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Feb 22, 2018
Railways' plan to turn Mumbai's CSMT into museum runs into controversy as architects and employees objectThe Railway Ministry's plan to convert the 130-year-old Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) building in south Mumbai, into a museum, has run into a controversy with architects and rail employees raising objections over the move.
Feb 14, 2018
Travellers punish snoring passenger on Pawan Express, force him to stay awake overnightA commuter on a long-distance train was given a "sound" punishment by a group of fellow passengers for snoring loudly and disturbing their sleep.
Feb 01, 2018
Indian Railways announces 1,899 vacancies; apply at rrcecr.gov.inThe Eastern Central Railway (ECR) of Indian Railways has announced 1899 vacancies and started the recruitment process for hiring apprentices, the details of which are in its official website www.rrcecr.com.
Jan 26, 2018
Over 3,000 people were killed on Mumbai railway tracks in 2017, says response to RTI queryAlthough the suburban railway is considered the lifeline of Mumbai, it is increasingly becoming a 'death trap' for commuters as over 3,000 people lost their lives in train accidents.
Jan 17, 2018
Elphinstone, Currey Road station FOBs to miss 31 January deadline due to technical issuesThe foot over-bridges (FOB) being constructed by the army at the Elphinstone Road and Currey Road railway stations will miss the 31 January deadline due to some technical issues, railway officials said on Wednesday.
Jan 09, 2018
Matunga station on Mumbai Central Railway enters Limca Book of Records for having an all-woman staffThe Matunga suburban station on the Central Railway (CR) has found its way into the Limca Book of Records for having an all-woman staff, an official said on Tuesday.
Dec 30, 2017
Over 16 percent posts remain vacant in safety category of Indian Railways, reveals govt DataWhile investment in safety-related activities in the railways has increased by 57 percent during the last three years, 16 percent of the posts remained vacant in the safety category as of April this year
Dec 23, 2017
'Paint ladies compartments saffron': CR official's suggestion for improving women's safety on Mumbai localsIn order to ensure women's safety while travelling by local trains, the Central Railway (CR) has come up with a unique suggestion of painting the exterior of the ladies compartment in 'soothing saffron' color
Dec 06, 2017
Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani orders measures to stop 'unsafe practices' after report reveals unaddressed safety concernsThirty percent of corrective actions suggested by officers regarding safety in railways have remained unaddressed in the last eight months, according to official data
Nov 24, 2017
Nearly two months after Elphinstone stampede, Indian Army begins work on three foot-over bridges in MumbaiEngineers from the Indian Army have started work on three foot-over bridges (FOBs) at suburban stations in Mumbai after the Railways gave necessary approvals, a senior official said on Friday.