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Nehru Place to get second Metro station


September 2nd, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Nehru Place, a commercial hub and computer hardware market here, will get its second Metro station in 2016 as part of Delhi Metro's phase-III, an ... Read more...

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Mercury slips after heavy rains, more rains expected (Second Lead)


August 29th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Incessant rains over the last two days brought a sharp decline in the capital's maximum temperature to 31.2 degrees Celsius Wednesday, which was three notches ... Read more...

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More rain, more chaos in Delhi (Lead)


August 29th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) It was a rained-out morning in the capital Wednesday with the season's heaviest showers resulting in several areas being waterlogged and the inevitable traffic snarls ... Read more...

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More rain, more chaos in Delhi


August 29th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) It was a rained out morning in the capital Wednesday with the season's heaviest showers resulting in several areas being waterlogged and the inevitable traffic ... Read more...

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Torrential downpour leaves Delhi in traffic snarls, chaos (Lead)


August 27th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) After a muggy afternoon and sporadic drizzle in the national capital Monday, a torrential downpour caused heavy traffic snarls and flooding on roads.Traffic snarls were ... Read more...

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Heavy downpour in Delhi, traffic hit (Second Lead)


August 25th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed Delhi Saturday, causing chaos on city roads. The hour-long downpour in some parts of the city brought traffic to a halt and ... Read more...

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More rain in Delhi spells chaos on city roads (Second Lead)


August 24th, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) A steady drizzle interspersed with heavy showers in some areas Friday saw the capital's traffic getting caught in long snarls as some road stretches ... Read more...

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Season’s heaviest shower halts Delhi, more rain likely (Lead)


August 21st, 2012 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) This monsoon season's heaviest shower drenched Delhi Tuesday, bringing traffic to a halt. Rainfall recorded in the past 8 hours was 28.2 mm even as ... Read more...

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14-hour power failure hit NCR towns


July 30th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 30 (IANS) The sudden failure of the Northern Grid Monday severely affected the NCR towns of Ghaziabad, Noida, Meerut and Bulandshahr, hitting common people and businesses alike. The ... Read more...

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Rains at last in Delhi, more expected Saturday (Lead)


July 27th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The skies opened up and it rained finally in the capital Friday, bringing relief to a parched city after days of watching the dark clouds ... Read more...

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Rains bring respite, problems for Delhi residents (Second Lead)


July 13th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Delhi residents ended Friday on a cool note with heavy rains - 15.2 mm in a span of three hours - washing away ... Read more...

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Power crisis hits parts of Delhi


May 31st, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Adding to the blistering heat in the capital, several parts of Delhi faced an over seven-hour-long power cut Thursday."Three diode-transistor logic circuits of 22 KV ... Read more...

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Delhi power company fine-tuning supply network


May 18th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Expecting the demand for power in the capital to cross 5,400 megawatts during the peak of summer, BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL) has started checking ... Read more...

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Two taxi drivers held for killing woman in Delhi


May 14th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Two taxi drivers were arrested in south Delhi for murdering a 25-year-old woman when she resisted their sexual assault attempt after taking a lift in ... Read more...

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Woman found dead near Delhi metro station


April 24th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) A young woman was found dead near the Nehru Place Metro Station here Tuesday morning, said the police, adding she might have been raped and ... Read more...

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Two IT firm workers killed in accident


March 15th, 2012 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Two employees of an IT company were killed when the motorcycle they were travelling on was hit by an unidentified vehicle on a flyover in ... Read more...

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Panic as 4.9 tremor shakes Delhi, adjoining areas (Fourth Lead)


March 5th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A 4.9-magnitude temblor shook the Indian capital and its adjoining areas Monday afternoon, startling people in offices and homes as the ground shook and windowpanes ... Read more...

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4.9 quake shakes Delhi, suburbs (Fourth Lead)


March 5th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 5 (IANS) A 4.9-magnitude temblor shook the Indian capital and its adjoining areas in the National Capital Region (NCR) Monday afternoon. There were no immediate reports of ... Read more...

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4.9 quake shakes Delhi, suburbs (Third Lead)


March 5th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A 4.9-magnitude temblor shook the Indian capital and its adjoining areas in the National Capital Region (NCR) Monday afternoon. There were no immediate reports of ... Read more...

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BSP legislator’s son accused of assaulting Russian woman


March 1st, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) The son of a Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator from Uttar Pradesh has been accused of assaulting and threatening his Russian female friend in ... Read more...

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Nehru Place shuts down to demand basic amenities


February 1st, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Protesting against the civic apathy to end unregulated hawking, insufficient safety provisions and lack of basic amenities including cleanliness, Nehru Place, one of Asia's leading ... Read more...

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Don’t worry, passport office at ITO by mid-January


December 23rd, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) With the shutdown of the Regional Passport Office (RPO) in south Delhi creating anxiety among residents here, the RPO Friday assured that a new centre ... Read more...

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US lists Delhi’s Nehru Place among 30 ‘notorious markets’


December 21st, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Nehru Place market in New Delhi has been listed by the United States among 30 notorious markets that are reportedly engaged in piracy and counterfeiting and ... Read more...

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Delhi property circle rates rise 15-250 percent


October 31st, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday hiked the circle rates -- minimum prices for sale or purchase of real estate -- by 15-250 percent, with experts welcoming ... Read more...

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Minor speeding on scooter injures cop


October 18th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) A head constable's leg was fractured when a minor boy on a scooter hit him in south Delhi, police said Monday.The boy, a Class 10 ... Read more...

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DTC buses collide, 17 injured


October 1st, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) At least 17 passengers were injured when two Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses collided here Saturday, police said.The accident occurred around 10 a.m. on Outer ... Read more...

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Youth dies as his car falls off rail overbridge


September 29th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) An 18-year-old law student was killed after he lost control of his car and the vehicle fell off a railway overbridge in south Delhi early ... Read more...

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Rains lash Delhi again, commuter woes continue


September 16th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) The national capital was rained out again Tuesday with heavy showers in the morning and traffic jams being reported from several places in the city. ... Read more...

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Delhi gets Berlin bear - a German friendship symbol


September 13th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) German Ambassador Thomas Matussek Tuesday unveiled a two-metre Buddy Bear sculpture in front of the embassy here as part of the over-year long celebrations ... Read more...

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More rains likely in Delhi (Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) More rains are likely in Delhi, which recorded 16.1 mm of rainfall Tuesday, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD. The resultant waterlogging led to ... Read more...

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Indian youngsters at home with Chinese video games


July 5th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Gone are the days when youngsters would make a beeline for video parlours. Play stations and home video games are the new rage, with cheaper ... Read more...

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Computer piracy thrives here, but no complaints!


March 28th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) When a computer software costing over a thousand rupees is available in its pirated avatar for a few hundred rupees, the customer does not complain. ... Read more...

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Delhi experiences showers, more expected Friday (Second Lead)


March 3rd, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Delhi woke up to overcast skies Thursday, with showers in the morning flooding some areas and causing traffic snarls. More showers are in store Friday, ... Read more...

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Rains flood roads, cause jams in Delhi (Lead)


March 3rd, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) The morning showers here Thursday flooded some areas and led to traffic jams, an official said.Traffic snarls were reported from a wide area ranging from ... Read more...

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NDMC launches disaster management centre


February 19th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) Saturday launched its maiden disaster management centre - the fourth such facility in the city - which would provide emergency help ... Read more...

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