Delhi

Delhi (/ˈdɛli/, Hindustani pronunciation: [d̪ɪlliː] Dilli), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi, is the capital territory of India. Delhi is historically and culturally connected to both the Upper Doab of the Yamuna-Ganges river system and the Punjab region. It is bordered by Haryana on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh to the east. It is the largest city in India in terms of geographical area - about 1,484 square kilometres (573 sq mi). It has a population of about 16.3 million, making it the second most populous city and second most populous urban agglomeration in India and 3rd largest urban area in the world. Such is the nature of urban expansion in Delhi that its growth has expanded beyond the NCT to incorporate towns in neighbouring states and at its largest extent can count a population of about 25 million residents as of 2014.

Delhi has been continuously inhabited since the 6th century BC. Through most of its history, Delhi has served as a capital of various kingdoms and empires. It has been captured, ransacked and rebuilt several times, particularly during the medieval period, and modern Delhi is a cluster of a number of cities spread across the metropolitan region.

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Biden congratulates India's Modi as US looks forward to more Indo-Pacific cooperation

Voa News 06 Jun 2024
President Joe Biden on Wednesday congratulated Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his election victory, and Washington said it looked forward to further cooperation with New Delhi to ensure a free Indo-Pacific region ... had concerns about human rights, which it would continue to raise openly with New Delhi....
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Revolutionary Hydrogen Ionization Water Systems by Body Focused Health Set to Transform Wellness Industry

GetNews 31 May 2024
Dating back to the 1950s, scientific research conducted in Lourdes, France; Tlacote, Mexico; Nordenau, Germany; and Delhi, India uncovered the presence of active hydrogen in their legendary "miracle healing waters." This discovery laid the foundation for what we now know as Alkaline Water, celebrated for its potential to promote health and wellness....
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Panic triggered on Indian plane after receiving ‘bomb note’

MENA FN 29 May 2024
(MENAFN) An unsettling incident unfolded on Tuesday morning as a flight bound from Delhi to the sacred city of Varanasi was evacuated just prior to departure following the discovery of a threatening ... ....
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