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Rake shortage hits frequency of monorail in Mumbai

Monorail operations between Chembur and Wadala have been affected for the past week because of a shortage of rakes. As a result, the frequency of services stands at 30 minutes against the standard 15 minutes.

More murders, robberies on Mumbai locals this year

Serious crime on suburban trains, like murders and robberies, have spiked in the first four months of this year compared to the corresponding period of 2013, making daily commute on Mumbai's lifeline a far more dangerous affair.

All you need to know about the Mumbai Metr

We take you through a tour of the Mumbai Metro and describe everything you need to know about Mumbai's new state-of-the-art public transport.

Mumbai metro to start operations tomorrow

The Mumbai metro will finally start commercial operations from Sunday after a delay of three years, providing much-needed relief to the commuters in the bustling metropolis where the overburdened suburban railways ferries seventy lakh people every day.

Mumbai Metro gets rail board go ahead

The Railway Board has finally given approval to the rolling stock of Maharashtra's first metro rail – Mumbai Metro (Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar corridor). Now, a decision on the fare hike is awaited.

Mumbai Metro ready to take off

Making way for the Mumbai Metro, the Railway Ministry on Thursday gave its final security clearance for the first phase. The permission to run the coaches was the last one required to start the functioning of the Metro.

2-foot gap between Ghatkopar skywalk and metro station

If you are planning to use the Ghatkopar skywalk to access the soon-to-be-opened metro station, make sure you keep a steady eye on the ground while walking. Because if the railways, MMRDA and metro authorities don't get their act together in time, you will have to hop across a 2-feet-long gap to reach the metro station.

Mumbai Metro to start operation next month

The Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro is ready to roll out next month—the city's next mega project after the Sahar Elevated corridor, monorail and Santa Cruz-Chembur Link Road was thrown open this year.