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.

DMRC, Delhi Police rapped for failure to compensate for stolen bike

A city court on Thursday rapped the Delhi Police and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for not compensating a man whose bike was stolen from the parking area and warned of coercive action for non-compliance of its order.

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.

Delhi Metro project in Ghaziabad suffers setback

 Delhi Metro`s extension line from Dilshad Garden in east Delhi to New Bus stand here has suffered a setback after the NHAI refused to issue a No Objection Certificate (NOC) for a key road.

Maharashtra CM praises Delhi Metro

In a proactive move, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis surprised the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) officials by visiting their office on Monday, when he was in Delhi to meet Civil Aviation and Environment Ministry officials.

Delhi Metro's ITO-Mandi House section opens on Monday

The ITO-Mandi House section of the Delhi Metro will be opened for public from Monday, it was announced on Friday.

Delhi Metro gets first driver-less train

Delhi Metro has received its first driver-less train from South Korea equipped with several advanced features and is expected to be operational by the year end of next year.

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).

CISF restores bag containing Rs 45k, dollars of Nigerian man

CISF security personnel have restored a Nigerian citizen's bag containing over Rs 45,000 in cash and US dollars after he forgot it at a Delhi metro station here.

Important news for ladies boarding Delhi Metro

To facilitate boarding and alighting of ladies from the same coach and avoid inconvenience to women passengers travelling on Line 1 (Dilshad Garden to Rithala), the Delhi Metro from Saturday has decided to change the locations of the ladies coach, an official statement said on Friday.

HC expresses concern over alleged faulty J&K rail link

Delhi High Court on Monday expressed concern over the alleged faulty Katra-Banihal rail link to the Kashmir Valley, saying it was worried about the safety of citizens if a major Nepal-like quake happened and asked the government to take a call on it.

Build hutments, toilets for Ghazipur slum dwellers: Delhi HC to DMRC

 The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed DMRC to construct alternative hutments to rehabilitate those slum dwellers at Ghazipur Dairy Farm in east Delhi whom the metro wants to evict or has already evicted.

DMRC to set up vital components on elevated decks at upcoming depots

 To address the problem of space constraints, Delhi Metro is constructing two metro depots at Kalindi Kunj and Vinod Nagar in which major components like stabling lines, auto washing plant will be situated on elevated decks.

HC directs authorities not to demolish slum at Ghazipur

The Delhi High Court has directed the authorities, including DMRC, not to evict the slum dwellers at Ghazipur Dairy Farm in east Delhi nor demolish their homes till the next date of hearing on their plea seeking protection from any move to demolish them.

Delhi Metro service on Red Line to be briefly affected over weekend

Delhi Metro service between Tis Hazari and Inderlok stations would be briefly affected over the weekend due to maintenance and repair work.

Delhi Metro plans WiFi facility aboard trains

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) plans to provide WiFi facility aboard its trains as well as in stations, union Minister of State for Urban Development Babul Supriyo said on Wednesday.

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.

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.

Felling of trees by DMRC, PWD given rise to air pollution: HC

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday noted that the "magnitude" of trees cut by DMRC and PWD for various projects has enabled air pollution to increase in the national capital and sought reports from them and the city government on where replantation was undertaken and how much, since 2010.

Delhi Metro's Badarpur-Faridabad corridor to employ green tech

 Delhi Metro's Badarpur-Faridabad corridor, set to be operational in the next two months, will be powered by green technology and incorporate a host of other eco-friendly features like solar panels, water harvesting and sewage treatment plants.