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Yogi Adityanath Unveils First Prototype Of Kanpur And Agra Metro

Sep 18, 2021 Bharat Singh

The metro trains of Kanpur will have the feature of 'regenerative braking', which will help to regenerate and reuse up to 45 percent energy in the system. These trains will also have a state-of-the-art propulsion system to reduce air pollution.

US: The Pentagon Building On Lockdown After Gunshots Fired Near Metro

Aug 03, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The incident occurred on a Metro bus platform that is part of the Pentagon Transit Center, the Pentagon Protection Force Protection Agency tweeted.

Why E Sreedharan Deserves A National Role In The BJP

The ‘Metro Man’, who comes across as an ideal, cosmopolitan Indian leader, would help fill the 'talent deficit’ in the central BJP

Panel Visits Aarey Colony, Kanjurmarg Sites For Metro Car Shed Project

Jan 19, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier, the Aarey Colony was chosen as the project site for the construction of a proposed metro car shed, which was later shifted to Kanjurmarg

PM Modi Performs Bhoomi Poojan Of Ahmedabad, Surat Metro Rail Projects By Video Conferencing

The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said the metro projects will provide an environment-friendly mass rapid transit system to the two cities in Gujarat.

28 December, 2020

Delhi Metro: Here's What You Need To Know About The First Driverless Train Hitting Tracks Today

Outlook Web Bureau

PM inaugurates India's first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line

05 December, 2020

PM Modi To Virtually Inaugurate Agra Metro Project On Dec 7


UP CM is monitoring the project and the traffic on the Sikandra-Taj East corridor is expected to start in December 2022

26 November, 2020

Air, Metro, Bus Services Resume In Tamil Nadu


Transport operations resumed in the state after Cyclone Nivar made landfall near Puducherry.

29 August, 2020

Unlock 4 Guidelines: Metro Services To Resume; No Lockdown Outside Containment Zones

Outlook Web Bureau

The Home Ministry said that the students of classes 9 to 12 may be allowed to visit schools outside Containment Zones with parents' written consent.

24 August, 2020

Metro Train Services Likely To Resume From September 1; Reopening Of Schools Unlikely: Officials


Metro rail services may be allowed from September 1 when the 'Unlock 4' phase in the graded reopening from the coronavirus-induced lockdown begins, but schools and colleges will not reopen immediately, an official said.

07 September, 2019

Maharashtra: Ahead Of State Polls, PM Narendra Modi Launches 3 More Metro Lines In Mumbai

Outlook Web Bureau

'When the country is moving to achieve the USD 5 trillion economy aim, we will have to create cities in sync with the 21st century world,' Prime Minister Narendra Modi said.

09 August, 2019

'India's First Underwater Train To Launch Soon In Kolkata,' Says Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

Outlook Web Bureau

The 16-kilometre long Kolkata Metro project will connect Salt Sector 5 with Howrah Maidan. The phase one of the projects connecting Salt Lake Sector-5 to Salt Lake Stadium will soon be operational.

16 April, 2019

Delhi Woman Dragged On Platform As Saree Gets Stuck In Metro Door

Outlook Web Bureau

The victim, Gita, was travelling with her daughter when the incident took place at the Moti Nagar metro station on the Blue Line.

04 March, 2019

PM Modi Inaugurates First Phase Of Ahmedabad Metro

Outlook Web Bureau

Modi reached Vastral Gam metro station and inaugurated the first phase by unveiling a plaque and waving a green flag to the metro train and travelled in it for a short distance.

25 January, 2019

Aqua Line Of Metro Linking Noida And Greater Noida Opens For Public

Outlook Web Bureau

The final and mandatory safety inspection of the corridor was done in December 2018 by the Commissioner of Metro Rail Safety (CMRS) which gave its approval to the Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) for launching commercial operations.

22 August, 2018

Ahmedabad Metro: First Trial Run To Begin In January 2019, Says CM Vijay Rupani

Outlook Web Bureau

The chief minister on wednesday visited the underground section of the Metro Rail near the main Kalupur railway station.

05 May, 2018

Suo Motu FIR Registered in Kolkata Metro Moral Policing Incident

Outlook Web Bureau

A senior officer at the Kolkata Police headquarter in Lalbazar said police was also planning to record statements of witnesses.

05 May, 2018

Metro Man’s Village And A Wedding Night In Current-less Times

Sreevalsan Thiyyadi

India got all its villages electrified the other day. A trip down memory lane—to an obscure 1970s Kerala village that had no power, but now boasts of a national celebrity as well.

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Congress leader Charanjit Singh Channi takes oath as Chief Minister of Punjab during the swearing-in ceremony, at Raj Bhawan in Chandigarh.

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Congress leader Charanjit Singh Channi takes oath as Chief Minister of Punjab during the swearing-in ceremony, at Raj Bhawan in Chandigarh

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BJP National President J.P. Nadda addresses after his visit at the AIIMS Vaccination Site, New Rajkumari Amrit Kaur OPD, AIIMS in New Delhi. AIIMS director Dr Randeep Guleria also seen in the pic.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

Beneficiaries register for Covid-19 vaccine dose, at a government hospital in Jalandhar.

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BJP National President J.P. Nadda during his visit at the AIIMS Vaccination Site, New Rajkumari Amrit Kaur OPD, AIIMS in New Delhi.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.

Sep 12, 2021 Sugata Mitra