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Sep 04, 2019
Mumbai rains: List of trains cancelled, short terminated and diverted by Western and Central RailwaysLong distance train traffic to, from and via Mumbai was severely hit on Wednesday following heavy downpour in the city and its surrounding areas
Aug 05, 2019
Suburban train services of the Central Railway resume today; IMD predicts 'better weather' as rains to reduce in Mumbai in next few daysMumbai'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
Aug 04, 2019
Extremely heavy rainfall lashes Mumbai, surrounding districts; waterlogging disrupts rail, road trafficMumbai and surrounding Thane, Navi Mumbai, Palghar and Raigad districts received extremely heavy rains on Saturday, disrupting normal life
Apr 17, 2019
Congress, EC and PIB make Game of Thrones references to encourage voting in Lok Sabha pollsWestern Railways twisted the popular Lannister catchphrase from TV show Game of Thrones to warn the ticketless commuters
Feb 10, 2019
Gujjar quota stir: Protest turns violent in Rajasthan's Dholpur as demonstrators pelt stones, set police vehicle on fireAs the Gujjar agitation for reservation in Rajasthan entered its third day on Sunday, a clash broke out between protesters and the police in Dholpur.
Sep 28, 2018
Mumbai Police to classify Elphinstone Road stampede as accident, says incident caused by rumoursThe decision resonated with a report filed by the Western Railway committee in October 2017. The committee had absolved the railway authorities stating that no one was responsible for the Elphinstone bridge stampede.
Jul 12, 2018
Mumbai rains: A tale of stranded citizens, crippled infrastructure, and help from unexpected quartersA look at how citizens, public officials and disaster response teams dealt with stranded passengers, flooded roads and cancelled trains during Mumbai rains
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.
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
Nov 23, 2017
Western Railways' warning signs get lost in translation; Marathi stickers ask people to 'not use small balls'The railways' attempts at asking people to observe security protocol at railway stations backfired after it used Google Translate to convert English messages into Marathi