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Free rides for women on Metro to take a while

Free rides for women on Metro to take a while

NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): On Thursday, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal announced free rides for women on Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC)...
PM props Vande Bharat train as symbol of people's aspirations

PM props Vande Bharat train as a symbol of people’s aspirations

NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): With Prime Minister Narendra Modi propping the Vande Bharat Express as a symbol of people's aspirations in...
Centre and states not on same page on Metro train plans

Centre and states not on same page on Metro train plans

NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News):  Even as the Centre’s new policy on metro rail says this mode of public transport should be the last option in...
India's deepest Metro station comes up 30m below Howrah railway station

India’s deepest Metro station comes up 30m below Howrah railway station

HOWRAH (Metro Rail News): India’s deepest Metro station is now structurally complete. The base slab of the Howrah Metro station, 30m equivalent...
Chandigarh-New Delhi train journey time will get shorter soon

Chandigarh-New Delhi train journey time will get shorter soon

CHANDIGARH (Metro Rail News): Travel time between Chandigarh and New Delhi will come down soon, as the railways are going to increase...
Intercity bullet trains start operation in Xinjiang

Intercity bullet trains start operation in Xinjiang

XINJIANG (Metro Rail News): Bullet trains that can run at 160 km per hour have been put into operation to replace the older and slower...
Virgin Hyperloop One could build the world’s first hyperloop in India

Virgin Hyperloop One could build the world’s first hyperloop in India

MAHARASHTRA (Metro Rail News): The first “hyperloop,” a concept for an ultra-fast underground transportation system, popularized by Elon Musk, is closer than...

India to get second Hyperloop project in Punjab

CHANDIGARH (Metro Rail News): The Punjab will be the second state in the country to get the Hyperloop mass transit system after Maharashtra, which...
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Hyundai Rotem bags Cairo metro train contract

Greater Cairo, Egypt (Metro Rail News): A delegation of Hyundai Rotem headed by vice chairman, Mr Yoon Yeocheol signed the contract with...
Cash-strapped GDA hopes to raise Rs 300 crore by selling land for RRTS station

Cash-strapped GDA hopes to raise Rs 300 crore by selling land for RRTS station

GHAZIABAD (Metro Rail News): The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) plans to sell 24,017 sqm, or nearly 6 acres, of land for Rs...
Booking an e-ticket will soon cost more

Booking an e-ticket will soon cost more

MUMBAI (Metro Rail News): Get ready to pay more for making an online reservation for train journeys. Service charge, which was earlier...
Government nod to service extension of LMRC MD

Government nod to service extension of LMRC MD

LUCKNOW (Metro Rail News): In an about-turn on its earlier stand, the UP government has decided to grant a two-year extension of...
CMRL to recycle water from ACs in stations, use it for drinking

CMRL to recycle water from ACs in stations, use it for drinking

CHENNAI (Metro Rail News): Air-conditioning units in metro rail stations may soon serve a dual purpose give commuters a respite from the heat and quench...
Government nod to railway proposal to raise speed of Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Howrah route to 160 kmph

Government nod to raise the speed of Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Howrah route

NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): The government has approved the railways' proposal to increase the train speed on Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Howrah routes to...