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Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 14, 2014
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today said work on the first phase of Bangalore Metro Rail is targeted to end by March 2015.
Thursday January 30, 2014
In good news for residents of Bangalore, the Union Cabinet on Thursday gave its go-ahead to construction of the second phase of Bangalore Metro to help improve public transport in the capital city of Karnataka.
Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 31, 2013
Two of the four men who allegedly sexually harassed a college girl by passing lewd comments onboard the Metro Rail in Bangalore recently, surrendered to the police today.
South | Maya Sharma | Monday July 22, 2013
Bangalore's new urban space, Rangoli, on the Mahatma Gandhi Road boulevard just got a new rhythm, thanks to Drumjam, a joint initiative of the international percussion movement and the Bangalore Metro Rail Transport Corporation.
Bangalore News | Maya Sharma | Friday June 21, 2013
The boulevard near famous Mahatma Gandhi Road had been demolished for the Metro. It's back. Rave reviews.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 20, 2013
The people of Jaipur may be able to take Metro rides in their city as early as August this year, as the first lot of four coaches arrived in Jaipur from Bangalore on Monday.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 22, 2012
A cannon and a cannon ball belonging to the Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan period was unearthed by the workers belonging Bangalore Metro Rail Coporation Limited.
Bangalore News | Written by Mala Das | Thursday October 18, 2012
It has been a year since the much-hyped and awaited Bangalore Metro began commercial operations in the city. Running across a seven-kilometre stretch between the central Mahatma Gandhi road and Byapanahalli in the east, the metro ferries around 22,000 passengers daily and has to some extent, eased the pressure off the notorious traffic situation in...
Friday February 10, 2012
The Bangalore Metro Rail corporation Limited is set to issue tax-free 'Metro' bonds, the first for metro transport
Bangalore News | Express News Service | Saturday December 24, 2011
The Prime Minister's Office is likely to decide when Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited can get the impending railway clearances from the Ministry of Railways. According to S Mani, Division Railway Manager, South Western Railway, Bangalore, the Prime Minister's Office is sceptical about leasing out Central Government's land to Public Sector U...
Karnataka News | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday December 7, 2011
Read the Press Note released by Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL).
Bangalore News | mid-day.com | Friday October 28, 2011
BRMCL proposes to introduce Rs 600-crore project, which is a walkway equipped with electric cars, on 10-acre lifestyle centre at Byappannahalli Metro station.
Bangalore News | mid-day.com | Monday October 24, 2011
Call it love at first sight, Namma Metro has literally become Namma (Our) 'beloved' Metro barely three days after it first snaked its way through the heart of the city and become the 'darling' mode of transport for over 1 crore Bangaloreans.
Bangalore News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 21, 2011
Bangalore Metro: Hundreds of Bangaloreans Thursday evening hopped onto the sleek air-conditioned coaches of the Metro rail for a joy ride and get a bird's eye view of the tech hub as the service was opened to commuters for the first time.
Bangalore News | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday October 20, 2011
Union Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath and Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi will flag off the train in the presence of Karnataka Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda at the inaugural function in the city.
Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 19, 2011
The much awaited "Namma Metro", a mode of transport to ease traffic congestion in this IT hub, is all set for commercial operations, with its inauguration scheduled for tomorrow.
India News | mid-day.com | Tuesday August 9, 2011
The cabinet expansion deprived a rather eager Karnataka Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda of a ride on the Metro yesterday. Sadananda met Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation (BMRCL) officials to apprise himself on the progress of Namma Metro.
Bangalore News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday July 25, 2011
Bangalore's much-awaited and much-delayed Metro took a step forward today with the handing over of the first set of coaches to the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL). The metro is intended to cover over 42 kilometres and link key parts of the city like the IT City and MG Road at a cost of over Rs 11,000 crore. The project w...
Bangalore News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday July 25, 2011
Bangalore's much-awaited and much-delayed Metro took a step forward today with the handing over of the first set of coaches to the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) by BEML (formerly Bharat Earth Movers Limited).
Bangalore News | mid-day.com | Friday April 1, 2011
Even as the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) is being held responsible for the delay in launching the Metro train service, it was found that the officials, ignorant of rules, are the ones to be blamed.While the Metro train service had to be designed under Railways Act 1989, so that the Commissioner of Railways Safety (CRS) could hav...
Bangalore News | mid-day.com | Monday March 28, 2011
The Namma Metro, after already missing the deadline twice, is unlikely to meet the third deadline on April 4 on the day of Ugadi, as the work is still not at an expected pace. While the Reach-1 between Byappana Halli and M G Road of East-West Corridor connecting Byappana Halli to Mysore Road was expected to be thrown open to the public in March 201...