BJP flags 3,400 posters in Metro trains, Congress yet to catch up

For the first time, the Delhi Metro has become an advertising ground for the political parties with BJP racing ahead of its rivals, including Congress, by putting 3,400 posters inside the train coaches so far.

Jaipur Metro trains begin trial runs

The trial runs of the Jaipur Metro were formally flagged off here on Wednesday by Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot after the first phase of the project was completed by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) in a record period of two-and-a-half years.

Extra metro trains for Raksha Bandhan

DMRC has decided to run around 300 extra trains each on Tuesday and Wednesday, in anticipation of the rush of commuters on Raksha Bandhan, an official statement issued here Sunday said.

CISF deploys special women teams in night Metro trains

CISF personnel will travel in late night Metro trains in order to ensure security of female passengers, a top official on Wednesday said.

No Metro trains after 8 pm on Diwali

Delhi Metro trains will not run
after 8 PM on Diwali.

Metro Phase III: Trains to run at short frequencies

The advanced technology, Communication Based Train Control system, will be introduced enabling the Metro
to run trains at short frequencies.

Six-coach Metro trains from December

Metro commuters can hope to have
a much more comfortable ride from this December with the DMRC
planning to introduce six-coach trains from the end of this
year to ease the rush.

Emergency Alarm in metro trains misused 260 times in 3 months

Commuters using Delhi Metro
trains have operated the Passenger Emergency Alarm (PEA)
button 260 times in the past three months for no reason
resulting in the transport system losing over 13 hours of
operational time.

Delhi-Noida metro trains to start running by end of 2009

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Friday said its Delhi-Noida section will be operational by the end of 2009.