneindia News [Video]

CJI says TV debates spread more pollution as Centre, Delhi govt bicker | Oneindia News

The CJI spoke up sharply amid back and forth between the Delhi government and the Centre over the stubble burning data, saying that 'Debates on TV are causing more pollution than any other sources'...

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Delhi government exits liquor business, 850 swanky private vends to operate | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi government exits liquor business, 850 swanky private vends to operate | Oneindia News

The Delhi government has officially exited the liquor business on Tuesday night, as the national capital is set to get 850 swanky private run liquor vends from Wednesday. #DelhiLiquorShops..

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Delhi pollution control measures: Schools, colleges, thermal plants closed | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi pollution control measures: Schools, colleges, thermal plants closed | Oneindia News

Before the air quaity in the national capital slips to the severe category, several emergency measures have been put in place for the next few days by the Commission for Air Quality Management..

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Delhi pollution update: Emergency meeting led by Centre likely today | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi pollution update: Emergency meeting led by Centre likely today | Oneindia News

As the air quality in Delhi deteriorates, the Supreme Court had asked the Government to hold an emergency meeting on Tuesday to decide how to tackle the situation. DelhiAirPollution #DelhiAirQuality..

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Delhi Air pollution: SC pulls up AAP government, tell center to take swift action | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi Air pollution: SC pulls up AAP government, tell center to take swift action | Oneindia News

The Supreme Court on Monday took up the issue of Delhi’s air pollution. It told the center to take swift action to reduce toxic smog and also pulled up the Delhi government for "lame excuses" and..

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