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  • Social media praise for passenger seen cleaning Delhi metro floor Aug 13, 2022 03:35 PM IST

    Social media praise for passenger seen cleaning Delhi metro floor

    "A citizen who walks the talk," the Centre's citizen engagement platform tweeted.

  • Delhi metro to run as per schedule on I-Day, no parking at stations Sunday onwards Aug 12, 2022 03:47 PM IST

    Delhi metro to run as per schedule on I-Day, no parking at stations Sunday onwards

    Parking facilities will not be available at the Delhi Metro stations from 6:00 AM on Sunday i.e, 14th August, 2022 till 2:00 PM on Monday i.e, 15th August, 2022 in view of the security measures.

  • Delhi's Vasant Vihar metro station gets makeover by Colombian artist Jul 21, 2022 08:49 PM IST

    Delhi's Vasant Vihar metro station gets makeover by Colombian artist

    The artwork at the Vasant Vihar station by Colombian urban artist Laura Ortiz Hernández 'Soma Difusa' is a symbolic representation of the common man and the working class across the globe

  • Delhi Metro awards 300 permits for e-autos to provide last-mile connectivity to commuters Jul 20, 2022 07:19 PM IST

    Delhi Metro awards 300 permits for e-autos to provide last-mile connectivity to commuters

    The permits have been issued to electric mobility solutions and services provider ETO Motors and under the first phase, a fleet of over 50 e-autos would start operations in August.

  • Delhi Metro's Blue Line section hit by major tech snag; repair wok to be done during night hours Jul 19, 2022 04:18 PM IST

    Delhi Metro's Blue Line section hit by major tech snag; repair wok to be done during night hours

    The snag was reported early morning and the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) tweeted around 8 am to alert commuters, which in the morning hours largely comprised office-goers.

  • Delhi Metro to soon roll out its first e-auto service Jul 12, 2022 07:09 PM IST

    Delhi Metro to soon roll out its first e-auto service

    The decision has also been taken as the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is finding running of its feeder buses "less viable" due to "under utilisation", they said.

  • Delhi Metro extends train timings for T20 match today. See revised schedule Jun 09, 2022 07:00 AM IST

    Delhi Metro extends train timings for T20 match today. See revised schedule

    Delhi Metro train timings have been revised and extra trips added because the DMRC expects a large crowd after the T20 match is over.

  • Delhi woman's Twitter thread on sexual harassment at metro station: 'Terrorised in broad daylight' Jun 04, 2022 10:20 AM IST

    Delhi woman's Twitter thread on sexual harassment at metro station: 'Terrorised in broad daylight'

    The woman, Advaita Kapoor, recounted how a man approached her at the Jor Bagh metro station on the pretext of getting directions and flashed her.

  • In a first, 12-year-old boy celebrates birthday on board Noida Metro May 25, 2022 10:54 PM IST

    In a first, 12-year-old boy celebrates birthday on board Noida Metro

    Noida, May 25 In a first, a 12-year-old boy and his family threw a birthday party for his friends on board the Aqua Line of the Noida-Greater Noida..

  • Woman dies as fire breaks out in building in west Delhi May 13, 2022 07:53 PM IST

    Woman dies as fire breaks out in building in west Delhi

    According to fire department officials, information was received about the blaze at 4.40 pm following which 24 fire tenders were rushed to the spot. The body of a woman has been recovered, they said.

  • DMRC announces interchange hub at RK Ashram Marg metro station May 07, 2022 04:30 PM IST

    DMRC announces interchange hub at RK Ashram Marg metro station

    In a tweet, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said the interchange facility will provide a convenient mode of transit and help in decongesting the busy Blue Line.

  • Power supply to Delhi Metro trains, hospitals could be interrupted due to coal shortage Apr 29, 2022 08:08 AM IST

    Power supply to Delhi Metro trains, hospitals could be interrupted due to coal shortage

    Power Minister Satyendar Jain held an emergency meeting to assess the situation and wrote to the Centre requesting it to ensure adequate coal availability to power plants that supply electricity to the national capital.

  • DMRC chief travels by metro to check compliance of COVID norms Apr 27, 2022 10:30 PM IST

    DMRC chief travels by metro to check compliance of COVID norms

    The Delhi government on April 22 had made masks mandatory at public places again with immediate effect, and imposed a fine of Rs 500 for any violation amid a rise in coronavirus cases.

  • Metro in sub-city Narela: DDA, DMRC hold series of meetings on finalisation of route alignment Apr 04, 2022 10:54 PM IST

    Metro in sub-city Narela: DDA, DMRC hold series of meetings on finalisation of route alignment

    The DDA said its housing schemes of Narela sub-city were “less preferred” in comparison to other areas of Delhi, in the absence of a public mass rapid transportation system.

  • Vikas Kumar appointed new MD of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Mar 31, 2022 08:31 AM IST

    Vikas Kumar appointed new MD of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation

    Vikas Kumar, who is Director (Operations) in the corporation, will hold the post for a term of five years, said the order issued by Transport Department of the Delhi government.

  • Final field trials of first-ever indigenous system inaugurated on Delhi Metro’s Red Line Mar 24, 2022 08:34 PM IST

    Final field trials of first-ever indigenous system inaugurated on Delhi Metro’s Red Line

    India’s first ever Indigenous Automatic Train Supervision System (i-ATS) has been developed by a joint team of DMRC and Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), they said.

  • Delhi man creates Guinness World Record for 'Fastest time to travel to all Metro stations' Mar 16, 2022 04:01 PM IST

    Delhi man creates Guinness World Record for 'Fastest time to travel to all Metro stations'

    According to Guinness World Records, Prafull Singh made this attempt as he regularly uses the Metro and saw himself being able to complete it quickly.

  • Reading Delhi through its Metro rail system Mar 05, 2022 05:54 PM IST

    Reading Delhi through its Metro rail system

    Rashmi Sadana's new book Metronama is a sensory journey through what this iconic infrastructure means for people, places and society.

  • In a rare instance, Delhi Metro leases lifts and escalators in PPP mode Feb 25, 2022 07:09 PM IST

    In a rare instance, Delhi Metro leases lifts and escalators in PPP mode

    It has just signed a contract with Johnson Lifts, which will design, supply and maintain the products for 15 years

  • Distracted by phone, man falls on Delhi metro tracks. Watch what happened next Feb 05, 2022 06:35 PM IST

    Distracted by phone, man falls on Delhi metro tracks. Watch what happened next

    The incident happened at the Shahdara metro station in east Delhi. The video was shared by the CISF headquarters on Twitter.

  • Budget 2022: A break-up of this year's allocation for MRTS, metro projects Feb 03, 2022 02:31 PM IST

    Budget 2022: A break-up of this year's allocation for MRTS, metro projects

    Budget 2022 has allocated a sum of Rs 23,875 crore for mass rapid transit systems and metro projects.

  • Delhi Metro services to resume as per regular timetable on weekends from today Jan 29, 2022 09:37 AM IST

    Delhi Metro services to resume as per regular timetable on weekends from today

    The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) on Thursday had decided to lift weekend curfew and the odd-even system of opening non-essential shops in the city besides allowing restaurants, bars, cinema halls and theatres to reopen with 50 per cent capacity, given the improving COVID-19 situation.

  • Metro rail systems are emerging from the pandemic’s shadows, but businesses face long Covid  Nov 25, 2021 10:59 AM IST

    Metro rail systems are emerging from the pandemic’s shadows, but businesses face long Covid 

    Ridership numbers in some metros are inching towards pre-pandemic levels, while others are still struggling from Covid-induced capacity restrictions as well as the WFH shift and passenger hesitancy. Non-fare revenue in most metros has also taken a hit

  • Driverless train operations on Pink Line to be inaugurated on Nov 25: DMRC Nov 23, 2021 05:48 PM IST

    Driverless train operations on Pink Line to be inaugurated on Nov 25: DMRC

    Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri and Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot will inaugurate it via videoconferencing, slated to be held at 11:30 am, the DMRC said.

  • To curb air pollution, DDMA directs Delhi metro, DTC buses to run at full capacity Nov 20, 2021 09:30 PM IST

    To curb air pollution, DDMA directs Delhi metro, DTC buses to run at full capacity

    The DDMA said 30 standing passengers will be allowed in each metro train coach. In Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) and Cluster buses, the maximum number of passengers allowed to travel in a standing position will be 50 percent of the seating capacity.

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