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Central Railway


Trains to Konkan for Ganpati festival; CR reiterates: Yet to receive a final go-ahead from state

August 14, 2020 2:33 am

Sources said the state has now started having doubts over allowing the large scale movement of people in trains at a time when Covid-19 cases have been rising, and lobbed the ball back into the Railways' court.

Central Railway to introduce 2 new services on Trans-Harbour line today

July 13, 2020 1:23 am

The two locals, which will run between Vashi and Thane, will provide the connectivity to essential workers living on the Trans-Harbour line.

Mumbai: Central Railway to restart parcel service to Matheran today

June 24, 2020 2:19 am

This comes after residents of Matheran, where tourism has been badly hit by Covid-19, had urged the Bombay High Court to allow motorised vehicles to ferry essential goods to the town as handcart pullers had left for their hometowns.

Overcrowded train: CR employees protest on tracks in Mumbai

June 02, 2020 4:33 am

Around 5.30 pm, as a Karjat-bound train reached near Vidyavihar station, several agitated employees deboarded and stood on the tracks in protest.

UTS app for railway tickets: Mumbai Division way ahead with 8L bookings

February 10, 2020 1:10 am

The online service had started at suburban stations in April, 2018 as an easy alternative for commuters to book tickets on the go. The UTS app service was implemented at all stations under Pune Division in November, 2018.

Central Railway’s AC local: 68 tickets sold during morning peak hours

February 04, 2020 2:47 am

On the first day of commercial service on Friday, only 158 tickets were sold. These included card tickets as well as weekly passes and season tickets. The train also threw CR’s timetable on Trans-Harbour line out of gear on Friday.

Mumbai: AC local train service to start today

February 03, 2020 3:34 am

The Central Railway will be operating 16 services regularly with three each during the morning and evening peak hours.

Mumbai: Rail roko at Kanjurmarg station briefly disrupts Central line services

January 29, 2020 11:00 am

The rail roko was organised by the Waman Meshram of Bahujan Kranti Morcha to protest the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and National Register of Citizens (NRC).

Mumbai bridge reconstruction: CR gives nod to install girders

January 07, 2020 5:39 am

BMC officials said CR’s chief engineer (Bridges) gave permission to launch iron girders — support beam used for construction — on December 30.

A statement on gender parity: CR motorwoman to steer first AC local train

December 11, 2019 7:42 am

Kazi, who has been a motorwoman for 28 years, says it will be a proud moment for her if she is selected for the job.


Matunga Central Railway workshop completes 100 years

April 21, 2016 6:06 pm

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu was present at the workshop to celebrate the 100 years of Matunga Central Railway workshop.