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Here's proof that Delhi govt has no say in Metro management, says Arvind Kejriwal

Here's proof that Delhi govt has no say in Metro management, says Arvind Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal said the Delhi government and Centre's equal stake in the city metro was a "facade" meant for obtaining "large" amounts of funding from the former.

Oct 13, 2017, 09:21 AM IST
Delhi Metro fare hiked to benefit Ola, Uber: Manish Sisodia

Delhi Metro fare hiked to benefit Ola, Uber: Manish Sisodia

The resolution, which was moved by Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot, was passed by a voice vote in the House.

Oct 10, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
Delhi Metro fare hike comes into effect from today as DMRC rejects Arvind Kejriwal's request

Delhi Metro fare hike comes into effect from today as DMRC rejects Arvind Kejriwal's request

The increased metro fares will come into effect from Tuesday as the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) refused to defer the scheduled fare hike despite Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's opposition to it.

Oct 10, 2017, 05:44 AM IST
After much debate, Delhi Metro fares to be hiked after all

After much debate, Delhi Metro fares to be hiked after all

The Delhi Metro Fare Fixation Committee on Monday declared that the metro fares will be hiked with effect from October 10.

Oct 09, 2017, 23:13 PM IST
Will pay half of funds needed to run Delhi Metro if Centre gave 50%: Arvind Kejriwal

Will pay half of funds needed to run Delhi Metro if Centre gave 50%: Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal said the Centre bore the entire loss of Kolkata Metro and there should be no difficulty if it provided half the funds in the case of Delhi.

Oct 08, 2017, 23:36 PM IST

Metro fare hike: Urban ministry to examine issues raised by CM

The Urban Affairs Ministry will "examine the issues" raised by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the proposed fare hike by the Delhi Metro, a senior official on Sunday said.

Oct 01, 2017, 16:55 PM IST
Delhi Metro under loss; hike in fare necessary: DMRC

Delhi Metro under loss; hike in fare necessary: DMRC

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Saturday clarified that hike in the metro fare is necessary to meet the input costs and to keep providing world class service to the passengers commuting through it.

Sep 30, 2017, 21:31 PM IST

Delhi Metro runs with door open on Yellow Line

A Delhi Metro train covered a good distance a day ago with one of its gates open owing to a "technical fault", a DMRC official said on Tuesday.

Sep 12, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
Delhi metro ties up with Google Map; to offer seamless navigation to commuters

Delhi metro ties up with Google Map; to offer seamless navigation to commuters

This facility will provide the commuters complete information on Delhi Metro routes, line details, platform details, fares etc.

Sep 12, 2017, 10:31 AM IST
Delhi Metro to add 200 new coaches to combat rush during peak hours

Delhi Metro to add 200 new coaches to combat rush during peak hours

The Delhi Metro will add 200 new coaches to its existing fleet of trains plying on the Yellow, Blue, and Red Lines to augment its carrying capacity.

Aug 31, 2017, 14:47 PM IST
After fare hike, Metro ridership falls; DMRC says many factors responsible

After fare hike, Metro ridership falls; DMRC says many factors responsible

In April, 27.5 lakh commuters took the metro on an average daily, while the figure came down to around 26.5 lakh in May, when schools are closed due to summer holidays.

Aug 28, 2017, 23:16 PM IST
Free WiFi across 50 stations on Delhi Metro's Blue Line – All you should know

Free WiFi across 50 stations on Delhi Metro's Blue Line – All you should know

The 50-km-long Blue Line, which connects Noida City Centre and east Delhi's Vaishali to the Dwarka sub-city, is the largest operational corridor of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC).

Aug 25, 2017, 19:11 PM IST
Delhi Metro: DMRC to keep metro parking shut for Independence Day

Delhi Metro: DMRC to keep metro parking shut for Independence Day

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Monday decided to keep the parking lots at all the stations of Delhi Metro closed, keeping in mind security concerns ahead of Independence Day on Tuesday.

Aug 14, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

Delhi Metro to plant 2,000 saplings, distribute another 6,000 to commuters

In a special drive towards nurturing a greener environment, the Delhi Metro will plant 2,000 saplings across its premises during the month of August, it said on Sunday.

Aug 13, 2017, 19:15 PM IST
Delhi Metro crosses highest point at Dhaula Kuan

Delhi Metro crosses highest point at Dhaula Kuan

The trial run between Shakurpur and Mayapuri had been going on for a month.

Aug 02, 2017, 20:41 PM IST
Delhi metro fleet to go up to 328 by March 2018

Delhi metro fleet to go up to 328 by March 2018

In what can be called as a good news for Delhiites, the Delhi Metro Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has decided to increase the number of trains by 45 per cent. At present, DMRC runs 227 trains including four, six and eight-coach rakes but after the completion of the project, the number of trains will go up to 328. Simultaneously, the number of coaches will also rise to 2,158 from 1,468.

Aug 01, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
Delhi: Metro employees call off strike after minister agrees to look into demands

Delhi: Metro employees call off strike after minister agrees to look into demands

The Delhi Metro non-executive staff have called off their Monday strike after Urban affairs minister asked DMRC to look into their demands.

Jul 23, 2017, 16:17 PM IST
Now you can buy Delhi Metro token, recharge smart card via app

Now you can buy Delhi Metro token, recharge smart card via app

Delhi Metro commuters will now be able to buy token and recharge their smart cards through their mobile banking application, the Delhi Metro Rail Corp (DMRC) said on Sunday.

Jul 03, 2017, 12:25 PM IST

Signalling glitch affects Delhi Metro's Violet Line services

Services on Delhi Metro's Violet Line were severely hit during the morning rush hours today due to a major signalling glitch.

Jun 30, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Delhi Metro to be extended till Sonepat in Haryana

Delhi Metro to be extended till Sonepat in Haryana

Delhi Metro will extend its network from Narela in the national capital to Kundli in Sonepat district in Haryana, it was announced on Thursday.

Jun 01, 2017, 19:42 PM IST