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At least 80 shops gutted as major fire breaks out at Delhi's Lajpat Rai market; no casualties reported
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At least 80 shops gutted as major fire breaks out at Delhi's Lajpat Rai market; no casualties reported

The fire in Lajpat Rai market, which is located opposite to the Red Fort, started around 4.43 am.

Delhi markets witness huge rush of shoppers ahead of Diwali amid COVID scare
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Delhi markets witness huge rush of shoppers ahead of Diwali amid COVID scare

The markets that saw huge crowds include Sadar Bazar, Chandni Chowk, Lajpat Nagar, Lal Quarter Krishna Nagar, Karol Bagh, Kamla Nagar, Rajouri Garden and Tilak Nagar

Akshay Kumar films Raksha Bandhan in Delhi's Chandni Chowk, says 'this place brings back memories'
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Akshay Kumar films Raksha Bandhan in Delhi's Chandni Chowk, says 'this place brings back memories'

Akshay Kumar in his post said he had gone for a morning run on the sets of Raksha Bandhan in Chandni Chowk, his birthplace

Revisiting the Bollywood dream sequence: A tour of the world, and within
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Revisiting the Bollywood dream sequence: A tour of the world, and within

The Bollywood dream sequence helped stretch my imagination in a way that I believed the whole world was within me. This self-sufficiency helped me get through the physical setting I was in, from awkward social gatherings to the confines of my home during the pandemic.

Delhi government inaugurates revamped Chandni Chowk; find out what all has changed
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Delhi government inaugurates revamped Chandni Chowk; find out what all has changed

The market was slated to be inaugurated on 17 April, but it had to be deferred due to the rise in COVID-19 cases

North Delhi civic body makes labelling of meat as 'halal' or 'jhatka' mandatory for restaurants, eateries
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North Delhi civic body makes labelling of meat as 'halal' or 'jhatka' mandatory for restaurants, eateries

Last year, the South MCD cleared a similar proposal that called on shop owners to put up boards specifying the type of meat being sold

VHP, Bajrang Dal workers detained for protesting against temple demolition in Delhi's Chandni Chowk
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VHP, Bajrang Dal workers detained for protesting against temple demolition in Delhi's Chandni Chowk

The temple was demolished on Sunday by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation in accordance with court orders as part of the ongoing Chandni Chowk beautification plan.

Pedestrians in Old Delhi happy with Chandni Chowk's redevelopment, shop owners not so much
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Pedestrians in Old Delhi happy with Chandni Chowk's redevelopment, shop owners not so much

Centuries will now not only co-exist in the market built by Shah Jahan in the 17th century but will also have to compete with each other with the 1.3-kilometre-long stretch set to get its first mall

Chandni Chowk Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates | Delhi Assembly Elections; Constituency, Party, Candidate Name Wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
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Chandni Chowk Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates | Delhi Assembly Elections; Constituency, Party, Candidate Name Wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing

Chandni Chowk Delhi Assembly Constituency Election Results 2020 Live Updates - Read Chandni Chowk constituency vidhan sabha chunav latest news, party, constituency, candidate name wise winner, loser, leading, trailing live updates online at Firstpost.com.

Delhi Election 2020: Ballimaran and Matia Mahal, Asia's biggest hub for tools and machine parts, remain awash in trash, neglect and crime
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Delhi Election 2020: Ballimaran and Matia Mahal, Asia's biggest hub for tools and machine parts, remain awash in trash, neglect and crime

Political apathy and neglect over decades rendered this revenue-generating district of GB Road into an undeveloped area.

Delhi's air quality plunges to 'very poor' category, AQI docked at 336 as of Monday morning
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Delhi's air quality plunges to 'very poor' category, AQI docked at 336 as of Monday morning

Chandni Chowk, Pusa Road, and Lodhi Road had an AQI of 336, 304 and 316

Security beefed up in Delhi ahead of Republic Day celebrations; CCTV cameras installed, traffic advisory issued for 26 Jan
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Security beefed up in Delhi ahead of Republic Day celebrations; CCTV cameras installed, traffic advisory issued for 26 Jan

Sharpshooters, snipers will be deployed atop high-rise buildings to keep watch on eight kilometre-long parade route from Rajpath to Red Fort on 26 January

Delhi air quality plunges to ‘severe’ category, AQI at 407 as of Thursday morning; SAFAR advices 'sensitive groups' to reduce prolonged, heavy exertion
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Delhi air quality plunges to ‘severe’ category, AQI at 407 as of Thursday morning; SAFAR advices 'sensitive groups' to reduce prolonged, heavy exertion

At Dhirpur, the AQI was 352 at 8.00 am, while in Mathura Road it was 424, AQI near Chandni Chowk, Airport Terminal 3 and Delhi University stood at 448, 305 and 367 respectively

Delhi air quality ‘very poor’ as air quality index crosses 370; SAFAR issues advisory to asthma and heart patients
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Delhi air quality ‘very poor’ as air quality index crosses 370; SAFAR issues advisory to asthma and heart patients

Air quality in Delhi remained dismal on Sunday with air quality index (AQI) crossing 350 in most parts of the capital and shallow fog is expected to envelop the national capital throughout the day

Delhi battles to breathe as air quality plunges to ‘very poor’ category; AQI at 334 as of Thursday morning, says SAFAR
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Delhi battles to breathe as air quality plunges to ‘very poor’ category; AQI at 334 as of Thursday morning, says SAFAR

Air Quality Index in Delhi is at 334 with PM2.5 at 164 and PM10 at 272, said System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research

Delhi HC dismisses plea challenging Harsh Vardhan’s election; petition claimed BJP leader indulged in corrupt practices
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Delhi HC dismisses plea challenging Harsh Vardhan’s election; petition claimed BJP leader indulged in corrupt practices

The plea was made by Arun Kumar, who claims to be a voter of Chandni Chowk constituency, alleged that BJP leader Harsh Vardhan had indulged in corrupt practices by not disclosing the real cost of a residential apartment in Dwarka bought by his wife

Delhi's air quality index moves into ‘poor’ category, stands at 266 as of Monday morning; AQI likely to deteriorate tomorrow, predicts SAFAR
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Delhi's air quality index moves into ‘poor’ category, stands at 266 as of Monday morning; AQI likely to deteriorate tomorrow, predicts SAFAR

Air Quality Index likely to deteriorate marginally tomorrow, as per the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research

Air Quality Index Delhi: Odd-Even kicks off in National Capital; pollution levels remain in 'severe' category with AQI at 437
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Air Quality Index Delhi: Odd-Even kicks off in National Capital; pollution levels remain in 'severe' category with AQI at 437

The air pollution crisis in Delhi and neighbouring National Capital Region (NCR) continued on Monday, with the Air Quality Index (AQI) docking at 437, according to Central Pollution Control Board's 9 am bulletin

Air Quality Index Delhi: Pollution in several areas of NCR escalates to 'severe plus' category; average AQI in October less than 2018, says report
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Air Quality Index Delhi: Pollution in several areas of NCR escalates to 'severe plus' category; average AQI in October less than 2018, says report

Pollution levels in Delhi and neighbouring NCR region escalated to hazardous levels and visibility dropped significantly after a thick blanket of smog engulfed several parts of the city on Sunday

Air Quality Index Delhi: Pollution levels in NCR still in 'severe' category despite light rainfall on Sunday morning; overall AQI docks at 466, reports CPCB
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Air Quality Index Delhi: Pollution levels in NCR still in 'severe' category despite light rainfall on Sunday morning; overall AQI docks at 466, reports CPCB

Pollution levels in Delhi and neighbouring cities stood at an overall air quality index (AQI) of 466 on Sunday according to Central Pollution Control Board's 7 am weather bulletin