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Delhi Metro help desk for Kashmir flood victims

Delhi Metro help desk for Kashmir flood victims

🕔12:38, 13.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 13  The Delhi Metro has set up a help desk at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) to assist and guide Jammu and Kashmir flood victims returning to the city, a statement said. The help desk has

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Thousands stuck as snag hits Delhi Metro

Thousands stuck as snag hits Delhi Metro

🕔13:41, 2.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 2  Delhi Metro commuters faced a harrowing time Tuesday when train services on one of its lines were affected for over an hour, an official said. The operations on the Blue Line (Dwarka sector 21 to Noida/Vaishali)

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Delhi Metro modifies roundabout to ease traffic

Delhi Metro modifies roundabout to ease traffic

🕔11:15, 1.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sept 01  The Delhi Metro modified a central Delhi roundabout to ease traffic flow around it, a statement said Sunday. The Delhi Metro took over the rotary in central Delhi from the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) in

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Delhi Metro I-Day services to start 4:30 a.m.

Delhi Metro I-Day services to start 4:30 a.m.

🕔17:56, 14.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 14 Delhi Metro will start its services 4.30 a.m. onwards Friday, a Metro official said Thursday. On other days, the Metro services start at 6 a.m. “The Metro services will start from 4.30 a.m. to facilitate movement

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Delhi Metro completes twin-tunnel’s construction

Delhi Metro completes twin-tunnel’s construction

🕔10:37, 6.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 6  The construction of Delhi Metro’s two underground parallel tunnels was completed here Tuesday, a statement said. The drilling of one of the tunnels began in December 2013 and the other in January this year using two

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Delhi government releases Rs.200 crore for Metro

Delhi government releases Rs.200 crore for Metro

🕔11:45, 24.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 24  The Delhi government released Rs.200 crore for the projects of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). “The Delhi government has released an amount of Rs.200 crore as contribution to equity as a first instalment in the

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Delhi Metro sets new ridership record

Delhi Metro sets new ridership record

🕔15:00, 23.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 23  The Delhi Metro recorded the highest ridership of over 26 lakh (2.6 million) passengers in a single day July 21, surpassing a record set last August. “Delhi Metro achieved another milestone on Monday when over 26

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Delhi Metro train runs with doors open

Delhi Metro train runs with doors open

🕔15:22, 17.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 17  In a major lapse, a packed Delhi Metro train Thursday sped between two stations on an elevated corridor with doors open on one side. The train operator has been suspended. Hundreds in the Yellow Line train

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Delhi Metro installs special frisking cubicle for women

Delhi Metro installs special frisking cubicle for women

🕔12:39, 9.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 9 A special ladies frisking enclosure was inaugurated at a Delhi Metro station here Tuesday. The frisking enclosure was inaugurated by Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) Director General Arvind Ranjan at the Pragati Maidan Metro station. “The

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Delhi Metro to install three new solar power plants

Delhi Metro to install three new solar power plants

🕔11:20, 4.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 4  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will install three new solar power plants in its premises, an official said Thursday. The three rooftop solar power plants, with a total capacity of 250 kWp, will be installed

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Delhi Metro begins work on another corridor

Delhi Metro begins work on another corridor

🕔11:18, 4.Jul 2014

Ghaziabad, July 4 The Delhi Metro has started work on the 9.41-km stretch between Dilshad Garden and Ghaziabad, authorities said. “We are providing all assistance to carry out the work speedily… We have assured DMRC that no hurdle would be

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First section of Delhi Metro’s third phase to open June 26

First section of Delhi Metro’s third phase to open June 26

🕔11:01, 25.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 25 Delhi Metro said the first section of its third phase – connecting Central Secretariat and Mandi House – will open for the public June 26 as it has received the mandatory safety clearance. Urban Development Minister

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Delhi Metro’s Phase III stations to have green buildings

Delhi Metro’s Phase III stations to have green buildings

🕔11:45, 6.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 6  The Delhi Metro said all the upcoming stations in the third phase of its expansion will be designed and constructed as green buildings with provisions for conservation of energy and water, among other things. “All the

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Thousands stuck as snag hits Delhi Metro’s Dwarka-Noida line

Thousands stuck as snag hits Delhi Metro’s Dwarka-Noida line

🕔10:28, 5.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 5  Thousands of commuters had a harrowing time Wednesday evening as a technical snag hit Delhi Metro’s Blue Line (Dwarka to Noida City Centre/Vaishali) causing the trains to run slow and halt for several minutes at many

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Delhi Metro completes another tunnel

Delhi Metro completes another tunnel

🕔12:36, 2.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 2  The Delhi Metro completed a 925-metre long tunnel in the national capital as part of its Phase III expansion plan, officials said. The tunnel, between INA and South Extension Market in south Delhi, is part of

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Metro doubles smart card minimum add value

Metro doubles smart card minimum add value

🕔14:51, 19.May 2014

New Delhi, May 19  The minimum add value of Delhi Metro smart cards has been doubled to Rs.200. Delhi Metro said Sunday this will take effect from Wednesday. According to Delhi Metro, a new smart card will cost Rs.150, including

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