The Railway Claims Tribunal, Mumbai, on Tuesday awarded compensation to 36 victims, which included 17 death and 19 injury cases, of the Elphinstone foot overbridge stampede, the railways said today
A teen from Nashik talks of how his invention can help prevent stampedes like the one at Elphinstone station
Catsbak and Mc Benn wonder, in their new bilingual Elphinstone Stampede Rap Song, where Mumbai's famed spirit was on that fateful September day when it was crushing each other in a tearing hurry for safety
Mumbai to get 50 new FOBs, authorities invite architects and designers across city on board to cull out best practices for fast and sturdy construction
Sachin Tendulkar has sanctioned Rs 2 crore from his MP Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) fund to build required foot overbridges (FOBs) at stations with high passenger density
As a first step towards decongesting all the railway stations in the city, the Western Railway (WR) authorities have planned to remove the 640 bill-pay kiosks, which currently take up a lot of space on platforms and foot-over-bridges
The Chief Public Relation Officers (CPRO) of Western Railway, Ravinder Bhakar, on Wednesday said that after the enquiry it has been established that the stampede, which took place at Mumbai's Elphinstone railway station's foot-over bridge, occurred due to false rumours of a bridge collapse.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal formed a high-powered committee on Wednesday to look into the 18-month delay in issuing tender for a foot overbridge (FOB) at the Elphinstone Road station in Mumbai, where 23 people were killed in a stampede last month
Here's why the Elphinstone stampede happened and how Mumbai dealt with it
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray led a protest march in south Mumbai on Thursday against the recent railway station stampede and bullet train project at metro cinema area. The MNS was demanding better railway infrastructure for commuters following the stampede that killed nearly 23 people on September 29. The Mumbai Police had denied permission for the MNS protest rally, but still the march was carried out. Thousands of MNS workers holding flags took to streets and raised slogans against the government.
After his photograph was inadvertently printed on the banner placed outside Elphinstone Bridge among the killed people in Mumbai bridge stampede, Imran Shaikh has been emphatically telling all his relatives and friends, who have been constantly calling and messaging him, that 'he is alive'
Shiv Sena is scrambling to take credit for pushing Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis take note of a pressing demand for bettering facilities on city's suburban train network, by repeatedly putting the blame of the Elphinstone tragedy on the government
As if losing his uncle to Friday's tragedy wasn't enough, Govandi resident Imran Jaan Mohammed Shaikh, 34, was in for a shock when a public banner displayed at Elphinstone Road railway station, proclaimed him as "dead"
London tube station-style yellow lines painted on staircases leading to Kurla foot overbridges to demarcate entry and exit points for commuters
Minister Piyush Goyal mulls early last locals and late first trains to give officials at least four hours to wrap up pending construction activity at railway stations
Sena MP Shrikant Shinde calls off gig in Dombivli the wake of Elphinstone Road stampede, but makes an appearance the same night at another event in Thane
A video that has gone viral on social media shows a person, who came to help the trapped people, allegedly molest a woman as she lay in the pile of victims
After this newspaper's report and complaint to CM Devendra Fadnavis, cops return jewellery that went missing from the Elphinstone Road station victims' bodies, blame ward boys
Rail minister announces construction and widening of over 40 FOBs, but British-era Carol Bridge remains narrow and perennially jammed
Heavy police presence on bridge, even as commuters continue to use mishap staircase; cops take statements of 40 witnesses, gather video footage