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13 Metro Stations Closed In Delhi After Anti-Citizenship Act Protests Turn Violent

Dec 15, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Metro authorities closed gates of several metro stations, including IIT, GTB Nagar, Shivaji Stadium, Patel Chowk and Vishwavidyalaya on Sunday evening.

Merkel To Visit Dwarka Metro Station Which Has A German Connection

Nov 02, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit to the metro station, during which she will be accompanied by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will be the last item on her itinerary before she leaves for home.

Delhi Govt Sets Aside Rs 290 Cr For Free Travel For Women In Buses, Metro

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia also tabled a proposal of supplementary demands for grants of Rs 142 crore to fund deployment of marshals in buses and Rs 47 crore for the regional rapid transit system corridors, which were approved with a voice of votes.

Man Commits Suicide Jumping Before Speeding Train at Delhi's Tagore Garden Metro Station

Aug 17, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

According to the police, around 11 p.m. on Friday night, the Raja Garden Metro police station received a call informing them about a body lying between the tracks and the platform at Tagore Garden Metro Station.

Delhi: 15 Trains Delayed Due To Technical Snag At Okhla station

Following a delay of two hours, services along the route were normalised after the snag was fixed by a team of railway engineers who were rushed to the spot.

05 August, 2019

Delhi Metro Put On High Alert After Government Scraps Article 370 In J&K

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A fresh advisory has been issued, over an existing one, to ensure that no untoward incident takes place in the mass-rapid rail network that runs across the National Capital Region, the security officials said.

10 July, 2019

Delhi High Court Dismisses Petition Challenging AAP's Proposal On Free Metro Rides For Women

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A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar declined to entertain the plea, saying there is no substance in it and imposed a cost of Rs 10,000 on the petitioner.

22 June, 2019

Atishi Hits Back At 'Metro Man' Sreedharan, Says He's Being Used By BJP

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In a letter to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, the former DMRC chief said free travel will 'worsen overcrowding' and 'lead to mishaps'.

21 June, 2019

Delhi Metro Magenta Line Services, Affected After Fire At A Market, Resume

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Train movement on Magenta Line has been stopped temporarily between Jasola Vihar Shaheen Bagh and Kalindi Kunj due to smoke and fire from a fire underneath the section.

18 June, 2019

90% Favour Free Rides For Women In Metros And Buses, Says AAP

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had on June 3 announced his government's decision to provide for free travel for women in Delhi's public transport buses and Metro trains.

14 June, 2019

'Metro Man' Sreedharan Writes To PM Modi Against Delhi Govt's Free Travel Scheme For Women

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In a letter to the PM Modi, Sreedharan, popularly known as 'Metro Man,' said if the Delhi government is 'so keen' to help women commuters, it can pay the cost of their travel directly to them rather than making travel free on metro trains.


03 June, 2019

Free Bus, Metro Rides For Women Soon In Delhi, Announces Arvind Kejriwal

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Delhi Cheif Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said that women will get free rides in the city's DTC bus services as well as the Delhi Metro

02 June, 2019

Months Before Delhi Assembly Polls, AAP Govt Plans To Make Metro, Bus Travels Free For Women

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Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, during a public meeting, also said that his government is in touch with the city's power regulator to bring down fixed charge component of the electricity bill.

21 May, 2019

Commuters Stranded After Snag On Delhi Metro's Yellow Line

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Yellow Line connects Samaypur Badli in Delhi to Huda City Centre in Gurgaon.

20 May, 2019

After Game Of Thrones Finale, Here's What Delhi Metro Tells Commuters – READ

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The official DMRC account issued the spoiler alert on Twitter.

09 March, 2019

PM Modi Inaugurates Delhi Metro's Blue Line Extension In Noida

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Union minister Mahesh Sharma were present at the event.

04 March, 2019

NSUI Members Stop Delhi Metro Train, Demand Concession in Fare For Students

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NSUI members jumped on the Delhi metro track at the Vishwavidyalaya metro station on Monday in protest of the high metro fares and demanded concession for students


25 January, 2019

'#ParayaKaamApna' Is BJP's Development Mantra: Samajwadi Party

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The opposition party in Uttar Pradesh said the work on the metro project was started during the chief ministership of Akhilesh Yadav in 2016.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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