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Kolkata Metro Railway

Metro train stuck in Kolkata, services hit

The passengers were evacuated, and a truncated service was being run from Kavi Subhas to Girish Park stations.

Feb 13, 2019, 17:39 PM IST

Kolkata Metro service disrupted after man commits suicide

A man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train at Kolkatas Mahatma Gandhi Road metro station on Sunday evening, causing the service to be partially disrupted, an official said.

Jul 30, 2017, 20:05 PM IST

Minister stalls Kolkata Metro tariff revision

Hours after Kolkata Metro Railway formally announced that fares would be raised October 18, Minister of State for Railways Adhir Chowdhury stalled the move.

Oct 15, 2013, 23:51 PM IST

Kolkata's largest Metro station to open today

The largest station at Noapara, 2.2 km from the Dumdum stop, the northernmost of the Metro, boasts of four platforms instead of the usual two.

Jul 10, 2013, 10:22 AM IST

Kolkata`s largest Metro station to open Wednesday

Commuters using the city`s lifeline -- the Kolkata Metro Railway -- will have two reasons to celebrate this summer.

Jul 09, 2013, 17:01 PM IST