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Delhi

Definitions

  • A BRASS WORKER, DELHI
    A BRASS WORKER, DELHI
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Delhi a city in north central India
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Additional illustrations & photos:

A SHOP IN DELHI A SHOP IN DELHI
A CARPET SHOP, DELHI A CARPET SHOP, DELHI

Quotations

  • Indian Saying
    Indian Saying
    “I met a hundred men going to Delhi and everyone is my brother.”

Usage

In literature:

GRAND MOSQUE AT DELHI, BUILT BY SHAH JEHAN.
"Architecture" by Thomas Roger Smith
They are made chiefly at Agra, Cawnpur, Delhi, Lucknow, and in the vicinity of Bombay.
"Rugs: Oriental and Occidental, Antique & Modern" by Rosa Belle Holt
Local tradition affirms that it was ruled by the Tonwar Rajputs, who had their seat at Delhi from the 8th to the 12th century.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 3" by Various
The court of Delhi had certainly not observed the established ties of friendship.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, v. 13" by Various
Sch., 1.85 6.00 Delhi Mills.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 39, No. 03, March, 1885" by Various
What handful bled on Delhi ridge?
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 14 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
When we started from Moozuffernuggar for Delhi and the East, Lord Southminster was starting for Bombay and Europe.
"Miss Cayley's Adventures" by Grant Allen
To commemorate this deed a temple was erected at Delhi to Apollo, and the priestess was called the Pythia.
"The Galaxy, Volume 23, No. 2, February, 1877" by Various
Babar was approaching Sirhind, on his way to Delhi, when he discovered their machinations.
"Rulers of India: Akbar" by George Bruce Malleson
The author has stood within this royal chamber at Delhi, but the gorgeous throne has long since disappeared.
"The Pearl of India" by Maturin M. Ballou
Exhausted by anxiety and misrepresentation he died on the 9th of September, his death shortly preceding the fall of Delhi.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 7" by Various
Who reigns now in Delhi?
"Barclay of the Guides" by Herbert Strang
Resident of Delhi, 1811-1820; in 1820-1827 resident of Hyderabad; and member of the Supreme Council of India, 1827.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various
Verily, this Young Man must have been a delight to the Delhi boxwallahs.
"From Sea to Sea" by Rudyard Kipling
Delhi, the next station en route, notwithstanding the dust and heat, has its attractions.
"My Trip Around the World" by Eleonora Hunt
Delhi territory, elephants in, 81.
"Principles of Geology" by Charles Lyell
Uncle David is at Delhi still, only perhaps he's coming home next year for good.
"A Pair of Schoolgirls" by Angela Brazil
I remained in Delhi till it was taken by the English in September.
"Reminiscences of the Great Mutiny 1857-59" by William Forbes-Mitchell
Provinces, on the East Indian railway, 84 miles south-east of Delhi.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
It was their intent to meet the renowned Akbar at Delhi on his way south from a summer spent in Kashmir.
"The Great Mogul" by Louis Tracy
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In poetry:

For some are by the Delhi walls,
And many in the Afghan land,
And many where the Ganges falls
Through seven mouths of shifting sand.
"Ave Imperatrix" by Oscar Wilde
I see African and Asiatic towns;
I see Algiers, Tripoli, Derne, Mogadore, Timbuctoo, Monrovia;
I see the swarms of Pekin, Canton, Benares, Delhi, Calcutta,
Yedo;
"Salut Au Monde" by Walt Whitman
For the same wave that meets our stem in spray
Bore Smith of Asia eastward yesterday,
And Delhi Jones and Brown of Midnapore
To-morrow follow on the self-same way.
"The Exiles' Line" by Rudyard Kipling
Now the white road to Delhi is mat for his feet.
The sal and the kikar must guard him from heat.
His home is the camp, and waste, and the crowd —
He is seeking the Way as bairagi avowed!
"A Song of Kabir" by Rudyard Kipling
Delhi gates were encircled with a fringe of fire,
But the British resolved to die rather than retire;
And the brave fellows rushed, towards the gate
Carrying the powder bags that were to seal the Sepoys' fate.
"The Downfall of Delhi" by William Topaz McGonagall
The British dash at Delhi will never be forgot,
For the chief instigators of the mutiny were shot;
And their bodies in the Mayor's Court were hung,
And as the people gazed thereon, their hearts with anguish were wrung.
"The Downfall of Delhi" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Vietnam veteran has regained a special ring he lost at Lake Delhi 41 years ago.
Why Delhi has again become submerged by smog.
Winter smogs are not uncommon in Delhi, but this year has been extreme.
In the slums of New Delhi, a free school emerges.
Underprivileged children roll up their mats as a class ends at a free school run under a Metro rail system bridge in New Delhi .
Smog over Delhi, gloom over India's business forum.
Traffic moves through the morning haze in New Delhi .
Delhi Safari 3D (English No Rating).
" Delhi Safari 3D (English)" stars Jason Alexander, Cary Elwes, Brad Garrett, Christopher Lloyd and Jane Lynch in a Applied Art Productions release.
" Delhi Safari (English)" stars Jason Alexander, Cary Elwes, Brad Garrett, Christopher Lloyd and Jane Lynch in a Applied Art Productions release.
A Delhi Township couple are lucky to be alive after fire struck their mobile home Tuesday afternoon.
They're undecided voters like Kelly Cox, co-owner of Shehan's Transport Refrigeration in Delhi, Calif, who spends his days repairing the big rigs that haul central California's walnuts, grapes, milk and much more across America.
Applied sets ' Delhi ' release date.
In New Delhi, celebrated rail transit system sees rise in suicides.
They take food, hope into Delhi 's slums.
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In science:

Huang, K., ”Statistical Mechanics” (1975) Wiley Eastern, New Delhi.
Space Time as a Random Heap
The Nuclear Science Centre (NSC) in New Delhi has a very energetic 150M eV Pelletron, which can accelerate very heavy ions to high energies.
The world of synchrotrons
New Delhi for the award of a Research Fellowship.
Stochastic evolution of cosmological parameters in the early universe
Lehmann, E.L. (1976) : Testing Statistical Hypotheses, Wiley Eastern Ltd., New Delhi.
A Note on Testing of Hypothesis
Wald, General Relativity, (Overseas India, New Delhi, 2006).
Motion of Massive and Massless Test particles in Dyadosphere Geometry
Dr. N. K. Choudhari is a Professor and completed his Ph.D degree in Electronics Engineering from J.M.I., New Delhi and received his M.
An Envision of Low Cost Mobile Adhoc Network Test Bed in a Laboratory Environment Emulating an Actual MANET
Tech (Computer Technology) from I.I.T. Delhi in 1996. He has been awarded Phd in 2008 by ABV-IIITM, Gwalior. He has worked as a lecturer, sr. lecturer and then Reader in MITS, Gwalior. Presently he is working as a Principal at IIPS Gwalior.
An Overview of Portable Distributed Techniques
Suppose that Alice and Bob are together in Delhi today.
Quantum Advantage in Communication Networks
Madhavan reported a new gas-filled separator to be built at New Delhi.
Fusion11 Conference Summary
Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, New Delhi.
An efficient group test for genetic markers that handles confounding
Department of Physics, Delhi University, Delhi, India, A.
A note on low scale unification and gamma-gamma scattering
Saxena, The H-function with Applications in Statistics and Other Disciplines (Wiley Eastern, New Delhi, 1978). X.-J.
Anomalous diffusion and the first passage time problem
Department of Physics, University of Delhi, Delhi 110007, India. b School of Physics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3010.
Probing large distance higher dimensional gravity from lensing data
Department of Physics & Astrophysics, University of Delhi, Delhi 110007, India.
FB asymmetries in the $B \to K^* \ell^+ \ell^-$ decay: A model independent approach
Sen, Numerical Algorithms: Computations in Science and Engineering, Affiliated East West Press, New Delhi, 2001.
Using a computer algebra system to simplify expressions for Titchmarsh-Weyl m-functions associated with the Hydrogen Atom on the half line
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