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DMRC Requests More Time To Pay Reliance Infra In Arbitration Case

Dec 21, 2021 Outlook Business Team

After depositing Rs. 1,000 crore in an escrow account with the Delhi HC, DMRC has requested the court to allow more time to arrange the amount they need to pay Reliance Infra.

Delhi HC Refuses To Entertain Plea Alleging Defects In Double Decker Viaduct Metro Project

Dec 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The petition had alleged that there were serious and basic inherent defects in the project on road no. 59 and if it is allowed to be executed, the project will create havoc and lead to cutting of thousands of 50-70-year-old trees.

DMRC Plans To Install More Anti-Smog Guns To Curb Pollution At Its Sites

With the national capital battling high pollution levels, the Delhi Metro has planned to install more anti-smog guns at its project sites, officials said on Sunday.

Delhi Metro Commuters Can Now Enjoy Free High Speed Internet

Oct 17, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has announced free Wifi services for commuters at its Yellow Line stations, while the efforts are underway to extend the services inside metro trains within a year.

Delhi Metro Services To Remain Suspended Till May 17

The Delhi Metro services on all its lines will remain suspended for passenger or essential services from Monday till 5 am March 17.

06 February, 2021

Chakka Jam: Delhi Metro Reopens Entry, Exit Gates At 10 Stations

Outlook Web Bureau

In wake of the 'chakka jam' by farmers, DMRC had closed entry and exit facilities at 10 major Delhi Metro stations.

28 December, 2020

Delhi Metro: Here's What You Need To Know About The First Driverless Train Hitting Tracks Today

Outlook Web Bureau

PM inaugurates India's first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line

26 November, 2020

Farmers' March: Vigil Stepped Up In Delhi's Bordering Areas, Vehicles Being Checked


The borders remain open but pickets have been made active, the police said

04 October, 2020

Delhi Metro: Construction Of Unfinished Stretch On Pink Line Delayed Due To Covid


A small portion in east Delhi's Trilokpuri area has proved a bottleneck for the DMRC authorities for a long time, due to which, the line is disjointed for some distance there.

07 September, 2020

Delhi Metro Resumes After Five Months Of COVID Hiatus


The trains will operate in batches of four-hour each from 7-11 am in the morning and 4-8 pm in the evening, officials said.

30 August, 2020

No Tokens, Only Smart Cards, No Entry Without Masks: Delhi Metro To Resume With Restrictions

Outlook Web Bureau

Inside metro premises and train coaches, wearing of masks will be mandatory and social distancing norms will be followed as per the government guidelines, and people not wearing masks will not be allowed to enter metro premises.


16 April, 2020

Delhi Metro Offers Online Courses For Employees To Hone New Skills Amid Lockdown

Jyotika Sood

Around 600 employees of Delhi Metro have taken up online courses costing up to Rs 12,000 during the lockdown period.

23 October, 2019

Uber Partners With DMRC, Introduces Public Transport Service In Delhi


The public transport feature launched on the Uber app in Delhi may be a test to understand people's preferences

08 September, 2018

CSE Reiterates Delhi Metro 2nd-Most Unaffordable Service Globally

Outlook Web Bureau

In a recent study, the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) claimed the Delhi Metro has become the second-most unaffordable service in the world.

07 August, 2018

DMRC Collected Rs. 38 Lakh As Fines From Passengers For Sitting On Floor, Reveals RTI

Uzmi Athar

An estimated 19,026 people were fined for sitting on floor of the train, which according to Metro rules is not in line with public etiquette and attracts a penalty of Rs 200.

29 June, 2018

Delhi Metro Staff Can't Go On Proposed Strike From Midnight: High Court

Outlook Web Bureau

After an urgent hearing, Justice Vipin Sanghi passed the interim order holding that prima facie, the proposed action of the metro staff does not seem to be justified or legal.

16 March, 2018

Delhi Metro Average Ridership Dropped By 15% After Fare Hike, Touches 3-Year-Low

Outlook Web Bureau

The Delhi Metro has expanded exponentially in the last few months. The operational span of the network has now expanded to 252 km.


14 March, 2018

Arvind Kejriwal, Hardeep Singh To Flag Off Delhi Metro's Pink Line Service Today

Outlook Web Bureau

The Pink Line, also known as the Ring Road Line, is an almost circular line that passes alongside the busy Ring Road in the national capital in a U-shaped pattern, that witnesses massive traffic jams every day

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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