Metro Stations

  • Unidentified man attempts suicide by jumping in front of a metro train, injured 25-03-2014 12:26 PM

    A man was critically wounded on Tuesday after he jumped in front of a moving Metro train in Noida, the police said. The incident took place at Sector 15 Metro station when the man suddenly leaped in front of the train as it pulled into the platform. He has been...
  • Delhi: Man jumps in front of metro at Shahdra station, dies 19-03-2014 08:58 PM

    New Delhi: A 40-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a metro train at Shahdara station in East Delhi on Wednesday, police said. The incident took place at around 3 PM when the man jumped before a Rithala-bound metro train which was nearing the platform. "Although we...
  • Woman jumps before Delhi Metro train, dies 03-03-2014 02:04 PM

    New Delhi: A 30-year old woman died on Monday after she jumped in front of a Delhi Metro train, an official said. Omvati, a resident of Raghubir Nagar jumped in front of the Metro train going towards the Yamuna Bank at Rajouri Garden metro station in west Delhi around 10.30...
  • Delhi: 2 Metro stations to be shut due to Beating Retreat ceremony 27-01-2014 04:41 PM

    New Delhi: Two metro stations - Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan will be shut on January 29 for three and half hours. The stations will be shut from 3 pm to 6.30 pm due to Beating Retreat ceremony. Stations will be shut following security reasons. However, the interchanging facility will...
  • Kejriwal stopped at Rail Bhawan to dissuade him to carry out protest 20-01-2014 11:43 AM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been stopped at Rail Bhawan while he was on his to North Block for his proposed protest against the Delhi Police. There is a possibility that he could be detained under Section 65 of the Delhi Police Act. Other ministers of the Delhi Cabinet...
  • Delhi: Four metro stations closed ahead of protest by AAP 20-01-2014 09:56 AM

    New Delhi: Four metro stations near the North block will be closed on Monday from 9 am to 1 pm ahead of a protest by the Aam Aadmi Party to demand action against Delhi Police personnel for alleged dereliction of duty. "As advised by Delhi Police, Patel Chowk, Central Secretariat,...
  • Security tightened at Kausambi metro station due to Arvind Kejriwal's visit 28-12-2013 10:40 AM

    Security was on Saturday beefed up at the Kausambi Metro Station in view of AAP leader Arvind Kejriwals decision to take the metro to Ramlila Maidan from Ghaziabadto take oath as the Delhi Chief Minister. Mr. Kejriwal along with Manish Sisodia and other AAP supporters will take the train from...
  • Juvenile laws must not be taken lightly in heinous crimes: Court 05-12-2013 07:44 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday dismissed a youth's plea to be declared a minor in a robbery and murder case, and held that juvenile laws must be not taken lightly in the cases of heinous crimes. Dismissing the plea of Rudermani, Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau said the...
  • Noida City Centre Metro station to remain closed on Sunday 19-10-2013 09:11 AM

    The Noida City Centre Metro station will remain closed on Sunday due to ongoing civil maintenance work, said a Delhi Metro Rail Corporation official on Friday. Trains will not run to and from the station from 6 am to 2 pm. During this period, the train service will be available...
  • Delhi: Love birds pay Rs 500 to spend time together in Metro washrooms 17-09-2013 08:32 PM

    New Delhi:Love birds may be paying up to Rs 500 to private sanitation staff at Delhi Metro stations in New Delhito spend some time together in washrooms, undetected by CCTV cameras, a sting operation by a channel claimed on Tuesday. A Delhi Police official attached to the Metro said they...
  • 'Drunk man' leaning out of car's window gets smashed by roadside tree, dies 23-08-2013 09:04 AM

    A 22-year-old drunk man, who stuck his head out of a speeding car, died in New Delhi after being hit by a roadside tree, police said Thursday. His scared friends abandoned the car and left his body in the rear seat. Two people were detained. The body of Ashu, a...
  • DMRC to use new technique for building subways in Phase III 16-08-2013 05:40 PM

    Delhi Metro Rail Corporation has adopted a new technology to build underground subways on busy roads without disrupting the traffic movement in Phase 3. As part of the upcoming ITO Metro station on Central Secretariat Kashmere Gate corridor, the subway is being constructed using the 'Box Pushing' technology, below the...
  • Dhoti-clad Indian man stopped from travelling in Dubai Metro 04-08-2013 05:32 PM

    Dubai: A 67-year-old Indian visitor was stopped from entering the Dubai Metro, apparently for wearing a traditional Indian dress - dhoti. According to the victim's daughter Madhumati, a policeman stopped them near the punching gates of the Etisalat Metro Station last Saturday and told her father that this dress was...
  • Man arrested for molesting a woman near a Metro station 31-07-2013 12:13 AM

    A 44-year-old man was on Tuesday arrested for allegedly molesting a woman near a Metro station in Kolkata, police said. Subrata Ganguly was arrested by officials of Charu Market police station on charges of molesting the middle-aged woman who was coming out of the Rabindra Sarobar Metro station in the...
  • Delhi: AAP candidate from Seemapuri hit by car, battles for life 30-06-2013 11:26 PM

    New Delhi: Santosh Koli, AAP activist and candidate from Seemapuri constituency was critically injured when a car hit her bike in front of the Kaushambi metro station, Ghaziabad. The incident happened around 3:30 pm on Sunday when she was on her way to office. Kuldeep Kanwar, an AAP volunteer from...
  • Delhi: Shopkeeper runs school for street children under a Metro bridge 19-06-2013 09:02 AM

    New Delhi: As the Delhi Metro from the Yamuna Bank station rumbles on every day, something extraordinary takes place under its tracks. Children from the neighbouring slum gather here to let their imagination take over. And helping their dreams take shape is a West Delhi shopkeeper Rajesh Kumar. Rajesh said,...
  • Gurgaon: Minor rape survivor, dumped near metro station, is stable 16-06-2013 01:37 PM

    Gurgaon: A five-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted and raped by unidentified persons and later dumped near a Metro station, is stable now. Doctors treating the minor rape survivor said that her condition is now stable. Meanwhile, the police have prepared sketches of the men who allegedly abducted and gangraped...
  • Gurgaon: Unidentified men abduct, rape 5-year-old 16-06-2013 08:27 AM

    Gurgaon: A five-year-old girl was abducted and gangraped near a Gurgaon metro station on Saturday. The police is looking for three suspects. The child was later found abandoned in an vacant plot near the Sikanderpur Metro station. The doctors said that the child is in a critical condition and will...
  • Race Course Metro station reopened for public 12-05-2013 03:02 PM

    New Delhi: Anticipating protests outside Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence, Delhi Metro on sunday closed the Race Course station for nearly three hours on police instruction. "Race Course Metro station has been reopened for public at 1:51 PM," a Metro official said. The station at Race Course Road was closed...
  • Delhi: Race Course station closed after BJP plans protest 12-05-2013 12:22 PM

    New Delhi: A Metro station near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence was closed for public on Sunday morning after BJP youth wing activists announced a march and gherao of the high-security area. "Race Course Metro station has been closed for public from 11 AM till further directions as per police...
  • Delhi minor rape: Metro shuts Race Course station 21-04-2013 09:54 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro closed down its Race Course station near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence for public Sunday evening anticipating protests against the rape of a five-year-old girl. The station was closed at 6:45 pm, hours after a group of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) activists tried to stage protest...
  • Delhi Metro commuters can now hope for better mobile signals 21-04-2013 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: Metro commuters battling with poor mobile network connectivity may finally have a reason to smile. To ensure better mobile signals, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation will soon have more BTS/cellular towers on various metro stations. The Delhi Metro will provide bare spaces on licence basis for placement and...