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Mumbai: Western Railways to introduce 8 additional air-condition local trains from 22 November
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Mumbai: Western Railways to introduce 8 additional air-condition local trains from 22 November

Apart from this, the WR has decided to cancel two slow trains between Churchgate and Bandra

Mumbai local train: Railways to operate 100% at pre-pandemic level from 28 Oct; travel restrictions unchanged
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Mumbai local train: Railways to operate 100% at pre-pandemic level from 28 Oct; travel restrictions unchanged

This decision was taken considering the increased flow of commuters, said an official

Mumbai's first restaurant-on-wheels opens today at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus
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Mumbai's first restaurant-on-wheels opens today at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus

Apart from the restaurant, a mini-café and a separate takeaway window for juices will also be set up

10 dead in rain fury in arid Marathwada; heavy showers in Mumbai
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10 dead in rain fury in arid Marathwada; heavy showers in Mumbai

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an "orange alert" indicating "thunderstorm with lightning, gusty winds, and very heavy rainfall at isolated places" for Mumbai and neighbouring areas for Tuesday.

Mumbai's local train services to fully resume from Friday; restrictions on those allowed to travel to continue
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Mumbai's local train services to fully resume from Friday; restrictions on those allowed to travel to continue

Western Railway currently runs only 1,201 local train services and the Central Railway runs 1,580 services a day

Reopening Mumbai local trains tougher than resuming public transport elsewhere, says state disaster management secy
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Reopening Mumbai local trains tougher than resuming public transport elsewhere, says state disaster management secy

In an interview with Firstpost, Kishor Raje Nimbalkar talks about how the Maharashtra government is planning to allow the general public to board Mumbai locals while preventing COVID-19 transmission

Mumbai local trains can accommodate only 25% commuters with social distancing, says Railways
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Mumbai local trains can accommodate only 25% commuters with social distancing, says Railways

The Railways response came a day after the Maharashtra government proposed that general public be allowed to travel on Mumbai locals, which in pre-COVID times, carried around 80 lakh people daily

Maharashtra govt requests railways to allow all women to travel by Mumbai local trains
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Maharashtra govt requests railways to allow all women to travel by Mumbai local trains

The government has requested the railways to make the train services available to women passengers from Saturday from 11 am to 3 pm and from 7 pm onwards till the end of the services for the day

Central Railway invites application for 48 paramedical posts; here's how to apply before deadline ends on 2 Sep
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Central Railway invites application for 48 paramedical posts; here's how to apply before deadline ends on 2 Sep

The engagement will be on full-time basis for three months, or up to 31 December 2020, for COVID-19 ward at Divisional Railway Hospital in Bhusawal

Mumbai allows doubling of daily arrivals and departures to 50 flights each; local trains for essential duty staff baby steps towards normalcy
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Mumbai allows doubling of daily arrivals and departures to 50 flights each; local trains for essential duty staff baby steps towards normalcy

As coronavirus cases continue to pile up with Maharashtra with the state reporting a total of 1,10,744 cases as of Tuesday, Mumbai is gradually opening up with the railways resuming suburban train services in Mumbai for ferrying essential staff from Monday. Not only local trains, but the city has also opened up its airports from Tuesday with AAI-GVK group operated Mumbai Airport set to handle 100 departures and arrivals, reports PTI.

Mumbai's suburban train services resume for ferrying essential staff; expected to benefit 1.25 lakh people, says official
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Mumbai's suburban train services resume for ferrying essential staff; expected to benefit 1.25 lakh people, says official

The Railways resumed 'selective' suburban train services on the main and harbour lines in Mumbai for ferrying essential staff

Coronavirus pandemic: From cancelling trains to increasing platform tickets, Indian Railways goes full throttle to contain outbreak
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Coronavirus pandemic: From cancelling trains to increasing platform tickets, Indian Railways goes full throttle to contain outbreak

As India grapples to contain the novel coronavirus pandemic in the country with cases crossing the 160 mark, the Indian Railways has taken steps to minimise the outbreak in the country. It cancelled a total of 168 trains due to low occupancy after the COVID-19 outbreak and announced that these trains will remain suspended from 20 March to 31 March.

Indian Railways likely to introduce Mumbai suburban trains with both AC, non-AC coaches after resistance by passengers over high ticket prices
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Indian Railways likely to introduce Mumbai suburban trains with both AC, non-AC coaches after resistance by passengers over high ticket prices

The Indian Railways is likely to go with trains having both AC and non-AC coaches in Mumbai due to resistance from passengers towards higher ticket price

Central Railway services hit in Maharashtra as dumper rams into level-crossing gate at Ambivali station in Thane
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Central Railway services hit in Maharashtra as dumper rams into level-crossing gate at Ambivali station in Thane

Suburban train services on Central Railway were disrupted in the early hours of Friday after a dumper rammed into the level-crossing gate at Ambivali station in Thane district about 60 kilometre from Mumbai, a railway officer said

Pantograph of Mumbai's CSMT-Panvel local catches fire at Vashi station after man throws bag at overhead cables; no injury reported
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Pantograph of Mumbai's CSMT-Panvel local catches fire at Vashi station after man throws bag at overhead cables; no injury reported

A pantograph atop one of the coaches of a CSMT-Panvel local train caught fire at Vashi station in Navi Mumbai, Central Railway officials said, adding that nobody was injured.

Mumbai Rains Updates: IMD predicts heavy rain in Mumbai, adjoining areas on Sunday, Monday; services on Western line slightly delayed
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Mumbai Rains Updates: IMD predicts heavy rain in Mumbai, adjoining areas on Sunday, Monday; services on Western line slightly delayed

Mumbai Rains Updates: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday predicted 'heavy to very heavy rainfall' for Mumbai and adjoining areas on Sunday and Monday

Maharashtra rains: Amid forecast of heavy downpour, schools, junior colleges to remain closed in Mumbai, Thane and Konkan today
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Maharashtra rains: Amid forecast of heavy downpour, schools, junior colleges to remain closed in Mumbai, Thane and Konkan today

In view of the forecast of heavy rains, all schools and junior colleges in Mumbai, Thane and Konkan regions will remain closed on September 5, informed Maharashtra education minister Ashish Shelar

Mumbai rains: 30 flights cancelled, 118 delayed at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for second day as city braces for heavy downpour
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Mumbai rains: 30 flights cancelled, 118 delayed at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for second day as city braces for heavy downpour

With local train services slowing down or coming to a standstill and traffic snarls on major roads in Mumbai on Wednesday, airline and airport staff were unable to reach the workplace, resulting in delays and cancellations on Wednesday and its spill-over effect continued on Thursday as well.

Mumbai rains: Water level recedes in most parts of city; NDRF teams on standby in Kurla, Parel and Andheri
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Mumbai rains: Water level recedes in most parts of city; NDRF teams on standby in Kurla, Parel and Andheri

Mumbai most likely to get continuous rains and showers with the possibility of extremely heavy falls at isolated places in city and suburbs for the next 48 hours, an IMD release read.

Mumbai rains: Suburban Harbour Line services restored day after incessant downpour in city that paralysed road and rail traffic
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Mumbai rains: Suburban Harbour Line services restored day after incessant downpour in city that paralysed road and rail traffic

Mumbai is most likely to receive incessant rains and showers with the possibility of extremely heavy falls at isolated places in city and suburbs for the next 48 hours, the IMD release read.