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Tata Trusts inducts Mehli Mistry as trustee; details here
Business

Tata Trusts inducts Mehli Mistry as trustee; details here

Mistry’s induction comes just months after Noel Tata, Ratan Tata’s half-brother, joined the board of Sir Dorabji Tata Trusts in February this year. The move is seen as a part of the succession plans by Ratan Tata

Seat belt best safety measure: Sachin Tendulkar
First Cricket News

Seat belt best safety measure: Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar recalled his interview, a few weeks before Cyrus Mistry and his friend Jehangir Pandole were killed after their luxury car crashed on a bridge in Maharashtra.

Cyrus Mistry death: Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway’s 100-km stretch claimed more than 60 lives this year
India

Cyrus Mistry death: Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway’s 100-km stretch claimed more than 60 lives this year

According to officials, poor maintenance of the road, lack of proper signage and absence of speed curbing measures are among the factors responsible for the high number of accidents

Cyrus Mistry’s death highlights a much larger problem: Flaws in how we design our roads
India

Cyrus Mistry’s death highlights a much larger problem: Flaws in how we design our roads

Major improvements in identification of blackspots, accompanied with time and investment dedicated to proper engineering, is the fundamental solution to our traffic fatality crisis

Cyrus Mistry’s death: How the rules on seat belts, airbags will be amended?
India

Cyrus Mistry’s death: How the rules on seat belts, airbags will be amended?

While wearing seat belts in the rear seat was always compulsory not following the rule will attract a fine of Rs 1000. A new law will be brought in to make seat-belt alarms for the backseat mandatory. The government is also in talks with carmakers to introduce six airbags

Cyrus Mistry death: What are seat-belt alarm stoppers that government plans to ban?
India

Cyrus Mistry death: What are seat-belt alarm stoppers that government plans to ban?

Union minister Nitin Gadkari has reportedly said the government will ban seat-belt beep-alarm stoppers. The decision comes in the wake of the death of former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry and his friend Jehangir Pandole in a car mishap in Maharashtra's Palghar

'Adore you...': Maharashtra MP Supriya Sule's endearing post for Cyrus Mistry
India

'Adore you...': Maharashtra MP Supriya Sule's endearing post for Cyrus Mistry

NCP MP Supriya Sule said Cyrus Mistry was like a twin to her and as they both had a lot of common habits. She said they always talked on the phone while eating

Cyrus Mistry's accident: Data recorder chip of vehicle to be sent to Germany
India

Cyrus Mistry's accident: Data recorder chip of vehicle to be sent to Germany

According to sources, the car manufacturer company has informed the Palghar Police that the data recorder chip of the vehicle will be sent to Germany for decoding and after decoding from Germany, detailed information about the SUV will be made available to the police

Amul pays tribute to 'dynamic businessman' Cyrus Mistry
India

Amul pays tribute to 'dynamic businessman' Cyrus Mistry

The business world is shocked by the demise of Industrialist and chairman of Tata Sons, Cyrus Mistry. He passed away on 4 September in a car accident in which, the Mercedes car he was in, hit a road divider in Palghar district of Maharashtra.

'Law in the works to make six airbags in cars mandatory': Nitin Gadkari
India

'Law in the works to make six airbags in cars mandatory': Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari reminded the audience that the mindset regarding seatbelts needs to change and even people sitting at the back of a vehicle need to wear their seatbelts

Cyrus Mistry cremated in Mumbai
India

Cyrus Mistry cremated in Mumbai

The last rites were performed as per Hindu customs in an electric crematorium at Worli in central Mumbai

Cyrus Mistry suffered multiple injuries, blunt thorax trauma in car crash
India

Cyrus Mistry suffered multiple injuries, blunt thorax trauma in car crash

Cyrus Mistry and Pandole were on way to Mumbai from Gujarat along with two other persons when their car hit a divider on a bridge over the Surya river in neighbouring Palghar district of Maharashtra, around 100 km from here, on Sunday afternoon

Cyrus Mistry accident: How do airbags work? Did they deploy in the Mercedes?
Explainers

Cyrus Mistry accident: How do airbags work? Did they deploy in the Mercedes?

While every car in India comes with front and rear seatbelts, not every vehicle is equipped with rear airbags. During a crash, seatbelts and airbags are meant to work in concert by restraining the passengers in place and cushioning the head and chest from impact

Cyrus Mistry’s death: Why wearing seat belts is important and what the law says on it
India

Cyrus Mistry’s death: Why wearing seat belts is important and what the law says on it

The preliminary probe has revealed that Cyrus Mistry and a co-passenger seated in the rear of the car had not worn their seat belts at the time of the accident. A 2022 WHO report has said that safety belts can reduce death and serious injuries to passengers in the back seat by 25 per cent

Watch: This is what happened to Cyrus Mistry when his car crashed!
India

Watch: This is what happened to Cyrus Mistry when his car crashed!

Former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry and a co-passenger, who were killed in a car crash on Sunday, were not wearing seat belts, a police officer said after a preliminary investigation

Explained: Who will lead the $30-billion Shapoorji Pallonji group after Cyrus Mistry's death?
Business

Explained: Who will lead the $30-billion Shapoorji Pallonji group after Cyrus Mistry's death?

Since Cyrus Mistry's appointment as the chairman of the Tata Group in December 2012, the family business was handed over to his elder brother Shapoor Mistry

From Cyrus Mistry to Princess Diana: Road accident deaths that shook the world
World

From Cyrus Mistry to Princess Diana: Road accident deaths that shook the world

Former Tata sons chairman and the scion of Shapoorji Pallonji Group Cyrus Mistry's demise in a car crash came as a shocker. It brought memories of the untimely deaths of Princess Diana, Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde, and other famous people who met a similar fate

Anand Mahindra pledges to always wear seatbelt, even in the rear seat of the car
India

Anand Mahindra pledges to always wear seatbelt, even in the rear seat of the car

Former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry and a co-passenger, who were killed in a car crash on 4 September, 2022, were not wearing seat belts, a police officer said after a preliminary investigation

Cyrus Mistry: A reclusive scion who fought for honour after being fired by Tatas
India

Cyrus Mistry: A reclusive scion who fought for honour after being fired by Tatas

Even in the death of the former chairman of Tata Sons, clarity on what exactly led the conscientious Tata Group to expel him so shortly into his tenure remains elusive

Cyrus Mistry’s death brings back focus on fatal road accidents in India
India

Cyrus Mistry’s death brings back focus on fatal road accidents in India

According to NCRB data released recently, over 1.55 lakh people were killed in road crashes across India in 2021 – the highest death figures recorded in such accidents in any calendar year so far