Metro Railway
Calcutta  /  Published 13.09.20

Rush for Metro e-passes

Some do’s Wear a mask Use specified gates for entry and exit Listen to the announcements carefully Some don’ts People with fever, cough and cold should not travel by Metro Don’t...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 13.09.20

Lifeline chugs back to life on day of NEET

 Metro staff at the stations were busy in the morning and evening guiding students and their family members. “It was good to be back doing what we are used to,” a station superintende...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.09.20

Metro: e-pass from Monday

By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 07.09.20

Delhi Metro resumes operations

Commuters travel in a Metro train as Delhi Metro resumed operations in a graded manner on Monday. The largest Metro rail system in the country reopened more than five months after it shut its doors t...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 05.09.20

Rail ministry ‘nod delay’ held back Metro plan

The Bengal government had told Metro officials more than a month ago to develop technology to control crowd, a senior government official said on Saturday. Metro officials had then apparently cited &...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.09.20

Metro yet to decide on resume date

The city’s Metro is still to decide on a date for the resumption of services, even a week after receiving the Centre’s green signal. Metro services in Delhi and Bangalore are set to resum...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.09.20

Delhi Metro ready with safety norms

The time a train will stop at a station will be increased by 10 seconds — from 10-15 seconds to 20-25 seconds — so that passengers get sufficient time to board and alight. At interchange s...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 03.09.20

Metro date expected after Friday meeting

A meeting between officials of Metro Railway and the state government on Thursday could not finalise the date of resumption of commercial services. A date and other modalities are likely to be announ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 02.09.20

An unusual leader: Remembering Pranab Mukherjee

Sir — With the demise of the former president, Pranab Mukherjee, India has lost a statesman par excellence (“A pragmatist within the paradigm that happened to be in place,”...
By The Telegraph in

Calcutta  /  Published 26.08.20

Metro can run with curbs: Mamata

Metro services can resume by maintaining social distancing norms, chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday. Suburban trains can also resume in phases and railway officials can “talk to&...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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