Cities | Written by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Hyderabad is all decked up to host Telangana's first international conference - the 11th World Metropolis Congress. But for a city that aspires to be a world-class metro, the grand plan has a few holes, literally.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Top Telangana government officials met the Union Cabinet Secretary as well as the Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister and conveyed to them that the Telangana government fully backs implementation of the Hyderabad Metro Rail Project.
India | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 18, 2014
The Hyderabad Metro project has run into massive trouble with its developer, L&T Metro Rail, threatening to walk out saying it is no longer viable after the division of Andhra Pradesh and creation of a separate Telangana.
Wednesday September 17, 2014
L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad Ltd, the developer of the 72-km elevated metro rail here, on Wednesday said it has written a letter to the Telangana government and offered to walk out of the Rs 16,000 crore-plus project as a last resort if the issues concer...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Larsen & Toubro on Wednesday said it is committed to completing the Hyderabad Metro rail project expeditiously as per schedule with all support from the Telangana government.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Hyderabad Metro Rail project has escalated by Rs.2,500 crore to Rs.3,000 crore, said L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad Limited (LTMRHL).
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 2, 2014
'Metro Man' E Sreedharan on Monday participated in a test run of Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) between two stations and termed, the construction and facilities created, as 'high quality' at a depot in Hydeabad.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 26, 2014
In a bid to make Hyderabad the first fully Wi-Fi enabled metro city in the country, Telangana Government is holding talks with various telecom service providers to offer the services.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 26, 2014
L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad Limited (LTMRHL) will complete the study within a month for realignment on two corridors as suggested by Telangana government.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy today asked officials to ensure Phase 1 of the Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) is completed by March 2015.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 8, 2013
Visa-on-Arrival facility for tourists will now be available at four more international airports across the country, besides the four existing metro cities.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday July 15, 2013
Kolkata is the most expensive metropolis for a night out for two while Ahmedabad is a budget-friendly metro city, a survey has found.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday January 21, 2013
Works related to Hyderabad Metro Rail are progressing at a brisk pace and phase-1 of the project will be completed by 2014 as per schedule despite the "challenges," officials said.
Monday January 21, 2013
Works related to Hyderabad Metro Rail are progressing at a brisk pace and phase-1 of the project will be completed by 2014 as per schedule despite the "challenges," officials said. "Year 2012 is a landmark for Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR).
Tuesday January 8, 2013
Infrastructure major L&T may rope in an equity partner for its Rs 16,000 crore Hyderabad Metro Rail project, a senior company official said here today.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 28, 2012
London Mayor Boris Johnson on Wednesday evinced interest in areas of infrastructure, urban development and entertainment, among others, for cooperation between Hyderabad and the UK city.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 25, 2012
The Hyderabad Metro Rail project will be dedicated to the nation in December next year, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy said on Sunday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 8, 2012
Andhra Pradesh government today said it was confident of completion of the ambitious Hyderabad Metro Rail Project on schedule by 2017 with project-related work gaining momentum as per plan.
Wednesday May 2, 2012
The project is one of the world's largest PPP projects in the sector and involves the construction of 71.16 km of elevated Metro rail in three corridors, with 65 stations.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 2, 2012
The Hyderabad Metro Rail Project, which faced a series of hurdles, has been finally flagged off and the first phase is likely to be completed in about three years.
NDTV Correspondent | Friday November 25, 2011
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has bagged the Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) project worth Rs 12,132 crore. The bid had initially gone to Maytas Infra, but it was scrapped after they could not achieve financial closure last year, following the Satyam scam. The government had invited fresh bids in July 2...
NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday November 23, 2011
MUMBAI, SEPTEMBER 14: LT Infrastructure Development Projects Ltd will achieve financial closure for its Hyderabad Metro project in Jan-Mar, a Citi Investment Research note said. The company, in which its parent LT holds 78.4% stake, would raise debt of Rs 90-110 billion for the metro rail project...
Accord Correspondent | Saturday November 19, 2011
The three projects which have been cleared are L&T Metro Hyderabad, Hinduja Power, Vishakhaptanam and Seembari Expressway, Andhra Pradesh
NDTV Correspondent | Saturday October 29, 2011
The board at its meeting held on October 29, 2011 has approved for the same