Shiv Sena asks Fadnavis to ensure Western Railway HQ is not shifted

Shiv Sena on Saturday asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to ensure that the Western Railway (WR) headquarters is not shifted from Mumbai to Gujarat.

Western Railway awaits safety clearance to run trains at 130 kmph

 The Western Railway is awaiting clearance from the Commissioner of Railway Safety, for running trains on this high-speed corridor at 130 kmph which will help cut down travel time by at least 30 minutes.

W. Railway, S-E Railway champions in Railway TT Championship

Western Railway and South Eastern Railway have emerged men`s and women`s champions respectively in the 62nd All India Railways table tennis Championship in Guwahati recently.

Railway officials arrested for leaking exam question papers

A chief vigilance inspector of south western railway and 14 other people were arrested in Bangalore for leaking the question papers for a recruitment exam for the railways.

WR tells HC it can`t give separate bogie for elders in trains

The Western Railway today told the Bombay High Court that it was not possible for them to provide a separate compartment for senior citizens in suburban local trains.

Railways gearing up to keep traffic on tracks in monsoon

Railway authorities are gearing up to keep the traffic on tracks and up running during the monsoon, which is likely to hit the Maharashtra coast early June.

Western Railways beat defending champion AI 4-2

Defending champions Air India were drubbed 2-4 by Western Railway in their Group A match of the 10th All India Guru Tegh Bahadur Gold Cup Hockey Tournament, played at the MHA-Mahindra stadium here on Wednesday.

Western Railway asked to pay Rs 4 lakh to parents of post-Godhra riot victim

The Railway Claims Tribunal has ordered Western Railway to pay Rs 4 lakhs to the parents of a youth, who was allegedly killed in an attack at Vadodara railway station on February 27, 2002, in the wake of post-Godhra riots.

Western Railway enters 150th year

Exactly 150 years ago, the first train on the western coastal lines of Bombay (now, Mumbai) chugged in Nov 28, 1864, heralding a new era of seamless and direct connectivity between Bombay and Gujarat and further north.

Black magic ads banned in Mumbai suburban trains

Western Railway has banned illegal advertisements carrying messages of tantriks, black magicians and occultists inside the coaches of suburban trains.

Local train services in Mumbai, Thane delayed

A derailed coach and a dumper stuck at a level crossing threw local trains` schedules out of gear in Mumbai and suburban Thane, adding to the Monday morning blues of lakhs of commuters in the sprawling western megapolis.

Mumbai: Motormen call off day long strike; locals affected

The striking motormen had demanded appointment of assistant motormen so that they do not have to work overtime.

Gujjar stir: WR sets up helpline for info on trains

Due to the ongoing Gujjar
agitation which has badly affected rail traffic, the Western
Railway (WR) has introduced a helpline number to assist
passengers regarding information on long distance trains.

Western Railway diverts 22 trains due to Gujjars` stir

Western Railway (WR) on Thursday
diverted 22 trains due to the ongoing agitation by Gujjars in
Rajasthan.

Western Railway, Mumbai XI in quarters of Beighton Hockey meet

Western Railway and Mumbai XI registered contrasting wins to enter the last eight stage of the Coal India 115th Beighton Cup Hockey Tournament here on Tuesday.

Western Railway, Mumbai XI in quarters of Beighton Hockey meet

Western Railway and Mumbai XI registered contrasting wins to enter the last eight stage of the Coal India 115th Beighton Cup Hockey Tournament here on Tuesday.

Western Railway`s first motorwoman

Like lakhs of Mumbaikars, 34-year
old Priti Kumari rode a local train on Tuesday. The only difference
was that she piloted it, becoming the first motorwoman of
Western Railway (WR) to do so.

Madhya Pradesh train collision: Helpline numbers

The helpline numbers opened by the Western Railway following the Madhya Pradesh train collision early Monday:

AI strike: Western Railway to run special Rajdhani train

Western Railway said that it will
run a special Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani train from Wednesday for
airport passengers left stranded due to the ongoing Air India
employees` strike.

Western Railway wins All India Railway Aquatic Championship

Western Railway emerged champions
in the 50th All India Railway Aquatic Championship which
concluded here today.