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Western Railway

Rs 5,000 cr annual loss to Western Railway due to COVID-19 crisis: Official

Among the trains being currently operated by the WR, some are running with only 10 per cent occupancy, a senior official said

24 Feb 2021 11:42 AM

Mumbai's local trains back on track for the first time since since March

Central Railway (CR) and Western Railway (WR) have decided to run ‘selective suburban services’.

16 Jun 2020 12:52 PM

Central Railway immobilised for over 16 hours

The trains were bunched on the mainline owing to submerged railway tracks due to which, passengers were forced to sit in abandoned trains.

03 Jul 2019 2:15 AM

Cyclone Vayu: 65 people evacuated from Diu, Gujarat

Western Railways has also taken various safety and security precautions for train passengers in cyclone-prone areas.

12 Jun 2019 3:35 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Mumbai’s local train coaches replace outdated symbol of women in sarees to business suits.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


Keep up initiatives on womens’ safety, Bombay HC tells Railways

The railway had also launched a mobile application called eye-watch women.

12 May 2019 6:22 AM

Rajasthan: Rail services faces disruption due to Gujjar stir

As many as 13 trains were diverted, short terminated or cancelled in the wake of the agitation by Gujjars, demanding a higher quota.

10 Feb 2019 11:16 AM

Woman delivers twins at Palghar station

The lady got into labour pain when she was travelling with her husband and mother-in-law to Dahanu in a local train.

02 Jan 2019 2:07 AM

Rail fracture disrupts WR services

The rail fracture took place at 9.24 am and was restored by 9.40 am.

26 Dec 2018 6:23 AM

Fire disrupts Western Railway services

The Western Railway has ordered a departmental inquiry into the fire.

10 Nov 2018 1:31 AM


Western Railway services hit by signal failure

There was technical failure of signal at the Bandra railway station.

28 Oct 2018 2:04 AM

Western Railway workshop to be modernised

The workshop’s present set up is for conventional coaches.

27 Oct 2018 2:09 AM

AC local train likely to get faster from November 1

This will help recover time lost due to seven new halts.

22 Oct 2018 1:52 AM

Women commuters oppose extension of Vasai train

Shaina said that Mr Gupta has assured us that he would come up with a solution within a week’s time.

17 Oct 2018 2:00 AM

30 held under RPF cops’ drive

Surendra Kumar, RPF incharge Borivali, said, “We have formed four teams since Thursday.

06 Oct 2018 6:43 AM


Western Railway to bring in new schedule from November 1

Currently, 49 services between Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Termi-nus (CSMT) and Goregaon are operational on harbour line.

30 Sep 2018 6:02 AM

Western Railway rolls out first RoRo service

The service started from Karambeli near Vapi, Gujarat, to Karambeli in Karnataka.

22 Sep 2018 5:51 AM

Second AC train to arrive in Mumbai by January 2019

Every rake takes two days for maintenance, as the numbers of the EMU (electric multiple unit) rakes are more.

22 Sep 2018 4:47 AM

Central Railway to run midnight trains from September 19 to September 23

CR official said that we have now decided to run midnight suburban special train on Harbour line also from Wednesday.

20 Sep 2018 6:01 AM

17 died in separate incidents on WR, CR on Thursday

This information was revealed through a Right to Information plea filed by social activist Samir Zaveri.

08 Sep 2018 1:09 AM