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Road kill: The national emergency in plain sight

Sep 24, 2013

Road kill: The national emergency in plain sight

Walking and cycling might be good for your health. But in India, it's taking a life risk. Road deaths keep going up but no one seems to care that 13 Indians die every hour on our roads. #OnOurMind #WHO #NCRB #Ramachandra Guha #The Beatles #Road traffic safety #road accidents #Ramchandra Guha #Jibananda Das
From Abbey Road to Kolkata traffic cops: How far have the Beatles fallen?

Feb 19, 2013

From Abbey Road to Kolkata traffic cops: How far have the Beatles fallen?

Does David Cameron know that his country's greatest export has just been co-opted by Kolkata? Kolkata cops are using the Beatles to teach its pedestrians how to cross roads safely. See, the Brits are still telling us what to do. #Mamata Banerjee #Kolkata police #UrbanPostcard #The Beatles #Road traffic safety #Abbey Road
Will the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway ever solve its congestion?

Sep 25, 2012

Will the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway ever solve its congestion?

To reduce congestion at toll plazas, 11 additional lanes are to be provided, modifications will be made at entry and exit locations and CCTV cameras will be installed. But will these measures be sufficient to tackle the problem of congestion? #WhatNext #Road traffic safety #Expressway #Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway #Delhi traffic
Death on e-way: Cops must brook no talk down from drivers

May 30, 2012

Death on e-way: Cops must brook no talk down from drivers

Fines are not deterrent enough, errant drivers must be made to face the courts. #OnOurMind #Disaster/Accident #Road traffic safety #Mumbai-Pune Expressway
Believe it or not! Autorickshaw drivers will now be taught politeness

Nov 02, 2011

Believe it or not! Autorickshaw drivers will now be taught politeness

Although it sounds unbelievable, Autorickshaw drivers will now follow 'politeness week' every January. #Delhi #Autorickshaw #MumbaiOnTheGo #Road traffic safety
Believe it or not! Autorickshaw drivers will now be taught politeness

Sep 30, 2014

Springfield city councilors raise concerns about planned new site for Registry of Motor Vehicles

The attorney for the property owner argued that the use of the site for a Registry of Motor Vehicles is a rightful use of the land without need of a special permit. SPRINGFIELD – Some city councilors raised questions and concerns on Monday night abou...
Believe it or not! Autorickshaw drivers will now be taught politeness

Oct 01, 2014

Gardai to target motorists with poor tyres

MORE than a quarter of tyres on our roads are dangerously under the legal tread limit, according to a new study. The startling figures are revealed as gardai prepare a roadside blitz on this key area of safety. Twenty per cent of the tyres checked we... #Road Safety Authority #Garda Siochana
Believe it or not! Autorickshaw drivers will now be taught politeness

Sep 29, 2014

Hong Kong police defend response

Police in Hong Kong have defended their use of tear gas and other tactics to control protests that have paralysed the city's financial district, appealing to the thousands gathered to demand more democracy to stop the unprecedented mass act of civil ... #Road Safety Authority #Garda Siochana