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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

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

Jul 22, 2014

Editorial: Safety changes welcome on Farmingdale street

Progress in the effort to make Hempstead Turnpike safer sometimes seems as fitful as rush-hour traffic on the heavily traveled artery. So we welcome recently announced changes to be made to a dangerous stretch of Conklin Street in Farmingdale. But it...
Believe it or not! Autorickshaw drivers will now be taught politeness

Jul 16, 2014

Conklin Street in Farmingdale to get safety changes after fatal crash, Cuomo says

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo directed the state transportation department Wednesday to change the configuration of a state road in Farmingdale where a May car accident killed five teenagers. The state will reduce a portion of Conklin Street, also known as Ro... #Andrew Cuomo #Federal Highway Administration
Believe it or not! Autorickshaw drivers will now be taught politeness

Jul 03, 2014

Arthur approaches N.Carolina; vacationers head out

(AP) -- Hurricane Arthur gained strength in the Atlantic on Thursday and threatened to strike near the North Carolina coast on Independence Day, prompting thousands of vacationers and residents to leave parts of the state's popular but flood-prone Ou... #North Carolina #Oregon #Pennsylvania #Honda #Lancaster, PA