Tue, Aug 30, 2022
Meghdoot, an atmospheric water generator (AWG), is a device that extracts water from ambient air using the science of condensation. This water will now be provided in kiosks at railway stations.
Wed, Aug 17, 2022
"Prima facie, the loco pilot of the express - Bhagat Ki Kothi SF Express (20843) - could not control the train, due to which it hit the brake van of a goods train that was standing ahead of it," a senior SECR official said.
Wed, Feb 05, 2020
Indian Railways delayed and cancelled trains list: At least 10 Delhi-bound trains were delayed due to fog in several parts of northern India. According to northern railway officials, Gaya-New Delhi Mahabodhi Express was delayed by 3 hours and 15 minutes, followed by Puri-New Delhi Purushottam Express running behind schedule by 3 hours
Thu, Jan 23, 2020
An Indian Railways ticket checker (TC) caught 22,680 ticketless passengers in 2019 and collected a whopping Rs 1.51 crore fine from them, an official said on Thursday. Travelling Ticket Inspector S B Galande, part of the Central Railway (CR) Flying Squad, has become the highest individual revenue earner for CR last year
Thu, Oct 24, 2019
To improve convenience of the Mumbaikars, Central Railway has announced that it is setting up new Automatic Ticket Vending Machines (ATVM) at 42 suburban stations. Mumbai local train passengers would now be able to buy tickets easily and quickly with a two-step process with the installation of new Automatic Ticket Vending Machines (ATVM).
Sun, Aug 11, 2019
Right now, passengers travelling from Mumbai to Pune or vice-versa will have to opt for road transport services.
Sun, Aug 04, 2019
Mumbai Rains train status today: The problem does not seem to end anytime soon as the IMD has estimated severe rains to continue even in the next 48 hours.
Sun, Jul 28, 2019
As many as 1,050 passengers stranded on board Mahalaxmi Express were evacuated off the train on Saturday after an eight-hour-long rescue operation. The Mahalaxmi Express was stranded between Vangani in Thane district and Badlapur due to flooding on tracks following heavy rains.
The Central Railways, in a tweet, said that all the stranded passengers were rescued by 3 pm on Saturday. The Mahalaxmi Express had left Mumbai for Kolhapur on Friday night, but could not travel beyond Vangani, where it reached at around 3 am on Saturday.
As the train stuck near Vangani, panicky, starving and thirsty passengers on the Kolhapur-bound train were seen making appeals for help on mobile videos and social media. In the videos, the passengers said that they had no drinking water or food for nearly 15 hours.
Soon after, two Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopters and six boats of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) were sent to rescue the stranded passengers of the Mahalaxmi Express.
Sat, Jul 27, 2019
Mumbai Rain Latest News Today: Not end of woes for Mumbai as more rains are expected.
Wed, Jul 17, 2019
Central Railways started shuttle and special services between Ambernath, Karjat and Khopoli and Kalyan, Dombivli and Thane to clear extra rush from these stations.
Wed, Jul 10, 2019
Mumbai is witnessing severe weather since the last week of June 2019 with rainfall virtually bringing Maximum city to its knees. Although, the monsoon kicked off late, it would not be wrong to say heavy rains have covered every part of Maharashtra in just 2 weeks.
Tue, Jul 09, 2019
Mumbai rains, which hit Railways services for a couple of days, inconveniencing the travelling public in the region, but there is good news today. Services resumed in the city today as all three lines including Up, Down, and Middle are now operational, said the Central Railway Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO).
Tue, Jul 02, 2019
Railways has also decided to cancel or terminate a few express trains from Mumbai.
Thu, Oct 18, 2018
On Thursday, The North Central Railways (NCR) launched two mobile apps, 'NCR RASTA' and 'Yatri RASTA', for its employees and passengers, respectively, for locating assets and stations.
Tue, Oct 02, 2018
Central Railway users will be put to some more trouble this month due to the ongoing work. The existing rail lines between Thane and Diva were shifted to make room for two new lines and the work was partially completed on Sunday.
Wed, Jul 18, 2018
The Railway Board is toying with the idea of replacing the ‘guard’ with ‘motormen’ on suburban EMUs or local trains
Mon, Jul 09, 2018
Those living in Mumbai taking Indian Railways trains find themselves stuck due to waterlogging in certain stretches during monsoon
Central Railway has taken precautionary steps in providing service to passengers.
Sun, Jul 08, 2018
The Indian Railways is awaiting Maharashtra Environment Ministry's approval to penalise passengers who use plastic on its premises.
Central Railway stated that due to continuous heavy rain and grim forecast, the following trains have been cancelled or diverted.
Central Railway was going to roll out mega block in Vidyavihar-Byculla up slow line from 11.20 am to 4.20 pm & Kurla-Vashi Up and Dn Harbour Lines from 11.10 am to 4.20 pm.
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
There will be a mega block on Central Railways this Sunday for work on Parel terminus. The mega block will be from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm. Slow trains leaving CSMT will be diverted to fast tracks between Byculla and Matunga.
Thu, May 31, 2018
Rail tracks will be prioritised over roads when it comes to saving them from getting drowned, the authorities have collectively decided. So in case of flooded streets and submerged tracks, the government machinery will focus on clearing the tracks first. Each year, suburban railway is crippled for at least four days during monsoon.
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