Mapping Metro lines criss-crossing India

Mapping Metro lines criss-crossing India

Since the first metro line, which connected Esplanade and Bhowanipore in Kolkata (then Calcutta) in 1984, to the latest Aqua Line inaugurated in January to connect Noida to Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh, the metro has come a long way as a viable public transportation system.

Coming soon: Faster, more spacious Rajdhani trains

Coming soon: Faster, more spacious Rajdhani trains

With the introduction of twin-engine operation, the Indian Railways will soon be able to add two more passenger coaches to Rajdhani and other air-conditioned express trains besides cutting their travel time by several minutes, two officials familiar with the matter said.