Tracing the journey of Central Railway as it completes 68 years of service; Rajendra B Aklekar; Mid-Day

Central Railway’s suburban railway network has played a pioneering role in the socio-economic growth of the city of Mumbai and also heralded the advent of mass rapid transit systems in India…

Source: Tracing the journey of Central Railway as it completes 68 years of service

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Mumbai railway station ranks in Best Swachh Iconic Places and World’s Most Amazing Railway Stations; India Times

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT), one of the busiest train stations in the country, has ranked second on the list of World’s Most Amazing Railway Stations in a report released by Wonderlist. The said list also has names of railway stations from across the world that are not just mere railway stations but are also ‘architectural triumphs as well as historical relics’.

Source: Mumbai railway station ranks in Best Swachh Iconic Places and World’s Most Amazing Railway Stations

Number of passengers using CSMT nearly halves in a decade; Manthank Mehta; Times of India

The number of people using the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT), including suburban and long-distance train passengers and platform.

Source: Number of passengers using CSMT nearly halves in a decade | Mumbai News – Times of India

World Heritage Day: These Iconic Monuments Exhibit the Glorious History of India; The Weather Channel

In 1982, ICOMOS began commemorating April 18th as the ‘International Day for Monuments and Sites’.

Source: World Heritage Day: These Iconic Monuments Exhibit the Glorious History of India | The Weather Channel

Mumbai: CSMT to turn into no hawking, no crime and no begging zone; FPJ

CSMT will be the first central railway station to turn into a no hawking, no crime and no begging zone. Teams are getting ready to guard gates 24*7, this new phase will begin from 1st May.

Source: Mumbai: CSMT to turn into no hawking, no crime and no begging zone

A Complete Survival Guide to Mumbai’s Train System; Cyrus Daruwala; Roads & Kingdoms

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Welcome to Mumbai. Please hit the ground running.

Source: A Complete Survival Guide to Mumbai’s Train System – Roads & Kingdoms

Framing history; Ashwin Khan; Pune Mirror

 

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Witness the architectural grandeur of Mumbai’s most famous landmark at a photography exhibition titled Destination CST.

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Mumbai: CST heritage tiles, buried for 50 years, unearthed intact; Rajendra B Aklekar; Mid-Day

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

The Minton tiles, which were part and parcel of iconic 19th-century buildings across the world, will now be restored in all their former glory.

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CST’s hidden heritage; Rajendra B. Aklekar; The Hindu

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

The iconic railway station building had its first Heritage Week — a peek into its history and the trappings, fittings and architecture that make it special, and timeless.

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Did you know these 4 fascinating facts about Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji terminus?; Abhishek Mande Bhot; India.com

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Why was Mumbai CST called Bori Bunder? Bet you didn’t know that! Read on!

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Mumbai Travel Guide; Pri Shewakramani & Purva Mehra; CNN

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India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Mumbai is an energizing symphony of extremes. Insiders share tips how to do India’s biggest city right — from dining to tourist attractions.

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Mumbai Multiplex | The line starts here; Supriya Nair; Live Mint

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

The ‘heritage wing’ of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is a railway enthusiast’s dream.

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