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May 07, 2017
Urban mobility: Carpooling can extend mass transit with help of ride sharing appsAn IIT Madras study suggests that traffic jams in Delhi alone have a congestion cost of $10 billion annually.
Apr 25, 2017
Maharashtra govt's VAT hike on petrol: No efficiency in reducing expenses but spending binge continuesDespite successful attempts to shore up revenues, there has not been a single revenue-surplus budget in half a decade
Mar 26, 2017
Watch: Driverless pod taxis coming soon to India, with fares no costlier than a metro ticketSix states in India are in talks to build personal rapid transport systems to operate futuristic driverless pod taxis. These autonomous vehicles could change the face of public transport.
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