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Dec 15, 2017
Winter Session of Parliament to see 40 bills: Surrogacy, rights for divorced Muslim women and consumers on agendaThe Winter Session of the Parliament is set for a stormy session ahead with the government hoping to pass 40 key bills on corruption, surrogacy and citizenship based on religion among others
Dec 01, 2017
Supreme Court issues directions for road safety, asks states to implement policy with 'seriousness'Noting one death every three minutes due to road accidents in India, the Supreme Court on Thursday issued 25 directions for road safety
Oct 23, 2017
Karanataka govt moves to ban pillion riders on new two-wheelers with engines smaller than 100 ccThe Karnataka government will soon ban pillion riders on two-wheelers which have engines smaller than 100 cc.
Aug 08, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir: Since 2004, road accidents have claimed 46% more lives than militancySince 2004, vehicles have killed 46 percent more people–including civilians, security forces and militants – in Jammu & Kashmir than armed violence.
Jun 14, 2017
20,000 vehicles secured with Trak N Tell telematics system on Indian roadsTelematics system is a method of monitoring a vehicle, it combines a GPS system with onboard diagnostics to record and map exactly where a vehicle is and how fast it's travelling.
May 24, 2017
Maharashtra: 7 killed in Ahmednagar road accident; police search absconding driverSeven persons were killed when a speeding Bolero crashed into a divider and rammed into an oncoming truck near Dhangarwadi in Ahmednagar early on Wednesday morning, police said.
Apr 28, 2017
Anti-collision system called 'Roads That Honk' could help in reducing road accidentsRoads That Honk its a one of a kind system where smart poles warn vehicles on both sides with the help of horns.
Apr 15, 2017
Lok Sabha passes Motor Vehicle Act: Will Delhi's killer roads now spare innocent lives?Seat belt use rates for front seat car passengers increased from a nominal 12 percent in 2001 to over 70 percent as soon as the mandatory belt use law was enforced.
Apr 11, 2017
Lok Sabha passes Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill: Hefty penalties, protection to good Samaritans among new provisionsA draft legislation to amend the Motor Vehicles Act to impose stiffer penalties for traffic rules violations and to protect the good Samaritans from legal harassment was passed by the Lok Sabha by voice vote on Monday
Apr 09, 2017
Watch: Sachin Tendulkar makes fans promise to wear helmets while riding bikesIn a video posted on Twitter by Sachin Tendulkar, he can be seen asking two young boys, who came next to his car to ask for a selfie, to promise they will put on helmets as they ride a scooter.