Monday, 23 May, 2022
TopicDelhi Metro

Topic: Delhi Metro

Death toll in Delhi’s Mundka fire tragedy rises to 26, police rescue 50 people so far

The fire broke out on the first floor of a three-storey commercial building near Delhi's Mundka metro station Friday.

How Delhi metro prevailed over BRT in the Indian capital’s politics of speed

In 'Metronama', author Rashmi Sadana weaves a rich and intimate account of urban transformation told through the story of Delhi’s Metro.

Delhi Metro’s second driverless train operations takes off

The driverless train operations on the Pink Line takes the total stretch of driverless network to nearly 97 km and puts Delhi Metro at fourth place globally among such services.

Delhi Metro’s driverless train operations on Pink Line to start from 25 November

The 57-km Pink Line will be DMRC’s second driverless metro. The first driverless service was inaugurated in Magenta Line by PM Modi in December last year.

Travelling by Delhi Metro? You can now access free Wi-Fi at Yellow Line stations

In January 2020, the urban transporter had launched a high-speed WiFi facility inside train coaches on the Airport Line that connects New Delhi and Dwarka Sector 21 stations.

How Anil Ambani’s Reliance Infrastructure won Rs 4,660 crore from Delhi Metro after 9 years

Anil Ambani Reliance Infrastructure Ltd has been locked in a legal battle with DMRC over operating the airport express line. The win is crucial for Ambani whose firms are in bankruptcy.

Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infra wins Rs 46.6 bn arbitration against Delhi Metro

The verdict is a crucial victory for Ambani as his telecom firms are in bankruptcy and he is contesting a personal insolvency case lodged by the country’s largest lender.

DMRC allows separate toilets for transgenders at Delhi Metro Stations

DMRC said to provide safe space & prevent discrimination, Delhi Metro has designated its existing toilets meant only for 'Divyangjans' so far, to be accessible for transgenders too.

Delhi HC rejects plea against Kejriwal govt’s decision allowing full seating in metro, buses

The bench said that it is for 'competent' authorities to take a call on matters regarding public transport, opening of restaurants, markets, and the court cannot interfere with it.

Delhi metro services to be curtailed on Pink Line for more than 3 weeks

The services are to be stopped to integrate the signalling system between the recently-opened Trilokpuri-Sanjay Lake and Mayur Vihar Pocket-1 section of the Pink Line.

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Golden Temple

What Akal Takht must know about harmonium and music before banishing it from Golden Temple

In an era where India’s past and ‘purity’ are constantly being dug up and debated, the humble harmonium has become the latest victim.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.

Defence

Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.
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