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Shorter airport metro services likely to resume (Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Delhi's Airport Metro, which was suspended July 8 due to structural faults, might resume services partially between two stations where no faults were detected, but ... Read more...

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Dikshit hasn’t lost hope yet on Delhi’s Airport Metro


September 10th, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has not yet given up hope on the city's Airport Metro project, suspended since July 8 for structural faults, and ... Read more...

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Mumbai Metro accident: One killed, 11 injured (Lead)


September 4th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) One person was killed and 11 others were injured when a slab of a staircase of an under-construction Metro railway station collapsed here Tuesday, officials said."One ... Read more...

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Mumbai Metro accident: One killed, seven injured


September 4th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) One person was killed and seven others were injured when a slab of a staircase of an under-construction Metro railway station collapsed here Tuesday, officials said.The ... Read more...

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22 get bail in 2009 Delhi Metro pillar collapse case


July 23rd, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday granted bail to 22 people, including 10 serving officials of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), in 2009 Zamrudpur Metro pillar ... Read more...

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Airport Metro line services suspended from Sunday


July 7th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The popular Delhi Airport Metro Express Line - used by over 15,000 commuters daily - will be suspended for unspecified period after 11 p.m. Saturday ... Read more...

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Secretariat-Kashmere Gate Metro line expected by 2015


May 25th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The 9.37 km Central Secretariat-Kashmere Gate corridor, part of Rs.37,736 crore Phase-III project of the Delhi Metro, could be commissioned by 2015, Chief Minister Sheila ... Read more...

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Airport Metro offers bouquet of mobile phone links


April 30th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Commuters travelling on the Delhi Metro's Airport Express line managed by Reliance Infrastructure can now have uninterrupted mobile phone connectivity, a company official said here ... Read more...

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Construction work on Badarpur-Faridabad Metro link begins


March 28th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Wednesday began construction work for a nearly 14-km link to connect the satellite town Faridabad in Haryana with the ... Read more...

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Metro rail? Start in Agra, say residents


March 28th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 28 (IANS) With Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav suggesting a metro or mono rail in some cities, residents say the Taj city should be the first beneficiary.Long ... Read more...

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DMRC signs MoU with Haryana for Badarpur-Faridabad link


March 26th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Faridabad, Delhi's satellite town in southern Haryana, will be on the Delhi Metro network soon, as a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed Monday between ... Read more...

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Unveiling the soul of Seoul - during a PM visit (Seoul Diary)


March 26th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) It's home to major conglomerates like Hyundai, Samsung and LG and boasts of the world's fastest broadband network. It hosted the 1986 Asian Ganes, the ... Read more...

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Faridabad to come on Delhi Metro line


March 25th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) Faridabad town in Haryana, adjoining the national capital, will be on the Delhi Metro network soon, with the state government and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) ... Read more...

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Strike takes autos off Delhi roads, commuters hit (Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Thousands of Delhi residents used to travelling by auto-rickshaws for their regular commute were hit Tuesday as many drivers of these ubiquitous three-wheelers joined a ... Read more...

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Strike takes autos off Delhi roads, commuters hit


February 28th, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Thousands of Delhi residents used to travelling by auto-rickshaws for their regular commute were hit Tuesday as many drivers of these ubiquitous three-wheelers joined a ... Read more...

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Delhi official supports higher property tax near Metro


February 21st, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Delhi Chief Secretary P.K. Tripathi has favoured the central government's proposal to levy additional taxes on land transactions and buildings near the Metro corridors."If you ... Read more...

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Higher tax on properties near Metro lines suggested


February 14th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The people residing in close proximity to Metro lines may have to shell out more by way of property tax if the urban ... Read more...

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Man jumps off Metro overpass in China


February 6th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 6 (IANS) A man in China stunned many people Monday when he jumped off a Metro station overpass amid rain, following a quarrel with his girlfriend, but soon ... Read more...

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Metro services to be curtailed on R-Day


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Delhi Metro services will be partially curtailed during the Republic Day parade Thursday and the beating retreat ceremony Jan 29, an official said.Train schedules of ... Read more...

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Metro Man rides into sunset, to pass baton to Mangu Singh (With Image)


December 30th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) After 15 years of eventful tenure as Delhi Metro chief, E. Sreedharan will hand over the baton to his colleague Mangu Singh Saturday, who oversaw ... Read more...

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Airport Metro offers discount this weekend


December 8th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) To facilitate travellers taking part in the capital's centenary celebrations, the Airport Metro Express Line (AMEL) is offering a 50 percent discount in fares this ... Read more...

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Thales bags ticketing system contract for Gurgaon Metro


December 6th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Technology conglomerate Thales Tuesday said it has bagged a contract to build an automatic fare collection system for the Gurgaon MetroRail."Thales will develop a central ... Read more...

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Get trade fair tickets at Metro stations


November 12th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Tickets for India International Trade Fair's (IITF) business visitors will be available at 26 Metro stations in the capital from Monday while the general public ... Read more...

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Airport Metro offers discount on Guru Purab


November 9th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Travellers on the high-speed Airport Metro Express Line (AMEL) will get a 50 percent discount on Guru Purab being celebrated Thursday, a Reliance Infrastructure official ... Read more...

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Airport Metro to run on Diwali


October 25th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The swanky high-speed Airport Metro Express will not curtail its services on Diwali Wednesday, an official said."The Airport Metro trains will operate as per their ... Read more...

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DMRC has to disclose pillar design: Court


August 1st, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday dismissed a plea by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) seeking it be permitted not to disclose the design of ... Read more...

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Wife, lover arrested for husband’s murder


July 19th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) A married woman and her lover were arrested Monday for murdering her husband, police said."Rani, 26, and her lover Manoj, 25, were arrested for murdering ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro now goes to Ghaziabad (Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Delhi Metro rail services were Thursday further extended into Uttar Pradesh, connecting the national capital to the suburban Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh, the state ... Read more...

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Beijing teenager killed as escalator changes direction


July 6th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 6 (IANS) A 13-year-old boy was killed and 30 others were injured when a crowded subway escalator suddenly reversed direction, a media report said Wednesday.The accident occurred around ... Read more...

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Court reserves order on Delhi Metro pillar collapse


July 6th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday reserved its order on a plea by the Delhi Metro against its order directing it to disclose the design of ... Read more...

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Much-awaited Vaishali line may get delayed


July 2nd, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The much-awaited Anand Vihar-Vaishali Metro line that would connect Delhi to Ghaziabad might get delayed, an official said.The Delhi Metro line that was scheduled to ... Read more...

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Sreedharan inspects metro extension to Ghaziabad


June 16th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) managing director E. Sreedharan Thursday inspected the extension of the metro line from Anand Vihar to Vaishali, which links the ... Read more...

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Domestic flights’ check-in opens on Airport Metro line


June 10th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) After several delays, the Airport Express Line (AEL) in the capital Friday launched its check-in facility that allows domestic fliers to check-in their baggage and ... Read more...

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Airlines to begin check-in on Airport Metro from Friday (Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, June 9 (IANS) Major domestic airlines Thursday said they will commence check-in services on designated counters on the Delhi Airport Metro Express Line's three stations from Friday.National carrier ... Read more...

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Airlines to begin check-in on Airport Metro from Friday


June 9th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, June 9 (IANS) Major domestic airlines Thursday said they will commence check-in services on designated counters on Delhi Airport Metro Express line's three stations from Friday."Effective 1600 hrs (4.00 ... Read more...

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