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Delhi Metro first rail-network to go completely solar by 2021

22 Apr 2019

Delhi Metro first rail-network to go completely solar by 2021

The Delhi Metro is hopeful to go completely solar in all its operations by the year 2021.

Delhi: Since 2014, 83 people committed suicide at Metro stations

19 Nov 2018

Delhi: Since 2014, 83 people committed suicide at Metro stations

An RTI filed by Indian Express with Delhi Police's Metro Unit revealed a total of 83 people committed suicide across 58 stations of the Delhi Metro since 2014.

Raksha Bandhan: Delhi Metro to run 598 extra train trips

24 Aug 2018

Raksha Bandhan: Delhi Metro to run 598 extra train trips

In view of high ridership observed on the day of Raksha Bandhan and its eve, the Delhi Metro has decided to run 598 extra train trips on Sunday and deploy additional security personnel to handle the rush expected on the two days, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said today.

Independence Day: Delhi Metro Violet Line services to begin early

14 Aug 2018

Independence Day: Delhi Metro Violet Line services to begin early

Metro services on Delhi Metro's Violet Line will begin at 4:30 am tomorrow to facilitate movement of people who wish to attend the Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort, officials said today.

Delhi Metro: Lajpat Nagar-South Campus Pink Line opening August 6

01 Aug 2018

Delhi Metro: Lajpat Nagar-South Campus Pink Line opening August 6

The Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus-Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro's Pink Line will be inaugurated on August 6.

Delhi: Pink Line's South Campus-Lajpat Nagar section to open next-Monday

31 Jul 2018

Delhi: Pink Line's South Campus-Lajpat Nagar section to open next-Monday

The over 8km-long South Campus-Lajpat Nagar section of the Delhi Metro's Pink Line is all set to be inaugurated on August 6.

Delhi Metro's Violet Line services hit due to technical snag

12 Jul 2018

Delhi Metro's Violet Line services hit due to technical snag

Services were briefly hit this morning on the Delhi Metro's Violet Line, which connects Kashmere Gate to Escorts Mujesar, due to a technical snag, officials said.

Delhi Metro's Violet Line services disrupted, after railing collapse

05 Jul 2018

Delhi Metro's Violet Line services disrupted, after railing collapse

On Thursday, metro service along Delhi Metro's Violet Line was disrupted after a portion of a boundary wall fell on the tracks owing to heavy winds and rain.

Delhi: Shoppers' favorite Pink Line to be inaugurated this month

02 Jul 2018

Delhi: Shoppers' favorite Pink Line to be inaugurated this month

The 8.1km Lajpat Nagar-Moti Bagh section, which will be a shopper's favorite, will finally be inaugurated this month.

Delhi Metro's Pink-Line inauguration postponed: Shoppers' wait to get longer

28 May 2018

Delhi Metro's Pink-Line inauguration postponed: Shoppers' wait to get longer

The wait for the shoppers' favorite metro line in Delhi just got longer.

Delhi Metro services affected on Violet Line due to technical-glitch

04 May 2018

Delhi Metro services affected on Violet Line due to technical-glitch

Delhi Metro train services on the Violet Line were today affected between Kashmiri Gate and Central Secretariat stations for around 90 minutes due to a glitch in the Over Head Electrification.

Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro Pink Line tested

25 Apr 2018

Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro Pink Line tested

Among the two major sections of Delhi Metro Pink Line that will be inaugurated in June, one was tested yesterday.

Delhi Metro Pink Line to be a shopper's favorite

12 Apr 2018

Delhi Metro Pink Line to be a shopper's favorite

Two major sections of Delhi Metro Pink Line will be inaugurated in just two months.

Students' protest: JLN metro station remains shut for public

04 Mar 2018

Students' protest: JLN metro station remains shut for public

The JLN Stadium station of the Delhi Metro remained closed for public for the second day today in the wake of protests by students at the nearby CGO Complex.

Delhi: JLN Stadium metro-station closed amid student protest at CGO-Complex

03 Mar 2018

Delhi: JLN Stadium metro-station closed amid student protest at CGO-Complex

Delhi Metro today closed the JLN Stadium station for public in the wake of a big students' protest at the nearby CGO Complex.

Delhi Metro's Magenta Line to be inaugurated on Christmas

19 Dec 2017

Delhi Metro's Magenta Line to be inaugurated on Christmas

This Christmas, PM Narendra Modi will inaugurate the much-awaited Magenta Line of the Delhi Metro.

Delhi Metro to include 45% more trains from March 2018

01 Aug 2017

Delhi Metro to include 45% more trains from March 2018

With its Phase 3 nearing completion, Delhi Metro is set to undergo a massive expansion.

Haryana introduces hefty fines for drinking in cars

15 Feb 2017

Haryana introduces hefty fines for drinking in cars

Haryana has introduced a fine of Rs 5,000 for drinking in vehicles on the road, in parks, or by rivers, with immediate-effect. A repeat offender would be fined Rs 10,000.