10 Trains Cancelled, 57 Diverted as Gujjars Protest in Rajasthan

Ten trains have been cancelled and 57 others, including two Rajdhanis from Delhi to Mumbai, have been diverted as nearly 1000 protesters sit on rail tracks in Rajasthan's Bharatpur district to demand reservation in the state for Gujjars.

Mumbai Metro to stretch to Thane, Pune

The Mumbai Metro network will be extended as far as the cities of Thane and Pune, Maharashtra’s chief minister has confirmed.

Versova-Andheri Metro trial run by December

The construction of the first Metro line, the 11.4-kilometre long Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar corridor, started in February 2008. Mumbai Metro One Pvt Ltd, a special purpose vehicle formed by Reliance Infrastructure, MMRDA and Veolia Transport are constructing the route.

After Mumbai, Pune to get Metro

In a major breather for the five million people of Pune, the Maharashtra government has given the green signal for the state's second Metro rail project after Mumbai. "In the first phase, it will connect Ramwadi-Wanaz on an elevated track at a cost of Rs 2,593 crore," the official said after a late-night cabinet meeting on Wednesday.

Three consortiums shortlisted for Navi Mumbai's first metro project

Three consortiums are eyeing the tender for carrying out electrical and mechanical work of the first phase in the Navi Mumbai Metro project that is being implemented by City and Industrial Development Corporation.

Verdict on Mumbai Metro service: Very good, but for very few

While the change from rattling autorickshaws and packed buses to a gleaming, fast metro train has been welcome, it has been limited to too few Mumbaiites, said residents and experts.

Mumbai International Airport aims 50 mn passengers by 2019

The Mumbai airport aims to grow its passenger traffic to 50 million by 2019, Mumbai International Airport Ltd's chief executive officer Rajeev Jain said today.

Mumbai : Metro fare panel allows hike up to 110

Mumbai : Metro fare panel allows hike up to 110

Navi Mumbai airport project gains pace

The much-awaited international airport project in Navi Mumbai gained momentum as most of the disgruntled villagers have fallen in line, literally.


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Why the Mumbai Metro is far off the track

Barely a week ago guardian minister of Mumbai suburbs Mohammad Aarif Naseem Khan made tall promises that the first line of the metro running on the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar corridor would be commissioned by November next year.

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Filmmakers on Mumbai metro

The Mumbai local train has, over the years, served as a backdrop in several Indian films, besides featuring prominently in an Oscar-winning Hollywood film (Slumdog Millionaire; 2008).

Delhi Metro to build eco-friendly stations

All the upcoming Metro stations under the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will be designed and constructed as green buildings, an official said on Friday.

Mumbai Metro ready to take off

Making way for the Mumbai Metro, the Railway Ministry on Thursday gave its final security clearance for the first phase. The permission to run the coaches was the last one required to start the functioning of the Metro.

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