Work on the Ghatkopar metro station is going strong. Mumbai Metro One (MM1) officials say that 80% of the work will be complete before the monsoon season breaks into the city. Krishnaprasad Maheshwari, director, MM1, said that almost 80% of the station is complete. "We estimate that almost six lakh people will travel daily between Versova and Ghatkopar; 70% of them will travel between Ghatkopar and Andheri.
MUMBAI: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has proposed that the bullet train from Ahmedabad to Mumbai should go via Nashik, to which JICA, the funding agency for capital-intensive projects, agreed.
For Bhavna Sharma, a 30-year-old travel executive who lives in Vaishali and works at south Delhi’s Nehru Place, travelling the long way to work and back was a daily struggle. Things, however, were different on Thursday.
The proposed Doha Metro, an essential part of Qatar’s infrastructure for the 2022 World Cup, faces major scheduling challenges due to the tight timeframe, says Hyder Consulting regional rail director Geoff Leffek.
By Pamela Raghunath, Correspondent www.gulfnews.com Mumbai: Some 95 per cent of women in Mumbai have to grapple with sexual harassment on the streets on a...
More than six years after construction started and after several missed deadlines, Mumbai’s first Metro corridor is scheduled to start commercial operations from Sunday.
Residents of Mumbai’s suburbs may have to brace for a steep hike in power tariff in the 2015-16 fiscal with Reliance Energy, the Mumbai power distribution arm of Reliance Infrastructure, having proposed an increase of 10 to 45 per cent for domestic consumers.
A mentally unstable man was detained after he created ruckus inside a Delhi-Mumbai Jet Airways flight on Saturday morning. The flight, 9W332, left Delhi...
Atkins, the British construction engineer, said Thursday it will increase its headcount in Middle East after recording a 70 percent rise in regional full-year profit. The firm, whose projects include the Dubai Metro and Durrat Al Bahrain, said it will grow employee numbers chiefly in Saudi Arabia and Qatar to accelerate expansion in those markets.
MUMBAI: With new coaches being introduced, people who commute in suburban trainssuburban trains, better known as 'locals' in Mumbai will finally experience a better, faster and more comfortable ride.