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Feb 01, 2018
Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley announces bonanza for Mumbai, Bengaluru local train commutersIn a first, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday announced the expansion of the Mumbai suburban train network, spread over 465 km, at a cost of Rs 11,000 crore.
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.
Dec 24, 2017
India's first air-conditioned local train to chug off on Mumbai's Western line on MondayIndia's first air-conditioned local train services will be launched on Monday when the service gets underway on the Borivali-Churchgate in Mumbai.
Dec 25, 2017
India's first air-conditioned local train flagged off in Mumbai today: Schedule, fares and everything you should knowIndian Railways has flagged off country's first AC suburban local train for Mumbai, 150 years after the first suburban local was hauled by a steam engine
Dec 16, 2017
Train Diaries: Inside the ladies-only second class compartment of a Mumbai local trainPhotojournalist Anushree Fadnavis takes a peek into the life inside the ladies only second class compartment of a Mumbai local train.
Dec 13, 2017
Over two months after Elphinstone stampede, army yet to send tech designs for foot-over bridges to railwaysThe multidisciplinary teams, set up in the wake of the Elphinstone Road station stampede, had also suggested a slew of steps to improve rail infrastructure and provide better amenities to suburban passengers, including setting up more CCTV cameras.
Oct 31, 2017
Fadnavis, Goyal, Sitharaman visit Elphinstone Road stampede site; say army will build foot-over bridge by 31 JanuaryMaharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis announced on Tuesday that a new bridge would be constructed at Elphinstone Road, Currey Road and Ambiwali stations within three months
Oct 05, 2017
Raj Thackeray's MNS stages rally in Mumbai days after Elphinstone Road stampedeMaharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Thursday organised protest against poor quality of railway infrastructure in Mumbai
Oct 02, 2017
Elphinstone Road stampede: Political parties play blame game as citizen discontent follows Mumbai tragedyAfter the Elphinstone Road stampede, accusations of apathy towards infrastructure have flown thick and fast. A slew of measures have been taken to help prevent dangerous overcrowding.
Oct 01, 2017
Elphinstone Road stampede aftermath: FOBs mandatory, CCTV cameras in all local trains, says Piyush GoyalRailway minister Piyush Goyal called for a meeting of senior railway officials on safety giving GMs of railway zones additional power to decide to safety issues