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Good news bookworms! 22nd Delhi Book Fair begins on Saturday

Good news bookworms! 22nd Delhi Book Fair begins on Saturday

The 22nd edition of the Delhi Book Fair will begin on Saturday at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi.

Swarna Kanta Sharma's book 'Tumhari Sakhi' becomes cynosure of Book Fair 2016

Tumhari Sakhi, Swarna Kanta Sharma's new novel is catching the attention of the women crowd at the book fair at Pragati Maidan.

DPCC imposes fine on major construction projects across city

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee has served penalty notices to a number of major projects across Delhi, including the under-construction Parliament House annexe building.

Need to change mindset for better security: VK Singh

Gen (retd) VK Singh today said that people need to change their mindsets when it comes to ensuring public security.

Faridabad Metro line's overbridges to have solar panels

Delhi Metro on Friday decided to install solar power panels on the foot-overbridges at the Faridabad corridor stations (Sarai to Escorts Mujesar), which will produce solar power of 225 KW.

21st Delhi Book Fair to begin today

The 21st edition of the Delhi Book Fair will be launched on Saturday (August 29) with skill development as the theme of the event.

Stray dog travels in Delhi Metro

A stray dog that reportedly entered a Delhi Metro coach recently has raised eyebrows vis-a-vis security arrangements at the rapid rail network in the national capital.

23rd New Delhi World Book Fair: An abode for book lovers

One of the world's biggest book fairs, the nine-day New Delhi World Book Fair (NDWBF), that was inguagrated by the Union Minister for Human Resource Development Smriti Irani on February 14, will continue till Februay 22 at Pragati Maidan.

Lawyers get parking space for 300 vehicles near Supreme Court

Parking woes of lawyers practising in the Supreme Court will soon be a thing of the past as the India Trade Promotion Organisation's (ITPO) has provided them parking space across the road to accommodate almost 300 vehicles.

Delhi Police register 165 FIRS during trade fair

Delhi Police registered 165 FIRs during this year's India International Trade Fair (IITF) under various cognisable sections of IPC, which marks a more than five-fold increase over last year's edition.

Man arrested for molesting at Delhi trade fair

A 50-year-old man was arrested for molesting a young girl at the ongoing India International Trade Fair (IITF) here, police officials said Thursday.

LED technology global expo at Pragati Maidan Dec 5-7

Global trade fairs organisers Messe Frankfurt's Indian arm Wednesday announced that an international exhibition on LED (light emitting diode) lighting and technologies will be held Dec 5-7 at the capital's Pragati Maidan exposition venue.

Delhi Metro's Pragati Maidan station sees highest ever footfall

 The Delhi Metro`s Pragati Maidan station recorded the highest ever footfalls at 1.3 lakh Sunday owing to the massive weekend rush at the India International Trade Fair (IITF).

IITF Rail Pavillion showcases tech advances in recent months

 Showcasing various themes of the national transporter including technological advances made in the recent months and 14 scale-models, the Railway Pavillion at IITF being held at the Pragati Maidan here was inaugurated today.

Metro services delayed as train halted briefly for Xi Jinping's convoy

Metro services were on Thursday affected on the Blue Line after operations were suspended briefly on the elevated stretch near Pragati Maidan station while Chinese Premier Xi Jinping's cavalcade was passing through the area.

Lifestyle Exhibition ‘Alishan Pakistan’ in Delhi

Building on the success of Lifestyle Exhibition in April 2012, Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) is holding the 2nd edition of ‘Lifestyle Pakistan’ exhibition in New Delhi.

'Aalishan Pakistan' faces protest at Pragati Maidan

A group of men holding saffron coloured flags with symbols of 'Om' on them staged protests at 'Aalishan Pakistan', a four-day event by around 300 exhibitors from across the border, here on Thursday.

25 detained for protesting against Pakistani exhibition in Delhi

At least 25 people were detained here on Thursday for protesting against an upcoming Pakistani lifestyle exhibition.

Pragati Maidan to get new Delhi Metro crisis combat centre

A powerful security control room and crisis management centre for securing the Delhi Metro network and its passengers in the face of an emergency or sabotage will soon be created at the Pragati Maidan station here.

Cable theft, damage may be cause for fault in Metro line: DMRC

Facing heat over the snag-prone metro train service from Dwarka Sector-21 to Noida City Centre/Vaishali, which was again affected on Monday, DMRC set up a committee to investigate the incident.