churchgate News

Mumbai: WR conducted only ‘visual inspection’ of Gandhi mural as monsoon planning

Six cladding panels from the mural, which depicts Gandhi standing at the door of a train carriage, collapsed on Wednesday, killing a 62-year-old man and injuring two others.

Bomb threat at Churchgate turns out to be hoax

A thorough search of Churchgate station revealed nothing though there was brief panic reaction among commuters. Thursday is sixth anniversary of the triple blasts at Zaveri Bazar, Opera House and Dadar which left 26 people dead and over a 100 injured.


Mumbai: WR dismisses two motormen in local train overshooting incident

A fast train coming from Bhayander had rammed into the dead end on platform no. 3 of Churchgate station.

Churchgate train accident: Restoration work remains incomplete despite assurances

Although more than 200 people have been engaged in the removal of the rake since Sunday night, the work is not completed, said a senior officer from the Western Railway.

CDRs show phones of 7/11 accused weren’t at crime scene

Call data records (CDRs) produced before the special MCOCA court hearing the July 11,2006 Mumbai train bombings case have indicated that phones belonging to three men accused of planting bombs on Virar-bound trains at Churchgate were actually nowhere near the station on that day.

Woman attacked with blade on suburban train

The assaulter had boarded at Churchgate and had been watching her from the adjacent general first-class compartment,said officials.


Qureshi ‘tricks for C Rly

Powered by Ajaz Qureshi’s brilliant hat-trick,Central Railway,after back-to-back defeats in the previous two matches,got back on the winning track.

CM to unveil bus simulator today

Prithviraj Chavan will inaugurate a bus simulator installed by Western India Automobile Association

BMC temporarily restores Marine Drive stretch

The 300 sq m stretch of Marine Drive,opposite Girgaum Chowpatty,that caved in Saturday after a major pipeline burst,was temporarily restored by BMC Sunday.

Protests erupt in city,scribes take to streets

The BJP,led by city-unit president Ashish Shelar and Vinod Tawde,leader of Opposition in the state council held demonstrations at Azad Maidan.