Cities | 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 ...
Cities | mid-day.com | Thursday August 21, 2014
While the year is far from over, the Mumbai railway division has already clocked 2,143 deaths and 1,938 injuries on its train tracks between January and mid-August, casting a shadow on all of the government Railway Police's (GRP) efforts to curb such...
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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.
Cities | mid-day.com | Monday May 19, 2014
With the Metro and Monorail about to kick off, hopefully, a fresh era of cool travel for Mumbaikars, the bumbling local with its oftbroken fans seems to be chugging to catch up.
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Friday March 21, 2014
A local train on Mumbai's suburban network derailed this afternoon near Titwala in Thane district, leaving one dead, and nine injured.
Election 2014 | Reported by Saurabh Gupta; Edited by Mala Das | Friday March 14, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal's visit to Mumbai, which included an auto ride and a journey on a local train, has left the Shiv Sena seething.
Election 2014 | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday March 12, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal's train ride in Mumbai led to chaos at the city's busy Churchgate station, where people jostled each other and metal detectors fell in the crush of passengers and media teams.
Election 2014 | Tejas Mehta | Wednesday March 12, 2014
After his Metro ride in Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party's national president Arvind Kejriwal is all set to take a local train in Mumbai to kick start his three-day Maharashtra tour.
Election 2014 | Edited by Swati Gupta (With input from IANS) | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal, the chief of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will begin his campaign in Maharashtra with public transport commutes that are likely to deliver an array of photo-ops.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Overcrowding, cancelled trains, complain users.
Cities | 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 s...
Cities | 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.
Cities | Anurag Dwary | Wednesday September 11, 2013
When a 23-year-old nurse accidentally encountered the man accused of trying to rape and murder her on a local train in Mumbai, she could not contain her rage.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday September 11, 2013
People often come to Mumbai to fulfil their dreams. But for the Golapkar family, the city has turned into their worst nightmare. For the daughter of 43-year-old Aarti Golapkar, who succumbed to head injuries after falling off a train while she tried ...
Cities | Edited by Diana George | Wednesday August 28, 2013
In another blow to Mumbai's reputation as a city safe for women, a 27-year-old was allegedly molested in the first class compartment of a local train on Tuesday night.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday August 26, 2013
Railway Police today claimed to have arrested the suspect, who allegedly attacked and robbed an American woman inside a moving suburban train at Charni Road station in South Mumbai a week ago.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday August 23, 2013
It has been five days since 24-year-old American Michelle Dollmark was attacked in a Borivli-bound local train.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 20, 2013
Railway Police released the sketch of a suspect, who had allegedly attacked and robbed an American woman inside a running suburban train at Charni Road station in south Mumbai.
Cities | Rashmi Rajput (With inputs from agencies) | Monday August 19, 2013
An American woman was attacked with a blade on a local train in Mumbai on Sunday and shockingly, denied any help by two Railway security personnel who claimed it was "not their concern". The incident happened at around 5 pm last evening between Marin...