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Sep 17, 2016
India's new motorcycle owners drive gasoline boom, number of registered vehicles double every 7 yearsVehicle ownership rates in India remain far below the level in advanced economies as well as other middle-income developing countries, according to the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.
Sep 14, 2016
Bengaluru protests have cost Karnataka over Rs 25,000 crore; public transport worst-hitAs Bengaluru reluctantly hobbled back to normalcy, an uneasy calm was still prevalent in Bengaluru’s IT city. According to reports, curfew was still on in a few parts of the city while the rest of Bengaluru was more or less normal.
Sep 02, 2016
Bharat bandh: Mumbai transport services unaffected, rural Maharashtra partially hitIt was business as usual for public transport in Mumbai despite one-day nationwide strike call given by central trade unions, while it evoked a mixed response in rural Maharashtra.
Sep 01, 2016
Bharat Bandh announced by trade unions against 'anti-work' changes in labour laws, Centre's apathyEssential services like banking and public transport, as also work at public sector entities, may be hit on Friday with ten central trade unions giving a one-day nationwide strike call to protest against the government's "indifference" to their demands for better wages and facilities and the "anti-worker" changes in labour laws.
Aug 17, 2016
SC's decision to lift ban on sale of diesel cars is legally fit but based on weak rationaleWith Supreme Court's decision to lift ban on diesel cars, proceeds of the taxation should be ploughed back into creating multi-modal public transport, with huge subsidisation.
Aug 04, 2016
Transit Elevated Bus: China completes first test of bus that travels above trafficThe first road test for the Transit Elevated Bus (TEB) was conducted 3 Aug, Qinhuangdao, north China.
Jul 29, 2016
Olympics 2016: From safety to samba, here's a handy guide to visiting Rio de JaneiroArray
Jun 29, 2016
Islamophobic abuse has increased by 326 percent in Britain: studyIslamophobic abuse in Britain's public areas registered a whopping 326 percent rise with women in Muslim outfits emerging as the most vulnerable group
May 25, 2016
Panic buttons, CCTV cameras and tracking devices to soon be mandatory for buses: Nitin GadkariIt will be mandatory for public transport buses to install emergency buttons, CCTV cameras and vehicle tracking devices to ensure safety of women commuters and the government will issue notification on these norms on 2 June, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Wednesday.
Apr 16, 2016
Boosting Delhi’s public transport key to sustaining odd-even schemeAs Delhi’s odd-even road-rationing for vehicles will be difficult to sustain through forced compliance and the absence of incentives to use public transport