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Sep 04, 2017
Nitin Gadkari flags off 1,000 e-rickshaws in New Delhi, promises fleet of electric vehicles by 2017 endAsserting that the government is serious in promoting electric vehicles, Union minister Nitin Gadkari Monday said an electric fleet comprising buses, taxis and autorickshaws will be on roads by the end of 2017
Aug 24, 2017
French yachtsman plans to run a clean, fast taxi service in the waterways of major citiesAlain Thebault wants to turn a boat design he used to break a world speed sailing record in 2009 into a clean, fast taxi service for the waterways.
Aug 22, 2017
Effective Metro Rail Policy can transform public transport, help India achieve climate change goalsMetro rail comes with a high building cost but it can help India achieve its climate change commitments under the Paris Agreement.
Aug 07, 2017
BEST employees call off strike after intervention of Shiv Sena president Uddhav ThackerayAfter stranding millions of commuters on Raksha Bandhan Day, around 37,000 employees of the Bombay Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) called off their 16-hour-long bus strike here on Monday
Aug 05, 2017
Vistara starts Woman Flyer service, seeks to address sexual harassment during travelVistara's complementary service provides an escort during the ground transportation and also ensures the middle seats are not allocated to such passengers,
Aug 02, 2017
Beijing set to increase the number of electric buses from 1,000 to 10,000 by 2020The proportion of buses in Beijing powered by electricity among the total public transport vehicles will increase from the current 10 percent to 60 percent.
Jul 27, 2017
Competition between Uber and Grab to heat up as Malaysian government legalises e-hailing servicesMalaysia's parliament passed two bills that will legalise e-hailing services, as ride-hailing firms Grab and Uber race to expand in the region.
Jul 13, 2017
Govt plans double decker luxury public transport buses in five routes from Delhi, to run on alternative fuelsThe government is looking to revamp public transport through introduction of double decker luxury buses run on alternative fuels, with an aim to curb private vehicle use, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday
Jul 08, 2017
Hate your commute? Combining 'green' and 'cheap' in public transport can get you a great rideClimatically speaking, globally, transport is the second largest sectoral contributor to human-caused greenhouse gas emissions
Jun 29, 2017
Zophop is a mobile public transit assistant that aims to tackle all the pain points in urban transportationZophop is an app that aims to be “your private assistant for public transport”, and is created to address the various problems faced by commuters.