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Autos, taxi drivers must get meters recalibrated by May 30: Maharashtra government

MUMBAI, Feb. 24 -- As minimum fares of autorickshaws and black-and-yellow taxis are set to increase from March 1, the state government has given autorickshaw and taxi owners till May 30 to get their m... Read More


E-bike services now available outside Mumbai's Kurla railway station

MUMBAI, Feb. 18 -- Central Railway (CR) along with mobile application-based electric bike-sharing platform Yulu on Thursday introduced e-bike services outside Kurla railway station. The bike service h... Read More


288 commuters in Mumbai local trains fined daily for travelling without masks: Data

MUMBAI, Feb. 17 -- Between February 1 and February 14, an average of 288 commuters have been penalised daily for travelling without face masks. Wearing face masks is mandatory while travelling on loca... Read More


Fuel price rise: Transporters body threatens to suspend services, gives 14 days ultimatum

MUMBAI, Feb. 13 -- With the constant increase in fuel prices, transporters on Saturday have given a 14 days ultimatum to the government. They have threatened to completely suspend the transport vehicl... Read More


2 WR coaches detach, cause delay in Mumbai local services

MUMBAI, Feb. 11 -- Train services on the Western Railway (WR) were severely impacted as two coaches of a moving outstation train got detached on Thursday morning. No passenger or railway staff was inj... Read More


Fuel prices in Mumbai at record high; petrol rRs.r94.12 a litre; diesel rRs.r84.63

MUMBAI, Feb. 10 -- Prices of fuel soared in the city for the second consecutive day on Wednesday. The price of one litre of petrol is now Rs.94.12, while one litre of diesel is Rs.84.63. There has be... Read More


Local trains for all in Mumbai? Not on Belapur-Kharkopar line

MUMBAI, Feb. 9 -- Even as local train services have resumed for the general public, the suburban railway corridor between Belapur and Kharkopar is still operational for essential service workers only.... Read More


Stations on Mumbai rail network to get 80 escalators, 50 lifts, 15 FoB

MUMBAI, Feb. 6 -- To improve passenger amenities on the suburban railway, Central Railway (CR) will be doubling its escalators and lifts on the local train network by 2022. Suburban railway stations ... Read More


Mumbai trains for all: 9.7 million travelled in 3 days; citizens want timings tweaked

MUMBAI, Feb. 4 -- Nearly 9.7 million passengers travelled by local trains in the three days since services resumed for the general public. Nearly 3.3 million passengers travelled by local train on Wed... Read More


Railways allocates rRs.r650 crore in Budget to improve Mumbai suburban network

MUMBAI, Feb. 4 -- In a boost to the suburban railway infrastructure in Mumbai, the Union budget has allocated Rs.650 crore for railway projects under the Mumbai Urban Transport Project (MUTP). The bu... Read More