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Congress urges Centre to scrap Rs 22,000-cr Central Vista project, says funds can be used in fight against COVID-19
Politics

Congress urges Centre to scrap Rs 22,000-cr Central Vista project, says funds can be used in fight against COVID-19

Taking a dig at Centre's ambitious Central Vista redevelopment project, the Congress named the plight of migrant workers across India and the lack of PPEs for doctors at the forefront of the COVID-19 battle as some of the costs "India has to bear" for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "dream to live in a new house and address MPs from a new Parliament building"

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

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

Indigenous artillery gun system'Dhanush', Army Air Defence marching contingent to take part for first time in Republic Day Parade
India

Indigenous artillery gun system'Dhanush', Army Air Defence marching contingent to take part for first time in Republic Day Parade

India's military might and some of the state-of-the-art assets of the armed forces will be showcased during the Republic Day Parade on Rajpath, with artillery gun system 'Dhanush' and a marching contingent of the Army Air Defence set to take part in the ceremonial event for the first time

Full dress rehearsal for Republic Day Parade today: Traffic congestion likely in central Delhi as several roads may remain shut
India

Full dress rehearsal for Republic Day Parade today: Traffic congestion likely in central Delhi as several roads may remain shut

Several roads in central Delhi are expected to remain shut briefly on Thursday for the full dress rehearsal of the Republic Day Parade, raising the possibility of traffic congestion

Centre plans redevelopment of 3-km stretch in Lutyens' zone of Delhi; experts raise concerns on retention of precinct's heritage character
India

Centre plans redevelopment of 3-km stretch in Lutyens' zone of Delhi; experts raise concerns on retention of precinct's heritage character

The Parliament building, North Block and South Block in New Delhi were built by the British in the period from 1911 to 1931.

Diwali pollution: AQI in Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad, Ghaziabad remains 'very poor'; air quality to improve slightly tomorrow, says SAFAR
India

Diwali pollution: AQI in Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad, Ghaziabad remains 'very poor'; air quality to improve slightly tomorrow, says SAFAR

To curb air pollution, Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government has announced implementation of Odd-Even scheme from 4 to 15 November 2019

Preparations in full swing ahead of International Yoga Day; Modi to lead celebrations from Ranchi
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Preparations in full swing ahead of International Yoga Day; Modi to lead celebrations from Ranchi

The 5th International Yoga Day is set to be observed across the world on 21 June. In view of the occasion, preparations were underway on Thursday, with events also being held across India and the world ahead of the official day of celebrations. Reuters

Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony: Delhi Traffic Police says arrangements in place for tomorrow's proceedings
India

Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony: Delhi Traffic Police says arrangements in place for tomorrow's proceedings

Elaborate arrangements have been made by the Delhi Traffic Police ahead of the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a second term tomorrow, officials said on Wednesday.

Some home truths about the Lutyens Bungalow Zone
India

Some home truths about the Lutyens Bungalow Zone

In New Delhi’s elite social circles and corridors of power, considerable prestige and social capital adheres to a ‘Lutyens bungalow’, of which there are about a thousand in all, with 90 per cent owned by the government

After 2018 fiasco, Congress president Rahul Gandhi gets front row seat at 70th Republic Day in New Delhi
India

After 2018 fiasco, Congress president Rahul Gandhi gets front row seat at 70th Republic Day in New Delhi

While Rahul Gandhi got a front row seat, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad was seen seated in the second row

Republic Day 2019: Manmohan Singh and Rahul Gandhi meet South African president Cyril Ramaphosa
India

Republic Day 2019: Manmohan Singh and Rahul Gandhi meet South African president Cyril Ramaphosa

Cyril Ramaphosa discussed issues of mutual interest with Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh

70th Republic Day celebrations: India showcases military strength, cultural diversity in presence of SA president Cyril Ramaphosa
India

70th Republic Day celebrations: India showcases military strength, cultural diversity in presence of SA president Cyril Ramaphosa

India celebrated its 70th Republic Day with a grand display of its military might and rich cultural diversity as the ceremonial parade rolled down the majestic Rajpath in Delhi in presence of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as the chief guest.

Delhi sees cold morning on 70th Republic Day as minimum temperature settles at six degrees Celsius
India

Delhi sees cold morning on 70th Republic Day as minimum temperature settles at six degrees Celsius

Residents of Delhi braved cold weather conditions to throng to Rajpath to witness the 70th Republic Day celebrations as the minimum temperature settled at six degrees Celsius, three notches below the season's average.

A parade of militarism, with no place for soldier or citizen
India

A parade of militarism, with no place for soldier or citizen

Symbolic militarism, including that on display at the Republic Day Parade, is a salve to past injuries and a proclamation of contemporary prowess

A Republic Day sans the military?
India

A Republic Day sans the military?

Republic Day Parade would be out of step without the military

Republic Day Parade: Tanks and artillery are passe, 26 Jan celebrations require renewed focus on power of people
India

Republic Day Parade: Tanks and artillery are passe, 26 Jan celebrations require renewed focus on power of people

Even a good thing can be dulled by repetition and need not necessarily stay in step with the times

Republic Day parade offers citizens only chance to thank soldiers, there's no need to demilitarise it
India

Republic Day parade offers citizens only chance to thank soldiers, there's no need to demilitarise it

Republic Day parade gives the people only opportunity to turn out in large numbers to cheer, respect, and show an indebtedness to the men and women in uniform

Republic Day 2019: 22 tableaux, all-women paramilitary contingent, INA veterans and other notable features of parade
India

Republic Day 2019: 22 tableaux, all-women paramilitary contingent, INA veterans and other notable features of parade

Republic Day 2019 will see a tribute to the departed soldiers by PM Narendra Modi and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as chief guest

Republic Day 2019: Chief guests, traditions to participants, take this quiz to test your knowledge of 26 January
India

Republic Day 2019: Chief guests, traditions to participants, take this quiz to test your knowledge of 26 January

With the Republic Day celebrations just a few days away, take this quiz to check how well aware you are of the 26 January celebration