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Feb 21, 2018
Mumbai: Senior TV journalist assaulted by eight passengers inside local trainA senior TV journalist was allegedly attacked by around eight passengers inside a local train on the Western Railway line on Wednesday morning, a railway police official said.
Feb 19, 2018
No, Prime Minister: Booked for wedding reception, iconic Mysuru hotel turns away Narendra Modi and entouragePrime Minister Narendra Modi and his entourage did not get accommodation at the iconic Hotel Lalitha Mahal Palace as almost all rooms were booked for a wedding reception, its top official said Monday. The district administration later made arrangements for them at another plush hotel in the city.
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 21, 2018
Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur asks Railway to relieve her, says she wants to join Punjab police as DSPIndian cricket team vice-captain Harmanpreet Kaur has urged her employer, the Western Railways, to relieve her so that she can join as Deputy Superintendent of Police in Punjab.
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.
Dec 29, 2017
After Elphinstone stampede, Western Railways inducts 232 trained security personnels to man 34 critical foot over-bridges in MumbaiTaking lesson from the 29 September stampede that claimed 23 lives at Elphinstone Road station, the Western Railway in Mumbai inducted 232 trained security personnel to man 34 critical foot-over bridges and control crowds
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 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 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 16, 2017
Western Railway reports 'significant' drop in train accidents across six divisions, credits enhanced safety measuresThe Western Railway (WR) said that enhanced safety measures, including work site inspections and training sessions for staff on key issues, has led to a "significant" drop in train accidents across its six divisions