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Western Railways

Budget allocates enough funds for MUTP: railway officials

The interim budget presented by finance minister Piyush Goyal has allotted Rs 7,672 crore for the Central Railway.

02 Feb 2019 11:19 AM

Western Railways to run special train to tackle protest

Minister of Railways, Piyush Goyal had directed WR to make the arrangement for milk supply into Mumbai from Gujarat.

18 Jul 2018 1:22 AM

WR trains stopped due to fake alert

A spot inspection by a team of WR officials, found the subway to be safe after which services resumed.

16 Jul 2018 2:59 AM

Despite receding waters, Nalasopara trains stalled

Passengers from Nalasopara were forced to return home as there was water-logging.

12 Jul 2018 2:37 AM

Mumbai: WR's first 'ladies special' train marks 26 years on track

To celebrate the occasion, ticket checkers greeted commuters with roses and provided them with feedback forms. 

06 May 2018 9:10 AM


Western Railways services gets disrupted

According to reports, daily 25-30 such cases are found alone in Kandivili.

31 Mar 2018 2:32 AM

Rail fracture delays trains

Services on WR line were disrupted for 20 to 25 minutes.

04 Feb 2018 2:59 AM

Women ask for barricades in AC train to mark ladies coach

Currently the season ticket of an AC train is double than that of first class and a single ticket is 1.2 times that of a first class ticket.

29 Dec 2017 6:13 AM

Not just in Mumbai, AC local trains to run in others cities too

The railways is planning to roll out the 12-coach air-conditioned local on western line of the Mumbai suburban train network in few days.

23 Dec 2017 12:39 PM

Rail infra revamp to take a year

The issue of removing the old structures like pyaus and unused toilets will be addressed in the next four to six months.

29 Oct 2017 1:26 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

Western Railways chief wants track issues to be sorted on war footing

The accident involved the derailment of four coaches of an Andheri-bound train.

28 Aug 2017 3:01 AM

Mumbai: Phase two of novel drive on unsafe commuting launched

The firm IdeaHive Media Pvt Ltd will capture inspiring tales of people living in Mumbai, to convey the 'Spirit of Mumbai' against all odds.

24 Jul 2017 6:29 PM

CCTVs to record glitches in trains

The technical glitches in long distance trains in motion will be recorded by high-quality CCTV cameras.

23 Jul 2017 1:50 AM

Railways invites tender for buffer breaks at stations

Buffers have been set up at terminal stations like CST, Churchgate, Panvel where two flat tops are attached both, to the train and the platform.

13 Jul 2017 1:07 AM


AC trains should fit in: Rlys

CR, WR give suggestions to Railway Board on how to avoid glitches.

09 Jul 2017 1:31 AM

Rains lead to cancellation of 80 CR services, delay of 200 trains

Services on the Panvel-CST line were shut for about half-an-hour due to soil erosion under the tracks at Mankhurd around 8.20 am.

29 Jun 2017 1:33 AM

WR scouts for bouncers to manage AC train commuters

Idea is to keep a check on unruly commuters and crowd management.

21 Jun 2017 12:55 AM

Railway board to review CR, WR ‘s last 6 mths performance

The CR and WR punctuality had gone down to almost 82 per cent and 90 per cent respectively, raising red flags among Mumbai officials.

06 May 2017 2:58 AM