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Feb 07, 2019
Sonia Gandhi leads Congress MPs in table thumping to laud Nitin Gadkari's performance as transport ministerThere were reports in August 2018 that Sonia had written to Gadkari thanking him for his "positive response" to road issues she had raised relating to her constituency Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh.
Aug 27, 2018
China censures ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing after rape and murder of passenger in Wenzhou cityChina's transport ministry on Sunday slammed Didi Chuxing's safety lapses as the ride-hailing giant said it would suspend its Hitch service after the rape and murder of a passenger, the second such killing this year.
Apr 05, 2017
Hit by liquor ban, Daman, Goa and others seek National Highway denotificationThe SC verdict had come on a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) alleging that nearly 1.42 lakh people died per year in road mishaps and the drunken driving is a major contributor.
Jul 14, 2016
India to get its first driverless pod-taxis in GurgaonLooks like North India will be getting the first pod-taxi in India for decongesting traffic woes faced by many communters. Work on India's first Metrino pod-taxi line is expected to begin by the end of this month.
Apr 28, 2016
Nitin Gadkari, a man who can't stop dreaming of an Indian wonderland: A Firstpost exclusiveIndia will be a changed place in terms of infrastructure before 2019, Nitin Gadkari said during a 50-minute exclusive interview with Firstpost
Sep 23, 2015
Helmets to be given to customers at the time of vehicle purchase: Madras HCDirecting 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.
Apr 09, 2015
'Don't kill innovation': Transport min does a u-turn, now bats for Uber and OlaIndia's transport ministry will ask states to allow U.S.-based taxi-hailing firm Uber and its local rival Ola to operate, a senior official said, in a move that could help clear regulatory ambiguity faced by the companies in New Delhi.
Apr 06, 2015
Govt mulls pan-India ban of Uber, Ola, and TaxiForSure appsThe government is mulling blocking mobile taxi hailing apps of Uber, Ola and TaxiForSure all over the country, with the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) seeking views from the Transport Ministry for the same.
Jan 05, 2015
Indonesia cracks down on aviation sector after AirAsia QZ8501 crashHighlighting the depth of Indonesia's air safety problems, the transportation ministry revealed harsh measures on Monday against everyone who allowed AirAsia Flight 8501 to take off without proper permits.