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National Capital Region (India): Planning region in India
The National Capital Region (NCR) is a planning region centred upon the National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi in India. It encompasses Delhi and several districts surrounding it from the states of Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan. The NCR and the associated National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) were created in 1985 to plan the development of the region and to evolve harmonized policies for the control of land-uses and development of infrastructure in the region. Prominent cities of NCR include Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurugram, Noida and Meerut.

Diwali Pollution| What he Youngsters Think About It| The Measures to Tackle| Oneindia News [Video]

Diwali Pollution| What he Youngsters Think About It| The Measures to Tackle| Oneindia News

The Post-Diwali Pollution is a toxic. A thick toxic haze or 'smog' returned to Delhi, Noida, Gurugram and surrounding places a day after Diwali in India. This is a common affair after people burst..

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Delhi Air crisis worsens as Diwali fireworks wipe out rain relief | Delhi AQI | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi Air crisis worsens as Diwali fireworks wipe out rain relief | Delhi AQI | Oneindia News

The air quality in Delhi and nearby cities reached hazardous levels a day after Diwali with the widespread violation of the firecracker ban across the National Capital Region (NCR) on Sunday raising..

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Exploring India's 1st RapidX Rail’s Lavish Facilities | Congress' Name Grievance | Oneindia News [Video]

Exploring India's 1st RapidX Rail’s Lavish Facilities | Congress' Name Grievance | Oneindia News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates India's inaugural RapidX rail, the NaMo Bharat, marking the commencement of the Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) between Sahibabad station and Duhai Depot..

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‘NaMo Bharat’: PM Modi Inaugurates India's 1st RapidX Rail Service | Oneindia News [Video]

‘NaMo Bharat’: PM Modi Inaugurates India's 1st RapidX Rail Service | Oneindia News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates India's inaugural RapidX rail, the NaMo Bharat, marking the commencement of the Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) between Sahibabad station and Duhai Depot..

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Delhi chokes on smog as AQI remains in 'severe' category, Greater Noida most polluted in NCR

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Earthquake in Delhi NCR: Noida, Ghaziabad, Lucknow, more; cities where tremors were felt

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