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Prepping for house parties

On the other hand, Lord of the Drinks, a chain of restro-bars, spoil their guests with highly appealing alchoholic beverages.

19 Jul 2019 1:24 AM

Call a cab

While cabs have redefined comfortable rides in cities, not everyone is satisfied with the service.

28 Feb 2019 12:28 AM

Health benefits of using public transport

Lower obesity rates linked with public transportation use: Study.

30 Jan 2019 8:39 PM

World’s first Hyperloop passenger capsule unveiled

The world’s first full-scale passenger Hyperloop capsule gets ready to head to Toulouse R&D facility for optimisation.

02 Oct 2018 8:55 PM

‘Boost public transport for smaller cities’

Bhopal tops for lowest overall emissions and energy use from urban commute.

25 Aug 2018 1:14 AM


Mumbai fares well among megacities for emission

It has the 2nd lowest emission from urban transport.

25 Aug 2018 1:12 AM

Niti Aayog to set electric vehicle target for state public transporters

The government wants to encourage indigenous production of electric vehicles.

08 Jul 2018 11:01 AM

Women’s safety panel for more cops at varsities

The six-member committee was formed in March last year by L-G Anil Baijal post-Nirbhaya incident.

23 Jun 2018 6:28 AM

‘Delhi to overtake Tokyo as most populous city by 2028’

Urban growth will surge most in India, China and Nigeria, claims a UN report.

18 May 2018 5:43 AM

Centre approves 6.67 km Metro extension

About 81 per cent progress of civil work and 55 per cent of overall financial progress of the project has already been achieved.

17 May 2018 6:27 AM


London bans junk food ads on public transport to fight child obesity

Almost 40 per cent of children aged 10 and 11 in UK city are overweight or obese, according to research compiled for Britain’s parliament.

12 May 2018 8:26 AM

Hybrid theory falls flat at BKC

The BEST administration also plans to add more bus stops on long routes for hybrid buses.

25 Apr 2018 12:22 AM

Volvo Cars seeks incentives to push hybrid vehicles in India

Volvo Cars is also considering engine assembly line at its Bengaluru plant to reduce import duties.

22 Apr 2018 1:48 PM

Public transport embraces CNG

Yogesh kambli, an Uber aggregator, said that it takes 30 minutes to an hour fill CNG at petrol pump stations.

15 Apr 2018 2:06 AM

25 AC buses to start services from Monday

Buses are going to provide point-to-point services.

17 Mar 2018 2:07 AM


Private vehicles increase, few takers for public ones

While private vehicles are increasing, the passengers of public transport are decreasing constantly.

09 Mar 2018 7:09 AM

Free public transport for older adults tied to less depression

A key limitation of the study is that they did not have information on whether study participants lived in urban, suburban, or rural areas.

10 Feb 2018 6:26 PM

Free pass for public transport for older adults lowers risk of depression, say experts

Study finds increased eligibility for free bus pass led to 12 per cent decline in depression symptoms among elderly.

09 Feb 2018 8:11 AM

For transport department, 2017 was a tough year

A highlight of the year for the department was the appointment of Kailash Gahlot as the new transport minister, by CM Arvind Kejriwal in May.

31 Dec 2017 1:48 AM

Get in line

The problem, however, is not isolated to trains but to the civic sense of people overall.

12 Dec 2017 12:19 AM