Pragati Maidan

Delhi's Pragati Maidan metro station renamed as Supreme Court metro station

The Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi has renamed the 'Pragati Maidan metro station' as the 'Supreme Court metro station'. The changes will reflect in the Delhi Metro's system in about a month's time. 

Dec 31, 2019, 16:56 PM IST

Here's how you can visit India International Trade Fair in Delhi

The Delhi Traffic Police has requested people to avail public transport to reach Pragati Maidan. Those coming by Delhi Metro may alight at Pragati Maidan Metro Station and then walk till the venue. People may also get down at Mandi House Metro Station. 

Nov 12, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Delhi Traffic Police issues advisory for India International Trade Fair at Pragati Maidan. Check routes to avoid

The trade fair is likely to attract a huge footfall each day as a result of which, traffic congestion is expected at Mathura Road, Bhairon Marg, Ring Road, Shershah Road and Purana Qila Road. Apart from the visitors, people are requested to take alternative routes to avoid congestion.

Nov 12, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

Supreme Court gets Additional Building Complex spread across 12 acres at Pragati Maidan

With the President, Chief Justice of India, and other judges of the Supreme Court in attendance, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday that along with filling up judicial vacancies, the Centre feels that the time is ripe to have an Indian Judicial Services to recruit the best brains as judicial officers to man the subordinate judiciary. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 18, 2019, 09:14 AM IST

Morning Breaking: World Book Fair begins in Delhi's Pragati Maidan

The 27th New Delhi World Book Fair kicks off at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi. Watch video:

Jan 06, 2019, 09:40 AM IST

Pragati Maidan Trade Fair 'business days' tickets available at 42 Delhi Metro stations

Tickets for 'business days' visit to the India International Trade Fair (IITF), which begins today, are available at 42 Delhi Metro stations, the DMRC said.

Nov 14, 2017, 11:47 AM IST

Culture minister visits Delhi Book Fair, launches book

On the 7th day, the fair also saw the bibliophiles of the national capital turning up for the event despite sudden showers. Sanjeev Sharma, a Hindi professor from Rohini, said that rain cannot diminish his love for books and hence he came over to the book fair. 

Sep 01, 2017, 22:44 PM IST

23rd Delhi Book Fair to begin from August 26

Good news for the bibliophiles of the national capital, the Delhi Book Fair is all set to begin from August 26.

Aug 20, 2017, 13:06 PM IST

World Book Fair to begin from Saturday

This year the major focus would be on women authors and writings on women and their fight for emancipation under the theme `Manushi`.

Jan 05, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

Metro Blue Line hit due to technical snag

Metro services on the Blue Line of Delhi Metro were severely hit on Tuesday due to a technical snag at the Mandi House station, causing major inconvenience to commuters.

Jan 03, 2017, 17:46 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurates India International Trade Fair

This year's edition of the mega trade fair with 'Digital India' theme is being held between November 14-27.

Nov 14, 2016, 14:22 PM IST

No one has right to snatch away land of tribals, says PM Narendra Modi

"It`s the priority of our government to ensure that tribals get their right. No one has right to snatch away their lands," Modi said.

Oct 25, 2016, 18:50 PM IST

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.

Aug 27, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

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.

Jan 11, 2016, 16:11 PM IST

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.

Dec 08, 2015, 15:51 PM IST

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.

Oct 08, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

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.

Sep 18, 2015, 22:11 PM IST

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.

Aug 29, 2015, 02:49 AM IST

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.

Apr 23, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

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 co

Feb 17, 2015, 11:49 AM IST