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Drunken Driving

375 drunk driving cases registered during Holi

Around 11,000 traffic violations reported in city.

04 Mar 2018 1:44 AM

435 posts to check drunken driving

Special arrangements have been made particularly for the areas in vicinity of Connaught Place.

31 Dec 2017 1:37 AM

Mumbai: Police constable arrested for drunken driving

The constable was booked under relevant sections of the Motor Vehicles Act and the Maharashtra Prohibition Act, he said.

02 Oct 2017 2:36 PM

Gurgaon: Drunk politician’s kin abuses police

He smashed a beer bottle in his head and alleged that police personnel had hit him with a baton.

03 Jul 2017 2:33 AM

Court likens drunken drivers to suicide bombers, sends offender to jail

Such drivers on the roads are no less than the suicide bombers, says District and Sessions Judge.

08 May 2017 3:41 PM


Delhi court sends man to jail, says drunken drivers like suicide bombers

It refused to let off the man on a fine, saying doing so would convey the message that he can get away by just paying some money.

08 May 2017 2:38 PM

Uber may face $1 million fine over California drunken-driving complaints

The commission inquiry found that in only 21 of those cases did the company conduct any follow-up driver investigation

14 Apr 2017 5:25 PM

Age Debate: Safety or job killing?

Shutting bars in roadside hotels and restaurants won’t make our highways safer.

13 Apr 2017 3:23 AM

Tame killer highways, liquor ban just optics

Curbing drunken driving requires that drivers, a small fraction of all travellers, be targeted. Most travellers are passengers.

08 Apr 2017 3:57 AM

Drunk DU students chase Smriti Irani's car, FIR filed

FIR has been filed under Sec 354 D (stalking) and Sec 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman) of the IPC.

02 Apr 2017 9:03 AM


High-end cars turning killers on wheels

Under-age kids being allowed to drive by negligent parents.

19 Mar 2017 2:00 AM

Marginal decline in drunk driving cases this Holi

The police recorded 4,531 instances of drunken driving and other vehicular irregularities including triple-seat and helmet-less riding.

15 Mar 2017 5:24 AM

Panel wants culpable homicide tag for drunken driving deaths

The committee also suggested that if the drunk driver commits an accident, 'his action should not be construed as mere negligence'.

09 Feb 2017 8:14 AM

Delhi: Man dashes into pole near Czech embassy, dies

The deceased’s wife, however, sustained only injuries and is in a stable condition.

05 Feb 2017 6:33 PM

Court order raises doubts on accuracy of alcometers

The court also said that the metropolitan magistrate was not justified in convicting and sentencing the appellant.

01 Feb 2017 1:44 AM


16 motorists were jailed for drunk driving daily last year

Anyone who has consumed more than 30 mg alcohol is penalised for drunken driving.

31 Jan 2017 2:00 AM

Etah tragedy raises questions about bus service in Delhi schools

In the last one year, 189 private school vans were prosecuted for the violation of permit conditions.

21 Jan 2017 3:25 AM

Delhi: 889 prosecuted for DUI on New Year eve

The number has almost doubled from the count on New Year’s eve last year said officials.

02 Jan 2017 12:10 PM

85 per cent Delhiites continue to drink in public, cars

Delhi witnessed 1,500 deaths due to drunk driving in 2015.

23 Dec 2016 2:27 AM