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Central and Western Railways in Mumbai to carry out blocks on these routes today; check details
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Central and Western Railways in Mumbai to carry out blocks on these routes today; check details

Indian Railways have requested passengers to bear with the administration for the inconvenience caused

Central Railways recruitment 2022: Walk-in interview for 18 Medical Practitioner posts on 11 January
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Central Railways recruitment 2022: Walk-in interview for 18 Medical Practitioner posts on 11 January

If the required number of Anaesthetist or Physicians are not available, the vacancies will be filled by GDMO. Preference will be given to people who can immediately join Dr B.A.M Hospital Byculla

Watch: Mumbai railway pointsman saves six-year-old from getting run over by train; daring rescue caught on camera
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Watch: Mumbai railway pointsman saves six-year-old from getting run over by train; daring rescue caught on camera

The CCTV footage of the incident from 17 April shows a man, later identified as the pointsman Mayur Shelke, running from another side of the railway tracks towards the boy while a train was just a few feet away

Railways to run 753 special trains in Mumbai from today; 88% of local services now back on track
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Railways to run 753 special trains in Mumbai from today; 88% of local services now back on track

To cater to the increasing crowd in suburban trains, the Central Railway has now added 552 more services on its routes, while the Western Railway has added 201 services

Cyclone Nisarga in Mumbai: Special trains arriving and departing from Mumbai rescheduled, here's the complete list
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Cyclone Nisarga in Mumbai: Special trains arriving and departing from Mumbai rescheduled, here's the complete list

The weather department has said cyclone Nisarga will cross Maharashtra coast between Harihareshwar and Daman, very close to Alibaug between 1 pm and 4 pm on Wednesday.

Mumbai rains: List of trains cancelled, short terminated and diverted by Western and Central Railways
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Mumbai rains: List of trains cancelled, short terminated and diverted by Western and Central Railways

Long distance train traffic to, from and via Mumbai was severely hit on Wednesday following heavy downpour in the city and its surrounding areas

Centre approves proposal to increase speeds of several trains; travel time between Delhi and Mumbai to reduce by 3.5 hours
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Centre approves proposal to increase speeds of several trains; travel time between Delhi and Mumbai to reduce by 3.5 hours

Increasing the train speed on Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Howrah routes will ensure up to 60 percent increase in average speed of passenger trains.

Mumbai rains: Two trains diverted and one cancelled amid heavy downpour across state, says Central Railway
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Mumbai rains: Two trains diverted and one cancelled amid heavy downpour across state, says Central Railway

Two trains have been diverted and one cancelled following heavy downpour in Mumbai, the Central Railway said on Tuesday.

Suburban train services of the Central Railway resume today; IMD predicts 'better weather' as rains to reduce in Mumbai in next few days
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Suburban train services of the Central Railway resume today; IMD predicts 'better weather' as rains to reduce in Mumbai in next few days

Mumbai's rains have taken a break leading to a resumption of suburban train services of the Central Railway (CR) on Monday morning which had remained suspended for most of Sunday

Mumbai suburban rail services on central line hit as overhead wire falls between Vithalwadi and Kalyan stations; two injured
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Mumbai suburban rail services on central line hit as overhead wire falls between Vithalwadi and Kalyan stations; two injured

Local train services in Mumbai were disrupted for over three hours after an overhead electric wire broke and fell between Vithalwadi and Kalyan stations, an official said.

Mumbai rains: 'All three lines operational, no waterlogging on tracks,' says Central Railway CPRO as affected services resume in city
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Mumbai rains: 'All three lines operational, no waterlogging on tracks,' says Central Railway CPRO as affected services resume in city

The affected railway services due to rainfall have resumed in Mumbai and all three lines including Up, Down, and Middle are now operational, said the Central Railway CPRO.

Changed schedule of trains due to Mumbai rains: IRCTC releases list of rakes cancelled, rescheduled, terminated
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Changed schedule of trains due to Mumbai rains: IRCTC releases list of rakes cancelled, rescheduled, terminated

Cancelled Train Today, 3 July: Here is a list of trains terminated, rescheduled and cancelled by Western and Central Railway due to heavy rains in Mumbai

Indian Railways releases new timetable for several Central Railway trains; new schedule comes into effect today
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Indian Railways releases new timetable for several Central Railway trains; new schedule comes into effect today

The Central Railways has announced the new time table that includes an increase in the frequency of trains, cancellation of trains, acceleration of trains, the introduction of new trains as well as an extension of trains among others.

Indian Railways demands Rs 16.43 crore from Lok Sabha for operating canteens in Parliament; amount claimed as ‘establishment cost’
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Indian Railways demands Rs 16.43 crore from Lok Sabha for operating canteens in Parliament; amount claimed as ‘establishment cost’

Northern Railway has demanded Rs 16.43 crore from the Lok Sabha secretariat for running four canteens in Parliament — where food prices are significantly low — during 2017-18, an RTI query has revealed. This amount was claimed as "subsidy claim and establishment cost".

Technical snag between Dadar and Parel stations delays Central Line trains by half an hour
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Technical snag between Dadar and Parel stations delays Central Line trains by half an hour

A technical issue between Dadar and Parel stations on the Central Railway Line in Mumbai has delayed all slow trains going towards Kalyan by half an hour.

Mumbai Congress books 18-coach 'Rahul Gandhi Super Fast Express' to ferry workers for party chief's New Delhi rally
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Mumbai Congress books 18-coach 'Rahul Gandhi Super Fast Express' to ferry workers for party chief's New Delhi rally

The Mumbai unit of the Congress is going all out to make party president Rahul Gandhi's 29 April rally in Delhi a success and has booked an entire train to ferry party workers for it.

Over 16 percent posts remain vacant in safety category of Indian Railways, reveals govt Data
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Over 16 percent posts remain vacant in safety category of Indian Railways, reveals govt Data

While 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

'Paint ladies compartments saffron': CR official's suggestion for improving women's safety on Mumbai locals
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'Paint ladies compartments saffron': CR official's suggestion for improving women's safety on Mumbai locals

In 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

Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani orders measures to stop 'unsafe practices' after report reveals unaddressed safety concerns
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Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani orders measures to stop 'unsafe practices' after report reveals unaddressed safety concerns

Thirty percent of corrective actions suggested by officers regarding safety in railways have remained unaddressed in the last eight months, according to official data

Central Railways finalises tender in 24 hours to build new foot over-bridge at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus
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Central Railways finalises tender in 24 hours to build new foot over-bridge at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus

The Central Railways (CR) has managed to award a tender for the construction of a foot-over bridge (FOB) within 24 hours.