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In the History of India, First Metro Rail concept came to India in 1970 and construction work started in 1973-74 and the Dream Became success with Kolkata Metro (India's first and Asia's fifth Metro Rail Transprtation) on OCTOBER 24, 1984

Metro rail reduces the Travelling time, no. of vehicle on city's roads, Pollutions etc. A comfortable and affordable Local Transport service started by the metro rail Transportation.

After several years of Kolkata Metro rail Project, Delhi's Daily travellers got a good news in the history of transport. Delhi Metro's Construction started in 1998 and the first section (on the Red Line) opened in 2002. Delhi Metro's network consists of five lines with a total length of 125.67 kilometres (78.09 mi). The metro has 107 stations of which 17 are underground.

After Kolkata and Delhi metros now its the time for Bangalore Metro, Chennai Metro, Hyderabad Metro and Mumbai Metro.

The Bangalore Metro construction work on the first elevated section from Byappanahalli to Cricket Stadium (7 km.) is likely to begin in December, 2006, The full network in Phase I is expected to be commissioned by December 2011.

Metro Rail News

DMRC enlists 29 trains for new route


September 20,2010,02.10am:

In order to open the Central Secretariat-Badarpur line before the Commonwealth Games, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has started commissioning ...

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Mock drill at Delhi Metro


19 Sep 2010 09:29:00 :

The Delhi metro rail corporation (DMRC) conducted a mock at Delhi metro stations on Sunday to check the security arrangements ahead of Commonwealth Games. ...

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'Even the upper middle class will have metro mindset by 2015'


Sep 19, 2010, 05.13am IST:

But there are many senior directors in Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and any of them can step into my shoes. And I can vouch for their honesty. ...

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Citizens' march to go on despite MMRDA stand


September 19, 2010,00:50 IST:

A day after Metropolitan Commissioner Ratnakar Gaikwad ruled out the possibility of the Charkop-Bandra-Mankhurd line of the Metro rail going underground, ...

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Will Metro Rail project ruin heritage buildings?

September 18 , 2010,09.00am:

HYDERABAD: The busy and lively shopping street of Sultan Bazaar, with its rich heritage structures might vanish, once the works on the Hyderabad Metro Rail ...

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Men in mufti to guard Metro

September 18 , 2010,08.10am:

The Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL) plans to provide tight security at the Metro stations with the help of the city police and the Central ...

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Girl on cell killed by train

September 18 , 2010,03.30am:

We shouted for her to step back but it was too late,” Kesab Mondal, a member of a club located just beside rail gate number three, told Metro. ...

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NCW seeks report from police, Delhi Metro in alleged harassment case


Sep 18, 2010, 01.14am IST:

NEW DELHI: The National Commission for Women has sought an action taken report from the Delhi Police and the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation in the case of ...

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For Metro, HUDA to relocate institutions

September 18, 2010,00:28 IST:

This fact was revealed during a meeting of the officials of the Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on ...

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Delhi Metro official accused of molestation


September 17, 2010 10:23 IST :

Delhi: A senior law officer with the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has alleged that she was molested over a period of thr....

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Metro work to affect commuters

September 17, 2010 09:30 IST :

Recently, the High Court verdict gave the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited two years to complete the project. The traffic police have planned ...


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Metro will derail traffic around Vidhana Soudha for 3 yrs


Sep 16, 2010, 06.26am IST:

Metro Rail work will throw traffic flow out of gear around Vidhana Soudha for the next 2-3 years. Core areas, including Commercial Street and Infantry Road, .. Read more...


RC&M bags tender for digital signage for Delhi Metro Railways


Sep 16, 2010, 08.00am IST:

RC&M has been awarded the tender for deployment of digital signage network solution in Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). This 5-year contract will ...

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MMRDA wants Metro builders to take up extension too


Sep 16, 2010, 07.30am IST:

Two Metro rail corridors are now under construction. The MMRDA had earlier planned that only after the completion of three would the 7.5-km Charkop-Dahisar ...

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Metro will derail traffic around Soudha for 3 yrs


Sep 16, 2010, 06.26am IST:

Metro Rail work will throw traffic flow out of gear around Vidhana Soudha for the next 2-3 years. Core areas, including Commercial Street and Infantry Road, ...

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Revise Metro Rail Project Plan: MLC


15th Sep, 2010,9.00pm Ist:

Dileep Kumar further added that work on the Metro Rail Project should be carried out in such a way as not to hinder the traffic at busy junctions in the city.

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RBNL acquires Line V of Delhi Metro for outdoor advt for 5-yrs


05:09 PM,Sep 15,2010:

Anil Ambani-led Reliance Broadcast Network Limited (RBNL)'s Out of Home (OOH) arm, Big Street, has acquired the super-premium Line V of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation....

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Altered Metro routes will reduce project costs


September 15, 2010,03.36am IST:

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) had in 2000 suggested nine routes for Mumbai's Metro lines, with the total length of routes being 146.5 km, ...

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Metro delay finger at rail


September 15 , 2010,02.30am IST:

The state government on Tuesday blamed the railway authorities for the slow progress of the East-West Metro project that aims to connect Sector V with ...

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Chennai Metro Rail to bore tunnels early next year


Sep 14, 2010, 06.58am IST:

CHENNAI: The most expensive and most tricky part of the construction of Chennai Metro Rail - boring of tunnel to build under ground corridor - will begin by ...

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New Delhi From Sep 26, take a Metro to airport


September 14, 2010,01:18 IST:

The Delhi Metro's Airport Express Line is scheduled to kick off services for ... along with the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) under the PPP model, ..

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Metro Rail: Speed thrills officials but kills workers


September 14, 2010,00:15 IST:

The Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Ltd(BMRCL) doesn't seem to be learning from its mistakes. Although five people have already died in accidents at ...

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Alstom mulls India facility for metro coaches


September 14, 2010,00:00 IST:

It is contemplating certain level of local manufacturing for the remaining 132 metro cars. Following an order from Chennai Metro Rail Ltd to supply 168 ..

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Across the creek: From Mankhurd to Vashi, a line that can link the twin networks


Sep13,2010,05.17 am:

The MMRDA and CIDCO are examining various options for integrating the Metro networks through Mumbai and Navi Mumbai. “We will take the Mumbai Metro rail ...

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Babus quite happy not implementing BRTS


Sep 13, 2010, 3:50 IST :

Their attention is towards the big-ticket projects like the Mono rail and the Metro rail. What, according to you, is the problem with Mumbai's public ...

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Metro: City to get first set of trains


Sep 13,2010,2.00am IST:

12: With the December deadline fast approaching, the Namma Metro rail project is all set to get its first set of trains shipped from Korea.

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Govt yet to take a call on phase-III of Delhi Metro


September 12, 2010, 0:22 IST:

Phase-II of the Delhi Metro rail project will become operational before the Commonwealth Games in October, but Delhiites may have to wait a little before ...

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Mumbai Metro fares will be cheapest in World


Sep 12, 2010 :

The Mumbai Metro Rail fares will be the cheapest compared to all the best 11 Metro Rail services across the world. The fares for the first Metro Rail ...

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Metro officials head to Korea to test coaches


Sep 10, 2010, 10.00am IST:

BANGALORE: With the deadline for Namma Metro inching closer, the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) officials have embarked on a visit to ...

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Expanding Metro grapples with delays


Sep 10, 2010, 12.30am IST:

Train services were affected for about 15 minutes,'' said a Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) spokesperson. Commuters using the stretch complained that ...

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Metro Rail plans skywalk near high court campus


Sep 10, 2010, 05.05am IST:

Chennai: Metro Rail will make commuting in the city easier in more ways than one. It is planning to construct a skywalk near high court, a subway near the ...

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Metro panel to probe Tollygunge security breach


Sep 10, 2010, 01.04am IST:

KOLKATA: Metro Railway has formed a three-member committee to probe the ... "The committee will probe why power connection to the third rail was not ...

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Alstom to provide 168 cars for Chennai`s metro Rs 14.7 bn


Sep 10 2010, :

... France and Alstom Projects (Q,N,C,F)* India (APIL) has been awarded with a contract worth approximately Rs 14.7 billion by Chennai Metro Rail to design, ...

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Anna Nagar,Mogappair residents on agitation path


Sep 09 2010, 08:30 hrs IST:

CHENNAI: With the state government conveniently forgetting the public anticipation on Metro Rail's slight deviation to cover Anna Nagar West and Mogappair ...

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Hiring & training of Metro drivers to begin by yr-end


Sep 09 2010, 06:23 hrs IST:

The process of recruiting and training a fleet of 50 drivers to operate the city's first Metro rail corridor would begin by the year-end by the Operations ...

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Delhi Metro gets a hay craft adornment


September 8, 2010:

DMRC had been exhibiting unique works of art from various States at all metro rail stations. The initiative is part of the beautification programme for the ...

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Metro to meet Games target


September 08, 2010,01:54 IST:

After the successful launch of the Central Secretariat-Qutub Minar corridor last week, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is now working at war footing ...

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Q&A: Young 'un's play reporters


Sep 8, 2010, 12.12am IST:

UV Vasanth Rao, general manager, finance, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation, was the chief guest. At the meet, Rao discussed the pros and cons of development ...

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HC gives its nod for metro rail work in Cubbon park area


Sep 07,2010, 10:09 PM:

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 07,2010 Bangalore, Sep 7 (PTI) The Karnataka High Court today gave permission for the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) to ...

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Green hurdle before Metro depots at Charkop, Mankhurd

] Sep 06 2010, 05:14 hrs IST:

The nodal agency for the Metro rail project is struggling to get environmental clearance for the proposed depots at Charkop and in Mankhurd. ...

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Rail link sounds death knell for trees

Sep 07, 2010 23.58 hrs IST:

Do we really need three rail systems for Bengaluru”? ask the activists. “The detailed project report(DPR) of Metro Rail says some 700 trees will have to be ...

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L&T expects financial closure of H'bad metro in next six months

Sep 07, 2010 22.58 hrs IST:

Hyderabad: After signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh government for the Hyderabad Metro Rail project, infrastructure major ..

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Metro rail tracks to have anti-noise technology

Sep 6,2010, 08:30 IST:

The ambitious Metro rail project of Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) will not only be one of the most efficient Mass Rapid Transport ...

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Technical glitch stalls Gurgaon Metro, again

September 06, 2010,03:19 IST:

Finally, on failing to repair the fault, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) removed it from the track. The train, said DMRC officials, was manufactured ..

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Huts on Adyar banks removed for Metro Rail viaduct

September 4, 2010,:

According to Metro Rail officials, the area cleared is 1.5 acre. Allotment orders for alternative accommodation have been distributed to the families. ...

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L&T: 14-17% IRR from Hyderabad Metro Rail project

5 Sep, 2010, 08.48PM IST:

HYDERABAD: Infrastructure major Larsen and Toubro (L&T) is expecting an internal rate of return (IRR) of 14 to 17 per cent from Hyderabad Metro Rail project ...

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At INA Metro station, a gallery for traditional art, crafts

Sep 2, 2010, 07.30am IST:

... Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran, Textiles Secretary Rita Menon,
Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) chief E Sreedharan and other dignitaries. ...

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To save time on rehab, BKC-Kurla Metro skips slums clusters

Sep 2, 2010, 07.30am IST:

... the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)
and the concessionaire for the city's second metro rail corridor are realigning the route ...


On Metro project, Khangura takes a dig at Sukhbir

Sep 2, 2010, 04.00am IST:

“What to speak of the metro rail in Ludhiana,
we are yet to hear anything about the City Bus Service despite centre having provided special grant for the ...

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Metro connection completed from MG Road to Byappanahalli

Sep 2, 2010, 03.08am IST:

BANGALORE: On Wednesday, as the last segment of the Metro viaduct slid into place,
Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) had much to applaud. ...

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Metro will invade my privacy, says Big B

September 01, 2010,09:30IST:

PTI Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Tuesday lamented that the proposed Metro rail segment passing by his home 'Prateeksha' in suburban Mumbai would ...

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Gurgaon Metro covers final stretch

Sep 1, 2010, 04.15am IST:

The new section was inspected by the commissioner of metro rail safety (CMRS), RK Kardam, on Monday and Tuesday. He has given the necessary safety ...

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DMRC advisory against fake employment claims

September 01, 2010,00:11 IST:

The lure of a job in Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is so great that hundreds of applicants fall in the traps of these agents. ...

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Amitabh Bachchan voicing his disapproval over metro service in Mumbai

August 31,2010 09:25 IST:

Metro rail is going to roll over his house.
Amitabh Bachchan is upset with the thought of metro crossing before his abode.
As being a celebrity, ...

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Destination A'bad: Global infra giants eye metro project


Aug 31, 2010, 07.07am IST:

AHMEDABAD: The Rs 11000-crore Ahmedabad-Gandhinagar metro rail
project has started attracting infrastructure
biggies from across the globe. ...

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Rajdhani ticket, local train

Tuesday , August 31 , 2010 :

... and his condition seems to have deteriorated,
” Saiful told Metro. ... at all times given the spate of rail
accidents and close calls in recent months,” ...

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Does UT have power for Metro?

TNN, Aug 30, 2010, 12.06am IST:

CHANDIGARH: Three years from now, when the elaborate Metro rail
system has to be fuelled to run on three corridors in the city,
UT administration would need ...

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Mishap at Metro site: Heavy duty crane falls on moving car


August 29,2010,2:00am:

Ten members of a family had a miraculous escape when a
hydra equipment (heavy duty crane) of
Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) fell on their ...

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Delhi: Metro from CP to Gurgaon next weekend

Aug 29, 2010, 05.34pm IST:

The inauguration of the 12.53 km line will take place
after the Commissioner of Metro Rail Safety RK Kardam inspects
the entire corridor on Monday and ...

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'Commonwealth' Games no good to the common public: Azim Premji

26 August 2010, 08:11 IST :

The infrastructure included new airport terminal,
wider roads, new flyovers, Metro rail extensions and when it comes to real cost of labour, ...

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Qutub Minar Metro line hits safety snag

August 25, 2010,23:29 IST:

Otherwise we were ready to open the much- awaited stretch,
" said a Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) official.
According to the official, ...

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Chattarpur station to open today


Aug 26, 2010, 01.42am IST:

The station the only one on the line which was not operational
got the mandatory clearance from commissioner of Metro rail safety (CMRS) after an inspection ...

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Railway won't burn hole in MMRDA pocket for building overbridges


Aug 26, 2010, 2:29 IST :

... suburban railways has decided not to slap heavy charges on
the rail over bridges (RoBs) being constructed for the metro and the monorail projects. ...

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Traffic hell & high water in city

Thursday, August 26, 2010:

There was a long queue of passengers outside the Pragati Maidan Metro Station. The platforms were overcrowded.
I missed two trains since these were ...

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Commuters spend 2 hrs in Metro nightmare


WEd,Aug 25,2010,4:56 Hrs:

Meanwhile, Metro rail services across the city were affected,
crawling from station to station while bursting from the seams.

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Delhi metro turns consultant for Kerala rail corridor

2010-08-24 22:10:00:

According to a Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) spokesperson,
a memorandum of understanding to this effect was signed Tuesday between Kerala State ...
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Namma Metro project: Acquisition of only a part of land stayed, clarifies ...

Tuesday, Aug 24, 2010, 9:19 IST :

... should be filed for seeking any changes in the interim
order relating to land acquisition by the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL). ...

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IIT to study building that developed cracks during Metro construction

Tue Aug 24 2010, 07:05 hrs :

... developed cracks reportedly due to the
vibro-hammer used in the construction of the
Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro rail corridor in Andheri in 2009. ...

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Finger at rail signal

Tuesday , August 24 , 2010:

None of the drivers Metro spoke to on Monday
was willing to be named for fear of being punished.
The local train driver, R. Khan, who had slammed the ...

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Next Metro stop: Chhatarpur stn

August 23, 2010,23:54 IST:

There is good news for Metro commuters as trains
would soon halt at the Chhatarpur station on
the Gurgaon-Qutub Minar line. The Commissioner of Metro Rail ...


Delhi Metro's total ridership since 2002 crosses Indian population

August 23, 2010,23:52 IST:

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) today said
its total ridership since 2002, when its operations started,
had crossed 1.25 billion, which is more than ...

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SC clears decks for metro's station

Aug 23, 2010 at 2043 hrs IST:

New Delhi The Supreme Court has held that
Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC) has
got a right to invoke the “urgency” clause to acquire any land in ...

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Milled roads turn worse on rainy day

TNN, Aug 23, 2010, 05.47am IST:

Traffic on Inner Ring Road from Guindy to Madhavaram
where the ongoing Metro Rail works have reduced the road space.
The weekend rains, which have been ...

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Metro service gears up for Rakhi rush

August 23, 2010,00:06 IST:

Like every year, this year, too,
the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will run
187 additional trips on Rakhi.
Trains will run at peak-hour frequency from ...

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BEST fast tracks bus corridor plans

TNN, Aug 23, 2010, 01.42am IST:

The goal would be to approach the quality
of rail transit while still enjoying the cost savings
and flexibility of bus transit.
BEST has procured 1000 brand ...

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Japanese Foreign Minister Okada travels by Delhi Metro

New Delhi, August 22, 2010 :

A spokesman for the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC)
said Mr Okada, who was on an official visit to India,
travelled from the Central Secretariat station ...
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UK-based company to design elevated Metro stations


TNN, Aug 21, 2010, 07.09am IST:

Mott MacDonald has an Indian unit that assists Delhi Metro Rail.
The company has also been appointed by
Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation Limited as detailed ...

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Metro makes a turn towards posh Gomtinagar


TNN, Aug 21, 2010, 02.23am IST:

LUCKNOW: The ambitious metro rail project is now
proposed to be extended till Patrakarpuram in Gomtinagar as well.
This the first time that the authorities ...

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Work on grade separators to begin soon


Friday, Aug 20, 2010:

The piling works would be completed by March 2011
to facilitate commencement of Metro Rail work.
The remaining work on the facilities would commence only ...

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