Local Train

  • 50-year-old woman stabbed to death in Mumbai local train 22-03-2014 11:01 AM

    Mumbai: A 50-year-old elderly woman has been stabbed to death in a Mumbai local train on Saturday morning. The incident took place inside the luggage compartment of a Virar-bound local train. Police have filed an FIR in the case against unknown persons. They claim that the victim was a vegetable...
  • Mumbai train accident: One dead, three injured 20-03-2014 04:35 PM

    Mumbai: One person died while three others were injured when the coupling between the bogies of a local train broke in Mumbai on Thursday. The incident happened between the Titwala and Ambivali stations. The passengers reportedly jumped off the train in a bid to save themselves and suffered injuries. More...
  • Mumbai: Coupling between bogies of train breaks, 3 injured 20-03-2014 03:49 PM

    Mumbai: Three passengers on board a local train were injured when the coupling between its bogies broke. The incident reportedly happened between Titwala and Ambivali stations. The passengers reportedly jumped off the train in a bid to save themselves and suffered injuries. More details are awaited. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on Kejriwal's 'day-out' in Mumbai 16-03-2014 07:54 PM

    In this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal who recently took a ride of the local trains in Mumbai. ...
  • Mumbai: Kejriwal blames media for ruckus at Churchgate railway station 13-03-2014 05:30 PM

    Former Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal has blamed the media for the chaos at Mumbai's Churchgate railway station on Wednesday. ...
  • Watch: Kejriwal travels in 'special' local train in Mumbai 12-03-2014 01:41 PM

    AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal took an autorickshaw ride from the Mumbai airport to the Andheri station to board a local train for Churchgate. He then boarded a special local train, which was arranged only for him and was empty. ...
  • Kejriwal in Mumbai: AAP workers break metal detectors at Churchgate 12-03-2014 01:11 PM

    Mumbai: There was chaos at the Churchgate station in Mumbai on Wednesday after Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal decided to take the local train. AAP supporters have reportedly damaged metal detectors at the Churchgate station. While many commuters complained of inconvenience, the AAP workers said that the metal workers...
  • Kejriwal to start LS poll campaign from Mumbai, to travel in local trains, auto-rickshaws 11-03-2014 03:44 PM

    Living up to his common man image, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal will kickstart his Lok Sabha campaign in Mumbai on Wednesday by using public transport to reach out to voters, the party said on Tuesday. After landing at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Kejriwal will catch an auto-rickshaw to go...
  • Mumbai: Not enough policemen to guard women compartments, admits RR Patil 19-09-2013 10:44 AM

    Admitting shortage of railway police personnel to guard women compartments in suburban trains, Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil has said he has apprised Union Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge about it. "About 574 compartments out of the total 936 reserved for women on suburban trains do not have railway police...
  • Maharashtra: Women pushed off local train by chain snatcher in Turbhe 07-09-2013 07:58 AM

    Turbhe: It was yet another attempt of crime against women as a woman was pushed off a local train in Turbhe, Maharastra by a chain snatcher. The survivor is admitted to a hospital and is said to be in a critical condition. The railway police have lodged a FIR in...
  • WB: Angry passengers block railway tracks at Sonarpur, demand more local trains 06-09-2013 11:59 AM

    Angry passengers on Friday blocked the railway tracks at Sonarpur station of Eastern Railway demanding more local trains to Sealdah station in Kolkata. The police said hundreds of passengers sat on the rails after local trains reached at a very long gap causing overcrowding and many people failed to entrain...
  • Mumbai: Man attacks woman with a sharp weapon at a suburban station 27-08-2013 10:13 AM

    Mumbai: In yet another case of crime against women in Mumbai, a 28-year-old was allegedly attacked at a suburban station by an unknown man using a sharp weapon. She was boarding a north-bound local train when she was attacked. The woman has been admitted to a hospital in Nalasopara, where...
  • US woman attacked, robbed inside Mumbai local train 19-08-2013 02:30 AM

    Mumbai: An American national was attacked and robbed of her mobile phone in the ladies' compartment of a local train here. The incident took place this evening between Marine Lines and Charni Road stations of Western Railway when an unidentified man boarded the ladies compartment and tried to snatch the...
  • Mumbai student suicide: Police likely to arrest one of the accused 15-05-2013 09:09 AM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police is likely to arrest one of the two accused named by 19-year-old engineering student Nitin Padalkar in his suicide note. Nitin had alleged that he was driven to suicide by the two boys who ragged him continuously. The inquiry report from his college is expected to be...
  • How long train journeys helped Rahane 20-04-2012 11:03 AM

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  • Woman power for Mumbai trains 02-08-2010 01:19 PM

    At the age of 34, Preeti Kumari is training to be one of India's few rail motorwomen. ...
  • Watch: Mumbai's lifeline 3 years post-7/11 attacks 11-07-2009 10:52 PM

    CNN-IBN's Shoaib Ahmed finds out how secure are Mumbai trains. ...
  • Watch: Commuters protest as local train gets cancelled 05-02-2009 01:31 AM

    The protest started after a local train from Borivali was cancelled. ...
  • CJ: Chaos reigns as local trains cancelled in Mumbai 04-02-2009 06:43 PM

    CJ Mangesh Joshi sent pictures of the confusion at the Borivali station. ...
  • Metro Wipes: Big news from big cities 15-03-2008 10:35 PM

    New Delhi: India host West Indies in the opener of their three-match series on Sunday with doubts over the Ferozeshah Kotla Stadium pitch, which will be hosting a Test for the first time since serving an international ban. Kotla was handed a one-year ban after an India vs Sri Lanka...
  • Western Railway hounors Asha Bhonsle 09-02-2008 08:45 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage rubbished claims that Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) has been stalled due to non-participation of Indian players and sponsorship issues. "The tournament will go ahead as per plan with or without the Indian players. There is no final word yet on the non...
  • No dignity for dead in Mumbai? | Killed on rail track 26-01-2008 01:40 AM

    Karachi: Tainted Pakistan pacer Mohammad Asif left for United Kingdom on Tuesday to attend the hearing of the criminal charges brought against him, Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir by the United Kingdom Crown Prosecution Service at a Southwark crown court, in London on May 20th. Asif briefly told the media...
  • Mumbai woman run over after falling under train 25-01-2008 01:25 PM

    Georgetown, Guyana: West Indies pacer Ravi Rampaul, who broke the back of Pakistan on Saturday with two wickets in his opening over, believes they will be on course to victory in the first Test here on Sunday after breaking the partnership between Misbah-ul Haq and Asad Shafiq. After three days...
  • Mumbai's local trains or local pains? 19-12-2007 04:09 PM

    Chennai: Kenya captain Jimmy Kamande was left struggling for answers after a 10-wicket World Cup mauling at the hands of New Zealand nudged them closer to exile from cricket's most exclusive club. Sunday's match, which was supposed to last 100 overs, was over in less than 32 as the Black...
  • Mumbai locals hit as 3 lakh commuters protest 10-12-2007 11:37 AM

    Melbourne: England captain Andrew Strauss on Sunday conceded gifted batsman Eoin Morgan was in considerable doubt for the World Cup after breaking a finger. Morgan missed England's final one-day international against Australia in Perth on Sunday with the injury, which he suffered in the ODI in Adelaide last month. Morgan...