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Columbia's panic button is unsafe for its users

A GPS-enabled "panic button" that Colombia's government has issued to about 400 people that is supposed to help them could be exposing them to more peril.

BMC installs GPS devices in garbage vehicles

The project was initiated in 2012 after complaints that garbage was not collected from various parts of the city.


GPS devices go missing from nearly 1,800 DTC buses, FIRs lodged

The GPS devices were installed to help improve the service ahead of the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

1,800 of 3,700 GPS devices go missing from DTC buses

DTC had installed GPS devices in 3,700 buses with an aim to improve bus service ahead of the CWG in 2010.

Gurgaon to get more GPS-enabled buses

To improve public transport in Gurgaon and enhance security of women commuters,the Haryana State Transport Department plans to increase the number of buses in its fleet and install CCTV cameras and GPS devices on buses.

All public vehicles to have GPS devices by Feb 20

All auto-rickshaws, gramin sewas, contractual buses, among other vehicles, have been asked to get GPS devices installed.


Militants travelled 38 km in India,used GPS device,mobile phone

The international border in Paharpur village is fenced,but parts of it are porous because of a nullah that flows into Pakistani territory.

BMC mulls GPS devices on water tankers

To curb water theft from tankers,the civic administration is considering installing Global Positioning System (GPS) devices on water carriers.

CCTV cameras on buses: 8 months on,it's still on paper

Concerns over safety of commuters on public transport were raised soon after the December 16 gangrape.

On govt table: Making GPS must in every public vehicle

Proposal will be before Cabinet next month; fallout of Dec 16 gangrape