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Major power outage across Mumbai due to grid failure

Suburban local train services, operating only for essential workers at present, were affected from 10 am, sources said

12 Oct 2020 11:35 AM

Mumbai minor boys perform stunts on local train, 2 nabbed

Around five-six boys boarded train from Mankhurd railway station and started performing stunts as soon as the train left the station.

08 Jun 2019 12:44 PM

Mumbai's Western Railway embraces the ‘modern woman’ avatar

Mumbai’s local train coaches replace outdated symbol of women in sarees to business suits.

27 May 2019 5:08 PM

Man held for molesting student in Mumbai local train

The accused, Ayaz Sattar Qureshi, a resident of Mankhurd suburb in Mumbai, was arrested from the Kurla railway station.

21 Sep 2018 2:17 PM

Local bonds

For Mumbaikars, trains are not just a mode of transport, but centres of activity, friendship and lots more.

09 Jun 2018 6:31 AM


Suburban train services on Mumbai's Harbour line disrupted

Suburban rail services on the Harbour line between CSMT and Vadala Road stations were suspended Thursday morning due to technical glitches.

01 Mar 2018 12:30 PM

Close shave for Mumbai local train after rods spotted on tracks

The officer said that a case had been registered and a team was scanning the CCTV footage to find out leads.

04 Dec 2017 5:51 PM

Mumbai: Girl jumps out of moving train after man enters ladies coach, refuses to leave

The girl, a class VIII student, was returning to Kalyan after attending tuition, an official attached to CSMT railway police station said.

24 Oct 2017 9:31 AM

Mumbai: Woman films man masturbating in front of her on train; accused held

The police is now gathering details of his background to ascertain if he has previous criminal cases.

24 Oct 2017 12:57 AM

Woman delivers baby girl on Mumbai local train; mother child stable

Soon after the delivery, the mother and the newborn were shifted to the nearby KEM hospital for further treatment.

10 Oct 2017 11:01 AM


All in a day's work: Motorman PC Meena stops train to save dog on railtrack

The incident happened at the crowded Churchgate station of the Western Railway in Mumbai on Tuesday afternoon.

05 Sep 2017 5:08 PM

Mumbai: Man masturbates at girl on train, helpline staff laughs at her

According to the online post, the offender got off at the next station and threatened the victim with rape.

10 Jul 2017 2:11 PM

Video: Mumbai motorman saves woman on railway tracks by applying brakes on time

The local train halted in the nick of time, just inches from the woman who was walking on the tracks unmindful of the coming train.

03 Feb 2017 3:49 PM

Smooth rides, fast services expected on WR slow track

The orders for all these works have already been given by the WR to their officers who have begun the legwork for the same.

16 Dec 2016 3:15 AM

Central Railway to hold safety checks for tracks, car sheds

Three teams consisting of senior officials will make these inspections and the final report will be sent to the Railway Board in Delhi.

05 Dec 2016 6:45 AM


Fast trains to halt at Diva station from December 10

Over five lakh commuters travel using the station everyday and cheap housing in the suburb has led to increased migration.

03 Dec 2016 3:40 AM

Railway’s six year old Austrian speed experiment a failure

The Railways had given the Austrians a contract worth Rs 25 crore to enable the trains touch 140 kmph.

30 Nov 2016 4:35 AM

New Oshiwara station likely to ease crowds at Jogeshwari

This would decrease the footfall at Jogeshwari station, which is relatively small.

22 Nov 2016 3:12 AM