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India's COVID-19 count crosses 62 lakh, toll touches 97,497; Centre issues Unlock 5 guidelines
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India's COVID-19 count crosses 62 lakh, toll touches 97,497; Centre issues Unlock 5 guidelines

As per the new guidelines, which will come into effect from 1 October, theatres and multiplexes outside containment zones to open with 50 percent seating capacity from 15 October and will have to follow SOPs issued by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

WR to introduce access control gates at Mumbai's Churchgate station by September-end
India

WR to introduce access control gates at Mumbai's Churchgate station by September-end

The railway authorities along with municipal corporations are also planning to implement a staggered train timetable for local trains in the Mumbai metropolitan region

Bombay High Court asks Railways to make local trains more disabled-friendly, urges 'out of the box' thinking
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Bombay High Court asks Railways to make local trains more disabled-friendly, urges 'out of the box' thinking

The bench was hearing a public interest litigation filed by local NGO India Centre for Human Rights and Law for making the local trains and railway stations disabled-friendly

Mumbai Rain Updates: Intermittent spells of light to moderate rain in city for next few hours; toll in Ratnagiri dam breach rises to 9
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Mumbai Rain Updates: Intermittent spells of light to moderate rain in city for next few hours; toll in Ratnagiri dam breach rises to 9

Mumbai rains, trains and weather LIVE Updates: The toll in Ratnagiri district's Tiware dam, which was breached earlier on Wednesday, has risen to nine with twenty four people still missing. The search and rescue operation is underway.

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

Mumbai at 'serious risk of flooding' between 3-5 July, predicts Skymet; high tide expected at 12.35 pm today
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Mumbai at 'serious risk of flooding' between 3-5 July, predicts Skymet; high tide expected at 12.35 pm today

After witnessing the heaviest spell of rain on a single July day in the past 45 years, Mumbai braces up to face another spell of heavy to very heavy rainfall on Wednesday. Indian Meteorological Department has warned of intermittent downpour between 3 and 5 July with close to 200 millimeters (or more) rain expected per day

Mumbai rains updates: Airport's main runway likely to be operational by Thursday; DGCA issues safety circular for airlines
India

Mumbai rains updates: Airport's main runway likely to be operational by Thursday; DGCA issues safety circular for airlines

Mumbai rains LIVE updates: The Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has issued an air safety circular for airlines in wake of the monsoon season. Meanwhile, the main runway of the Mumbai airport is likely to remain closed for flight operations till Thursday as it will take more time to remove the SpiceJet plane that was stuck partially on the runway on Monday.

Eight people died every day on Mumbai's suburban railway in 2017; data shows decline in such deaths
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Eight people died every day on Mumbai's suburban railway in 2017; data shows decline in such deaths

Eight people died every day on Mumbai’s railway tracks in 2017, down 20 percent from 10 deaths every day in 2013.

Rain subsides in Mumbai but waterlogging and train delays continue; more showers expected till Thursday
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Rain subsides in Mumbai but waterlogging and train delays continue; more showers expected till Thursday

Even as rainfall had stopped in Mumbai on Wednesday morning, citizens were still reeling through the aftermath of Tuesday's deluge as many of the low-lying areas of the city were waterlogged.

Mumbai rail roko protest updates: Train services resume on Central Line as students call off agitation
India

Mumbai rail roko protest updates: Train services resume on Central Line as students call off agitation

Scores of agitated students demanding jobs in railways on Tuesday blocked rail traffic, including suburban services between Matunga and Dadar stations.

ICAI president Nilesh Vikamsey's daughter found dead on railway tracks in Mumbai
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ICAI president Nilesh Vikamsey's daughter found dead on railway tracks in Mumbai

The body of twenty-year-old Pallavi Vikamsey was found on the railway tracks in Central Mumbai. Pallavi was the daughter of ICAI president Nilesh Vikamsey.

Elphinstone Road-Parel stampede leaves at least 22 people dead, exposes station's shoddy infrastructure
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Elphinstone Road-Parel stampede leaves at least 22 people dead, exposes station's shoddy infrastructure

At least 22 people died in a stampede at Elphinstone Road railway station on Friday morning. The injured persons have been admitted to KEM hospital in Parel.

Mumbai needs better service from BEST buses, not fancy paints on its exterior
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Mumbai needs better service from BEST buses, not fancy paints on its exterior

Mumbai commuters know that the railway locals are cheapest and quickest from point to point trips but they also do need the buses for trips to and from the railway stations from homes and offices.

Train Diaries: This photo project captures the spirit of women in Mumbai's local trains
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Train Diaries: This photo project captures the spirit of women in Mumbai's local trains

Anushree Fadnavis talks about why she loves trains and how she photographs her subjects for her project 'Train Diaries'

BEST far from being good enough: Mumbai buses operate on losses, fail to lure passengers
Mumbai

BEST far from being good enough: Mumbai buses operate on losses, fail to lure passengers

With a little over 4,000 buses, BEST now carries around 28-30 lakh passengers daily, which is a far lower a figure than what it had in the past.

In a crisis, it isn't resilience but the helplessness of Mumbaikars that lets them carry on
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In a crisis, it isn't resilience but the helplessness of Mumbaikars that lets them carry on

Media tends to celebrate the ‘resilience’ of the Mumbai residents. Every time a crisis occurs, they bear it with equanimity, and look to get on with their life.

Railway minister Prabhu announces Centre-state tie up for Mumbai elevated corridors
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Railway minister Prabhu announces Centre-state tie up for Mumbai elevated corridors

Suresh Prabhu on Thursday announced a collaboration between the Centre and the Maharashtra government for several projects, including elevated corridors.

Watch: Mumbai gets its first-ever AC local train
Mumbai

Watch: Mumbai gets its first-ever AC local train

The first ever air-conditioned suburban local for Mumbai, which was flagged off from Integral Coach Factory in Chennai on 31 March, has finally arrived.

Watch: Amitabh Bachchan travels in local train in Mumbai; sings 'Rang Barse'
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Watch: Amitabh Bachchan travels in local train in Mumbai; sings 'Rang Barse'

Amitabh Bachchan on a Mumbai local from CST to Bhandup. Yes, you read that right.

Watch: Huge fire engulfs culvert below railway tracks in Mumbai
Mumbai

Watch: Huge fire engulfs culvert below railway tracks in Mumbai

A fire broke out in a culvert below railway tracks at Goregoan railway station in Mumbai at around 10.45 pm on Wednesday.