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Woman gives birth on rly platform

Along with the station master, railway aayahs (midwives) helped the woman deliver the baby boy.

03 Sep 2018 1:39 AM

CR, WR services hit by tech issues

An official of WR said that a point failure was reported between Bandra and Mahim at 9.45 pm on the slow line.

24 Aug 2018 2:26 AM

Railways deploys special rake bearing drinking water to flood-hit state

As it was taking time to fill the tanks at Ratlam, 14 empty tanks were dispatched to Pune on Friday evening for filling.

19 Aug 2018 2:30 AM

Western Railway yet to finalise bridge contractor

Rs 2 crore has been demanded from civic body for heavy repairs of Gokhale.

18 Aug 2018 1:57 AM

Mumbai's Bandra station is 7th cleanest railway station in India

Bandra Terminus, under Western Railway, is only station from Mumbai to feature in top 10 list of 'Swachh Rail-Swachch Bharat Survey'.

15 Aug 2018 2:46 PM


3 weeks on, Delisle remains unattended

The Asian Age had earlier reported that the BMC was not taking the WR’s request for reconstruction of the Delisle Bridge at Lower Parel seriously.

13 Aug 2018 1:27 AM

Society starts Twitter campaign against WR

The society had written several times to Western Railway about the resulting noise and air pollution.

09 Aug 2018 1:52 AM

Earnings of Mumbai’s first AC local dip during monsoon

In summer (April and May) the earnings increased.

06 Aug 2018 1:10 AM

WR receives pleasantries on cleanliness helpline

The WR has received 22 complaints from July 29 to August 2.

04 Aug 2018 2:13 AM

RPF issues circular to curb incidents of misbehaviour

The circular was issued to SDSC of Mumbai Central, Vado-dara, Ratlam and Ahmedabad divisions.

29 Jul 2018 2:45 AM


Pedestrians get relief by partial opening of delisle

The Delisle Bridge had been shut to vehicular traffic and pedestrians, since Tuesday for re-construction by WR and BMC.

29 Jul 2018 2:11 AM

‘BMC is not serious about Lower Parel bridge issue’

The railway officials reiterated that the bridge should be constructed by the BMC. The tender will be issued for dismantling the bridge next week.

29 Jul 2018 2:09 AM

Delisle finally opens for pedestrians

The decision to open the concrete part was taken after a joint inspection of the bridge conducted on Thursday.

28 Jul 2018 1:43 AM

Delisle Road Over Bridge to remain shut for at least 2 years

The senior official also said that most of the construction work would be outside of the railway tracks.

25 Jul 2018 1:47 AM

Mumbai’s Lower Parel rail bridge closed for repairs; creates chaos

Lower Parel ROB has been closed for pedestrian and vehicle traffic after an inspection which stated structure as unsafe, owing to corrosion.

24 Jul 2018 1:10 PM


Tendulkar is new face of WR for its special awareness campaign

The special awareness campaign will focus on women’s safety, cleanliness and trespassing.

24 Jul 2018 2:49 AM

6 ROBs to be repaired on priority basis

Accordingly WR authorities have requested a total closure of Delise bridge-Parel ROB.

23 Jul 2018 2:05 AM

WR wants better-made AC rakes to tackle rains

At present, the AC rake takes two days for maintenance, sources said.

23 Jul 2018 1:56 AM

Hanging rod throws WR train services off track

14 local services were cancelled, 50 were delayed

20 Jul 2018 5:35 AM

Corrosion, excess load caused Mumbai's Andheri bridge collapse: report

Preliminary inquiry report by Sushil Chandra, Commissioner of Railway Safety attributed mishap to 'failure of Railway staff and others'.

19 Jul 2018 1:41 PM