Kalpana Verma The Indian Express Group
Sunday 12 May '13Vithal Bhelwala is no more but his name carries on, famous not only in Mumbai but across the world.
Wednesday 8 May '13With the recent purchase of Bingo and Bruno, the sniffer dog army of Central Railway (CR) is set to swell to 39.
Saturday20 April '13IN an alleged case of negligence, the body of man hit by a train on Thursday lay unattended for hours some 4 km from Chiplun station as officials argued about who should clear the tracks.
Thursday18 April '13Pawan Kumar Bansal became the first railway minister Wednesday to visit the Parel workshop.
Monday4 March '13Even as the rail budget for 2013-14 has promised a luxury coach 'Anubhuti'' in some of the Indian Railways'' premier train like Rajdhani and Shatabdi, Western Railway (WR) officials are confused about...
Friday22 February '13Mumbai-Pune train journey is set to become local.
Thursday21 February '13CR is in the process of changing the suburban railway system from DC to AC.
Wednesday30 January '13Next month, a rare treat awaits railway passengers. A 65-year-old steamroller, a roadroller powered by steam used for compacting railway tracks and levelling roads on the sides of tracks, will be on d...
Tuesday25 December '12The rampant misuse of return tickets by suburban commuters has rattled the railway authorities.
Thursday29 November '12The scale of operations at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus left a Chinese delegation awestruck on Wednesday.
Saturday24 November '12Western Railway (WR) has decided to modify route change rules and its signalling and telecom system after a slow Borivali local collided with a Virar fast near a crossover point at the signal at Andhe...
Friday23 November '12Saloons with cushioned sofas, LCD screens introduced on the Neral-Matheran route
Wednesday21 November '12The WR had already converted 24 nine-car services into 12-car services earlier this month.
Wednesday14 November '12Preparation of railway reservation charts at the 11th hour is inconveniencing wait-listed passengers.
Tuesday13 November '12GRP Commissioner Prabhat Kumar has issued strict instructions disallowing GRP personnel from going off duty from November 11-13. They has also ensured that its personnel pay special attention to ladie...
Wednesday7 November '12Now, you can report inflammable material, such as crackers, kerosene, spirits, paints, LPG cylinders and match-boxes, on trains.
Monday5 November '12On October 29 at 12.10 pm, an indicator on platform number two of Malad station on the Western Railway showed a train''s arrival time as 10 am.
Wednesday31 October '12As part of a unique drive, police will seek NGO help to provide shelter and education to children begging at railway stations.
Monday29 October '12Railway commuter Narendra Singh was shocked when a food vendor at CST station demanded Rs 16 for a cup of tomato soup instead of the usual Rs 10.
Thursday25 October '12In July, a month after she was kidnapped from the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus three-year-old Sangita Pawar was reunited with her parents.
Saturday13 October '12Authorities said tenders would be floated shortly and the link would be established within three months.
Sunday7 October '12Abhyan team has been organising cleaning drives to spread the message of women empowerment
Tuesday2 October '12While commuters may have to wait longer to travel in the much-awaited air-conditioned train on the suburban network as the Western Railway (WR) is yet to get the new rake, "enthusiastic" railway offi...
Tuesday2 October '12The Neral-Matheran toy train owes its existence to Sir Adamjee Peerbhoy, who funded the project, and his son Abdul Hussain, whose engineering genius made it possible.
Monday1 October '12Government, railways fail to sign state support agreement.