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How a cheap component could help kill off combustion cars

May 31, 2022 9:08 am

Supplies of the auto part were choked by the war in Ukraine, which is home to a significant chunk of the world's production

SC permits registration of BS-VI light and heavy diesel public utility vehicles

March 22, 2022 7:08 pm

The order was passed after perusing the report of advocate A D N Rao, appointed as amicus curiae, who told the court BS-VI light and heavy diesel vehicles used for public utility and essential services may be permitted to be registered.

Bengaluru transport officials seize 17 high-end cars for plying without valid documents

August 24, 2021 7:22 am

“The Rolls Royce is probably last owned by a prominent Bollywood star. But we are checking the details and none of the vehicle users could produce valid documents as mandated by the central government rules,” Transport Commissioner said.

Uptake of vehicles dips substantially

March 06, 2021 3:42 am

The Economic Survey report of 2020-21 stated that the total number of vehicles in Maharashtra stand at 3.86 crore - an increase of 2.3 per cent over last year. The total number of vehicles as per the previous year's report had increased by 6.6 per cent.

Abandoned vehicles: Set up toll-free number for complaints, Maharashtra govt tells civic bodies

September 19, 2018 7:59 am

The state government said the Bombay High Court has directed it to establish a system for tackling the issue of abandoned vehicles on city roads as they create hurdles in traffic flow as well as cleanliness and security.

Tata Motors net soars threefold to Rs 2,502 crore

November 09, 2017 7:14 pm

Medium and heavy commercial vehicle segment grew by 28 per cent, while ILCV surged 35 per cent and small commercial vehicle volumes rose 38 per cent, the company said.

Soon, city may see one lakh more vehicles on its roads

June 19, 2017 3:22 am

As of March 2017, the number of vehicles in Mumbai stands at more than 30 lakh.

Gurgaon slow to implement court orders on expressway

January 28, 2015 3:45 am

The orders were passed by the Punjab and Haryana High Court last year.

Slump fails to put brakes on sale of four-wheelers in city

January 02, 2014 4:17 am

According to data from Mumbai,1.23 lakh vehicles were registered in 2013 as against 1.19 lakh in 2012.

ASHA 2.0: Barmer block’s healing touch on tablets

August 25, 2013 1:36 am

Change instant as sahyoginis now have health records of villagers on fingertips


Lawyers protest turn violent in Lucknow

February 10, 2016 3:37 pm

Lucknow, Feb 10 (ANI): Following the death of a lawyer in Lucknow, hundreds of lawyers in the capital city of Uttar Pradesh went on a rampage to protest against the alleged murder of an advocate of the Allahabad High Court. The violent mob destroyed dozen of vehicles and set two buses and a building on fire. A lawyer, Shravan Verma, was allegedly murdered in the Naka area of Lucknow. An FIR has been registered by the local police and three arrests have been made in connection with the case.

Nation on high alert ahead of Republic Day

January 25, 2016 5:50 am

New Delhi/Mumbai/ Srinagar, Jan 25 (ANI): Security has been beefed up in the entire nation ahead of Republic Day celebrations. Various check-posts have been set up in the national capital. The security forces have been kept on high alert in regard to the celebrations as they continued checking and frisking vehicles. Security arrangements have tightened at the Chattrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai. High alert has been issued in Jammu and Kashmir, especially in view of the recent Pathankot terror attack. Police personnel have been deployed in strength in the city, particularly around Bakshi Stadium, the venue for the main Republic Day parade in the Valley, to foil any attempts by militants.

Delhi police conducts mock drill ahead of Republic Day

January 22, 2016 7:19 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): The Delhi Police conducted massive mock drills in the national capital ahead of the Republic Day celebration. A number of prominent Delhi areas, including Hauz Khas and Khan Market, were evacuated during the drill. Bomb disposal squads, quick response teams, emergency response vehicles, fire tenders, ambulances etc were present on the spot. The prime objective of the drill was to check the alertness of the security forces amid a high alert situation.