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Kolkata Metro

Felt bad over metro event snub: Mamata Banerjee

We had worked hard for the East-West Metro project. We had to literally shed tears for it (approval)

15 Feb 2020 11:27 AM

India’s first underwater metro to start in Kolkata soon, Piyush Goyal tweets video

Along with the caption, Goyal also shared a video that talks about the engineering associated with construction of underwater metro tunnels.

09 Aug 2019 8:59 AM

SIT to investigate death of old metro passenger

The newly-inducted “Medha” rake manufactured by the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Perumbur was withdrawn from operation.

16 Jul 2019 5:10 AM

16 passengers fall ill after fire breaks out in Kolkata Metro coach

Fire has been doused with help of fire hydrants. Fire Service and Kolkata Police Disaster Management were also present.

27 Dec 2018 7:53 PM

Kolkata: Woman molested at metro station, 10 arrested

The group started harassing her when she boarded from Esplanade. She was molested after getting down at Mahanayak Uttamkumar station.

10 Oct 2018 9:02 AM


East West Metro in Kolkata holds successful trial run

With the successful trial run, commercial service in the 3 km stretch between Salt Lake Sector V to the Stadium is likely to commence soon.

05 Jul 2018 6:06 PM

First condemn, then support: Kolkata Metro undecided on moral policing

Kolkata Metro FB post which was deleted said, 'Good qualities are totally lacking in young generation people and morality a distant dream.'

02 May 2018 2:45 PM

Moral policing? Couple abused, thrashed for hugging inside Kolkata metro

Passengers objected the couple for hugging each other inside the metro coach and started abusing them.

01 May 2018 7:47 PM

Kolkata: All-woman staff to grace Netaji Bhavan Metro station

From the booking counter staff, station masters, RPF personnel, cleaning staff and technical persons will all be women.

08 Mar 2018 6:38 PM

50 km more to be added to Kolkata Metro by 2021, says official

The Salt Lake Sector V to Stadium stretch of East West Metro will be opened by Durga Puja in October 2018.

05 Mar 2018 9:41 AM


Kolkata: Man dies after jumping before metro train at Shyambazar station

Metro spokesperson Indrani Banerjee said services were resumed on both tracks from 6.36 pm.

23 Jan 2018 7:58 PM

Road clear for Metro as KMC okays evacuation

25 buildings on Brabourne Road need to be emptied

27 May 2017 6:53 AM

Machine starts boring under Hooghly to build tunnel for East-West Metro

It will be the first tunnel constructed under riverbed in India.

14 Apr 2017 3:17 AM

Kolkata: Metro train services disrupted as woman kills self

A woman and her child jumped onto the track when a Kavi Subhash bound train was approaching the Netaji Bhawan station.

19 Feb 2017 1:42 PM

Kolkata metro glitch: Service partially hit for about 2 hrs

The Metro service was partially disrupted as trains plied only between Kavi Subhas to Girish Park.

10 Feb 2017 1:42 PM


Kolkata Metro to be driverless by March 2018

GoA 3 is a driverless train operation system where starting and stopping are automated.

18 Dec 2016 5:44 AM