Metro ride in Mumbai could prove ‘shocking’

Will an elevated metro running with a pantograph and other Over Head Equipment (OHE) pose a threat to commuters in the trains as well as to motorists plying under it? If the officials of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) are to be believed, then the threat is very much real.

CIDCO opts for wider metro coaches

The Navi Mumbai metro coaches will be more spacious then the Mumbai metro coaches; will accommodate 15 per cent more commuters. In an attempt to comfortably accommodate more commuters in Navi Mumbai metros, the City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Ltd. (CIDCO) has decided to increase the width of the coach from 2.9 to 3.2 metres.

Navi Mumbai Municipal Transport earns more as autos stay off roads

NAVI MUMBAI: Navi Mumbai Municipal Transport (NMMT) netted Rs 5 lakh more and rolled out 25 more buses for the benefit of commuters in...

Metro service will be called 'Mumbai Metro', says Chavan

Mumbai: Seeking to scotch speculation over name of the metro service launched in the megapolis recently, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday said it will be called "Mumbai Metro".

Check-in system crashes at Mumbai airport, flights delayed

The check-in system at terminal 1B of the domestic airport here collapsed today due to crashing of the server resulting in flight delays for some time causing inconvenience to passengers.

RPI (A) demands 'Reliance Metro' to be changed to Mumbai Metro

Republican Party of India (Athawale) today objected to naming of the city metro service as 'Reliance Metro' and demanded it should be renamed as 'Mumbai Metro'.

Mumbai’s Metro-3 inches forward

Mumbai: In an important step to improve Mumbai’s transport, the proposed 33.5-km Mumbai Metro-3 corridor got a boost as a major agreement was signed in the presence of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday.

Mumbai to get 550 more women cabbies soon

The city will have a pool of 550 more women drivers by March next year as a host of agencies, in the aftermath of the Delhi rape, have started training them.

Indian Railways Gear Up For Challenging Roles, Plan To Take Trains To Tawang In...

In a bid to take Indian railways to new heights, the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) is gearing up to connect Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang with...

MoU for Metro extension in Ghaziabad signed

A memorandum of understanding was on Tuesday signed between the Ghaziabad Development Authority and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation for the 9.41-km long extension of Metro line from Dilshad Garden in Delhi to the city's new bus stand.