Example sentences for: delhi

How can you use “delhi” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It was her order to the Indian Army in 1984 to attack armed militants in the Sikhs’ sacred Golden Temple in Amritsar, resulting in 800 dead, that led to her assassination in Delhi five months later by two Sikh members of her security guards.

  • The Guardian of London reported from India on a warrant issued by a court in New Delhi for the arrest of Rupert Murdoch for screening "vulgar" films on his Star Movies TV channel.

  • In New Delhi, the Times of India reported "growing disquiet" among Indian officials about the prospect of a nuclear Pakistan being controlled by a general.

  • In London, the Independent reported from New Delhi that Gandhi's "lack of political experience, her weak grasp of Hindi, her foreign birth and a certain lack of cultural sympathy with her adoptive land--despite many strenuous denials--all took their toll."

  • The Royal architects Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker created a monumental New Delhi with triumphal arches, palaces, gigantic government buildings, and sweeping avenues radiating from circles (for easy riot control) — the stuff of an empire meant to last forever.


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