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Jun 25, 2018
Heavy Mumbai rains claim three lives as traffic comes to standstill, road caves in and several flights are delayedHeavy rains in Mumbai led by the Southwest Monsoon have claimed three lives in the city and adjoining Thane district so far, according to officials.
Jun 23, 2018
No fare hike for Mumbai's air-conditioned local train services till 24 December, says Western RailwayWestern Railway (WR) has said that there will be no hike in the fare of its air-conditioned local services till 24 December this year.
Jun 22, 2018
AC stops functioning in Churchgate-bound Mumbai local; commuters bring train to haltThe passengers of some coaches of the Virar-Churchgate local train said they experienced suffocation and sweating due to the non-functioning AC.
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.
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 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 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