Namma Metro

  • Mapping Bangalore Metro work 10-11-2011 08:14 AM

    BANGALORE: The excitement surrounding the citys first metro rail facility surely seems to have settled. Now with Reach 1 operational, the City Express tracks the progress of the rest of the project under construction across the city. The grand Namma Metro project, spread across four corners of the city, is...
  • 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...
  • Lack of basic facilities at Namma Metro stations 28-10-2011 01:29 PM

    BANGALORE: Commuters of Namma Metro are disappointed over the lack of toilets and drinking water facilities in Metro stations along the Reach 1 route. While the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) plans to build 'pay and use' toilets outside the Metro stations, drinking water facilities and other options like...
  • 'Namma' proud moment for Bangalore: Kiran Mazumdar 20-10-2011 12:36 PM

    Bangalore has joined an elite club of Indian cities to have its own mass rapid transit system. ...
  • B'lore: First phase of Namma metro inaugurated 20-10-2011 11:19 AM

    Bangalore: Bangalore is the third Indian city after Kolkata and Delhi to have its own metro service. Namma Metro was inaugurated on Thursday in the IT City. The service will connect the eastern part of the city to Bangalore's business hub. The Metro was inaugurated by Union Minister Kamal Nath,...
  • Will Namma Metro end traffic snarls in Bangalore? 20-10-2011 08:48 AM

    Bangalore: Nasty traffic snarls and running behind schedule daily, missing appointments. Well, all that may change now, for good. As the Namma Metro gets on track, it looks like a classy, comfortable and most convenient choice of commute for the average Bangalorean. But will Namma Metro be able to provide...
  • 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. ...
  • B'lore: Namma Metro leads to rise in realty rates 19-10-2011 09:46 AM

    Bangalore: It has been a ride that Bangaloreans have been patiently waiting for the past two years and on October 20, Bangalore will be the third city in the country to have a metro rail system. So as the metro gets set to zoom across Bangalore, the real estate industry...
  • 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...