Delhi metro begins trial runs on new section

The Delhi Metro on Friday began trial runs on the Jahangirpuri-Samaypur Badli section, which is likely to be operational by the end of this month, officials said.

Delhi Metro to start at 4 am on International Yoga Day
Delhi Metro to start at 4 am on International Yoga Day

In light of International Yoga Day celebrations on Sunday, Delhi Metro operations would start at the crack of dawn with the first train scheduled to leave all terminal stations at 4 am.

Two new Delhi Metro stations get green awards

Delhi Metro's two new stations -- Janpath and Mandi House -- have been awarded the platinum (highest) rating for adherence to green building norms, it was announced here on Friday.

Pune Metro to have both underground, elevated corridors: Maharashtra CM
Pune Metro to have both underground, elevated corridors: Maharashtra CM

The proposed project for the Pune Metro will be a "mixed one" with both underground and elevated corridors, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said.

Naidu to flag off Delhi Metro`s ITO-Mandi House section today

Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu will flag off the ITO-Mandi House section of Delhi Metro on Monday in the presence of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Water supply affected in Wazirabad for nearly 3 days; restored

Water supply at Wazirabad area in the city was affected for nearly three days, because of damage suffered by a water rising main of the Delhi Jal Board (DJB), due to "construction work" carried by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC).

DMRC celebrates 21st foundation day

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Sunday celebrated its 21st foundation day here felicitating 43 of its employees for their performance in 2014-15.

No dustbins at Metro stations due to terror threat, HC not convinced

Delhi High Court on Friday told DMRC that not having dustbins on metro platforms due to fear of bomb blasts was a "very myopic view of security", as airports and even railway stations have garbage bins.

Sreedharan submits Vijayawada Metro Rail DPR to AP CM

 Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) principal advisor E Sreedharan today submitted the detail project report of Vijayawada Metro project of which total estimated cost (until 2019) would be Rs 6,823 crore and its first phase will begin by June.

High intensity earthquake hits Delhi, CM Arvind Kejriwal appeals for calm

High intensity quake on Saturday shook the national capital and adjoining areas prompting people to rush out of offices and homes and leading to restriction of metro services.

PM Narendra Modi travels in Delhi Metro, says 'really enjoyed the ride'
PM Narendra Modi travels in Delhi Metro, says 'really enjoyed the ride'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday took a Metro ride in the national capital.

Metro Adventure Club launched in Delhi

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Saturday launched a Metro Adventure Club to promote adventure and sports activities among its over 8,500 employees.

Delhi Metro to launch new app on Monday

Starting Monday, several Delhi Metro commuters would be able to download new free apps from an application, which would also offer them redeemable points for recharging their smart cards.

Work to install platform screen doors in Delhi Metro begins

The process to install platform screen doors in Delhi Metro has begun at the Chawri Bazar station of Yellow Line while work at five other stations would be started by next month.

17 additional trains in Delhi Metro from Monday

The induction of 17 trains into the services of Delhi Metro from Monday may offer the commuters a slight respite from the constant jostling for space, especially during the peak hours in the evening.

Delhi Metro: CISF cuts security waiting time by half

In order to facilitate easy movement of Delhi Metro commuters, CISF has cut down frisking and scanning time by almost half, keeping the upper time-limit to clear long queue at five minutes at most-crowded stations.

DMRC launches archival website

 The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Monday launched a website in which documents of the organisation would now be digitally archived for easy retrieval.

Delhi Metro fares may be hiked after polls, last revised in 2009

 Delhi Metro fares may be hiked soon after the Assembly polls as the government has initiated a process to review the rates which were last raised in 2009.

Kochi Metro to commence commerical operations by June next

Kochi Metro Rail (KMRL) will commence its commercial operations on 18-km stretch from Aluva to Maharaja's college by June 2016, a top official said on Monday.

Names of 10 Delhi Metro stations changed

Names of 10 Metro stations in Delhi have been changed. The decision was taken by the Delhi government on Wednesday.