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Federal Bank to sell Bangalore metro rail tickets

May 29th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 28 (IANS) Leading private sector bank Federal Bank Ltd Monday tied up with the state-run Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL) for automatic fare collection at 13 ... Read more...

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UP goes all out for Metro in major cities

March 27th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 27 (IANS) With new Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav prioritising the mono rail and metro rail projects for major cities in Uttar Pradesh, officials are working overtime to prepare ... Read more...

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India’s IT hub boards Metro, finally

October 20th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 20 (IANS) A 6.7 km network, 12 minutes and a significant leap. India's tech hub Bangalore finally came on board the Metro rail Thursday, more than 30 ... Read more...

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Bangalore Metro rolls from Thursday

October 19th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 19 (IANS) The Namma Metro service in India's tech hub will chug from Thursday evening, with the decks cleared for commercial operations of the project that has been ... Read more...

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Bangalore gets Rs.4,770 crore for better infrastructure

February 24th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 24 (IANS) The Karnataka budget for fiscal 2011-12 Thursday earmarked Rs.4,470 crore for various infrastructure projects in this tech hub to mitigate hardships faced by its nearly eight million denizens ... Read more...

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Haryana to have ‘North-South’ corridor

December 14th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 14 (IANS) The Haryana government Tuesday announced that it will construct a 156-km long 'North-South' corridor highway through the state to connect it with other states.Haryana public works minister Randeep ... Read more...

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Karnataka okays second phase of Bangalore Metro

November 10th, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 9 (IANS) The Karnataka government late Tuesday approved the second phase of the Bangalore Metro project (51 km) at a cost of a whopping Rs.14,774 crore (Rs.147.74 billion)."The cabinet has ... Read more...

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Railways to soon begin survey for south-south corridor

February 27th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 27 (IANS) The Indian Railways will soon undertake an engineering-cum-traffic survey for building the ambitious south-south freight corridor covering Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Goa, Minister of State ... Read more...

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Separatists abduct engineer in Assam

October 16th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 16 (IANS) An engineer involved in the construction of the North-South-East-West Corridor expressway project was abducted by tribal separatists Friday, police said. A police spokesperson said suspected militants of the outlawed ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir to get Rs.80 bn to upgrade roads

February 27th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 27 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir, where road density is one of the lowest in the country, will get over Rs.80 billion (Rs.8,000 crore) from the central government to upgrade its ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister seeks NSG centre in Bhopal

December 14th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 14 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has written to Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram, asking him to consider Bhopal as one of the sites for the proposed ... Read more...

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Panipat elevated highway inaugurated by Baalu

July 16th, 2008 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
Panipat (Haryana), July 16 (ANI): Union Minister of Shipping Road Transport and Highways Thiru T. R. Baalu, along with Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Chief Minister of Haryana today inaugurated the ten kilometre ... Read more...

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Iran insists on pipeline, president tells Narayanan

July 2nd, 2008 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, July 2, (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gave a strong backing to the proposed Iran-Pakistan-India (IPI) gas pipeline while talking to India's National Security Adviser M.K. Narayanan here Tuesday, official news ... Read more...

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