NEW DELHI: The urban development ministry has reportedly sought a detailed reply from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on the recent mishap of a Metro train getting stuck in a tunnel on the Jahangirpuri-HUDA City Centre line last week. Sources said the ministry has raised questions on the DMRC's preparedness...
NEW DELHI: To expedite the ambitious rapid rail connectivity in the National Capital Region (NCR), the urban development ministry will soon seek Cabinet approval for setting of a company. To start with, the company which will execute the project will have a seed fund of Rs 100 crore. All four...
MUMBAI: A railway crime branch team has reached Delhi to make inquiries in the PreetiRathi acid attack case even as the process of the CBI taking over the probe is in its final stages. The involvement of a close relative is being suspected, a source said.Rathi, a native of Narela...
MUMBAI: Eight men, including a minor, were arrested on Monday for stealing impedance bond boxes from railway tracks, which led to signal failure and held up trains. The gang has committed at least 17 thefts-13 on CR and four on WR-since March.Impedance bonds isolate traction current from signal current. "They...
NEW DELHI: Even as Northern Railway is keeping a hawk's eye on the Old Yamuna Bridge—it will be shut down if the Yamuna's water level rises further—the breaches on the Ambala-Saharanpur section reported on Tuesday led to over 11 trains being cancelled and 10 others diverted. Some of these trains...
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