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Water on Delhi Metro tracks causes hold-up


July 21st, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Commuters on the Delhi Metro's Jahangirpuri-Gurgaon line were left stranded when water seeped onto the tracks at a section between the INA market and Jor ... Read more...

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Haryana approves land pooling scheme for farmers


July 20th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 20 (IANS) The Haryana government Friday announced a new land pooling scheme intended to make the landowner-farmers partners in the process of planned development of residential and industrial ... Read more...

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Haryana farmers want their 350 acres back from DLF


July 17th, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 16 (IANS) The residents of Wazirabad village have filled a public interest litigation (PIL) in the Punjab and Haryana High Court against allotment of around 350 acres prime ... Read more...

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Bangladesh coup attempt foiled (Lead)


January 19th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 19 (IANS) An attempt to topple Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's government by engineering a coup by a group of military officers has been thwarted, the Bangladesh Army ... Read more...

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Auto Expo tickets available from Saturday


January 5th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Tickets for the ongoing Auto Expo 2012 will be sold at 26 stations of the Delhi Metro from Saturday, an official said.The 11th edition of ... Read more...

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Red alert in Hyderabad for Babri anniversary


December 5th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 5 (IANS) Police in Hyderabad have sounded a high alert ahead of Dec 6, the anniversary of the demolition of the Babri Masjid which is coinciding this year ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro to curtail services on Diwali


October 24th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Delhi Metro's last trains will leave their originating stations at 8 p.m. on Diwali Wednesday, an official said.Wednesday's last trains will start at 8 p.m. ... Read more...

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Telangana shutdown Monday, rail blockade cut short


October 16th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 16 (IANS) The Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) Sunday cut short its three-day "rail blockade" and instead called for a shutdown in the region Monday to protest ... Read more...

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Railways, police warn Telangana protesters against blockade


October 10th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 10 (IANS) Ignoring the "rail blockade" call by Telangana groups for Oct 12-14, the railways Monday decided to operate all trains in Telangana with police security and ... Read more...

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Three Metro stations shut for three hours


August 27th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Three Delhi Metro stations close to the Parliament House were shut from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday on the directions of the police, ... Read more...

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Metro stations near PM’s home back to normal


August 26th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Normalcy returned Friday at the four Delhi Metro stations close to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence that had been shut the day before, an ... Read more...

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Khan Market Metro station opens, three others still shut (Lead)


August 25th, 2011 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) After a four-and-half-hour shutdown, Delhi Metro Thursday opened its Khan Market station, one of the four stations in the vicinity of the prime minister's residence ... Read more...

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50 pro-Anna protesters detained outside PM’s house


August 25th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Responding to Anna Hazare's call, dozens of his supporters gathered outside Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence here Thursday and 50 of them were detained, police ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro shuts four stations


August 25th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Four Delhi Metro stations in the vicinity of the prime minister's residence here were shut from 3 p.m. Thursday on the orders of the Delhi ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro to induct eight coach trains in two years


August 8th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is planning to induct eight-coach trains to tackle heavy rush on the network by end of 2013, the Delhi ... Read more...

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Work on Delhi Metro third phase to commence soon


May 8th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) The work on Delhi Metro's third phase will commence in the next few weeks, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said Sunday.She also said that a ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro’s third phase approved


April 11th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday gave its nod to five Delhi Metro projects, including opening two new lines and extending three others.The new lines will link ... Read more...

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Akon starts India tour on birthday


March 24th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) Popular Senegalese American singer Akon is really excited about his debut performance in India and the first concert April 16 coincides with his birthday. The songwriter-producer ... Read more...

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Yemeni President left isolated following officials’ resignation over killing of protestors


March 21st, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Sanaa, Mar 21 (ANI): Senior Yemeni officials have resigned to protest against the killing of 52 protesters who were demanding the resignation of the country's President Ali Abdullah Saleh.Thousands of protestors ... Read more...

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Top Yemen officials quit over killing of protesters


March 20th, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by BNO News
SANAA (BNO NEWS) -- Yemen's ambassador to the United Nations resigned on Sunday in protest against the killing of 52 protesters who were calling for the resignation of President Ali Abdullah Saleh, ... Read more...

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Bangladesh struggles to cope with end of World Cup dream


March 20th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 20 (IANS) The World Cup is over for Bangladesh. The revellers have disappeared from the streets, the sellers of national flags and team jerseys are counting their losses, ... Read more...

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Yemen beefs up security to enforce emergency rule (Lead)


March 20th, 2011 - 8:15 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a, March 20 (IANS) Additional troops were deployed in in the Yemeni capital and other major cities Saturday to enforce a state of emergency following worsening clashes with the protesters. ... Read more...

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Yemeni minister resigns over killing of protesters


March 20th, 2011 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a, March 20 (IANS) Yemen's Human Rights Minister Huda Al-ban resigned Saturday in protest against the shooting deaths of protesters in the Yemini capital, Xinhua reported.She presented her resignation to ... Read more...

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Bangladesh asks Canada to deport Mujib killer


February 21st, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 21 (IANS) Bangladesh has asked Canada to deport a former army colonel who is one of the six fugitive convicts in the 1975 assassination of Bangladesh's founding president Sheikh ... Read more...

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Metro stations to have digital pods for information


January 30th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The Delhi Metro will install interactive digital pods at 28 stations to provide detailed information to commuters about its network, stations, train timings, fare structure and major ... Read more...

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Metro services to be affected by Republic Day rehearsal


January 22nd, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Delhi Metro services will be partly curtailed Sunday as the dress rehearsals for the Republic Day parade take place with the Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan Metro ... Read more...

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Maintainance work Sunday on Delhi Metro’s Gurgaon line


December 17th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Commuters travelling to Gurgaon on the Delhi Metro's Jahangirpuri-HUDA City Centre line may face some inconvenience Sunday due to track maintainance work on a section of the ... Read more...

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Technical snag hits Delhi Metro


December 16th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Thousands of commuters had a harrowing time Thursday after a technical snag hit Delhi Metro's Jahangirpuri-Huda City Centre network.The train services were affected just before 11 a.m. ... Read more...

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Probe ordered into disruption of Delhi Metro services


November 20th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Saturday instituted an inquiry into the electrical fault in a coach which led to the stalling of services on the busy Jahangirpuri-Gurgaon stretch Friday ... Read more...

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Huge rush on Delhi Metro as commuters avoid roads


November 8th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Delhi Metro witnessed a huge rush Monday as the capital's commuters avoided travelling by road, fearing traffic restrictions due to the ongoing visit of US President ... Read more...

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Metro service to end at 8 p.m. Diwali (Lead)


November 3rd, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Delhi Metro will close its services on all six routes at 8 p.m. on Diwali.Friday's last train will start at 8 from Dilshad Garden, Rithala, ... Read more...

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Some metro stations to remain closed for Games


October 7th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Commuter services at the Patel Chowk and Central Secretariat metro stations will be suspended Oct 9, 10 and 14 at specified times due to certain Games events, ... Read more...

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Passengers on Delhi Metro lines (To go with Huge crowds on Delhi Metro due to Games)


October 5th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Ridership on Delhi Metro's six lines during the last three days:Corridor ... Read more...

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Thumbs up for Metro’s ladies coach


October 3rd, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The exclusive women's coach on Delhi Metro trains has been welcomed with open arms by the fairer sex much to the chargin of male travellers."It is ... Read more...

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32,000 footfalls on Central Secretariat-Qutub Minar Metro link


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Delhi Metro's Central Secretariat-Qutub Minar link, which connects the city's north with its satellite town of Gurgaon in Haryana, was a huge hit among the public Friday ... Read more...

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