Bangalore Metro

  • Bangalore metro phase 1 extends reach, opens for public today 01-03-2014 09:51 AM

    Bangalore: Commuting might be a relief for the Bangaloreans now with the launch of Reach 3 and Reach 3A of Phase 1 of the metro project on Friday. The metro will be open for the public on Saturday. The new reach will cover a distance of 10 kms in just...
  • Cabinet approves second phase of Bangalore Metro project 30-01-2014 09:05 PM

    New Delhi: 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. The project involves laying of about 72 km long Metro network at an...
  • 2 men accused of sexual harassment on Bangalore Metro surrender 31-10-2013 04:48 PM

    Bangalore: Two of the four men accused of sexual harassment on the Bangalore Metro surrendered themselves to the police on Thursday. The case relates to a complaint of eve-teasing lodged by a student who alleged that she was sexually harassed by four men while travelling on the Bangalore Metro about...
  • Bangalore: Girl sexually harassed in metro, culprits yet to be traced 29-10-2013 01:25 PM

    Bangalore: A week after a college student lodged a case of sexual harassment on the Bangalore metro, the police remain clueless about the identity of the culprits. CCTV footage showed four young men hounding a girl inside the metro train. Her attempts to get help from security guards went in...
  • Statue stalls Bangalore Metro work 02-11-2011 10:29 AM

    BANGALORE:The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) has no option but to wait for the state government to take a decision on moving the statue of Dr Ambedkar Bhavan from Vidhana Soudha premises. Presently, the Metro station construction work in that area is stalled. BMRCL will suffer a 6-8 month...
  • How will the Metro ease traffic woes in Bangalore? 19-10-2011 09:07 PM

    'Reach one'that opens on Thursday at 4 pm to the public will connect the not-so-populous eastern hub of Baiyappanahali with the city's centre MG Road. ...
  • Bangalore metro vs car: Which is faster? 17-10-2011 08:14 AM

    CNN-IBN reporters pit themselves against each other to find out whether the Bangalore metro can really help one beat the traffic blues. ...
  • Metro delay costs Bangalore Rs 50 lakh per day 27-05-2011 11:11 AM

    Bangalore: It was supposed to ease Bangalore's traffic woes, but the city's metro project called 'Namma Metro' has already missed three deadlines. The delays have now become so serious that it's estimated that Rs 50 lakh of tax payers' money is being wasted every day. Industry experts say the figure...
  • Bangalore Metro misses the deadline yet again 04-04-2011 04:29 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka is celebrating the new year and it seemed a perfect time for the launch of the first phase of the Bangalore metro. However, the project has missed the deadline for the third time. Work is still incomplete as staircases are without railings, construction debris is lying all around,...
  • Bangalore metro projects crawls, delayed by 9 months 10-07-2008 02:51 AM

    Johannesburg: Despite suffering a narrow six-run loss to Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians skipper Harbhajan Singh appreciated the efforts of his boys and said he was proud of his team for putting up a fight in their Champions League Twenty20 match here. Chennai were off to a blistering start as...
  • Nat Wipes: The big news from across India 15-02-2008 12:01 AM

    London: England fast bowler James Anderson on Sunday lauded fellow pacer Stuart Broad for answering his critics by taking four wickets, including the prized scalp of Sachin Tendulkar, during the first Test at Lord's. Kevin Pietersen was not the only one to prove a few critics wrong at Lord's. Stuart...
  • Bangalore to get metro rails by 2011 27-12-2007 01:49 PM

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts discuss the clash of ICC's two Associate nations - Kenya and Canada. ...