Metro(Search results - 413)
India27, Mar 2020, 12:26 PM IST
Bengaluru’s local buses on roads during lockdown only to ferry officials
Amidst novel coronavirus scare, Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses will ply only to transport officials and front line staff working against coronavirus in the city
India20, Mar 2020, 9:36 PM IST
Janatha Curfew: No metro rail service in Bengaluru, 4 lakh passengers to face inconvenience
In the wake of PM Narendra Modi asking people observe Janatha Curfew, Namma Metro service in Bengaluru covering 42 kilometers in the city will be shut on Sunday. The metro authorities mentioned in the tweet that this is a measure undertaken to contain the spread of COVID-19.
India14, Mar 2020, 11:16 AM IST
Coronavirus: Bengaluru's top parks, malls shut operations, metro stations mostly deserted
Amid coronavirus scare, Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa ordered shutting down of shops, bars, malls and places that witness public gathering for one week. One of the biggest malls in Bengaluru - Orion had - has been. That apart, parks and pubs have been shut too. Sparse crowd seen at metro stations in the city.
India7, Mar 2020, 9:44 AM IST
Pink Toilet installed at Noida metro route to celebrate Women’s Day
In a move to celebrate Women's Day on March 8 this year, Noida Metro Rail Corporation Limited has introduced the Pink Toilet for women
India5, Mar 2020, 5:35 PM IST
Karnataka Budget 2020: What will happen to Rs 8,772 crore set for Bengaluru?
Karnataka Budget has earmarked a portion for Bengaluru's development. From road restoration, solid waste management, increase in sewage treatment plant capacity, comprehensive lake development plan to 56 km long Outer Ring Road connecting airport metro and Central Silk Board junction and much more are on offer
India25, Feb 2020, 9:17 AM IST
Tyre market set ablaze during CAA violence in Northeast Delhi
New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Fire engulfed a tyre market near Gokulpuri metro station area in Northeast Delhi where violence between pro and anti-CAA protestors broke out since February 22.
India23, Feb 2020, 11:44 AM IST
AntI-CAA protest leads to closure of metro station in Delhi's Jaffrabad
A large number of people including over 1,000 women on Saturday night gathered at Jaffrabad metro station area to protest the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA)
India15, Feb 2020, 9:07 AM IST
Birthday or bachelorette: Now, you can throw a party in Noida metro
Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) announced that people can now book Aqua line coaches for birthday parties, pre-wedding and other similar celebrations
India13, Feb 2020, 9:43 AM IST
Karnataka bandh evokes mixed reactions across state
Normal life hasn’t taken a hit as local buses and Namma Metro are plying as usual and people are out on streets carrying on with their normal routine. However, the response to the bandh was mixed as some parts functioned normally while protesters were detained in some other parts for creating chaos in Bengaluru.
India29, Jan 2020, 12:19 PM IST
Shifting car shed out of Aarey unfeasible, says Maharashtra’s Uddhav Thackeray-appointed committee
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray-appointed high-level committee recommended not to shift the Aarey car shed citing issues such as increased costs, logistical issues and delays in the completion of the said metro line's construction to bolster its view
Sports18, Jan 2020, 1:44 PM IST
India vs Australia match: Bengaluru ready with special buses to ferry cricket lovers on Sunday
Huge crowd is expected and many of them could be stranded post the final one-day match between India and Australia on Sunday. Anticipating this, the Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) has pitched in with special buses to ferry the crowd to their respective destination. The special buses will ply between 11 pm on Sunday and 1 am on Monday.
India16, Jan 2020, 6:57 PM IST
Bengaluru buses to help construction workers, who are given free passes worth Rs 12,600 crore
It seems Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) with its fleet of over 6,000 buses, will now give free bus pass to construction workers and labourers registered at the construction board. The initiative is the brainchild of BMTC MD C Shikha, which will help over 70,000 construction workers.
India14, Jan 2020, 8:04 PM IST
Bengaluru’s lady BMTC chief C Shikha drives Volvo to empower women staff
To get the feeling of Volvo buses, Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) MD C Shikha drove a Volvo bus at the training institute at Hoskote, Karnataka, on Saturday. The MD says she wants to empower more women in BMTC and start driving Volvo buses.
India10, Jan 2020, 4:41 PM IST
Bengaluru witnesses two bus accidents in a week
Even before Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) accident that killed two motorists could fade away from people's minds, yet another accident was reported involving BMTC Volvo bus, which led to a series of accidents in Bengaluru on Friday.
India8, Jan 2020, 8:39 AM IST
Trade unions observe bandh today; services unaffected in Bengaluru
More than 10 central trade unions have called for a strike today. However, with slight protests across Karnataka, bandh has not affected Bengaluru yet.