What is Delhi?

  • (noun): A city in north central India.
    Synonyms: Old Delhi


Delhi (/ˈdɛli/; pronounced Dillee in Hindi), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT) that includes the Indian capital New Delhi, is the second most populous metropolis in India after Mumbai, with a population of 16.3 million in 2011. The city is also the eighth most populous metropolis in the world. The NCT and its urban region have been given the special status of National Capital Region (NCR) under the Constitution of India's 69th amendment act of 1991. The greater NCR urban, which includes the neighbouring cities Baghpat, Gurgaon, Sonepat, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Noida, Greater Noida and other nearby towns, has nearly 22.2 million residents.

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Delhi Cantonment
... Delhi Cantonment (popularly referred to as Delhi Cantt) is one of the three statutory towns that make up the National Capital Territory of Delhi ... It is managed by the Delhi Cantonment Board, which along with statutory bodies, the Delhi Municipal Corporation (DMC), and the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) overlook the state ...
Ranthambore National Park - Transportation
... is around 11 km away from Sawai Madhopur railway station, that lies on the Delhi to Mumbai trunk route ... by far the best way of reaching the place from Delhi, Jaipur or Kota ... Best train from Delhi is Kota Janshatabdi Express - having 3 AC chair Car Coaches and reaches Sawai Madhopur at 6 pm ...
Delhi Cantonment - History
... Cantonments in Delhi and Ahmedabad were originally established by the British Indian Army ... Currently, the Delhi Cantonment houses the Indian Army Headquarters, Delhi Area the Army Golf Course the Defence Services Officers Institute military housing Army and Air Force Public Schools and various other defence-r ... There is a railway station within the cantonment, Delhi Cantonment Railway Station, from where trains depart for various parts of the country ...
... It is 29 km from Delhi ISBT ... Khekada is situated on the Delhi – Saharanpur State Highway at a distance of 32 km from Delhi and 10 km South of Baghpat ...