Pragati Maidan: News

12 Sep 2023

G20 Summit

'Permanent asset' created, says government after allegations of G20 overspending

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has refuted Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Saket Gokhale's allegations of spending 300% more than the allocated budget on the G20 Summit, calling it "misleading."

26 Jul 2023

Narendra Modi

PM Modi performs 'havan' at revamped ITPO complex inauguration

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday performed a lokarpan puja prior to the inauguration of the International Exhibition-cum-Convention Centre (IECC) complex at New Delhi's Pragati Maidan.

25 Jul 2023

Narendra Modi

All about revamped ITPO complex at Pragati Maidan opening tomorrow 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the redeveloped India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) complex at New Delhi's Pragati Maidan on Wednesday.

26 Mar 2023


Delhi: Khalistanis threaten to storm G20 meeting venue, remove tricolor

Khalistani supporters have reportedly threatened to take over Delhi's Pragati Maidan, a G20 meeting venue, and replace the Indian national flag there with the Khalistani flag.

15 Oct 2018

Air Pollution

Delhi: NBCC told to stop construction at Pragati Maidan

Seeking to curb Delhi's pollution level, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) yesterday asked the state-run NBCC to "immediately halt" all construction and demolition activities at its project site at Pragati Maidan, officials said.

Redeveloped Pragati Maidan might open 2 months ahead of schedule

The redevelopment work of Delhi's iconic exhibition and convention centre Pragati Maidan has been going on for four months in order to meet the September 2019 target, but senior NBCC officials said it might be completed two months before that.

24 Jun 2017


10 infrastructure projects approved to ease traffic in Delhi

Transport infrastructure planning body UTTIPEC has approved 10 projects including five crucial ones to ease traffic movement in Delhi.

25 Apr 2017


Outrage after Pragati Maidan's Hall of Nations demolished

Conservationists have expressed outrage over the Indian Trade Promotion Organization's decision to demolish 5 buildings in Pragati Maidan, including the Hall of Nations and Hall of Industry.

30 Mar 2017

Delhi Police

Last Day, Last Show: Delhi's Regal Cinema closes down

85-year-old Regal Cinema of CP will shut down on 30th March and will make a comeback as a multiplex.

25 Jan 2017

Delhi Police

Delhi CM could be targeted on Republic Day

An email addressed to Arvind Kejriwal said that he could be attacked by four men on Republic Day.

28 Nov 2016


Colors float as rules flouted in Delhi

Delhiites painted the city in rainbow colors when hundreds of people participated in the queer pride parade on Sunday.

12 Nov 2016


What's up with Delhi and NCR?

The 36th India International Trade Fair will centre around the 'Digital India' theme and will have Wi-Fi accessibility for better connectivity.