5 dead, 35+ injured in FOB Collapse outside CSMT

UPDATE 3:5 dead. More than 35 injured. 2 critical.Helpline Numbers: 022 22694725 / 27BMC Disaster Management: 9833806409 At least two people are reported to have been killed and more than 20 injured... Read more »

Special Train Updates: 9th March 2019

Special Trains between Pune and Nizamuddin, Bandra and Bhagat-ki-Kothi, Urs specials Bandra - Madar and Hyderabad - Madar Read more »

New Parel Terminus: Facilities & Schedules of services from Parel here

Besides, Parel station is an important interchange point between the Central and Western Railway, the other two being Dadar and Mahim on Mumbai suburban. Key facilities at Parel Terminus: Terminating line along... Read more »

Another Humsafar: Between Bandra and Jamnagar, from 4th March

Western Railway will introduce another Humsafar, this time, between Bandra and Jamnagar Read more »

10 trips for Holi special train between Mumbai and New Delhi

Western has announced a superfast special train number 09005 /06 between Mumbai central and New Delhi to clear the Holi rush. Train Number 09005 will depart from Mumbai Central at 16.00 hrs on March 1,... Read more »

160-200 kph Upgrade: IR to Spend Rs. 1,600 Crores on Mumbai, Howrah Rajdhani routes in 2019-20

Once the project is complete, both Rajdhanis are expected to take 12 hours or less to cover the distance between New Delhi – Howrah and New Delhi - Mumbai. Read more »

Of chargeable & actual distances; chainages on Indian Railways [Part I]

The term is primarily used by the engineering department in Railways when surveying land and laid tracks. Chainage value is used to identify the exact location of various features in any topography,... Read more »

Mumbai suburban, Now and Future of Mumbai’s Lifeline

Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister for Railways, Coal, Finance and Corporate Affairs, Govt of India, writes about the Mumbai Suburban railway network, its importance to the smooth functioning of the metropolis and how... Read more »

Anubhuti coach made permanent on Ahmedabad Shatabdi

Western Railway has decided to run the existing Anubhuti coach in the Mumbai Central - Ahmedabad Shatabdi on a permanent basis effective February 1, 2019. Read more »

Push Pull Mode Adoption to Speed up Trains on Indian Railways

IR looks to innovate, make better use of existing resources, tests Push Pull configuration Read more »