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
Mumbai.

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.

Mumbai Monorail to be commissioned by year-end

Engineering major Larsen & Toubro
and Malaysia`s Scomi Group are expected to commission the
first phase of Mumbai Monorail, India`s first such system, by
end of this year.