January 10, 2022 8:23 am
A private company will be given contract through open tendering to do floriculture on over 150 acres of land patches at 113 different locations on the railway tracks and the company can sell the flowers in the open market, said an official.
December 20, 2021 8:00 am
For over three hours, trains going towards Navi Mumbai’s Vashi and Panvel from CSMT were not available, leaving thousands in the lurch.
February 02, 2021 2:54 am
The local trains in Mumbai saw a footfall of 26 lakh passengers until 6 pm on Monday – up from 17 lakh on January 29.
April 17, 2018 3:02 am
Expected to intake more passengers than a regular coach, railway officials have, however, raised red flags, claiming the additional number of passengers may exceed coach’s weight-bearing capacity.
January 23, 2018 3:38 am
Both Central Railway and Western Railway operate 250 non-AC coaches. The WR also operates one AC train that sees 12 trips between Churchgate and Virar railway stations every weekday.
December 09, 2014 1:20 am
150 years later, it carries over 35 lakh commuters daily and is a key part of Mumbai’s lifeline
July 14, 2014 8:11 am
The Railway Board has allocated over Rs 7 crore to the Mumbai division to carry out work of ISS at stations.
June 25, 2014 12:51 am
The latest hike will only partially help the suburban railways, which still faces mounting losses because of massive subsidy in passenger fares, says Priyal Dave
May 20, 2014 12:40 am
The number of unauthorised travelers increased to 26,433 in 2013.
February 15, 2014 12:51 am
The addition of the 5th and 6th lines on WR will help improve line capacity.
August 16, 2021 9:44 pm
Four months after it shut down its services for the general public, fully vaccinated general commuters were allowed to board Mumbai’s suburban trains for the first time on Sunday.