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Locals in Bihar's Muzzafarpur confront policeman for not wearing seat belt, demand imposition of fine as per amended Motor Vehicles Act
India

Locals in Bihar's Muzzafarpur confront policeman for not wearing seat belt, demand imposition of fine as per amended Motor Vehicles Act

On Friday, scores of people confronted policemen for not fastening their seat belts while sitting on the front seats of the vehicle.

Hefty fines are right way to rid India's killer roads of daredevil drivers who hope to defy death mildly buzzed or completely sloshed
India

Hefty fines are right way to rid India's killer roads of daredevil drivers who hope to defy death mildly buzzed or completely sloshed

The ACHTU faith is based on self-destruction as a sacrifice to the god Daru who is a cousin of the Greek god Bacchus, the guy with a fetish for leopard and other cats.

Govt to implement 63 clauses of Motor Vehicle Act from 1 September, penalties on traffic violations up: Nitin Gadkari
Business

Govt to implement 63 clauses of Motor Vehicle Act from 1 September, penalties on traffic violations up: Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari said that a Rs 14,000 crore project has been prepared by the government to identify accident blackspots and plug gaps in highways to reduce casualties.

Errant drivers have two days to mend their ways: Starting 15 August traffic violation fines are set to shoot up and here's what breaking the rules will cost
India

Errant drivers have two days to mend their ways: Starting 15 August traffic violation fines are set to shoot up and here's what breaking the rules will cost

Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill passed last month has raised penalties for many offences under the Motor Vehicle Act and added new offence and penalties.

Delhi court directs complete ban on cycle rickshaws by 17 Feb, call them 'menace' to public safety
India

Delhi court directs complete ban on cycle rickshaws by 17 Feb, call them 'menace' to public safety

A Delhi court has directed the police to ensure a complete ban on 'jugaad' vehicles or cycle rickshaws fitted with modified scooter engines in the city terming these as "menace" to public safety.

GST compensation cess bill tabled in Lok Sabha; replaces ordinance on new tax rates for select motor vehicles
Business

GST compensation cess bill tabled in Lok Sabha; replaces ordinance on new tax rates for select motor vehicles

GST Council meeting on 5 August had recommended a 10 percent increase in maximum rate at which compensation cess can be collected on certain motor vehicles

Court proceedings against cab aggregator Uber put on hold by Delhi High Court
News & Analysis

Court proceedings against cab aggregator Uber put on hold by Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court held up the trial court proceedings against Uber India in respect of challaning and impounding of vehicles operating under its banner.

Ola, Uber officials summoned by Delhi court for violation of fare rules, hearing on 11 December
India

Ola, Uber officials summoned by Delhi court for violation of fare rules, hearing on 11 December

A Delhi court on Monday summoned as accused app-based cab service providers, including Ola and Uber, for allegedly violating permit rules.

Banning 10-year-old diesel vehicles in Delhi-NCR out of National Green Tribunal's purview: Centre
India

Banning 10-year-old diesel vehicles in Delhi-NCR out of National Green Tribunal's purview: Centre

The National Green Tribunal's historic order banning 10-year-old diesel vehicles in Delhi-NCR "violated" the law and the authority to fix the age of a vehicle lay with the Executive, the government has said.

Laws and order
Auto

Laws and order

Does the updated Motor Vehicle Act ignore two-wheeler riders?

Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Bill 2016 gets Cabinet’s approval
Auto

Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Bill 2016 gets Cabinet’s approval

New bill proposes to amend 68 of the 223 sections in the existing Motor Vehicle Act

Pay double fine to traffic officials and avoid appearing in front of court
Auto

Pay double fine to traffic officials and avoid appearing in front of court

The accused will also have a provision to sign up for community service

NGT cannot ban old diesel vehicles: Government of India
Auto

NGT cannot ban old diesel vehicles: Government of India

The Government of India’s affidavit states the Motor Vehicle Act doesn’t have a provision to deregister vehicles!

Car driven by a minor in Pune leaves one dead, two injured
India

Car driven by a minor in Pune leaves one dead, two injured

In an incident that took place in Ekbote colony, Ghorpade Peth, in Pune, a 15-year-old boy who was driving a car, ran over three people

Teen charged with culpable homicide in Mercedes hit-and-run case is a repeat offender
India

Teen charged with culpable homicide in Mercedes hit-and-run case is a repeat offender

Last year, the minor was also challaned thrice — for over-speeding in April and June and wrong parking in February.

16 automotive trends for the year 2016
Auto

16 automotive trends for the year 2016

Happy New Year petrolheads! The soothsayers at OVERDRIVE tell you what to expect this leap year

Helmets to be given to customers at the time of vehicle purchase: Madras HC
India

Helmets to be given to customers at the time of vehicle purchase: Madras HC

Directing the centre to issue a direction to helmet manufacturers to provide "helmet lock" as a component and not as an accessory, the Madras HC said "two helmets should be given to people at the time of purchase of a vehicle.

Woman booked for drunk driving abuses cops, locks herself inside car in Mumbai
Mumbai

Woman booked for drunk driving abuses cops, locks herself inside car in Mumbai

In yet another case of drunk driving, a woman, when stopped by the police in Bandra region of Mumbai, locked herself in her car and hurled abuses at the police for close to two hours.

Maharashtra government plans to formulate its own Transport Act
Mumbai

Maharashtra government plans to formulate its own Transport Act

Maharashtra government is planning to formulate a separate law for the state on the lines of the Centre's Motor Vehicles Act, which will allow it to take action against those who flout transport rules.

AAP govt seeks control over Delhi Traffic Police, to meet top cops soon
Delhi

AAP govt seeks control over Delhi Traffic Police, to meet top cops soon

In a move that can reignite the debate over who should control Delhi Police, the new AAP government today said that it will try to bring the Traffic Police under its ambit to improve the traffic situation in the national capital.