Metro services stalled for ten minutes in Kolkata

Metro train services from Girish Park Station to Kavi Subhash were partially stalled for ten minutes today following an "object infringing the tracks", a Kolkata Metro official said.

Kolkata Metro services stalled for ten minutes

Metro train services from Girish Park Station to Kavi Subhash were partially stalled for ten minutes on Wednesday following an "object infringing the tracks", a Kolkata Metro official said.

Smoke in Kolkata Metro rake causes panic

Smoke was detected in a Dum Dum bound non-airconditioned metro rake Thursday as soon it entered the Central station.

Security beefed up at Kolkata Metro stations after threat call

Security has been beefed up at all the Metro stations here after officials at the Metro Bhavan received a threat call in the morning claiming to blow up a station, Metro officials said.

Crack noticed in track in Kolkata, Metro Rail service affected

Train services in Kolkata Metro were affected on Wednesday night for an hour after a crack was noticed in the rail track in one station, Metro Rail officials said.

Man jumps in front of metro, dies in Kolkata

An unidentified man jumped in front of a moving metro train this evening at Sovabazar underground station and died on the spot.

Sunday morning services of Kolkata Metro launched

City metro riders were presented a Christmas gift in advance with the introduction of Sunday morning services.

Kolkata Metro Railway hikes fares after 13 years

Metro Railway Kolkata, the first underground railway system in the country, on Tuesday decided to raise fares drastically after 13 years.

Kolkata Metro fares to be hiked?

The Union Minister of State for Railways Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Wednesday hinted at fare hike of Kolkata Metro Railway to offset the "huge losses" in revenue.

Mumbai-based anchor molested in Howrah

A Mumbai-based TV anchor was allegedly molested by an inebriated man who was later arrested, police said Wednesday.

Mumbai-based anchor molested in Howrah

A Mumbai-based TV anchor was allegedly molested by an inebriated man who was later arrested, police said Wednesday.

Trinamool union breaks the Metro `no-poster` rule

The Kolkata Metro now traverses over 25 km from Dum Dum in the north to New Garia in the south carrying an average of 650,000 passengers on a weekday.

Kolkata Metro installing X-ray baggage scanners

X-ray baggage scanners are being installed on the Metro Railway in Kolkata on the lines of the Delhi Metro, officials said on Friday.

HC annuls land acquisition for Kolkata Metro corridor

Though there are many aspirants, both in the UPA and National Democratic Alliance (NDA), Janata Dal-United president Yadav would be a good option for the top post.

Smart card for train journey on Howrah and Mumbai routes

Passengers will soon be able to use smart cards for buying train tickets on the busy Delhi-Howrah and Delhi-Mumbai routes and also in the Kolkata Metro.

Metro clears Vidya`s scene in ‘Kahaani’

The producers of the Vidya Balan starrer ‘Kahaani’ have sorted out issues with the Kolkata Metro Railway authorities who had objected to a scene in the film where the actress is shown being pushed perilously before a speeding underground train.

Metro asks producers to withdraw Vidya`s push scene

Vidya Balan starrer `Kahaani` has run into a controversy with the Kolkata Metro Railway authorities objecting to a scene in the upcoming film where the actress is shown as being pushed perilously before a speeding train.

Metro passengers evacuated after smoke detection

Hundreds of passengers of a Metro train had to be evacuated as a precautionary
measure after smoke billowed out from the bottom of a coach.

Kolkata Metro services disrupted

Metro rail services were
disrupted for over an hour on Friday due to a crack on the down
track near Kalighat station.

Railway stake in East West Metro may fast track completion

The CPI (M)-led West Bengal government, which was earlier not keen to work with the Railways, a portfolio held by Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee, has now agreed to go along with it for the Rs 4,874-crore project.