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Over 1 lakh passengers travelled in Kochi Metro on Thursday

Kochi: In a record achievement, Kochi Metro on Thursday witnessed record number of ..

Kochi Metro witnesses unprecedented rush during Onam time
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CM to inaugurate Kochi Metro service extended to Thaikkudam on Sep 3
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Kochi Metro turns 2 today with huge increase in number of passengers

Kochi: The pride project of the state Kochi Metro is turning two on Monday. Kochi Metro is celebrating its second birthday with 2.58 ..


Kochi Metro to extend services to Thaikkudam from Aug 15

Kochi: As an Independence Day gift, Kochi Metro will start its services to Thaikkudam. It is expected to begin the service on August ..

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Suresh Gopi promises to extend Kochi metro to Thrissur

Thrissur: Actor turned politician and NDA candidate Suresh Gopi has promised to extend the Kochi metro rail to Thrissur. The Rajya ..

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Kochi Metro celebrates 2 cr happy journeys

Kochi: Kochi Metro is having a prestigious moment as the number of passengers rose to 2 crore. Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) ..


Kochi Metro to extend to Tripunithura

Kochi: The Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) will extend the metro service to Tripunithura soon. The company has invited tenders for ..

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Minor students flee home for a jolly ride in Kochi metro

Aluva: Three minor students who went missing from Kasaragod were located in Kochi on Tuesday. According to Aluva police, the students ..

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Kochi metro: second phase gets approval

Thiruvananthapuram: The second phase of Kochi Metro has got approval from the state cabinet. However, the project’s estimated ..

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Cabinet approves second phase of Kochi Metro

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Cabinet on Wednesday approved the revised project report for the second phase project of Kochi Metro ..


Public transport not a priority in Kerala: Sreedharan

It was a year since Kochi Metro gave the city’s landscape an uber cool look sparking off first anniversary celebrations ranging ..

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1 lakh commuters ride Kochi Metro on 1st anniversary

Kochi: On the occasion of first anniversary of Kochi Metro, over one lakh commuters rode the service as KMRL had offered free rides ..


Kochi Metro turns 1; KMRL celebrates anniversary

Kochi: It has been one year since Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Kochi Metro. KMRL (Kochi Metro Rail Limited) is celebrating ..


Free ride on Kochi Metro on first anniversary

Kochi: KMRL (Kochi Metro Rail Ltd) is set to give free ride for passengers on 19th June, as part of its first anniversary celebrations ..

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KMRL to extend metro service to Angamaly

Kochi: Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) has decided to extend the service to Angamaly in the third phase of the project. It is reported ..


Photo contest to celebrate 1st year of Kochi Metro; Rs 1.5 lakh worth gifts await winners

Kochi: Kochi Metro will be completing first year of service in June. As part of its first birthday, KMRL (Kochi Metro Rail Limited) ..


Metro stations to have mini shopping malls

Kochi: Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) is all set to establish mini shopping malls at metro stations. Supermarkets, food courts, spa, ..


Metro offers free return journey to attract people to public transportation

Kochi: Kochi Metro Rail Limited has started giving a 50 per cent discount on its ticket, to attract passengers. The discount will ..

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CM flags off second leg of Kochi Metro

Kochi: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan flagged off the extended service of Kochi Metro train at 10.30 am on Tuesday, in the presence ..

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Metro extended to Maharajas; CM to flag off first run

Kochi: Metro train service will be extended to Maharajas college ground from Tuesday onwards. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will ..

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Kochi Metro's new campaign with 'on time, no time'

Kochi: The new campaign of the Kochi Metro is gaining wide attention. Just before the launch of the second phase on October 3, the ..


Kochi Metro construction work on Maharajas-South Station stretch begins

Kochi: The construction works of Kochi Metro rail starting from Maharajas College kick-started Friday under the newly appointed consortium ..

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Union Cabinet approves new metro rail policy

New Delhi: The government today approved a new metro rail policy for expanding the metro network across various cities in the country, ..

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Born in 1947? Enjoy free ride in Kochi Metro

Kochi: Celebrating the first Independece Day after its launch, the Kochi Metro has offered free rides to all those born in the year ..

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Kochi Metro fares will be re-evaluated: Elias George

Kochi: Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) MD Elias George said on Friday that ticket rates of Kochi Metro will be re-evaluated when the ..

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Kochi Metro garners Rs 4.62 crore revenue in first month of operations

Kochi: The Kochi Metro has earned a revenue of Rs 4,62,27,594 in its first month of operations by way of ticket fares. The ridership ..

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Kochi Metro: Trial run on Palarivattom - Maharaja's Ground stretch today

Kochi: Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) will conduct the trial run along the second stretch of the metro route from Palarivattom to Maharaja's ..


Who’s to blame? Unruly passengers mess up toilets at Kochi Metro stations

Kochi: Barely two weeks after its inauguration, the Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) is encountering a slew of unforeseen troubles with ..

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Janakeeya Yatra: Case registered against UDF leaders

Kochi: Police have registered a case against the UDF leaders who conducted the Janakeeya Metro Yatra on June 20. The action has been ..


KMRL to initiate legal action against Chandy, UDF leaders

Kochi: The Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) has decided to initiate legal action against Congress leader Oommen Chandy and few other ..

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Ticketless travel by police personnel, KMRL lodges complaint with IG

Kochi: The Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) has filed a complaint against members of State Industrial Security Force, who are in charge ..


KMRL authorities rubbish rumours of leakage in coaches

Kozhikode: Rubbishing rumours that are being circulated in social media that the Kochi Metro coaches are leaking during the severe ..

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Chennithala expresses regret over chaos during Chandy’s metro ride

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala on Thursday expressed regret over the chaos created during the ‘Janakeeya ..

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Oommen Chandy's travel on Kochi Metro causes chaos

Kochi: Chaos prevailed at two Kochi metro stations on Tuesday evening as hundreds of Congress workers virtually took over the premises ..

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Oommen Chandy takes a ‘high-voltage’ metro ride

Aluva: Former Chief Minister and Congress leader Oommen Chandy took a ride of Kochi Metro on Tuesday, accompanied by hundreds of party ..


Arrived for Metro inaugural ride in govt vehicle: Kummanam

Kochi: BJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan has termed groundless the controversies over him taking part in Kochi Metro’s ..

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This is mental illness: K Surendran flays Kadakampally

Thiruvananthapuram: BJP leader K Surendran has flayed minister Kadakampally Surendran for his remarks on Kummanam Rajasekharan. Earlier, ..


'A person' sneaked into Metro inaugural ceremony: Kadakampally

Thiruvananthapuram: CPM leader and minister Kadakampally Surendran has alleged that 'a person' gatecrashed into the Kochi Metro ..


Kochi Metro a model for eco-friendly development: PM

Prime minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Kochi Metro Rail Project at the specially erected dais at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium ..

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PM takes Metro ride, inaugurates Palarivattom station

Kochi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived at Kochi Naval Base in special aircraft by 10.15 am to inaugurate Kerala's first Metro ..

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Metro launch: Holiday for educational institutions in Kochi

Kochi: A holiday has been declared for all educational institutions in Kochi Corporation limit on Saturday in the wake of Kochi Metro ..

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Kochi Metro needs E Sreedharan: Elias George

Kochi: Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL)Managing Director Elias George has said that the services of Metroman E Sreedharan are needed for ..

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Rima opens up ...on losing roles, getting isolated

In a lighthearted break between the pouring rain of Kochi, we met Reema, waiting for us at the coffee shop at Ramada. She smiled broad ..

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Kochi Metro inaugural: E Sreedharan to get seat on dais

Pathanamthitta: The Prime Ministers’ Office (PMO) has revised the list of dignitaries to be seated on the dais at the inaugural ..

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CM writes to Modi, seeks inclusion of Sreedharan, Chennithala on the dais

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking to withdraw the decision ..

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Kochi Metro coach cost Rs 8.40 cr

The Kochi Metro project is ready to take off on June 17 and the coaches of the project was supplied by Alsthom Transport India. The ..