Maharashtra govt orders probe into Louis Berger contracts in Mumbai

The Maharashtra government has ordered an inquiry into infrastructure contracts allotted to Louis Berger, a New Jersey-based construction management firm which is facing allegations of bribery to win projects in Goa and Assam.

MMRDA shells out around Rs 76 lakh/month on Monorail security

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) spends around Rs 76 lakh a month on the security of Monorail, its seven stations and depots that are operational since February 2014, an RTI query has revealed.

FIR sought to be registered over CAG report on monorail

Citing the Comptroller and Auditor General of India's report, a city-based lawyer has filed a complaint with the court against the planning body MMRDA and private contractors of the monorail project in Mumbai for alleged violation of rules and corruption.

61 rescued from monorail in Singapore

At least 61 people trapped in a monorail at a popular tourist spot in Singapore due to a technical fault were safely rescued on Friday.

Mumbai celebrates world-class Monorail

The first step has been taken for the long-harassed Mumbai commuters experiencing an era of world-class travel with the country`s first Monorail.

India`s first Monorail takes off, commercial operations to begin from Sunday

After years of delays and overcoming many a operational hiccups, the country`s first Monorail finally made its debut here today with Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan inaugurating the service.

Thai tourists stranded mid-air as monorail stops working

Twenty foreign and Thai tourists were stranded mid-air for an hour after an electric monorail stopped working at a zoo in Thailand`s northern province of Chiang Mai frequented by several Indian visitors every month.

Centre to fund Himachal monorail projects study

The central government is providing financial assistance to Himachal Pradesh for preparing a mobility plan for monorail projects in Shimla and Dharamsala.

Mumbai’s monorail to become operational from August

India`s first monorail successfully ran in Mumbai, covering approximately a distance of four kilometres from Wadala depot to Mysore colony.

Monorail project for Jammu and Srinagar

Speedy Monorail services could become a reality in Jammu and Srinagar if an ambitious plan of Rs 30,000 crores prepared by the state government gets the nod of the Centre.

Odisha to consider Monorail for twin cities

n a bid to provide rapid and safe mass transport, Odisha government has envisioned a futuristic plan for setting up Monorail transit system in the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar.

DMRC to study monorail feasibility in Shimla

To give a green solution to Shimla`s problem of vehicular pollution and traffic congestion, the government has plans to go for a monorail project, a minister said on Sunday.

Committee formed to finalise Monorail project

A committee headed by Kerala Transport Minister Aryadan Mohammed has been formed to discuss and finalise the mono rail projects in Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram.

Govt mulling monorail between Faridabad and Gurgaon

Haryana Government is considering to introduce Monorail between Faridabad and Gurgaon, which will further accelerate the pace of development in the area, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said.

Bihar mulling proposal to run monorail service

The Bihar Urban Development Department is mulling a proposal to run monorail service in the state capital.

Monorail viable in Kozhikode: Sreedharan

With `Metroman` E Sreedharan on Sunday stating that monorail is "viable" in Kozhikode.

Monorail project suggested for State capital

Kerala cabinet on Wednesday entrusted National Transportation Planning and
Research Centre with the task of conducting a feasibility
study to introduce a 28-km monorail project for the city.

Mumbai monorail, Metro to get security from US-based institute

Maharashtra government has signed a
pact with US-based Minata Transportation Institute (MTI) to
introduce security of global standards in public transport in

Monorail to provide pollution-free travel, says MMRDA

The ambitious Monorail project of
the MMRDA, which aims at reducing the burden on other public
transportation networks, today said that it would provide
`pollution-free` travel.

Mumbai Metro, Monorail projects to meet deadline

The first phase of Mumbai Metro and
Monorail, aimed to benefit the suburban population in the
metropolis, will meet its December 2010 deadline.