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Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2015
Sixty special trains will become operational during the Ganesh Chaturthi festival to clear the extra rush of passengers, the bookings for which will begin from tomorrow, railway officials said today.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday July 7, 2015
One of the survivors of the 2006 Mumbai train blasts, Parag Sawant died at a Mumbai hospital this morning. He was then 26 years old then, was injured in the 7/11 serial blasts on Mumbai's local trains and had been in coma for the past 9 years.
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Tuesday June 23, 2015
Trains in Mumbai were running at least 25 minutes late on Tuesday morning because of incessant rain.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday June 20, 2015
After 15 days' worth of rain on Friday left Mumbai battered and struggling to cope, the city is slowly returning to normalcy today. With just a light drizzle this morning, water has started to recede from the roads, and many people can be seen on the streets. Train services, which were badly hit due to waterlogging yesterday, have resumed.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
With the incessant rains halting the city's lifeline local trains, many office-goers today bicycled to work, calling it the best alternative to reach their destinations in time.
Mumbai News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta; edited by Mala Das | Saturday June 20, 2015
Thousands were stranded across Mumbai as heavy rain, which has pounded the city since Thursday night, severely affecting train services and unleashing massive traffic jams. The Brihan Mumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), the city's civic agency, ordered all schools to be shut and issued an alert, advising residents to step out only if necessary.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday March 18, 2015
With new coaches being introduced, people who commute in suburban trains, better known as 'locals' in Mumbai will finally experience a better, faster and more comfortable ride.
Mumbai News | Nikita Niraj Arora | Saturday January 24, 2015
Beggars and hawkers in Mumbai's local trains have shelled out Rs 70 lakh in the form of fines in 2014. The Railway Police claims it has collected fines of up to Rs 1.89 crore in 2014, of which Rs 70 lakh came from beggars and hawkers.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday January 13, 2015
Months after work on Mumbai's first air-conditioned local train began at the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Chennai, the Railway Board has decided to introduce 12 such AC trains for the city in the years to come.
Mumbai News | Written by Nikita Niraj Arora | Saturday January 3, 2015
Lakhs of passengers in Mumbai were affected on Friday as the city's Central Railway came to a grinding halt following widespread violence over the disruption in suburban train services in Thane. Angry commuters pelted stones at trains, damaging 10 rakes and injuring one motorman.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta (with inputs from agencies) | Friday January 2, 2015
Angry commuters poured onto the train tracks at the station at Diva, a Mumbai suburb, after trains began running late this morning during rush hour because of technical problems. Diva is one of the suburbs serviced by the Central Line.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday December 4, 2014
Officials from Central Railway (CR) and Western Railway (WR) presented some astounding facts about the suburban train system to the Railway Board members last week in a meeting. For instance, the total distance covered by all local trains on both WR and CR is almost thrice the circumference of the earth.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
Water logging due to heavy rains that continued to lash the city for a second consecutive day caused major traffic snarls and also disrupted the suburban train services.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday July 2, 2014
The Government Railway Police (GRP) has unleashed a special squad of women officers to tackle the problem of thefts and robberies in ladies' bogies on the suburban local trains. The squad, disguised as regular commuters, follow on-record criminals to catch them in the act, and hand them over to the police.
Offbeat | Gitanjali Roy | Monday June 30, 2014
Nobody puts Mumbai in a corner. Maximum City is celebrated for its indomitable spirit, its resilience, its refusal to be knocked down no matter what. Do your worst, life.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday June 23, 2014
The Railways may have dropped a bomb on local train commuters but, fortunately, its timer won't go off till Wednesday, June 25.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 14, 2014
Local train services were hampered this evening in Dankuni and Amtala line on the Eastern Railway after overhead wires snapped in a storm, railway officials said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 24, 2014
A rail link connecting Kalyan station on Central line with Vashi on the harbour line is on the cards.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 23, 2014
The Bombay High Court today asked the Railway authorities to come out with a scheme to reserve seats for senior citizens in suburban trains as the existing facility was not sufficient to accommodate the elders.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Overcrowding, cancelled trains, complain users.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday January 29, 2014
In yet another glaring example of how the city's local trains bring out the worst in their commuters at peak hours, a 73-year-old woman had to undergo a total hip replacement surgery after she was pushed out of a second class compartment at Andheri station, while she was trying to alight from a Borivli-bound train.
Blog | Tejas Mehta | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Tejas Mehta, NDTV Mumbai's Bureau chief, writes on the the state-of-the-art Terminal 2 at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 7, 2013
The Western Railway has banned illegal advertisements carrying messages of tantriks, black magicians and occultists inside the coaches of suburban trains, an official said today.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday September 16, 2013
With rising incidences of crimes on long-distance trains, you would expect security to be beefed up. Sadly, most trains, both on Central Railway (CR) and Western Railway (WR), are travelling without security staff from the Railway Protection Force (RPF).