Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Mumbai trains


Mumbai: Pickpockets on trains steal ATM cards, withdraw Rs 26,000

March 24, 2022 10:37 am

Last month, as reported by The Indian Express, pickpockets on local trains stole the wallets of three commuters in three separate incidents and used their ATM cards to withdraw a total of Rs 1.38 lakh.

Mumbai: Infrastructure block to affect train services between Thane and Kalva

January 07, 2022 3:54 pm

As many as 14 long distance train services will also be cancelled due to the infrastructure block.

Coronavirus impact: These Mumbai local trains have been cancelled, suspended on Central, Western & Harbour lines

March 19, 2020 4:34 pm

Mumbai local trains are known to be the lifeline of the commute system in the country's financial capital, spread over three lines— Central, Western and Transharbour ferrying passengers from Thane, Raigad and Palghar districts.

Mumbai transharbour Corridor— Day 1: Stampede-like scene at stations as AC locals delayed

February 01, 2020 7:17 am

The AC service, which will ply between Thane and Panvel, was flagged off by Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi Thursday. On its inaugural run as well the train reportedly took 17 minutes more than the regular travel time of 52 minutes to cover the 35 km.

Weather Forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: IMD issues red alert as heavy rains pound Mumbai

September 05, 2019 8:19 am

Mumbai rains, Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: The rains played a spoilsport in the Ganeshotsav in Mumbai on Tuesday as it increased traffic woes for the residents who had ventured outside their homes for Ganesh Visarjan.

Viral video: Man clings to train at Mumbai station but gets swept away by crowd

August 06, 2019 6:00 pm

In the undated video shot at an undisclosed location in the western city, the man is seen hanging from the train even as a stream of people alighted from the train at a station,

Woman booked for ‘boarding coach for differently-abled, assaulting passenger’

March 12, 2018 3:38 am

“She has been booked under relevant sections of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act. We have lodged a case and booked her,” said an officer from Mumbai central station.

To beat overcrowded trains, commuters trek along tracks, board near car shed

October 11, 2017 4:17 am

Risking their life and limb, these commuters walk along the tracks to board the trains near the car shed, where the trains halt at a signal. They say it is a far safer way to get into the trains than boarding overcrowded trains at railway stations.

Mumbai transport: better on some parameters, not so good on others

April 09, 2016 2:02 am

BEST buses carried 1.2 billion passengers in 2014-15, second only to the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corp, when it comes to metro city buses in India.

We weren’t on the trains...

May 05, 2013 12:31 am

...say the men accused in the 7/11 blasts case. Now,call detail records of three of the 13 accused debunk the police’s theory that they planted the bombs on seven of Mumbai’s local trains that day of July 2006. SUKANYA SHANTHA tells their stories