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‘Mother calls up to ask if I have eaten food’

Manjinder belongs to Marrar village in Gurdaspur district and, as he puts it, “In Marrar, (hockey) is an everyday thing. It’s like a daily activity, just like brushing your teeth.”

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Overcrowded Mumbai locals: Look into changing office timings, weekly offs, High Court tells Maharashtra

The High Court asked the state government and municipal corporation to look at running the Central and Western Railways.

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Mumbai: Western Railway speeds up 42 trains, announces new timetable

A total of 42 WR trains had been sped up, with the timeframe changing from 10 minutes to 2.35 hours.

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Western Railway terminates contract of firm providing sniffer dogs

WR had hired the dogs at Rs 15,000 per dog per month for suburban and Rs 20,000 per dog per month for non-suburban areas.

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Western Railway launches paperless mobile ticket system

This system can be availed within a 30-metre or 2-km radius of railway stations. Commuters with this new application will not have to use ATVMs.

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Western Railway seeks state’s help to resolve protests against new railway line

The protest, which took place a month ago, was against the construction of the line cutting the path leading to a crematorium.

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CBI lays trap, arrests senior Western Railway official for corruption

A case has been registered under various sections of the IPC and certain sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act.


Finally, ‘user-friendly’ Bombardier rake makes debut run at 80 kmph

The debut train left the Churchgate Railway Station at 11.32 am from platform number 2 for Borivali.


WR to test automatic doors on running locals

For six months, WR had conducted static trials of automatic doors on a disused rake at the Mahalaxmi Workshop.

Soon, female local commuters will have ‘hotspots’ to send SOS calls when in distress

The helpline assisted ‘hotspots’ will be on all platforms, typically in front of coaches for women.

Facing hurdles in linking rail tracks at Santacruz and Mahim, WR seeks CM help

The WR has approached Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to resolve the issue.


Once upon a time, WR was mocked as a ‘waste of money’

150 years later, it carries over 35 lakh commuters daily and is a key part of Mumbai’s lifeline


WR celebrates its 150 years

The 3-day exhibition is showcasing Western Railway’s rich heritage in the form of posters, photographs, models, scrollers.

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Western Rly to act tough on hawkers

Hawkers on railway FOBs make make-shift tents to protect their wares.


Run, here come the cops: WR’s ‘Cement Chawls’ wrested back from goons

With repeated raids, city police and RPF succeeded in clearing the area overrun by encroachers for 35 years